NRI News

Nourishing Punjabi culture in the land of midnight sun

Wednesday, 30/07/2014

Ludhiana : Harveen Kaur, a 22-year-old resident of Norway, has been working for the promotion of Punjabi culture. She creates awareness about Sikhism. She said while growing up, she felt different in her school as she used to speak in a different language at home and outside.



Indian-origin Radio Beijing Hindi announcer dead

Tuesday, 29/07/2014

Beijing : Shyama Ballabh, a former Hindiannouncer of erstwhile Radio Beijing and a long-time Indian resident of China, passed away here today at the age of 76.



NRI Affairs AGP shares successful stories

Tuesday, 29/07/2014

Jalandhar : Reaching out to the masses, the NRI Affairs and Women wing of the Punjab Police on Monday said that with the launch of full-fledged 15 NRI police stations in the state, there was a speedy redressal of different cases of the NRIs settled abroad.



Britain to adopt Indian-origin expert’s breast cancer treatment

Sunday, 27/07/2014

LONDON: A pioneering breast cancer treatment developed by noted Indian-origin expert Jayant Vaidya is to be adopted and offered to patients by Britain’s National Health Service (NHS), providing relief to thousands of patients from gruelling postoperation radiotherapy.



Obama dinner invite for a differently-abled Indian girl

Sunday, 27/07/2014

Mumbai: Next week, US President Barack Obama and his wife will host 12 differently-abled people from all over the world, including one from Mumbai, for an exclusive dinner at the White House.



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

Wednesday, 09/07/2014

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.



Punjabi-origin banker jailed for theft in UK

Friday, 01/08/2014

LONDON: A Punjabi-origin woman bank employee has been jailed for stealing £120,000 (around ` 1.2 crore) from a customer’s account in Scotland, a media report said on Thursday.