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.

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.

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.

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.

Kerry hosts first Diwali celebrations, hails diaspora

As Diwali becomes an important marker in the American festival calendar, Secretary of State John Kerry hosted Diwali celebrations at the State Department for the first time, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s recent visit to the US provided an "unforgettable chance to build on the already deep ties between America and India."

Sushma Swaraj to inaugurate Pravasi Bhartiya Divas in London

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will travel to London on Thursday to participate in the regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas, being organised to reach out to 1.3 million Indian diaspora in Europe and project trade and business opportunities in India.

Sharad Pawar hails Modi's interaction with NRIs in New York

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Monday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for initiating a dialogue for the promotion of business during his ongoing tour of the US.

Rajdeep Sardesai incident: Blot on Indian Media?

Rajdeep Sardesai was manhandled outside the Madison Square Garden (MSG) in New York, where the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was delivering a speech.Garnering much media attention, it brings us to ask a question that are Mr Sardesai's actions justified?

Rajdeep Sardesai incident: Blot on Indian Media? -Part 2

Rajdeep Sardesai was manhandled outside the Madison Square Garden (MSG) in New York, where the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was delivering a speech.Garnering much media attention, it brings us to ask a question that whether Mr Sardesai's actions are justified?

DNA: What to expect out of Modi-Obama meet?

India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is all set to meet President Barack Obama at the White House. Will their joint efforts effort expand and deepen the U.S.-India strategic partnership.

DNA: Analysis of PM Modi's speech at Madison Square

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a gathering at New York's legendary Madison Square Garden.

Madison Square Garden programme overwhelming: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said that the programme at the Madison Square Garden Sunday was "overwhelming".

PM Modi addresses Indian diaspora at Madison Square Garden, says PIO cardholders will get lifetime visa
PM Modi addresses Indian diaspora at Madison Square Garden, says PIO cardholders will get lifetime visa

Addressing a rapturous crowd of NRIs here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi affirmed on Sunday that India will move ahead at a rapid pace and lead the 21st century world.