A large number of Indian citizens resident in the United Kingdom and people of Indian origin have appealed to the Narendra Modi government to allow exchange of demonetised currency worth 1000 and 500 rupees abroad.
Four Indian-Americans, including two women, elected to House of Representatives and the Senate in the historic US general elections are here for their first official Congressional orientation meeting to find out how they can work collectively to achieve their common goals.
With four Indian-Americans, including two women, elected to the US Congress, euphoric community members said that the unprecedented victory shows they have become part of the mainstream political landscape.
Appreciating the "friendship" articulated by Trump towards India during his election campaigns, PM Modi said that the government looks forward to working with him closely "to take India-US bilateral ties to a new height".
Expats and Indian-Americans in Bengaluru are sending up a common prayer — may Donald Trump lose. Hillary, many think, is a better choice and will throw up fewer immigration hurdles for Indians workers.
Donald Trump has claimed that the Americans are living through the "greatest jobs theft" in the history of the world, saying US companies were moving out jobs to countries like India, China, Mexico and Singapore.
In a crackdown to curb its soaring immigration figures, the UK government has announced changes to its visa policy for non-EU nationals, which will affect a large number of Indians especially IT professionals.
For Indian students who set foot in the USA – those who wish to settle in this country and those who want to go back to India – the US Presidential election of 2016 is a source of dispassionate entertainment, reasonable concern and cultural shock all at the same time.