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Ballots attract tourists to experience India's biggest festival of democracy

With the election fever hitting India, tour operators across the country are offering special packages to foreign tourists willing to experience Lok Sabha polls and see how the world's largest democracy votes. Watch to know more.

May 03, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

Government cancels passports of 33 NRIs for abandoning wives

The Women and Child Development Ministry has said it is taking 'every possible step to protect women in NRI marriages.'

Dec 12, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Over 2-lakh stranded NRIs brought back since 2014: Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Tuesday over two-lakh stranded non-resident Indians (NRIs) were brought back to India in the last four-and-a-half years.

Nov 28, 2018, 00:02 AM IST

Registration of NRI marriages within 48 hours mandatory else passport, visa could be revoked: Maneka Gandhi

Failing to do so will result in non-issuance or revoking of passport and visa.

Jun 07, 2018, 06:50 AM IST

Faridabad: NRI woman found dead in hotel bathtub

An NRI woman was found dead in the hotel bathtub in Haryana's Faridabad. 

Apr 27, 2018, 13:57 PM IST

NRIs are our partners in vision for India's development: PM Modi at PIO Conference

As many as 124 Members of Parliament and 17 mayors from 23 countries are participating in the first PIO Parliamentary Conference in Delhi.

Jan 09, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi arrives in Bahrain to address NRI community

Rahul Gandhi is expected to meet Bahrain Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and other local leaders before addressing the NRI community.

Jan 08, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi follows Modi's footsteps, woos NRIs ahead of Bahrain visit

He called the NRIs the true representatives of the country's soft power and the brand ambassadors of the nation across the globe.

Jan 07, 2018, 22:53 PM IST

Two-fold jump 'overseas' voters in last three years

The number of NRIs registering themselves as 'overseas electors' has seen a two-fold jump in the last three years, latest government and EC data show.

Dec 24, 2017, 12:24 PM IST

Great to be an Indian in the US right now: YouTube star Vidya Vox

Vidya Iyer, better known by her stage name Vidya Vox, was born in the Indian city Madras (now Chennai), grew up in Virginia, and is based in Los Angeles.

Nov 22, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

NRI from Gujarat shot dead in America's North Carolina

A non-resident Indian (NRI) was on Saturday shot dead in the United States' North Carolina by unidentified assailants.

Nov 12, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

PPF closes, NSC gets encashed if holder status changes to NRI

With regard to NSC, a separate notification said it is deemed to be encashed on the day the holder becomes an NRI.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi describes Mahatma Gandhi as an NRI, says Congress movement was an NRI movement

Rahul Gandhi said Congress Party represented a philosophy that is thousands and thousands of years old.

Sep 22, 2017, 16:07 PM IST

Supreme Court seeks time frame for amending law to allow NRI voting from overseas

The bench of Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar and Justice DY Chandrachud sought to know the time frame after Attorney General KK Venugopal told court that a Team of Ministers (ToM) have recommended such an amendment.

Jul 21, 2017, 18:24 PM IST

NRI woman attempts suicide at Hyderabad home of her parents

An NRI software professional, currently staying with her parents in Kothapet area of city after the death of her husband in Seattle in the US recently.

Apr 14, 2017, 21:58 PM IST

NEET UG Exam 2017: CBSC to issue admit cards on April 15

The CBSE has issued guidelines on its official portal for downloading admit cards for the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET).

Apr 10, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

People sending demonetised notes abroad by courier: Customs

The customs department has unearthed a new modus operandi of sending demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes abroad by courier in a bid to get them converted here later.

Apr 09, 2017, 10:41 AM IST

NRI arrested in Bihar for theft, drinking

An non-resident Indian man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a motorcycle and consuming liquor in the dry state of Bihar, police said on Thursday.

Mar 30, 2017, 21:01 PM IST

Lord Swraj Paul describes General Budget as growth-oriented

Commenting on the budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament today, Lord Paul, Chairman of the Caparo Group of Industries, said "Congratulations to Jaitley. It is a very good budget and it is growth-oriented".

Feb 01, 2017, 22:44 PM IST

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017: Key facts

The 14th edition of the three-day Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), billed as the largest convergence of Indian Diaspora, began in the country's IT hub on Saturday with the spotlight on the role of youth in transforming the society and India's potential to play the role of a 'Vishwa Guru' again. PBD will be held in Bengaluru from January 7 to 9.

Jan 09, 2017, 07:39 AM IST