OGDEN, Utah (Diya TV) — A 15 year old is in police custody in Ogden, Utah in connection with the fatal shooting of 65 year old Satnam Singh, a convenience store owner. Singh was the owner of Super Groceries and revered for keeping his community together. A Change.org petition seeks to rename a street in honor of Singh. The teenage suspect could be facing a life sentence in prison if he’s charged as an adult.
AAPI Victory Fund Co-Chair and technology entrepreneur Dilawar Syed is joining the Biden administration as Deputy Administrator at the Small Business Administration. Syed played a large role in getting the Pakistiani community to turn out for the President in the November election. If confirmed by the Senate, Syed would be the highest-ranking Muslim American joining Biden’s team.
Yum Brands, the parent company of Taco Bell, acquired Indian A.I. company Kvantum led by IIT Delhi alums Harpreet Singh and Shilpi Sharma. Kvantum uses artificial intelligence to help companies optimize marketing spending. Singh & Sharma built the company without raising any venture capital.
Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.