Diaspora

Indian diaspora to get swift international delivery of Indian goods

Indian diaspora to get swift international deliver...

April 10, 2017

In order to bring overseas Indians closer to ‘home’, SaleBhai.com, an e-commerce website, rolled out its services for international deliveries of Indian food items, handicrafts, healthcare products and more, for both the Indian diaspora and foreign nationals.

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Five Indian food chains abroad

Five Indian food chains abroad

March 29, 2017

Indian food chains are now expanding their markets to international venues. Catering to an overseas clientele, these restaurants are preparing traditional Indian dishes in lands far from India and its culture, and giving the world a taste of authentic Indian cuisines.

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Aapravasi Ghat: An undying Indian symbol in Mauritius

Aapravasi Ghat: An undying Indian symbol in Maurit...

March 25, 2017

The Aapravasi Ghat in Port Louis, served as the main immigration depot for the indentured labourers from India. An important landmark for Mauritius' social history, it is also home to a modern Indian Diaspora.

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Indian-Americans protest against prejudice-driven crimes

Indian-Americans protest against prejudice-driven ...

March 22, 2017

Indian-Americans in the US recently organised a peaceful awareness protest in front of the White House, pushing towards President Donald Trump’s intrusion in the increasing hate crimes motivated by both xenophobia and Islamophobia that have been particularly affecting Hindus an...

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The Indian diaspora and its festivals

The Indian diaspora and its festivals

March 16, 2017

No matter how far from the roots, the Indian diaspora always carry a bounty of Indian traditions with them wherever they go. And, over the decades, Indian festivals and rituals have found a place in various foreign locales as well.

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Five Indian personalities who made it big in Hollywood

Five Indian personalities who made it big in Holly...

February 4, 2017

These actors, writers, musicians, producers and directors are all globally acclaimed artists with an Indian origin and have ruled the roost at Hollywood with their skills and talents.

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Hind Rattan Award honours NRIs for their contributions

Hind Rattan Award honours NRIs for their contribut...

January 31, 2017

The 36th International Congress of Non Resident Indians (NRIs) recently hosted a mega event in New Delhi generating global partnerships by inviting highly accomplished NRIs from various parts of the world. On the occasion, ‘Hind Rattan Award’ was conferred on NRIs by the NRI ...

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Indian Republic Day celebrated across the world

Indian Republic Day celebrated across the world

January 30, 2017

Patriotic vibes were spread across the Indian community around the world as they celebrated the 68th Indian Republic Day by participating in flag hoisting ceremonies, cultural events and some interesting digital displays.

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Kashmiri diaspora ask India, Pak to end animosity over J&K

Kashmiri diaspora ask India, Pak to end animosity ...

January 26, 2017

Attesting that the people of Jammu & Kashmir are the ones to ultimately suffer the consequences of conflicts between India and Pakistan over the valley, the Kashmiri diaspora has formed an organisation - Kashmir Voice International (KVI) - to address the issue.

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Haryana aims to develop rural areas into smart villages

Haryana aims to develop rural areas into smart vil...

January 19, 2017

In a bid to modernise its villages, the government of Haryana has set up two Non-Resident Indian (NRI) cells to invite investments from NRIs belonging to the state, thus allowing them to contribute to the development and also reconnect themselves with their roots.

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