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Persons of Indian Origin

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

Govt to allow Aadhaar enrolments of NRIs, PIOs, OICs

The government has decided that Aadhaar enrolment of Non-Resident Indians, Persons of Indian Origin and Overseas Citizen of India should be eventually allowed to help them authenticate their identity digitally, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Aug 07, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

EC working on NRI voting rights, says Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday assured the non-resident Indians (NRIs) that they may soon get voting rights as the Election Commission (EC) is working on it.

Dec 22, 2014, 15:27 PM IST

6 PIOs-led firms among 100 fastest-growing biz in US: Fortune

Six firms founded and headed by Indian-origin persons are among the 100 fastest-growing businesses located in American cities, says a list by Fortune and The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC).

Oct 19, 2014, 18:30 PM IST

PIO visa: PM hopes it will give impetus to India's development

With the government notifying the decision to grant life-long visa to Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday highlighted the swift action taken on his promise made in the US and hoped it will give an impetus to India's development journey.

Oct 07, 2014, 17:06 PM IST

Govt issues notification on lifelong visa for PIO card holders

Persons of Indian Origin will get lifelong visa to visit India, the government has notified, days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the concession at the Madison Square Garden rally in the US.

Oct 01, 2014, 15:50 PM IST

India needs to fully tap potential of NRIs, PIOs: Pranab

Citing example of China, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said that India too needs to fully tap the investment potential of NRIs and their entrepreneurial skills and promote inclusive growth.

Jan 08, 2012, 17:45 PM IST