Canada issues warrants against 2 in Indian call centre scams
  • Canada issues warrants against 2 in Indian call centre scams(20:52)

    Toronto, Dec 3 (IANS) Canadian police are hunting for two men in connection with the Indian call centre scams targeting Canadians. Warrants have been issued against Vimal Shrestha, 41, and Bindisha Joshi, 41, who have probably fled Canada, according to the police.

Guru Nanak Chair set up at Canada's Concordia University
  • Guru Nanak Chair set up at Canada's Concordia University(21:16)

    Toronto, Dec 2 (IANS) To mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of Sikhism, the Concordia University in Montreal has set up a Guru Nanak Dev Academic Chair to promote studies of the religion.

Biden, Harris greet Sikhs on Gurupurab
  • Biden, Harris greet Sikhs on Gurupurab(11:10)

    New York, Dec 1 (IANS) US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris have greeted Sikhs on the occasion of Gurupurab commemorating the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the first Sikh Guru.

One of senior-most Indian-American Trump appointee Ajit Pai to quit (Ld)
  • One of senior-most Indian-American Trump appointee Ajit Pai to quit (Ld)(10:58)
    By Arul Louis

    New York, Dec 1 (IANS) Ajit Pai, one of the senior-most Indian-American officials appointed by US President Donald Trump, announced that he was quitting the Chairmanship of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on January 20, when Joe Biden takes over as President.

Biden-Harris name Indian-American as executive director for inauguration
  • Biden-Harris name Indian-American as executive director for inauguration(08:26)
    By Arul Louis

    New York, Dec 1 (IANS) US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris have appointed Indian-American Maju Varghese, who steered their campaign, to be the executive director of their inauguration – the swearing-in ceremony and the festivities around it.

Biden announces 'crisis tested' economic team, Neera Tanden to head Budget office
Biden picks Indian-American Neera Tanden to head powerful budget office: Reports
Missing Indian man in Dubai found
  • Missing Indian man in Dubai found(14:24)

    Dubai, Nov 29 (IANS) An Indian man who was reported missing since November 9 a day after he reached Dubai on a tourist visa, has been found in a hospital in the city, his relatives have confirmed.

Indian man on tourist visa goes missing in Dubai
Indian-origin man in FBI '10 Most Wanted' list carries $100k reward
  • Indian-origin man in FBI '10 Most Wanted' list carries $100k reward(08:38)

    New York, Nov 28 (IANS) The US' Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is reminding the public of a $100,000-reward offer for information leading to the capture of Indian-origin Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel, who has been listed by the agency as one of the "10 Most Wanted" since 2017.

Indian doctor cleared of molestation charges in Dubai
SFJ announces 'global referendum' from UK in Aug 2021 (IANS Exclusive)
Dubai-based Indian attacked by surgical mask wearing burglars
Indian American charged with pushing woman on to train track
Indian-American scientists identify possible Covid-19 treatment
Priti Patel didn't breach ministerial code over bullying claims: UK PM
After anti-China alliances in Indo-Pacific, New Delhi joins hands with Europe
  • After anti-China alliances in Indo-Pacific, New Delhi joins hands with Europe(18:48)
    By Rahul Kumar

    New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held the first-ever India-Luxembourg bilateral summit with his counterpart Xavier Bettel. Besides reviewing bilateral relations, the summit, the first in two decades between the countries, focused on increasing investments. The two Prime Ministers decided to ramp up relations in the financial sector, digital domain, green financing and space applications. They also took stock of the global situation arising out of the Covid-19 pandemic.

US remains top choice for Indian students for higher education
BR Shetty stopped at B'luru airport from boarding Abu Dhabi flight
  • BR Shetty stopped at B'luru airport from boarding Abu Dhabi flight(12:22)

    Bengaluru, Nov 16 (IANS) Indian-origin UAE businessman B.R. Shetty who made a surprise attempt to return to the UAE after eight months in India, has been stopped by immigration officials at the Bengaluru airport as he was about to board an Etihad flight, Khaleej Times has reported.

Dubai-based Indian couple hosts 'drive-by wedding ceremony'
Haryana Ratna Award given to Ambala man by NRIs in Canada
Diwali celebrations will be difficult this year: Sunak
  • Diwali celebrations will be difficult this year: Sunak(15:40)

    London, Nov 13 (IANS) UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak has said that celebrating Diwali this year in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic will be difficult, but also urged to mark the 'festival of lights' while adhering to the restrictions.

Dubai outlines Covid-19 safety guidelines for Diwali
Asian, Indian applicants lose case over admissions at Harvard
  • Asian, Indian applicants lose case over admissions at Harvard(10:06)
    By Arul Louis

    New York, Nov 13 (IANS) A US federal appeals court has ruled against Asian students, a category that also includes Indians, in a case they brought against the Harvard University, saying that it discriminated against them in admissions and it was likely to end up in the Supreme Court.

Indian Americans named to key Biden-Harris transition teams