Patna, Dec 7 (IANS) Former Mauritius Prime Minister Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam's native village Saran in Bihar will get a facelift as part of a plan to develop and strengthen roots of Indian origin people of Mauritius.
Thursday, December 07, 2006 3:00:19 PM
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India's premier Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB) is planning to launch a scheme to attract and help innovators in biotech and biogenomics start their own enterprise.
Thursday, December 07, 2006 12:35:49 PM
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) With only a month to go before the curtain rises for the 5th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), the annual conclave of the Indian diaspora, over 750 delegates from across the world have confirmed their participation.
Thursday, December 07, 2006 8:35:56 AM
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) A day after the coup in Fiji, India Wednesday said that people of Indian origin in the South Pacific island, who form 44 per cent of total population there, are safe.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 8:24:37 PM
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
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