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Air India sale: Govt working on proposal to allow 100% foreign direct investment in national carrier
Business

Air India sale: Govt working on proposal to allow 100% foreign direct investment in national carrier

The government is working on a proposal to allow 100 percent foreign direct investment in Air India as it moves ahead with disinvestment of the national carrier, according to sources

Now Overseas Citizens of India can also subscribe to National Pension System: Govt
Business

Now Overseas Citizens of India can also subscribe to National Pension System: Govt

Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) will now be eligible to apply for the National Pension System at par with NRIs, the government said on Wednesday

Supreme Court gives Centre, 25 states four more weeks to respond to plea seeking online RTI portals
India

Supreme Court gives Centre, 25 states four more weeks to respond to plea seeking online RTI portals

Supreme Court on Monday gave four more weeks to the Centre and 25 states to file responses on a plea seeking directions for setting up online RTI portals.

Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: 93.9% NRIs in US support Narendra Modi's re-election, give thumbs up to Sushma Swaraj's ministry, finds survey
Politics

Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: 93.9% NRIs in US support Narendra Modi's re-election, give thumbs up to Sushma Swaraj's ministry, finds survey

Non-Resident Indians living in the US overwhelmingly supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi's re-election in the recently-concluded general elections and gave a near-perfect score to the Ministry of External Affairs for addressing their issues, according to a survey.

Sushma Swaraj says over two lakh stranded NRIs were brought back to India since 2014
India

Sushma Swaraj says over two lakh stranded NRIs were brought back to India since 2014

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said over two lakh stranded non-resident Indians were brought back to India in the last four-and-a-half years.

Centre revokes passports of 25 NRI men who deserted wives in India; look-out circulars issued against 17 people
India

Centre revokes passports of 25 NRI men who deserted wives in India; look-out circulars issued against 17 people

The Indian government has revoked the passports of 25 men living abroad for abandoning their spouses in India, a Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) official said on Friday.

SEBI to review proposed new norms for foreign investors, will take into account views of all stakeholders
Business

SEBI to review proposed new norms for foreign investors, will take into account views of all stakeholders

SEBI said it is "preposterous and highly irresponsible" to claim that $75 billion will move out of India because of Sebi's circular issued in April 2018.

NRI marriages need to be registered within seven days, says Ministry of Women and Child Development
India

NRI marriages need to be registered within seven days, says Ministry of Women and Child Development

All NRI marriages solemnised in India would need to be registered within seven days, the Ministry of Women and Child Development said on Thursday.

Winter Session of Parliament: Draft bill allowing overseas Indians to appoint proxy voters introduced in Lok Sabha
India

Winter Session of Parliament: Draft bill allowing overseas Indians to appoint proxy voters introduced in Lok Sabha

A 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.

Winter Session of Parliament: Govt to table bill to allow NRIs to vote through postal or e-ballots
India

Winter Session of Parliament: Govt to table bill to allow NRIs to vote through postal or e-ballots

KK 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

PPF, NSC accounts to be closed before maturity if holders change status to NRIs
Business

PPF, NSC accounts to be closed before maturity if holders change status to NRIs

NRIs 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.

Adoption body CARA plans to set up portal to help NRI parents track application status
India

Adoption body CARA plans to set up portal to help NRI parents track application status

The 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.

Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India
India

Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India

Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India

Cabinet clears proxy voting for NRIs: Centre's move is likely to change the political landscape in Kerala
Politics

Cabinet clears proxy voting for NRIs: Centre's move is likely to change the political landscape in Kerala

Narendra Modi government has sought to solve the problem by allowing NRIs to cast their votes from their overseas location through ‘proxy’.

Supreme Court asks Centre to apprise it of amendment to law enabling NRIs to vote in elections
India

Supreme Court asks Centre to apprise it of amendment to law enabling NRIs to vote in elections

Supreme 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.

Narendra Modi’s US visit underplayed issues of diaspora; tiptoeing Donald Trump could push away Indian caucus
World

Narendra Modi’s US visit underplayed issues of diaspora; tiptoeing Donald Trump could push away Indian caucus

By 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

Punjab Election 2017: Why most NRIs vest their hopes of a positive change in AAP
Politics

Punjab Election 2017: Why most NRIs vest their hopes of a positive change in AAP

For Non-Resident Indians, years of living in the West have had them compare its system of governance to that of Punjab.

Raghuram Rajan's impending US return is the biggest irony of our times
Business

Raghuram Rajan's impending US return is the biggest irony of our times

The departure of Raghuram Rajan from the Reserve Bank of India, and eventually from the country as well, is arguably the most telling irony of our times

Google Tax: Will Arun Jaitley's 6% ad levy re-ignite fresh conflict with foreign cos?
Business

Google Tax: Will Arun Jaitley's 6% ad levy re-ignite fresh conflict with foreign cos?

Indian residents would have to fall in line because otherwise the advertisement expenses will not make the grade

Super-rich NRIs seeking dual citizenship to increase: report
World

Super-rich NRIs seeking dual citizenship to increase: report

As awareness of global citizenship programmes increase, so too will the number of applications being made by UHNW individuals, Wealth-X said.