Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 23 (IANS) Thirteen people, who say they suffered inhuman treatment in Kuwait because of fraudulent activities of a Kerala-based recruiting agency, Thursday narrated their travails to Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan and urged his intervention to free other immigrants in distress.
Thursday, November 23, 2006 4:25:15 PM
It's cheaper for NRIs to get married in India than in Britain or the US. Really? Now that's an absurd statement especially when one reads about the dream weddings like those of the maharajas that the rich and famous have for their children in India. Yes, you can spend millions of dollars for that 'maharaja' wedding in India to keep up with Joshis (not Joneses) or Mittals or Chatwals.
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 8:26:47 AM
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Indian entrepreneurs can use Fiji as the launch pad for the entire Pacific region, a visiting Fijian minister said Monday.
Monday, November 20, 2006 3:18:34 PM
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Each of a new series of awards instituted to recognise outstanding contributions made by Indian workers abroad will carry a citation and a cash of Rs.100,000.
Saturday, November 18, 2006 8:11:08 AM
Chandigarh, Nov 17 (IANS) The apex body of the Sikh politico-religious affairs Friday condemned the shearing of hair of an Edinburgh-based Sikh teenager by a group of white youths and called upon the British government to take urgent steps to prevent such incidents.
Friday, November 17, 2006 6:46:55 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 17 (IANS) The Kerala government Friday gave the nod for setting up a state-owned company, Infrastructure Kerala Ltd, to step up efforts to channel the remittances and investments of Keralites abroad.
Friday, November 17, 2006 4:51:33 PM
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Tuesday appointed Rajat M. Nag, a Canadian of Indian origin, as its new managing director general.
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 9:34:21 PM
On Board Air India One, Nov 14 (IANS) Vice President Bhairon Singh Shekhawat wants Indian industrialists to capitalise on investment opportunities offered by the Caribbean countries.
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 5:44:33 PM
Chandigarh, Nov 10 (IANS) Most Democratic Party winners in the United States may not have ever heard of Chandigarh but a group of non-resident Indians (NRIs) Friday showed victory of the party in the US elections could be celebrated thousands of miles and one time-zone away.
Friday, November 10, 2006 11:10:17 PM
Patna, Nov 10 (IANS) A British woman immersed her father's ashes in the rivers Ganga and Mahananda in Bihar to fulfil his last wish.
Friday, November 10, 2006 1:04:55 PM
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