Category: NRIs Corner

Indian-American mother’s crusade leads conviction of son’s murder

Carbondale: After a four-year crusade by an Indian-American mother seeking justice for her murdered son, the assailant has finally been…

Matrimonial disputes: MEA website to display summons to NRI husbands

New Delhi: In order to create a stronger deterrent for NRIs who have abandon their wives in India, the Ministry…

‘Deeply upset’, said chef Atul Kochhar after Dubai hotel cuts ties

DUBAI: Celebrity Chef Atul Kochhar on Wednesday said he was ‘deeply upset’ by a Dubai hotel’s decision to cut ties…

External Ministry to take strict measures against ‘deserter-NRI Husbands’

New Delhi: “NRI husbands” who often become deserters leaving their legally wedded wives in distress will now have their properties…

Indian Dhivya Suryadevara named GM’s CFO

Detroit: General Motors Co on Wednesday announced Dhivya Suryadevara as Chief Financial Officer as the successor to retiring Chuck Stevens.…

Anti-Islam tweet: Dubai hotel fires celebrity chef Atul Kochhar

DUBAI: Following his inflammatory tweet against Islam , Dubai's JW Marriott Hotel has cut ties with the prominent Indian-origin chef…

Indian-origin chef slammed for anti-Islam tweet

Dubai: An Indian-origin man who is the head chef of a popular Indian restaurant here is facing criticism for his…

Prominent Dubai chef Atul Kochhar slammed over ‘anti-Islam’ tweet

DUBAI: An Indian-origin man who is the head chef of a popular Indian restaurant in Dubai is facing criticism for…

Paralysed Indian worker flown back from UAE

Abu Dhabi: A 54-year-old Indian worker who was left completely paralysed after an accident in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)…

Kerala CM to launch NRI chitty in UAE next month

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government's dream programme to raise money from its diaspora through "chitties", or a chit fund scheme launched…

UAE-based Indian undergoes amputation after minor infection

Abu Dhabi: An Abu Dhabi-based Indian had to undergo amputation of his hands and legs following an unsuspecting small injury…

Inter-Faith Iftar at Islamic Center of Long Island

Two hours to sunset on a Wednesday, community members, clergy from various houses of worship, political leaders, Town Supervisors, Policemen…

Dubai court charges PIO for abusing ex-female employer

DUBAI:A 30-year-old Indian man has been charged by a court here after he allegedly made online and telephonic threats and…

‘Four Kerala policemen beat up my NRI brother, fractured his cheekbone’

Kochi: A non-resident Indian Usman, who had returned to his native state Kerala for the Ramadan holidays, was brutally beaten…

Mir Gazanfar Ali Zaki Awarded for Outstanding Contribution in Organizing Trade Events

“Businessmen in Saudi Arabia used to call me as NOKIA – Connecting People” – Mir Gazanfar Ali Zaki “Mir Gazanfar…

Kerala CM to launch NRI chitty in UAE next month

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government's dream programme to raise money from its diaspora through "chitties", or a chit fund scheme launched…

ASF, UVA organise ‘Kids Eid Gift Program’ for refugees in Austin

Austin: Ahlus Sunnah Foundation (ASF) and United Volunteers Association (UVA) organise a charitable event was able to complete another successful…

Indian-origin girl killed in S. Africa botched car hijacking

Johannesburg: A nine-year-old Indian-origin girl has died after being shot during an apparent botched car hijacking in South Africa, sparking…

Sushma oversees world Hindi conference preparations in Mauritius

Port Louis: Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday oversaw preparations for the 11th World Hindi Conference here in…

Indian American techie convicted of sexually assaulting ‘date’

Washington: An Indian American IT executive has been convicted of sexually assaulting, choking and beating a woman he met on…