Migraines that affect vision may increase irregular heartbeat risk (18:44)
New York, Nov 15 (IANS) People who experience migraine with visual aura may have an increased risk of irregular heartbeat, and as a result stroke, say researchers including one of an Indian-origin.
Indian jailed for killing woman in Singapore road crash (17:10)
Singapore, Nov 15 (IANS) A 48-year-old Indian national has been sentenced to 10 months in jail and banned from driving for eight years for killing an elderly woman in a fatal accident while he was drunk.
Indian student dies of flu in Dubai (15:12)
Dubai, Nov 15 (IANS) A 17-year-old Indian girl studying in a Dubai school has died after contracting flu, making it the second such death in two weeks, authorities said.
Pregnant Indian-origin woman shot in UK, baby survives (16:26)
London, Nov 14 (IANS) An eight-month pregnant Indian-origin woman was killed with a crossbow by a man believed to be her former partner at her home in east London.
4-year-old Indian boy returning from Umrah dies on flight (15:18)
Abu Dhabi, Nov 14 (IANS) A four-year-old Indian boy died on a flight due to epileptic seizures on his way back from Saudi Arabia after performing Umrah with his family.
India, US discuss free Indo-Pacific, cooperation in defence, trade (15:06)
Singapore, Nov 14 (IANS) India and the US on Wednesday discussed their roles in a free Indo-Pacific region and cooperation in defence and trade sectors during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit here.
Trump names Indian-American woman to prestigious judgeship (13:02)
By Arul Louis
New York, Nov 14 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has announced that he is nominating an Indian-American woman, Neomi Rao, to the senior judgeship that was vacated by Brett Kavanaugh when he was elevated to the Supreme Court.
Can managing cholesterol reduce Alzheimer's risk? (18:18)
New York, Nov 11 (IANS) Managing cholesterol might help reduce Alzheimer's risk, says researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who identified a genetic link between the progressive brain disorder and heart disease.
Sikh farmer inducted into Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame (09:20)
Toronto, Nov 11 (IANS) A Canadian Sikh farmer, who is the country's biggest cranberry grower, has made history with his induction into the Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame.
UK police officer jailed for killing Indian-origin shopkeeper (14:28)
London, Nov 10 (IANS) A police officer in the UK has been jailed for 18 months for causing the death of an Indian-origin shopkeeper by dangerous driving.
Indian worker found hanging in UAE accommodation (14:28)
Sharjah, Nov 9 (IANS) A 25-year-old Indian worker was found hanging in his accommodation here, a Sharjah Police official said.
All 4 Indian-American members of Congress re-elected (22:36)
By Arul Louis
New York, Nov 7 (IANS) All the four Indian-American Democrat members of the House of Representatives were re-elected in Tuesday's election and a member of the community won the Attorney General's position in Wisconsin state.
Indian-American charged with H-1B visa, mail fraud (16:28)
Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) An Indian-origin man has been charged in the US with H-1B visa and mail fraud, officials said.
US journalist alleges rape by Akbar, he says it was consensual (Roundup) (19:38)
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Journalist-turned-politician M.J. Akbar, who quit as Union Minister after charges of sexual harassment by many journalists, has now been accused of rape by US journalist Pallavi Gogoi. Akbar said they had a "consensual relationship" even as his wife accused Gogoi of lying.
Venkaiah Naidu opens Global Expo Botswana 2018 (14:00)
By Christine Nayagam
Gaborone, Nov 1 (IANS) Indian Vice President M. Venkaiah has said that India and Botswana were amongst the fastest growing economies in the world, with growth rates of over 7 per cent a year, adding that their bilateral trade had increased by an impressive 27 per cent over the period of one year.
Indian man nearly drowns at Dubai beach (17:40)
Dubai, Oct 31 (IANS) An Indian man was rescued after nearly drowning at Dubai's popular JBR beach, the media reported on Wednesday.
Indonesia widens search area for crashed plane wreckage, victims (Second Lead) (17:00)
Jakarta, Oct 30 (IANS) Indonesian search and rescue teams on Tuesday widened the search area as they looked for the fuselage, black boxes and victims of the Lion Air plane that crashed in the Java Sea a day earlier with 189 people on board.
Indian techie couple falls to death in California park (14:10)
New York, Oct 30 (IANS) An Indian couple, who had gushed in a travel blog about how much they loved "daredevilry" or standing on the edge of cliffs, died after falling 800 feet in an area with very steep terrain in California's Yosemite National Park this week, the media reported.
Modi condoles deaths in Indonesian plane crash (21:18)
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the deaths in
189 die as Indonesian plane flown by Indian crashes off Jakarta (Roundup) (20:08)
Jakarta, Oct 29 (IANS) An Indonesian Lion Air Boeing airliner carrying 189 people and flown by Indian pilot Bhavye Suneja crashed into the Java Sea on Monday minutes after taking off from here, with no sign of survivors.
Delhi man was pilot of crashed Indonesian plane (Lead) (18:18)
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Bhavye Suneja, the pilot of the Indonesian Lion Air Boeing passenger plane which crashed on Monday with 189 people aboard, was a student of Ahlcon Public School in Delhi till 2005.
2 arrested over sexual assault on Sikh girl in Pakistan (17:16)
Islamabad, Oct 29 (IANS) Two men have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a suspected sexual assault of a Sikh teenage girl inside an ambulance in Pakistan's Punjab province, Dawn newspaper reported on Monday.
Delhi-based pilot loses life in Indonesian plane crash (17:02)
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Bhavye Suneja, a Delhi-based pilot working with Lion Air, was the Captain of the ill-fated Indonesian Boeing plane carrying 189 passengers, which crashed into the Java Sea on Monday shortly after taking off.
Invest in India, Modi tells Indian community (14:44)
Tokyo, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged the Indian community in Japan to invest in India to maintain cultural ties with their motherland.
Indonesian plane flown by Indian crashes off Jakarta with 189 aboard (Afternoon Lead) (14:22)
Jakarta, Oct 29 (IANS) An Indonesian Lion Air Boeing passenger plane carrying 189 people and flown by Indian captain Bhavye Suneja crashed into the Java Sea on Monday shortly after taking off from here, with authorities saying they have found no survivor.