'Life begins at 60' is coming true for India. Although 60 years is just a moment in time during the history of a country as ancient as India, 60 years after independence is a major landmark. And NRIs are gearing up to celebrate the event. Many NRI social welfare groups have set up special committees to hold the celebrations in different forms and styles.
Tuesday, June 12, 2007 8:05:34 AM
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Four more Indians have died in Cyclone Gonu that hit the gulf state of Oman last week, taking the toll to six, Minister of State for External Affairs E. Ahamed said Sunday.
Sunday, June 10, 2007 10:09:32 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, June 9 (IANS) A number of people returned home to Kerala, as air services to and from Oman resumed Saturday, four days after they were cancelled following a cyclone that hit the sultanate killing 61 people including an Indian in the Gulf region.
Saturday, June 09, 2007 7:39:27 PM
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi has assured the Indian community in Jamaica that the government was alive to the cultural needs of those settled abroad.
Saturday, June 09, 2007 4:21:13 PM
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) A law ministry official says there is nothing strange about a Delhi court allowing 'fugitive criminal' Maninder Pal Singh Kohli's extradition to Britain to face rape and murder charges provided he be not hanged if found guilty - though much of Europe abolished death penalty long ago.
Saturday, June 09, 2007 3:01:56 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, June 9 (IANS) Air services to and from Oman resumed early Saturday, four days after they were cancelled following a cyclone that hit the sultanate killing 25 people including an Indian.
Saturday, June 09, 2007 2:34:18 PM
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) It was the elaborate network of closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras at road intersections that helped British police zero in on Maninder Pal Singh Kohli for the 2003 rape and murder of teenager Hannah Foster and also helped them win a Delhi court order Friday for extradition of the British Indian.
Friday, June 08, 2007 10:32:26 PM
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday cleared the extradition of 'fugitive criminal' Maninder Pal Singh Kohli to Britain to stand trial for rape and murder of a British teenager with the stipulation that he be not hanged if found guilty.
Friday, June 08, 2007 7:55:31 PM
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Britain Friday welcomed the decision of a Delhi court to extradite fugitive British Indian Maninder Pal Singh Kohli to the country where he is wanted for the 2003 murder and rape of British teenager Hannah Foster.
Friday, June 08, 2007 7:30:34 PM
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) The Bengal Engineering and Science University (BESU) in Shibpur, near here, is all set to undergo a transformation to make it at par with world class institutions, thanks to the initiative of its global alumni association.
Friday, June 08, 2007 2:03:40 PM
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