Category: NRIs Corner

Indian origin American killed, another injured in US shootings

Washington: An Indian-American man was killed and another man was critically injured when a convicted gunman opened fire at two…

Indian-American killed, another injured in shootings at US stores

WASHINGTON: An Indian-American was killed and another critically injured when a man opened fire in two convenience stores in the…

8-year-old Indian-origin Girl Cracks UK’s Maths Hall of Fame

London: An eight-year-old Indian-origin schoolgirl has entered the UK’s Mathletics Hall of Fame, an online mathematics-based competitive tool aimed at…

“Make Immigration Equal”: wife of Indian techie, killed in US hate crime

WASHINGTON: The US immigration system must be quicker and equal for all and the government should remove the per-country cap…

Ex-Maharashtra bureaucrat arrested in UAE, following interpol notice

NEW DELHI: A former Maharashtra government bureaucrat, wanted in a money laundering case, was arrested by the UAE police on…

NRI Anaesthetist commits suicide over divorce in UK

LONDON: An Indian-origin anaesthetist who was heartbroken after receiving divorce papers from his wife committed suicide by taking an overdose…

‘Everything is fair in love’: Indian man sneaks on to Sharjah runway to meet fiancee

Sharjah: A 26-year-old Indian engineer in the UAE, who sneaked into the Sharjah International Airport runway to catch a plane…

Saudi national cultural festival honours India, is biggest in Gulf

Riyadh: Al Janadria, the national cultural festival of Saudi Arabia that has India as the 'Guest of Honour' country this…

Bid to enact ‘Sherin’s Law’ in Texas gaining momentum: Report

HOUSTON: Efforts to have a new law in the US state of Texas which would make it a felony to…

Republican Hindu Coalition-backed candidate disqualified in Congressional primary poll

New York: A candidate backed by the Republican Hindu Coalition (RHC), Vandana Jhingan, who wanted to challenge an Indian Democratic…

Indian wins $2.7mn jackpot in Abu Dhabi

Dubai: An Indian in the UAE has won a lottery worth 10 million Dirhams ($2.7 million) jackpot in Abu Dhabi…

UK Visa: Indians have to pay double health surcharge from later this year

UK: Indian students and professionals in UK have to pay more health surcharge from later this year than the previous…

Indian American Physician Mohsina Laliwala honored with the top Doctor Award

Chicago: An Indian-American internal medicine physician Dr Mohsina Laliwala with NorthShore University Health System has been recognized as the 2017…

Indian-Americans hold rally to support merit-based immigration

WASHINGTON: Several hundred highly-skilled Indian workers, in long agonising green card wait, from across the US along with their children…

USIBC lauds India’s Budget

Washington: The US-India Business Council (USIBC) has lauded India's 2018-19 Union Budget, saying it displays the Indian government's commitment to…

Kerala budget allocates Rs 80 crore for diaspora initiatives

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala budget for the 2018-19 fiscal saw the largest ever allocation of Rs 80 crore being set aside…

NRI in UK killed ex-wife for trying to date

LONDON: An Indian-origin man in UK on trial for killing his ex-wife and then stuffing her body into a suitcase…

NRI school Principal attacked for hijab ban gets UK government support

LONDON: An NRI school principal, who was likened to German dictator Adolf Hitler for banning wearing hijab by girls under…

Indian-American woman, son found dead at Virginia home, both were shot

WASHINGTON: An Indian American woman and her son have been found dead at their home in a Virginia suburb of…

Indian-American charged for bribing US official

WASHINGTON: An Indian American, who is a former CEO of an IT company based in Detroit, has been indicted for…