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The Englishman who was more Indian than Indians

Buried in a Kolkata cemetery is an Englishman who served India well during her struggle for freedom.A close friend of both Gandhi and Tagore, Charles Freer Andrews was more Indian than many Indians......

India, Lanka to find 'innovative' solution to fishermen issue

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo on Friday. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/ Reuters India and Sri Lanka on Friday......

Here's how PM Modi charms Indians abroad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's success at courting Indians abroad have been as much a result of his old contacts as efforts by a dedicated arm of the BJP abroad. Archis Mohan reports. Ceaselessly......

Just as in 2004, Modi will have to make a choice

I do not understand Narendra Modi's mantra of  'development'. Specifically, I do not see many of his models as indicators of development that are relevant to me, says Gautam Rakshit. In my......

Indians migrated to America in the 18th century!

'We used to say two things are found everywhere: A potato and a Sikh. I think you can substitute Gujarati for the Sikh because Gujaratis are everywhere.'Historian Vinay Lal, author of The Other......

An insecure future for India's unskilled workers

More often than not unskilled workers end up getting a raw deal, writes Sunanda K Datta-Ra. It sounded like the understatement of the year when Montek Singh Ahluwalia said India would "not be......

Indians go for luxury villas in Mauritius

Either Harry Langton is having a bad hair day or he hasn't slept too well on his flight from London to Delhi. Or maybe he's just a poor traveller, having replaced his father, chairman Andrew......

Should PIOs be given special treatment?

Tarun DasDirector General,Confederation of Indian IndustryI am often asked why the 20 million persons of Indian origin -- who, if counted separately, would be the 50th largest country in the world......

The text of the PM's speech

Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's speech at the inaugural session of the First Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrations, January 9, 2003.Your Excellency, Sir Anerood Jugnauth; Eminent......

Shark Tale tops US box office

Easily proving that its critics have no teeth, Shark Tale swam to the top of the box-office reef, swallowing an estimated $49 million in three days. The story of an ambitious fish that gets into......

India-South Africa T20s: What's the score?

India and South Africa kick-off preparations for the ICC World Twenty20 2016 with a three-match series, the first of which will be played in Dharamsala on Friday. Since their first meeting in 2006,......

Kallis to make donation to Yuvraj Singh Foundation

Long-serving Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis has announced that he will make a special donation to the Yuvraj Singh Foundation. Kallis made the announcement as Cricket South Africa (CSA)......

Largest African crowd to honour Tendulkar, Ntini

South African president Jacob Zuma and a host of Bollywood stars, led by Shahrukh Khan, will be joined by the biggest crowd ever at a cricket match on the African continent to honour iconic batsman......

Majola recalls South Africa's 1991 India tour

Cricket South Africa (CSA) chief executive Gerald Majola citied how Indian people lined the streets of Calcutta in 1991 to welcome the South Africa team as it undertook its first tour of the......

Bollywood stars for Ntini's farewell concert

Bollywood stars, Shahrukh Khan, Anil Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra will bid farewell to retiring South African fast bowler Makhaya Ntini at a glittering concert in Durban on January 9.The 33-year-old......
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Visa hope for diaspora descendants

New Delhi, Nov. 27: India may soon offer lifetime visas to the nearly eight million descendants of the indentured workers taken from the country to... ...

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Memorial to be built to mark arrival of 1st Indians in SAfrica

A ground-breaking ceremony was today held for a memorial to be built on the beachfront of South Africa's coastal city of Durban, the spot where a... ...

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Pengrowth Announces Proposed Amendments to Convertible Debentures

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Monument to honour first Indians in KZN

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Midrand, Nov. 15 -- A monument to mark the arrival of... ...

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Modi holds key to H-1B visa muddle

08:01 am FOLLOW US: If democracies don't go to war against each other, as Immanuel Kant claimed in his 18th century article Perpetual Peace, they... ...

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