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Five Indian-American contestants in the 2019 Miss World America pageant

The event is scheduled to begin on October 12 in Las Vegas and the winner will represent the United States at the Miss World pageant in...


Washington State Bar Association gets Indian-origin President

Indian-origin Rajeev D. Majumdar will be the first state bar president of South Asian descent in the United States.


Indian actor Adil Hussain joins cast of American web series Star Trek: Discovery

The third season of Star Trek is slated to premiere next year.


In Pics: Durga Puja, Navratri celebrations across the world

Across the world the Indian community is coming together to celebrate and rejoice in the festivities that lead up to Dussehra and Diwali.


Indians moving to the UK will be able to open an ICICI account before arrival

In a first-of-its-kind service by an Indian bank in the United Kingdom (UK), ICICI Bank UK PLC will allow digital account opening through...


Mumbai dance troupe finishes fourth on America’s Got Talent

V.Unbeatable were unable to get enough votes to win American reality competition America’s Got Talent.


Indian-Americans support dual citizenship: Survey

The survey also shows that non-resident Indians (NRIs) prefer proxy voting instead of direct postal ballots.


NRI industrialist nominated to the UK Parliament’s House of Lords

NRI entrepreneur Rami Ranger was on Tuesday nominated to the United Kingdom Parliament’s House of Lords for his outstanding service to the...


Indian workers in UAE to get overdue salary and return home

Around 200 Indian workers in the UAE are likely to receive their salaries and return home, a media report said on Tuesday.


British Sikh MP applauded as he demands apology from Boris Johnson for “racist” remarks

Britain's first turbaned Sikh MP, Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, on Wednesday demanded an apology from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for...


Indian-origin hotelier, Trump’s former partner arrested for stealing luggage

An Indian-origin hotelier who was US President Donald Trump’s partner in four hotel properties was arrested at the Memphis International...


Indian immigrants co-founded four of UK’s fastest-growing startups: Report

A business survey has found that four of the United Kingdom’s top fastest-growing startups are co-founded by Indian immigrants.


Mumbai dance group in semifinals of America’s Got Talent

Mumbai based dance group V Unbeatable has reached the semifinals of US reality show America’s Got Talent.


Sikh band from Malaysia wins World Pipe Band Championship

Malaysia’s Sri Dasmesh Sikh pipe band has emerged the winner of the World Pipe Band Championship on Saturday, August 17.


Indian expats open donation centres in UAE for Kerala flood relief

Indian expats from Kerala in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have opened collection centres for donations to help the thousands of families...


When Bollywood lit up Melbourne

Federation Square in Melbourne hosted the annual Indian Film Festival of Melbourne where the Indian flag was hoisted by Karan Johar.


Indian-Americans angry at US Congressman’s Kashmir remarks

The Indian-American community is very upset with Democratic Congressman Tom Suozzi who has asked US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to make...


Indian High Commission sets up instant response unit for Indians in UK

India's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Ruchi Ghanashyam launched a ten-member Public Response Unit to provide instant service to...


Smugglers make hay as Indian govt hikes import duty on gold

With the Indian government jacking up import duty on gold, smuggling of the yellow metal from Persian Gulf countries, Singapore and Malaysia...

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Telling all Indians how to behave because of some bad tourists is just excessive

The outburst of feelings of shame, embarrassment and broad appeals to Indian tourists to watch their behaviour after a video from a hotel in...

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India Day Parade in New York to honour sacrifice of Armed Forces

This year’s India Day Parade in New York will honour valour and the sacrifices made by the Armed Forces and will be held on August 18.


PM Modi to address UN General Assembly session in September

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the annual UN General Assembly (UNGA) session on September 28, according to a provisional list...


Survey: Indians and Malays feel discriminated against in job applications in Singapore

According to a survey conducted by the Institute of Policy Studies and, a national body for inter-racial and inter-religious...


Indian NGO to the rescue of animals in Kenya’s wildlife reserves

Poachers and trophy hunters have been calling the shots in the world-renowned wildlife reserves of Kenya despite the government’s marathon...

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