Category: NRIs Corner

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…

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…