Keyword Results for   'kuwait'  
International trade unions need to be less combative, encourage more interaction with workers  Dec 26, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Dec.26 (ANI): Trade unions around the world are playing a leading role in the protracted global debate on various issues in the Gulf region. They continually dominate media headlines with allegations of wrong doing taking place against workers in places like Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, to name a few.
Kuwait may impose ban on recruitment of Indian domestic helps, labourers   Dec 12, 5:38 pm
Dubai, Dec 12 (ANI): Kuwait is reportedly imposing a ban on the recruitment of Indian domestic helps and private sector workers which would be a setback to Indians going to Gulf for employment.
Kuwait rejects India's bank guarantee measure for recruiting domestic helpers  Dec 4, 2:16 pm
Dubai, Dec 4 (ANI): Kuwait has rejected India's domestic helpers' bank guarantee measure, which requires an employer in the Gulf nation to deposit an amount of 2,500 dollars (9,182 dinars) as bank guarantee to hire an Indian domestic help.
Drugs worth crores seized from Kochi International Airport  Nov 14, 8:21 am
Kochi, Nov. 14 (ANI): Two kilograms of heroin was seized by the Anti narcotic cell from a Kuwait bound passenger at the Kochi International Airport.
How US prison Camp Bucca became 'a breeding ground' for Islamic State jihadists  Nov 5, 3:03 pm
London, Nov 05 (ANI): The birth of the brutal Islamic State has been traced back to Camp Bucca, the American detention center at the Iraq-Kuwait border.
PM Modi lauds Kuwait student's effort towards relief efforts in J-K  Oct 27, 5:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a letter of appreciation to Duvvuri Rohini Pratyusha, a 16-year old, Class XII student of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in Kuwait, commended her effort for collecting Rs. 2.15 lakhs towards the relief and rehabilitation efforts in Jammu and Kashmir.
Indian workers arrested in Kuwait are safe, says External Affairs Ministry  Aug 29, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, Aug 29 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin today confirmed the safety of about a dozen Indian workers who were arrested in Kuwait following a brawl with foreign nationals.
Congress asks NDA Govt. to ensure safe release of Indian workers arrested in Kuwait  Aug 29, 1:38 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 29 (ANI): Congress leader Anand Sharma on Friday asked the Centre to take up the matter concerning the arrest of Indian workers in Kuwait with the government there, and said all those responsible for perpetrating atrocities should be brought to justice.
Sushma holds meeting with envoys of Gulf countries  Jun 29, 11:35 am
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj conducted a meeting with ambassadors of Gulf countries, including Kuwait, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia, on Sunday on the situation in Iraq.
Kuwait may no longer see women in bikinis anymore  May 29, 12:31 pm
Dubai, May 29 (ANI): A parliamentary committee in Kuwait has endorsed a proposal to ban women's "nudity" in public places and hotel corridors, which could lead to banning of women's bathing suits in the country.
Kuwaiti lawmaker calls for blanket ban on women wearing swimsuits  May 5, 10:35 am
Manama, May 5 (ANI): A Kuwaiti lawmaker has called for imposing a blanket ban on swimsuits.
Kuwaiti newspapers suspended over tape scandal  Apr 21, 12:48 pm
Manama. Apr 21 (ANI): A Kuwaiti court has suspended two national newspapers after they breached an order by the public prosecutor on disclosing information on a highly dubious leaked tape on Sunday.
Kuwaiti justice minister in dock for sexist 'males only' ad   Mar 28, 3:49 pm
Washington, March 28 (ANI): Kuwait's justice minister Nayef Al Ajami has reportedly been given a week's time to either pull out a newspaper advertisement, inviting only men for a position within the ministry, or face questioning.
'Spying on spouse's cell phone or computer without permission can be termed as sin'  Mar 17, 1:41 pm
Dubai, Mar 17 (ANI): A Kuwaiti religious scholar has said that checking a spouse's cell phone or computer without his or her permission amounts to committing a sin.
Kuwaiti lawmaker seeking to repatriate 1.3 million foreigners in 5 years  Feb 2, 2:48 pm
Dubai, Feb.2 (ANI): A Kuwaiti lawmaker's proposal to reduce the number of expatriates in the country by more than 1.3 million in five years has sparked a heated debate in the parliament.
Half of Syrian population urgently needs aid: UN  Jan 16, 1:40 pm
London, Jan. 16 (ANI): Half of Syria's population, some 9.3 million people, are in urgent need of aid, United Nations secretary general has said.
Asian expatriates now outnumber native population in Kuwait   Jan 10, 11:45 am
Dubai, Jan. 10 (ANI): Asian expatriates reportedly make up nearly one-third of the total population of Kuwait, outnumbering the natives representing just 31.3 percent of the total four million inhabitants.
Woman in Kuwait splits from husband over poor table manners  Dec 31, 11:48 am
Dubai, Dec 31 (ANI): A woman in Kuwait has filed for divorce after a week of marriage, when she discovered that her husband did not like to eat peas with a fork and preferred to use bread.
Toronto city council strips 'crack-smoking' mayor Rod Ford of most powers  Nov 19, 1:56 pm
Washington, Nov. 19 (ANI): Disgraced Toronto Mayor Rob Ford faced another setback after the City Council voted to strip him of his remaining powers in a council meeting.
Kuwait PM calls on President Mukherjee (Update)  Nov 9, 4:00 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): Kuwait Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah called on President Pranab Mukherjee today at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
India, Kuwait vow to strengthen bilateral relations  Nov 9, 1:17 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee met Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah here today to enhance bilateral relations between the two countries.
India, Kuwait to expand ties in key areas, including energy and investments  Nov 8, 9:29 pm
New Delhi, Nov.8 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said that India and Kuwait have agreed to work purposefully to expand relations in key areas, including energy and investments
Anand Sharma calls for Kuwaiti support for FTA with Gulf Cooperation Council   Nov 8, 9:11 pm
New Delhi, Nov.8 (ANI): Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Friday urged the Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah to lend his support for the early conclusion of a Free Trade Agreement currently under negotiation with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
Kuwait PM arrives in India on a four-day visit  Nov 7, 9:33 pm
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah arrives here on Thursday on a four day visit, on the invitation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Kuwait PM to visit India from Nov. 7 to Nov. 9  Oct 31, 8:57 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah would visit India from November 7 to November 9 on the invitation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.