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Apple showcases Indian-origin women techies’ power on world stage

New Delhi, Oct 19 | It was Indian-origin women techies' turn to take the centre-stage as Apple unveiled its next line-up of products, including...

Modi, Biden launch ‘new chapter’ in India-US ties to face tough...

New York, Sep 24 | "We're launching a new chapter in the history of US-Indian ties and taking on some of the toughest challenges...

17 Indo-Canadians elected MPs as Trudeau fails to win majority

Toronto, Sep 21 | Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus gamble to seek a majority by calling a snap election has not paid off even...

Andhra CM writes to Jaishankar about ill-treatment of workers in Bahrain

Amaravati, Sep 13 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has written to external affairs minister S. Jaishankar about several Indian workers...

3 Punjabi men arrested in Canada for sex trafficking

Toronto, Aug 26 | Three Punjabi men have been arrested from Brampton city in Canada for using an underage girl in sex trade.While Amritpal...

US tech fraud: 1 Indian-origin entrepreneur sentenced, another arrested

By Arul LouisNew York, Aug 26 | An Indian-origin tech entrepreneur has been sentenced for fraud and another has been arrested in a separate...

Reached India with just a pair of Kurta: Af returnee

New Delhi, Aug 24 | Amid the ongoing chaos and unrest in Afghanistan, the Indian government is continuously engaged in evacuating Indian nationals stranded...

Dubai allows Indian expats with expired residence visa to return

Dubai, Aug 24 | In a move that brings relief to thousands of Indian expats, Dubai announced it will allow them to come back...

Hindus, Sikhs among 20K Afghans to be resettled in Canada

Toronto, Aug 14 | Canada will admit 20,000 vulnerable Afghans, including Sikhs and Hindus, as Taliban fighters gain control of major parts of the...

Punjabi trucker held for smuggling 83 kg cocaine into Canada

Toronto, Aug 14 | A Punjabi truck driver has been arrested here for smuggling about 83 kg of cocaine from the United States into...

New initiative by Indian Embassy in Saudi Arabia to help students

Riyadh, Aug 11 | The Indian Embassy in Saudi Arabia will launch the Indian Education Forum to not only facilitate higher education of Indian...

Biden, Harris pledge to work with Asians on immigration reforms

By Arul LouisNew York, Aug 6 | US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have pledged to work with the Asian community...

Indian-American girl in Johns Hopkins’ world’s ‘brightest’ list

New York, Aug 3 | Indian-American schoolgirl Natasha Peri, 11, has been named in the worlds "brightest" students list based on results of above-grade-level...

Rohit Ghai among top Michelin star chefs to dazzle Dubai Expo...

By Joy ChakravartyDubai, Aug 3 | Rohit Ghai, one of the hottest Indian chefs on the planet, is all set to tickle the palate...

Singaporean rapper Yung Raja pays ode to Rajinikanth in ‘Spice Boy’

Singapore, July 30 | Singaporean rapper Yung Raja revealed his brand-new single "Spice Boy", paying an ode to superstar Rajinikanth.The 26-year-old bilingual rapper...

Indian-origin residents in S.Africa arm to defend themselves

By Anwesha BhaumikDurban, July 16 | Indian-origin residents in South Africa have organised armed groups to defend their families and businesses following the ongoing...

Punjabi trucker arrested in Canada for smuggling cocaine

Toronto, July 9 | A Punjabi trucker has been arrested in Canada for smuggling about 112.5 kg of cocaine into the country from the...

94% of patients with cancer respond well to Covid vax: Study

New York, July 3 | Nearly 95 per cent of people with cancer developed a good immune response to the Covid-19 mRNA vaccines three...

Emiratis banned from travelling to India, 13 other nations

By Joy ChakravartyDubai, July 2 | UAE authorities have prohibited Emiratis from travelling to 14 countries, including India, amidst fears of the highly...

Cabinet nod for India-Nepal MoU on health research

New Delhi, June 30 | The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to two pacts signed between India and Nepal for joint research...

Indian artist gets UAE’s coveted Golden Visa

Dubai, June 30 | An Indian artist, who has been living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) since 2007, received the Gulf nation's coveted...

India-Abu Dhabi flight suspension extended till July 21: Etihad

Abu Dhabi, June 29 | The Abu-Dhabi based Etihad Airways on Tuesday that suspension of flights from India to the United Arab Emirates' (UAE)...

Emirates expects to resume Dubai-India flights from July 7

Dubai, June 28 | UAE flag carrier Emirates has announced that it expects to resume its Dubai-India flights from July 7 after operations have...

Scientists may need to rework on genes that control ageing: NIH

New York, June 27 | Only 30 per cent of human genes, that are traditional hallmarks of ageing, may be directly involved in the...

Two Kerala Ayurveda docs get UAE Golden Visa

Abu Dhabi, June 26 | Two Ayurveda doctors, who are originally from India's Kerela state and now based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE),...

Johns Hopkins-supported app to guide Covid patients at home in India

Bengaluru, June 24 | A team of developers in India has created a new app that is supported by Johns Hopkins University in the...

US FDA approves drug developed by Indian-American’s firm

Washington, June 22 | The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug manufactured by the Virginia-based Sarfez Pharmaceuticals, which is owned...

Two Indian workers die in Nepal fire

Kathmandu, June 20 | Two Indian nationals died in a fire that broke out at a steel factory in Nepal's Bara district.The victims have...

Three Punjabis appointed Ministers in Ontario

Toronto, June 19 | Three Punjabis were appointed as Ministers in a Cabinet reshuffle in Canada's Ontario province.Moga-born Parm Gill, 47, was on Friday...

Accolades for Nadella from home state Andhra

Amaravati, June 18 | Accolades and congratulatory messages poured in for Satya Nadella, who was elected as Microsoft Chairman even as he held the...

Indian-origin Judge nominated to Canada SC

Toronto, June 18 | Indian-origin Justice Mahmud Jamal has become the first non-white person to be nominated to the Supreme Court of Canada.He has...

Rotary Clubs in UK donate O2 concentrators to TN hospitals

Chennai, June 17 | Twenty Rotary Clubs in the UK and the Rotary Club of Madras Chenna Patna jointly donated oxygen concentrators and medical...

UK Chancellor in-laws hit with £5.5m bill in Amazon India tax...

New Delhi, June 14 | A joint venture between UK Chancellor Rishi Sunaks billionaire in-laws and the internet retailing giant Amazon is in a...

Indian-origin journo wins Pulitzer for exposing China’s Muslim detention camps

By Arul LouisNew York, June 12 | Indian-origin journalist Megha Rajagopalan has won the US' top journalism award, the Pulitzer Prize, for innovative investigative...

Cyclists set to embark on epic royal adventure

London, June 11 | The British Asian Trust presents 'Palaces on Wheels', a unique 420-km cycling event that visits some of the UKs...

BJP most popular party among Indian diaspora in US: Survey

By Arul LouisNew York, June 11 | While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the most popular Indian political party among the Indian diaspora...

1 in 2 Indian-Americans discriminated in past yr: Study

Washington, June 10 | A new study has revealed that one in two Indian-Americans have reported being discriminated against in the past one year.The...

Thanks to Yusuf Ali, Keralite gets freedom after 6 years

Thiruvananthapuram, June 9 | Finally, it was a much awaited and perhaps a walk to freedom by Beks Krishna, when he landed at the...

UAE-based Indians cancel summer holiday plans

Dubai, June 7 | Several United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Indian expats have either cancelled or put their summer vacation plans on hold in the...

Indian-American artist joins California’s anti-Covid campaign

San Francisco, June 4 | Indian-American artist Sunroop Kaur has joined California's "Your Actions Save Lives" campaign aimed at providing information about how to...

For Punjab-born German poet, charity amidst pandemic lies at heart

BY VISHAL GULATIChandigarh, June 1 | As Punjab-born German writer and four-times Poet-Laureate, Rajvinder Singh, saw painful images of Covid-19 patients dying due...

Tech company admits to H1-B visa fraud involving Indians

By Arul LouisNew York, June 1 | A technology company has admitted to committing fraud to bring Indians on the coveted H1-B visas to...

Emirates further extends suspension of passenger flights from India

Dubai, May 31 | UAE flag carrier Emirates has announced the further extension of its passenger flights from India until June 30 in the...

IT, diaspora bodies launch ‘Covid Dawakhana’ in rural Telangana

Hyderabad, May 28 | The Telangana Information Technology Association (TITA) and the American Telangana Society (ATS) have come together to launch health services to...

Indian-American nominated for key Commerce Dept job

Washington, May 28 | US President Joe Biden's administration has nominated another Indian-American, Arun Venkataraman, to a key position in the Commerce Department, according...

Stranded Indian frontline workers request entry into UAE

Dubai, May 27 | Indian frontline workers, who have contributed to the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) fight against the Covid-19 pandemic and are currently...

Indian-origin family hailed for returning lost $1mn lottery ticket

New York, May 25 | An Indian-origin family that owns a store in Massachusetts is being hailed for their honesty for returning a $1...

Emirates extends suspension of passenger flights from India

Dubai, May 24 | UAE flag carrier Emirates has announced the extension of its passenger flights from India until June 14 in the wake...

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realme elevates Madhav Sheth to lead brand expansion globally

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Smartphone brand realme on Friday said it has elevated Madhav Sheth as President of the International Business Unit (IBU),...