Indian-American Sri Srinivasan is US appeals court’s chief judge, the country’s 2nd most powerful court

indica News Bureau- Sri Srinivasan has become the first Asian-American to serve as chief judge of the appeals court in Washington, United States (US). The 53-year-old was born in Chandigarh, when his father, late Thirunankovil Padmanabhan Srinivasan, was professor in Punjab University’s (PU) mathematics department. His parents eventually migrated to the US in the 1970s. Merrick […]

US Senate confirms Indian American jurist as judge

Arul Louis (IANS)-   The US Senate has confirmed the appointment of a controversial Indian American jurist, Neomi Rao, to an important judgeship that was vacated by an appointee to the Supreme Court. Her confirmation on Wednesday, March 14, came after days of opposition from both liberals and the hard right over her writings as an […]