The first Zafran Indian Bistro in Riyadh opens–with wall art by Arab artist Jeffar Khaldi

BE2C2 Report — The first Zafran Indian Bistro in Riyadh is now open, with a difference. A stunning collage art installation depicting the arts and history of India juxtaposed with local images was created exclusively for the venue by Arab artist Read more ›

Indian restaurant shut down in UK after diners rush out finding cockroaches

MAMOSA Report — Diners were forced to abandon their meals at an Indian restaurant after health inspectors found an infestation of cockroaches. Sand’s in Leicester, UK, was shut with immediate effect following a tip-off from a member of the public. Read more ›

Indian-origin woman pleads guilty for her role in H1-B visa fraud scheme in USA

New York: An Indian-origin woman has pleaded guilty for her role in an H1B visa fraud scheme under which foreign workers were recruited by two IT firms here but were not employed full time or paid according to federal rules. Read more ›

Overseas Pakistanis “unaware they own” a $587M organization

BE2C2 Report: Irshad Salim, Riyadh; JAN 11, 2017 — Pakistani expatriates collectively own a $587 million+ organization back home but were unaware until the newly appointed Chairman of the Overseas Pakistan Foundation (OPF) broke the news last week  at a Read more ›

Only four countries are landing destination for 70pct of world’s 28m migrants

(BE2C2 Report: Irshad Salim); Nov 3, 2016 — The United States of America is one of four countries (all Western) where the world’s high-skilled immigrants are increasingly living, a new World Bank policy research paper has revealed. The other three Western Read more ›

France calls on Britain to take some 1,500 migrant children left in Calais “Jungle”

PARIS, Oct. 30 (UPI) — French President Francois Hollande called on the United Kingdom to take responsibility for some 1,500 unaccompanied children left at the Calais migrant camp. Hollande said children left at the so-called “Jungle” camp would be “very Read more ›

An Indian company sent 6,000 bags of green tea to Donald Trump to “cleanse” him

JUL 14, 2016 — An Indian company has sent some 6,000 bags of India’s famed Assam green tea to Donald Trump to help him “purify” his mind. Kolkata-based TE-A-ME, expects that the tea would last the presumptive Republican presidential nominee four Read more ›

The US has cut off the path to citizenship for India and China’s most exceptionally talented people

JUL 14, 2016 — For the first time in nine years, the cap on a prized US visa for the most skilled Chinese and Indian workers is set to be reached. On July 11, the US State Department announced that Read more ›