December 24, 2017 1:23 pm
The issue of voting by NRIs in Indian elections is being debated again with the government moving a bill in the Lok Sabha to extend proxy voting rights to them on the lines of service voters
November 18, 2017 7:07 am
Shibu Kochummen, his wife Subi Babu and his mother Alekutty Daniel were found unresponsive at home by paramedics and subsequently admitted to the intensive care unit in Hamilton.
November 06, 2017 10:32 pm
The decision was taken during an inter-ministerial meeting where Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad were present besides Gandhi.
December 03, 2015 5:35 am
Sources in the NRI affairs department said the government was in no mood to host the event due to the embarassment faced by SAD leaders during their visits to the US, UK and Canada.
November 17, 2015 11:24 am
The 42-year-old NRI from Canada, who originally hails from Jalandhar and was identified as Surinder Singh Kang, was later arrested by the BSF, Punjab Border Range IG Lok Nath Angra said.
October 07, 2015 4:32 am
According to the new plan, the large-scale Pravasi Bharatiya Divas event will now be held every two years, with a small affair being organised every other year.
October 01, 2015 3:22 am
The PMO directed that the Inter-Ministerial Committee “examine the feasibility of extending the voting rights to migrant labourers/ workers within the country”.
July 23, 2015 1:35 pm
The case was registered against Azeez Abdulla, an NRI from Kasargode, and a lady staff of an Akshaya centre, an IT-enabled services delivery centre, in the Kasaragod district.
January 13, 2015 2:10 am
Poll panel had proposed letting NRIs vote through proxy or an e-postal ballot system.
January 06, 2015 8:48 pm
The government is set to tell the Supreme Court soon that it supports e-ballot for NRIs.