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'PBD has lost its charm in attracting NRIs and PIOs'

India needs to come up with new ideas to make the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas more appealing to overseas Indians. Their talents should be used for the country’s development, says Thomas......

Norway case: India can diplomatically 'do something'

India can diplomatically 'do something' in the alleged child abuse case involving an Indian couple in Norway, Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi said on Monday. "The government can......

'Overseas citizen shifted the basis of Indian nationalism'

Devesh Kapur has been the director of Centre for the Advanced Study of India, the only research institute in America devoted to India, since 2006. CASI at the University of Pennsylvania turned 20......

US issues terror warning on travel to India

The United States has issued a fresh travel advisory on overseas travel to its citizens, including India which "continues to experience terrorist and insurgent activities." "India continues to......

Libya bound warships are only escorts, says Ravi

Vyalar Ravi, minister for civil aviation and overseas Indians toldrediff.com that the Indian Navy's warships are going to Libya onlyto escort the hired ships that would be bringing back Indian......

Tax rules when an Indian resident works abroad

My wife are United States citizens with Overseas Citizenship of India cards. We purchased one apartment in 2006 and another in 2009. We have plans to settle down in India eventually. We would like......

Indians can invest up to $125,000 overseas annually

Encouraged by an improvement in the forex market, the Reserve Bank on Tuesday raised the annual overseas investment ceiling for individuals to $125,000 from $75,000.   "In view of......

Remittances after a PIO takes up employment in India

I have been a permanent resident of the United States since 2008 and I am thinking of getting US citizenship and renouncing my Indian citizenship. 1. Should I continue to have ownership of my......

India seeks NRI flows for rupee defence, not sovereign bond

The Indian government aims to attract dollar flows from non-resident citizens to support the rupee and has dropped the idea of a sovereign bond for now, two senior government officials familiar......

Should India step into GMR-Maldives govt dispute?

The tussle throws up questions such as, should India support its companies overseas, even though it cannot control private companies' behaviour abroad? At the same time India needs to take into......

Sunny Leone becomes citizen of India!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Over the past few years, there has been an influx of international actresses in Bollywood. But this is probably the first time when......

'Armaan Kohli is a massive bully and a big idiot'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting.  With contestant Armaan Kohli getting arrested from the Bigg Boss house for assaulting Sofia Hayat, several celebrities......

SC examines if OCs can represent India

The Supreme Court on Thursday decided to examine whether Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) have any right to represent India in international sporting events.A Bench headed by Chief Justice K G......

'Only citizens can represent India'

The government on Friday slammed the door on foreign-based players like Prakash Amritraj and Sunitha Rao and made it clear that only Indian citizens would represent the country in future......

  People speak for overseas citizens of india

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simon waaras
Q. Do you have the Overseas / Older edition's of reader's digest ? and how do you find them to the current readerars digest - made in india ? :)
Simon Waaras:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-have-the-overseas--older-editions-of-readers-digest--/22790516/answers/

simon waaras
Q. I uderstand that the Government of Vietnam taking advantage of their human resources are sending workers to Gulf states, directly, without involving agencies. Do you think Govt. of India could have done the same?
Simon Waaras:  A. Absolutely. I believe its the responsibility of every government to ensure their citizens dont get into trouble or legal hassles when people go...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-uderstand-that-the-government-of-vietnam-taking-advantage-/22790516/answers/17055269

Francisco
Q. Can BSNL and MTNL be extricated from their predicament? Your views?
Francisco:  A. Having dealt pretty exclusively w/ BSNL, I Have mixed feelings. For one...they honestly should hire a creativity expert....and the work culture...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-bsnl-and-mtnl-be-extricated-from-their-predicament-your-/17031543/answers/16864207

Good Citizen
Q. Overseas acquisitions of the Indian companies are badly impacting their bottom lines at the moment. But what do you think about this strategy in the long run?
Good Citizen:  A. Very Good question, Good Citizen....Indian company having performed exceptionally well in India whenever ventures to buy/acquire shares in foreign...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/overseas-acquisitions-of-the-indian-companies-are-badly-impa/16863745/answers/16586169

  Web results for Overseas Citizens Of India
Myanmar may amend constitution barring Suu Kyi from presidency

Myanmars parliament will consider amending the countrys constitution - which currently bars opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from becoming... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/438860/myanmar-may-amend-constitution-barring.html
Union home ministry proposes relaxation in rule for those seeking Indian citizenship

NEW DELHI: The Union home ministry has moved to amend the Citizenship Act to relax the stipulation of one-year continuous stay in India by certain... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/india/Union-home-ministry-proposes-relaxation-in-rule-for-those-seeking-Indian-citizenship/articleshow/44989556.cms
Citizenship to come easy for foreigner tying knot with Indian

NEW DELHI: A foreign national marrying an Indian will soon not have to stay put continuously for a year in India before he or she can apply for an... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/citizenship-to-come-easy-for-foreigner-tying-knot-with-indian/articleshow/44989102.cms
Govt plans to merge PIO and OCI schemes; seeks suggestions

New Delhi: Government is planning to merge the Persons of Indian Origin and Overseas Citizens of India schemes saying that the latter is more... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/govt-plans-to-merge-pio-and-oci-schemes-seeks-suggestions-43742.html
Black money list 10 developments since Modi govt took charge

The Centre has submitted a list of 627 Indians who have accounts in HSBC bank, Geneva, to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, directing a special... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/business-news/black-money-list-all-you-need-to-know/article1-1280553.aspx

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