New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) A global convention of non-resident Oriyas will be held here Dec 16-17 to promote investment and business opportunities in the eastern state.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 6:18:54 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) India Tuesday expressed concern about the coup in Fiji, the South Pacific island that is home to nearly half-a-million strong Indian diaspora, and hoped that power will be restored to the people at the earliest.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 6:38:28 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The US is considering a pact with India to refund social security contributions by Indians on their return even if they had not worked for a requisite number of years, a top official said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 5:27:21 PM
'Mummy, do we worship a monkey god?' asked a toddler in Britain. Such a question can be asked to any NRI mother, anywhere. The query would be difficult to tackle on the spur of the moment. What NRI children learn in school about their religion and gods is neither sufficient nor adequate - and sometimes incorrect! They have to respond to the comments, taunts and jibes from classmates. So they fall back upon their parents to give them the background; in most cases, they do not get it.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 8:44:10 AM
Mureka (Bihar), Dec 4 (IANS) It is a typically poor village in Bihar but with one key difference. A girl born here occupies a top judicial position in the US and the small village is waiting to felicitate her.
Monday, December 04, 2006 8:48:27 AM
Sensing India's high performance and huge potential, an NRI business consultant wants to set up an office to earn big money. He wants to know what his options are to establish his company's presence in India.
Saturday, December 02, 2006 8:49:19 AM
Bangalore, Dec 2 (IANS) SMS or short messaging service may soon be the ideal way to lend or borrow if a New Delhi-based software expert succeeds in perfecting the system for American markets.
Saturday, December 02, 2006 8:24:38 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 (IANS) Kerala should appoint a brand ambassador to boost its health tourism industry in the US, says an umbrella grouping of Malayalis based abroad.
Friday, December 01, 2006 1:05:16 PM
The global Indian family has its annual get together - the Fifth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) - Jan 7-9, 2007 in New Delhi. Around 2,000 non-resident Indians (NRIs) and People of Indian Origin (PIOs) from over 70 countries attend this jamboree to hobnob with 1,200 Indian delegates and renew their links with their motherland.
Sunday, November 26, 2006 8:36:31 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 23 (IANS) Thirteen people, who say they suffered inhuman treatment in Kuwait because of fraudulent activities of a Kerala-based recruiting agency, Thursday narrated their travails to Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan and urged his intervention to free other immigrants in distress.
Thursday, November 23, 2006 4:25:15 PM
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