Resources
all things bookmarked for information and services related to NRIs

Union Budget 2011 Webinar: Impact of the Budget on NRI's

NRI citizenship
Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
http://mha.gov.in/uniquepage.asp?Id_Pk=553
Overseas - useful handbook for NRIs, Persons of Indian origin (PIO), and foreigners
http://india.gov.in/overseas.php
Legal
Online Lodging of RTI Complaint and Appeal
http://rti.india.gov.in/
Find the Status of Disposed and Pending Court Cases online
http://www.courtnic.nic.in/
National Human Rights Commission
http://nhrc.nic.in/
Know the Status of your Complaint with the National Human Rights Commission
http://nhrc.nic.in/advSrcCases.asp
Travel in India
Trains/Fare/Accommodation Availability Between Important Stations
http://www.indianrail.gov.in/inet_metro_trns.html
Indian Tourism Website
http://www.incredibleindia.org/
Goverment
Government Holiday Calendar
http://india.gov.in/calendar/calendar.php
All Indian Government Websites
http://goidirectory.nic.in/index.php
Indian Government Webcast
http://webcast.gov.in
Pan card
Online Application for New PAN (Form 49A)
https://tin.tin.nsdl.com/pan/form49A.html
Application (Pan Card India) for allotment of Permanent Account Number - Form 49A
http://www.utitsl.co.in/utitsl/uti/newapp/newpanapplication.jsp
Application (NRI PAN Card) for allotment of Permanent Account Number - Form 49A
http://www.utiitsl.com/utitsl/uti/newapp/nri-application.jsp
Services
PIN Codes 
(Postal Index Number Codes)
http://india.gov.in/directories_pin.php
Web Based Customer Grievance System of Postal Department
http://www.indiapost.gov.in/Ccc/PCData.aspx
Track Your Speed Post/Express Parcel Post Article Online
http://services.ptcmysore.gov.in/speednettracking/
Real Estate
Land Records of India (Any State)
http://india.gov.in/landrecords/index.php
Land and Urban Development
http://ldo.nic.in/
Application Status at Land And Development Office
http://ldo.nic.in/status/Applicationindex.html

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Just Let Us Be!

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The Racist Inside

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The 7 Types of NRIs

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Michelle

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Being an ABCD

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India Gets A New Government

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Financial planning: Surviving a recession

19 May 2014

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The Name Game

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10 Apr 2014

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With the Photographer

20 Mar 2014

The Festival Of Holi Union

19 Mar 2014

Manage that Stress

13 Mar 2014

Active Intellectualism spooled with generosity

06 Mar 2014

Empowering Women and Girls

27 Feb 2014

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27 Feb 2014

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21 Feb 2014

Conversion vs Covenant: White Hinduism-a Religion of Its Own?

11 Feb 2014

Individualism

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Roger Federer – Perfection personified!

23 Jan 2014

Welcome Home

17 Jan 2014

Mothering and Motherhood

10 Jan 2014

Tumhaara Farooque

31 Dec 2013

What Downton Abbey Teaches Us About Indian Society

20 Dec 2013

Homosexuality – A Crime in India?

12 Dec 2013

Nelson Mandela - A Tribute

08 Dec 2013

“The Way Things Look to Me”

29 Nov 2013

Life of an NRI – Overseas comfort or homeland craving?

21 Nov 2013

Sachin - Connecting Indians world over

16 Nov 2013

The first Cheque

12 Nov 2013

Distance makes the heart grow fonder

08 Nov 2013

Celebrating Diwali - Home away from Home

25 Oct 2013

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17 Oct 2013

Bridging the Gap with Millennials in the Workplace

11 Oct 2013

I’m “Asian”

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Why Life Insurance is important for NRIs

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THE LAHIRILAND

19 Sep 2013

Bollywood’s love affair with NRIs

13 Sep 2013

Education in India; falling behind on literacy and skill development

13 Sep 2013

INDIA-NRIs’ newest wedding destination

12 Sep 2013

Banks show interest in NRIs

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14 Aug 2013

Do or Die!!

07 Aug 2013

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17 Jul 2013

Youth Employment in India – A number too many

10 Jul 2013

Applying for a visa to Canada

03 Jul 2013

Adapting to new surroundings

26 Jun 2013

Amidst Foreign Dreams and Falling Rupee

19 Jun 2013

A falling rupee, a failing Indian economy

12 Jun 2013

Wishing for a safer India

05 Jun 2013

The Cricket – From Fame to Shame!!

28 May 2013

Myths & Facts about Immigrants

23 May 2013

The Filmy Me

21 May 2013

How inflation affects GOLD rates.

13 May 2013

‘NRI’ volution

07 May 2013

Tax filing

26 Apr 2013

NRI Account - All you need to Know

18 Apr 2013

Immigrating is Stressful

16 Apr 2013

Blind fanaticism

16 Apr 2013

Being “ABCD” and Authenticity

10 Apr 2013

For the Love of Indian food – Coming back home sounds heaven!

28 Mar 2013

Coming home to Kashmir.

26 Mar 2013

Helping Your American Bride Adjust to Indian Culture

13 Mar 2013

Getting married to an NRI – A broader outlook

05 Mar 2013

To Kill or Not to Kill - Part 1

28 Feb 2013

To Kill or Not to Kill - Part 2

28 Feb 2013

Preparing to Move to the USA from India?

11 Feb 2013

Crooks-tale

04 Feb 2013

Home away from home

21 Jan 2013