Indian Expatriates celebrate Eid al-Adha in Kuwait

 Eid al-Adha, which in Arabic literally means 'festival of the sacrifice', marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage.Despite hot weather, Muslims across Kuwait celebrated Eid Al Adha with full of energy and zeal. Various Indian community associations had organized special Eid prayers in their local languages across Kuwait. Many Muslims also performed Qurbani (sacrifice) in Kuwait by purchasing goats/sheep from local market and getting ritual done at slaughterhouse.  Millions of Muslims...

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Kerala journalist’s death: outcry over police ‘inaction’

Lapses in investigating accident involving IAS officer : The State police have drawn public criticism for not investigating the driver of the car that killed journalist K. M. Basheer immediately after the accident and at the spot itself. The untimely death of the journalist caused a public outcry after the police revealed rather belatedly that the “inebriated and reckless driver” behind the wheel was IAS officer Sriram Venkitaraman.By some eyewitness accounts, the officers who showed up at the spot...

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Detention for driving over 170 kms per hour

The interior ministry’s relations and security information department’s acting Director General Brig Tawheed Al-Kandari warned about strict punishments against speeding motorists.He said those who drive over 170 km/h will be detained for 48 hours and their cars will be impounded for endangering others and themselves. He said grave violations occur at weekends and more than 30 persons are detained.Source : Al Qabas/Kuwait Times

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Indian commits suicide in Farwaniya

The remains of an Indian who allegedly ended his life by hanging himself with a rope inside his room have been referred to the Forensic medicine for an autopsy, reports Al-Rai daily.The incident happened in Farwaniya. After his co-workers informed the authorities, police and paramedics rushed to the spot and found the corpse dangling with a rope around his neck.Meanwhile, a Kuwaiti who is believed to be in his 30s died and his brother and a friend who were injured have been admitted to the intensive...

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Kuwait human rights council checks on detained illegal residents

A delegation of the National Diwan for Human Rights has visited the public prison inspecting conditions of illegal residents' detainees.Yousef Al-Sagr, a board member, said in a statement on Saturday that the delegation met the detainees for four hours on Thursday. They examined their conditions, inquired about their interrogations and listened to the inmates' remarks.They met the detainees individually, he said, indicating that reports would be filed to the competent authorities of the state in this...

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Ministerial report calls for dissolution of Parliament

A government source disclosed that a report prepared by the concerned ministerial committee that evaluated the relationship between the two authorities concluded on dissolving the National Assembly before February, indicating it’s the best decision for the Government and lawmakers alike.The source informed that the report, which will be referred to the political leadership, stated that cooperation of Government with the National Assembly was good, although it did not achieve 60 percent of its desire....

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IMA to host Two Days of Intensive Seerah Camp on 9th & 10th FEB 2018

Under the patronage of Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs and Masjid Al-Kabir, Indian Muslim Association (IMA) is organizing an In-depth 2 days Seerah Workshop  on 9th and 10th of February 2018 at Rajdhani Palace Bouquet Hall, Khaitan. Renowned Islamic scholar and Motivational speaker Mr. Ameenul Hasan will conduct this workshop and Mr. Fahad Sarwani from Bahrain will also take part as guest spkeaker​. Seerah Retreat is a one of a kind immersive for the entire family. It takes you back...

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SECRET OF PEACE AND HAPPINESS a public Lecture by world renowned Islamic scholar Yusuf Estes

Under the patronage of the Islamic Presentation Committee and in collaboration with Masjid Al Kabeer and Aayat Charitable Organization IMA, DAWAH NOW & EDC are jointly organizing a public lecture where world renowned Islamic scholar Yusuf Estes will give thought provoking speech on the topic “SECRET OF PEACE AND HAPPINESS” on Friday 29/12/2017 at the International Islamic Charity Organization, Near PACI office, South Surra at 7:30 pm.  People of all faiths are welcome, and separate arrangement...

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Exclusive video Interview With Educationist Mr. Abdul Qadeer, Founder Of Shaheen Group Of Institutions

Q8india.com, the community portal for the Indians living in Kuwait recently interviewed Educationist Dr. Abdul Qadeer, the founder of Shaheen Group of Institutions.Dr. Qadeer was in Kuwait to promote Al Shaheen online education scheme for GCC student. [embed]https://youtu.be/56mh4MrTnoA[/embed]During the interview Mr. Qadeer said Al Shaheen will launch an exclusive online NEET coaching for GCC students, he said students from GCC countries can sign up for this NEET AT HOME online class room and they...

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Dr. Arathi Krishna addresses Karnataka community in Kuwait

Today Non Resident Indian Forum, Karnataka Government of India 's Deputy Chairman Dr.Arathi Krishna is in Kuwait. Kannada Koota Kuwait has organised event @ Indian Embassy Kuwait.All Karnataka Association Presidents were invited for this event.(Tulu Koota,Bhantara Sangha, Mogaveera Sangha, Billava Sangha, Kerala Karanataka Muslim Welfare Society. KCW etc)Dr.Arathi Krishna briefed about the NRI Policy of Karnataka and NRI Forum Services like1. Government Order on NRI Policy2.Preambme3.Vision4.Mission5....

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