Bangalore, May 18 (IANS) Sweets were distributed and prayers offered Sunday at the house of Sarang Mohammed Nayeem in Mangalore as the news of his release, after nearly a month in captivity in Afghanistan, reached his hometown.
Sunday, May 18, 2008 3:39:49 PM
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Indian national Mohammed Nayeem, who was kidnapped from Afghanistan's Herat province last month, has been released by his captors, the ministry of external affairs said here Sunday.
Sunday, May 18, 2008 9:30:22 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, May 17 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Saturday announced that the government would soon start a new company in which non-resident Indians from Kerala can invest.
Saturday, May 17, 2008 4:48:00 PM
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Strongly condemning an incident in the US earlier this month when an American student set a Sikh teenager's `patka' (small turban) on fire, the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (DSGPC) is publishing a booklet to generate awareness about the Sikh way of life there.
Thursday, May 15, 2008 4:14:14 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, May 15 (IANS) Students from Middle East schools, who took the Class 12 examination of the Kerala state board, have done well with five of the 10 schools recording 100 percent pass percentage.
Thursday, May 15, 2008 3:17:18 PM
Hyderabad, May 14 (IANS) The family members of the Indian student murdered near Birmingham last week have dropped their plans to leave for Britain after they were told her body would be flown home sooner.
Wednesday, May 14, 2008 5:58:27 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, May 14 (IANS) South Indians now lead the rest of the country in migrating to Canada and Australia and with a new set of rules coming out in these countries migration is going to go up by another 30 percent, said an official of an immigration consultancy firm Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 14, 2008 3:36:18 PM
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Meneka Bogollagama, a 20-year-old Sri Lankan studying in Delhi University (DU), believes the gruesome death of an Indian American student in the campus earlier this week has created a stir, but it doesn't make her feel unsafe.
Wednesday, May 14, 2008 3:29:11 PM
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) With autopsy report awaited, Delhi Police Tuesday failed to make any headway in the investigation into the kiling of an American Indian student in Mukherjee Nagar, area near Delhi University, a day earlier.
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 7:12:48 PM
Despite condemning black money, non-resident Indians have only helped to increase it. According to Aman Agarwal, professor of finance at the Indian Institute of Finance, New Delhi, the total amount of black money globally is estimated between $2.1 and 2.5 trillion. This is roughly about seven percent of the world's GDP.
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 10:31:07 AM
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