Overseas Indians, officially known as Non-Resident Indians (NRI/NRIs) or Persons of Indian Origin (PIO/PIOs), are people of Indian birth, descent or origin who live outside the Republic of India. According to a Ministry of External Affairs report, there are 28 million NRIs and PIOs residing outside India. According to the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, India remains the largest country of origin of international migrants with a 17.5 million-strong diaspora across the world.
Amid lockdown 4.0 and followed relaxations, stranded NRIs left for Canada by a special flight. One of the NRIs said, "We came here for 2 weeks but had no idea that we will get stuck here for two and a..
A Delhi court Tuesday extended by three days the custodial interrogation of NRI businessman C C Thampi, arrested by the ED in connection with money laundering probe against Robert Vadra in a case.. IndiaTimes - Published
C C Thampi, a Dubai-based NRI businessman, has been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate during the weekend in a money laundering case against Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration as to why it has not filed a reply on a plea by the wife of a Malaysia-based NRI businessman challenging his detention.. IndiaTimes - Published
Addressing a gathering of members of the Indian community here, he said, "Can you do something for me? It is a small request. I am saying this to all Indians living all over the world. You take a.. IndiaTimes - Published
Some state governments have joined the bandwagon of commercializing medical education in the name of making their colleges self-financed. So, 3%-15% seats are set aside for NRIs and some even have.. IndiaTimes - Published
Despite the steps taken to address the grievances of women harassed, or simply dumped, by their NRI husbands, the MEA and Indian missions abroad have been flooded by complaints from distressed Indian.. IndiaTimes - Published
PM Modi reached Osaka to attend G-20 Summit early Thursday morning and is slated to meet his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Osaka. Upon his arrival, the Indian Diaspora welcomed the PM at the.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Uttarakhand government has asked the NRI Gupta family to pay an amount of Rs 8 lakh to clean up 275 quintals of garbage that the family's grand weddings in Auli had generated. IndiaTimes - Published
Besides registering the case against ruling CPI(M) leader and municipality chairperson P K Shyamala for abetting the suicide of the businessman, the Congress-led UDF members also urged the Left.. DNA - Published
Rawat sought to play down the controversy, saying the event will promote the state as a wedding destination instead. The marriage ceremony of Ajay Gupta's son Suryakant is to be held in Auli on June.. IndiaTimes - Published