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Galore Indians Apply for Passports as UAE Extends Amnesty Deadline November 02, 2018 11:48

Indian residents in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to a great extent have applied for short validity passport under the visa amnesty scheme which has been prolonged for a month. According to a report in…

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Qatar Agrees Abolition of Exit Visa System September 06, 2018 04:55

Qatar has sanctioned legislation to scrap controversial exit visas which need all overseas workers to acquire their employers' approval to leave the country, according to official statements published Tuesday.There are nearly two million foreign workers…

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No Official Announcement yet on Specific Amount of Financial Aid: UAE August 24, 2018 05:32

With Kerala and the Centre at loggerheads over the acceptance of Rs. 700 crore foreign aid offered by the UAE (United Arab Emirates), the Gulf country's ambassador told the Indian Express on Thursday that it…

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Indian-origin Tycoons in UAE Pledge ₹125 Million for Kerala Floods August 21, 2018 04:37

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Indian-origin billionaire entrepreneurs have proclaimed contribution of Rs. 125 million for the flood-hit Kerala for flood relief operations, according to a media report.In the scenic state, about 164 people have…

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Indians Forced to Leave GCC Countries, Reveals External Affairs Ministry August 11, 2018 06:33

The statistics from the external affairs ministry reveals that an entire of around 1.7 lakh Indians have been forced to leave the Gulf Cooperation Council countries alone since 2014. Additional 30,000 have been forced to…

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Indian teacher commits suicide in Dubai! December 28, 2016 11:26

An Indian teacher allegedly committed suicide at his apartment in the UAE, media reported. Antony Benjamin, who hailed from Jaipur, India was a qualified educationist with Diploma in Phonetics from London and a Masters in…

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Ten youths from Punjab on death row in UAE! December 07, 2016 04:56

A trial court in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi awarded death sentence to ten youths from different parts of Punjab, Indian for killing a Pakistani man. All the accused on death row were working as labourers…

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Sushma Swaraj appeals jobless Indian workers in Saudi Arabia to return home! August 23, 2016 07:18

The External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asked the laid-off Indian workers in Saudi Arabia to return home without “waiting indefinitely” for their dues from their Saudi employers and said the government will bear the cost…

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India to evacuate10,000 jobless Indians in Saudi Arabia amid food crisis! August 01, 2016 10:24

The government is planning to evacuate around 10,000 jobless Indian nationals in Saudi Arabia facing a "food crisis" in the Kingdom, India's foreign minister says. The Hindu reported, New Delhi is “arranging exit visas for…

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No reduction in sending Indian workers to Saudi Arabia June 06, 2015 07:17

Without any doubt, we can say that most of Indian labours and skilled workers have been working in the gulf countries, especially in Saudi Arabia Kingdom. Due to some strict laws prevailing in the kingdom,…

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Indian man commits suicide in Bahrain May 26, 2015 07:25

An Indian man has ended his life in Bahrain due to his financial constraints. He was found hanging from a ceiling fan in his Muharraq City labour accommodation with a suicide note, as per the…

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India sets up Gulf unit to track NRI tax evaders September 30, 2013 10:47

Government posts eight senior IRS officers abroad, including one in Abu Dhabi, as it tries to crackdown on flow of black money. India’s efforts to track down tax evaders could soon see officials monitoring the…

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