New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) India has the 'biggest' moral counter force to the 'militant adventurism' advocated by China and US on the global stage, says Robert Thurman, leading scholar, writer and the first American to be ordained as a monk in Tibetan Buddhism during the 1960s.
Monday, April 14, 2008 10:43:04 AM
Why haven't NRIs in the West invested in Africa? Perhaps due to the lack of information about high returns on investment. Perhaps due to the outdated perceptions and prejudices about Africa. Perhaps due to apathy about Africa as a growing market. Or perhaps due to violence that constantly bursts into headlines.
Monday, April 14, 2008 10:40:58 AM
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Indians are not only the largest minority living in Britain but also the most prosperous. The community has become so deeply enmeshed in British life over the past decades that it is making an appearance in works of fiction, such as that staple of popular reading - crime thrillers.
Monday, April 14, 2008 10:25:56 AM
Jalandhar, April 13 (IANS) The non-resident Indians (NRIs) from Punjab will now have an exclusive facility for filing their complaints with the Punjab police Sunday launching its specialised NRI police stations here and five other towns in the state.
Sunday, April 13, 2008 8:49:59 PM
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) Parents of Indian doctor Sabeel Ahmed, who has confessed to withholding information on the Glasgow Airport terror plot last year, are happy their son is returning home soon and has not been found guilty of involvement in any terror act in Britain.
Saturday, April 12, 2008 4:29:48 PM
Jalandhar, April 12 (IANS) Jalandhar-born Harjit Gill, the mayor of Gloucestershire, has raced ahead of the British royalty and Hollywood celebrities in an online voting to select the Top-100 people of the English county.
Saturday, April 12, 2008 12:04:27 PM
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) It was the India of the 1990s. The days of 'licence raj', when so much dirty money changed hands due to the government's restrictions on business, were drawing to an end. The country was at a crossroads.
Friday, April 11, 2008 8:33:48 AM
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Recalling his 'seminal contribution' to empowering the Indian diaspora in the US, Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi Thursday condoled the demise of Gopal Raju.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 9:20:38 PM
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) Thursday threatened to file a defamation suit against Kerala parliamentarian P.V. Abdul Wahab for calling a pilot a 'glorified driver'.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 5:55:55 PM
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee looks set to break the Riyadh jinx when he goes to Saudi Arabia April 19 for two days, a long-planned trip that was postponed more than once due to last-minute hitches.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 2:42:43 PM
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