Thiruvananthapuram, May 26 (IANS) The Kerala government will soon introduce a contributory pension scheme for all non-resident Keralites (NRKs) - the first of its kind in India, state Labour Minister P.K. Gurudasan said here Saturday.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 5:29:12 PM
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi inaugurated the celebrations in India to mark the arrival of the first batch of Indians in Trinidad & Tobago in 1845.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 12:55:02 PM
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) With relations between India and Trinidad & Tobago (T&T) growing, India might just add one more item to its list of exports to the Caribbean nation in the days to come - the steelpan!
Saturday, May 26, 2007 12:26:46 PM
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 students in Gulf countries have recorded a 93.29 pass percentage this year - a decline of 1.13 percent in comparison to 2006.
Friday, May 25, 2007 5:07:11 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, May 24 (IANS) NRI deposits in Kerala's State Bank of Travancore (SBT) have grown by 9.14 percent to touch Rs.85.95 billion ($2 billion) in the last fiscal.
Thursday, May 24, 2007 2:19:27 PM
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) A total of 36,000 Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) cards have been issued to Indians living abroad till the end of 2006, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said.
Tuesday, May 22, 2007 7:49:50 PM
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The central government Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that it would fly the body of a slain Indian chef from Italy to the country, but only hand it over to his widow after she pays the Rs.300,000 expenses it would entail.
Tuesday, May 22, 2007 7:46:58 PM
During the 10 years of Prime Minister Tony Blair's rule in Britain, NRIs never had it so good. Or did they? As Indians in Britain bid goodbye to Blair and get ready to welcome Gordon Brown, they take stock of the decade gone by and wonder how will they fare in future.
Tuesday, May 22, 2007 12:19:01 PM
Jalandhar, May 22 (IANS) Monday evening was very special for the residents of Dakoha village on the outskirts of this bustling city as their former village boy Harjit Gill made history by taking over as the 527th mayor of the city of Gloucester in England.
Tuesday, May 22, 2007 10:57:04 AM
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Two Indians, who were kidnapped in Nigeria Saturday, are safe as the Nigerian government has begun negotiations with abductors for their release, India's deputy chief of mission in Abuja said Monday.
Monday, May 21, 2007 8:27:08 PM
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