Monthly Archives: October 2014

Give dual Indian citizenship to NRI investors: Swraj Paul

For too long India has been burdened with an old, cosy, family-and- favourites, under-the-table style of doing and managing business. “For the first time I now have confidence that that is going to change.   London, 29 October 2014, NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul has called for granting Indian passports…

RPBD London 2014 Photo Gallery

This was the biggest assembly of NRIs in London. The Indian diaspora has huge expectations from a resurgent India. And at the same time the NRI community was very enthusiastic to contribute and have a share in India’s growth story. Here are some of the images from RPBD London 2014.

Ranjan Mathai opens RPBD London 2014

While opening the Regional Pravasi Bharatiya Divas convention, the Indian High Commissioner Ranjan Mathai appreciated the role of Indian diaspora in the UK. In his opening address he said, “It’s a community that has stood by India in good times and difficult days. It has always been loyal to its Indian heritage…

“Come to India”, Sushma asks the UK NRIs

SUSHMA SWARAJ SPEAKS AT THE LONDON REGIONAL PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIWAS 17 October 2014; London: “It has been a matter of great pleasure for me to come to London and inaugurate the Eighth Regional Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas in the warm presence of members of the Indian Diaspora and the distinguished Foreign…

2014 Nobel Peace Prize to Kailash Satyarthi: Interview

Kailash Satyrathi

“A great moment for all those children”, Said Kailash Satyarthi  to Adam Smith, Chief Scientific Officer at Nobel Media, after he got the news that he has been awarded the world’s most prestigious award. Kailash Satyarthi said he felt “very honoured” to be awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize together with Malala…