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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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 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?