NRI News

Punjab-origin man pleads guilty to sex attack in UK

Friday, 12/07/2019

LONDON: An Indian-origin man who subjected a young woman to a violent sexual attack has pleaded guilty at the Leicester Crown Court and is due to be sentenced on August 16.



India-origin Democratic Senator Kamala Harris raises USD 23 million

Monday, 08/07/2019

Washington : California’s powerful India-origin Democratic Senator Kamala Harris has raised more than USD 23 million since she announced her presidential bid in January.



Entrepreneur Lord Swraj Paul donates 1 mn pounds for new London Zoo reserve

Monday, 08/07/2019

London : Leading British Indian entrepreneur and parliamentarian Lord Swraj Paul has announced 1 million pounds donation to the London Zoo for a major new project that will lead to creation of the Angad Paul African Reserve in memory of his late son.



Sikh woman officer sues Scotland Yard for racism, sexism

Sunday, 07/07/2019

LONDON: A top Indian-origin woman police officer has filed a discrimination lawsuit against Scotland Yard over racism and sexism after she was wrongly accused of breaking rules to get the Queen’s Police Medal.



Accused won’t fight for his return to Ohio

Friday, 05/07/2019

CINCINNATI: A 37-year-old Punjaborigin truck driver who was arrested in the United States (US) on charges of murdering his wife and three other relatives in April this year has agreed not to fight for his return to Ohio.



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Thursday, 01/08/2019

Jalandhar : In a major step to boost the rural economy besides providing employment to youth in villages, MARKFED has launched a sale booth in Lohian, which would, provides more than 100 eatable items.



Indian-Americans urge Trump to ‘fully support’ India on Kashmir

Sunday, 04/08/2019

Washington : The Indian-American community in the US has urged the Trump administration to “fully support” India’s decision to revoke the constitutional provision that accorded special status to Jammu and Kashmir and to continue to exert pressure on Pakistan to end its support to cross-border terrorism.