100 buried in landslide NRI Top Stories 

100 buried in landslide

Around 100 people are feared buried after a landslide smashed through their village in southwest China's Sichuan Province early Saturday, local officials said, as they launched an emergency rescue operation. Some 40 homes in the village of Xinmo were swallowed by the cascading debris after the side of a mountain... Read More
Suicide bomber targets Holy Mecca masjid NRI Top Stories 

Suicide bomber targets Holy Mecca masjid

Six foreign pilgrims were hurt in Saudi Arabia when a suicide bomber targeting Islam's holiest site of Mecca blew himself up, the Interior Ministry said. The incident happened around the Grand Mosque, where hundreds of thousands of worshippers gathered for early afternoon prayers on the last Friday of this year's... Read More
Now passports in Hindi NRI Political Top Stories 

Now passports in Hindi

The External Affairs Ministry on Friday announced 10 per cent rebate on passport fee for applicants who are either older than 60 years or younger than eight years. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj made this announcement and said that it would be implemented from Saturday. Addressing the Passport Day function... Read More
Modi to discuss H-1B with Trump NRI Political Top Stories 

Modi to discuss H-1B with Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take up the issue of H-1B visas for skilled workers when he meets US President Donald Trump next week in Washington, a senior government official said on Tuesday. "The H-1B visa issue will be one of the issues on the table during the PM's visit,"... Read More
Forest fire kills 39 NRI Political Top Stories 

Forest fire kills 39

A huge forest fire in central Portugal killed at least 39 people and injured 20 others, most of them burning to death in their cars, the government said Sunday. Several hundred firefighters and 160 vehicles were dispatched late Saturday to tackle the blaze, which broke out in the afternoon in... Read More
Trump is like Mallya -owes $315 M to financiers ! NRI Top Stories 

Trump is like Mallya -owes $315 M to financiers !

President Donald Trump is no less than our Vijay Mallya. The USA chief had personal liabilities of at least $315.6 million to German, US and other lenders as of mid-2017, according to a federal financial disclosure form released late on Friday by the US Office of Government Ethics. Trump had... Read More
Gunmen shoots @ republicans NRI Top Stories 

Gunmen shoots @ republicans

A gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington , wounding several people including House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise before being taken into custody, police and witnesses said. In a dramatic blow-by-blow account, Representative Mo Brooks of Alabama told CNN the gunman... Read More