NRI News

India-born Nadella is Microsoft CEO

Wednesday, 05/02/2014

Washington : The search is finally over. Software giant Microsoft has named Hyderabad-born Satya Nadella as its new CEO to replace Steve Ballmer, making him perhaps the most powerful Indian-born tech executive in the world.



Punjabi couple in Italy held for killing woman

Wednesday, 05/02/2014

Rome : An Indian couple in Italy has been arrested for allegedly killing their flat-mate, an Iranian national, and dumping her naked body, stuffed in a suitcase, in a Venetian canal. Rajeshwar Singh, 29, and Gagandeep Kaur, 30, shared an apartment in Milan with the victim, 29-year-old Mahfab Ahadsavoji, whose body was found off the island of Lido last week and identified through fingerprints.



Indo-Canadian held for killing gangster

Tuesday, 04/02/2014

Toronto: An Indian-origin man in Canada has been arrested and charged with stabbing to death a gangster. Jimi Sandhu, 24, was arrested in Vancouver and charged with second-degree murder in connection with the killing of Matthew Campbell, a high-ranking member of the Red Scorpions gang. Campbell was stabbed on January 2 at a mall in Abbotsford, British Columbia. He was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries.



Indian-American accused of killing son

Monday, 03/02/2014

Pallavi Dhawan, 38, was charged with murder and released from the Frisco City Jail after posting bond set at $50,000 10-YEAR-OLD DIES.



Sikh Eco Day on March 14

Friday, 31/01/2014

Chandigarh : EcoSikh, a US-based International Ecology organisation, will celebrate March 14 as the 'Sikh Environment Day'. The aim is create awareness about the traditional teachings on nature preservation in Sikhism.



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Punjab Politics News

Punjab General News

Sonia, Rahul to visit state on April 24

Thursday, 17/04/2014

Chandigarh : To boost the morale of the Congress candidates and give a fillip to the party’s campaign in Punjab, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and the Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi would campaign for them on April 24 and 25.



Oberoi gets Sikh of Year award in UK

Friday, 18/04/2014

Patiala : Sikh philanthropist Surinder Pal Singh Oberoi has joined the club of eminent Sikhs who have got ‘Sikh of the year’ award at the House of Lords, London. The Sikh International Forum (TSIF) has given Oberoi this award for the year 2013.