Category: NRIs Corner

Professors Salim and Quarraisha Abdool Karim honoured with top US Award for ‘Breakthrough’ AIDS research

JOHANNESBURG: Professors Salim Abdool Karim and Quarraisha Abdool Karim, a globally-acclaimed South African Indian-origin researcher couple was honoured on Wednesday…

Sherin case: Indian-American foster mom denies any involvement

Houston: The foster mother of a 3-year-old Indian girl, whose body was found on Sunday from a culvert near their…

Australian university celebrates unique ‘Festival of India’

Sydney: The campus grounds of the University of New South Wales (UNSW) transformed into a "Little India" as the highly-rated…

India raises H1-B issue with US during secretary of state Rex Tillerson’s visit

New Delhi: India on Wednesday again raised the issue of H1-B visas with the US when External Affairs Minister Sushma…

Life could get tougher for techies, tighter H-1B visa verification, more site visits

Washington: The federal US agency that approves applications for the most sought-after H-1B visas needs to improve upon its current…

Indian Techies in US seek congressional help over green card quota

WASHINGTON: A group of more than 100 Indian techies on H-1B visas today knocked on the doors of US lawmakers…

Indian-origin campaigner named UK’s most influential black

London: An Indian-origin campaigner has been named the UK's most influential black person of the year for winning a legal…

Two Indian-Americans among minority business owners felicitated by Trump

Washington: President Donald Trump has honoured two Indian-American businessmen in recognition of their small but significant contribution to the US…

Father of missing 3-year-old Indian American toddler now says she choked on milk 

Houston:The foster father of a 3-year-old Indian girl, who is missing for over two weeks, has told police that his…

Police find body near missing Indian-American child’s home

Washington: Police have found the body of a child near the residence of 3-year-old Indian American Sherin Mathews who has…

Amarinder flays Canadian Sikh leader’s ‘self-determination’ remark

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday condemned Canada's New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh's remarks on "self-determination" for…

Indian-owned Indorama Corp builds West Africa’s largest polyolefins plant

Accra: The Indian family-owned Indorama Corp based in Singapore says it has in the past three years invested hundreds of…

H-1B worker’s children may now have to leave America

Children of skilled workers from India, who are holders of H-1B worker's Visas, referred to as ‘H4 Dreamers’, may also…

United States: Missing three-year-old Indian ‘most likely’ found

Houston: United States Police has likely found the dead body of a three-year-old Indian girl who went missing from her…

Soon, portal for NRIs, foreign applicants to track adoption applications

New Delhi: The central adoption body CARA is planning to set up a portal to help prospective parents from outside…

British-Indian couple raise allergy awareness in memory of daughter

LONDON: An Indian-origin couple based in London have launched a worldwide allergy awareness drive in memory of their nine-year-old daughter…

Indian-origin MP tables motion on Jallianwala Bagh in UK parliament

London: A senior Indian-origin MP in Britain has tabled a parliamentary motion seeking apology from Prime Minister Theresa May for…

Property Dispute: NRI shot dead in Punjab

Abohar, Punjab: In Balluana village of Fazilka district on Thursday Canada-based NRI Balkaran Singh Bhullar (57) was shot dead by…

Search for missing Indian girl in Texas continues

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has voiced "deep concern" over a three-year-old Indian girl in Texas who has…

Sunny Leone to perform in China

Beijing: Actress Sunny Leone will perform in China for the first time to celebrate Diwali on Thursday. "It's great to…