Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
rediff.com
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
NEWS ON MOBILE
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 123 results for "first indentured labour"

Walk the talk: LAST month Fiji marked the 137th year of the arriv

LAST month Fiji marked the 137th year of the arrival of the first Indian labourers under the indenture system. Just under 61,000 labourers were transported to Fiji from India beginning in 1879 under what was to become known as the girmit (from the ... Islands Business, 2 weeks ago
To be or not to be 'Fijian' Radio New Zealand, 1 month ago
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation

The fruits of their labour

GIRMIT Day is celebrated on a national scale because we have all benefited from the labour and sacrifice of those first indentured labourers who arrived into Fiji, says President of Fiji Jioje Konrote. Speaking at the celebrations at Syria Park in ...
 UNDPI.org1 month ago President Konrote acknowledges Girmitya's  Fiji Broadcasting Corporation1 month ago PM pays tribute to Girmityas  Fiji Broadcasting Corporation1 month ago PM pays tribute to Girmitiyas  Fiji Broadcasting Corporation1 month ago

The struggle for recognition

TODAY, May 30, marks 171 years since the first group of indentured workers from India arrived in Trinidad. Subsequently, over 143,000 such workers came to these shores on similar terms over a period of 72 years. After their various periods of ...
 Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday3 weeks ago NCIC marks 171 years of Indian arrival »  Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday3 weeks ago

An eco epic from a masterly storyteller

Annie Proulx's first novel in 14 years is an ambitious 712-page blockbuster that really should come with a genealogy chart Annie Proulx's first novel in 14 years is an ambitious 712-page blockbuster that really should come with a genealogy chart ...
 Irish Independent6 days ago

Book review • Book review ~ A house for Mr Biswas

A House for Mr. Biswas, published in 1961, is V. S. Naipaul's first book of international renown and includes situations extracted from the life of his father who was a descendant of Indian indentured labourers living in Trinidad. Naipaul ...
 St Lucia Star2 weeks ago

New Flyer Announces 2016 First Quarter Results and Increase in Annual Dividend Rate

Summary (U.S. Dollars except as noted): Revenue of $553.2 million increased by 45.5% compared to 2015 Q1 revenue of $380.3 million . Adjusted EBITDA of $68.2 million increased by 117.0% compared to 2015 Q1 of $31.4 million . Net earnings of ...
 Canada NewsWire1 month ago Precision Drilling Corporation Announces 2016 First Quarter Financial Results  Yahoo! Finance2 months ago PRECISION DRILLING USA : Corporation announces 2016 first quarter financial results  4 Traders1 month ago
[x]  

Inscription of Mauritius Indenture Immigration Records on UNESCO's Memory of the World Register

: A plaque marking the inscription of the Indenture Immigration Records of the Republic of Mauritius on UNESCO's Memory of the World International Register was unveiled last week by the Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr Santaram Baboo, at the ...
 Government of Mauritius1 week ago Mauritius: Inscription of Indenture Immigration Records On Unesco's Memory of the World Register  AllAfrica.com1 week ago Unveiling of Plaque at the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site  Government of Mauritius1 month ago Mauritius: Unveiling of Plaque At the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site  AllAfrica.com1 month ago
Resilience

Donald Trump, Anthony Bourdain, and the Plight of their (Indentured) Mexicans

(photo by Gage Skidmore ) No doubt you've heard of presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's infamous wall, the one ostensibly meant to keep out all those alleged Mexican "criminals, drug dealers, rapists, etc.," as well as to keep all ...
 Resilience2 weeks ago
Fiji Sun

PM Thanks Sanatan Sabha For Contribution In Education

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama gives his statement in Istanbul, Turkey, yesterday.  This is the full speech of Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama during the 57th Annual Sanatan Dharm Pratinidhi Sabha Convention at Cuvu College in Sigatoka ...
 Fiji Sun14 hours ago ANALYSIS: Sugar Politics Spills Into Sangam  Fiji Sun2 weeks ago ANALYSIS-Sugar Emerges As Hot Issue In Political Debate  Fiji Sun1 month ago PM: Girmitya Celebration Now Call By NFP Political Stunt To Try To Save Reputations  Fiji Sun1 month ago

The melting pot: An account of new India's culinaryidentity

Book- Feasts and Fasts: The History of Food in India Author- Colleen Taylor Sen Publication- Speaking Tiger Pages- 352 Price- Rs 562 When Feasts and Fasts: The History of Food in India, by the Chicago-based food historian and writer ...
 Yahoo! India15 hours ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts

Get

Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
    
Alerts
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
Happening by Location Click on any location on map to view latest news by location
 
More     Less