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Mortal Remains Of Indians Shouldn't Wait For Want Of Money: Sushma Swaraj To Canada High Commissioner

Apr 27, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

'Please send them to India without delay,' Foreign Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj directed the Indian High Commissioner.

Sushma Swaraj Asks Over 500 Indians Stranded In Libya To Leave Immediately

Apr 20, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Foreign Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that if the Indians stranded in the Libyan capital do not leave immediately, then it may not be possible to evacuate them later.

NRIs Can't Vote Online, Says Indian Mission In Dubai

The Indian mission in Dubai has said that non-resident Indians (NRIs) cannot vote online in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.

2 Indians And A Pakistani Stole And Sold 900 Juice Boxes In Dubai

Mar 19, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

According to public prosecution records and the goods that were stolen are worth 23,760 dirhams ($6,460).

Hate Crime: Hindu Temple Vandalised, Diety Sprayed With Black Paint In US

The incident happened between Sunday night and Tuesday morning at the Swaminarayan Temple in the Louisville city, authorities said, who are investigating the incident as a hate crime.

17 January, 2019

US Thik Tank Says H-1B Visa Holders Are 'Vulnerable To Abuse', Placed In Poor Working Conditions

Outlook Web Bureau

The think-tank suggested three key reforms and said these should apply to all employers and not simply a subset of them.

17 January, 2019

President Trump Nominates Three Indian Americans To Key Administration Post

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So far, Trump has nominated or appointed more than three dozen Indian Americans in key positions.

06 January, 2019

Women Who Have Faced Abandonment Demand Transnational Laws For Extradition Of NRI Husbands

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Parliament has been dealing with a very specific issue concerning women like triple talaq but the issue of women abandoned by their husbands has not come up at all, says activist Indu Agnihotri.

04 January, 2019

Women Abondoned By NRI Husbands Demand For Tabling Of Bill In Parliament

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had on November 28 last year said the government was planning to bring a bill in the winter session of Parliament.

02 January, 2019

12-Year-Old Indian-Origin Singapore Student Wins Gold At World Memory Championships

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Dhruv Manoj won in the 'names and faces' and 'random words' disciplines, beating 56 other contestants in the "kids category" in the competition held from December 20-22.

19 December, 2018

Facebook Elevates Indian-Origin Executive Karandeep Anand To Head Its Office Communication Tool

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Karandeep Anand will handle the Workplace product team, which includes developers, engineers, researchers and data scientists, while Codorniou will remain in charge of sales and partnerships, a Facebook spokeswoman was quoted as saying in the report.


16 November, 2018

Marital Discord: India Revokes 25 NRI Men's Passports

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In criminal matters involving NRIs, the LoC can be issued by the investigating agency in cognisable offences when the husband from overseas is deliberately evading arrest.

07 November, 2018

Indian-American Candidates Fail To Increase Strength In US Midterm Elections

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For the first time, more than 100 Indian-Americans had entered the race in this mid-term elections, of which over 50 were on the ballot on Tuesday.

25 October, 2018

Trump Appoints Indian-American Neil Chatterjee To Head Federal Energy Agency

Outlook Web Bureau

Chatterjee, who is FERC Commissioner, would replace Kevin McIntyre as chairman of the prestigious agency.

18 October, 2018

Major Changes Likely In H-1B Visas Including Revision Of 'Definition Of Employment'

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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) plans to come out with its new proposal by January, 2019.

14 September, 2018

Trump Nominates Indian-American Bimal Patel To Key Position

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Patel, from Georgia, has been nominated to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Institutions.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz