Category: NRIs Corner

How Sunita Williams is continuing her career in space

Washington: Indian-origin astronaut Sunita Williams is now helping privately-held companies like Space X and Boeing to develop their new spacecraft…

New antibiotic may help combat superbug infection

London: A new antibiotic which is capable of killing superbugs and has been successfully used to treat an infection could…

Canadian held at Delhi airport with fake ticket

New Delhi: The CISF has caught a Canadian national for entering the airport here on a fake ticket, an official…

Indian-origin physiotherapist in Singapore jailed for molestation

Singapore: An Indian-origin physiotherapist has been sentenced to 11 months in jail and three strokes of caning for molesting a…

Indian-origin researchers develop handy blood pressure app, hardware

New York: To get the accuracy of cuff devices and the convenience of mobile device apps, a team led by…

Indian origin schoolgirl drowns in swimming pool in Jeddah

JEDDAH: A 10th grade student of Indian origin drowned in a swimming pool during a community gathering in the Saudi…

Punjab CM expresses grief over death of Indians

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday expressed grief over the death of Indians kidnapped by the Islamic State…

Kuwaiti tortures Indian domestic worker

Kuwait City:Police here are looking for a Kuwaiti accused of torturing his Indian domestic worker. The Indian woman had a…

How Indian-origin billionaire plans to beat Tesla

CANBERRA: British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta has revealed plans to build the world's biggest lithium ion battery in South Australia. South…

Indian American-led team chasing information leakers at Facebook: Report

San Francisco: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has reportedly deployed "secret police" to catch and punish information leakers at his company…

Indian-Origin woman goes missing after boarding train from Mumbai

Mumbai: A 76-year-old NRI woman went missing after boarding a long distance train from the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) in…

Indian businessman in Ghana deported

Accra: Ghana's Supreme Court has set aside an order by an Accra High Court for the restoration of the residence…

Indian-origin archdeacon appointed Bishop of Bradwell in UK

London: An Indian-origin archdeacon in the UK has been appointed as area Bishop of Bradwell in the Church of England's…

Sikh student refuses to remove his turban, dragged out of UK nightclub

London: A Sikh law student in the UK felt "victimised" after he was dragged out of a bar because he…

Rahul meets Indian origin businessmen in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday met business executives of Indian origin in Malaysia and said he "valued…

IFFLA to screen ‘Chandni’ as tribute to Sridevi

Los Angeles: The 16th Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) here next month will have a memorial tribute screening…

BJP less concerned about peace, tranquility: Rahul in Singapore

Singapore: Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is on a three-day foreign trip that will also take him to Malaysia, on…

Prince Charles appoints Indian-origin steel tycoon as UK skills ambassador

Indian-origin steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has been appointed by Britain’s Prince Charles as an official ambassador for the Industrial Cadets…

Indian-origin family banned from flying baby girl to India for circumcision

London: A UK court has banned an Indian-origin family from flying their baby daughter to India because she is at…

Renowned Journalist Mirza Zabiullah Baig passes away in Madinah

Hyderabad: Alhaj Mirza Zabihullah Baig Mahajir Madinatul Munawwara passed away today after a brief illness in Madina Munawwara. He was…