Diaspora

‘AP Janmabhoomi’ – an initiative towards digital literacy

‘AP Janmabhoomi’ – an initiative towards dig...

July 17, 2017

Government of Andhra Pradesh initiated the ‘AP Janmabhoomi’ project - a social initiative that aims to establish digital classrooms, rural mother and child care centres and crematoriums; while connecting the Indian diaspora to their homeland by including them in their efforts...

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Indian Diaspora in Israel to get OCI cards

Indian Diaspora in Israel to get OCI cards

July 11, 2017

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made an exception and granted OCI cards to people of Indian origin, while also making some other important announcements, during his trip to Israel.

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US honours two Indian origin men with Great Immigrants award

US honours two Indian origin men with Great Immigr...

July 5, 2017

Honorees from more than 30 different countries of origin, with two Indian origin men, have been presented with the Great immigrants award in the US.

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Indian origin conductors bag prestigious music award

Indian origin conductors bag prestigious music awa...

June 22, 2017

Two Indian American conductors, Roger Kalia and Sameer Patel are among the nine recipients of the career-advancing Solti Career Assistance Foundation awards, 2017. This year’s recipients hold positions throughout the United States, Canada and Brazil with posts in California, Id...

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Indian origin engineer to develop Google’s flagship pixel phone

Indian origin engineer to develop Google’s f...

June 16, 2017

Internet search giant Google is expanding its team of chip experts to launch their flagship Pixel Smartphone and have a Person of Indian Origin taking take the lead.

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Ireland’s new Prime Minister of Indian origin

Ireland’s new Prime Minister of Indian origi...

June 10, 2017

Ireland has got its youngest and first ever openly gay Prime Minister; and he is an Indian. Meet Leo Varadkar.

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Indian-American leading the spelling bee

Indian-American leading the spelling bee

June 5, 2017

A 12-year-old Indian origin girl from California in the United States of America (US) has won the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington. This isn't the first time that an Indian-American has won the championship.

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Indian-origin girl in the UK aces IQ test

Indian-origin girl in the UK aces IQ test

May 12, 2017

A girl of Indian origin has outshone all others participating in an IQ test in the UK and apparently has outscored even Einstein and Hawking.

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Mahatma Gandhi monuments around the world

Mahatma Gandhi monuments around the world

May 4, 2017

A leading political figure and a freedom fighter, Mahatma Gandhi is known globally for propagating the ideas of peace and non-violence with countries aplenty making room for him in their hearts and homes.

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Five elaborately constructed Hindu temples around the world

Five elaborately constructed Hindu temples around ...

April 29, 2017

Iconic tourist attractions, these elaborately constructed temples around the world are also for many and an indication that despite religious differences, beautiful architecture with a spiritual soul unifies people no matter what their beliefs.

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