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  • Sahebaan organises Iftar get together in Abu Dhabi

    Abu Dhabi: Expatriates who spend most of their lives abroad should pay attention to their future security. It's the need of the hour for NRIs to have knowledge about tax compliance and comprehensive health insurance cover in India, said ADCB Bank's former VP Syed Siraj Ahmed.He was addressing...

  • Indian expat in UAE sets Guinness record for sapling distribution

    Sharjah: A UAE-based Indian expat set a Guinness World Record for the largest distribution of curry tree saplings, a media report said. Sudheesh Guruvayoor, originally from Kerala, distributed 4,914 saplings to the students of two campuses of Sharjah Indian High School, Gulf News reported on...

  • Kuwait: ISF organises free health camp

    More than 250 expatriates including women and children did their health check-up at the free health camp held at Badr Al Samaa Medical Centre Farwaniya. The event was organised by Indian Social Forum (ISF) in association with Badr Al Samaa Medical Centre on Friday, 27th April. This social...

  • Bridal Brigade: Get the perfect wedding gown

    Bengaluru: Every girl dreams of her wedding dress since she were five and knows the exact specifications she wants down to the last sequin. But finding that dream gown can be very stressful. For many women, it would be the most expensive gown they own and the pressure to own the perfect...

  • PM Modi to pay tribute to Basaveshwara statue in London

    London: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be paying tribute to Basaveshwara statue in London on April 18. The event will be organised by The Basaveshwara Foundation, a non-profit organisation based in UK that has erected the statue of Basaveshwara on the bank of river Thames. Former Mayor...

  • Ireland passes bill to hold referendum on abortion law

    Dublin: A bill tabled by the Irish government to hold a referendum on the repeal of the country's anti-abortion law was passed here, media reported. According to the report in RTE, the lower house of the Irish parliament passed the bill on Wednesday by 97 votes to 25 after the second stage of...

  • Archbishop to flag-off Salvation Run on Mar 24

    Bengaluru: The second edition of Salvation Run, a faith-based run initiative, conceptualized to unite Christian believers across all denominations will be flagged off at 6:30 am by Archbishop Most Rev Dr Bernard Moras, Administrator of Bangalore Archdiocese, along with church heads from the...

  • Bangalore Konkani Catholic Sangh organises blood donation camp

    Bengaluru: Bangalore Konkani Catholic Sangh (BKCS) organised its 8th blood donation camp in association with St. Anthony's Friary Church, Madiwala, Hosur Road recently. It was organized to help the needy parishioners of the church. St. John's Medical College and Hospital took the initiative made...

  • Rev Dr Peter Machado appointed Archbishop of Bangalore

    Bengaluru: Rev Dr Peter Machado, the Bishop of Belgaum, has been appointed the Archbishop of Bangalore Diocese. Pope Francis announced this today at 4.30 PM IST.Bishop Peter Machado was born on May 26, 1954, in Honavar, which at the time was in Belgaum Diocese. He was ordained a priest on Dec....

  • Kanara Entrepreneurs holds panel discussion on startups at SJIM

    Bengaluru: Kanara Entrepreneurs (KE), a reputed organisation of entrepreneurs from the Kanara region, held a power-packed panel discussion on startups at St.Joseph's Institute of Management (SJIM), Bengaluru, March 9. The panel consisted of Shoaib Ahmed, former President of Tally, Roshan D'Silva...

  • NRI entrepreneur Ronald Colaco joins breakfast with Donald Trump for second time

    Bengaluru: On invitation for the second time, NRI entrepreneur Ronald Colaco and his wife Jean Colaco joined the President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, on February 8 at 7.30 am at the Washington Hilton near the White House in Washington DC along with senators, members of Congress,...

  • India, Jordan renew support for Palestine, sign 12 agreements

    New Delhi: India and Jordan on Thursday renewed their support to the Palestinian cause as the two sides signed 12 agreements, including one on defence cooperation, following a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and King of Jordan Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein.'Both leaders renewed...