Contribute to the motherland, Super 30 founder urges Indian Diapora

Super 30 founder Anand Kumar on Sunday urged Indians living abroad to come back and contribute to the “motherland” where there is a “huge craving for education”. Speaking at the 50th anniversary... Read more »

Prestigious Einstein Prize for Indian American professor Abhay Ashtekar

Over four decades after he began his scientific engagement with gravitational science, Professor Abhay Ashtekar is set to receive the prestigious Einstein Prize conferred by the American Physical Society (APS). The prize... Read more »

An Indian-founded organisation rehabilitates Syrian refugees in Germany

As Europe continues to grapple with the problem of refugees fleeing war-torn Syria, an organisation founded by an Indian is helping a small town in Germany in rehabilitating these people. R Ventures... Read more »

Indian expat wins 7 million dirhams in Abu Dhabi

n Indian expatriate has hit a jackpot by winning 7 million dirhams in an Abu Dhabi raffle draw. Mohammed Kunhi Mayyala, who hails from Kerala and is currently working as a salesman... Read more »

Indian woman in New Zealand faces deportation after losing $33K to scamsters

An Indian woman is facing deportation in New Zealand after being duped by men who she says took more than $30,000 from her in return for work visas for jobs that did... Read more »

Mumbai-born Mahesh Bindra hopes for 2nd term in NZ parliament

With his first three-year term as a Member of Parliament in New Zealand behind him, Mumbai-born Mahesh Bindra is biding his time for the next phase of his engagement in his adopted... Read more »

US award for Indian-born woman research scholar

An Indian-born woman research scholar from the University of Washington won the Paul Baran Young Scholar Award for 2018 for using smartphones to detect life-threatening symptoms, the California-based Marconi Society, which has... Read more »

India seeks non-discriminatory approach to H-1B visa regime

India on Thursday called upon the US to ensure a non-discriminatory and predictable approach to issuance of H-1B visas, largely availed of by Indian IT firms. “I sought Secretary Pompeo’s support to... Read more »

26-year-old Hyderabad-born filmmaker is the latest worldwide sensation

Just when we thought it couldn’t get any better for Asians in Hollywood after the fluke, tempestuous (and not-entirely-deserved, I might add) success of the seasons’s big blockbuster, “Crazy Rich Asians” —... Read more »

Indian community celebrates Independence Day in Poland

The Indian community-based in the Polish capital celebrated the 72nd Independence Day on Wednesday with great patriotic fervor. Hundreds of Indians along with their Polish friends assembled in the Indian Embassy early... Read more »