• Relief for thousands of Indian students as Dubai chosen as NEET venue(22:10)
    By Joy Chakravarty

    Dubai (IANS), July 23 (IANS) In a major relief to thousands of students in Indian curriculum schools in the United Arab Emirates, and their parents, the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), the qualifying test for entry into medical colleges across India, will now be held in Dubai for the first time.

Indians to benefit from Canada's family reunification programme
Lulu Group to clear dues of evicted Kochi woman shopowner, help revive business
Indian-American rapper Raja Kumari to pay tribute to Amy Winehouse
  • Indian-American rapper Raja Kumari to pay tribute to Amy Winehouse(12:54)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, July 18 (IANSlife) A star-studded tribute in memory of late English singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse is slated to livestream on July 23 that will assemble a line-up of both established and rising artists to pay homage to the Grammy-winning music legend on the 10th anniversary of her passing.

Will Bezos carry India-born Sanjal on shoulders after space flight?
  • Will Bezos carry India-born Sanjal on shoulders after space flight?(19:52)

    New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Following the grand Richard Branson show where he carried Andhra Pradesh-born Sirisha Bandla and fellow space travellers on his shoulders after successfully flying to the edge of space, it is time for Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos to applaud Sanjal Gavande, one of the key engineers who designed the New Shephard rocket set to take Bezos and the crew to space on July 20.

MasterChef Australia winner Justin Narayan to assist Mumbai charity
  • MasterChef Australia winner Justin Narayan to assist Mumbai charity(15:12)

    New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Most MasterChef Australia winners go on to sign up book deals and TV shows, and open restaurants. Justin Narayan, the Fijian-Indian Season 13 topper, is not only doing all this, but he plans to cook and work for the Mumbai-based NGO, Vision Rescue.

Intervene in South Africa to protect Tamils, Ramadoss urges Centre
  • Intervene in South Africa to protect Tamils, Ramadoss urges Centre(21:18)

    Chennai, July 16 (IANS) PMK leader and former Union Minister, Dr Anbumani Ramadoss has called upon the Central government to immediately intervene in the widespread attacks on Tamils in particular and Indians in general in South Africa after the arrest of former President, Jacob Zuma.

Indian-origin residents in S.Africa arm to defend themselves
Sania Mirza, husband Shoaib granted Golden Visa by UAE govt
Indian seaman makes $1mn in Dubai sitting at home
  • Indian seaman makes $1mn in Dubai sitting at home(15:12)
    By Joy Chakravarty

    Dubai, July 15 (IANS) An Indian citizen, who purchased his ticket online from Thane, won the $1 million first prize in the latest Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw.

Indian flavours infuse MasterChef Australia Season 13 finale
Branson carries Bandla on shoulders after successful space trip
Andhra Guv, CM hail Sirisha Bandla's space escapade
Keralite Sohan Roy to receive Better World Fund Unity Award
  • Keralite Sohan Roy to receive Better World Fund Unity Award(10:54)

    Thiruvananthapuram, July 12 (IANS) Sohan Roy, a Keralite marine professional based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will on Monday receive the prestigious Better World Fund Unity Award which spreads the message of responsible mining across the globe.

Bandla reaches space on board Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity 22 (2nd Ld)
Punjabi trucker arrested in Canada for smuggling cocaine
Biden cancels Trump proposal to time-limit student visas
  • Biden cancels Trump proposal to time-limit student visas(07:50)
    By Arul Louis

    New York, July 9 (IANS) US President Joe Biden's administration has announced it is cancelling a proposal by his predecessor Donald Trump to limit student visas to a four-year term for scholars from India and most other countries.

Massive blast at Dubai port, no casualties reported
  • Massive blast at Dubai port, no casualties reported(11:10)
    By Joy Chakravarty

    Dubai, July 8 (IANS) A huge explosion has rocked Dubai's Jebel Ali Port just before the midnight on Wednesday, resulting in a large cloud of flame and causing a shock wave that rattled windows of buildings several kilometres away.

What made Singapore PM emotional during historic gurdwara visit
  • What made Singapore PM emotional during historic gurdwara visit(14:32)
    By Ateet Sharma

    New Delhi, July 7: The Sikh community in Singapore is all praise for the local government after Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong attended the inauguration ceremony of the newly renovated Gurdwara Sahib Silat Road, one of the most popular gurdwaras in the country.

Dubai gurdwara continued to serve humanity even in pandemic times
Indian diaspora in Africa can help bridge Indo-African ties
  • Indian diaspora in Africa can help bridge Indo-African ties(14:08)
    By Mahua Venkatesh

    New Delhi, July 5: New Delhi must channelise the large Indian diaspora in Africa to recast its ties with the continent amid a belligerent China, which has not only increased its grip over the continent for commercial reasons but has also expanded its activities in the Indian Ocean with an aim to becoming a maritime power.

NYC donates Covid relief through Federation of Indian Associations
Rs 40 crore windfall for UAE-based Indian taxi driver and his 9 friends
94% of patients with cancer respond well to Covid vax: Study
  • 94% of patients with cancer respond well to Covid vax: Study(13:28)

    New York, July 3 (IANS) Nearly 95 per cent of people with cancer developed a good immune response to the Covid-19 mRNA vaccines three to four weeks after receiving their second dose, finds a new study co-authored by Indian-origin researchers.

Emiratis banned from travelling to India, 13 other nations