NRI News

MP Alok Sharma gets UK foreign office post

Tuesday, 19/07/2016

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ALOK SHARMA WAS FIRST ELECTED TO PARLIAMENT IN THE MAY 2010 ELECTIONS AND RE­ELECTED IN MAY 2015 FROM READING WEST

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Canada’s hockey team has two Punjabi-origin players

Tuesday, 19/07/2016

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MOGA: Of the three Indianorigin hockey players who will walk under the Canadian flag at the Rio Olympics (starting on August 5), two—Jagdish Gill and Sukhpal Panesar— have their roots in Punjab.

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Case against Sikh dismissed as police fail to return turban

Monday, 18/07/2016

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Ontario Court Justice Jill Copeland the breach of the defendant’s right to freedom of religion by police was a serious one.

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First Paris, now Nice: Canadian Sikh writer is victim of social media speculation again

Saturday, 16/07/2016

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TORONTO: A young Sikh freelance writer from the Greater Toronto area has found himself the victim of intense social media speculation over the identity of perpetrators who ploughed through a crowd of revellers in Nice, killing more than 80 people.

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Sikh youth kicked out of queue to watch Wimbledon

Thursday, 14/07/2016

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London: A 20-year-old Sikh man was kicked out of an overnight queue to watch the Wimbledon tennis championships as he apparently made other people around him “uncomfortable”.

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Theresa May set to take charge from Cameron as UK PM

Thursday, 14/07/2016

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London: Theresa May will become Britain’s second woman prime minister after Margaret Thatcher as the tough-talking leader is set to take charge on Wednesday with a heavy workload already waiting in her in-tray after the Brexit vote.

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NZ rejected student visas for 3,864 Indians

Saturday, 09/07/2016

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MELBOURNE: New Zealand has denied visas to thousands of Indian students after immigration authorities determined that most of the applicants from the country were not “really coming for studies”, a media report said on Friday.

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Indian-origin engineer guilty of revenge cyber attack

Thursday, 07/07/2016

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New York : An Indian origin network engineer has pleaded guilty to a revenge cyber attack on a network security company and its clients after he was fired, according to officials.

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Punjab Politics News

Punjab General News

Congress protests poor infra - Accuses SAD-BJP govt of neglecting development

Thursday, 25/08/2016

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Chamkaur Sahib : Congress workers, led by local MLA and Leader of Opposition Charanjit Singh Channi, today staged a dharna at Morinda road protesting against the poor infrastructure in the area.

 

NRI NEWS

Indian-American couple pleads guilty to $20 mn visa fraud

Friday, 26/08/2016

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Washington : An Indian-American couple from Virginia has pleaded guilty to the charges of USD 20 million visa fraud involving Indian workers, the Justice Department has said.