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Jun 22, 2018
India remained world's top recipient of remittances from diaspora in 2017, says World Bank reportIndia remains the world's top recipient of remittance from its diaspora, gathering $69 billion in 2017, or nearly 1.5 times its defence budget in 2018-19.
Apr 18, 2018
Narendra Modi in Stockholm hails Indian diaspora before London stopover where protests and rallies awaitIndia's Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed for London after meetings in Stockholm with counterparts from Finland, Denmark, Iceland and Norway even as the brutal rape and killing of a child in Kashmir continues to headline the Modi and India story in world media.
Oct 05, 2017
President Ram Nath Kovind urges Indians in Ethiopia to make use of schemes like OCIIndia is keen to strengthen ties with its people abroad, President Ram Nath Kovind said while urging them to make use of schemes like Overseas Citizen of India (OCI).
Sep 04, 2017
Hurricane Harvey: Israel to donate $1 million in aid to Jewish community in HoustonIsrael says it will donate $1 million in emergency aid to Houston's Jewish community to aid in post-Harvey recovery efforts
Dec 31, 2016
My mother influenced my writing: Kanishk Tharoor on his literary household, reading, footballKanishk Tharoor has been described by Amitav Ghosh as not only a gifted but an extraordinarily talented writer. Here he discuss growing up in a famous literary household, the importance of reading and his love for football.
Jan 14, 2016
India's diaspora population largest in the world, says latest UN surveyIndia's diaspora population is the largest in the world with 16 million people from India living outside their country in 2015, according to a UN survey.
Dec 04, 2015
Stow the cynicism! PM Modi did the right thing by going to ChennaiWe have become a harsher people. I have just given a talk on India’s political realities on the last 18 months and one irate young man stood up during the Q and A session, and asked with a certain abrasiveness why Prime Minister Narendra Modi had to fly to Chennai in the middle of the crisis and create a distraction from the rescue and aid operations.
Nov 12, 2015
From likely $15 bn trade deals to controversies: Key facts to know about PM Modi's UK visitArray
Nov 10, 2015
Bihar polls: NRIs give mixed reaction to the election resultsIndian diaspora gave a mixed response to the outcome of the Bihar Assembly election 2015.
Aug 24, 2015
Sushma Swaraj invites diaspora to invest and be part of the 'India growth story'Noting that India's economy has rebounded strongly after NDA came to power, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has invited the diaspora to invest in the country as she listed steps taken by the government to boost trade and make India a global manufacturing hub.