Category: NRIs Corner

Indian-origin Uber driver booked for abducting rider

Washington: An Indian-origin Uber driver in the US has pleaded guilty to kidnapping a sleeping passenger and driving her over…

9 Indians feared missing in New Zealand after mosque massacre

NEW DELHI: At least nine Nine Indian nationals or persons of Indian origin are feared missing in New Zealand following…

Missing Indian-origin woman’s body found in suitcase in Australia

Canberra: A 32-year-old dentist of Indian origin in Australia, who went missing earlier this week, has been murdered and her…

Indian-origin pharmacist guilty in $4 mn US tax fraud

New York: An Indian-origin pharmacist has admitted to conspiring with two others in an income tax fraud of $4 million…

Polygamy without understanding Quran, Sunnah is ‘injustice’ to women reminds Renowned Imam

Egypt: Polygamy in Islam is permitted but people with no knowledge and understanding of the Quran are doing ‘injustice’ to…

Indian salesman sexually harasses teenager in Dubai mall

Dubai: An Indian salesman has been accused of sexually harassing a 15-year-old girl at a mall in Dubai. According to…

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…