Modi Begins 3-Nation Tour; Says Palestine Visit a ‘Historic’ Occasion
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Palestine on Feb. 10 after transiting through Jordan as part of his three-nation tour also involving the UAE and Oman.
Indian, British Indian Journalists Arrested in Maldives
Indian national Money Sharma and Indian-origin British citizen Atish Ravji Patel were arrested in Maldives.
10 New Service Centers to Come Up for Indian Community in Malaysia
A Special Implementation Taskforce on Indian Community (SITF) service center was opened in Taman Sentosa this week.
We Don’t Back Khalistan Cause, Canadian Sikh Leaders Say Ahead of Trudeau’s Trip
The response from Harjit Sajjan and Amarjeet Sohi comes ahead of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to India.
10-Year Wait for Indians Seeking Employment-Based Green Card: Report
Around 112,000 people were on the waitlists for all employment-based green cards combined as of November 2017, according to a recent report.
Indian Govt Plans Portal Listing Accredited Foreign Higher Education Institutes
The move aims to curb instances of students getting duped by agents, and offering “verified and authentic” information to applicants.
Immigration Issue Heats Up in U.S. As Democrats Support DACA, Reuniting Families Act
Nancy Pelosi gave an 8-hour speech on the House floor on DACA, a day after the Reuniting Families Act was brought up by several Democrats.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Invited to Attend Solar Alliance Summit in India
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro will attend the International Solar Alliance summit in New Delhi at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
UK Royal Mail Releases Stamp Featuring Indian-Origin Princess
Indian princess Sophia Alexandra Duleep Singh is featured on one of the eight stamps released to mark the centenary of the suffragette movement.
Trump Administration to Set Up National Vetting Center For Immigrants
“The federal government’s current vetting efforts are ad hoc, which impedes our ability to keep up with today’s threats,” White House said.