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The government must do serious homework to ensure that all the migrant workers follow the formal banking channel so that a clear picture can come up to know how much remittance actually enters into the country.

Dhurba B.K. attends a gathering of Nepalese migrant workers in Doha, Qatar. B.K. is one of about 400,000 ... That number doesn't include the Nepalese workers who cross their country's open border into India to find jobs. The money those migrants send ...
On Monday, September 26, more than 50 students, supported by few resident supporters and organisers of protest from the Indian migrant workers Association, protested loudly outside a public meeting attended by National MP Dr Parmjeet Parmar and ...
KOTTAYAM: A migrant worker was arrested here on Thursday for attempting to molest a nine-year-old girl. He has been charged under various sections of the POCSO Act.
... man replies. "al-Qaeda? ISIS?" sneers a policeman. "I'm a Tamil migrant worker," he replies not comprehending, and is rudely rounded off to the police station for unending torture in custody.

Kathmandu, Sept 28: Like every government of the past, the present government too began with a pledge to carry out reforms in the foreign employment sector.
KOTTAYAM: A nine-year-old girl who was sexually abused by a migrant worker is suffering from deep mental trauma and is being admitted in a private hospital in Kottayam.
Bangkok: Thailand is cracking down on migrant workers from neighbouring countries, saying they are "stealing jobs from Thais", amid fears that anti-immigrant sentiment is rising as Southeast Asia`s second-largest economy stagnates.
migrant workers returning home from India through Rupaidiha border to celebrate Dashain, in Nepalgunj, on Wednesday, September 28, 2016.
People, especially women, are being trafficked to countries like India, Sri Lanka, the Russian Federation, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Malaysia, Syria, China, Lebanon, Afghanistan, Tanzania, Kenya, South Africa, Algeria, Egypt, Kuwait, Saudi ...
They've been caught up in a fraudulent visa scam, after paying thousands to a dodgy outfit in India. migrant workers Association organiser Anu Kaloti said the students' supporters also continue to seek an appointment with the Immigration Minister, but ...
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's advice to the stranded Indian workers in Saudi Arabia to return home, offering them free passage at government cost comes as the best and the only way of protecting the lives and liberties of the migrant ...
The Dehlon police claimed to have solved the blind murder of a migrant agricultural worker whose body was found lying in paddy fields located on the outskirts of Khera village in Ludhiana near here on Friday evening.
SANGAREDDY: Heavy rains have left four more persons dead in the district on Saturday. However, what is more alarming is the fate of around 23 workers from Odisha who were left stranded on a high ground at Edupayala Temple.
No one can tell for sure how many migrant workers we actually have in this country. Even the authorities and individual officials offer their own variable numbers, not so much because they have something to hide from the public but simply no one knows ...
What could become of the Indian market soon is slightly reflected in the Chinese involvement in bitcoin trading and exchanges, particularly when there is a sharp drop in the yuan's value.

Indians comprise the largest single group of expatriates in Qatar, numbering around 545,000 out of a total population of some 2.5 million.
As many as 400 migrant staff working for an electrical company in Qatar have gone unpaid for up to four months, a leading figure in the Indian community said on Tuesday. The workers are set to meet the Indian ambassador in Doha within the next two ...
The Bangkok South Criminal Court found Andy Hall of the migrant worker rights Network guilty of defaming Natural Fruit Company, a large pineapple wholesaler that supplies the European Union, over a report published in 2013 that he helped author for ...
The owner of a Wellington grocery store recently ordered to pay than $53,000 for exploiting a migrant worker has put his company into liquidation, claiming it cannot pay the money.
Around 400 Indian migrant workers in Qatar 'Unpaid For Months'. Indians Abroad ... Doha: As many as 400 migrant staff working for an electrical company in Qatar have gone unpaid for up to four months, a leading figure in the Indian community said today ...
The health department will cover all the schools, houses, offices, commercial establishments, hostels, markets, and construction sites, labour camps of migrant workers, public places, estates and rented houses of migrant workers under the drive. The ...
Transient workers Count Too (TWC2), a non-profit advocacy and support group for exploited migrant workers, has done a bunch of outreach programs, such as the Cuff Road Food Programme in Little India, where restaurants serve free meals to migrant ...
Since the raids of Byron restaurants in July, tens or even hundreds of migrant workers have been detained in immigration raids across the country, including the arrest of two Indian men at a construction site in Liverpool in August, as well as the ...
Today, with many developing countries, including a majority of the countries in the Middle East, serving as some of the world's main labour exporters, might it be time to consider the formation of an OPEC-like cartel for migrant workers? ... If the ...
In Thakkar Bappa Colony in Chembur, migrant workers are part of a shoe making industry for six months and leave Mumbai for their villages for remaining six months.
India's response will be a 'well thought-out' strategy · Uri attack: Another soldier succumbs to injuries; toll reaches 18 · 35 dead after bus falls into pond in Bihar; toll likely to climb · Google, other search engines to block content aiding female ...
Malaysia continues to source migrant workers from other Asian nations at a time when there are some 6 million legal and illegal foreign workers, and the government needs to clamp down on companies that hire illegal migrants and overstayers.
Home is one of four major migrant worker advocacy groups in Singapore. It raises awareness about foreign worker issues and runs four help centres and a shelter for workers in trouble.
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THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Two migrant labourers from West Bengal are feared to be dead after they went missing from Azhimala beach near Vizhinjam on Sunday afternoon.
... the students, most of them from South India, had the support of the Indian diaspora in New Zealand. Ten days ago, they had held a peaceful protest.
The chargesheet says Amirul, who had earlier been booked in a case of bestiality (sexual act with animal), stayed some 500 m from Jisha's house with other migrant workers. He fled Perumbavur after the crime. A special team nabbed him at Tamil Nadu on ...
As rural artisans gave way to urban factory workers, mechanics and builders, the festival stayed with them, nearly always taking place on 17 September, making it the rare Indian festival linked to a specific calendar date (the Punjabi winter festival ...
At present, the Air India (AI, Mumbai Int'l) unit's domestic Indian services focus exclusively on flights between Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi Int'l, and Kozhikode.
Mr Maga said the web extended to a "handful" of local Indian people in Waikato who collected a cut of the workers' pay to ferry them to the orchards at weekends.
The only country catering to a larger population than India is China and it has done fairly well to manage its workers for the past two decades or so.
The men work out of Auckland, Sydney and India targeting Asian welders working in Singapore, and charging up to $6000 for a fake job in New Zealand.
Shinhan Bank has almost finished developing its foreign currency remittance service tailored for migrant workers, the bank said Monday, pledging the service will be available for more currencies later.
Social security for migrant workers will be the theme of the 9th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML) hosted by the Laos government in November this year.
Long queues of Indian workers, who were laid off in Saudi Arabia, now seeking jobs in Qatar suggest that they are more tempted to stay back owing to the high wages paid in the gulf, even though temporarily considering the Indian government's offer of ...
Baglung: The Dhaulagiri Zonal Transport Bus entrepreneurs Committee in collaboration with Modern Era Tours and Travels Pvt would operate direct bus service from Baglung of Nepal to New Delhi of India from next week. The first bus would be flagged off ...
dengue, delhi dengue, dengue epidemic, dengue outbreak delhi, dengue and migrant workers workers at the Defence Colony flyover in New Delhi.
Lawmakers suggested Dahal to raise issues like controlling criminal activities in the border areas, addressing problems caused to Nepalis by Indian border security forces, as well as controlling smuggling of Nepali migrant workers to third countries ...
As per the latest NCRB survey of crime in 53 mega cities in 2015, Ludhiana witnessed 55 cases of violation of lotteries (regulation) Act which earns it fourth position among the mega cities in India. In fact, the survey puts Ludhiana at number 1 ...
KANNUR: In yet another horrific case of dog attack, a migrant worker was dragged out by a pack of dogs and inflicted severe injuries at Mambaram in Thalassery.
Three out of 10 people in India are internal migrants with the National Sample Survey estimating the migrant population to be 326 million.
But as the police didn't act against cops, migrant workers protested at the office of SSP demanding action against them, they alleged.
"A lot of the time, (on flights to the Middle East especially), the passengers on board these flights will be migrant workers who are travelling to earn a livelihood in the city they are flying to. Often they are of a lower socio-economic background ...





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