NRI News

Canadian woman threatens to rip off Sikh youth’s turban

Monday, 22/01/2018

OTTAWA: A Sikh man was asked to remove his turban by a woman in a Canadian club who threatened to “rip” off the head covering and heckled him with racist remarks, according to a media report.



Lawmaker behind 1984 genocide motion is Ontario’s first Sikh woman minister

Friday, 19/01/2018

TORONTO: Harinder Malhi, the Indo-Canadian member of the Ontario provincial parliament and the mover of the 1984 genocide motion in the House last April, has been given a cabinet berth in the Ontario cabinet, making her the first-ever Sikh cabinet minister in the Canadian province.



Over 40 pc of foreign-born tech workers in Seattle Indians: Report

Thursday, 18/01/2018

Washington : More than 40 per cent of the foreign-born tech workers in Seattle–which is home to Microsoft, Amazon, and Boeing--are from India, according to a media report.



Indian-American educator announces to run for US Congress

Thursday, 18/01/2018

Washington : An Indian-American educator has announced to run for the US House of Representatives.



UK cops issue leaflets in Punjabi to warn about babas, tantriks

Monday, 15/01/2018

LONDON : Leaflets in Punjabi, Gujarati and English have been issued over the weekend by the police in the east Midlands city of Leicester, cautioning people against bogus faith healers who promise luck, lucre and love for money.



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Akalis ‘beat up’ Cong leader in Dharamkot

Saturday, 10/03/2018

Moga : Senior Congress leader and president of the Dharamkot Municipal Council Inderpreet Singh Bunty was allegedly beaten up by Youth Akali Dal leader Harpreet Singh, alias Ricky, and his aides at Dharamkot town today.



Will try to raise Johal issue with Modi: UK minister

Wednesday, 14/03/2018

LONDON: The Theresa May government on Tuesday said it will try to raise the issue of British national Jagtar Singh Johal – who is under arrest in Punjab since November 2017 – with Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he will visit London for the Commonwealth heads of government meeting in April.