Category: NRIs Corner

Indian student killed in Australia

Canberra: A 25-year-old Indian student was killed in Australia after meeting a woman he befriended on an online dating website.…

Modi thanks Uganda for hosting Indian community

Kampala: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked the Ugandan people and government for providing home to the Indian-origin community after…

Indian American couple started IT firm with $2K, makes $2 bn from its sale

NEW DELHI: Indian-American couple Bharat Sethi and Neerja Desai builds a fortune of $2 billion from sale of their IT…

Indian man shot dead in Canada, 2 charged

Ottawa: A 27-year-old Indian man has been shot dead in his home in Canada's Brampton city, police said. Two suspects…

21 Indian-origin persons sentenced in massive call centre fraud in US

Washington: Twenty-one Indian-origin persons have been sentenced here to up to 20 years for their role in a massive India-based…

Indian-origin landlord jailed for fire deaths in UK

London: An Indian-origin landlord in the UK who failed to fit smoke alarms inside a house owned by him leading…

Passports of runaway NRI husbands cancelled

NEW DELHI: A senior official of the Ministry of Women and Child Development said today that the passports of eight…

Amarinder urges Sushma to ensure safety of Sikhs in Afghanistan

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has urged External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to take all possible steps to ensure…

Indian teenager among three killed after two planes collide mid-air in US

Washington: An Indian teenager has been killed along with two other persons after two small planes collided mid-air in the…

Indian teenager among 3 killed in US plane collision

Washington: An Indian teenager has been killed along with two other persons after two small planes collided mid-air in the…

Indian found dead in UAE

Abu Dhabi: An Indian expat who had been missing here for a week was found dead, police said. Jabar K.P.,…

India, Bahrain make pharma a key area of cooperation

(19:28) New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) In an important boost to the Indian healthcare industry, India and Bahrain on Sunday…

Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ahmad Javed meets Minister of Haj and Umrah

H.E. Mr. Ahmad Javed, Ambassador of India, met the Minister of Haj and Umrah, H.E. Dr. Mohammad Saleh bin TaherBenten,…

Indian family receives wrong body after mix-up in UAE

(16:34) Abu Dhabi, July 14 (IANS) A bereaved Indian family in Kerala, grappling with the untimely demise of their relative…

Don’t allow pro-Khalistani meet in London, India tells Britain

New Delhi: India said on Thursday it had asked Britain not to allow a meeting of pro-Khalistanis scheduled in London…

Indian dies in New Zealand road accident

Wellington: A 27-year-old Indian man died in a road accident in New Zealand's Tauranga city on Wednesday, police said. Parminder…

Over 30,000 cases of wives abandoned by NRIs pending in Punjab

Chandigarh: The Punjab State Women's Commission on Friday said over 30,000 legal cases pertaining to Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) from the…

Telangana student Sharath Koppu shot dead in US

KANSAS CITY: A 26-year-old student from Telangana was shot dead by a suspected robber at a restaurant here in the…

Sushma’s intervention ends ‘status quo’ for aggrieved woman in Canada

New Delhi: The intervention of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday led to police clearance certificate (PCC) being issued…

Dubai honours Indian expat for ‘green message’

Dubai: The Dubai Municipality has honoured a 10-year-old Indian expat who turned his love for the World Cup into an…