Category: NRIs Corner

Seven Indians arrested in Nepal with drugs, weapon

Kathmandu: Seven Indians were arrested in Nepal's Biratnagar city on Wednesday along with huge cache of drugs and a weapon,…

Indian-American publisher acquires TV channel with eye on Indian market

New York: Indian-American publishing group Parikh Worldwide Media (PWM) has acquired ITV Gold cable TV channel with plans to enter…

With $69 bn, Indians are on top in sending money back home: World Bank

New Delhi: India topped as the highest recipient of remittances globally in 2017, with its diaspora sending back $69 billion,…

Goa MP asks Sushma to seeks release of Dubai ponzi scam convict

Panaji: Goa BJP MP Narendra Savoikar on Wednesday asked External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to secure release of Ryan de…

Indian woman’s body found in Sharjah house

Sharjah: The body of a 36-year-old Indian woman was found buried in a room of her house here, police said.…

Indian ladies in UK take message of ‘Beta Padhao, Beti Bachao’ to PM Modi

London: Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently met with the members of Indian Ladies in the United Kingdom (ILUK), Britain's largest…

Indian wins $1 million in Dubai

Dubai: A Dubai-based Indian national has won $1 million in Dubai's Duty Free Millennium Millionaire promotion. S.R. Shenay is the…

At $69 bn India highest recipient of remittances in 2017: World Bank

Washington/New Delhi: India topped as the highest recipient of remittances globally in 2017, with its diaspora sending back $69 billion,…

Indian-American teen wins $100K in Jeopardy college quiz contest

New Yor: Indian-American teenager, Dhruv Gaur, has won the $100,000 Jeopardy college quiz championship. The first-year student at Ivy League…

Indian American teen shot dead for firing on police

Washington: An Indian American teenager wanted on a felony firearms possession warrant was killed in police firing after he used…

India’s foreign policy done with level eyes: Modi

London: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that India's foreign policy is done with level eyes and that…

Indian envoy lays wreath on Begum Hazrat Mahal tomb

Kathmandu: India's Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri today laid a wreath on the tomb of freedom fighter Begum Hazrat…

#ModiNotWelcome: Kathua, Unnao cases shadow PM Modi’s UK visit

NEW DELHI: As PM Modi embarked his second visit to UK, he will be exposed to some unfriendly music on…

Indian dies in Iran road accident

New Delhi: An Indian national died and another was critically injured when a bus carrying a group of Indian pilgrims…

Blast near Indian Embassy in Nepal

Kathmandu: A bomb exploded near the Indian Embassy field office in Nepal's Biratnagar on Tuesday. IANS

Bodies of Indian family missing in US found

Washington: The bodies of all four members of an Indian family, which perished when their sport utility vehicle plunged into…

Sushma condoles death of four of Indian family in US

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday condoled the death of four members of an Indian family in…

Modi invokes Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal in address to diaspora in Sweden

Stockholm: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday invoked the achievements of pugilist M.C. Mary Kom and shuttler Saina Nehwal…

US embassy advises Indian travellers to apply early for visa

New Delhi: The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi has recommended travelers across India to apply early for U.S. visas due…

Bodies of Indian family missing in US found

Washington: The bodies of all four members of an Indian family, which perished when their sport utility vehicle plunged into…