NRI Digest

Kuwait: The Indian Doctors Forum, Kuwait (IDF) conducted their annual 'Ghabqa 2022' on the occasion of the auspicious month of Ramadan at Hotel Crown Plaza. Eminent Kuwaiti & Indian personalities including members of the royal family, Government Officials, diplomats, Medical fraternity belonging to the Indian and Kuwaiti community attended the event in large numbers. The chief guest of this event

Doha: The grand iftar meet was held by the KCF Qatar National Committee in Doha on 23-04-2022 under the chairmanship of reception committee chairman Ishaq Nizami. The event began with the Mahlratul Badria spiritual Majlis, led by Hafil Umarul Farooq Sakhafi and Asif Ahsani al-Anwari, and ICF Qatar National Committee General Secretary Dr Basheer Puthupadam has inaugurated the ceremony. Chief guest

Adv. Abdul Hameed aka P A Hameed Padubidri, an NRI pro-bono lawyer and social worker, who is presently working in a Saudi Defense Company based in Riyadh, has been conferred with the Honorary Doctorate as well as Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Peace Award-2022 by the Global Human Peace University based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu-India. The Doctorate and Award were bestowed to P A Hameed for his long exemplary and

New Delhi, Apr 1: The Indian government has ruled that domestic tour operators do not have to collect tax on the sale of overseas tour packages for NRIs. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has relaxed the provision of tax collected at source of five per cent under the Income Tax act. The CBDT said domestic tour operators claimed they faced difficulties in collecting tax from NRIs visiting

Jeddah: Mohammed Mansour and Peter Ronald Mascarenhas were elected unanimously as President and General Secretary at the 14th annual general body meeting of the Karnataka Non Resident Indian (KNRI) Forum, Jeddah, held at The Village Restaurant on March, 25, 2022. In the second part of the event, Shaikh Saoud and Dr. Ashfaque Maniyar conducted the election to elect the new executive committee. They

Mangaluru, Feb 28: Naseema Bee Rashid, resident of Tumakuru district in Karnataka, who has been confined by an Indian agent in Ajman, UAE, finally reached her hometown on February 27, via Mangaluru International Airport with the active involvement and help of Adv. P A Hameed Padubidri, a social worker based in Riyadh-KSA. Two UAE NRI social workers – P A Mutthalib Padubidri and P M Basheer Ummer

After a prolonged legal battle and success in the labour court (Mahakamah Al-Thanfeedh) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and with the active intervention and help of Adv. P.A.Hameed Padubidri, a lawyer and social worker from Udupi based in Riyadh, an expatriate worker from Uppala returned his home country after more than 6 years. Mohammed Saleem Mohiddin Saheb, aged about 54, was in Jeddah. He originally

“I was meticulously supported by the dedicated team of Dammam Unit, which allowed me to make a beautiful transit to the activities of JF smoothly and efficiently maintaining the protocol of COVID-19 restrictions. The destination of success in the Term 2020-2021 was admirably strengthened by all the JF well-wishers, donors and sponsors” said in his presidential speech by Rafiq Nariyar of JF Dammam

After more than a year's legal struggle in Riyadh court, an expatriate worker from coastal Karnataka won the labour case against his previous company, where he was working as an Accountant. Melwyn Menezes, hailing from Kalyanapura in Udupi district, was working as an accountant in a company based in Riyadh since for years. Melwyn, along with other employees of the company, was not being paid of

Riyadh: Bajpe Surrounding Minorities Ithihad - BSMI Riyadh’s - family get-together (BSMI Winter Meet 2021) attracted a large number of non-resident Indian families and individuals at Safwa Resort, Exit 18 in Riyadh. Irshad Moidin, President BSMI -Riyadh presided the program in his presidential speech, he explained the importance of the organization and highlighted the key achievements of Bajpe