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MEA Launches Initiative to Tap NRIs’ Emotional Connect

For the overseas Indians looking to give back to their mother land, more so to ones native village or town, things have become just convenient and credible, thanks to one of the initiatives launched by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

UK PM May Pledges to Curtail Immigration, Including From India

Prime Minister of UK Theresa May, on Thursday, May18, unveiled her Conservative Party’s election manifesto that makes cutting immigration from countries like India

UK Poll: From a High in 2015, Tories Now Cool on India

The 2015 election saw the Conservative Party’s connect with the Indian community reach new heights under David Cameron, but this time round, India and the Indian community have so far not figured high in the party’s priorities.

India to Seek Annulment of Pak Military Court’s Death Sentence

India will seek annulment of the secret Pakistani military court’s death sentence for Kulbhushan Jadhav.

UK Poll: Unease Over India Record of Indian-origin MPs

The 10 Indian-origin MPs in Britain’s last Parliament are for all purposes UK citizens, but given their origins and links to India, there is an expectation that they have a greater understanding of India’s interests.

Modi-fied Indian Markets Enter $2-trillion Elite Club

Buoyed by relentless buying by local and offshore investors, India's stock market capitalisation (M-cap) has crossed $2 trillion, making it the ninth-largest equity market globally.

Wall Street Banks Ask Tech Companies to Align With Trump Rhetoric

Top Wall Street banks are asking Indian IT companies to change their staffing practices to comply with the Trump regime.

Preet Bharara on Not Returning Trump's Call

India-born former top federal prosecutor Preet Bharara, who received a phone call from US President Donald Trump just two days before being fired, said he "was done with" the American leader and did him a favour by not returning his call.

India in Appeal to UN Court to Halt Execution of Spy

India was to appeal to the UN's top court on Monday to order Pakistan to suspend its planned execution of an Indian national convicted of spying.

Palestinian President Kicks Off India Visit With Tech Tour

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas began a three-day visit to India Monday with a tour of an IT facility that is helping Ramallah build a high-end tech hub.

Indian-origin MPs Set For Tough Fight in UK General Election

The ten Indian-origin MPs who made it to the House of Commons in the last UK general elections are set for a tough fight in the June 8 polls.

India is Not Buying China's Kashmir Carrot

India says no to China's offer of going soft on a 54-yr-old deal with Pakistan on Kashmir.

UK Immigration Target Will Hit India Ties

The setting of immigration targets will affect Britain’s economy and hit relations with India, the Liberal Democrats party has said in response to the ruling Conservative Party’s plans.

Seema Verma - Key Architect of Republican Healthcare Bill

Indian-American Seema Verma shared the podium with President Donald Trump who hailed her contribution in convincing several lawmakers on the need to repeal and replace Obamacare.

AAP’s NRI Team Opposes Mann as Punjab Convenor

Kejriwal is set to hold a party meet on Sunday, where all AAP MLAs from Punjab will be in attendance and where changes in leadership of the Punjab unit are expected to be announced.

China Tries To Encircle India. It Won't Work

China has an official and an unofficial agenda for the India Ocean.

GOPIO Chairman Confronts RBI Governor

GOPIO Chairman Dr Thomas Abraham confronted Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Dr Urjit Patel at a talk delivered by him at Columbia University on April 24 for not allowing diaspora Indians with foreign citizenship to deposit or exchange their demonetised Indian currencies.

Infosys Plays Down Cost Concerns From U.S. Hiring Plan

Infosys (INFY.NS) said its plans to hire thousands of workers in the United States would enable faster deployment of staff in areas such as big data and cloud, dismissing concerns about additional labour costs.

Indian-origin Candidates Hope to Grab Anti-Brexit Vote in UK Polls

Indian-origin candidates of the UK's Liberal Democrat party are hoping to grab anti-Brexit votes in the June 8 general election.

India, U.K. to Cooperate on Deportation

India and the United Kingdom will cooperate with each other to ensure the smooth return of Indians overstaying there, said the Union Home Ministry.

Trump Administration Pledges to Act Against Hate Crimes Against Indians

The Trump administration today pledged to work against recent surge in hate crimes, including those against the Hindu and Sikh communities

US Business Community Encouraged by High Level India-US Engagement

The American business community is encouraged by the highest level of engagement between India and the US under the Trump administration and looks forward to elevate the ties even further.

Why Are India's Top Judges Doubting Each Others' Sanity

The Indian judiciary is in the midst of an unprecedented crisis.

Indian-American Doctors To Push For Visa Reforms

Influential Indian-American doctors will meet here tomorrow to push for legislative reforms to address the shortage of physicians in the US

India's Firm Response After Turkish President's Controversial Kashmir Comment

India firmly explained to the visiting leader that "the issue of Kashmir is essentially an issue of terrorism," and asserted that its disputes with Pakistan must be settled bilaterally.

Canada's Indian-origin Defence Minister urged to Resign For Inflating Military Record

Harjit Sajjan erroneously claimed to have been the "architect" of Canada's largest military operation since the 1950s

Modi Government Ends 8-year Bonhomie With North Korea

India, in a significant move adhering to the UN Security Council resolutions against Pyongyang decided to halt supply of any items to North Korea that would add to its military’s operational capabilities.

Indian-American Comedian Mocks US Prez at Dinner

As he mocked Trump several times, he said that the president would be tweeting about him at 3 am.

Erdogan Vows to Boost Bilateral Relations With India

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday vowed to further improve bilateral relations with India ahead of his official visit to the country starting Sunday.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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