April 2017

India on Track to Knock Britain Out of World's Top 5 Economies

India will overtake Germany in 2022 as the world's fourth-largest economy and push Britain out of the top five

Vinod Khanna: Obituary of a Maverick Bollywood Hero

A villain-turned-leading man of Bollywood, a bohemian at the feet of a hippy guru, a successful politician: Vinod Khanna was a man who lived many lives.

Indian Teacher Sentenced For H-1B Visa Fraud in US

A 58-year-old Indian teacher in the US has been fined over USD 50,000 and ordered to serve three years of supervised release by a court.

H-1B Visa Rules to Help Indian IT Professionals

US President Donald Trump's proposed changes to the H-1B visa program may end up benefiting Indian IT professionals in terms of higher wages, a US expert today said.

Chinese, Indian Travelers Continue to Rise in UAE

The UAE continues to be an increasingly important destination for travelers from both China and India,

Live The Indian Summer

Summer is always when everyone is lying to everyone.

Vinod Khanna Dies Aged 70

The original debonair leading actor, with classic good looks

Indian Heritage’s Economic Potential

Our built heritage can be leveraged for economic gain through tourism dollars as well as opportunities for craftsmen and local communities

India Bans Social Media in Kashmir

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir have announced a one-month ban on 22 social media services, including Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp.

Indian-origin Steel Tycoon Sanjeev Gupta on US Acquisition Spree

Britain's Indian-origin steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has made a bid to acquire all the assets of a Minnesota iron ore firm, days after he announced plans to take over ArcelorMittal's steelworks in the US.

US Commerce Secretary Talks of Possibility of India-US FTA

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, who recently met Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, signaled that an India-US Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is not out of the question, even though no such negotiations have commenced.

How the United States Has Become a Problem for Indians

Equality and the American dream seem to be increasingly out of reach for many Indians in the U.S., since President Donald Trump took office.

5 Ways the British Empire Ruthlessly Exploited India

It's a myth that British imperialism benefited one of its richest colony, India, when in reality it drained all its wealth and resources.

Is India Losing Kashmir

As India's most restive region stares down the abyss of hot summer of violence, the doom-laden headline has returned with a vengeance: Is India losing Kashmir?

Value Investments by Indian Companies: US on H-1B Visa Issue

The US has said that it greatly values investments by Indian companies and wants to see bilateral business ties remain strong

India to Play Crucial Role' in WhatsApp's Business Solutions

Messaging app WhatsApp is working on solutions to enable businesses to use its platform to connect with consumers and India will play a "crucial role" for the product.

Trump Sends Indian-American's Name to Senate For IP Czar

Indian-American Vishal J Amin's name has been sent by President Donald Trump to the Senate for confirmation as America's new 'IP czar' to coordinate the country's law-enforcement strategy around copyright, patents and trademarks.

Indian Citizen in US, Charged With Insider Trading Worth $48,000

A 41-year-old Indian citizen has been arrested on charges of insider trading and making thousands of dollars using confidential information of a private equity firm's acquisition of a technology company.

Britain Refines Aid Fund For India

The UK government has refined the systems behind a new aid fund aimed at reducing poverty and creating overseas business opportunities.

Vijay Mallya's Custody Sought From UK Govt

The government seeks custody of liquor baron Vijay Mallya from the UK, but India’s success rate at extradition has been no more than 36 percent over 15 years.

Illegal Indian Immigrants Choosing to Leave The UK

By at least one estimate, more than 1 million illegal immigrants currently live in the UK.

No Longer a Dream: Silicon Valley Takes on The Flying Car

Silicon Valley is full of very smart people, but they don't always get the laws of physics. Gravity is a formidable adversary.

Burpees: The Magic Workout

Why you should add burpees to your exercise routine.

Serious Actions' On H-1B Visa Would Worry India

If there are serious actions taken it's something that's going to kind of worry us a lot.

Trump Tower Mumbai Sales to Resume

Lodha Group plans to resume sales at Trump Tower Mumbai after a post-election hiatus.

Indian-American Doctors Body Shocked Over Vivek Murthy's Sacking

A top body of Indian-American doctors has expressed shock and disappointment over the Trump administration's dismissal of physician Vivek Murthy as the US Surgeon General.

Indian-origin Couples May be Aborting Female Foetus in Canada

Indian-origin couples living in Canada, mostly from Punjabi and Hindi-speaking communities, may be practising sex selective abortions due to their preference for sons.

'500kg' Egyptian Woman's Sster Accuses Indian Doctors of Lying

Bariatric surgery, also known as weight loss surgery, is used as a last resort to treat people who are dangerously obese

Medical Tourism: Just What The Doctor Prescribed For India

The number of foreign tourist arrivals (FTAs) in India from the Gulf and the Middle East jumped 17 per cent in 2016 with the country emerging as a sought-after global destination for medical and wellness travel

India's Shifting Role in Middle East Affairs

Over recent years, however, things have changed. India is beginning to think and act more strategically.

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.

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.

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.

Bend It Like Granny

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

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.

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

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

Punjabi Politics With a Canadian Tadka

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

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.

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.

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