Tamil Nadu youth dies within month of starting job in Kuwait, family alleges torture

The family claimed the man, hired to work as a driver, was forced to herd cattle and was tortured by his employer. 

published on : 24th February 2023

12k Indian engineers fear unemployment as Kuwait demands NOC

According to Indian engineers working there, the engineering degree certificates issued by many Indian colleges and which were earlier recognised are suddenly unrecognised now.

published on : 16th November 2022

12K Indian engineers fear losing jobs as Kuwait demands NOC

Shenoy said the issue is being consistently raised with the Indian embassy in Kuwait, but nothing has been done. 

published on : 16th November 2022

Jalandhar native, victim of forced slavery in Kuwait, finally reaches Kochi

Police suspect that rackets based in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are active in the human trafficking activities involved in the case.

published on : 9th November 2022

Jazeera Airways to link Kuwait to Bengaluru

Jazeera Airways is now flying to all destinations specified under the bilateral between the two countries.

published on : 2nd November 2022

India, Gulf Cooperation Council group likely to start free trade pact negotiations next month

According to experts, the GCC region holds huge trade potential and a trade agreement would help in further boosting India's exports to that market.

published on : 30th October 2022

Police to file chargesheet, list Gassali as absconding accused for extradition

A senior police officer, who is part of the investigation, told TNIE that they had completed the probe and a chargesheet was being prepared for filing it before the trial court.

published on : 23rd October 2022

India beat Kuwait 2-1 win but could not qualify for next year's AFC U-20 Asian Cup 

India finished ahead of Kuwait but behind toppers Australia and second-placed Iraq qualification event, which identified participants for next year's tournament in Uzbekistan.

published on : 19th October 2022

Kuwait death: ‘Govt must bring body back to TN and hold re-postmortem’

Muthukumaran left for Kuwait on September 3 on assurance by a travel agent that he will be employed at a supermarket.

published on : 14th September 2022

New fingerprints, trick to bag jobs in Kuwait

After being deported from the Gulf country, many Indians are getting their fingerprints changed to evade authorities

published on : 2nd September 2022

More direct flights to ease Hyderabad-Kuwait air connectivity

A large number of passengers fly from Hyderabad to Kuwait and vice versa on a daily basis.

published on : 27th August 2022

US Air Force targeted in ‘propaganda attack’ in Kuwait

The statement suggests the U.S. believes that Al-Waretheen is likely an Iranian group, though it described itself as Iraqi.

published on : 21st August 2022

NRIs committed to revive karra samu back home

Appoint guru to train youngsters in native village in stick fighting

published on : 14th August 2022

First suspected Monkeypox case reported in Telangana

The 40-year-old man, a resident of Indiranagar Colony, arrived in the State on July 6 and developed a fever on July 20. Three days later, a rash was observed on his skin.

published on : 25th July 2022

Gassali made a fortune by trafficking women to Kuwait, finds probe

A senior police official told TNIE that apart from constructing a house worth `60 lakh at Ottamavu, he recently made some investments in the real estate.

published on : 27th June 2022

Human trafficking accused Gassali hid at wife’s house as police were on hunt

Though a case was registered against Gassali on May 23 in Kochi city based on a complaint lodged by a victim, Gassali continued to remain untraceable all this while.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Human trafficking victim says son paid Rs 50K for release from Kuwait

More stories of exploitation and harassment by the racket which had trafficked women to Kuwait are coming out, with yet another victim approaching the Kochi City Police.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Kuboos a day, 22 hours of work! How Kerala women were lured into a life of slavery in Kuwait

The racket got exposed when one of the three victims on return from Kuwait lodged a complaint with police and the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) through a Kochi-based lawyer Nishin George

published on : 21st June 2022

3 Kerala women sold to Kuwaiti families, rescued

M K Gassali, a Dubai-based Kannur native who is the kingpin of the racket, allegedly demanded a ransom of Rs three lakh to release the women when their families approached him.

published on : 14th June 2022

Kuwait to arrest, deport expats who protested over Prophet remark

The report did not mention the nationalities of those expatriates who took part in the demonstration. 

published on : 13th June 2022
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