Banker appointed Trade Alliance General Secretary

Banker appointed Trade Alliance General Secretary

Venkat Raman Auckland, November 14, 2019 The Auckland based New Zealand Indian Trade Alliance (NZITA) has announced the appointment of veteran banker Surinder Ogra to the post of General Secretary. The appointment takes immediate effect. NZITA Chairman Giri Gupta said that Mr Ogra will lead the trade organisation into “an exciting period of growth and opportunity to expand trade between…

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Government creates ‘Culturally Arranged Visitor Visa’

Government creates ‘Culturally Arranged Visitor Visa’

Venkat Raman Auckland, November 13, 2019 The government has set up a new category called ‘Culturally Arranged Visitor Visa’ to cater to people who subscribe to arranged marriages conducted overseas. An additional complement of 177 staff have been recruited since June this year to help with visa processing and reduce delays. Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway told Indian Newslink this evening…

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The tragedy of Jallianwala Bagh at Wellington Exhibition

The tragedy of Jallianwala Bagh at Wellington Exhibition

Wellington, November 13, 2019 Ekta New Zealand will host Amritsar’s Partition Museum Exhibition: ‘Punjab Under Siege: The Jallianwala Bagh Massacre’ in Wellington from November 21 to November 29, 2019. In this second and concluding part, the Organisation examines the events leading up to the Massacre and why the story is being told once again a hundred years later.  The East…

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