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EC said it has been receiving several representations from Indian diaspora residing abroad to facilitate voting through postal ballots since such overseas electors are not in a position to be present in their polling area.(PTI)

Govt for wider consultations before allowing postal ballots for NRIs

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Mallika Soni
PUBLISHED ON DEC 15, 2020 07:59 PM IST
The EC has proposed to the government to extend the Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot System (ETPBS) facility, so far available to service voters, to eligible overseas Indian voters.
Pizzas being served to protesting farmers.(HT Photo)
Pizzas being served to protesting farmers.(HT Photo)

Pasta, pizza, ‘pinni’…Ludhiana villages spoil farmers for choice

Hindustan Times/Ludhiana | By Mohit Khanna
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 04:38 PM IST
Residents of Barmi and Boparai Kalan villages have started a ‘langar’ of pizza and pasta for the protesters at Singhu border.
Voters living outside India can currently vote only in their respective constituencies.(Representational Image.)
Voters living outside India can currently vote only in their respective constituencies.(Representational Image.)

EC proposes postal ballot for NRIs, asks government to amend law at earliest

By Deeksha Bhardwaj
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 03:18 PM IST
The EC cited a successful implementation of Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot System for service voters and added it is confident that the facility can also be extended to overseas electors
Actor Pearl V Puri is presently shooting for his forthcoming TV show Brahmarakshas 2.
Actor Pearl V Puri is presently shooting for his forthcoming TV show Brahmarakshas 2.

Pearl V Puri: There’s no destination in acting... can’t say ‘oh I’ve become a good actor now’, there’s always scope to do better

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Mukherjee
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 12:39 PM IST
Actor Pearl V Puri believes that there’s much more for him to explore and he just doesn’t want to make money, but the idea is to do substantial work.
Government Medical College and Hospital in Sector 32, Chandigarh.(HT photo)
Government Medical College and Hospital in Sector 32, Chandigarh.(HT photo)

GMCH-32 rejects 21 MBBS candidates who sought admission in other states

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Amanjeet Singh Salyal
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 11:14 PM IST
Had opted for admission in states other than UT Chandigarh though they were required to submit an undertaking that they had not done so while filing applications for admissions
Mortgage with hand(Getty Images)
Mortgage with hand(Getty Images)

HC gives CBI 3 months to probe Sector-5 property grab case

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2020 12:02 AM IST
The case came to light in August, when Padamjit Singh, 84, a former United Nations executive who lives in the US, alleged that a petition filed on July 8 using his name was not, in fact, filed by him
Supreme Court of India (HT File )
Supreme Court of India (HT File )

No obligation on private medical colleges to provide quota for NRI candidates: SC

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2020 10:06 AM IST
However, if a medical college or institution decides to do away with such quota, reasonable notice of such a decision should be given to enable those aspiring to such seats to choose elsewhere.
Pooja has a special part in Padmavyuha.
Pooja has a special part in Padmavyuha.

Padmavyuha actor Pooja Batra on her film: ‘You can take any religion and it will fit into the narrative’

By Sweta Kaushal
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 11:24 PM IST
Filmmaker Raj Krishna and actor Pooja Batra talk about their new film, Padmavyuha.
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2 booked for theft of NRI’s passport and extortion of 1.5 lakh

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2020 10:38 PM IST
The NRI met Joga (42) from Ludhiana and Gurmukh, a ragi, about two months back in Samrala. They claimed to be tantriks and said they would perform rituals for the benefit of his children
Kotecha provided free flight tickets to Rajesh and his escort Dyavara Kankaiah and paid Rs 10,000 for pocket expenses.(HT Photo)
Kotecha provided free flight tickets to Rajesh and his escort Dyavara Kankaiah and paid Rs 10,000 for pocket expenses.(HT Photo)

Dubai hospital waives Rs 1.52 crore bill of Telangana Covid-19 patient, volunteers help him return to Hyderabad

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
PUBLISHED ON JUL 15, 2020 11:08 PM IST
Rajesh who had been to Dubai as a construction worker a couple of years ago, was admitted to Dubai Hospital in Dubai on April 23 with fever and cough and he tested positive later.

HT Brunch Father’s Day Cover Story: KJo vs Daddy Jo. By Freddy Birdy

Hindustan Times | By Freddy Birdy
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2020 02:04 AM IST
Decoding doting dad Karan Johar through the eyes of his newest little superstars
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11 gamblers held with Rs 19.82 lakh cash, weapons and cars in Jalandhar

Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 05, 2020 09:00 PM IST
Cops raided a house in New Amardass Colony following a tip-off and arrested the accused
Chairman Fashion Design Council of India, Sunil Sethi
Chairman Fashion Design Council of India, Sunil Sethi

Here’s how the fashion fraternity plans to move ahead in times of Covid-19

Hindustan Times | By Prerna Gauba
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 07:58 AM IST
With lockdown guidelines eased, here’s how the Indian fashion fraternity plans to move ahead.
UAE’s ‘Masala King’, Dhananjay M. Datar, 56, has rushed to the aid of thousands of desperate Indians queuing up outside the Indian Consulate, hoping for a flight and ticket back home in the Covid-19 pandemic.(YouTube Screengrab)
UAE’s ‘Masala King’, Dhananjay M. Datar, 56, has rushed to the aid of thousands of desperate Indians queuing up outside the Indian Consulate, hoping for a flight and ticket back home in the Covid-19 pandemic.(YouTube Screengrab)

UAE’s Masala King Dhananjay Datar sponsors ‘ghar wapasi’ flights for stranded Indians

Mumbai | By Indo Asian News Service | Edited by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2020 12:01 PM IST
Indian migrants are stranded not only within the country but also abroad and Dubai-based NRI, Dhananjay Datar, has taken steps to send them back to their motherland during the Covid-19 pandemic.
People were concerned that after the lapse of their period of stay in the country, amid the coronavirus lockdown, they will be required file tax returns as Indian residents.(Reuters)
People were concerned that after the lapse of their period of stay in the country, amid the coronavirus lockdown, they will be required file tax returns as Indian residents.(Reuters)

Covid-19 update: Govt’s residential status move relieves tax worries, ‘genuine hardships’ of NRIs

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2020 04:29 PM IST
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) decided to grant relief to individuals stranded in the country amid the Covid-19 crisis “in order to avoid genuine hardship in such cases,” the circular issued by the Ministry of Finance read.
Crew members of the flight that got Indian nationals stranded in Singapore wear face shields due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, in New Delhi, India, May 8, 2020.(REUTERS)
Crew members of the flight that got Indian nationals stranded in Singapore wear face shields due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, in New Delhi, India, May 8, 2020.(REUTERS)

Stranded Indians won’t lose NRIs status, don’t need to file returns: Govt

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2020 01:08 AM IST
Indians living abroad are not treated as a resident for tax purposes by the income tax department provided they spend less than 120 days in India.
Police personnel stand guard near a sealed road in Nayagaon that leads to the house of 65-year-old man who was tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday.(Anil Dayal)
Police personnel stand guard near a sealed road in Nayagaon that leads to the house of 65-year-old man who was tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday.(Anil Dayal)

6 Covid-19 cases, highest in a day, take tricity tally to 21

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hillary Victor and Amanjeet Singh Sanyal
PUBLISHED ON MAR 31, 2020 01:10 AM IST
Five cases reported from Chandigarh, one from Nayagaon in Mohali district
According to data compiled by the United Nations in 2019, India was the leading country of origin of international migrants in the world. It estimated that a total of 17.5 million Indian migrants lived across the world, forming more than 6% of the world’s total migrant population.(AP)
According to data compiled by the United Nations in 2019, India was the leading country of origin of international migrants in the world. It estimated that a total of 17.5 million Indian migrants lived across the world, forming more than 6% of the world’s total migrant population.(AP)

2 million NRIs residing in 10 countries hit by coronavirus

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vijdan Mohammad Kawoosa
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2020 06:50 PM IST
According to data compiled by the United Nations in 2019, India was the leading country of origin of international migrants in the world.
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Coronavirus: Panic puts dent in big fat Punjabi wedding plans in Ludhiana

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Mohit Khanna
PUBLISHED ON MAR 14, 2020 10:17 PM IST
Owners of hotels and marriage palaces are flooded with calls to postpone the bookings due to the restrictions imposed on arrivals from other countries
Kerala now has 14 positive cases of coronavirus.(PTI)
Kerala now has 14 positive cases of coronavirus.(PTI)

Amid coronavirus scare, Kerala books doctor who red flagged NRI patient

Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 11, 2020 04:01 PM IST
The doctor allegedly portrayed Kerala’s health officials in bad light and spread false information about a non-resident Indian (NRI) who was quarantined for suspected coronavirus in Thrissur.
(Pardeep Pandit/HT Photo)
(Pardeep Pandit/HT Photo)

Sahota elected NRI Sabha president

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 11:31 PM IST
Coronavirus casts shadow on polls in Jalandhar, results in low turnout
Akhil Akkineni and Pooja Hegde are shooting for Most Eligible Bachelor.
Akhil Akkineni and Pooja Hegde are shooting for Most Eligible Bachelor.

Akhil Akkineni injured on the sets of Most Eligible Bachelor, shoot halted

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By Karthik Kumar
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2020 04:00 PM IST
Akhil Akkineni, who is shooting for his next opposite Pooja Hegde, injured himself while shooting an action scene.
The government on January 27 invited expression of interest (EoI) from prospective buyers of Air India and two of its subsidiaries.(PTI (Image for representation purpose))
The government on January 27 invited expression of interest (EoI) from prospective buyers of Air India and two of its subsidiaries.(PTI (Image for representation purpose))

Cabinet clears 100% FDI by NRIs in Air India to push privatisation

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2020 05:13 PM IST
The investment would be allowed through the automatic route. The prospective suitors for the national carrier include the Tatas and London-based NRI business family, the Hindujas.
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BFUHS invites applications for admission to PG courses from tomorrow

Hindustan Times, Faridkot | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2020 10:33 PM IST
The move comes after the Department of Medical Education and Research (DMER) issued a notification in this regard on Monday .
Maya and Rekha, the sisters of Indian Idol winner Sunny, in jubilant mood in Bathinda on Monday. The family is eagerly awaiting the singing sensation’s return.(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)
Maya and Rekha, the sisters of Indian Idol winner Sunny, in jubilant mood in Bathinda on Monday. The family is eagerly awaiting the singing sensation’s return.(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)

Bathinda’s Indian Idol believed in his dream of making it big as a singer despite poverty

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Sachin Kumar
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2020 05:03 PM IST
Family, friends celebrate shoeshine boy turned singer Sunny Hindustani’s win by dancing to the dhol; sisters recall how he was firm on achieving big and pleaded with his mother for that one chance to audition
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PU to reserve hostel rooms for NRI students

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais
PUBLISHED ON FEB 23, 2020 01:02 AM IST
Currently,there are 17 hostels for students on campus, eight for boys and nine for girls
Sandeep Mathrani, a real estate industry veteran, will officially take over on February 18(AFP)
Sandeep Mathrani, a real estate industry veteran, will officially take over on February 18(AFP)

WeWork hires NRI Sandeep Mathrani as CEO

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 12:06 PM IST
Sandeep Mathrani, a real estate industry veteran, will officially take over on February 18, WeWork said in a statement published Saturday.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that the Centre has no intention of levying a tax on the global income of NRIs.(PTI PHOTO.)
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that the Centre has no intention of levying a tax on the global income of NRIs.(PTI PHOTO.)

‘Global income of NRIs in India will not be taxed,’ says Nirmala Sitharaman

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2020 09:49 PM IST
After the Budget on Saturday there was confusion about the tax liability of Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) on their global income.
Notebook with mutual funds sign on a table. Business concept.(iStockphoto)
Notebook with mutual funds sign on a table. Business concept.(iStockphoto)

10% TDS on capital gains in mutual funds?

Livemint, Mumbai | By Neil Borate
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2020 08:40 AM IST
Currently, TDS is deducted for NRI investors in mutual funds but not resident individuals. The latter have to calculate and pay tax on the basis of self-assessment.
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