Indian Diaspora: News

25 Jun 2021


UK: Indian woman admits stabbing daughter to death at home

A 36-year-old Indian woman in the UK has pleaded guilty to manslaughter by diminished responsibility after she admitted to killing her five-year-old daughter because she was terrified of dying from COVID-19 and thought the little girl could not live without her.

04 Jun 2021


Man handed six-month driving ban for an accident in Singapore

An Indian permanent resident in Singapore was fined 3,000 Singapore dollars ($2,258) and banned from driving for six months on Friday for causing a road accident in which a woman sustained serious injuries including a spinal fracture and a sprained knee.

25 May 2021


US: Indian-origin family returns $1 million lottery ticket to winner

A woman in Massachusetts, US threw away her shot at $1 million but got a second chance when an Indian-origin family returned the discarded lottery ticket to their long-time customer, earning appreciation for their honesty.

01 Apr 2021


Singapore court jails, fines Indian national for molesting Vietnamese woman

An Indian national was sentenced by a Singapore court to four weeks in prison and fined Singapore dollars 8,000 for molesting a Vietnamese woman who worked at his office.

22 Mar 2021


Indians in Germany will make India proud on March 14

Indians living in the state of Hessen in Germany, for the first time in the state's political history, are actively participating in the upcoming state elections on March 14, 2021. It is a historical moment for India.

16 Feb 2021


Several Indian-origin people occupy leadership positions in fifteen countries

More than 200 Indian-origin people occupy leadership positions in over 15 countries, with over 60 of them holding Cabinet positions, including the US and the UK, building a legacy for future generations, according to the 2021 Indiaspora Government Leaders List, which was released on Monday.

02 Nov 2019

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'Swasdee PM Modi': PM Modi addresses Indian community in Bangkok

A short while ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at the Nimibutr Stadium in Bangkok for an event titled 'Sawasdee PM Modi', where he addressed the Indian diaspora.

28 Oct 2018


Life of an IFS officer: Roles, functions, salary-structure and perks

Indian Foreign Services (IFS) is one of the premiere civil services under the Government of India.

05 Oct 2018


What does an Indian Foreign Services (IFS) officer do?

Indian Foreign Services or IFS is one of the premiere civil services under the Government of India.

08 Jan 2017

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PM Modi hails NRIs, PIOs on Pravasi Bhartiya Divas

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed NRIs and PIOs in his speech at the 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas convention in Bengaluru, saying "the Indian diaspora represents the best of Indian culture, ethos and values."