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First Indian film fest in Trinidad and Tobago

Port-of-Spain, Nov 18 (IANS) The first Indian film festival in Trinidad and Tobago has a series of movies lined up to whet the appetite of cinema lovers here, a large percentage of whom are of Indian origin.

Kerala Centre honours 5 Indian American Malayalees

New York, Nov 7 (IANS) The Indian American Kerala Cultural and Civic Centre here will honour five Indian American Malayalees for their outstanding achievements in their field of specialisation or for their service to the society.

Aishwarya dresses a hit among Malaysian Indians

Klang (Malaysia), Nov 1 (IANS) Traditional dresses worn by Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai in the films ‘Raavan’ and ‘Robot’, which have been runaway hits here this year, are the flavour of the season as Malaysian Indians shop for Deepavali.

Prime Minister: NRIs can vote in 2014 election

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh addressing the annual conclave