- Indian-American PAC endorses Harris for President(15:36)
Washington, April 18 (IANS) An Indian-American political action committee (PAC) has endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris of Indian and Jamaican descent for the US presidential race.
- 2 Indians jailed in Dubai for stealing juice boxes(20:08)
Dubai, April 16 (IANS) A court in Dubai sentenced two Indians and a Pakistani to six months in jail and asked them to pay a fine of 150,000 dirhams for stealing 900 juice boxes from a food catering company's branch at a police academy.
- 9-year Indian girl wins $1 million in Dubai raffle(19:44)
Dubai, April 16 (IANS) A nine-year-old Indian girl on Tuesday won a $1 million jackpot in Dubai Duty Free's Millennium Millionaire, six years after she had won a luxury car McLaren Coupe in the same raffle.
- Indians celebrate traditional new years in UAE(16:00)
Dubai, April 16 (IANS) Indian expatriates across the United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated spring time harvest festivals and ushered in traditional new years, the media reported.
- American activists' stories in Bharatnatyam form(14:38)
San Francisco, April 15 (IANS) A popular California-based South Indian classical dance group will tell the stories of American activists Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King by employing the stylistic vocabulary of the Bharatnatyam dance form.
- Dubai Gurudwara to hold daily iftar during Ramadan(13:46)
Dubai, April 15 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) only Sikh temple will host iftar for workers throughout the upcoming month of Ramadan, the chairman of the Guru Nanak Darbar Gurudwara said.
- India to be guest of honour at Abu Dhabi book fair(13:18)
Abu Dhabi, April 15 (IANS) India will be the guest of honour at the 29th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair that will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital from April 24 to 30.
- Canada's move on Khalistanis a threat to India: Amarinder(15:36)
Chandigarh, April 14 (IANS) Accusing the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Canada of "succumbing to domestic political pressure to remove all references to Khalistani extremism in its 2018 report on terrorist threats", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday said the move was a threat to Indian and global security.
- Indian-origin man jailed for bursting crackers(13:46)
Singapore, April 12 (IANS) An Indian-origin man has been jailed for three weeks in Singapore and also fined for setting off fireworks near housing blocks during Diwali celebrations last year.
- Indian student invents robots for greener UAE(12:04)
Abu Dhabi, April 11 (IANS) An Indian student has invented robots to help the United Arab Emirates (UAE) become greener, including a cleaner bot that preserves the marine environment and another that helps minimize human labour on farms, the media reported.
- NY mural of astronaut, Gandhi talks about future(10:40)
By Arul Louis
United Nations, April 10 (IANS) The high-tech future of green jobs and the Gandhian virtue of the dignity of work meld their messages on a six-storey high mural commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and the centenary of the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
- NIA arrests Qatar-based IS sympathizer in Kerala(21:38)
Thiruvananthapuram, April 9 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) said it had on Tuesday arrested Islamic State sympathizer Shaibu Nihar from Kerala, upon his arrival here from Qatar, for facilitating travel of some of his associates to Syria to join the terror outfit.
- ISS infested with bacteria like gym on Earth: NASA(10:44)
Washington, April 8 (IANS) A team of NASA researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist has found the surface inside the International Space Station (ISS) is littered with microbes just like in a gym or office on Earth -- threatening astronauts' health at the orbiting laboratory.
- Stranded Indian expatriate leaves Saudi Arabia(15:42)
Riyadh, April 7 (IANS) An Indian expatriate who was prevented from leaving Saudi Arabia over a car loan has finally left the country after a travel ban against him was lifted due to efforts of community workers and the Consulate General of India in Jeddah.