Category: NRIs Corner

Republican Hindu Coalition-backed candidate to challenge Indian American Congressman

New York: A candidate backed by the Republican Hindu Coalition (RHC) has announced she wants to challenge Indian American Democratic…

ED slaps Rs 1000-crore FEMA notice on NRI businessman

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued a fresh show-cause FEMA notice to NRI businessman C C Thampi for…

NRI Gujaratis reach home to support BJP

AHMEDABAD: NRI Gujaratis are descending on their home state to boost BJP’s poll prospects and express their support to fellow…

Sridevi doll in Singapore restaurant

Mumbai: A doll named after Bollywood icon Sridevi doll adorns a restaurant in Singapore. Her proud husband Boney Kapoor said:…

Indian-origin Yoga teacher lost 12,000 pounds via Facebook account

LONDON: An Indian-origin Yoga instructor lost nearly 12,000 pounds when fraudsters broke into his Facebook account and made transactions to…

Punjab govt to bring NRI Property Safeguard Act

PHAGWARA: The Punjab government would bring the NRI Property Safeguards Act within three months to solve problems of those residing…

AAP supporting Johal for sake of NRI funding

Chandigarh:The state BJP on Thursday condemned the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for rallying Johal. State BJP vice-president Harjit Singh Grewal…

India dubs Egypt Mosque attack as ‘heinous act of terror’

New Delhi: India has strongly condemned the Egypt Mosque attack that claimed over 200 lives and wounded scores of worshippers…

Does the US like Chinese more than Indians? Know the details

Washington: Does the US like Chinese more than Indians? An Indian applying for a non-immigrant visas to enter the US…

More NRI students at Business Schools in Canada

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU: Canada, which has been courting international students aggressively for about a decade now, has gained from Trump’s protectionist…

Great to be an Indian in the US right now: Vidya Vox

New Delhi: US-based YouTube star Vidya Vox says that, while growing up, she tried to shun her Indian heritage as…

1-month-old son found dead in car, Indian-origin man held in US

Washington: A 34-year-old Indian-origin man has been charged in the US with risk of injury to a child and evidence…

NRIs should be included in Aadhaar network: Goa Congress

Panaji: Non-resident Indians, temporarily living abroad, should be brought into the ambit of Aadhaar network, state Congress President Shantaram Naik…

Huge win for India! Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to ICJ

United Nations: Dalveer Bhandari received 183-193 votes in the General Assembly and secured all the 15 votes in the Security…

New York: Indian-descent father shot protect his son from robbers

New York: An Indian-descent father was shot and injured while trying to protect his son from robbers who tried to…

Indian-origin AIDS researcher Quarraisha Abdool Karim appointed UNAIDS

Johannesburg: Acclaimed South African Indian-origin AIDS researcher Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim has been appointed as a UNAIDS Special Ambassador for…

Indian-origin female officer jailed for maid abuse in Singapore

Singapore: An Indian-origin former army Warrant Officer was sentenced to four months and three weeks in jail on Monday for…

Indian-Origin Shefali named Seattle deputy mayor

CHENNAI: Having already gained kudos as a policy wonk in the field of transportation, 38-year-old Shefali Ranganathan of Chennai has…

Punjab Police deny British national Jaggi was tortured

Chandigarh: Rejecting allegations of torture of British national Jaggi, arrested in the cases of targeted killings of Hindu leaders, the…

Trump not anti-immigrant: Raj Shah

Washington: A prominent Indian-American, who holds a key position in the White House, has refuted the notion that US President…