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Modi pitches for Canadian investment, connects with diaspora

Modi pitches for Canadian investment, connects with diaspora

🕔10:28, 17.Apr 2015

Toronto, April 17  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday pitched for investments for India as he met Canadian bankers and pension fund managers, winding up his three-nation tour before flying back home on Friday. The Canadian businesspeople conveyed to Modi

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Sops for Kerala diaspora in governor’s address

Sops for Kerala diaspora in governor’s address

🕔09:53, 7.Mar 2015

Thiruvananthapuram, March 7  The Kerala government announced a slew of measures for the Kerala diaspora, including setting up of a NRI Commission and beginning recruitment for jobs in Middle East countries, outlined in Kerala Governor P.Sathasivam’s address to the state

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Rajnath hails diaspora as India’s indomitable spirit

Rajnath hails diaspora as India’s indomitable spirit

🕔13:07, 9.Jan 2015

Gandhinagar, Jan 9  Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday praised the contributions of the Indian diaspora, saying India is proud of them and they are an example of India’s indomitable spirit. He addressed the final day events at the 13th

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Diaspora can contribute to motherland in smallest of ways: Modi

Diaspora can contribute to motherland in smallest of ways: Modi

🕔15:56, 8.Jan 2015

Gandhinagar, Jan 8 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday recounted the example of an NRI from Surat who would diligently sweep and clean the roads of his ancestral village during his annual visits to India as an example of how the

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Kerala to set up NRI panel to resolve diaspora woes

Kerala to set up NRI panel to resolve diaspora woes

🕔12:41, 25.Dec 2014

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 25  Kerala will set up an NRI commission to help resolve problems faced by the diaspora, a minister said Thursday. Following numerous complaints from the Kerala diaspora, regarded as the backbone of the state economy on account of

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Make in India to be highlighted at PBD, 3,000 diaspora to attend

Make in India to be highlighted at PBD, 3,000 diaspora to attend

🕔11:25, 23.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 23  The Modi government’s key programmes, including Make in India, would be highlighted during the Jan 7-9 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) being held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, that is expected to see around 3,000 Indian diaspora attending. The

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Modi promises Sydney’s euphoric diaspora a resurgent India

Modi promises Sydney’s euphoric diaspora a resurgent India

🕔10:29, 18.Nov 2014

Sydney, Nov 18  In a replay of the crowd and the euphoria at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was Monday cheered lustily by an over 16,000-strong gathering of the Indian diaspora at Sydney’s Allphones Arena,

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Efforts to strengthen bond with overseas Indians: Modi

Efforts to strengthen bond with overseas Indians: Modi

🕔11:39, 8.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 8  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said efforts for overseas Indians being undertaken by the government will help “further strengthen our bond with the diaspora”. In a series of tweets, Modi said: “Am very glad to share that

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Kerala to create a directory on its diaspora

Kerala to create a directory on its diaspora

🕔15:10, 21.Aug 2014

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 21  Kerala will soon get a directory to enable it connect better with its two million-strong diaspora that annually remits home a staggering Rs.75,000 crore ($12 billion). It’s probably the first-such exercise in the country. “The need for

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