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Indian Consulate in Dubai to celebrate virtual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

Indian Consulate in Dubai to celebrate virtual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

🕔09:48, 9.Jan 2021

Dubai, Jan 9  The Indian Consulate in Dubai will on Saturday celebrate the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), the Non-Resident Indians (NRI) Day Convention, in a virtual format due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Earlier, the biennial event witnessed the

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Pravasi Bharatiya Convention to be held on Jan 9

Pravasi Bharatiya Convention to be held on Jan 9

🕔07:25, 8.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 8  The sixteenth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) convention– a flagship event of the Ministry of External Affairs to engage and connect with the overseas Indians– is being organized on Saturday, January 9, despite the ongoing Covid pandemic.

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President confers Pravasi Bharatiya Samman awards

President confers Pravasi Bharatiya Samman awards

🕔20:24, 23.Jan 2019

Varanasi, Jan 23 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman awards on 28 eminent personalities and two organisations of the Indian diaspora for their contributions and achievements in various fields, here on Wednesday. The awards were conferred at

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India, Mauritius review ties, cooperation in Blue Economy

India, Mauritius review ties, cooperation in Blue Economy

🕔07:40, 23.Jan 2019

Varanasi, Jan 22 (IANS) India and Mauritius reviewed the entire gamut of their bilateral ties and discussed ways to further expand cooperation in areas like Blue Economy during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Mauritian counterpart Pravind Jugnauth

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India calls for diaspora role in developing renewable energy sector

India calls for diaspora role in developing renewable energy sector

🕔06:42, 23.Jan 2019

Varanasi, Jan 23 (IANS) India on Tuesday called upon its diaspora to play a role in boosting the renewable energy sector, with Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh calling for suggestions from the participants at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

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Modi to inaugurate Indian diaspora conclave in Varanasi

Modi to inaugurate Indian diaspora conclave in Varanasi

🕔09:41, 22.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 22  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate this year’s Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), the Indian diaspora conclave, in Varanasi on Tuesday in which at least 5,000 delegates from the overseas candidate community are expected to participate. “In

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Mauritius PM in India for diaspora conclave

Mauritius PM in India for diaspora conclave

🕔12:54, 21.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 21 Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth arrived here on Sunday on a nine-day visit to India during which he will be the chief guest at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), the January 21-23 Indian diaspora conclave to be

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Nisha Biswal to attend Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Vibrant Gujarat Summit

Nisha Biswal to attend Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Vibrant Gujarat Summit

🕔08:27, 5.Jan 2017

New York, Jan 5  US Assistant Secretary of State Nisha Biswal is starting a farewell visit to India on Thursday that will take her to the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Bengaluru and the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit in Ahmedabad.The State

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Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be held in Bengaluru from January 7

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be held in Bengaluru from January 7

🕔10:02, 27.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 27  The 14th edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) will be held in Bengaluru January 7 to 9, 2017, and around 3,000 people are likely to participate in the event, it was announced on Friday. Launching a new

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13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas ends, 15 diaspora members honoured

13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas ends, 15 diaspora members honoured

🕔11:05, 10.Jan 2015

Gandhinagar, Jan 10  The three-day Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, attended by around 4,000 diaspora members, came to an end with the conferment of the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman awards by Vice President Hamid Ansari to 15 prominent diaspora members. Those recipients of

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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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Guyana supports India in its bid to become permanent member of UN

Guyana supports India in its bid to become permanent member of UN

🕔11:23, 9.Jan 2015

Mayuri Dave Guyana today pledged its support to India in its bid to become a permanent member of the powerful United Nations Security Council. Announcing this at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) here, President of Guyana Donald R Ramotar said

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Modi dedicates Salt Mountain memorial to Mahatma Gandhi

Modi dedicates Salt Mountain memorial to Mahatma Gandhi

🕔11:19, 8.Jan 2015

Gandhinagar, Jan 8  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday morning inaugurated the Salt Mountain, a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, built near the Mahatma Mandir complex here, the venue of the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD). Modi went around the exhibits

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Sushma Swaraj meets South Africa counterpart, Mauritius minister

Sushma Swaraj meets South Africa counterpart, Mauritius minister

🕔10:32, 8.Jan 2015

Gandhinagar, Jan 8  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met with her South African counterpart Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, who is attending the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) being held here The event marks the centenary of the return to India of Mahatma

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NRIs from Saudi Arabia to attend Indian diaspora conclave

NRIs from Saudi Arabia to attend Indian diaspora conclave

🕔10:15, 2.Jan 2015

Jeddah, Jan 2  A large number of non-resident Indians (NRIs) from Saudi Arabia will participate in the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) to be held Jan 7-9 in Gujarat, a media report said Thursday. The PBD is held Jan 9

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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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Participate in India’s growth story, Sushma Swaraj tells diaspora

Participate in India’s growth story, Sushma Swaraj tells diaspora

🕔11:59, 18.Oct 2014

London, Oct 18  Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Sushma Swaraj urged the Indian diaspora in Britain to invest in India as the country offers tremendous opportunities and participate in India’s growth story. “As we rejoice in the success of the

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Britain to host Indian diaspora convention

Britain to host Indian diaspora convention

🕔11:27, 15.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 15  British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will inaugurate the regional Pravasi Bharatiya Divas on Oct 17 in London, the first ever such event to be held in Britain. A British High

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