Kerala demands extension of GST compensation period, package for NRI returnees

New Delhi: Kerala on Thursday demanded extension of GST compensation period by another ..

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NRI abducted in Koyilandy; Koduvally gold smuggling gang suspected

Kozhikode: A complaint was lodged of kidnapping an NRI from Uralloor in Koyilandy by a Koduvally gold smuggling gang. Ashraf (35), ..

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For love of native place, NRIs set up library in Kasaragod village

Kasaragod: A group of youngsters working abroad dreamt of doing something special for their village and took the shape of a library ..


Kerala hit hard by drop in remittances from Gulf as 1.2 million workers return: World Bank

United Nations: Kerala has been hit hard by the drop in remittances from the Gulf countries from where about 1.2 million workers returned ..


Postal ballots for NRIs under consideration, says Election Commission

New Delhi: The Election Commission is completely in support of postal ballots for NRIs, a long standing demand of Indians working abroad ..

NRI businessman kidnapped

NRI businessman kidnapped while going for morning prayer; Rs 1 crore demanded as ransom

Kozhikode: An NRI businessman who was on his way to the mosque for morning prayers was kidnapped by a group of unidentified men in ..


180 students and teachers test COVID positive from Maranchery and Vannery govt schools

Malappuram: Ponnani Taluk in Malappuram district has reported large scale transmission of COVID-19. 180 students and teachers from ..


Thrikkarippur native woman wins first prize of Rs 30 crores in Abu Dhabi Duty Free Big Ticket raffle

Abu Dhabi: Thrikkarippur native woman has won first prize of 15 million Dirhams (Rs 30 crores) in Abu Dhabi Duty Free Big Ticket raffle ..


Gulf nations implement strict regulations following surge in COVID cases

Dubai: Various Gulf nations have increased their precautionary measures against COVID cases following a recent surge in cases. Kuwait ..

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Ernakulam native wins 1st prize of 1 million USD in Dubai Duty Free draw

Dubai: A Non Residential Keralite based in Abu Dhabi has won the Dubai Duty Free raffle. Ernakulam native Sooraj Aneed (35) who works ..

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2.5 lakh expatriates in Saudi Arabia lost job in three months

Riyadh: According to the General Authority for Statistics of Saudi Arabia, 2,57,170 foreign nationals lost their jobs in the country ..


External Affairs Ministry backs e-postal voting for NRIs

New Delhi: Union External Affairs Ministry has backed e-postal votes for Non Residential Indians to cast their votes. The Ministry ..

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Malappuram man stabbed to death in Jeddah

Jeddah: A Keralite was murdered at industrial city here on Sunday. The deceased is identified as Malappuram Koottilangadi native Abdul ..


Flight companies offer packages for flying from India to Kuwait

Kuwait City: Flight companies are planning to offer special packages to visit Kuwait as the ban on direct entry to the country will ..

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Indian Embassy in Kuwait begins registration for repatriation of expats 

Kuwait City: The Indian Embassy in Kuwait has started registration for repatriation of Indian nationals. The embassy has opened the ..

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ICA approval mandatory for Abu Dhabi, Al Ain residents to land in Sharjah, informs Air Arabia

Abu Dhabi: Air Arabia, Sharjah’s official airlines, has informed that Abu Dhabi and Al Ain resident visa holders who wish to ..


Expired tourist, visiting visa holders to leave UAE by Sept 11

Dubai: The time limit for those who have tourist and visiting visas expired after March 1 to return to their countries without being ..

Dubai immigration department honours Keralite for 31 years of service

Dubai immigration department honours Keralite for 31 years of service

Dubai: A non resident Keralite employee, who was preparing to return to Kerala after completing service of 31 years, was honored by ..


NRIs returning from UAE need not register in embassy or consulate

Dubai: Those who return from UAE to India need not register their names in the Embassy or Consulate from now on. As an Air Bubble agreement ..

Yemen court stays death penalty of Kerala woman

Yemen court stays death penalty of Kerala woman

Sanaa: A court in Yemen granted stay on the death penalty of jailed Kerala woman Nimisha Priya. The judicial council, which is the ..

Visit visa holders should leave Kuwait before August 31

Visit visa holders should leave Kuwait before August 31

Kuwait City: The Kuwait Ministry of Interior has ordered people who are on visit visa to leave the country before August 31. Earlier, ..

2 Thrissur natives found dead in Bahrain under mysterious circumstances

2 Thrissur natives found dead in Bahrain under mysterious circumstances

Manama: Two Keralites were found dead in Bahrain under mysterious circumstances. Five people were found unconscious inside a garage ..

India-Kuwait temporary flights to be operational from August 10

India-Kuwait temporary flight services to be operational from August 10

Kuwait City: Giving relief to Indian expatriates who were unable to fly back to Kuwait amid the pandemic outbreak, the civil aviation ..

Indians in UAE can get passports renewed in 2 days

Indians in UAE can get passports renewed in 2 days

Abu Dhabi:Indian expats in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) can now get their passports renewed in two days after submitting their applications, ..

Dubai grants visit visa for Indians

Dubai restarts granting visit visas to Indians

Dubai: Dubai restarted granting visit visas to Indians. Though Dubai restarted granting visit visas to some nationalities from July ..

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Kozhikode man dies of COVID-19 in Bahrain

Manama: A Keralite succumbed to COVID-19 while undergoing treatment for the virus in Bahrain. The deceased was identified as Kozhikode ..


Youth undergoing home quarantine after return from Dubai found dead

Kalukavu: A youth undergoing home quarantine, following his return from Dubai after recovering from COVID-19, was found dead. Irshadali ..


NRI deposits in Kerala is a whopping Rs 2 lakh crore

Kochi: Banks in Kerala have witnessed a record increase in deposits from NRIs. According to data, banks in Kerala have a total NRI ..

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An expat's success story in mixed farming

Pathanamthitta: A Keralite expat tasted 100 percent success on his mixed farming initiative. The foreign returnees can take up the ..

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UAE passengers can now take tickets directly for Vande Bharath mission flights

Dubai: Indians who wish to return from UAE in Vande Bharath mission flights can now take the flight tickets directly. They can book ..

COVID-19 prevention: Brothers from Kasaragod get honoured in Dubai

COVID-19 prevention: 3 brothers from Kasaragod get honoured in Dubai

Kasaragod: Three brothers, natives of Chenkala here, got honoured in Dubai for their efforts in preventing the COVID-19 outbreak. ..

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Youth who died during home quarantine in Kottayam tests COVID negative

Kottayam: The youth who died while being under COVID observation after returning from abroad has tested negative for COVID-19. He died ..

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Repatriated expats to be subjected to antibody test at airports: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that the repatriated expats will be subjected to antibody tests expats at ..

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Union Minister V Muraleedharan rejects Kerala's demands regarding COVID test on NRIs

New Delhi: Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan rejected Kerala government's demand that the NRIs should ..

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CM failed to maintain connect with Centre on NRI repatriation issue: K Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan was cutting a sorry figure because he failed to maintain a connect with ..


Quarantine centres shut down; foreign returnees stuck in Kozhikode for third straight day

Kozhikode: Foreign returnees were left stranded in the city for the third straight day following the district collector’s order ..


List of passengers on chartered flights should be approved by Centre too

Dubai: The expats are concerned of the new conditions for chartering flights put forward by the central government. According to the ..


COVID-19: One more Keralite dies in Gulf region; toll hits 258

Dubai: One more Keralite died in the Gulf region due to COVID-19. Valappad native Adeeb died at a private hospital in Muscat. Seven ..


Kerala govt being inhuman to expats by making impractical demands: Oommen Chandy

Thiruvananthapuram: Former chief minister Oommen Chandy stated that the Kerala government is acting discriminatorily against expats ..


COVID-19: 2 Kannur natives, 1 Malappuram native die in Gulf region on Sunday

Dammam: Two Kannur natives and a Malappuram native died due to COVID-19 in the Gulf region on Sunday. Kannur Pappinisseri native ..

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COVID-19 test certificate: SC refuses to intervene in Kerala govt's decision

New Delhi: The Supreme Court refused to intervene in the petition questioning the Kerala government’s order demanding COVID-19 ..

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Chief Minister's approach towards NRIs both cruel and ungrateful: K Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP state president K Surendran criticised the Kerala government saying that they are insulting the expats who ..


Flight chartered for expats of same panchayat to land on Friday

Kalpakanchery (Malappuram): The flight that was chartered for the expats from a panchayat will land in Kerala on Friday. Most of passengers ..

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Kerala has entered 3rd stage of COVID-19 transmission: Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that Kerala has entered the third stage of COVID-19 transmission as lockdown ..


V Muraleedharan criticizes Kerala for making COVID -ve certificates mandatory for returning expats

Kozhikode: Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan criticised the Kerala government's decision to let only those ..