Cheat Sheet | Wednesday April 1, 2015
The Indian Navy sailed into a barrage of bombs in the dead of the night on Tuesday to evacuate nearly 350 Indians from war-torn Yemen after days of Saudi-led air strikes against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels. Watch
India News | Reported by Amitabh Pashupati Revi, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday March 31, 2015
India has sent a total of five ships and four planes to evacuate about 4000 Indian nationals stranded in civil war-torn Yemen. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, General VK Singh is presently in Djibouti to oversee the evacuation efforts.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Two Indians were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Oman, a media report said on Tuesday.
Monday March 17, 2014
Indian banks deposit portfolio of non-resident Indians (NRIs) in Oman went up 43.5 per cent year-on-year at the end of January, according to a report.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 11, 2014
The two-day strike by bank employees in India, which began on Monday, has affected the expatriate Indians in Oman.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 5, 2014
Five Indians, including three children, were killed and several more injured in three separate road accidents in Oman, a media report said today.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 27, 2013
After back-to-back victories against Oman and defending champions South Korea, the Indians are brimming with confidence but they cannot afford to relax in the eight-nation tournament.
Monday August 19, 2013
Exchange houses in Oman were offered Rs 160 for an Omani riyal on Friday. The rate continued for three days as foreign exchange market is closed on Saturday and Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 18, 2013
Most of the 28 Indian seafarers rescued from Somali pirates after their vessels were hijacked last year are returning to India today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 25, 2012
Seven Indians on board a fishing boat have gone missing from Masirah waters in Oman and may have been kidnapped by pirates, a media report has said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 11, 2012
Worried over a spate of suicides among Indians in Oman, members of a socio-cultural organisation from Kerala have initiated a series of programmes to reach out to people in distress as part of their anti-suicide campaign.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 12, 2012
A Greek-owned oil tanker with a 15 member crew, mostly Indians and Filipinos, has been hijacked off the coast of Oman in the Arabian Sea. The tanker was reported to be heading for Somalia. The BBC reported that, the company said it lost contact with the crew of the The Liberian-flagged Smyrni, carrying 135,000 tonnes of oil, at 16:20 IST on Thursd...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 30, 2012
In a worrying sign, an Indian living in Oman has been found to commit suicide every sixth day, owing to financial stress or personal issues, official data shows. 23 Indians had committed suicide in different parts of the Sultanate till mid-April this year. In January and February, eight Indians committed suicide in each month, while four ended thei...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 25, 2012
An Italian vessel captured by Somali pirates off the coast of Oman in December with 18 crew members, including seven Indians, has been released. M T Enrico Ievoli, hijacked on December 27, has been released by the pirates, the Director General of Shipping said in a statement here today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 29, 2012
Five Indian sailors have been stranded for the last five months on an oil tanker without salary and basic amenities in Oman, a media report said. The situation, according to the report, is so dire that even a water cooler that was arranged for the crew has been removed owing to non-payment by ship owners.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 5, 2012
The six workers from Kerala were killed on Sunday when two pickup trucks collided and caught fire near Mamur town in the north-west of Muscat, local media quoted a policeman as saying.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 12, 2011
India's Prerna Bhambri overcame Ratnika Batra in a closely-fought three-setter to storm into the quarterfinals on a day when Oman's top seed Fatma Al Nabhani crashed out of the $10,000 ITF women's tennis at the DLTA complex on Wednesday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 24, 2010
Overstaying Indians in Oman have been asked to complete finger printing formalities by May 31, the deadline given by the country's manpower ministry.