New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi, who is on a visit to Australia, Monday urged the Indian community there to play a more crucial role in strengthening ties between the two countries.
Monday, October 16, 2006 6:34:13 PM
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) With increasing numbers of fraudulent marriages being reported in the US, a leading Indian American attorney specialising in immigration laws says it is important for women to understand the US immigration laws and visa categories and check the groom's antecedents.
Sunday, October 15, 2006 9:09:20 AM
Jaipur, Oct 15 (IANS) More and more non-resident Indians (NRIs) are coming to Rajasthan not as mere tourists, but to get married here in true royal style.
Sunday, October 15, 2006 8:34:58 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 12 (IANS) Determined to eliminate red-tapism and an investor-unfriendly tag, Kerala Industries Minister Elamaram Kareem and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) are getting ready to welcome 50 non-resident Kerala industrialists from abroad to invest in the state.
Thursday, October 12, 2006 3:20:30 PM
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Delhi government will waive the 12.5 percent luxury tax on hotel tariff for delegates attending the 5th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) to be held here Jan 7-9 next year.
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 12:29:45 PM
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Doha Bank, which is awaiting the nod to open a branch in India, will soon offer e-remittances via a tie-up with State Bank of India, a bank official said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 10:43:19 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 10 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan, Tuesday said the state government is doing its best to see S. Sunil Kumar and Abdullah Pulikool, both Keralites currently languishing in a UAE jail get justice.
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 4:24:43 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 9 (IANS) For various reasons ranging from unattractive interest rates to better investment options elsewhere, Keralites working abroad are not saving their money in the Kerala banks.
Monday, October 09, 2006 2:45:22 PM
NRIs round the world are planning their trips to India these days as Diwali and Eid festivals approach. Hardly any plane seats are available to fly to India during this annual festive season rush that lasts beyond New Year's Day.
Monday, October 09, 2006 9:17:37 AM
Kolkata, Oct 9 (IANS) Indian American AIDS researcher Kunal Saha, fighting a case of medical negligence in India after his wife's death, has urged President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to order an independent inquiry into possible collusion between the country's highest consumer court and the accused doctors.
Monday, October 09, 2006 8:33:30 AM
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