NRI News

Indian family racially abused in Australia

Friday, 27/06/2014

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MELBOURNE: An Indian businessman in Australia has alleged that his family was racially abused and spat on by two men.

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PUNJABI-ORIGIN JOURNALIST GETS GLOBAL AWARD

Thursday, 26/06/2014

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MELBOURNE: A Punjabi-origin journalist based in Australia has been honoured with an international radio award for her documentary exploring family and domestic violence.

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NRI Sabha may seek UN help

Wednesday, 25/06/2014

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Jalandhar : The NRI Sabha, Punjab, today threatened to approach the United Nations (UN) and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) if the Central Government fails to bring back stranded Punjabis from Iraq. The sabha said it would seek UN's help to track the exact number of stranded Punjabis and approach the ILO to secure the release of wages and passports of youths working for companies there.

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NRI Sabha condemns Centre for delay in bringing youths home

Wednesday, 25/06/2014

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JALANDHAR: The NRI Sabha, Punjab, on Tuesday accused the Centre and the Indian Embassy in Iraq of not making serious efforts to rescue the Indians stranded in the strife-tor n Gulf nation.

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India lagging in Iraq rescue operations: NRI Sabha

Wednesday, 25/06/2014

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Jalandhar : The BJP-led Centre government has failed in initiating concrete rescue operations for the Punjabis trapped in war affected Iraq, leading to panic among their helpless families back home in the rural belts of the state.

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'Ascertaining facts about reported death of Indian’

Tuesday, 24/06/2014

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New Delhi: India is ascertaining facts about the reported death of an Indian in Iraq even as it is making all efforts to secure release of 39 Indian construction workers who were in ‘captivity’.

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No clue about 15 youths from Jalandhar stranded in Iraq

Monday, 23/06/2014

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JALANDHAR: There is no clue about 15 more Punjabis who were re por ted stranded in the war- torn zone of Iraq on Saturday. Jalandhar-based Non-Resident Indians (NRI) Sabha on Sunday claimed that at least five of them were feared abducted by militants of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

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Sikh couple’s Desi Hatti bags New Business Award 2014 in Sydney

Monday, 23/06/2014

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Some English and Punjabi newspapers have also published the success story of the couple in Sydney

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Punjab Politics News

Punjab General News

Budget gets Modi stamp, but Oppn asks where are achhe din

Wednesday, 09/07/2014

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NEW DELHI: When minister DV Sadananda Gowda stood up in the Lok Sabha to present his maiden railway budget, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stamp was hard to miss.

 

NRI NEWS

Last surviving crew in US bombing of Hiroshima dies

Thursday, 31/07/2014

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New York : Theodore “Dutch” Van Kirk, the last surviving member of the Enola Gay plane that dropped the atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, has died at a retirement home in Georgia at age 93, media reports said.