NRIs buy 3 lakh 'e-bricks' to contribute to new AP capital

About three lakh 'e-bricks' were purchased by Telugu NRIs in the US on a single day to contribute to the construction of Andhra Pradesh's new capital, state IT minister said on Monday.

Bihar polls: NRIs hold 'Litti pe Charcha' in Times Square

Several members of the Indian diaspora gathered at Times Square here to hold discussions about the crucial Bihar elections and voice their expectations from a future government over improving the economic and employment scenario in the state.

Now, NRIs can invest in National Pension System
Now, NRIs can invest in National Pension System

The government will shortly come out with a clarification on FEMA guidelines to facilitate non-resident Indians to invest in National Pension System.

NRIs should vote in panchayat, municipal polls: Congress

NRIs can participate in democracy in the true sense only after they are allowed to vote in grassroots elections to representative bodies like panchayat and municipalities, Congress Goa unit president Luizinho Faleiro said on Monday.

RBI allows NRIs to invest in chit funds

The Reserve Bank Thursday allowed non-resident Indians (NRIs) to invest in chit funds on non-repatriation basis without any ceiling, a move that will encourage flow of capital into the country.

Needy talents look for blessings from NRI philanthropists

A group of NRIs have come forward to aid and advise poor and meritorious students of West Bengal to pursue their career, but their growing number have forced them to look for more sponsors.

Govt notifies FDI policy relaxations for NRIs

Non-repatriable investments by NRIs, OCIs and PIOs will be treated as domestic investments and will not be subject to foreign direct investment caps, the Commerce and Industry Ministry today said.

Govt relaxes FDI norms for NRIs, PIOs, OCI

The government on Thursday decided to liberalise foreign direct investment norms for NRIs and overseas citizens of India (OCI) as it aims to increase capital flows into the country.

Cabinet approves FDI policy on investments by NRIs, PIOs and OCIs

The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved amendments to FDI policy on investments by NRIs, PIOs and OCIs for greater forex remittances.

Modi government proposes to give voting right to NRIs

The government on Tuesday agreed to convene an all-party meeting to discuss its proposal to give NRIs the right to exercise their franchise by e-postal ballots or through proxy voting.

PM Modi addresses Indians at Carrousel du Louvre in Paris

Addressing a community reception in France on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a strong pitch for a permanent seat for India in the UN Security Council, saying it should get it as a "right" for its immense contribution to global peace.

MP govt to set up department to address concerns of NRIs

Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to set up a department to address the concerns of NRIs.

Top NRI industrialists say budget lays road map for growth

Leading NRI industrialists have given a thumbs up to India's 2015-16 Budget, saying it would improve investment climate and laid a clear roadmap for placing the country on a double-digit growth trajectory.

2015 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas was unmatched in grandeur and numbers: MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday said the 2015 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) convention was unmatched in scale, grandeur and number of participants.

Badal pitches for 'Make in Punjab' idea

Gandhinagar: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday appealed to NRIs to invest in his state and pitched the idea of 'Make in Punjab' on the concluding day of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) celebrations here.

I know the visa problems you face, says PM Modi to NRIs

I know the problems you faced. That is why visa on arrival facilities are being made available for several nation, PM Modi tells Indian diaspora in Gandhinagar.

PM Narendra Modi addresses Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Gandhinagar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated the 13th edition of ‘Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas’ in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

Praksh Singh Badal holds Sangat Darshan for NRIs in Moga

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday held a 'Sangat Darshan' (people meeting exercise) here for Non Resident Indians to redress their grievances speedily.

World looking at India with enthusiasm: PM Narendra Modi
World looking at India with enthusiasm: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who this week returned from a three-nation, 10-day tour, on Friday said that the world was looking at India with enthusiasm.

RBI lifts curbs on share purchase of ING Vysya Bank by FIIs

The Reserve Bank has removed curbs on purchase of equity shares of ING Vysya Bank by foreign investors as such investment has gone below the prescribed threshold under FDI policy.