Category: NRIs Corner

Watch 7 things about NRI home loans

NRIs and PIOs are a key segment of residential property consumers. Many NRIs buy residential properties in India for their…

Two-fold jump in NRIs registering as voters: Govt and EC data

New Delhi: The number of NRIs registering themselves as ‘ overseas voters ’ has seen a two-fold jump in the…

H-1B visa to get tougher as restrictions on selection

BENGALURU: Its bad time for US-Indian professionals, the Department of Homeland Security is readying a proposal that will make getting…

India to hold conference of parliamentarians of Indian origin

New Delhi: In yet another instance of the government giving priority to engaging with the Indian diaspora, India will host…

Indian-origin steel tycoon purchases ArcelorMittal’s US steelworks

London: UK-based Indian-origin metals tycoon Sanjeev Guptas Liberty House Group has completed the purchase of the South Carolina-based Georgetown steel…

Indian-origin driver among smuggling gang jailed in UK

London: An Indian-origin driver is among 10 members of a so-called "white van group" jailed for a total of 31…

Hyderabad: Abdul Raheem becomes victim of drunk driving, dies in New Zealand

Hyderabad: An Indian national hailing from Hyderabad was on Saturday has died in a road accident in New Zealand. The…

NRI Student killed himself in UK

LONDON: NRI student who had racked up debts with interest rates of up to 1,200 per cent hanged himself in…

Indian motel managers enslaved, abused compatriot in the US

Washington: Two Indian motel managers, including a woman, have pleaded guilty to conspiracy and enslaving a compatriot for well over…

Kidnapped Indian businessman in South Africa released after 137 days

JOHANNESBURG: A 76-year-old Indian businessman in South Africa who was allegedly kidnapped has been released after 137 days in captivity,…

NRI: Bank Employee jailed for money laundering in UK

LONDON: An Indian-origin Barclays Bank employee from London has been jailed for over six years for his role in a…

Telugu the language of Indian soft power: President

HYDERABAD: Telugu is a global language, it is the language of enterprise and technology, of Indian soft power and a…

India, Austria equally and differently beautiful: Austrian Ambassador to India

New Delhi: India and Austria are equally and differently beautiful with a lot to offer then what is stereotyped, and…

As Trump ignore high-tech visas, Indians crowds to Canada in Huge Number

TORONTO: ThinkData Works Inc., a big-data processing firm, just hired a software engineer from Brazil through Canada's new fast-track visa…

With 16mn, India tops world in number of migrants abroad

New Delhi: India tops the world in the number of migrants abroad and more than half of the 16.59 million…

Siasat Islamic calligraphy showcased at Telangana Day fest in Jeddah

JEDDAH — Indian Consulate with collaboration of Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN) conducted the two-day Telangana Day at The Indian…

NRI makes interest in Real Estate as RERA Kicking

NEW DELHI: Implementation of Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 will boost the Non-Resident Indian sentiments on Indian real…

South Indian dishes not only dosas, idlis: Chef Hari

New Delhi: South Indian cuisine is "very underrated" and goes much beyond dosas, idlis, says New York-based Indian chef Hari…

Nearly 13 pc dip in number of Indians visiting US

Washington: The number of Indians travelling to the United States dropped "significantly" in the first six months of 2017, with…

Indian woman denied UK visa because her English is too good

LONDON: An Indian woman has been refused a UK visa in order to be with her Scottish husband because her…