NRI Sikhs come together for Green cause in Gurudwaras
By Abhijit Prashar
CHANDIGARH: In a major initiative, a Washington-based international Sikh group, EcoSikh, has begun preparations to observe...
NRI bodies advise Sukhbir Badal to cancel Canada visit
13 Aug 2012, 1650 hrs IST
NRI News: CHANDIGARH: Some NRI bodies have advised the Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal to cancel his forthcoming visit to Canada, following the recent incident of lawsuit against Punjab Chief Minister...
Punjab to enact law to rein in NRI bridegrooms
Wednesday, 30 May 2012 22:59 PNS | JALANDHAR
With rising cases of NRI grooms deserting their wives soon after wedding, Punjab Government has decided to implement a strict law to check frauds being committed by such grooms...
NRI pays lakhs for divorce
Investigation into the fake divorce case involving an NRI engineer who was ar-rested on Tuesday evening along with his parents at Chinnamathampalayam near here has uncovered a thriving racket in the judiciary wherein divorces can be obtained without following any of...
NRI grooms no longer in demand
Shashi Priya - Nov 15, 2011, 12.00AM IST
The charm of the NRI groom is fading in the marriage market as overseas economies continue to be unstable.
Indian brides, it seems, are paying attention to what the song, "Pardesiyon Se Naa Ankhiyaan Milana"...
NRI fed wife steroids to make her fat, stay home and cook
PTI | Nov 2, 2011, 06.56PM
LONDON: An Indian-origin man has been given a suspended jail term in Britain for secretly feeding his wife steroids so that she becomes overweight and stays at home to cook and look after their children...
Forwarded by SPN mentor Gyani Jarnail Singh "Arshi"
NRI Uday Singh was the first Sikh to die in battle of Iraq as a U.S. soldier
His headstone displays the first Khanda to appear as an official emblem of belief for government headstones and markers
Arlington, Virginia, July 07...
June 27, 2011
Deport erring NRI husbands, suggests HC
Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, June 27
The Punjab and Haryana High Court has called for adoption of “extraordinary action” to counter the menace of “vacation marriages” by NRIs. It has suggested the deportation of...
Center accepts Punjab CMs plea on black lists of NRI Sikhs, deletes 142 names
Punjab Newsline Network
Thursday, 12 May 2011
By Deepti Dharmani
CHANDIGARH: Acting on the repeated pleas of the Punjab government, the Government of India has finally deleted the names of 142...
AMRITSAR: He created a business empire on foreign shores and, in fact, contributed in building the first gurdwara in Europe made according to Sikh architecture, but is now fighting to get justice. Ever since a Swiss TV channel aired the success story of NRI Sikh Ranjit Singh Masuta in 2006, he...
Investment in Punjab not safe, observed Canadian MP Ruby Dhalla
Punjab Newsline Network
Tuesday, 18 January 2011
By Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR: Canadian Member Parliament for Brampton-Springdale Dr. Ruby Dhalla
Tuesday embarrassed the ruling SAD-BJP government while during interaction with...
CHANDIGARH – The blacklist of Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), largely Sikhs, needs to be reviewed to help people of Indian origin settled abroad come to India freely, a senior Punjab minister said this week.
Finance Minister Upinderjit Kaur supported the North American Punjabi Association...
India issues notification allowing NRI's to vote in home country
Punjab Newsline Network
Wednesday, 24 November 2010
NEW DELHI: The government of India on Wednesday issued notifiction accepting a longstanding demand of of NRIs for voting right in India to enable them to exercise their...
London: Resham Singh Sandhu, a prominent Indian-origin multicultural leader selected as the new High Sheriff of Leicestershire, says he is honoured and it’s a matter of privilege to serve the office.
Sandhu, who was awarded the MBE in 2002, migrated to Leicestershire from Punjab 38 years ago...
While much attention has been given to how Louisiana’s Republican Governor Bobby Jindal, born a Hindu, converted to Christianity and Nikki Haley, a Sikh by birth who is also a convert and is favoured...
In this modern, funny and futuristic play, Trial by Mischief by Bahadur Tejani, a new Sikh immigrant from India to America takes on the mighty American establishment and scores 6-0.
The American medical, legal, military, academic, religious and musical establishments take over his name, his...
Wife's Murder: Court Allows Extradition
of NRI Fugitive to US
New Delhi | Jul 09, 2010
A Delhi court today allowed the Centre to extradite NRI fugitive Avtar Singh Grewal to the USA to face trial for allegedly killing his estranged wife at Phoenix in 2007.
"A prima facie case is made out...
NRI charged with luring daughter
to India, killing her over romance
Dharmendra Rataul Posted online: Thu Jul 01 2010, 01:53 hrs
Amritsar : A Belgium-based NRI, Mehtab...
CHANDIGARH: Punjab NRI Affairs Minister Sewa Singh Sekhwan urged the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to make an announcement regarding abolition of blacklist of Sikh NRIs having no criminal background during his forth coming visit to Canada.
In a statement, Sekhwan said that during the...