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Indian Students’ Group in UK Calls for Action on Fake Calls Scam

London Aug 22: An Indian students’ group in Britain on Tuesday called for action to support members who had been subjected to a fake calls scam, which involves fraudsters claiming to be from the UK Home Office and threatening innocent students with deportation. Continue reading “Indian Students’ Group in UK Calls for Action on Fake Calls Scam”

After Worst Flood In 100 Years, Kerala To Get Cyclone Warning Centre: IMD

NEW DELHI Aug 22: In the wake of tropical cyclones and severe weather events in Kerala and Karnataka coasts, the centre has proposed to set up a Cyclone Warning Centre in Thiruvananthapuram, Secretary in the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) M Rajeevan said. Continue reading “After Worst Flood In 100 Years, Kerala To Get Cyclone Warning Centre: IMD”

Bill proposes to let NRIs nominate proxies to vote on their behalf

NEW DELHI Aug 21: Voting in an Indian election can be done in three ways — in person, by post and through a proxy. Under proxy voting, a registered elector can delegate his voting power to a representative. Continue reading “Bill proposes to let NRIs nominate proxies to vote on their behalf”

Horrified By Loss Of Life By Kerala Floods: Indian-American Congressman

NEW YORK Aug 20: A top Indian-American Congressman has said he is “horrified” by the destruction and loss of life caused by the severe floods in rain-battered Kerala, saying the “unimaginable” human cost of the tragedy is felt by families across India and the world. Continue reading “Horrified By Loss Of Life By Kerala Floods: Indian-American Congressman”

Kozhikode airport to accept Keralites stranded due to closure of Kochi airport

KOZHIKODE Aug 16: The Calicut International Airport will accept all Keralites, currently stranded at various airports in the Middle East due to the cancellation of flights to Cochin International Airport, said Airport Director, Airports Authority of India, Calicut Airport in a press release. Continue reading “Kozhikode airport to accept Keralites stranded due to closure of Kochi airport”

Are there enough doctors in India? Foreign media questions India’s healthcare plan

NEW DELHI Aug 15: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to roll out the first phases of a new health care program on Wednesday that could bring affordable health care to a staggering 100 million families. Continue reading “Are there enough doctors in India? Foreign media questions India’s healthcare plan”

2,00,000 Indians Abroad Forced to Return Home in Four Years

DUBAI Aug 13: Even as the United Arab Emirates prepares to ship thousands of undocumented Indian workers home, numbers from the external affairs ministry reveal that a total of about 1.7 lakh Indians have been forced to leave the Gulf Cooperation Council countries alone since 2014. Continue reading “2,00,000 Indians Abroad Forced to Return Home in Four Years”

9-Year-Old Indian Chess Prodigy Wins Visa Battle To Stay In UK

LONDON Aug 11 : A 9-year-old Indian chess genius has won a battle today to stay in the UK after the expiry of his father’s work visa. The Home Office made an exception in the case due to his “exceptional talent”. Continue reading “9-Year-Old Indian Chess Prodigy Wins Visa Battle To Stay In UK”

NRIs cannot file RTI applications: Govt

New Delhi Aug 10: Non-Resident Indians cannot file RTI applications to seek governance-related information from the central government departments, the Lok Sabha was informed om Wednesday. Continue reading “NRIs cannot file RTI applications: Govt”

Indian Sailor Stranded Aboard A Ship In UK For 18 Months To Return Home

LONDON Aug 9: An Indian captain stuck aboard an Indian ship stranded at a UK port for 18 months due to a long-standing legal dispute over unpaid crew wages and port dues is set to return home, a media report said. Continue reading “Indian Sailor Stranded Aboard A Ship In UK For 18 Months To Return Home”