Manjari Makijany:

Emmy-nominated director striking it big in Hollywood

Dr Kiran Narayan and Ankita Sree:

Transforming veg food at Moglu

‘Kaapi’ in Kyoto:

Dai Okonogi brings South Indian cuisine to Japan

How Ujjal Dosanjh made it to the upper echelons of Canadian politics

Munaf Kapadia:

The ex-Googler bringing Bohri cuisine to the world

Putting the world in her lens:

Shweta Gulati

Preet Chandi:

Antarctic triple trekker

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Manjari Makijany:

Emmy-nominated director striking it big in Hollywood

Dr Kiran Narayan and Ankita Sree:

Transforming veg food at Moglu

‘Kaapi’ in Kyoto:

Dai Okonogi brings South Indian cuisine to Japan

How Ujjal Dosanjh made it to the upper echelons of Canadian politics

Putting the world in her lens:

Shweta Gulati

Preet Chandi:

Antarctic triple trekker

How Going Abroad Can Transform Your Life |

TEDxISH | Xavier Augustin, CEO, Y-Axis

GI walks hand in hand with Global Indians. Game changers who lead by example.
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Global Indian, A hero’s journey

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Global Indian | Good Reads

 Top reads curated from the internet 

#1Genuine Emergencies
India’s New York Consulate To Be Open 365 Days For “Genuine Emergencies”
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#2India can become a global hub for mobility tech
How India can become a global hub for mobility tech
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#3India seen overtaking Japan in nominal GDP in 2025
India seen overtaking Japan in nominal GDP in 2025
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#4When Canada celebrated an Indian prime minister’s visit
‘One of the greatest statesmen’: When Canada celebrated an Indian prime minister’s visit
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#5India stars at Cannes
From Pather Panchali and Lagaan to All We Imagine as Light: India stars at Cannes
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#6Xavier Augustin
Beijing calling: A lifetime of learning through travel
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Genuine Emergencies

India’s New York Consulate To Be Open 365 Days For “Genuine Emergencies”

The article first appeared in the NDTV on May 12, 2024 The Indian Consulate in New York has announced that it will remain open throughout the year, including weekends and other holidays, to address the "emergency requirements" of people. In a press release, the Consulate General of India, New York said that it will be open from 2 pm to 4 pm during all holidays, with effect from May 10.

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India can become a global hub for mobility tech

How India can become a global hub for mobility tech

The article first appeared in the Economic Times on May 10, 2024 In the pursuit of establishing itself as a global leader in mobility technology, India must strategically address four key areas with unwavering commitment and concerted efforts. These essential pillars encompass technological innovation, supply chain fortification, and the formulation of progressive policies by the Union Government to drive the widespread adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) and mobility tech, and leveraging global opportunities for exports.

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India seen overtaking Japan in nominal GDP in 2025

India seen overtaking Japan in nominal GDP in 2025

The article first appeared in the Japan Times on April 28, 2024 India will overtake Japan in nominal gross domestic product in dollar terms in 2025, according to the International Monetary Fund's estimates released this month. Japan's nominal GDP in 2025 is forecast to reach $4.31 trillion while India's is expected at $4.34 trillion.

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When Canada celebrated an Indian prime minister’s visit

‘One of the greatest statesmen’: When Canada celebrated an Indian prime minister’s visit

The article first appeared in the Scroll on May 07, 2024 Canadian attitudes towards a newly-independent India can be best summed up by an editorial that appeared in the Edmonton Journal on the morning of October 22, 1949, hours before Jawaharlal Nehru and his small delegation comprising his daughter Indira Gandhi and sister Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit (then Indian ambassador to the United States) entered the country.

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India stars at Cannes

From Pather Panchali and Lagaan to All We Imagine as Light: India stars at Cannes

The article first appeared in the Indian Express on May 06, 2024 For Indians, the Cannes Film Festival, once a far-removed event, has become familiar terrain. In 1946, Neecha Nagar by Chetan Anand won the Grand Prix, making it the first Indian film to gain this recognition. Once the Cannes gates were opened for India, there was no looking back.

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Beijing calling: A lifetime of learning through travel

The article appeared in the Linkedin on May 06, 2024 I was always curious to know more about China, Korea, and Japan. What makes them so advanced, even though they do not speak English—a requirement we often hold as essential for success in India? Over the last 12 months, I had the chance to visit all three countries.

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Global Indian | World in Numbers

Statistically speaking

7 Indian

Films will be screen at Cannes 2024, which is considered to be one of the biggest film festivals in the world.

$5.1 Billion

Is what India is expected to spend on AI by 2027, according to a new report.

$29.43 Billion

The amount that Indians remitted abroad during the April 2023 to February 2024 period as compared to $24.18 billion in the same period of the previous year.

85 percent

Growth has been witnessed in India's private wealth expansion in the last decade.

300 times

Growth has been seen in the number of startups in India in the last 10 years, according to Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh.

5 Percent

The share of India’s population living in poverty, which has fallen from 11 percent in 2011 as per the latest consumer expenditure survey conducted by the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO).

Global Indian | Did You Know? 

Fun facts about India and Global Indians

Indian filmmaker and cinematographer Santosh Sivan has become the first Indian to be honoured with Pierre Angenieux Tribute at Cannes Film Festival.

Indian actor Tabu is set to return to Hollywood with Dune: Prophecy series, where she will play the character of Sister Francesca.

India has become a net exporter of medical consumables and disposables for the first time, a significant shift from its previous status as a net importer of products like needles and catheters.

Kooki, a Hindi feature film made in Assam, will be screened at Cannes Film Festival 2024.

Four Indian Americans - General Dr. Vivek Murthy, Venkat Shastri, Alka Dwivedi, and Dr. Sumbul Desai - are included in ‘TIME100 Health,’ an inaugural list of the most influential people in health right now.

India became the only country in the world to surpass $100 billion received in remittance in 2022, as per the International Organisation for Migration’s World Migration Report 2024.

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