Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

Gulf countries


Explained: Delhi's deep ties in Gulf were delinked from faith, now under strain

June 08, 2022 7:38 am

In the Gulf region that Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes personal credit for having turned around for India, Delhi has been in fire-fighting mode the last 48 hours.

Row over remarks on the Prophet: UAE and Maldives join Islamic world criticism; India hits back at OIC, Pakistan

June 07, 2022 7:16 am

Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Jordan, Libya, Afghanistan, Indonesia, Pakistan and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation joined Qatar, Kuwait and Iran, which had summoned Indian envoys Sunday, in condemning the remarks against the Prophet.

At Telangana funeral, placards demand Rs 5-lakh ex gratia for deceased Gulf migrants

May 27, 2022 10:13 pm

Activist Bheem Reddy Mandha says the state government recently extended Rs 18 crore in aid to the families of 600 farmers of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi who during protests but has failed to pay the promised aid to the families of 1,600 Gulf migrants who died in 2014-2022.

For Gulf-bound migrant workers, a special 24x7 help desk at Hyderabad international airport

May 11, 2022 3:21 pm

On Wednesday, Special Chief Secretary Rani Kumudini launched the special help desk along with Pradeep Panicker, CEO of GHIAL, and other officials.

Gulf CEOs visit Kashmir to explore investment opportunities after FTA deal with UAE

March 22, 2022 6:16 pm

The visit has come two months after the J-K government inked several agreements with the global investors at the Dubai Expo2020.

India welcomes 'fruitful discussions' among Gulf countries towards resolving rift in their region

December 12, 2020 9:07 am

India shares close civilisational, economic, political and cultural ties with all the Gulf countries, Srivastava said.

Austerity experiment in oil-rich Gulf may falter post-crisis

June 03, 2020 2:19 pm

Saudi Arabia, the Arab world’s largest economy, announced a surprise tripling of value-added-taxes and trimmed allowances for government workers.

Raja Mandala: The Gulf as a channel of peace

March 05, 2019 5:17 am

As West Asia develops strong economic bonds with India, it could become Delhi’s ally in nudging Islamabad towards political moderation

Raja Mandala: The Gulf in foreign policy

October 02, 2018 1:11 am

India is ignoring its interests by privileging Iran vis-a-vis the Arab world.

Raja-Mandala: Returning India to the Gulf

April 05, 2016 12:07 am

India needed to drop its posturing and step  up political and security engagement.  That’s what PM Modi is doing