Sushma Swaraj helps cancer-stricken man in France

Sushma Swaraj helps cancer-stricken man in France

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday directed Indian Ambassador to France Mohan Kumar to make arrangements for the travel of a
11 Jan 2017, 09:26 AM IST
Fraud-accused Indian-origin doctor in US to pay $250,000 to settle case

Fraud-accused Indian-origin doctor in US to pay $250,000 to settle case

An Indian-origin dentist is to pay $250,000 to settle a fraud case involving treatment of children enrolled in a government insurance for th
10 Jan 2017, 08:25 PM IST
Indian-Americans to celebrate Trump's inauguration with Presidential ball

Indian-Americans to celebrate Trump's inauguration with Presidential ball

Eminent Indian-Americans from across America are gearing to celebrate inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the US with a pr
07 Jan 2017, 12:37 PM IST
NRIs can deposit old notes till 30 June

NRIs can deposit old notes till 30 June

Indian citizens who are not resident of India will be able to exchange demonetised Rs500 and Rs1,000 notes at RBI offices till 30 June, the
07 Jan 2017, 10:51 AM IST
30 Indian-origin men, women feature in Forbes list of super achievers

30 Indian-origin men, women feature in Forbes list of super achievers

Over 30 Indian-origin innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders have featured in the 2017 edition of Forbes' list of super achievers under the a
04 Jan 2017, 03:47 PM IST


Indian teens get $100K prizes in Siemens science contest

Indian origin identical twin sisters and another teen got $100,000 grand prize scholarships in the 17th annual Siemens Math, Science and Technology Competition with their medical p
11 Dec 2016, 11:14 AM IST

Indian-origin man charged with murder in US

A 50-year-old Indian-origin man has been charged with murder for stabbing his wife to death on a street here after an argument.
06 Dec 2016, 12:53 PM IST

Dubai-based Indian girl wins International Children's Peace Prize

A 16-year-old Indian environmental activist based in the UAE has won this year's prestigious International Children's Peace Prize for her fight for climate justice and combating en
03 Dec 2016, 02:12 PM IST

Two Indian-American executives arrested on fraud charges in US

Two top Indian-American executives were today arrested in the US for allegedly misrepresenting their company's finances to inflate its stock price. 
01 Dec 2016, 01:42 PM IST

British Indians seek extension of deadline for exchange of old notes

British Indians are calling for an extension to a deadline which could see some of their cash become worthless by the end of December, as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's sho
30 Nov 2016, 12:00 PM IST

Dubai: Indian walked 1,000 kms over two years to get flight ticket back home

A 48-year-old Indian man in Dubai, who has been living in a public park and has no money for even a bus ticket, has walked more than 1,000 kilometres over two years to attend court
30 Nov 2016, 09:26 AM IST

Indian-American Kamala Harris a potential presidential candidate for 2020: US daily

Kamala Harris, the first Indian-American to be elected to the US Senate, is a potential Democratic presidential candidate for 2020 elections, a leading American newspaper said on T
29 Nov 2016, 11:10 AM IST

Indian student wins best film award in Singapore

Indian student Hitanshu Mehta was part of a team from Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) that won the ‘Best Film Award’ at the 48-Hour Film Horror Project Sin
27 Nov 2016, 05:01 PM IST

19 of 55 Indians stranded in Iraq return home

Nineteen of a group of 55 Indians, who were stranded in strife-torn Iraq, have returned home following efforts by the government. 
26 Nov 2016, 10:20 AM IST

Indian businessman gives Rs 1 million to compatriot living on terrace in UAE

An Indian philanthropist from Oman has given Rs 10 lakh to a jobless compatriot who has been living on the terrace of a building in the UAE for more than eight months without prope
26 Nov 2016, 09:28 AM IST

Indo-Americans hail Trump over Nikki Haley's nomination as US ambassador to UN

Cutting across party-lines, Indian-Americans in the US has hailed President-elect Donald Trump for nominating Nikki Haley as US envoy to the United Nations.
24 Nov 2016, 12:03 PM IST

Indian-American teenager wins $100K in top US quiz show

An Indian-American teenage boy has won USD 100,000 in a top US quiz show.
23 Nov 2016, 02:34 PM IST

Indian-origin Muslim woman wins local election in US

A Muslim-American woman, whose parents are from India and Pakistan, has won a key local election in the US state of Maryland that was dominated by anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim rh
22 Nov 2016, 09:30 AM IST

Indian-American woman attacked as bandana mistaken for hijab

A 41-year-old Indian-American woman has been racially attacked in the US state of California after a bandana on her head was mistaken as a hijab, the latest in a series of assaults
20 Nov 2016, 04:56 PM IST

Indian-origin woman sets record, completes 32,000 km road trip from UK to India

Bharulata Kamble, who has set a world record by driving solo 32,000km and become the first woman to complete the 2,792km Arctic Circle, on Sunday attributed the feat to her willpow
20 Nov 2016, 10:49 AM IST

Indian-American Nikki Haley being considered for US Secretary of State

Indian-American Nikki Haley will meet US President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday, the presidential transition team has said amid reports that the two-term Governor of South Caroli
17 Nov 2016, 01:57 PM IST

Four Indian-Americans elected to House of Representatives

Four Indian-Americans, including two women, elected to House of Representatives and the Senate in the historic US general elections are here for their first official Congressional
16 Nov 2016, 11:26 AM IST

Indian-origin Sikh student shot dead in US

A 17-year-old Indian-origin Sikh boy has been shot dead when he was returning home from work, prompting police to launch an investigation. 
15 Nov 2016, 02:32 PM IST

Indian-origin boy hangs himself after being bullied in UK

A 15-year-old Indian-origin boy hanged himself to death allegedly after being bullied in a school in the city of Leicester in the East Midlands region of England.
15 Nov 2016, 12:52 PM IST

Amul Thapar among potential nominees on Trump's list for SC judge nominees

Indian-American judge Amul Thapar is among the shortlisted potential nominees for US Supreme Court justices picked by President-elect Donald Trump.
13 Nov 2016, 04:47 PM IST