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NRI booked for rape in Gurgaon

An NRI, working with a private airline in Saudi Arabia, has been booked on charges of raping a divorcee in Gurgaon on the pretext of marrying her, police said on Monday.

Narendra Modi is an 'NRI prime minister': Trinamool Congress

Narendra Modi is an 'NRI prime minister': Trinamool Congress

Branding Narendra Modi as a "non-resident Prime Minister", the Trinamool Congress on Wednesday questioned his government's performance in the one-and-a-half years of rule at the Centre. 

NRI crashes SUV at Attari Indo-Pak border, arrested

The 42-year-old NRI from Canada, who originally hails from Jalandhar and was identified as Surinder Singh Kang.

Indian-origin father killed wife, twins over family row in UK

An Indian-origin father who was found hanging here earlier this year strangled his wife and twin teenage daughters before committing suicide following a violent row over his in-laws allegedly "cheating" him out of money, a UK court has been told.

RBI allows NRIs to subscribe to National Pension System

RBI allows NRIs to subscribe to National Pension System

To enable Indians living abroad to access old age income security, Reserve Bank Thursday allowed non-resident Indians (NRIs) to subscribe to the National Pension System (NPS).

NRI man says 'Talaq, Talaq, Talaq' to wife on WhatsApp

An NRI man from Kerala has sent his 21-year-old wife a tripple Talaq message on WhatsApp.

NRI man sends Talaq shocker to wife on WhatsApp

Hardly 10 days after his wedding, an NRI man from Kerala has sent his 21-year-old wife a tripple Talaq message from Dubai on WhatsApp.

NRI businessman helps debt-ridden Indian prisoners' release

A Dubai-based Indian businessman has come forward to provide financial assistance to help the release of debt-ridden Indian prisoners who have been imprisoned for unpaid debts.

After NRI, effort to give voting rights to migrants: SC told

The draft bill to provide voting rights to NRIs through postal ballots would be further revised before it is tabled in Parliament and the Cabinet would consider a note in this regard, government told the Supreme Court was informed today.

Lord Karan Bilimoria among 8 NRIs awarded in UK

Leading NRI entrepreneur Lord Karan Bilimoria has been awarded as the International Indian of the Year for 2014-15 for his outstanding achievements in the fields of business and education.

NRIs call for 'Netaji Declassification Day' in UK

 NRIs based in the UK have launched a global awareness campaign to gather public opinion in favour of declassifying files related to the death of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, saying Indians have a right to know the truth.

Uttar Pradesh to get its first British consulate

The Uttar Pradesh government has initiated a move to establish a British consulate here to provide a smooth visa facilitation service to the people of the state, official said on Monday.

Indian connect gives NRI talent ticket to Bollywood: Evelyn Sharma

Indian connect gives NRI talent ticket to Bollywood: Evelyn Sharma

Actress Evelyn Sharma, who is of Indian and German origin, believes NRI artists get recognised in Bollywood due to their “Indian connect” rather than the tag of being 'outsiders'.

President Mukherjee asks Indians abroad to invest in India

President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday asked the Indian community in Russia to bring in their skills and capital to support the government's initiatives to make the country a global manufacturing hub.

Sushma urges NRIs to get involved in govt''s flagship programmes

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday urged NRIs and PIOs to get involved in the Prime Minster Narendra Modi-led NDA Government`s flagship programmes like `Make in India`, `Swachh Bharat Mission` and `Namami Gange`.

NRIs' voting rights: Can't fix time frame for legislation, says SC

The Supreme Court on Monday said that it cannot order legislature to make or amend a law within a particular time frame and granted eight weeks time to the Centre to effect changes in statutes for extending voting rights to NRIs through postal ballots.

NRI appointed CEO of digital division of Singtel in Singapore

An NRI has been appointed as the chief executive officer of the digital division of Singapore-based telecom giant Singtel.

India can compete with China as supplier to world: Lord Paul

Pitching for removal of barriers that come in the way of setting up businesses in India, NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul has said the country can compete with China as 'suppliers of the world'.

Over 11 million NRIs, 20 lakh services personnel to be in electoral rolls

 More than 11 million NRIs and 20 lakh defence and paramilitary personnel will soon be enrolled in electoral rolls with the government on Wednesday setting the ball rolling for exploring ways for facilitating electronic voting for them.

Jaitley laughs off query on govt appointing NRIs on key posts

"I think the NRIs are getting a little over representation!" he quipped when asked why another NRI Panagariya has been appointed to a key post.