Category: NRIs Corner

NRI from UK defrauded of Rs. 2 Lakh over visa extension

MUMBAI: A UK citizen of Indian origin was allegedly duped of Rs. 2 lakh by a woman who claimed that…

New forums for integrating Kerala NRI into state’s economy: Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: New forums like a chamber of commerce in all regions the Kerala NRI is settled, a body for all…

Indian girl Sherin Mathew’s foster father charged with her murder in US

DALLAS, TEXAS: The foster father of the three-year-old Indian girl found dead in a culvert in Texas last October has…

NRI-Google techie held for molesting US woman

New Delhi: A 22-year-old NRI, working as a Google techie, has been arrested for allegedly molesting a US woman here…

India signs pact with UK on illegal migrants

New Delhi: India has signed an MoU with the United Kingdom to enable the return of illegal migrants within a…

Australian leader to seek extradition of Indian hit-and-run accused during India visit

MELBOURNE: Premier of Australia's state of Victoria Daniel Andrews will seek the extradition of an Indian driver, who allegedly killed…

Cow vigilantism a ‘nasur’ for India, says Tanzanian lawmaker of Indian- origin

NEW DELHI: A Tanzanian lawmaker of Indian- origin said on Tuesday that he was deeply concerned over cow vigilantism in…

Indian-origin stripped off his US citizenship, has been living ‘illegally’ since 1991

WASHINGTON: A naturalized American from India has been stripped of his US citizenship, the first case under a government initiative…

Relief for Indian techies, US says no change in H-1B visa extension policy

Washington: In a relief for Indian techies, US authorities on Tuesday said that the Trump administration is not considering any…

Lay-offs in ITsectors, H-1B visa rules spook techies

HYDERABAD: Increasing number of layoffs in ITsectors along with the recent proposal by the US government to end extension of…

Rahul’s next foreign trip will be to Canada, Singapore

Manama: After Bahrain, Congress President Rahul Gandhi's next foreign trip would be to countries like Canada and Singapore followed by…

India faces lack of jobs, rise of divisiveness: Rahul

Manama: Highlighting how job creation in India is at an eight-year-low, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said the two…

India Liberalised FDI makes hot biz spot for NRI investors

Abu Dhabi: India’s liberalised foreign direct investment policy, especially regarding the participation of Non-Resident Indians in its economy as domestic…

Centre suspends US adoption agency for “negligence” in Sherin Mathews Death

NEW DELHI: The Centre has suspended an US adoption agency for "negligence" in its assessment of adoptive parents of three-year-old…

Indian- origin man wins dirham 12 million in UAE draw

An Indian man in the UAE has hit a jackpot by winning a whopping dhirham 12 million ($3.2 million) in…

‘Euphoric reception’ for Rahul Gandhi on his arrival at Bahrain

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi arrived in Bahrain on Monday as part of his outreach to the Indian diaspora.…

Indian-origin banker named best governor of Asia Pacific

Singapore: Ravi Menon, a prominent Indian- origin banker in Singapore has been named as the best central bank governor in…

Indian-American woman to run for US Congress

Washington: Indian-American politician Aruna Miller has filed nomination papers to run for the US Congress from a Congressional seat in…

Asean centrality essential for Indo-Pacific peace, prosperity: India

Singapore: India on Sunday reiterated that the leadership and centrality of the southeast Asian region is essential for the peace…

Trade between India and Canada up by 30%: Canadian envoy

Kolkata: Highlighting on bilateral co-operation to promote and foster trade and multilateral relations between Canada and India, its envoy to…