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Galore Indians Apply for Passports as UAE Extends Amnesty Deadline November 02, 2018 17:18

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 10:25

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 11:02

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 10:07

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 12:03

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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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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