Indians Abroad

Indian-Origin Woman Engineer Awarded Honorary Degree In UK

Indian-Origin Woman Engineer Awarded Honorary Degree In UK

Press Trust of India | Monday December 05, 2022, London

An award-winning Indian-origin structural engineer who has worked on London's tallest building, The Shard, has been conferred an honorary degree from Northumbria University in Newcastle, north-east England.

"Targeted Killing": 21-Year-Old Canadian-Sikh Woman Shot Dead In Ontario

"Targeted Killing": 21-Year-Old Canadian-Sikh Woman Shot Dead In Ontario

Press Trust of India | Monday December 05, 2022, Toronto

A 21-year-old Canadian-Sikh woman has been shot dead, in an apparent "targeted" killing in Canada's Ontario province, according to the police.

2 Indian-Americans At Centre Of Joe Biden's Son Hunter's Laptop Story

2 Indian-Americans At Centre Of Joe Biden's Son Hunter's Laptop Story

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 03, 2022, Washington

Two Indian-Americans - Congressman Ro Khanna and Vijaya Gadde - prominently figure in US President Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden's laptop story whose full disclosure Twitter CEO Elon Musk has announced would be released on the micro-blogging site.

Indian-Origin UK Cop Found Guilty Of Rude Behaviour Towards Women Driver

Indian-Origin UK Cop Found Guilty Of Rude Behaviour Towards Women Driver

Press Trust of India | Friday December 02, 2022, London

An Indian-origin trainee Scotland Yard police officer was found guilty of "rude" and "aggressive" behaviour towards a female driver in a road rage incident in London.

3 Indian-Origin Women Scientists Among Australia's "Superstars Of STEM"

3 Indian-Origin Women Scientists Among Australia's "Superstars Of STEM"

Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 30, 2022, Melbourne

Three Indian-origin women are among 60 scientists, technologists, engineers, and mathematicians who have been selected as Australia's Superstars of STEM.

Student Sues Blind Indian-American Professor For Giving Her Only "Female Jobs"

Student Sues Blind Indian-American Professor For Giving Her Only "Female Jobs"

Edited by Samiran Mishra | Monday November 28, 2022, New Delhi

A Columbia University alumnus has accused her former professor, the Indian-origin best-selling author, Sheena Iyengar, of discrimination on grounds of her gender.

2 Students From Telangana Drown In US, One Was Trying To Save The Other

2 Students From Telangana Drown In US, One Was Trying To Save The Other

Press Trust of India | Monday November 28, 2022, Houston

In a tragic incident, two Indian students 24-year-old Uthej Kunta, and 25-year-old Shiva Kelligari from Telangana drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks in the US state of Missouri during over the weekend, according to police.

Indian Student In Canada Dies After Truck Rams Cycle, Drags It: Report

Indian Student In Canada Dies After Truck Rams Cycle, Drags It: Report

Press Trust of India | Sunday November 27, 2022, Toronto

A 20-year-old Indian student was killed after he was hit and dragged by a pickup truck while crossing a road on a cycle here, according to a media report.

20-Year-Old Indian Student Dies In Canada After Being Hit, Dragged By Truck

20-Year-Old Indian Student Dies In Canada After Being Hit, Dragged By Truck

Press Trust of India | Sunday November 27, 2022, Toronto

A 20-year-old Indian student was killed after he was hit and dragged by a pickup truck while crossing a road on a cycle here, according to a media report.

Indian Expat Foils Rs 6 Crore Robbery In Dubai Office

Indian Expat Foils Rs 6 Crore Robbery In Dubai Office

Press Trust of India | Friday November 25, 2022, Dubai

An alert Indian expat was honoured by the Dubai Police at his workplace for his bravery in stopping a thief fleeing with cash worth 2.7 million dirhams in Dubai's Deira district.

Dubai-Based NRI Businessman Alleges Son-In-Law Robbed Him Of Rs 107 Crore

Dubai-Based NRI Businessman Alleges Son-In-Law Robbed Him Of Rs 107 Crore

Press Trust of India | Friday November 25, 2022, Kochi

When Dubai-based NRI businessman Abdul Lahir Hassan's daughter married a Keralite from Kasaragod in 2017, Mr Hassan would not have imagined that five years later his son-in-law would allegedly cheat him of around Rs 107 crore.

Indian-Origin Teen Stabbed To Death In Canada: Police

Indian-Origin Teen Stabbed To Death In Canada: Police

Press Trust of India | Thursday November 24, 2022, Toronto

An 18-year-old Indian-origin teenager has been stabbed to death at a high school parking lot by another teenager in Canada's British Columbia province, police said.

Indian National Jailed In Singapore For Withdrawing SGD 26,000 Fraud Money

Indian National Jailed In Singapore For Withdrawing SGD 26,000 Fraud Money

Press Trust of India | Thursday November 17, 2022, Singapore

A 26-year-old Indian national, who first came to Singapore in 2018 to study, was jailed for nine weeks after he pleaded guilty to three counts of dealing with the benefits of criminal conduct, involving more than SGD 26,000 that was traced to three f

"Local Hero" Indian-Origin Sikh Volunteer Wins Australian Of The Year Award

"Local Hero" Indian-Origin Sikh Volunteer Wins Australian Of The Year Award

Press Trust of India | Monday November 14, 2022, Melbourne

A 41-year-old Indian-origin Sikh volunteer was honoured along with three others with the prestigious 2023 New South Wales Australian of the Year Award for supporting the community during floods, bushfires, drought and the pandemic.

How Singapore Tech Layoffs Are Impacting Indians

How Singapore Tech Layoffs Are Impacting Indians

Asian News International | Monday November 14, 2022, Singapore

Meta, the parent company of Facebook, has announced it was laying off about 11,000 employees, or 13 per cent of its global workforce. It's the first mass redundancy exercise for the 18-year-old social media behemoth.