India Heading Towards a Egg-alitarian Society

Eggs may be escaping the veg/non-veg divide, emerging as a market ready to be cracked open.

Punjabi Politics With a Canadian Tadka

Senior ministers of Punjabi origin from Canada usually hit it off with their counterparts on home turf.

Restoring the jewel of the Deccan

The Aga Khan Trust for Culture’s ongoing restoration of the Qutb Shahi necropolis in Hyderabad is one of the most ambitious conservation projects undertaken in India

Ikea Plans to Double Product Sourcing From India by 2020

Ikea’s Henrik Gunnerling says currently the furniture maker sources products worth €318 million from India and will double this by 2020 to around €600 million

Top Reason For Indians to Spend Money Abroad

Foreign travel—for the first time—has become the number one reason why Indian individuals spend money overseas.

Bend It Like Granny

The 98-year-old grandmother from Tamilnadu who leads a Yoga dynasty.

Canadian Minister's India Vist Goes Sour

Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says his official visit to India has been "very productive" despite political tensions.

In Bollywood Boom India's Rising Soft Power

Though India embraced globalisation back in 1991, the process took 18 years to permeate into the Indian film industry — popularly known as Bollywood.
NRI

38 Indians Detained In United Kingdom For Visa Breach

Britain's immigration officials have detained 38 Indians, including nine women, for overstaying their visas or working illegally.
Monday, Apr 24, 2017 01:00 EDT

Highest Number of Voluntary Returns From UK Are of Indians

Britain has long been the destination of illegal migrants, who believe the streets of London are paved with gold but a hostile environment in recent years for such peoplehas reversed some routes.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 10:20 EDT

Indian-American Surgeon General Asked to Step Down by Donald Trump Administration

Vivek Murthy has been replaced by his deputy, Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, one of the first nurses to serve as surgeon general

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 10:18 EDT

Vijay Mallya Laundered Money to British Cos

The ED's findings on money laundering have been shared with the UK and are in addition to the CBI's exhaustive extradition “dossier“.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:24 EDT

Indian-origin CEO in US Beats Wife, Gets One Month in Jail

Abhishek Gattani pleaded "no contest" to subjecting his wife Neha Rastogi to domestic abuse.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 10:17 EDT

India’s Supreme Court Won’t Force UK to Return Kohinoor Diamond

The 105-carat Koh-i-Noor diamond, which came into British hands in the mid-19th Century, has been on display at the Tower of London for years.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 03:51 EDT

India’s Engagement With Arab World Under Modi

The Gulf is already India’s principal source of energy, meeting most of the country’s oil and gas requirements.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:33 EDT

Malcolm Turnbull Makes Immigration Next to Impossible

Applicants will have to wait four years before applying for citizenship instead of one currently.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:30 EDT

Arun Jaitley Raises H1-B Visa Issue With US Commerce Secretary

Arun Jaitley “strongly raised” the key H-1B visa issue in his meeting with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in Washington DC.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:20 EDT

Vijay Mallya to Stay Confined to UK Home

The government's effort to bring Vijay Mallya to justice in India for defaulting on bank loans got a boost on Tuesday when the UK accepted its request to help extradite the absconding tycoon.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:38 EDT

Mumbai to Tarkarli: A Coastal Adventure

Exploring wonders above and below the ocean.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:17 EDT

India Joins S African Blankets For Madiba Initiative

India will join the UK and the US to spread out thousands of blankets, knitted in memory of Nelson Mandela, in major South African cities as part of a global initiative to help needy and disadvantaged people.

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 00:29 EDT

How India Managed to Crack The Vijay Mallya Code

Political will, diplomatic finesse ease way for Vijay Mallya's arrest.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 10:24 EDT

US Accuses TCS, Infosys Of Violating H-1B Visa Norms

The US has accused top Indian IT firms TCS and Infosys of unfairly cornering the lion's share of H-1B visas.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 10:16 EDT

India Tops Global Remittances at $62.7 Billion

Notwithstanding a significant 8.9 per cent drop in remittances+ to India in 2016, the country retained the top spot among remittances receiving nations.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:36 EDT

Apple to Start Trial Assembly of iPhones in India

Apple Inc, is expected to start “trial assembly” of iPhones in India next month regardless of the outcome of its requests for certain concessions from the central government

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 00:28 EDT

Wipro Sacks Around 600 Employees

The development comes at a time when Indian IT companies are facing an uncertain environment given the curbs being proposed on worker visa norms by various countries.

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 00:16 EDT

1948 Gandhi Stamps Sold For Record 5,00,000 Pound

The "unique" strip of four ten-rupee stamps is considered the most important and desirable item of post-Indian independence philately.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 03:13 EDT

NRI to Invest $150 Million to Produce India’s Biggest-ever Movie

The promoters of the movie claim that it would be the costliest Indian movie and made in Hollywood style .

Saturday, Apr 08, 2017 00:30 EDT

Ramsays And The Birth of Desi Horror

For over 40 years, the Ramsays have churned out a steady supply of ‘daayans’ and ‘chudails’, creaky staircases and haunted houses.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 07:49 EDT

Foreign Tourism Boards Rope in Bollywood Stars

International tourism boards were also seen leveraging social media feeds of Bollywood actors to promote destinations, cuisines and fun activities.

Friday, Feb 03, 2017 01:40 EST

Anxious Indians Turn To Astrologers H-1B Visa

Astrologer Vinod Shastri practices next to the ancient observatory in Jaipur, where the astronomers of the maharaja once monitored the heavens.

Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 03:27 EST

Cosmic Head Rub

A barber in the Indian town of Pushkar has been dubbed the cosmic barber for his unique approach to grooming.

Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017 00:56 EST

India Mourns One of Its Oldest Elephants

One of the world's oldest elephants, Indira, has died in her eighties in southern India, forest officials say.

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Global Melodies

A new generation of Indian origin musicians is strumming universal melodies.

Reviving The Non Aligned Movement

The commonplace criticism of NAM is that since its genesis in the acrimonious bi-polarity of the cold war it has lost its relevance in the post-cold war scenario.

Mind Your English

Indian kids in cosmopolitan cities are growing up largely monolingual as English becomes the de facto language of choice.

Mandalas Rising

Psychologists are looking at the power of mandalas to combat stress.

Can Web Series Unseat The TV

The introduction of web-series across the United States, Europe and now also in India as an alternate to what TV or cinema provides has growing appeal for the new generation.

The Many Charms of Delhi Winters

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