New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) India Wednesday sought clarification from the Malaysian government on the reported freeze on recruitment of Indian workers in that country.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 4:27:43 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) They are one of the most distinctive groups at the ongoing sixth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) here, not just because of their youth, but also because of the rainbow colours they wear - the bright shades of traditional Indian clothes.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 12:49:25 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Indian government will not intervene in criminal cases against Indian designer Anand Jon, who faces a slew of charges related to sexual assault and molestation in the US, said E. Ahamed, minister of state for external affairs.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 8:47:18 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Overseas Indians could strengthen their cultural bonds with the mother country by setting up new cultural institutions, funding museums and training institutes of performing arts.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 8:20:20 PM
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Michael S. Owen, the US consul general in Mumbai, inaugurated a medical camp in a village in Kutch region of Gujarat Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 7:25:06 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Inviting overseas Indians to invest in health and education, deputy chairperson of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia Tuesday said that India needed more investment in these sectors to take the country to a higher growth circuit.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 6:58:12 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Indian government has the right to play a role when Indian communities abroad are in trouble while at the same time respecting the sentiments of the host country's government, according to former UN under-secretary general and author Shashi Tharoor.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 6:57:54 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Mauritius Prime Minister Navinchandra Ramgoolam asked the global Indian diaspora to grab the opportunity that India was providing as it rose to become a global power.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 3:02:48 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The annual engagement of the Indian government with its estimated 25 million diaspora began here Tuesday with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announcing an advisory council to tap its huge talent pool and a helpline-equipped centre being set up to help migrant Indian workers in distress, particularly in the Gulf region.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 3:02:24 PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday said the national capital would overcome its power problems within the next three years with as much as 7,000 MW of power expected to be generated.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 1:19:48 PM
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