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Who Are The Defiant Indian Diasporas?

Apr 17, 2021 Shrikant Borkar

The NRI is not just a status quoist looking for a prosperous life abroad. Witness the Ambedkarite diaspora, a vital source of agency for real social-political change back home.

Indian Workers' Salary In Gulf Exempt From Income Tax: Nirmala Sitharaman

Apr 01, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said this in response to a tweet by TMC MP Mahua Moitra that Indian workers in the Gulf were being taxed ‘extra’.


Delhi HC Asks MEA To Coordinate With Saudi Embassy to Repatriate Buried Body Of Hindu Man

The court was hearing a case in which the mortal remains of the Hindu man were wrongly buried in Saudi Arabia as per Muslim rites due to incorrect translation of his religion on death certificate.

3 Indian-Origin Brothers Found Guilty Of Murder In UK

Mar 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Kamal Sohal, Sukhminder Sohal, and Michael Sohal were found guilty of the murder of Osvaldo de Carvalho in Acton area of west London in September 2019.


President Kovind Gives Away Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award At Virtual Event

Suriname president, Curacao Prime Minister, New Zealand minister among 30 Pravasi Bharatiya Samman awardees.

02 November, 2020

Priyanca Radhakrishnan Becomes First Indian-Origin Minister In New Zealand Cabinet

PTI

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern inducted five new ministers into her executive today. Priyanca was elected first as a MP to the Labour Party in September 2017


06 July, 2020

8 Lakh Indians May Be Forced To Leave As Kuwait Approves Draft Expat Quota Bill: Report

PTI

The current population of Kuwait is 4.3 million, with Kuwaitis making up 1.3 million of the population, and expats accounting for 3 million.


29 April, 2020

Kerala Rolls Out Elaborate Arrangements To Receive NRIs, Seeks Centre's Response

Preetha Nair

So far, 2.75 lakh Non-Resident Keralites have registered in the government website to return to Kerala.


04 March, 2020

Govt Permits NRIs To Own Up To 100% Stake In Air India

PTI

Union minister Prakash Javadekar said the Cabinet has approved allowing Non-Residents Indians (NRIs) to hold up to 100 per cent stake in Air India.


29 November, 2019

NRI Man Misbehaves With Woman On Flight, Lands In Jail

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

During an in-flight brawl, an NRI man hurled abuses at a woman. But the misbehaviour landed him in jail.


14 November, 2019

Indian Man Arrested In UAE After Wife Posts Video With Bleeding Eye Asking For Help

PTI

Speaking to Gulf News, Sultan said her husband used to assault her regularly and that he had taken away her and children's passports and all her gold jewellery, worth Dirham 60,000.


16 September, 2019

Trump To Attend 'Howdy, Modi' Event In Houston, PM Modi Calls It 'Special Gesture'

PTI

The White House said that the event will be providing a great opportunity to emphasize the strong ties between the US and India.


05 July, 2019

Govt Proposes Doing Away With 180-Day Rule For NRIs To Get Aadhaar

Outlook Web Bureau

Under the present rule, NRIs with Indian passport are required to wait for 180 days to get the Aadhaar card.


07 June, 2019

Eight Indians Among 17 Killed In Dubai Bus Accident

Outlook Web Bureau

Nine persons were seriously injured when the driver of the bus, bearing an Omani number plate, wrongly entered a road not designated for buses towards Al Rashidiya metro station in Dubai on Thursday.


05 June, 2019

10% Drop In H1B Visa Approvals In 2018: US Authorities

Outlook Web Bureau

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) approved 335,000 H-1B visas, which included both new and renewable, in the fiscal year 2018.


30 May, 2019

US Lawmakers Introduce Legislation To Protect H-4 Visa Workers

Outlook Web Bureau

H-4 visa holders had obtained work permits under a special order issued by the previous Obama administration. Indian-Americans were a major beneficiary of this provision.


28 April, 2019

In 'Year Of Tolerance', Indian Hindu-Muslim Couple's Child Gets Birth Certificate In UAE

Outlook Web Bureau

Sharjah-based expat Kiran Babu and Sanam Saboo Siddique, who got married in Kerala in 2016, faced an unusual situation when their daughter was born in July 2018


27 April, 2019

Mortal Remains Of Indians Shouldn't Wait For Want Of Money: Sushma Swaraj To Canada High Commissioner

Outlook Web Bureau

'Please send them to India without delay,' Foreign Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj directed the Indian High Commissioner.


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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar rides a cycle along with ministers and MLAs, from the Chief Minister's residence to his office at the Civil Secretariat on the occasion of 'World Car-Free Day', in Chandigarh.

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U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly 76th session General Debate in UN General Assembly Hall at the United Nations...

Photo by AP/PTI

Students attend a class in a school after the Madhya Pradesh government allowed schools to reopen for 1st-5th classes after further ease in COVID-19 restrictions, in Jabalpur.

PTI Photo

Confiscated Rhinoceros horns being burnt in the presence of Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma to mark the World Rhinoceros Day, in Golaghat district.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
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