Telangana's Bathukamma festival on Burj Khalifa
  • Telangana's Bathukamma festival on Burj Khalifa(16:36)

    Hyderabad, Oct 23 (IANS) Telangana's floral festival Bathukamma is going global as it is all set to be showcased on the world's largest screen at Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai.

Apple showcases Indian-origin women techies' power on world stage
  • Apple showcases Indian-origin women techies' power on world stage(11:06)

    New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) It was Indian-origin women techies' turn to take the centre-stage as Apple unveiled its next line-up of products, including an all-powerful MacBook Pro with new M1 chips, next-generation AirPods and other products and services.

Cong MP seeks Diwali holiday, reduction in student fees in Australia
Advocate from K'taka set to take up challenge as head of NY bar's Int'l Human Rights Committee
Rally against Lakhimpur Kheri killings in Canada
  • Rally against Lakhimpur Kheri killings in Canada(08:34)

    Chandigarh, Oct 9 (IANS) South Asians in Canada's British Columbia came together to protest against the violence in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district which erupted on October 3, claiming the lives of nine persons, including four farmers.

Indian-American astronaut part of SpaceX Crew-3 mission
TN CM announces welfare board for Tamil diaspora
  • TN CM announces welfare board for Tamil diaspora(19:14)

    Chennai, Oct 6 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin announced a new welfare board for the Tamil people living abroad. The Chief Minister in a statement here on Wednesday said that the Tamil Nadu Non-Resident Welfare Act was enacted during the period of the previous DMK government on March 1, 2011. Stalin's father Kalaignar Karunanidhi was the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu then.

Punjab-origin MPs seek justice for violence victims
  • Punjab-origin MPs seek justice for violence victims(10:24)

    Chandigarh, Oct 5 (IANS) Punjab-origin British and Canadian MPs have called the violence in Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh at a farmers' protest as "disturbing" and "devastating", while seeking justice for the victims.

TN fishermen back home after 19 months in Iranian jail
Jayapal emerges as powerful Congressional leader forcing Biden leftward
  • Jayapal emerges as powerful Congressional leader forcing Biden leftward(09:20)
    By Arul Louis

    New York, Oct 5 (IANS) Pramila Jayapal, the Indian-American leader of the progressive faction of the Democratic Party, has emerged as a powerful force in US politics pushing President Joe Biden leftward after holding his signature multi-trillion-dollar programmes hostage.

Doha agreement dealt a blow to Afghan military, say US generals
Woman alleges minor children abducted by ex-husband from US, SC seeks govt response
Air Canada resumes direct India flights
  • Air Canada resumes direct India flights(21:30)

    Toronto, Sep 27 (IANS) Air Canada, which operates daily flights between Delhi and Toronto, announced on Monday it is resuming non-stop flights to and from Delhi.

Abu Dhabi-based businessman reaches out to help ailing Assamese
  • Abu Dhabi-based businessman reaches out to help ailing Assamese(23:48)

    Guwahati, Sep 26 (IANS) With patients of estern Assam lacking facilities for instant and proper treatment due to the lack of Advanced Life Support (ALS) ambulances, an Abu Dhabi-based Assamese businessman Vedanta Baruah came forward as a saviour by donating two such ambulances.

India's 4 mn-strong diaspora link with US comes to fore during PM Modi's visit
Modi, Biden launch 'new chapter' in India-US ties to face tough challenges (Lead)
  • Modi, Biden launch 'new chapter' in India-US ties to face tough challenges (Lead)(23:42)

    New York, Sep 24 (IANS) "We're launching a new chapter in the history of US-Indian ties and taking on some of the toughest challenges we face together," President Joe Biden said on Friday as he and Prime Minister Narendra Modi began their summit in a fast-changing world throwing up problems and new issues at dizzying speeds.

Modi meets Harris ahead of first-ever in-person Quad summit
  • Modi meets Harris ahead of first-ever in-person Quad summit(07:02)
    By Nikhila Natarajan

    New York, Sep 24 (IANS) Black on white, white on black. At 3:19 p.m. Thursday, when America's first ever Indian American Vice President Kamala Harris welcomed India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave for the first time after taking power in the 2020 elections, it was a striking visual for a historic moment, blending austere monochrome with the all-white backdrop of the White House pillars.