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Dec 18, 2017
Winter Session of Parliament: Draft bill allowing overseas Indians to appoint proxy voters introduced in Lok SabhaA bill seeking to extend the facility of proxy voting to overseas Indians, on the lines of service voters, was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
Nov 10, 2017
Winter Session of Parliament: Govt to table bill to allow NRIs to vote through postal or e-ballotsKK Venugopal told the court that NRIs could not be allowed to vote by merely changing the rules made under the Representation of People Act and a Bill was needed to be introduced in Parliament to amend the Act itself to grant the voting rights
Oct 30, 2017
PPF, NSC accounts to be closed before maturity if holders change status to NRIsNRIs are not allowed in instruments like the National Savings Certificates, Public Provident Fund, Monthly Income Schemes and other time deposits offered by the post office.
Oct 22, 2017
Adoption body CARA plans to set up portal to help NRI parents track application statusThe central adoption body CARA is planning to set up a portal to help prospective parents from outside India track the status of their applications instead of relying solely on their country's authorised agency.
Sep 21, 2017
Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in IndiaRahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India
Aug 30, 2017
No Aadhaar for NRIs: Fear of exclusion from benefits triggers rush for fake cards among Kerala emigrantsThousands of NRIs in Kerala are obtaining fake Aadhaar cards, unaware of the fact that they may lose their NRI status as a result.
Aug 04, 2017
Cabinet clears proxy voting for NRIs: Centre's move is likely to change the political landscape in KeralaNarendra Modi government has sought to solve the problem by allowing NRIs to cast their votes from their overseas location through ‘proxy’.
Jul 14, 2017
Supreme Court asks Centre to apprise it of amendment to law enabling NRIs to vote in electionsSupreme Court asked the Centre to apprise it as to whether it is going to amend rules for enabling non-resident Indians to vote in polls.
Jun 28, 2017
Narendra Modi’s US visit underplayed issues of diaspora; tiptoeing Donald Trump could push away Indian caucusBy underplaying crucial issues that affect the Indian diaspora such as increasing restrictions on visa, Narendra Modi may have pushed away the Indian caucus that has always worked towards India's benefit
Jan 31, 2017
Punjab Election 2017: Why most NRIs vest their hopes of a positive change in AAPFor Non-Resident Indians, years of living in the West have had them compare its system of governance to that of Punjab.