Category: NRIs Corner

50 German students visit Chandigarh to strengthen bilateral links

Chandigarh: As part of their tour of India to strengthen India-German bonds and widen their own cultural horizon, a group…

India reiterates concern to US over H1-B visa issue

New Delhi: India on Tuesday reiterated its concern to the US over the latest bid to introduce stricter norms for…

NRI-run VPS Healthcare earmarks Rs 1,000cr for buyout

Mumbai: The son-in-law of the Lulu Group founder MA Yuzuf Ali and founder of VPS Healthcare Group, Shamsheer Vayalil, featured…

Akshay Ruparelia, an Indian-origin teenager is Britain’s youngest millionaire

LONDON: An Indian-origin teenager has become one of Britain's youngest millionaires after his online estate agency business got valued at…

Chef of Indian eatery fined for nuts in curry

LONDON: The chef of an Indian restaurant in the U.K. was fined over £2,300 for serving a chicken kurma curry…

Indo-American DJ wants to turn ‘KSHMR in Kashmir’ a reality

New Delhi: Indo-American DJ and record producer KSHMR, who is set for his maiden India tour starting here from October…

Texas police continues Search operation for missing Indian kid

New York: Texas police continues to look for clues in the disappearance of a three-year-old Indian girl, who was left…

Indian-descent woman left to die in car

New York: A woman of Indian-descent was left to die in a car by the driver who left her behind…

Madhuri is a natural singer: Raja Kumari

New Delhi: Grammy-nominated Indian-American songwriter Raja Kumari, who has worked with Madhuri Dixit Nene, finds Bollywood's dancing diva a natural…

Indian-descent woman die in car as driver flees

NEW YORK: A woman of Indian-descent was left to die in a car by the driver who left her behind…

Indian gets jail, caning for molesting nurse in Singapore

Singapore: An Indian businessman was sentenced on Friday to seven months in jail with three strokes of the cane for…

Arun Jaitley raises H-1B visa issue with US officials

Washington: Finance minister Arun Jaitley has raised the issue of reforms in the H-1B and L1 visa processes during his…

Indians spent $112 mn in buying property overseas

Indians invested USD 112 million last fiscal to buy immovable properties overseas, up nearly 60 times from 2005-06, says a…

Kerala to launch chit fund for diaspora to finance highways

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government aims to raise Rs 10,000 crore from non-resident Keralites (NRK) by launching a chit fund scheme…

US Justice & State departments agree to probe companies abusing Visa programs

WASHINGTON: The US Justice and State departments have agreed to share information in order to better probe companies that abuse…

Indian woman ends life as NRI husband does not pick up calls

A 37-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself, as her NRI husband did not pick up her calls on…

Indian origin Biswal appointed President of USIBC

Washington: Nisha Desai Biswal, former Indian-American assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asia has been appointed as the…

Indian-American Manoj Bhargava makes electricity as an enabler

NEW DELHI: Indian-American philanthropist Manoj Bhargava sees electricity as an enabler. It can help people make a living and “solve…

8 Indians hits jackpot by winning dirham 1 million each

DUBAI: Eight Indians hits jackpot by winning a whopping dirham 1 million (Rs. 1.7 Cr) each in a mega raffle…

Indian-origin man in US gets 20 years in prison for killing wife over affair

New York: A 48-year-old Indian-origin man in the United States has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for killing his…