Diaspora

Indian origin astronaut ready for the first commercial mission to space

Indian origin astronaut ready for the first commer...

August 8, 2018

Indian origin US astronaut Sunita Williams will be part of the first ever commercial flight mission to the space, which aims at opening the window for humans to travel to space.

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Indian origin entrepreneur’s start-up fights fake news

Indian origin entrepreneur’s start-up fights...

July 23, 2018

A student at the Cambridge University has set up Logically, a start-up to fight by the spread of fake news. With the help of artificial and human intelligence, the boy hailing from Mysore sets to combat the menace across the globe.

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Weakening of rupee will allow NRIs to send more money back home

Weakening of rupee will allow NRIs to send more mo...

July 17, 2018

Inward payments are expected to grow the in the next few months in India, especially from the Middle East, the US and Southeast Asian countries amid a falling rupee following the recent shifts in the foreign exchange market and India’s external debt crossing the half-trillion m...

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All India Radio launches web radio service for Odia diaspora

All India Radio launches web radio service for Odi...

July 17, 2018

In an attempt to reach out to the Odia diaspora and as part of its policy to expand its global reach, India's national broadcaster has launched a new web based radio service, also staying at par with the technological advancements around.

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Indians stand up to the crisis of Telegu techie’s death in Kansas

Indians stand up to the crisis of Telegu techie...

July 11, 2018

Indians living in the US mobilised an amount of USD 50,000 through crowdfunding, in order to stand up to the crisis of Indian techie Sharath Koppu's death.

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Bodhisena, the first Indian who voyaged to Japan

Bodhisena, the first Indian who voyaged to Japan

June 20, 2018

Bodhisena, the oldest Indian monk, who was a resident of Japan continues to influence the culture in Japan till today

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Gulf-based Indian businessmen honoured by Forbes

Gulf-based Indian businessmen honoured by Forbes

May 17, 2018

Indians are leading some of the top companies in the Gulf and making billions. A recent acknowledgment of this comes with the honouring of the 100 Indian origin businessmen in the region, but does the report really has all values in place?

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Indian origin scientist finds new way to produce hydrogen fuel from sunlight

Indian origin scientist finds new way to produce h...

May 5, 2018

Overcoming the challenge of harnessing the energy potential of the greatest energy source to earth, Indian-origin scientist with his team comes up with an innovative plan.

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Indian origin steel tycoon appointed as UK Skills Ambassador

Indian origin steel tycoon appointed as UK Skills ...

March 14, 2018

Indian-origin steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has been appointed by Britain's Prince Charles as an official ambassador for the Industrial Cadets programme designed to nurture manufacturing skills.

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Indian-American from Florida to run for US Congress

Indian-American from Florida to run for US Congres...

February 21, 2018

Indian-American, Sanjay Patel has announced his run for candidature at the US House of Representatives from Florida district in a bid to address unaddressed issues and make a change.

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