‘It’s horrible’, says Indian-American doctor on COVID-19 frontlines

Kumar, who works in the ERs of two hospitals, in the city’s Brooklyn and Queens boroughs that are hard-hit by the pandemic, said: “People... Read more »

Efforts underway to help stranded Indian passengers at Dubai airport

“Passengers who are stranded at Dubai International because of the cancellation of their onward flights are being assisted by Dubai Airports’ staff by referring... Read more »

Indian-American teen raising funds for sanitary kits for homeless

According to the New York Times, about 50 per cent of the homeless population is 50 or older which means they are at most... Read more »

Sunak prepares wage package rescue plan

The announcement by the newly-appointed Indian-origin Chancellor will come after talks went on into Wednesday night with business groups and union leaders, who urged... Read more »

COVID-19: Indo-American official leading US telemedicine push

The telemedicine initiative covering 62 million seniors is a “swift and bold action” for them to get help without having to go to their... Read more »

Remains of 3rd Indian killed in UAE tanker fire repatriated

“The remains of the fourth Indian victim, which we are assuming is a person called Kolangi Thankavel, also needs DNA testing. We are waiting... Read more »

Indian-American wins big in Texas Congressional primary

In the primary held on Monday for Texas’ 22nd Congressional District, a number of Indian-Americans candidates were vying for seats in Congress, said the... Read more »

Indians will pay $50,000 more for US investor visa from April

“The changes to the tax on remittances is a reminder to Indians to carefully plan their tax position before making the move to the... Read more »

Dubai sentences Indian cleaner to prison for stealing watches

Dubai, Feb 27 (IANS) A Dubai court has sentenced an Indian cleaner to one year in jail after he was found guilty of stealing... Read more »

UAE-based Indian expats call for peace amid Delhi violence

Dubai, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian expats based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have called for peace in Delhi, adding they were shocked and... Read more »

Dubai to jail 2 Indian workers for assaulting compatriot

Dubai, Feb 24 (IANS) The Dubai court has sentenced two Indian workers to two years in jail for assaulting a compatriot over financial disputes.... Read more »

‘India by the Nile’ fest next month in Egypt

Cairo, Feb 22 (IANS) The annual ‘India by the Nile’ festival in Egypt will be held this year from March 2-10, bringing with it... Read more »

‘Indian who fell to his death in Dubai committed suicide’

Dubai, Feb 21 (IANS) A young engineer from India who fell to his death from a residential tower in Dubai earlier this week, committed... Read more »

Indian expat falls to death near construction site in Dubai

Dubai, Feb 18 (IANS) A 25-year-old Indian youth from Kerala, allegedly fell to death from a residential apartment here, sources said on Tuesday. The... Read more »

Lunch for Rs 2000 at ‘extravagant’ Kerala diaspora event

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 17 (IANS) With Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Issac time and again crying foul on the precarious financial position of the state, reports... Read more »

Rishi Sunak UK’s new Chancellor of Exchequer, Priti Patel stays Home Secy

London, Feb 13 (IANS) Indian-origin Conservative Party leader Rishi Sunak was appointed UK’s new Chancellor of the Exchequer as incumbent Sajid Javid quit over... Read more »

2 Indians on Diamond Princess ship affected by coronavirus

Chennai, Feb 13 (IANS) Even as two Indian crew of the Diamond Princess ship requested the Indian government to evacuate the Indians in the... Read more »

Sikh-American couple’s food truck feeds LA’s homeless

Los Angeles, Feb 7 (IANS) A Los Angeles-based Sikh-American couple run a food truck service, which dishes out 200 burritos on a daily basis,... Read more »

Indian-origin UK trader suspended for stealing food from canteen

London, Feb 4 (IANS) A Indian-origin Citigroup trader in London has been suspended from the bank following accusations he stole food from the staff... Read more »

US, India celebrate 70 yrs of Fulbright exchange program

New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) The United States and India on Sunday celebrated the 70th anniversary of the prestigious Fulbright exchange program which has... Read more »