Indian groups in UAE miss deadline to suggest changes in new draft Immigration Act

Indian groups in UAE miss deadline to suggest changes in new draft Immigration Act

Sunday, 20 January 2019 | PTI | Dubai

Several Indian expatriate groups in the UAE have missed the deadline to recommend changes in India's new draft Immigration Act and demanded the extension of  the last day for rasing concerns, said a media report. The new draft bill is slated to replace the Immigration Act of 1983. Indian Government had invited...

Indian-origin man charged for a woman murder in Singapore

Indian-origin man charged for a woman murder in Singapore

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Singapore

A 34-year-old Indian-origin man was on Friday charged with the murder of a woman, who was found dead in a rented apartment here, according to a media report. Singaporean M Krishnan allegedly killed 40-year-old Mallika Begum Rahamansa Abdul Rahman in the apartment in northern housing estate of Woodlands late Wednesday night,...

Israeli NSA calls on PM Modi; discusses bilateral issues

Israeli NSA calls on PM Modi; discusses bilateral issues

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Jerusalem

Israeli National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat visited India earlier this week and met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss issues related to bilateral relations, including the advancing of security deals, according to an official statement here. NSA Ben-Shabbat, who was in India on the invitation of his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval,...

US discusses potential missile defence cooperation with India : Pentagon

US discusses potential missile defence cooperation with India : Pentagon

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Washington

The Trump administration has discussed a potential missile defence cooperation with India as part of its effort to deepen the bilateral strategic partnership, the Pentagon has said, asserting that New Delhi is a "key element" in America's Indo-Pacific strategy. The Pentagon's announcement in the 81-page 'Missile Defense Review' report released by...

India has no role in Afghanistan: Pak FO

India has no role in Afghanistan: Pak FO

Thursday, 17 January 2019 | PTI | Islamabad

India has no role in Afghanistan, the Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson said Thursday, asserting that Islamabad played a key role in arranging direct talks between the Taliban and the US to find a peaceful solution to the longstanding Afghan problem. Speaking at the weekly briefing, Mohammad Faisal said  Pakistan always maintained...

Trump nominates 3 Indian Americans to key administration post

Trump nominates 3 Indian Americans to key administration post

Thursday, 17 January 2019 | PTI | Washington

US President Donald Trump has nominated three Indian Americans to key administration positions, as per the latest list of senior nominations sent by the White House to the Senate. Rita Baranwal has been nominated for the post of assistant secretary of Energy (Nuclear Energy), Aditya Bamzai for Member of the Privacy...

Philip Kotler congratulates PM Modi for Presidential award

Philip Kotler congratulates PM Modi for Presidential award

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Philip Kotler, an American marketing author, consultant, and professor on Tuesday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi after Congress President Rahul Gandhi mocked him for being awarded the Philip Kotler Presidential award. The Professor of International Marketing at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University tweeted after a controversy erupted amid...

India to provide special training to 62 Nepalese officials on public finance management

India to provide special training to 62 Nepalese officials on public finance management

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | PTI | Kathmandu

India will provide special training to 62 Nepalese officials on public finance management which includes e-payment system, accounting, internal audit and fiscal responsibility, Indian officials here said Tuesday. The training session is part of the Nepal-India Economic Cooperation Programme, the Indian Embassy said. The course on 'Global Perspectives on Public Financial Management'...

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