Thiruvananthapuram, June 2 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi Tuesday said his ministry will prepare and maintain a register of all Indians studying abroad and streamline campus placements to foreign universities following a spate of attacks on Indian students in Australia.
Tuesday, June 02, 2009 4:09:54 PM
Panaji, June 2 (IANS) The racial attacks on Indian students in Australia should prompt the Indian government to increase the number of higher learning institutions in this country, says Goa NRI Commissioner Eduardo Faleiro.
Tuesday, June 02, 2009 3:45:38 PM
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) A week after clashes involving rival Sikh groups in a Vienna gurdwara, India Monday said it was awaiting the outcome of the probe by the Austrian authorities who had assured their 'full cooperation and assistance to bring the guilty to justice.'
Monday, June 01, 2009 8:15:40 PM
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday said that India was in touch with Australia over protests by Indian students alleging racist attacks and expressed the hope that their problems will get 'sorted out'.
Monday, June 01, 2009 1:25:26 PM
Chandigarh, May 31 (IANS) Amidst the spurt in attacks on Indian students in Australia that many say are racially motivated, the cousin of Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has alleged foul play in the death of his son in Melbourne May 7.
Sunday, May 31, 2009 4:52:28 PM
Kolkata, May 30 (IANS) The West Bengal government will rebuild 400 kms of embankments destroyed by Cyclone Aila in the mangrove forests of Sundarbans in an effort to save the region from any more floods in the coming monsoon.
Saturday, May 30, 2009 5:15:08 PM
Chandigarh, May 30 (IANS) Racist comments against Indian students in Australia are quite common and the recent spate of attacks on the community is not new, say Indians who have been to that country and come away with unhappy memories.
Saturday, May 30, 2009 1:30:30 PM
Thrissur (Kerala), May 29 (IANS) The family of a nurse who died in Britain more than two months ago is waging a legal battle to get back her body so she can be buried in this Kerala town.
Friday, May 29, 2009 8:14:32 PM
Hyderabad, May 29 (IANS) Tirthala Chidambar Rao Friday received an Australian visa for travelling to Melbourne to visit his son Sharavan Kumar, who was injured in an alleged racist attack by two youths, the family said.
Friday, May 29, 2009 7:29:09 PM
New Delhi/Melbourne, May 29 (IANS) With more attacks being reported on Indian students in Australia Friday, its government assured India that the students would be protected from violence that is perceived to be racist and is leading to growing insecurity among more than 80,000 students.
Friday, May 29, 2009 6:39:20 PM
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