Indians Abroad

Two Gujarat Families Who Became "Untraceable" In Turkey Found: Police

Two Gujarat Families Who Became "Untraceable" In Turkey Found: Police

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Ahmedabad

Amid reports that six members of two families from a village in Gujarat's Gandhinagar district were kidnapped in Istanbul by traffickers, police on Wednesday cited their parents saying they are found and currently staying at a hotel in Turkey.

Australian PM, Other World Leaders Greet India On 73rd Republic Day

Australian PM, Other World Leaders Greet India On 73rd Republic Day

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Beijing/Singapore

The Indian diaspora on Wednesday celebrated the 73rd Republic Day amid COVID-19 restrictions, as several world leaders, including Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, extended their greetings on the occasion.

A Gujarat Village, A Family That Froze To Death And The American Dream

A Gujarat Village, A Family That Froze To Death And The American Dream

Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 25, 2022, Dingucha (Gujarat)

Lack of quality job opportunities is driving residents of this village in Gujarat to pursue their dream of migrating to the US and other nations for a better future and that urge is so strong that some of them do not mind taking the illegal route.

Indian-Origin Singaporean Jailed For 12-Weeks For Abusing Officials: Report

Indian-Origin Singaporean Jailed For 12-Weeks For Abusing Officials: Report

Press Trust of India | Monday January 24, 2022, Singapore

An Indian-origin Singaporean man on Monday was sentenced to 12 weeks of imprisonment and a fine of SGD 2,000 imposed on him for verbally abusing public servants, a similar crime for which he was jailed last year also.

Indian-Origin Cop Shoots Gunman In US While Investigating Domestic Violence Call: Report

Indian-Origin Cop Shoots Gunman In US While Investigating Domestic Violence Call: Report

Press Trust of India | Monday January 24, 2022, New York

A 27-year-old Indian-origin "super rookie" NYPD officer is being hailed as a hero after he shot a convicted felon who killed his colleague and seriously injured another while investigating a domestic-violence call in the Harlem neighbourhood of New Y

Indian-Origin Scientist Conducts World's 1st Molecular-Level Analysis Of Omicron

Indian-Origin Scientist Conducts World's 1st Molecular-Level Analysis Of Omicron

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 22, 2022, Toronto

A team of researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist at the prestigious University of British Columbia, has become the first in the world to conduct a molecular-level structural analysis of the Omicron spike protein

Indian-Origin Head Of White House Military Office Quits Citing Personal Reasons

Indian-Origin Head Of White House Military Office Quits Citing Personal Reasons

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 22, 2022, Washington

Maju Varghese, the Indian-origin director of the White House Military Office, has quit his post, citing personal reasons.

Indian-Origin CEO, Who Fired 900 Over Zoom Call, Is Back At Work

Indian-Origin CEO, Who Fired 900 Over Zoom Call, Is Back At Work

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 20, 2022, New York

The Indian-origin chief executive of an online mortgage company, who faced criticism after firing about 900 employees over Zoom last month, is returning to his position.

Rs 16 Crore Raised In Singapore For Treatment Of Indian-Origin 2-Year-Old

Rs 16 Crore Raised In Singapore For Treatment Of Indian-Origin 2-Year-Old

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 19, 2022, Singapore

A two-year-old boy of Indian origin in Singaporerecovered from a rare neuromuscular disease and regained the ability to walk with the help of Singaporeans who donated nearly 30 lakh Singapore dollars (Rs 16.68 crore) for his expensive treatment.

Indian-Origin Scotland Yard Officer Dismissed For Misconduct

Indian-Origin Scotland Yard Officer Dismissed For Misconduct

Press Trust of India | Monday January 17, 2022, London

An Indian-origin chief inspector in London's Scotland Yard police force has been dismissed for "gross misconduct" without notice following an investigation by the Metropolitan Police's Directorate of Professional Standards (DPS).

Indian-Origin Man's Death Term Appeal Hearing On January 24 In Singapore

Indian-Origin Man's Death Term Appeal Hearing On January 24 In Singapore

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 15, 2022, Singapore

Indian-origin drug trafficker Nagaenthran K. Dharmalingam's appeal against his execution will be heard by a five-judge panel of the Singapore's Supreme Court on January 24, according to a media report.

66 Months Jail For Indian-American, 36, For Selling Stolen Products Online

66 Months Jail For Indian-American, 36, For Selling Stolen Products Online

Press Trust of India | Friday January 14, 2022, Washington

A 36-year-old Indian-American has been sentenced to 66 months in prison in the US for buying stolen Apple products meant for Native American school children in the US state of New Mexico and then selling them online.

Sikh Body In UK Condemns PM Modi's Security Breach

Sikh Body In UK Condemns PM Modi's Security Breach

Asian News International | Sunday January 09, 2022, London

UK-based British Sikh Association has condemned the security breach which occurred during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Ferozepur in Punjab earlier this week.

3 Indian Students Jailed In Singapore Over "Tech Support Scams": Report

3 Indian Students Jailed In Singapore Over "Tech Support Scams": Report

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 06, 2022, Singapore

Three Indian students, who had initially come to Singapore to study, were sentenced to prison for participating in a transnational money mule syndicate that was perpetrating "tech support scams," a media report said.

Indian Arrested For Killing Man With Wooden Plank In Singapore: Report

Indian Arrested For Killing Man With Wooden Plank In Singapore: Report

Press Trust of India | Sunday January 02, 2022, Singapore

An Indian has been arrested in Singapore for allegedly killing a compatriot with a wooden plank embedded with nails following a dispute on New Year's Day, a media report said on Sunday.