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Update: Amarinder launches ‘connect with your roots’ initiative in London for Punjabi-origin youth

Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced a new initiative for Punjabi-origin students living abroad to reconnect with their...

Global

Vatican declares Mother Teresa a Patron Saint of Calcutta

The Vatican earlier this week declared Mother Teresa, a patron saint of the Archdiocese of Calcutta, at a Mass in the city where she...

Global

Sikh-Canadian MP denies allegations of sexual harassment against him

As the Canadian polls approach, another Indian-origin political leader is in the news, this time for the wrong reasons.

Global

Dhruv Garg is latest Indian-origin child in UK to max Mensa IQ test

Dhruv Garg, from Wokingham in south east England, has got the highest possible score of 162 on a Mensa IQ test.

UK

Indian wins title of UK’s ‘Child Genius’ in face-off on TV

Rahul Doshi, who became an instant media sensation after his appearance on the kids’ quiz show Child Genius, has won the popular Channel 4...

UK NRI Stories

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella joins chorus of CEOs condemning Charlottsville violence

India-born Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella has joined the long list of business leaders condemning the violence at the...

USA

Five Indian-origin global citizens in Fortune’s '40 under 40’ list

Five Indian-origin people, including Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, have entered Fortune’s annual list of 40 young and influential...

Global

We should all work together to bring international cricket to Singapore: High Commissioner of India

The colourful three-day 5th International Singapore Cricket Club (SCC) T20 2017 tournament drew H.E. Mr Jawed Ashraf, High Commissioner of...

SCC Twenty20 2017

Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children now open for applications

Applications for the Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC) are now open on the SPDC portal. Last Date for submission of the...

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Gandhinagar lad Arpan Doshi set to become UK’s youngest doctor next month

Arpan Doshi, an Indian-origin doctor, is set to become the UK's youngest physician to start work at a hospital in north-east England.

UK NRI Stories

NRI philanthropist, ISRO honoured at Times Now 'NRI of the Year’ Awards

NRI businessman and philanthropist Ronald Colaco was awarded the prestigious Times Now Global NRI of the Year Award 2017 in the category of...

Global NRI Stories

The Indians Are Coming: Sub-continental politicos are aiming higher in America

Four Indian Americans will be or, would have closely contested to be, in the US Congress today. Arguments can ensue on whether it was Bhagat...

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