Chandigarh, June 13 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Wednesday asked Britain to send English teachers to schools in the state's rural areas to help teachers and students sharpen their skills in English.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 9:11:13 PM
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Poland could soon witness a large influx of Indian workers, particularly in the construction sector, after the two countries sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to streamline labour migration to the East European country.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 6:57:12 PM
Kochi, June 12 (IANS) There has been a spurt in the number of visa applications to Britain since the opening of the Visa Facilitation Service (VFS) centre in Kochi in May 2003.
Tuesday, June 12, 2007 10:51:32 AM
'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
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