Indian-origin British lawmaker Keith Vaz has sought an explanation from the UK Home Office over reports of refusal of visa to Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan, saying the decision would "severely damage" Indo-UK relations.
Amid concerns over the Brexit vote and reports that the new UK Prime Minister Theresa May is set to make student visa norms even more strict, it is no surprise that Indian students are looking at other options when planning overseas education.
To be a good or patriotic Indian one does not have to be a Hindu by birth, religious practice, or cultural affiliation. One does not need to know or speak Hindi, either. And one does not even have to hate Pakistan.
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and South Africa for cooperation in the field of Tourism. The MoU was signed on 08.07.2016.
North American Punjabi Association(NAPA) has appealed to all the political parties contesting the Punjab assembly election to list issues related with NRI's in their election manifesto before seeking support in elections.
The world’s longest hunger strike came to an end on Tuesday, as an activist dubbed India’s “Iron Lady” broke her 16-year fast but vowed to continue fighting alleged army brutalities by running for political office.
Kalikho Pul, the chief minister of the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, had been put in charge by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's (above) federal government until the Supreme Court ruled last month that his appointment had been illegal.
India has long since stopped talking about it, but China's state-run media is still harping on about India not getting into the Nuclear Suppliers Group and therefore taking "revenge" on Beijing by being "petty" and by making its business visa policy "a pain in the butt."
In one of the most widely promoted and grandly organized celebrations of PM Modi's two years' governance, by Overseas Friends of BJP, the theme of 'Transforming India,' saw another upshot of this growth story grabbing attention in Kuala Lumpur.
South Africa is targeting to increase bilateral trade volume with India to $20 billion by 2018 from the current $10 billion with focus on ITC, pharmaceuticals, automotive, mining and agriculture sectors.
Taking forward the initiative of the Andhra Pradesh Government to boost public-private partnership model in school education sector, Assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao is going around American cities to mobilise NRI investments.
Apart from India, at least 160 countries implemented GST. In recent years, Singapore, Malaysia and Australia have introduced, but only to realise that it's no magic potion to bring economic prosperity.
It isn’t just politicians who hold such a dim view of the Congress leader. After the historic 44-seat low that India’s grand old party hit in May 2014, the historian William Dalrymple described Rahul as ‘the very bottom of the Nehru Gandhi barrel.
The government may have firmed up plans to evacuate 10,000 Indians stranded in Saudi Arabia, but it faces an equally worrying and more intractable problem of declining remittances from the Persian Gulf region.
Malaysia today made public its reluctance to handover two of its businessmen to India in connection with Aircel-Maxis probe being carried out by the CBI, saying the two countries did not have "any such (legal) agreement" for execution of an arrest warrant.