Diaspora News

Last updated: Sunday, April 19, 2015 11:44:02 AM

Air Kerala request rejected, opposition blames government (LEAD, Changing dateline)
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, March 13 (IANS) The central government has turned down Kerala's request to allow its proposed airline Air Kerala to fly abroad even as the opposition in the state blamed the state government for failing to do its homework.

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 9:48:04 PM

Air Kerala not to fly overseas: minister
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The central government has rejected a Kerala government request to allow its proposed budget airline Air Kerala to fly to overseas destinations, as it does not meet the current norms for the purpose, parliament was informed Tuesday.

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 8:09:33 PM

Kerala to prepare database of its diaspora
Thiruvananthapuram, March 13 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Tuesday said his government has begun to prepare a database on the number of people from the state living abroad.

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 3:59:01 PM

Indian American hotelier Chatwal to invest in India
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Prominent Indian American hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal plans to invest Rs.45 billion (over $1 billion) in India by 2009 for setting up a chain of hotels, including a 7-star one.

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 1:28:31 PM

Indians set to be Canada's largest immigrant group by 2009 (LEAD)
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Indians are set to become Canada's largest immigrant group by 2009 even as Ottawa seeks to make India a priority country in its global business strategy, a top Canadian official said here Monday.

Monday, March 12, 2007 8:33:48 PM

'Indians will be Canada's largest immigrant group by 2009'
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Indians will become Canada's largest immigrant group by 2009 even as Ottawa is working towards a global commerce strategy with India as a priority country, a top Canadian official said here Monday.

Monday, March 12, 2007 7:02:58 PM

Indian shares rise on firming Asian markets
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Indian shares rose 0.14 percent Monday following firming up of Asian markets, buoyed by gains made by blue chip shares after recovering ground over the weekend.

Monday, March 12, 2007 6:44:07 PM

NRI uses new information law to beat corruption (SPECIAL)
An NRI has used a new Indian law to get his income tax refund without bribing. After waiting for five years without any reply from the income tax office, 60-year-old Tushar Dalvi, an NRI living in Mumbai, filed an application under the Right to Information (RTI) Act and got his refund pronto - in fact, in a week.

Sunday, March 11, 2007 12:02:55 PM

British widow offers Rs.2 mn for Bihar college
Patna, March 10 (IANS) An India-born British woman has offered a donation of Rs.2 million to a reputed Bihar college to fulfil the wish of her late husband.

Saturday, March 10, 2007 12:41:05 PM

Kerala budget promises to attract diaspora funds
Thiruvananthapuram, March 9 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac Friday announced the budget for fiscal 2007-08, saying it would help in tapping the remittances worth some Rs 200 billion by non-resident Keralites (NRKs) to build infrastructure in the state.

Friday, March 09, 2007 5:00:12 PM

News Diaspora Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.