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2 Indian students killed in hit and run crash in US

Judy Stanley (23), and Vybhav Gopisetty (26), were graduate students of the Tennessee State University (TSU) and were pursuing food science degrees in the College of Agriculture, the university said. The university students have raised-- through a GoFundMe Page-- more than USD 42,000 for their last rites and funeral in India.

Indian University opens first ever chapter in Qatar for diaspora

Maharashtra's Savitribai Phule Pune Universit(STPU) and Qatar's Milestone International Education signed an MoU enabling the University to set up its campus in Doha

Indian-origin CEO sentenced to over 4 yrs in prison for securities fraud

Anilesh Ahuja, 51 was the founder, chief executive officer, and chief investment officer of Premium Point Investments (PPI). He was sentenced to 50 months in prison in connection with his conviction following a jury trial for engaging in a securities mismarking scheme from 2014 to 2016, Attorney for the US Audrey Strauss said.

Indians charged in money laundering gang bust in UK

The 10 suspects, including a woman, were arrested earlier this week by the UK's National Crime Agency (NCA). The suspects, aged between 30 and 44, had been arrested as part of an NCA investigation into a conspiracy to launder millions of pounds of money made through drug trafficking and organised immigration crime.

South African Indian grandson revives cinema empire destroyed by apartheid

The internationally-acclaimed Avalon Group founded by AB Moosa snr 80 years ago has revived its landmark cinemas in Cape Town. The group holds several records, including being the first in South Africa to show a film from what has now come to be known as Bollywood. The landmark cinemas has been revived by the family's third-generation CEO AB Moosa.

Senators urged to remove country cap on Green Card

The case of work-visa holders from India, clearly illustrates the nature, substance and details of the impediments to legal immigration in America, it said.

4 Indian-Americans win state, local elections in US

Indian-American Ghazala Hashmi, a former community college professor, created history by becoming the first Muslim woman to be elected to the Virginia State Senate, while Suhas Subramanyam, who served as the White House technology policy adviser to former president Barack Obama, has been elected to the Virginia State House of Representative.

Indians for 2nd consecutive year are largest group of new citizens in Australia

The year ending June 30, 2018 (fiscal year 2017-18) had seen India emerge as the largest group to obtain Australian citizenship, toppling UK. In this period, Indians obtaining citizenship by conferral numbered 17,756, out of an aggregate of 80,649.

British Indian steel tycoon to consolidate steel empire

In July, Liberty Steel announced the completion of its acquisition of 7 major steelworks and 5 service centres across seven European countries from ArcelorMittal. Liberty said the EURO 740-mn deal makes it one of the top 10 producers globally

Indian-Canadian set to emerge as 'kingmaker' as Trudeau poised to form minority govt

Indian-origin leader Jagmeet Singh-led NDP won 24 seats in Canadian general election and is likely to emerge as the "kingmaker" where PM Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party held onto power in a nail-biting poll, albeit as a weakened minority govt.

Global PIO body to honour 3 Indian-Americans for contribution in health sector

Global PIO body to honour 3 Indian-Americans for contribution in health sector

The Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) will present the Health Council Award to the recipients during the Health Council Summit, organised by it, on Saturday, according to a press release.

Halliburton to pay $275,000 to Indian, Syrian-origin employees for discrimination

The Houston-based company is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry with over 55,000 employees

Two Indian-origin persons figure in Fortune's '40 Under 40' list

Two Indian-origin persons figure in Fortune's '40 Under 40' list

Intel's Vice President of artificial intelligence software and the AI lab Arjun Bansal and fashion platform Zilingo CEO and co-founder Ankiti Bose make it to Fortune's 2019 '40 Under 40' list.

Indian women in UAE launch mission to protect environment

Indian women in UAE launch mission to protect environment

The ILA is one of the five Indian community organisations in Abu Dhabi which are registered with the UAE's Ministry of Community Development.

Boston to host conference on contributions of Hindus to America

Boston to host conference on contributions of Hindus to America

The purpose of the event is two-fold: exploring the contributions of Hindus to America and paying tribute to the largesse of America.

NRIs can now apply for Aadhaar on arrival without 182-day wait

NRIs can now apply for Aadhaar on arrival without 182-day wait

NRIs with valid Indian passport can apply for Aadhaar on arrival, without the 182-day waiting period.

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