DNA: Crisis on 8 lakh Indians in Kuwait

In this segment of DNA we will analyse the crisis on 8 lakh Indians in Kuwait

Jul 07, 2020, 23:14 PM IST

Over 8 lakh Indians may be forced to leave Kuwait as country approves Expat quota bill

The Bill, according to which Indians should not exceed 15 percent of the population, is to be transferred to the respective committee so that a comprehensive plan is created.

Jul 06, 2020, 12:06 PM IST

Kuwait imposes 20-day 'total curfew' from May 10 to curb coronavirus COVID-19

During the curfew, public sectors will work remotely and private sector activities, excluding vital ones, will be suspended, the statement said. All banks will be closed, but will continue to provide services electronically.

May 09, 2020, 08:56 AM IST

Australia coach Graham Arnold says his Socceroos will be 'greatest' ever

Arnold named a raw 23-man squad on Friday for next month`s opening World Cup qualifier against Kuwait, featuring 12 players with 10 or fewer caps and a slew of big names omitted due to form or fitness concerns.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:10 PM IST

Sunny Deol rescues woman sold as slave

Sunny, Bharatiya Janata Party's MP from Gurdaspur in Punjab, personally intervened after coming to know of the incident. 

Jul 29, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Nepal beat Kuwait to set up Singapore showdown in ICC World Cup T20 Asia Qualifiers

In another clash of the day, Qatar managed to defeat Malaysia in a game where both teams played for pride. 

Jul 28, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Five teams set for Singapore showdown to move one step closer to ICC T20 World Cup

One qualification spot for the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 World Cup Qualifier will be on the line when five teams namely Singapore, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal and Qatar lock horns in Singapore between July 22 to 28.

Jul 22, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

FIFA considering Oman, Kuwait as potential hosts for 2022 World Cup games: Reports

The World Cup will be expanded from 32 to 48 teams in 2026, but FIFA president Gianni Infantino has proposed bringing forward the enlarged format to 2022.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

Son seeks Sushma Swaraj's help to rescue mother trafficked to Kuwait

He added, she was received by the employer and employed as a housemaid.

Feb 17, 2019, 07:13 AM IST

Oman, Kuwait reach finals of ICC World Cup Asia Division 2 qualifier

The two unbeaten teams in the tournament, Oman and Kuwait, winners of Group A and Group B respectively, will now meet in Monday’s final at TCG.

Dec 17, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Kuwaiti singer Mubarak Al-Rashid mesmerises Sushma Swaraj with 'Vaishnav Jan To'

The External Affairs Minister said that ties between India and Kuwait are historical and have no complexities.

Oct 31, 2018, 00:40 AM IST

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives in Kuwait for talks

The Saudi prince is expected to discuss the resumption of oil output from a neutral zone which Saudi Arabia shares with Kuwait.

Oct 01, 2018, 00:46 AM IST

Hyderabad woman rescued from Kuwait, thanks Sushma Swaraj

Speaking to ANI, the woman alleged that an agent lured her with the promise of a lucrative job in Kuwait as a beautician.

Sep 27, 2018, 08:46 AM IST

Kuwait company stops paying wages, leaves 4000 Indian workers stranded

Currently relocated by the company to a camp on the city outskirts, it is learnt that the workers have even demonstrated outside the main office - in vain.

Jan 03, 2018, 23:27 PM IST

Kuwait passes new sport law aimed at ending FIFA, IOC bans

Kuwait has been barred from taking part in qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup, the 2019 Asian Cup, and before that the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Dec 04, 2017, 00:05 AM IST

Turkish President Erdogan pledges military support for Qatar on Doha visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged his country's continued military support for Qatar during a visit to Doha today, according to state media, amid an ongoing Gulf political crisis.

Nov 15, 2017, 23:57 PM IST

Kuwait to expel North Korean diplomats, stops issuing visas

The decision comes after Kuwait stopped issuing new visas for North Koreans citing its U.N. sanctions implementation report.

Sep 17, 2017, 20:15 PM IST

Donald Trump willing to mediate Qatar crisis

The Emir of Kuwait said the Gulf Countries have received a letter from Qatar stating that it is willing to sit down at the table and discuss all the demands, which the other parties have put down.

Sep 08, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

Thousands of North Korean labourers in US-allied Gulf nations

Across the Gulf, some 6,000 North Koreans work, two officials familiar with Pyongyang's tactics told the AP, including 2,500 in Kuwait, as many as 1,500 in the UAE and 2,000 in Qatar.

Jul 28, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

Kuwait tells Iranian embassy to cut staff after spy case

Last year Kuwait convicted 23 men - one Iranian and the rest Kuwaiti - of spying for Iran and Lebanese Shi`ite Muslim group Hezbollah after a cache of guns and explosives were discovered in a raid of the so-called "Abdali cell" in 2015.

Jul 20, 2017, 15:55 PM IST