India Can Still Manage to Dodge Trump's H-1B Visa Bullet

Indian IT bodies have been highlighting that the top seven Indian companies account for only 13% of the total new H-1B visas issued.

India's Blind Perfumers

India has among the largest number of blind people in the world - more than five million.

UK Needs to do More on Students Visa Issue

The UK needs to do more on the students visa issue despite the "pluses" from British Prime Minister Theresa May's announcement about special categories of visas

Malaysia Announces Free E-visas For Indians

Sustainable tourism development was no longer a mere cliche but a major contributor to a more environmentally responsible economy.

Sandeep Das: Sing Me Home

Sandeep Das, the child prodigy from Patna, is the new Grammy-winning tabla icon.

A New Don

India’s relationship with the United States enters an era of uncertainty.

Viral Video Makes Case For US First, India Second

India is the latest country vying to be "second" after US President Donald Trump vowed to put America First.

How Would Unilever And Kraft Heinz’s Merger Play Out in India

A Unilever-Kraft merger would give Hindustan Unilever an opportunity to get into the food business, Kraft would get access to a huge distribution network in India

The Indian Restaurant Revolution

The traditional curry house .menu has been overhauled in Britain’s modern Indian restaurants.
Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 07:26 EST

Anish Kapoor Joins Global Art Coalition Against Far-right

Renowned Indian-origin British sculptor Anish Kapoor is among 200 artists, musicians and writers who have joined a global coalition against the rise of right-wing populism around the world.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:05 EST

India Tweaks Pension Plan to Include Expat Workers in UAE

Indian expat workers in the UAE can take heart. New Delhi has an inclusive pension plan for them after it decided to scrap an exclusive 'pilot' scheme.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:05 EST

Rush to Invest $500,000 to Get Green Card

The EB-5 Investor Visa program provides an opportunity for immigrant foreign nationals and their immediate family (children up to the age of 21) to obtain US green cards and permanent residency in mainly two ways.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:14 EST

Indian Visitors Among Top Foreign Spenders in US

Indian visitors have emerged among the top overseas spenders in the US and Uncle Sam is now pulling all stops to attract more tourists from the country.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 01:18 EST

India, Indonesia Inch Closer

In South-East Asia, India is seen as a balancer against Chinese influence and an engine of regional growth

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:05 EST

Can Akhilesh Yadav Win Back 222 Million Indian Voters

His political journey, however, has been far from smooth, especially in the past few weeks when he fought a very public battle with his father, party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:05 EST

PM Modi Could Head to US to Meet Trump in May

Both governments are exploring plans for Modi to travel to Washington DC.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 00:00 EST

Can Trump Really Value A Strong, Independent India

There is no indication yet that Trump fully appreciates the value of a strong but independent India for preserving America's place in the world.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 00:24 EST

Bank Of England Assures Hindu Group on Concerns Over Non-Veg Notes

One of UK's leading umbrella groups for Hindus has said the Bank of England has assured them that concerns over the use of animal fat in the new five-pound notes were being treated with "utmost seriousness.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:05 EST

Hyderabad to Medak: Cathedral Town

Heritage, culture and nature—Medak has something for everyone

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:08 EST

Rishikesh, India: The Yoga Capital of The World

For better or worse, the holy city of Rishikesh, which rests on the foothills of the Himalayas in northern India, will always be associated with the Beatles and their sojourn to study transcendental meditation in 1968.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 00:00 EST

Curb Sought on Excessive Wedding

The worst excesses of the Indian wedding industry may soon be curbed if a new bill is approved.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 07:19 EST

There's Bigger Problem For Indian IT Companies Than Donald Trump

Businesses therefore have to take essential decisions on new technology in the face of a certain degree of uncertainty."

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 07:18 EST

No Major Impact on Indian Banks in UK Post-Brexit

There will be no major impact on Indian banking operations in the UK post-Brexit and the British capital will continue to be the global "financial hub."

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:00 EST

Amazon Seeks to Set up Shop in India’s Food Bazaar

India could be the second country to see Amazon brick-and-mortar stores, with the Seattle-based company having sought the government’s approval to open food-only outlets

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 00:00 EST

Founder Tantrums at Infosys

Infosys founders’ demand for changing the board led by Vishal Sikka and R. Seshasayee due to ‘trust being broken’ is an extreme case of hubris

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 07:27 EST

The Rise, Fall And Rise of Saif Ali Khan

Saif Ali Khan on ‘Rangoon’, and finding focus in his 40s

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 00:00 EST

UP is Bollywood’s Current Favourite Destination

Cash subsidy and single-window clearance are among key reasons for Bollywood’s newfound affinity towards Uttar Pradesh.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 00:00 EST

Justin Bieber to Rock Mumbai

Justin Bieber, YouTube’s biggest import to the world of music, will perform in India for the first time at the D.Y. Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai on 10 May.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 01:02 EST

Indian Fashion Industry Helping Revive Traditional Textile Technique

With a little skill and technique, ikat gives you the flexibility and the freedom to modify in several forms.

Friday, Feb 03, 2017 01:40 EST

Anxious Indians Turn To Astrologers H-1B Visa

Astrologer Vinod Shastri practices next to the ancient observatory in Jaipur, where the astronomers of the maharaja once monitored the heavens.

Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 03:27 EST

Cosmic Head Rub

A barber in the Indian town of Pushkar has been dubbed the cosmic barber for his unique approach to grooming.

Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017 00:56 EST

India Mourns One of Its Oldest Elephants

One of the world's oldest elephants, Indira, has died in her eighties in southern India, forest officials say.

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Millennials Rising

Millennials last year became the country’s largest living generation, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Drawing Blanks

No Indian films made the BBC’s list of 100 Best Films of the 21st century.

Demonetization in India: Who Will Pay The Price?

There are also questions over whether the “masterstroke” is masterful enough.

Rebuilding After Divorce

Indian divorcees find life a tad easier in America than in India.

Authentically Yours

Foreign gourmet chains are now serving original menus and authentic flavors to discerning Indian foodies, tired of masala French fries and paneer pizzas.

Trump Refugee in India Scores The 2016 Election

n 1958, the author Aldous Huxley gave an interview on U.S. television in which he sagely forewarned the inevitability of a media-savvy personality

Reimagining Liberalism

Liberals have become so accustomed to worshipping their icons at the temples of liberalism that they have lost touch with the fundamental tenets of their faith.
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