NEW YORK (Diya TV) – In New Jersey, Indian American gas station owner Bobby Madaan is being praised for helping an abducted woman escape from her captor. Madaan kept the woman in a back room until authorities arrived. Her alleged kidnapper was arrested and is now facing numerous charges.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with a high powered US Congressional delegation led by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer to strengthen ties between both countries, especially in the areas of collaborating on security and emerging technology.

Former US president Jimmy Carter has decided to spend his final days in hospice care so he can be with family by his side instead of dealing with more treatment at the hospital. At 94 years old, Carter is the oldest living President.

Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.