Election Commission proposes extending postal ballot facility for NRIs, asks Centre to amend law at earliest
'The Commission is technically and administratively ready to extend this facility in general elections to legislative assemblies of Assam, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Puducherry,' the poll panel said
Air India sale: DPIIT notifies decision to permit NRIs to own up to 100% stake in cash-strapped national carrier
The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has notified a decision of the union cabinet to allow non-resident Indians (NRIs) to control up to 100 percent stake in disinvestment-bound Air India
Air India privatisation: Govt permits NRIs to own up to 100% stake in ailing national carrier; measure not in violation of SOEC norms
Allowing 100 percent investment by NRIs in the crisis-hit Air India would also not be in violation of Substantial Ownership and Effective Control (SOEC) norms.
ESAF Small Finance Bank files Rs 976-cr IPO papers with SEBI; proceeds to be used to raise lender's tier-1 capital
ESAF Small Finance Bank, in consultation with its book running lead managers may consider a pre-IPO placement of up to Rs 300 crore.
Finance ministry declines to share Swiss bank account details of Indians in response to RTI, cites 'confidentiality provisions' of tax treaty
The finance ministry has declined to share Swiss bank account details of Indians saying it is covered under "confidentiality provisions" of a tax treaty signed between India and Switzerland.
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 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.
Aggregate funds of all foreign clients of Swiss banks also fell by over 4 percent to CHF 1.4 trillion (nearly Rs 99 lakh crore) in 2018
The Union Cabinet will take a call on Monday to introduce a fresh bill in Parliament to extend the facility of proxy voting to overseas Indians.
Relatives claimed that even the authorities in New Zealand appeared clueless about their loved ones’ whereabouts, or they were not revealing anything for some reason
Asking police to investigate the matter, the EC said its logo was used on social media to "mislead" people. The EC said the "fake news" was violative of IPC Section 505 dealing with rumour-mongering and attempts to spread alarm among people.
Narendra Modi inaugurates Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, says working towards building world's largest startup ecosystem
Startups and non-resident Indian (NRI) mentors will be brought soon on one platform.
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Govt wants 31 million-strong Indian diaspora to make 'desi' drive with flagship programme
The 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'.
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.
Rupee may trade at 69.79 per dollar in second half if Reserve Bank of India mops up $30 billion from NRIs
The rupee is the worst-performing emerging market currency losing over 15 percent year-to-date
Weaker rupee, reforms make real estate investment lucrative for NRIs; to boost property sales by 10-12%
With the real estate industry estimated at about Rs 3 trillion annually, about 7-8 percent of the inventory is being bought and held by NRIs each year
Economic affairs secretary SC Garg says there is nothing new in 10 April SEBI circular regarding foreign portfolio investors
SEBI in April, had asked Category II and III FPIs to provide list of their beneficial owner (BO) in a prescribed format within six months.
Sebi in April, had asked Category II and III FPIs to provide list of their beneficial owner (BO) in a prescribed format within six months.
UK visa row: British govt defends decision to refuse right to live, work in Britain for Indian professionals
The UK government has defended its controversial decision to deny residency rights to hundreds of highly skilled professionals, including Indians, who made legally acceptable amendments to their tax records, claiming the applicants caught up in the visa row are guilty of misconduct.
India has adequate 'firepower' of foreign exchange reserves to deal with rupee volatility, says Subhash Chandra Garg
Volatility is being driven by global factors including the proposed US sanctions on Iran and the mismatch in demand and supply of oil