Category: NRIs Corner

I want to take big swings at big names: Indian-American comedian Hasan Minhaj

New Delhi: From speaking of his own identity crisis while growing up in the US as an immigrant, to picking…

Kerala diaspora in Middle East helps flood victims

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala diaspora in the Middle East is extending help and support to those hit by the devastating floods…

Keralite in Gulf fired over insensitive remarks on flood-hit victims

DUBAI: A Gulf firm has fired a man from Kerala after he made insensitive comments on a social media post…

Kamala Harris to make first campaign endorsement

Washington: Kamala Harris, the first Indian-American to serve in the US Senate, is set to make her first endorsement in…

Sikh store-owner stabbed to death in US

New York: A Sikh store-owner has been stabbed to death in the US state of New Jersey, according to media…

US Ambassador meets Rijiju in Delhi

New Delhi: US Ambassador to India Kenneth I. Juster called on Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju…

Mushaira, Ghazal night in Auckland on September 1

Auckland: Lovers of Hindi and Urdu poetry and ghazals can dwell into the world of literature next month in Auckland…

Indian-American researchers unleash turmeric’s power to fight cancer

Bengaluru: A team of Indian-American researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and at the University of Utah…

DGCA to obtain report on de-boarding of Indian family in UK

New Delhi: Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu has directed the aviation regulator to obtain a detailed report from British Airways…

Sikh man attacked in US, Harsimrat thanks Swaraj for intervention

New Delhi: Union Minister for Food Processing, Harsimrat Kaur Badal, on Wednesday thanked External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj for…

US ambassador calls on J&K Governor

Srinagar: US Ambassador Kenneth I. Juster called on Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra here on Tuesday. Juster was accompanied…

Sunita Williams among 9 astronauts to fly into space from US soil

Washington: Indian-origin astronaut Sunita Williams is among the nine astronauts named by NASA on Friday for its first human spaceflight…

Abu Dhabi raffle: Indian expat wins 10 million dirhams

Abu Dhabi: An Indian expat on Friday hit a jackpot by winning 10 million dirhams in a raffle draw at…

Indian among three kidnapped, killed in Kabul

Kabul: An Indian national and two others working for international food company Sodexo in Afghanistan were kidnapped and killed by…

Indian wins $1 million in Dubai raffle

Dubai: An Indian national won $1 million in Dubai Duty Free raffle on Tuesday, officials said. Sandeep Menon, who is…

Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ahmad Javed welcomes Hajis

First Haj flight from India to Jeddah Haj Terminal arrived today at 8.40 AM, 50 minutes earlier than scheduled time.…

India secures release of 21 Indian fishermen from Iran

New Delhi: India has secured release of 31 fishermen from Tamil Nadu who were stranded in Iran after their employers…

2 Indian techies in US create India’s first SmartGaon: Modi

New Delhi: Indians abroad are still emotionally attached to their ancestral village, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday citing…

2 Indian techies in US create India’s first SmartGaon: Modi

New Delhi: Indians abroad are still emotionally attached to their ancestral village, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday citing…

Amendment to CrPC has been proposed for NRI marriage issue: Maneka

New Delhi: Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Friday said that amendment to Code of Criminal Procedure…