President’s Message — We must take destiny in our own hands to build the India of our dreams

Published on Aug 15 2016 // Featured, Gulf, India, NRI, Special
President’s Message — We must take destiny in our own hands to build the India of our dreams
Pranab Mukherjee, President of India Fellow citizens: ON the eve of sixty-ninth anniversary of our Independence, I extend warm greetings to all my brothers and sisters in the country and abroad. As we celebrate our 70th Independence Day, I respectfully bow to the heroes of our independence struggle —...

Ambassador’s message — New thrust, renewed impetus in diversifying our relations

Published on Aug 15 2016 // Featured, Gulf, NRI
Ambassador’s message — New thrust, renewed impetus in diversifying our relations
Ahmad Javed, Ambassador of India TODAY we are celebrating the 70th Independence Day of our country. On this auspicious occasion, I have the pleasure to convey my heartfelt greetings and felicitations to all my fellow countrymen in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. On this joyous day we must also remember...

Consul General’s Message — It’s our endeavor to provide expeditious services

Published on Aug 15 2016 // Gulf, NRI
Consul General’s Message — It’s our endeavor to provide expeditious services
Md. Noor Rahman Sheikh Consul General of India ON the occasion of the 70th Independence Day of India, it gives me immense pleasure to extend my warm greetings and best wishes to all Indian nationals, persons of Indian origin, friends and well wishers of India especially those living and working in the...

Telangana govt urged to stop visa trade menace

Published on Aug 10 2016 // Featured, NRI
Telangana govt urged to stop visa trade menace
By Mir Mohsin Ali RIYADH — Joint Editor of Yahind.com and author of the book “Expat Ride” Mohammed Saifuddin urged the government of Telangana to take strict measures to curb the trade in so called Independent Visa (Azad Visa) and create awareness among the youth to travel to foreign countries...

Flag Hoisting Ceremony at Embassy of India on 15th August 2016

Published on Aug 09 2016 // NRI
On the occasion of 70th Independence Day of India, H.E. Mr. Ahmad Javed, Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will be hoisting the National Flag on Monday, August 15, 2016 at 08:30 am, at the Embassy of India, B-1, Diplomatic Quarter, Riyadh. All members of Indian Community in the Kingdom...

Saudi to send stranded Indian workers back at its own expense

Published on Aug 04 2016 // Gulf, India, NRI
New Delhi: In a diplomatic victory for India, Saudi Arabia has agreed to give exit visas to hundreds of jobless Indian workers there and will send them back home at its own expense. Making a suo motu statement in Rajya Sabha, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Saudi Arabia has also agreed to...

Ambassador of India meets Governor of Najran Province

Published on Aug 03 2016 // Featured, Gulf, NRI
Ambassador of India meets Governor of Najran Province
H.E. Mr. Ahmad Javed, Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia called on the Governor of Najran Province H.H. Prince Jelawi bin Abdulaziz bin Musaed Al Saud today (August 2). Ambassador and Governor of Najran Province discussed issues of mutual interest and made special emphasis to strengthen...

How oil crash, failing job market are ruining India’s Gulf stream of cash

Published on Aug 01 2016 // Gulf, NRI
The government plans to evacuate thousands of Indian workers who have lost their jobs in Saudi Arabia and cannot afford to pay for a flight home. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Monday the government is trying to arrange exit documents for those workers who wish to return to India. The workers...

Singh to visit S Arabia to assess food crisis faced by Indians

Published on Jul 31 2016 // Gulf, NRI
Jeddah/New Delhi, Jul 31 () Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh will leave for Saudi Arabia soon to assess the severity of the food crisis faced by nearly 10,000 Indians after being rendered jobless and explore remedial measures including possible return of some even as a large number of...

No Indian worker unemployed in Jeddah will go hungry: Sushma Swaraj

Published on Jul 30 2016 // Featured, Gulf, NRI
No Indian worker unemployed in Jeddah will go hungry: Sushma Swaraj
Sushma ensured free ration to over 800 Indians who were rendered jobless in Jeddah after their factories were shut down. New Delhi: Nearly 800 Indian workers are reportedly starving for the last three days in Saudi city of Jeddah after losing their jobs and Minister of State for External Affairs VK...

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