Category: NRIs Corner

129 Indian students detained in ‘pay-and-stay’ visa scam, MEA says it’s top priority now

NEW DELHI: The United States authority has arrested 129 Indians out of 130 ‘students’ for enrolling at a fake university…

At least 100 Indian students arrested in US over immigration fraud

WASHINGTON: At least 100 Indian students and eight student recruiters of Indian origin have been arrested and several others face…

Saudi Arabia: 70th Republic Day celebrated at Consulate General of India

70th Republic Day celebrated at Consulate General of India, Jeddah with unfurling of National Flag & reading of President’s message…

SIBN delegation steals the show at “Indus Food” 2019

H.E. Md. Noor Rahman Sheikh receiving Memento of TPCI from SIBN General Secretary, Mir Gazanfar Ali Zaki. The Saudi Indian…

Indian-origin man jailed in Singapore for bomb hoax call

Singapore: An Indian-origin man has been jailed for four months over 2004 hoax call about a bomb at the house…

First UAE research prize for scientist CNR Rao

BENGALURU: Eminent Indian scientist C.N.R. Rao has been conferred with the first Sheikh Saud International Prize for Materials Research by…

POI charged with murder of woman in Singapore: Report

A 34-year-old Indian-origin man named M Krishnan is accused of the murder of a woman in Singapore, who was found…

India proposes new Emigration Bill; will it affect UAE expats?

NEW DELHI: The government has proposed to introduce a new Emigration Bill to replace the existing Emigration Act 1983 in…

Consulate General of India, Jeddah in association with Saudi Indian Business Network

Consulate General of India, Jeddah in association with Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN) & Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized…

Rahul Gandhi in Dubai for two-day maiden visit

DUBAI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi arrived in Dubai in the wee hours of Friday for his two-day maiden visit to…

After ‘Saudization, Emiratisation of jobs’ is a threat for Indian expatriates

DUBAI: Nationalisation of jobs at the Gulf Arab countries has emerged as a direct threat for Indian expatriates in the…

Trump invokes slain Indian American cop to make case for border wall, end shutdown

NEW YORK: US President Donald Trump has invoked an Indian American "hero" police officer killed by an illegal immigrant to…

Air India fixed cost to repatriate mortal remains from UAE

NEW DELHI: India’s national carrier Air India (AI) has announced a fixed cost of repatriation of mortal remains of Indian…

Indian commits suicide in UAE due to ‘health issues’

Abu Dhabi: A 35-year-old Indian man was found hanging at his accommodation in Ras Al Khaimah city in the UAE…

Indian-origin police officer shot dead in California

New York: An Indian-origin police officer was shot and killed by an unidentified man during a traffic stop in the…

SIBN delegation participate KGJS 2018

Jeddah: The Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN) delegation participated Kerala Gem and Jewelry Show (KGJS) 2018 which was held at…

Abeer Medical Group to provide medical services to Careem Captains and families

Riyadh: In a move that strengthens the role of national companies in achieving the strategic objectives of health care in…

Telangana: 3 teen sibling died in US house fire

HYDERABAD: Three young siblings from Telangana’s Nalgonda district have died in a fire which broke out at a house in…

Indian girl in UAE planned to livestream suicide, saved

SHARJAH: A 20-year-old Indian girl here upset over comments mocking her picture on social media planned to commit suicide and…

US man jailed for attacking a Sikh cab driver

Washington: A US man has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for a brutal attack on a Sikh American…