Suspect in killing of Indian student in US shot dead (7 minutes ago)
New York, July 17 (IANS) A man who was a suspect in the killing of an Indian student in Kansas City has been shot dead by police after he shot and wounded three officers on Sunday, according to media reports.
India, Bahrain make pharma a key area of cooperation (Lead) (19:28)
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) In an important boost to the Indian healthcare industry, India and Bahrain on Sunday agreed to make pharmaceuticals a key area of cooperation following the second High Joint Commission meeting led by External Affairs Minister Susham Swaraj and Bahraini Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Bin Mohamed Al Khalifa in Manama.
Bahrain praises Indian community's role in its development (15:52)
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Bahrain Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa on Sunday lauded the role of the Indian expatriate community's role in his country's development.
Creating job opportunities from e-waste: India-born Australian scientist shows the way (13:00)
By Shreya Das
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The effective management and disposal of electronic waste, or e-waste -- the innards and shells of dumped smartphones, desktops, laptops and printers, among other things -- is a massive modern-day challenge. But an India-born Australian says end-of-life electronic products offer huge economic and job-generating potential, and India, which produces upward of two million tonnes of electronic waste every year, surely has an advantage.
Indian family receives wrong body after mix-up in UAE (16:34)
Abu Dhabi, July 14 (IANS) A bereaved Indian family in Kerala, grappling with the untimely demise of their relative in the UAE capital, has received someone else's body in a shocking mix up.
NRC project flawed, need to extend appeal time: Activists (22:50)
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Even as the deadline for publication of the final draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam inches closer, a civil society group on Friday demanded extension of the time-frame prescribed to appeal for persons who end up as "D" or "Doubtful" voters in it, citing flaws and prejudices in the registration process.
US-UK relationship indispensable, says Trump (Second Lead) (21:24)
London, July 13 (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Friday said his country's relationship with the UK was "indispensable", just hours after his comments attacking Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan emerged.
Don't allow pro-Khalistani meet in London, India tells Britain (Lead) (20:04)
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) India said on Thursday it had asked Britain not to allow a meeting of pro-Khalistanis scheduled in London next month.
Indian dies in New Zealand road accident (20:22)
Wellington, July 11 (IANS) A 27-year-old Indian man died in a road accident in New Zealand's Tauranga city on Wednesday, police said.
Black carbon in Delhi air is 5 times more than in US, Europe: Study (16:32)
London, July 11 (IANS) If you live in Delhi and commute to work by car, you are up to five times more likely to be exposed to the deadly black carbon than those living in Europe or North America, say researchers.
Italian Ministers discuss 'citizen wage' with World Bank's EU director Banerji (22:28)
Rome, July 10 (IANS/AKI) Italy's Welfare and Industry Minister Luigi Di Maio and Finance Minister Giovanni Tria on Tuesday met the World Bank's regional director for the European Union Arup Banerji to discuss the populist government's plans for a 'citizen's wage', said sources.
Telangana student shot dead in US (Second Lead) (15:16)
Kansas City, July 8 (IANS) A 26-year-old Indian student from Telangana was shot dead inside a restaurant here in the US state of Missouri by a suspected robber.
Telangana to bring body of student killed in US (14:40)
Hyderabad, July 8 (IANS) The Telangana government will make arrangements to bring back the body of Sharath Koppu, a student who was shot dead by a suspected robber in the US, a state minister said on Sunday.
Sushma condoles death of Indian student in US (13:04)
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday expressed her condolences to the family of a 26-year-old student hailing from Telangana who was shot dead in the US state of Missouri.
Telangana student shot dead in US (Lead) (08:44)
Kansas City, July 8 (IANS) A 26-year-old student from Telangana was shot dead by a suspected robber at a restaurant here in the US state of Missouri, police said.
Telangana student shot dead in US (01:46)
Hyderabad, July 8 (IANS) A 26-year-old student from Telangana has been shot dead by an unidentified person at a restaurant in Kansas City in the US state of Missouri.
Sushma's intervention ends 'status quo' for aggrieved woman in Canada (20:56)
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The intervention of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday led to police clearance certificate (PCC) being issued to an Indian mother in Canada in less than two hours after the Minister told the Regional Passport Office, Delhi that "status quo is not the answer".
Over 30,000 cases of wives abandoned by NRIs pending in Punjab (18:44)
Chandigarh, July 6 (IANS) The Punjab State Women's Commission on Friday said over 30,000 legal cases pertaining to Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) from the state abandoning their wives are pending for disposal and urged the Centre to enact deterrent laws to curb the menace.
India now seen as a shining star, says Modi (18:40)
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that India is now seen as a shining star in the world and is associated with fast economic growth and honest, transparent governance.
Drug issue is back, and now haunts Congress in Punjab (News Analysis) (13:22)
By Jaideep Sarin
Chandigarh, July 5 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi once caused a stir by claiming over 70 per cent Punjab's youth were addicted to drugs. The party, which returned to power in March last year, had used every political trick to highlight the rampant drug abuse in the state during the campaign for the assembly polls. The issue has now returned to haunt its leaders.
Dubai honours Indian expat for 'green message' (13:30)
Dubai, July 4 (IANS) The Dubai Municipality has honoured a 10-year-old Indian expat
Indian wins lottery before leaving UAE (13:14)
Abu Dhabi, July 4 (IANS) An Indian expatriate won a 7 million dirham ($1.9 million) lottery for a ticket he purchased at the Abu Dhabi International Airport just before boarding a flight for India, a media report said on Wednesday.
IIT Kharagpur to honour 13 illustrious alumni during convocation (21:58)
Kharagpur, July 3 (IANS) IIT Kharagpur will honour thirteen alumni with the Distinguished Alumnus Award during its 64th Convocation on July 20, the institute said in a statement on Tuesday.
Guterres condemns Jalalabad attack targeting Sikhs, Hindus (20:38)
By Arul Louis
United Nations, July 3 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the suicide attack in Afghanistan's Jalalabad that killed 19 people, most of them Sikhs, and called for the protection of minorities, his spokesperson Farhan Haq said.
Can aspirin reduce Alzheimer's disease symptoms? (19:00)
New York, July 3 (IANS) Administering low-dose aspirin -- a commonly used medication to treat pain, fever, or inflammation -- may help in reducing plaques in the brain, reducing Alzheimer's disease pathology as well as protecting memory, reveals a study led by Indian-origin researcher.