Tag: Oman

WATCH | Air India Flight Passengers Evacuated After Detection Of Fire In Engine At Muscat Airport

Passengers had a close shave after smoke and fire was detected in one of the engines of Cochin-bound Air India Express flight at Muscat airport in Oman right before take-off today (Sept 14).

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  • Wednesday, 14 September 2022
Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh helps in rescuing 21-year-old Bathinda girl, held captive in Oman

Asked about the incident, Harbhajan told PTI, "This wouldn't have been possible without the help of Indian Embassy in Oman and our Ambassador Mr Amit Narang. His contribution has been invaluable."

  • Wednesday, 07 September 2022
Indian woman stuck in Oman seeks EAM Jaishankar's immediate intervention for repatriation
Indian woman stuck in Oman seeks EAM Jaishankar's immediate intervention for repatriation

In an email to IANS, Meena Pandey claimed that she had approached the Indian Embassy in Oman several times but the matter has not been solved yet, and she has requested Indian diplomats in Oman to contact the Chairman of the company in India.

  • Friday, 29 April 2022
Odia Migrant Worker Dies In Oman
Odia Migrant Worker Dies In Oman, Devastated Family Appeals For Help To Bring Back Body

Pradeep's family members were devastated upon hearing the news and are inconsolable since then

  • Saturday, 18 September 2021
Jay Panda assures Kendrapara family to bring back their stranded son from Oman

Bhubaneswar: After contributing to a series of successful repatriations of Odisha youths stranded on foreign shores, the  former MP Baijayant Jay Panda has once again assured another Kendrapara family that he will do the needful to bring back their son presently stranded in Oman. Panda met the family members of Abdul, a resident of Padampur […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Oman labourers
17 migrant labourers from Odisha stranded in Oman

Bhubaneswar: As many as 17 residents from Odisha who had gone to Oman to work there as labourers are stranded in the foreign shores. While eight of the stranded labourers hail from Ganjam district, rest of them are from Balasore and Bhubaneswar. According to sources, all of them had gone to Muscat, capital of Oman, […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Families of Odia labourers urge Govt to rescue kin from Oman

Khurdha: Alleging torture and exploitation, families of five Odia migrant labourers from Balugaon Mathapatna village under Banpur police limits of Khurdha district working in Oman have urged the government to take steps for their rescue and safe return to Odisha. The families, after getting information, have approached the district administration seeking the government’s intervention in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Culture, tradition come alive as Odias celebrate Utkal Dibas in Oman

Muscat: In an effort to keep the culture and tradition of Odisha alive, members of the Odia Wing of the Indian Social Club Muscat celebrated Utkal Dibas recently in Oman.   Expressing the spirit of patriotism and fellow-feeling , over 500 Odia members residing in different parts of Oman gathered at the Indian Embassy and […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Odia tortured in Oman
Odia labourer alleges torture in Oman; family seeks govt intervention

Bhubaneswar: A labourer from Patrapur village of Kendrapara district has alleged torture by his company officials in Oman. The man has been identified as Ashutosh Dhala. According to reports, the family of Dhala was not aware of his whereabouts for two months till he sent a voice message and narrated his ordeal to them. Talking […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Odia sweets make Oman debut

By Dillip Pradhan Muscat: Women members of the Odia Wing of the Indian Social Club Oman (ISC) organised a traditional and authentic sweet-making event at the ISC Hall recently. Draped in traditional saris, women members of the community had displayed over 32 types of sweets such as Chenapoda, Chenagaja, Rasagola, Chudaghasa, Rasabara, Labanglati, Khaja, Gaja, […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
India, Uzbekistan set $1-bn bilateral trade target

New Delhi: India and Uzbekistan set an annual bilateral trade target of $1 billion to be achieved within two years and agreed to boost connectivity as the two sides signed 17 agreements across a range of sectors following delegation-level talks led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev here at Delhi today. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
PM woos investors at Oman-India business meeting

Muscat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met with industry leaders of the Gulf and West Asia region at the India-Oman business meeting here during which he pitched India as an attractive destination to do business. Modi, who arrived in Muscat on Sunday, from Dubai on the last leg of his three-nation tour, also met Deputy […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021