Category: NRIs Corner

Indian wins lottery before leaving UAE

Abu Dhabi: An Indian expatriate won a 7 million dirham ($1.9 million) lottery for a ticket he purchased at the…

Trump names Indian-American to key role in appointment of SC justice

New York: US President Donald Trump has appointed an Indian-American official, Raj Shah, to a key role in the contentious…

Arrest in threats to kill senior Indian-American official’s children

New York: A person has been arrested and charged with threatening to kill the children of Ajit Pai, the head…

Indian-American Congresswoman arrested in Washington anti-immigration protest

Washington: Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal was arrested along with 575 other women during a protest staged here against US President…

Dedar Singh Gill, an Indian-origin lawyer appointed to Singapore Supreme Court

Singapore City: An top Indian-origin intellectual property litigator in Singapore has been appointed as a judicial commissioner of the country's…

Myanmar maid charged with Indian-origin woman’s murder

Singapore City: A Myanmarese maid in Singapore was charged on Wednesday with the murder of a 70-year-old Indian origin woman…

5 Indian-origin men jailed for killing Sikh man

London: Five Indian-origin men have been jailed here after being found guilty of killing a Sikh man in a vicious…

Five Indian-origin men jailed for killing Sikh man in London

LONDON: Five Indian-origin men have been jailed here after being found guilty of killing a Sikh man in a vicious…

NRI matrimonial disputes: WCD awaits law ministry nod for changes

New Delhi: The ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) on Monday said that it was waiting for a nod…

Trump’s treatment of migrants crime against humanity: Indian-origin Senator

Washington: Indian-origin Senator Kamala Harris has accused the Trump administration of committing "crimes against humanity" after she visited an immigration…

Abu Dhabi firm compensates Indian amputee

Abu Dhabi: An Abu Dhabi-based Indian, who lost his hands and legs following an injury at work, has been paid…

Indian woman gives birth in Bangladesh railway station

Dhaka: An Indian woman gave birth to a baby inside the toilet of a railway station here, a media report…

US to exit UN Human Rights Council: Reports

Washington: The US plans to announce its withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday, media reports said.…

Indian origin hotelier in car park row with Heathrow Airport

London: An Indian-origin hotel tycoon in Britain is locked in a legal battle with Heathrow Airport over his plans to…

Canadian citizen among four held as Punjab Police bust drug racket

Chandigarh: The Punjab Police on Sunday claimed to have busted an international drugs smuggling racket with the arrest of four…

Body of man who came from Dubai found in Kashmir

Jammu: The body of a 50-year-old man who came home from Dubai to celebrate Eid was found on Sunday in…

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…