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domestic

Informal (esp in police use) an incident of violence in the home, esp between a man and a woman
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Al Abri said the decision falls within Article No (3) of the federal law that was issued by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan on domestic help, which ensures the protection of this category of people from any injustice against them, including discrimination on the basis of race, colour, faith, nationality, or social background.
Fortunately, the housemaid was taken to the welfare shelter that the embassy provides for abused domestic helps.
According to the Delhi Police, the accused barged into a house that belonged to the director of a well- known real estate company and gagged the victim along with her domestic help before fleeing with valuables worth about ` 54 lakh.
Saudi recruitment agencies are hopeful that they will be able to recruit Indian housemaids within three months to meet the acute shortage of domestic help in the Kingdom.
In a heartrending incident in early 2013, a 17-year old Sri Lankan domestic help Rizana Nafeek was beheaded in Saudi Arabia over her alleged killing of a child, who was looked after by her, via suffocation.
Since her indictment in the visa fraud case and Khobragade's transfer back to India, other Indian diplomats in the US have reportedly been worried that the authorities are likely to act against them, since their domestic helps come on A3 visa, subjecting them to the US laws, like Richards.
The surging demand for domestic help in such families is fuelling a business that largely thrives on human trafficking by unregulated placement agencies.
com)-- India has always been a labor intensive country which takes a little extra time to accept any new technology; as a result washing machines growth rate has been slow since the introduction along with easy availability of cheap domestic help which has proved to be a major restraint in growth of the washing machines market in India.
Reports indicate that salaries of domestic helps can increase to more than SR2,000 for the month, he said.
Cashing in on the growing demand for domestic helps in the city, some placement agencies are now allegedly taking security deposits of up to ` 35,000 from clients.
The new landmark pact is intended at smoothening process while hiring people from the island nation on the Indian Ocean and to ascertain safety to all people currently working as domestic helps in Saudi Arabia.
The domestic helps are not even covered under any minimum wage rule, except in Karnataka that has set a[sup.