India  /  Published 05.12.20

Former poll chiefs flag NRI voting challenges

The Election Commission has written to the Union law ministry to extend the postal ballot facility to non-resident Indian voters, and the foreign ministry has indicated its readiness to implement the ...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.10.20

NRI quota in medical not must: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that candidates have no vested automatic right to admissions under the NRI quota for undergraduate and postgraduate medical/dental courses in private colleges as it i...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 04.07.20

Best time for NRIs to invest in Calcutta

As we navigate our way around new normals and seek certainty in the future, there’s one thing that’s surer than anything - no matter where we are, our greatest comfort lies in keeping our ...
By ABP Digital Brand Studio in

Culture  /  Published 04.10.19

Welcoming Durga in the land of the midnight sun

The fervent beating of dhaks, gentle swish of sari-clad women, towering idols of Durga and her children and kids crooning the latest Bollywood number — you could be forgiven for assuming we are talk...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

India  /  Published 09.06.19

Dubai bus crash victims' bodies flown home

The mortal remains of 11 Indians killed in a horrific road accident in Dubai were repatriated on Sunday while the body of a 22-year-old Indian was cremated here in the Gulf emirate, an official said.T...
By PTI in Dubai

India  /  Published 29.06.19

41 Kerala MLAs exit council over NRI suicide

Opposition lawmakers have quit a panel set up by the Left government in Kerala for the socio-cultural and economic integration of Malayalis living all over the world to protest alleged inaction over t...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 29.12.18

Marathon veteran who has done Antarctica back for Route 55

Nihar Ray has run marathons in all seven continents, the one in Antarctica culminating in the additional challenge of a dip in icy waters.At 70, his eyes still light up at the opportunity of running a...
By Rith Basu in Kolkata

Sports  /  Published 07.09.19

Take my breath away — A kabaddi story

Raid. Tackle. Slither. Tumble. Male bodies lunge at one another. Thick legs, several pairs, seemingly conjoined, dance like a giant spider on court — sometimes this way, sometimes that way. Then the...
By Upala Sen in


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