- Lunch for Rs 2000 at 'extravagant' Kerala diaspora event(16:52)
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 17 (IANS) With Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Issac time and again crying foul on the precarious financial position of the state, reports have emerged which show massive spending at a conference held here for the diaspora. Rs 83 lakh has been spent just for food and accommodation.
- This 'smart' diaper can alert caregiver when it's wet(14:10)
New York, Feb 15 (IANS) Worries about changing the baby's diaper at the right time may soon become a thing of the past for many parents as Indian-origin researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a "smart" version of the product that can alert a caregiver when it is wet.
- Indian kills wife in Dubai over cheating(13:27)
Dubai, Feb 14 (IANS) An Indian man who came to Dubai on a visit visa, killed his wife over suspicion that she was cheating on him, the Court of First Instance here has heard.
- California gurdwara pays unique tribute to Kobe Bryant(12:12)
Los Angeles, Feb 13 (IANS) Hundreds of Sikh worshippers turned up wearing the Lakers colours -- purple and yellow -- at the Gurdwara Nanaksar in Fresno, California, in a special prayer meet for the late basketball great Kobe Bryant who was killed in a helicopter crash last month, a media report said.
- Coronavirus infected Indian in UAE stable(12:03)
Abu Dhabi, Feb 13 (IANS) An Indian expat, who was diagnosed with the deadly coronavirus taking the total number of cases in the country to eight, was in a "stable condition", according to the Indian Embassy here.
- Indian expat infected with coronavirus in UAE(11:51)
Dubai, Feb 11 (IANS) Authorities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have confirmed that an Indian expat has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, taking the total number of cases in the country to eight.
- Indian American's 3D firm RIZE partners South Korean Sindoh(09:56)
Nashville (US), Feb 11 (IANS) An Indian American-led 3D company RIZE that aims to provide non-toxic atmosphere to its users, has entered into a strategic partnership with South Korea-based digital multi-function printer (MFP) manufacturer Sindoh.
- New Indian envoy to US presents credentials to Trump(11:49)
Washington, Feb 8 (IANS) Taranjit Singh Sandhu, India's new Ambassador to the US, has presented his credentials to American President Donald Trump at a special ceremony held in the White House, it was reported.
- Indian runs from Abu Dhabi to Dubai in 27 hours(11:36)
Abu Dhabi, Feb 8 (IANS) An Indian ultra-marathon runner, known as the 'Barefoot Mallu' ran solo from Abu Dhabi to Dubai, covering a total distance of 118 km in 27 hours to inspire the youth of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to make fitness a priority, it was reported.
- Portable smartphone lab may diagnose NCoV in a jiffy(10:32)
New York, Feb 8 (IANS) Engineers from Ohio's University of Cincinnati, including one of Indian origin, have created a tiny portable lab that plugs into your smartphone, connecting it automatically to a doctor's office through a custom app UC developed, and can diagnose infectious diseases such as coronavirus.
- Saudi rejects Pak plea for discussion on Kashmir at OIC(20:54)
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New Delhi/Islamabad, Feb 6 (IANS) In yet another setback to Islamabad, Saudi Arabia has once again declined Pakistan's request for an urgent meeting of the council of foreign ministers on Kashmir at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).