- Punjab readies to welcome diaspora for 'Parkash Purab'(11 minutes ago)
Chandigarh, June 24 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh here on Monday assured British Deputy High Commissioner Andrew Ayre of full logistic support to people of Indian origin settled in Britain for visiting the state to pay obeisance on 'Parkash Purab' (birth anniversary) of Guru Nanak Dev (1469-1539) in November.
- Himachal CM in Dubai to woo investors(21:54)
Shimla, June 23 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday reached Dubai, aiming to attract investments for the hill state, an official said here.
- Uttarakhand Chief Minister attends Guptas' weddings at Auli(21:28)
Dehradun, June 22 (IANS) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Saturday flew to the ski resort of Auli to attend the weddings of the NRI Gupta brothers' sons, brushing aside ecological concerns over the event in the popular hill station.
- NRI investor's suicide: CPI-M leaders assure action(12:36)
Kannur, June 22 (IANS) Leaders of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) in Kerala have assured the widow of Nigeria-based NRI businessman Sajan Parayil that action will be taken against those responsible for her husband's suicide.
- Indian man tortures, starves mother to death in Dubai(20:16)
Dubai, June 19 (IANS) An Indian man and his wife have been charged in a court here with physically assaulting the man's mother, causing her bone and rib fractures, internal bleeding as well as severe burns and unintentionally causing her death.
- This app turns your phone into robot(13:08)
New York, June 19 (IANS) Researchers have developed a smartphone application that allows a user to easily programme any robot to perform a task, dramatically bringing down the costs of building and programming mobile robots.
- Indian expat drowns in Dubai beach(10:08)
Dubai, June 16 (IANS) An Indian expat drowned at the Jumeirah Beach in Dubai during an outing with his family, the media reported on Sunday.
- Expats in UAE gear up for India-Pakistan WC match(09:30)
Dubai, June 15 (IANS) Indian expats in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are gearing up for the World Cup clash between India and Pakistan in Manchester on Sunday, with some hoping that the match doesn't get washed away by the rain, the media reported on Saturday.
- Terrorism a joint threat, needs collective action: Modi (Roundup)(18:50)
Colombo, June 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena for the second time in 10 days and agreed that terrorism was a "joint threat" that needed collective and focussed action. The two leaders had last week met at Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
- Blood, flesh were all over seats: Indian survivor in Dubai(19:52)
Dubai, June 8 (IANS) The survivors of the Dubai bus accident which claimed 17 lives, including those of 12 Indians, recounted the horror when their bus, returning from Oman, took a wrong exit and crashed into a road height restriction barrier that fell and ripped through the vehicle.
- Kashmiri Pandits leave for Kheer Bhawani pilgrimage(17:10)
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Six buses carrying about 240 Kashmiri Pandits left for Kashmir from here this morning on an annual pilgrimage to Kheer Bhawani temple, whose logistics is being taken care of by the Jammu and Kashmir government.