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Five Indians, Canadian held for illegally entering US

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Five Indians have been arrested for trying to enter the United States illegally near Molson in Washington. In addition, a Canadian who helped them to crossover on February 8 was also arrested, according to the statement of the US Customs and Border Police (CBP). The five Indian nationals were ordered to appear before an immigrationContinue Reading…

NRIs, Indians Abroad to show Old Notes to Customs at Airport

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The Finance Ministry today declared that the NRIs and Indian Nationals abroad can deposit up to Rs 25,000 of old Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 notes, if they show the junked notes to Customs officials at the airport and get declaration form stamped. The Government has offered a grace period of three months for IndianContinue Reading…

Over 14,000 Indians overstayed in US in 2015

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Washington, Jan 21: Of the nearly nine lakh Indians who visited the US on visitor or business visa in 2015, more than 14,000 overstayed, a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) report has said. According to the ‘Entry/Exit Overstay Report for Fiscal 2015′, of the nearly 45 million non-immigrant visitor admissions through air or sea, aContinue Reading…

Ashwin, Shami only Indians in ICC Test, ODI Team of Year

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Dubai, Dec 2: Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and seamer Mohammed Shami were the only Indians to feature in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test and One-Day International (ODI) teams of the year 2015, respctively, announced here on Wednesday. Ashwin is the highest wicket-taker of 2015 with 55 scalps, ahead of England pacer Stuart Broad (51).Continue Reading…

Earthquake: Indians in Kabul safe says Indian Embassy Official

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New Delhi, Oct 26: All Indians in Kabul are safe and there are no reports of damage to Indian owned property in the city in the wake of a devastating earthquake with its epicentre in Afghanistan that hit on Monday, an Indian embassy official said. “As of now, there are no reports of casualties orContinue Reading…

Hajj Stampede: Indian Death Toll rises to 101; 32 Missing

The death toll of Indians in the Hajj stampede, has gone up to 101, while 32 are still missing. It was confirmed by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today. MoS for External Affairs Gen (Retd.) VK Singh is camping in Saudi Arabia to help in the identification process and help the injured. Over 1,000 peopleContinue Reading…

39 Indians abducted by ISIS in Iraq in 2014, are Alive

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The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has confirmed that all 39 Indians who were abducted by the ISIS militants in Iraq more than a year ago, are still alive. The announcement was made following a meeting between Indian PM Narendra Modi and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in New York in the wee hours today. AccordingContinue Reading…

Mecca Stampede: 10 more Indians die, Death Toll rises to 45

New Delhi, Sep 28: The toll of Indian Haj pilgrims killed in the stampede near Mecca in Saudi Arabia has risen to 45, with 10 more injured dying, the government announced on Monday. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted: “The death toll of Indians killed in Haj stampede is now 45. We have 50 IndianContinue Reading…

Mecca Stampede: Indian Toll rises to 35, Total Casualties at 1,090

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New Delhi, Sep 27: The number of Indian pilgrims killed in the Mecca Haj stampede continued to rise, with six more deaths announced, taking the toll to 35 so far, the government said on Sunday. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted: “Unfortunately, there are six more Indians (among dead) taking the toll to 35.” SheContinue Reading…

Mecca Hajj Stampede: Indian Death Toll rises to 22

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New Delhi, Sep 26: Eight more deaths of Indian Haj pilgrims were announced by the government on Saturday, taking the toll to 22 in Thursday’s tragedy at Mina near Mecca in Saudi Arabia External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted: “The number of Indian lives lost in Haj stampede has now risen to 22. Some moreContinue Reading…


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