Law preventing abuse in NRI marriages to be introduced soon: Rakesh Srivastava

Published on Sep 07 2017 // NRI
Laws to protect Indian women, who are abandoned by their NRI (non-resident Indian) husbands or foreign partners will be finalised soon, said Rakesh Srivastava, Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development on Wednesday. Srivastava was at an event in New Delhi inaugurating an ASSOCHAM 2nd Conference...

Gulf Medical University Welcomes Consul General of India

Published on Sep 03 2017 // Featured, Gulf, NRI
Gulf Medical University Welcomes Consul General of India
Gulf Medical University Welcomes Consul General of India Gulf Medical University (GMU), Ajman had the pleasure of hosting the Consul General of India in Dubai, His Excellency Mr. Vipul, on Wednesday, 30th August 2017. The Consul General was received at the university by Mr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder,...

India exempts NRIs from quoting Aadhaar in tax returns

Published on Aug 26 2017 // Featured, Gulf, NRI, Special
India exempts NRIs from quoting Aadhaar in tax returns
Although NRIs are exempted from income tax on their income abroad, they have to file tax returns for their income earned in India. Binsal Abdul Kader, Senior Reporter Image Credit: PTI Abu Dhabi: The Indian government has exempted Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) from the requirement of quoting Aadhaar (Indian...

Revised Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) Guidelines issued by Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India

Published on Aug 24 2017 // Gulf, NRI
Revised Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) Guidelines issued by Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.               ICWF was established in 2009 in Indian Missions, by Government of India for meeting contingency expenditure incurred for carrying out various on-site welfare...

HC: Divorce given to NRI by Dubai court invalid here

Published on Aug 21 2017 // NRI
MUMBAI: Divorce given by a Dubai court to an NRI man against his wife who has moved back to Mumbai was not valid and could not be enforced in India, ruled the Bombay high court. Striking down a Bandra family court’s order dismissing the Worli woman’s plea for divorce and maintenance for the...

Why having Aadhar, PAN card is a must for NRIs

Published on Aug 19 2017 // NRI
It is advisable to have both PAN and Aadhaar cards for high-value transactions in India Ever since it was made mandatory to link your Aadhaar card with your PAN card from July 1, 2017, NRIs in the UAE were confused on whether they need a PAN card – yes, you do – and an Aadhaar card –...

Shock over death of politician from Kerala in Sharjah

Published on Aug 17 2017 // Featured, Gulf, NRI
Shock over death of politician from Kerala in Sharjah
Former BJP leader from Kerala hit pole after falling from moving car in Sharjah By Sajila Saseendran, Senior Reporter Sharjah: The Malayalee community in the UAE is in shock after a young female political figure from Kasargod district, in the south Indian state of Kerala, died in a freak accident in...

India to issue medical visas for Pakistanis

Published on Aug 17 2017 // Featured, Gulf, NRI, Special
India to issue medical visas for Pakistanis
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj announces medical visas will be provided to all bona-fide Pakistan patients In a tweet on Tuesday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said: “On the auspicious occasion of India’s Independence day, we will grant a medical visa in all bonafide...

This man teaches Indian expats how to avoid falling into debt

Published on Apr 24 2017 // Featured, Gulf, NRI, Special
This man teaches Indian expats how to avoid falling into debt
KV Shamsudheen during his financial awareness class. Image Credit: Atiq ur Rehman/Gulf News Indian expat conducts free awareness sessions to help compatriots combat financial woes Dubai: For some, he is the lifeline that brought them back to their lives from the edge of suicide. For many others, he...

Rehabilitating Indian returnees from GCC

Published on Apr 11 2017 // Gulf, NRI, Special
By:Javid Hassan Senior Writer – Al Bilad The Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi has swung into action for rehabilitating returnees from Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries affected by the fall in oil prices and loss of jobs under the Nitaqat (Saudization) scheme. It has instructed its Missions...

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