Diaspora's strength can be driving force for India: PM Modi
Diaspora's strength can be driving force for India: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday said every NRI is like a "shakti" and if the strength of the entire diaspora can be consolidated, it could become a driving force for India's progress.

Sushma Swaraj invites Indian Diaspora to attend 'Pravasi Bhartiya Divas'

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday invited all Indian Diaspora to attend the 'Pravasi Bhartiya Divas' to mark the completion of 100 years of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from South Africa.

Diaspora is a huge market for Bollywood: Boman Irani
Diaspora is a huge market for Bollywood: Boman Irani

Versatile actor Boman Irani says the Indian Diaspora is a huge market for Bollywood films and filmmakers should tap that for a wider reach and bigger business.

Modi faces sea of expectations from diaspora, India-watchers

With Narendra Modi taking over as prime minister, a host of expectations, recommendations and advice is pouring in for the BJP leader from overseas Indians.

Sri Lanka warns of attempts by Tamil diaspora

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Sunday warned that some members of the Tamil diaspora were attempting to mislead the Tamils in the country to seek secession, the media reported.

Pranab backs PM`s claim, says fundamentals of economy strong

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday backed PM Manmohan Singh`s claim that the fundamentals of Indian economy were strong.

India keen to harness growing power of its Diaspora

India is keen to harness the growing power of its Diaspora, their contribution to homeland and the progressing ties with Australia fostered by strong trade and investment links.

`Indian Jews must play a role akin to Diaspora in US`

Indo-Jewish community in Israel must play a role akin to the Indian and Jewish Diaspora in the US to build strong bridges of friendship between the two countries, a top Indian diplomat has said.

Kerala diaspora can register online for survey

People from Kerala living outside India will now be able to get themselves registered online for a diaspora survey, a minister said Monday.

Azerbaijanis injured in fight at French Parliament

Azerbaijan and Armenia have been in conflict since 1988, over the disputed Caucasus Mountains territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas begins in Kerala

The three-day 11th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, which kicked off early Monday is the biggest ever held in the country, a Kerala minister has said.

Indian doctor found murdered in Abu Dhabi

An Indian doctor was found murdered at an Abu Dhabi hospital with a deep cut on his neck, with media reports suggesting that he was attacked by a Pakistani national.

Mauritius president to be chief guest at overseas Indians meet

Mauritius President Rajkeswur Purryag will be the chief guest at the 11th overseas Indians meet to be held at Kochi in January next, Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi said here Tuesday.

Kerala Budget 2012: Sops for Diaspora

Presenting his 10th budget in the Kerala assembly on Monday, Finance Minister K.M. Mani announced a slew of benefits for the state`s diaspora.

Diaspora has more to give to build modern India: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday
said the government would encourage them and lauded the
influence and impact of the "global Indian".

Diaspora co-founder Ilya Zhitomirskiy dies at 22

Ilya Zhitomirskiy, one of the founders of the social networking site Diaspora, died at the age of 22.

Indian diaspora to fast in US to root out corruption in India

Two organisations representing
people of Indian-origin here are planning to launch a mass
movement and fast to awaken the consciousness of Indian
diaspora against the "massive corruption" in their homeland.

Singapore to host South Asian Diaspora convention in July

Singapore to host an international convention on South Asian Diaspora in July, where topics related to geopolitics and socio-economic issues
will be discussed.

NRIs on electoral rolls soon, single card for diaspora: PM

India will soon register NRIs in the electoral rolls to help them exercise their franchise.

India expresses gratitude towards `benevolent` host Kuwait

India has thanked Emir of Kuwait for being a good host to about six lakh expatriates from the country in the oil-rich nation.