Bangladeshi Immigrant, 22, Charged With Planning Times Square Attack
Saturday, June 8, 2019, 7:38 PM
An immigrant from Bangladesh who allegedly expressed support for the ISIS was charged Friday with planning an attack on New York's famed tourist destination Times Square. Ashiqul Alam, 22, sought to buy guns stripped of their serial numbers and ammunition from undercover investigators and surveilled the popular Manhattan district to identify the best place for an attack, according to the charges.
Sea Of Colors At Times Square As Sikh Community Celebrate Turban Day
Monday, April 15, 2019, 7:13 AM
A sea of colours and tradition of Sikh-culture inundated Times Square, crossroads of world, as members of the community tied turbans to thousands of New Yorkers and tourists in an annual fixture aimed at spreading awareness about the Sikh identity. Sikh organisation ''The Sikhs of New York'' organised annual Turban Day on Saturday in association with the Consulate General of India in New York.