2013-12-16

Women's Rights Advocate Paid Her Nanny Three Dollars An Hour

Women's Rights Advocate Paid Her Nanny Three Dollars An Hour
An Indian diplomat who championed women's rights is being criminally charged in New York for paying her female nanny $3.31 an hour and lying about it on the woman's visa application. Devyani Khobragade, India's deputy consul general for political, economic, commercial and women’s affairs, was arrested and handcuffed this week as she dropped her daughter off at a Manhattan school. ...
Unfortunately for Khobragade, visa fraud isn't covered for diplomatic community under the Vienna Convention.