Pravasi Bharatiya Divas


PBD 2019 to link with Kumbh Mela, Republic Day celebrations: Sushma Swaraj

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs and the Uttar Pradesh state government are both gearing up for the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas...


Dial D for Diaspora: ASEAN's Indians set to play big role in country's resurgence and influence

The excitement and buzz around the ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), to be held in Singapore, is palpable. The event is a showcase...

PBD Singapore 2018 NRI Stories

Indian diaspora gives PBD a thumbs up

As the countdown to the ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) being organised by the Indian High Commission of Singapore begins we spoke...

PBD Singapore 2018 NRI Stories

Modi has taken Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to another level: Dr Kanti Bajpai

In the run-up to the regional ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), Connected to India asks Dr Kanti Bajpai, Professor at Lee Kuan Yew...

PBD Singapore 2018

Sushma Swaraj to visit Singapore in January

Much loved and respected as an action lady, India’s Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj will be in Singapore as the Chief Guest of...

PBD Singapore 2018

Singapore to host regional Pravasi Bharatiya Divas: January 6-7, 2018

Singapore to host special Pravasi Bhartiya Divas. In an exclusive interview with Connected to India, the Indian High Commissioner to...

PBD Singapore 2018

NRI Forum of Karnataka bats for new registration policy

The Karnataka NRI Forum has plans to create a database of agencies offering overseas jobs to prevent fraud, Arathi Krishna, the forum...


Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award for Singapore Indian Association

Singapore Indian Association was awarded the prestigious Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award (PBSA) on January 9, at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas...

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Gourmet delights from India and abroad satiated taste buds well at PBD 2017

It seemed Karnataka government lent special attention to food that was being served at 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas 2017.


Ex-Twitter MD, Parry Singh reviews PBD 2017 social media initiatives

Parminder (Parry) Singh, ex-Managing Director, Twitter, SEA, India, and MENA, who made his debut at PBD as a part of the Singapore NRI...


Plenary Session at PBD: Start-ups and Innovations with Social Impact in India

The theme of the plenary session was ‘Start-ups and Innovations with Social Impact in India.’ The emerging usage of social media to...


PBD 2017 Bengaluru, Modi clear winners: NRIs say it with loud applause

The 14th edition of Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD), billed as the largest gathering of NRIs in the world has emerged as a great success.


Awardees at PBD 2017: First words after winning

The annual global convention for the Indian diaspora, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) 2017 was held in Bengaluru from January 7 to 9 with a...

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