Category: NRIs Corner

South African healer gets life term for beheading Indian-Origin woman

JOHANNESBURG: A South African traditional healer has been sentenced to life for motivating the brutal beheading of an Indian-origin woman…

Indian-origin professor gets USD 8.1 million grant for cancer research

Washington: An Indian-origin scientist in the US has been awarded a USD 8.1 million grant to support her research on…

Indian-origin kick-boxer facing charge of killing wife held for his mother’s murder

JOHANNESBURG: A 30-year-old Indian origin professional kick-boxer, who is facing the charge of killing his wife, has been arrested for…

Emirati woman saves life of Indian driver by using Islamic robe to douse fire

DUBAI: A quick-thinking Muslim woman saved the life of an Indian truck driver in the UAE when she saw him…

Indian Americans demand round-the-clock security for Kancha Ilaiah, condemn attack

Washington, Oct 1: An umbrella body of Indian-American progressive organisations here has strongly condemned the attack on renowned Dalit scholar…

Indian entrepreneur wins UK business award

London: A Ghana-based Indian entrepreneur has won a prestigious business award in the UK for his efforts to bring innovative…

Indian-American couple pledges $200 million to transform healthcare in India

Florida: With a $200 million commitment, an Indian American doctor couple has teamed up with a Florida university to bring…

Indian-Origin Man Jailed For Stalking Ex-Girlfriend In UK

LONDON: An Indian-origin man from west London has been sentenced to 10 years' imprisonment for stalking and threatening his former…

NRIs will not get another chance to deposit scrapped notes: Swaraj

Washington: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has ruled out any new window of opportunity for NRIs or people of Indian-origin…

Indian-American couple pledges $200mn to transform healthcare

Houston :An Indian-American doctor couple has donated a whopping USD 200 million to create a regional campus for a private…

Indian-American couple in Houston donates USD 250,000 for Harvey relief

Houston: An Indian-American couple in Houston donated USD 250,000 to the Houston mayor's fund for Harvey relief, set up in…

‘Alluring India 2017’ displays Indian Traditional & Fusion Fashion in Hungary

To celebrate the 70th Anniversary of India‚Äôs Independence, Embassy of India in collaboration with Mr.Vinay Gupta, Managing Director of Gait-N-Grace…

Saudi Binladen group to explore investment opportunities in India

On the Invitation of Saudi Binladeen Group Chairman, H.E. Md. Noor Rahman Sheikh, Consul General of India deputed a Team…

Aus school’s turban ban on Sikh boy wrong: tribunal

Melbourne :A Sikh family in Australia today won a legal battle against a Christian school which refused to enrol their…

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi gets top position in Democratic party’s task force on economy

Washington:Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi on Thursday was appointed to a leadership position in the Democratic party's new task force on…

Indian-origin men plead guilty in US call centre scam

New York :Four Indian-origin men have pleaded guilty to charges of their involvement in a multi-million USD telephone impersonation fraud…

Indian origin boy Mansour Anis, 14, flies plane solo in Sharjah, breaks world record

Dubai: A 14-year-old Indian-origin schoolboy in the UAE has become one of the youngest pilots to fly a single-engine aircraft,…

Indian passenger dies on Lufthansa’s Frankfurt-Mumbai flight

Mumbai: An elderly Indian passenger died of a cardiac arrest while travelling from Frankfurt to Mumbai aboard a Lufthansa flight,…

Indian-origin doctor appears in UK court over 118 sexual offences

London: A 47-year-old Indian-origin family doctor today appeared before the UK court charged with 118 sexual offences, including sexually assaulting…

Indian-origin appointed Singapore’s acting president

Singapore :J Y Pillay, an Indian-origin veteran civil servant, was today appointed as Singapore's acting president until a new head…