NRI News

UK Sikh woman charged with theft of £1,20,000

Friday, 24/01/2014

London : A 30-year-old Indian-origin woman will go on trial for allegedly stealing 1,20,000 pounds while working as a customer adviser at The Royal Bank of Scotland.



NRIs can apply for LPG connection

Thursday, 23/01/2014

Chandigarh : Following a complaint filed by two Non-resident Indians, the Punjab State Commission for NRIs today said the complainants could avail LPG gas connection as the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas had informed it that foreign nationals, Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs) and NRIs were eligible for the same.



Immigration fraud : 19 suspects held in UK

Thursday, 23/01/2014

London : Nineteen people were arrested on Tuesday in a series of raids with regard to a suspected immigration scam. It is being suspected that Indians are brought to the UK as Sikh religious preachers, who later disappear.



NRIs seek visas for political refugees

Wednesday, 22/01/2014

New Delhi: Members of the North American Punjabi Association (NAPA) based in United States today met Union Overseas Minister Vayalar Ravi and raised the matter of issuance of Indian visas and passports to those who had sought political asylum in the US.



Canadian varsity signs pact with Lovely University - Two LPU students to go to Fraser Valley as part of an exchange programme

Sunday, 19/01/2014

Jalandhar: Canada’s University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) and Lovely Professional University (LPU) have entered an academic collaboration. The collaboration between two universities will focus on different areas of common interest.



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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.