Indian girl dies in Abu Dhabi (16:04)
Abu Dhabi, Nov 18 (IANS) A five-year-old Indian girl died here after suffering from fever for a week.
SC tells NRI to approach Constitution Bench on Aadhaar linking (21:46)
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday directed an NRI to approach the Constitution Bench, scheduled to hear a challenge to Aadhaar validity, regarding his challenge to amendments in rules against money laundering to facilitate linking of bank accounts with Aadhaar numbers.
Punjab offers programme to connect NRIs with their roots (21:44)
Chandigarh, Nov 17 (IANS) The Punjab Cabinet on Friday approved the "Connect with Your Roots" (CYR) programme to reach out to youngsters of Punjabi origin settled in other countries.
Foster mother arrested in death of 3-year-old Indian girl in US (17:56)
Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) The foster mother of Sherin Mathews, a three-year-old Indian girl who was found dead in a ditch last month in the US state of Texas, has been arrested on the charge of child endangerment.
Following up on Indian's death in California: Sushma (20:54)
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said the government is following up on the killing of an Indian student in the US, in which a person of Indian origin has been arrested.
Indian student shot dead at grocery store in US (18:28)
Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) An Indian student was shot dead allegedly by two armed robbers, including one of Indian-origin, at a grocery store in the US state of California, a media report said.
Amarinder urges Sushma to take up Punjab youth's killing in US (15:14)
Chandigarh, Nov 16 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to take up the matter of killing of a Punjabi youth in the US.
Gestational diabetes, high BP may up heart disease risk in women (17:58)
Toronto, Nov 15 (IANS) Women who develop both gestational diabetes and high blood pressure during pregnancy could be at a higher risk of suffering from these cardiometabolic diseases in later years that also raises the risk heart disease, a new study has warned.
Google honours India's 1st woman lawyer with doodle (13:58)
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Google on Wednesday honoured Cornelia Sorabji, India's first woman lawyer, on her 151st birth anniversary with a doodle.
UAE students set world record on Children's Day (15:50)
Dubai, Nov 14 (IANS) Students at an Indian school in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) set a world record on Tuesday by posing as a "human boat" to mark the 128th birth anniversary of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, the Gulf News reported.
Make 21st century India's century: Modi (18:22)
Manila, Nov 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said it is the duty of Indians to work to make the 21st century India's century.
Men more at risk of rare heart attack after sex: Study (13:44)
New York, Nov 13 (IANS) Men with a history of cardiovascular disease may be more at risk of facing sudden cardiac arrest during or soon after sex, a study led by an Indian-origin researcher has revealed.
Indian-American teen killed in road rage incident in New York (21:06)
New York, Nov 12 (IANS) An Indian-American teenager has been killed in a road rage incident when a driver ran his truck over her after a minor collision in the city's suburb of Levittown, according to media reports.
Government in touch with kin of Indian-origin man shot in US (18:30)
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said that the government is in touch with the family of Akash Talati, an Indian American who was shot dead in a night club he owned in the US.
Will bring bill to allow NRIs to vote from their locations, Centre tells SC (21:00)
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The central government on Friday told the Supreme Court that it will bring a bill during the Winter Session of Parliament to amend the Representation of People Act for allowing Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) to exercise their franchise from their offshore locations.
Indian-origin doctor cleared over baby's circumcision in UK (18:54)
London, Nov 10 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor who was arrested in East Midlands region of England for the circumcision of a three-month-old baby boy without his mother's approval has been released without charge.
Neeta Lulla to launch N Pret label in Singapore (13:08)
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Celebrated Indian fashion designer Neeta Lulla is excited about launching her N Pret label -- an affordable wedding range -- in Singapore.
Priti Patel's exit won't affect Indian influence in Britain (Comment: Special to IANS) (18:58)
By Anasudhin Azeez
It was shocking news for the Indian community in Britain. The most influential British-Indian politician was ousted from the government in an unceremonious way. International Development Secretary Priti Patel was recalled from her Uganda trip and forced to submit her resignation for breaching the ministerial code of conduct.
'Qarib Qarib Singlle' heads to Germany, Austria (13:46)
Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) Actor Irrfan Khan's forthcoming movie "Qarib Qarib Singlle" will be releasing in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Indian-origin UK minister resigns over Israel meetings row (Lead) (10:04)
London, Nov 9 (IANS) Indian-origin International Development Secretary of UK Priti Patel, has resigned amid controversy over her unauthorised meetings with Israeli officials, media reports said.
Indian-origin UK minister under fire over Israel trip row (20:00)
London, Nov 8 (IANS) Indian-origin International Development Secretary of UK, Priti Patel, has been summoned back to Britain from Africa amid a growing storm about undisclosed meetings with Israeli officials that threatens her future in Prime Minister Theresa May's embattled administration.
World Court Judge Dalveer Bhandari running for re-election (With Images) (14:16)
By Arul Louis
United Nations, Nov 8 (IANS) World Court Judge Dalveer Bhandari of India is running for re-election on Thursday when the UN General Assembly and the Security Council will hold separate ballots to elect five judges.
Indian American elected New Jersey town Mayor despite anti-Sikh propaganda (11:52)
By Arul Louis
New York, Nov 8 (IANS) Two Indian American candidates have overcome bigoted propaganda to win local elections in New Jersey - one of them as the Mayor of Hoboken.
Bonn hosts 20,000 climate summit delegates: Indian-origin Mayor (11:22)
Bonn, Nov 7 (IANS) This German city is hosting over 20,000 delegates and environmental activists of nearly 200 nations for the annual UN Climate Change Conference, Indian-origin Mayor Ashok Sridharan said.
Satya Nadella interacts with Microsoft employees (21:12)
Hyderabad, Nov 6 (IANS) Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Monday visited the company's India Development Centre (IDC) here and interacted with employees.