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Feb 07, 2019
Bipartisan group of US lawmakers push for fair treatment of 129 Indians arrested in visa fraud caseIn multiple raids last month, federal authorities arrested 129 Indians an a Palestinian enrolled as students in the fraudulent university in Metro Detroit area.
Feb 02, 2019
‘Pay-and-stay’ US visa scam: Indian embassy opens 24x7 helpline for 129 arrested students, appoints nodal officerThe Indian Embassy in the US has opened a 24/7 hotline to assist the 129 Indian students arrested by the American authorities in the "pay-and-stay" university visa scam, officials have said.
Jan 22, 2019
Narendra Modi in Varanasi: PM inaugurates Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, makes 'New India' pitch, lauds govt for curbing corruptionPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the 15th Pravasi Bharat Divas in Varanasi.
Jan 21, 2019
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Govt wants 31 million-strong Indian diaspora to make 'desi' drive with flagship programmeThe Government of India will mark the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Varanasi between 21 and 23 January. Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth will preside over the three-day convention, where the theme this year is 'Role of Indian Diaspora in building a New India'.
Jan 12, 2019
Rahul Gandhi reaches out to Indian diaspora in UAE; brings up intolerance debate, says Congress doesn't need BJP-mukt IndiaCongress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday praised the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for declaring 2019 as the 'Year of Tolerance' and said that India, on the other hand, has been witnessing four-and-a-half years of "intolerance".
Sep 07, 2018
Venkaiah Naidu leaves for 2-day US visit to deliver address at 2nd World Hindu Congress, interact with diasporaThe World Hindu Congress, which is scheduled to be held from 7 to 9 September, is held once every four years. The event will also mark the commemoration of 125 years of Swami Vivekananda's address at the World's Parliament of Religions in Chicago.
Sep 03, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind says Indian diaspora true cultural ambassadors of India, will deepen ties with CyprusRam Nath Kovind arrived in Cyprus on Sunday on the first leg of his three-nation visit to Europe to continue India's high-level engagements with European countries.
Aug 23, 2018
Kerala, After The Flood: Malayali expats in the Gulf take out major collection drives for victims back homeActs of kindness by the Kerala diaspora are extending much-needed relief to the state as it struggles to overcome the worst natural calamity in its history
Aug 11, 2018
Sikh group in UK moots 'independence referendum': Upcoming rally in London should worry IndiaWhile this is not the first such event held by diaspora Sikh groups, it might be a crucial one since it seeks to lay the foundation for a 'non-binding' referendum
Jul 25, 2018
India emerging as global manufacturing, startup hub, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi in UgandaAddressing the Indian diaspora in the Ugandan capital, Prime Minister Modi also said that rail tracks, metro train coaches, and satellites are being manufactured today in India itself by using Indian steel.