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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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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Gulf Indians protest decision to impose duty on TV sets September 30, 2013 09:52

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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Gulf Indians warned not to carry home more than Rs 7,500 September 30, 2013 09:20

Indian embassies in the Gulf region have advised NRIs staying in the region not to carry large amount of Indian currency when travelling to India. "There have been some instances when NRIs have been found…

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Rupee fall: How Gulf-based NRIs are making money September 30, 2013 09:16

Indian expatriates in Oman and other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have started taking personal loans in a bid to take advantage of a record fall in the value of Indian rupee against local currencies,…

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