Kerala Women's Commission on Friday urged the Central and state governments to intervene immediately for the release and safe return of 350 Malayalee nurses, who are allegedly held in illegal confinement in Kuwait.
India has taken up with Kuwait the matter of arrest of nearly two dozens of its nationals there after an incident of a brawl with people of a different country and has asked the Indians to abide by the local law.
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.
A Kuwaiti court has ordered two newspapers to stop printing for a second time in less than two months over articles about a secret probe into allegations of a coup plot to overthrow the Gulf monarchy`s government.
Kuwait`s ruling emir will visit Iran at the end of the month to help turn a "new page" in bilateral ties, Iran`s foreign ministry said on Tuesday, in the latest sign that Tehran seeks to improve relations with its Arab neighbours.
New Delhi: State-owned Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) has signed contracts to import over 7 million tonnes of crude oil from Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
BPCL, the nation`s second biggest state refiner, signed term contracts for import of crude oil with Kuwait Petroleum Corp (KPC) and Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) during a visit of high-level delegation led by company Chairman S Varadarajan.
Delegates from some 60 nations meet in Kuwait Wednesday at a UN donors conference which aims to raise a whopping USD 6.5 billion (4.7 billion euros) in aid for more than 13 million Syrians affected by war.