Times of India /
Diaspora optimistic about Indo-US ties under Modi and Trump

The PM spoke in Hindi and explained to the audience the welfare programmes his government has launched in past three years. Though the event was attended by more than 600 community members, the number was much less compared to his 2014 Madison Square Garden reception, attended by over 18,000 people.

Times of India /
Diaspora Indians 'real ambassadors' of India in Portugal: Modi

PM Modi cited the diversity of language and taste in India to point out that Indians can adapt to the culture of the country they live in. "You have effortlessly gelled with the culture of the country you have been," he said and added that they were the "real ambassadors of India" in Portugal.

Times of India /
Indian-Americans enriched American art and culture: US lawmaker

"There is much to celebrate in our country's relationship with India, the world's largest democracy, and in the enormous contributions that ...

Times of India /
MIT's School of Engineering gets Indian-origin dean

Anantha P Chandrakasan, the Indian-origin head of MIT's Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), has been named dean of ...

Times of India /
Indian priest Martin Xavier found dead in Edinburgh

33-year-old Keralite priest Martin Xavier, who was missing from last four days was found dead on a beach in Edinburgh in UK, according to information ...

Times of India /
Indian-origin Sikh woman first turbaned judge in Canada Supreme Court

​British Columbia Supreme Court judge of Indian-origin, Parbinder Kaur Shergill, has become first turbaned Sikh woman Supreme Court judge of Canada. ...

Times of India /
UK must stay within EU: Lord Bilimoria

Participating in the debate on Queen's Speech in the House of Lords on Thursday, Lord Bilimoria, Founder-Chairman of Cobra beer and Chancellor of the University of Birmingham, said, "In reality, it is only a matter of time before the people see that the Brexit emperor has no clothes."

Advertisment
Times of India /
'India only country with max opportunity to invest'

India is the only country in the world which has maximum opportunity to invest, leading NRI entrepreneur GP Hinduja has said, seeking tripartite co-operation between China, India and the UK for the investment.

Times of India /
Seven-year-old's mission to plant 750 trees

Isha Blokhra recently learnt about global warming and the importance of trees at her school. When she asked her father what he wanted to do for his birthday, which he eventually left to Isha to decide, it was concluded that the family will celebrate living on earth by planting trees.

Times of India /
Indian-origin S African freedom struggle veteran dies

Born as Kesval Moonsamy in 1926, he joined the Natal Indian Congress in his youth, rising to become its treasurer in the early 1950's and was elected as vice president in 1955.

Times of India /
Govt launches VAJRA scheme to attract NRI scientists

Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan launched the Web portal of VAJRA in New Delhi and said that the initiative would boost research work ...

Times of India /
'Smash an Indian' incident: 3 arrested in US

Three people have been arrested and charged in the US in connection with the murder case of a 43-year-old Indian-origin store owner who was gunned ...

Times of India /
Indian-origin doctor appointed honorary VP of UK medical body

Kailash Chand, a veteran Indian-origin doctor in the UK, has been appointed as honorary vice-president of the country's prominent medical body, becoming the first professional from the community to be appointed to the post.

Times of India /
Over 1,200 yoga enthusiasts perform 'asanas' in South Africa

The event was part of a week-long programme at different venues across South Africa coordinated by the Indian missions in all major cities. It will culminate on Sunday at a special yoga session at Tolstoy Farm.

Times of India /
German lady alleges rape by Indian husband, father-in-law

According to the victim, she got married to the Punjab-based man in Germany. The couple returned to India and started staying with the man's family in Punjab. She has alleged that her father-in-law and husband sexually assaulted her, police said.

Times of India /
Indians brace for Saudi ‘family tax’

Several Indians employed in Saudi Arabia are planning to send their dependants back with the kingdom set to introduce, from July 1, a monthly ‘dependant fee’ for expats.

Times of India /
UK's First turban-wearing MP vows to be Sikh voice

Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, who became the first turbaned Sikh member of British Parliament after winning the Slough seat recently, said that he would be ...

Advertisment
Advertisment
back to top