NRI News

19-year-old Punjabi-origin girl set to make her debut in British elections

Tuesday, 28/04/2015

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CHANDIGARH: A Punjabi-origin girl is all set to make her political debut in the upcoming UK elections, and that too at the age of 19.

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Punjabi faces 300-yr jail in US for fraud

Monday, 27/04/2015

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London : A young Punjabi is facing more than 300 years in an American jail for “financial crimes”. Navinder Singh Sarao (36) is accused by US prosecutors of causing the 2010 Wall Street ‘flash crash’ that wiped $570 billion from the value of US companies.

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Hindujas displaced from top spot of Britain’s rich list

Monday, 27/04/2015

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London: NRI industrialists Hinduja brother shave been displaced as Britain’s wealthiest family on a rich list released here today which was topped by Ukrainian music baron Len Blavatnik.

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Racial tensions high in US as black man dies in custody

Thursday, 23/04/2015

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WASHINGTON: Race relations in the US are under scrutiny once again with the justice department launching investigations Tuesday into the death of an African American man after he sustained injuries in police custody.

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Indian-origin engineer shares Pulitzer Prize

Thursday, 23/04/2015

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NEW YORK: An Indian-origin software engineer in the US has shared this year’s Pulitzer Prize for graphics team of investigative journalism, in growing recognition of the importance of using IT tools in reporting. Palani Kumanan, who is a software architect with Dow Jones that publishes the Wall Street Journal, was a part of the winning project’s graphics team. The Journal won the top journalism award announced on Monday for its mammoth investigative project, “Medicare Unmasked.” He shared the prize along with members of the Journal’s graphics team.

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It’s Indian vs Indian in ‘sadda’ Southall

Thursday, 23/04/2015

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LONDON: You don’t have to go too far to find Indian flavour in Britain’s general elections.

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Chris Bayly, historian of 19th century India, passes away

Wednesday, 22/04/2015

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LONDON: Christopher Alan Bayly, one of the foremost historians of nineteenth century India and a member of the influential Cambridge school of historiography, suffered a heart attack in Chicago and passed away on Monday aged 70.

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Minister to review pending NRI complaints

Wednesday, 22/04/2015

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CHANDIGARH: Punjab NRI affairs minister Tota Singh will review the status report submitted by various departments and district administrations regarding complaints submitted by non-resident Indians (NRIs) during “sangat darshans” held in December last year.

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Punjab Politics News

Punjab General News

Over 1 lakh Atta-Daal beneficiaries bogus in Bathinda

Wednesday, 27/05/2015

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Bathinda : In Bathinda, around 1.13 lakh beneficiaries of the state government’s Atta-Daal scheme have been found to be bogus.

 

NRI NEWS

Missing Punjab-origin hotelier’s family offers £25,000 reward

Wednesday, 27/05/2015

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LONDON: The family of an Indianorigin British hotelier feared kidnapped while on a business trip to Punjab has offered a reward of 25,000 pounds (around `25 lakh) to trace his whereabouts.