Indian Origin(Search results - 43)
IndiaNov 25, 2020, 6:50 PM IST
‘Sanskrit pays homage to all Indian languages’: New Zealand’s Indian-origin MP on taking oath in Sanskrit
MP of New Zealand, Gaurav Sharma, who has an Indian origin took oath in Sanskrit
IndiaJul 9, 2020, 7:40 PM IST
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A group of 58 Indian-origin executives heading various companies across 11 different countries, including the US, Canada and Singapore, collectively employ more than 3.6 million people and account for a combined $1 trillion in revenue, according to a list released by a US-based top Indian diaspora organisation
IndiaJul 9, 2020, 1:36 PM IST
58 Indian-origin executives in 11 countries employ more than 3.6 mn people, account for $1 trillion revenue
A group of 58 Indian-origin executives heading various companies across 11 different countries, including the US, Canada and Singapore, collectively employ more than 3.6 million people and account for a combined $1 trillion in revenue, $4 trillion in market capitalisation
RakshasetuMay 6, 2020, 1:17 PM IST
RakshaSetu: Doxxing extends its tentacles from Arab countries to Canada as NRI terminated for views on azaan
An Indian-origin man in Canada has been doxxed and terminated for his views on allowing Azaan.
WorldFeb 26, 2020, 4:20 PM IST
Who Is Suella Braverman? All You Need To Know About UK's New Attorney General
Indian-origin Suella Braverman, UK’s new Attorney General, was formally sworn in at a ceremony at the Royal Courts of Justice in London. Suella Braverman was appointed for the post in British PM Boris Johnson’s reshuffled Cabinet earlier this month. The 39-year-old minister is a barrister and Cambridge University law graduate, specializing in public law and judicial review. Here's all you need to know about her.
IndiaFeb 14, 2020, 3:09 PM IST
Who Is Rishi Sunak? Narayana Murthy's Son-in-Law Is UK's New Finance Minister
Indian-origin politician Rishi Sunak was appointed the UK's new finance minister on Thursday by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in an extensive Cabinet reshuffle amid reports of serious differences within Downing Street. The 39-year-old son-in-law of Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy will join Priti Patel on the top government bench, after she held on to her post as Home Secretary. Outside the Treasury office soon after his promotion, Sunak told reporters he was "delighted to be appointed" Chancellor and had "a lot to get on with". Here’s all you need to know about Rishi Sunak.
WorldNov 11, 2019, 9:40 AM IST
Indian Embassy in Madagascar celebrates Guru Nanak Dev's 550th birth anniversary
Indian origins belonging to all religions gathered at the Indian Embassy in Madagascar to celebrate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev
IndiaOct 25, 2019, 6:00 PM IST
Indian-origin Neena Mitter wins award in Australia for avocado research project
Neena Mitter has been named as the winner of Australia India Science, Research and Development category at the 2019 India Australia Business and Community Awards (IABCA).
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 8:18 PM IST
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One of the biggest hurdles in fighting terrorism is the lack of one central counter-terrorism agency, said National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval. He was speaking at the two-day NIA's national conference of chiefs of Anti-Terrorism Squad and Special Task Force (STF) on Monday. Mobile services in Jammu and Kashmir has resumed from the afternoon of October 14. All this and more on MyNation in 100 seconds.
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 4:26 PM IST
Indian origin economist Abhijit Banerjee wins Nobel Prize; here are 10 facts
Born in India, but currently holding American citizenship, Abhijit Banerjee has won the Nobel Prize for economics. Here are 10 facts about the Nobel laureate, who has made India proud.
IndiaSep 22, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Specially-abled Indian-origin teenager Sparsh Shah to sing Jana Gana Mana at Howdy Modi event
Sparsh, who was born with a rare medical condition known as osteogenesis imperfecta or brittle bone disease will be singing the Indian National anthem at the Howdy Modi event in Houston
ViralAug 3, 2019, 10:40 AM IST
‘Racist’ video: Singapore dubs apology by 2 Indian-origin YouTubers ‘insincere’
"This spoofing is a pretence of an apology and in fact shows contempt for the many Singaporeans who have expressed concern at their blatantly racist rap video," the ministry said.
WorldJul 25, 2019, 1:45 PM IST
UK PM Boris Johnson’s Cabinet: Infosys founder Narayana Murthy’s son-in-law Rishi Sunak among 3 Indian-origin faces
Boris Johnson has been elected as the Conservative party leader and Britain's new Prime Minister, his party announced on Tuesday
IndiaJul 21, 2019, 11:15 AM IST
Dubai: Indian-origin comedian Manjunath Naidu dies on stage
Indian-origin stand-up comedian Manjunath Naidu was born in Abu Dhabi but later shifted base to Dubai. During a show, he complained of high level of anxiety, sat down on the bench next to him and collapsed onto the floor
WorldJul 19, 2019, 3:38 PM IST
Indian woman sentenced to 3 years in jail for smuggling hundreds of people into US
A 51-year-old woman of Indian origin was sentenced to three years in prison for smuggling hundreds of people into the US in exchange for money that varied between $ 28,000 and 60,000