Qatar is reported to have around 173,000 migrant domestic workers, with most coming from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and the Philippines. According to Qatar Law No. 15 of 22 August 2017 which relates to domestic workers, a Domestic Worker, is define..
South African scientists said they identified a new coronavirus variant that has a concerning number of mutations. The so-called C.1.2. variant was first identified in May in the South African provinces of Mpumalanga and Gauteng, where Johannesbur..
In an incident that did not differ much from a film script, a man from Madhya Pradesh wandered to Pakistan around 23 years ago and on Monday, returned to his motherland at the age of 56. The man who was not mentally sound had disappeared from a tiny ..
India’s Ambassador to Qatar, Dr Deepak Mittal, on Tuesday met a senior Taliban leader in Doha, the Indian Foreign Ministry said in a statement, in the first-ever officially acknowledged meeting between the two sides. “Today, Ambassador..
The Arab Coalition to Support Legitimacy in Yemen has thwarted an explosive-laden drone launched by the Iran-backed Houthi militia on Abha, the second attempt on Abha International Airport on Tuesday morning. In a statement, Brig. Gen. Turki Al-Ma..
REUTERS Air pollution is likely to reduce the life expectancy of about 40% of Indians by more than nine years, according to a report released by a U.S. research group on Wednesday. More than 480 million people living in the vast swathes of cent..
Air bubble agreement between Qatar and India has been extended for September 2021, Indian Embassy in Qatar said. In a Tweet the embassy further thanked civil aviation authorities of India and Qatar for ensuring that direct air connectivity for pas..
India has gifted two mobile medical oxygen plants to Bangladesh to support the country's fight against Covid-19. The Indian Navy Ship Savitri carrying two plants arrived at Chattogram harbour in Bangladesh on Thursday. "Working togethe..
After growing its workforce to more than 1.3 million people in 2020, Amazon is planning to hire another 55,000 employees globally in the coming months, the company announced Wednesday. This is the first major hiring push since new Chief Executive ..