269 Indian prisoners in Karachi jail get consular access

Two hundred and sixty-nine Indian nationals, mostly fishermen, lodged in jail here were provided consular access by the Indian High Commission in Pakistan on Saturday.

Indians 'mistreated' by company to return from Lanka on Tuesday

The Indian nationals allegedly mistreated by an Indian company in Sri Lanka will return on Tuesday with the government making arrangements for their immediate travel from the Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF).

Six persons nabbed for spying for Pakistan in India: Govt

Six persons were arrested this year for indulging in espionage activities for Pakistan in India, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Around 6,500 Indians are in jails in 68 countries: Centre

New Delhi: As many as 6,483 Indian nationals are in jails in 68 countries, with a maximum of 1,469 being detained in Saudi Arabia, the Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday.

Australian High Commission cautions Indian nationals on visa scam

The Australian High Commission is urging Indian nationals to be cautious of scams while applying for Australian visas, and to report any frauds to the authorities immediately.

Indian mission seeks help to identify Indians in Pakistan's custody

Unable to determine the identity of a number of people believed to be Indians in Pakistan's custody, the Indian High Commission here has issued an appeal to the people back home to help in their identification.

Ebola scare: 6 Indians from Liberia isolated at Delhi airport

The Delhi and Mumbai international airports have been put on alert as 112 Indian passengers are arriving from the Ebola-hit African nation Liberia from different flights on Tuesday.

200 more Indians return from Iraq

Another batch of 200 Indian nationals arrived here on Tuesday from conflict-hit Iraq, taking the number of those who have returned so far to over 2,500.

296 Indian nationals in Pakistan jails

Pakistan on said that 296 Indian nationals, mostly fishermen, are being held in various jails in the country.

Indian Navy deploys warship in Persian Gulf

The Indian Navy has deployed its warship in the Persian Gulf as the government continues efforts to ensure safety of Indian nationals stranded in Iraq.

Release captive Indians: Muslim body appeals to Iraqi rebels

A body representing Muslim social and religious organisations has called upon rebel forces in Iraq to release on humanitarian grounds all the Indian nationals whom they are holding captive.

India evacuates 1,000 nationals from Ukrainian city

The first batch of 500 Indians, mostly students, are leaving violence-hit Ukrainian city of Lugansk to Kyiv Tuesday as India made arrangements to evacuate close to 1000 of its nationals from that city, the biggest such exercise after thousands of Indians were evacuated from Libya in 2011.

Six Indians arrested in Nepal with arms, ammo

Six Indian nationals have been arrested at Biratnagar in eastern Nepal and arms and ammunition seized from them, Nepal Police said Thursday.

Two Indian liquor dealers jailed in Saudi Arabia

Two Indian nationals have been sentenced to one year in prison each and flogging for manufacturing and selling liquor in Saudi Arabia where alcohol is strictly prohibited.

Indian nationals acquitted of murder in Malaysia

Three Indian nationals charged with murder in Malaysia three years ago were acquitted by a court on Friday, citing inadequate evidence against them.

Passport services for Indian nationals outsourced

Passport related services for
Indian nationals in the US have been outsourced to a
subsidiary of a Switzerland-headquartered company, the Indian
Embassy has said.

All Indian nationals safe in quake-hit Japan: Govt

A day after Japan was hit by giant tidal waves caused by a massive earthquake which has
left 1600 people dead or unaccounted for there, India said that information available so far indicates that all its nationals are safe.

Indian nationals in Yemen safe

India has said all its 14,000 nationals in Yemen are safe but issued an advisory asking the citizens to avoid non-essential travel to that country.