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Vijay Mallya trial: Defence legal expert questions impartiality of Indian Supreme Court, CBI

Vijay Mallya's extradition trial to face fraud and money laundering charges of INR9,000 crore in India resumed today, with his defence...


In pics: Tastes of India across 29 states

India's cuisine has a rich history that goes back thousands of years. Indian food has been widely appreciated across the globe for its...


Rahul Gandhi elected unopposed as Indian National Congress president

Rahul Gandhi has been elected unopposed as the new president of the Indian National Congress, taking over from his mother Sonia Gandhi.


UK Foreign Office condemns Jallianwala Bagh massacre, but no formal apology

Following public statements by London Mayor Sadiq Khan that Britain needs to apologise for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, the UK government...


‘3 Storeys’: Teaser for Farhan Akhtar’s new project promises rich drama and chilling suspense

The makers of neighbourhood drama 3 Storeys have announced the release date along with revealing the poster and the teaser of the film.


Liquor baron Vijay Mallya’s extradition trial begins; prosecution claims fraud

After a complicated legal wrangle, the extradition trial of Vijay Mallya, wanted in India on charges of INR9,000 crore fraud and money...


Indian telecom dept issues guidelines regarding NRIs, foreign nationals for mobile number re-verification

The Indian (DoT circulated a slew of measures for telecom service providers to simplify the process of re-verification of mobile numbers,...


Bholi's back! Richa Chadda 'found it a lot of fun to boss around the fukras'

Gearing up to be one of the most anticipated releases of 2017, the sequel to the surprise 2013 hit Fukrey is set to have the audience...


India, Singapore set to extend Army training, drills agreement soon

Close on the heels of the agreement to step up naval cooperation this week, India and Singapore are set to renew soon their agreement for...


In Pics: Gadkari flags off Bharat Symphony in London to mark India-UK Year of Culture

Indian Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari flagged...


Same fukras, new fukrapanti: Ali Fazal, Manjot Singh and Varun Sharma on 'Fukrey Returns'

Cast members Ali Fazal, Manjot Singh and Varun Sharma spoke exclusively with Connected to India as part of their extensive promo campaign.


NRIs, PIOs in UK take up USD 5 billion projects for Ganga development

Indian corporates, Non-Resident Indians and Persons of Indian Origin have committed more than USD5 billion for the development of ghats,...


Diaspora direct beneficiary of our passport push: Foreign Secretary Jaishankar

Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar has said that the Indian Government's intensive efforts to make passport available to maximum number...


India, Singapore navies to step up maritime cooperation as defence ministers meet

Ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise, India and Singapore navies today agreed to step up...


NRIs descend upon Gujarat to campaign for BJP prior to state polls

As the elections for the state near, non-resident Indian (NRI) Gujaratis are descending on their home state to boost BJP’s poll prospects...


In Pics: Singapore Defence Minister flies on Indian fighter plane Tejas

Singapore's Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen today flew India's indigenously built light combat aircraft Tejas at Kalaikunda airbase and...


India to be Country Of Honour at Abu Dhabi Festival 2018

India has been declared a Country of Honour for the upcoming 15th Abu Dhabi Festival 2018 to mark the "deep cultural wealth of India,...


Non-profit forum to gather views of Indian professionals about Brexit

Taking measures to ensure a smoother transition, a new forum has been launched in London to ensure that the voice of Indian professionals...


IIM-CIP, Indian govt hunting for Smart 50 innovations to spur national growth

To encourage finding innovative solutions to the various socio-economic challenges the Indian economy is facing as it grows larger, the...


Singapore Defence Minister arrives in India today, look to deepen security ties

Singapore's Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen arrives today in India to hold second Singapore-India Defence Ministers’ Dialogue (DMD)...


Punjab govt set to pass NRI Property Safeguards Act, claims official

Tackling the real estate issues involving non-resident Indians (NRIs), the Punjab government is set to bring the NRI Property Safeguards Act...


UK High Commission organises 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh in Belfast

A first-ever Indian community event '350th Birth Anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh' was organised by the High Commission of India in Belfast,...


UK-India Week to be held in June 2018 at London, Buckinghamshire

The UK-based India Inc has announced it will be holding the UK-India Week from June 2018 19 to 22, packed with a series of events that will...


NRIs, PIOs not required to link bank accounts, PAN to Aadhaar: UIDAI to Indian govt departments

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has issued a circular to government departments that clarified that NRIs and Persons of...