Pravasi Bhartiya Divas

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra on occasion of Gandhi Jayanti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra in New Delhi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. 

Oct 02, 2016, 12:54 PM IST

Govt considering Aadhaar Card for NRIs: Swaraj

Swaraj said it has been decided that women workers will be allowed to go to Gulf countries for employment only through government agencies to ensure they are not duped by recruiting agents or firms.

Jan 09, 2016, 21:08 PM IST

Limited edition of Pravasi Bhartiya Divas today

The first limited edition of Pravasi Bhartiya Divas, an annual event to mark contribution of the Diaspora to India's development, will be held here on Saturday during which government is likely to pitch for deeper engagement with the community in diverse areas.

Jan 09, 2016, 10:08 AM IST

CMs woo diaspora with 'single window', 'open door' and 'dil'

 From a 'single window' to an 'open door', 'single desk' and a large 'dil' (heart)-- Chief Ministers offered all as they set out to woo the Indian diaspora seeking investments in their states at the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas on Friday.

Jan 09, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Indians from Gulf: Chandy seeks govt help to rehabilitate

 Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today sought the Centre's support to rehabilitate Indians who have returned from Saudi Arabia after change in laws there.

Jan 09, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

We want 'man ka rishta' with Indian diaspora: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the government is not just looking at investments by the people of Indian origin living across the world but also wants to have deeper ties with the Indian diaspora.

Jan 09, 2015, 13:46 PM IST

Sushma for "mutually rewarding" ties with Indian diaspora

 Describing Indian diaspora as "successful, prosperous and politically influential", External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday called for a "mutually rewarding" partnership with it in developing the country.

Jan 08, 2015, 17:47 PM IST

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas kicks off in Gandhinagar, Sushma Swaraj asks NRIs to contribute

Gandhinagar: Union Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday called on the diaspora youth gathered here to "come, connect, celebrate and contribute" to be part of the "momentous transformation taking place in the country".

Jan 07, 2015, 06:03 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj invites Indian Diaspora to attend 'Pravasi Bhartiya Divas'

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday invited all Indian Diaspora to attend the 'Pravasi Bhartiya Divas' to mark the completion of 100 years of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from South Africa.

Dec 26, 2014, 14:29 PM IST

Solution to voting by NRIs without coming to India to be found: Swaraj

Ahead of Pravasi Bhartiya Divas next month, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday voiced confidence about finding a solution to voting by NRIs without coming to India.

Dec 22, 2014, 17:48 PM IST

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.

Oct 14, 2014, 22:27 PM IST

PM to open Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Vibrant Summit in January

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Gujarat on January 8 and 11 next year to inaugurate the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas as well as the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investor Summit-2015 respectively.

Sep 25, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Govt to highlight big-ticket reforms at Pravasi Bhartiya Divas

Government will highlight the big-ticket reform measures and policy initiatives to woo overseas Indian investors at the next Pravasi Bhartiya Divas.

Oct 16, 2012, 16:45 PM IST

Guj willing to host Pravasi Bhartiya Divas in 201

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi
expressed his preparedness to host the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas in 2015 to commemorate the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi`s
return from South Africa.

Jan 09, 2012, 20:28 PM IST

J`khand govt looking for private partnership: CM

Arjun Munda said his government was looking for private partnership and investment in several areas.

Jan 08, 2012, 23:44 PM IST

NRIs should invest more in India: Pranab

Asking NRIs to invest more in India,
Mukherjee said though there have
been large ticket investments by the diaspora, it was much less than the potential.

Jan 08, 2012, 22:12 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

‘We made attempts to address rising expectations’

PM Manmohan Singh said that the govt has made serious attempts to address
the rising expectations of people with regard to governance.

Jan 08, 2012, 10:40 AM IST

Pravasi Bhartiya Divas in Jaipur from today

The 10th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas, a convention for NRIs, is all set to begin here from Saturday.

Jan 07, 2012, 10:25 AM IST

‘India would see massive boost in drug manufacturing sector’

With the country’s capacity to manufacture medicines at competitive prices, there is a big opportunity for investment in the drug manufacturing sector, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Saturday.

Jan 09, 2010, 18:00 PM IST