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Expats in Saudi brace for “Dependent Fee” June 22, 2017 10:21

Indians employed in Saudi Arabia are planning to send their families back to their home as the Kingdom is all set to introduce a monthly ‘dependent fee’ for expats, starting from July. The fee of…

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Indian girl allegedly molested by Pakistani clerk May 22, 2017 18:33

The UAE Police officers have arrested a Pakistani clerk, who molested an Indian school girl in a lift, a media report said. The girl had just returned to home from school, when the 24-year-old abuser…

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Hyderabadi woman sold to Kafeel for Rs 3 lakh April 24, 2017 18:34

One more woman from Hyderabad was deceived by agents and sold to a person in the Saudi Arabia is facing mental and physical harassment at the hands of her Kafeel (sponsor). 39-year-old Salma Begum, who…

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Indian teacher commits suicide in Dubai! December 28, 2016 16:56

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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Indian arrested for molesting British woman in Dubai! December 16, 2016 11:48

A Indian man was arrested in Dubai on charges of sexually assaulting a British woman. The media reported, the man has been sentenced to three months in jail. The public prosecution records claimed that, the…

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Ten youths from Punjab on death row in UAE! December 07, 2016 10:26

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 12:48

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 15:54

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 12:47

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 12:55

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 16:17

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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Gulf Indians protest decision to impose duty on TV sets September 30, 2013 15:22

Indians living in the Gulf region have criticised the government's decision to impose a 35 per cent duty, besides other charges, on television sets being brought into the country.    NRIs and other airline passengers…

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