NRI News

India-born people largest foreigner group in London

Saturday, 20/12/2014

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LONDON: People born in India constitute the biggest group among the foreign-born population in London, and India is the most common country of birth among the foreignborn across the United Kingdom, a new analysis by the University of Oxford released on Friday says.

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Rahul Bajaj donates £200,000 for Gandhi statue in London

Saturday, 20/12/2014

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LONDON: Industrialist Rahul Bajaj has donated £200,000 to the Gandhi Statue Memorial Trust.

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Man sentenced under Mental Health Act

Saturday, 20/12/2014

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London : A 34-year-old Sikh man in the UK, who pleaded guilty for strangulating his wife, has been sentenced to a hospital restriction with no-time limit order under the country’s Mental Health Act.

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Hotelier Chatwal sentenced to 3-year probation

Saturday, 20/12/2014

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New York : Rejecting the prosecution’s demand for a jail term, a federal judge here has sentenced prominent Indian-American hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal to three-year probation and a $5,00,000 fine on charges of illegally donating thousands of dollars to political campaigns.

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Richard Verma to be sworn in as US ambassador to India

Saturday, 20/12/2014

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Washington : Richard Rahul Verma will be sworn in as US Ambassador to India on Saturday, becoming the first Indian-American to hold the post.

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NRI duped of Rs14 lakh

Tuesday, 16/12/2014

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Phagwara : The police have booked Principal of Zevatika School, Barnala, Joy M Vergese under Sections 420, 406 and 120B of the IPC. He has been accused of duping a UK-based NRI Brij Lal of Rs 14,20,938.

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Vivek Murthy named ‘America’s Doctor’

Tuesday, 16/12/2014

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WASHINGTON: US Senate on Monday moved to finally confirm Indian American Vivek Murthy as the next Surgeon General of the country, a position also called “America’s Doctor”.

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Sukh Dhaliwal wins nomination race for Canada federal poll

Tuesday, 16/12/2014

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VANCOUVER: Former Member of Parliament Sukh Dhaliwal will be the Liberal candidate in the next federal election from Surrey Newton riding.

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Punjab Politics News

Punjab General News

Youth Cong workers protest land acquisition norms

Saturday, 31/01/2015

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Chandigarh : More than 100 workers of the Punjab Youth Congress (PYC) were rounded up on their way to Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal’s official residence here today. Led by PYC president Vikramjit Singh Chaudhary, they had gathered at the Punjab Congress Bhawan.

 

NRI NEWS

Rape survivor sues Uber for negligence, fraud in US court - WOMAN FILES PLEA IN SAN FRANCISCO COURT, ACCUSES COMPANY OF INADEQUATE COMMITMENT TO SAFETY; SEEKS DAMAGES

Saturday, 31/01/2015

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WASHINGTON/NEW DELHI: A Delhi woman allegedly raped by a driver from cab-hailing service Uber last December filed a lawsuit in a San Francisco court on Thursday, accusing the company of not doing enough to protect her.