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Dubai

Age no bar: 97-yr-old Indian-origin man renews driving licence in UAE

A 97-year-old Indian-origin man in the UAE has got his driving licence renewed for the next four years.

11 Feb 2019 11:33 AM

Indian groups in UAE miss deadline to suggest changes in new draft Immigration Act

Several Indian expatriate groups in the UAE have missed the deadline to recommend changes in India's new draft Immigration Act.

20 Jan 2019 3:13 PM

Military cargo plane with 9 onboard overshoots runway, crashes in Iran

Some reports on Iranian media said 10 people were on board and that they were killed.

14 Jan 2019 12:42 PM

'At home with family': UAE releases first picture of 'runaway' princess

Sheikha Latifa has not been seen publicly since she was allegedly captured at sea in March as she attempted to flee UAE.

25 Dec 2018 11:38 AM

When Iran exports fall after US sanctions, Saudi to open its oil tap

Saudi is only producer with significant spare capacity of around 2 million bpd that can be tapped to compensate loss of Iranian supplies.

04 Nov 2018 1:37 PM

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Oil market is balanced, says Qatar energy minister

Oil prices have been rising as US sanctions against Iran’s crude exports are set to start next month.

08 Oct 2018 10:54 AM

Indian man charged for groping woman in Dubai

The complainant said the incident took place on August 3.

25 Sep 2018 6:10 PM

10 passengers taken ill on Dubai-New York flight, being treated, says Emirates

On arrival at JFK, the passengers were immediately checked by local health authorities and medical support was given.

05 Sep 2018 8:59 PM

Saudi Arabia aims to keep crude in USD 70 to USD 80 band: sources

Saudi Arabia still wants to keep oil prices as high as possible without offending Washington.

05 Sep 2018 9:41 AM

Qatar lifts exit visa system; workers can now leave without permits

Doha is keen to show it is tackling allegations of worker exploitation as it prepares to host the 2022 soccer World Cup.

05 Sep 2018 8:20 AM

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Iran to unveil new fighter jet, develop missiles: Defence minister

Trump in May withdrew from 2015 accord between Iran and world powers that curbed Tehran’s nuclear activity in exchange for sanctions relief.

19 Aug 2018 1:17 PM

Abu Dhabi based father-son duo travel to India, breaks world record

The two visited seven heritage sites, covering nearly 300 km, in exactly 11 hours, 33 minutes and 18 seconds.

16 Aug 2018 4:26 PM

Indian oil tanker suffers explosion off Oman, 3 crew missing

The company did not identify the nationalities of the missing.

15 Aug 2018 3:18 PM

Indian family 'living like prisoners' in UAE offered jobs, help

Officials of India's Consulate in Dubai approached the family in Sharjah and offered them aid in 'documentation as requested by the family'.

10 Jul 2018 12:34 PM

Indian boy honoured in Dubai for spreading environmental awareness

Mohammed distributed hand-decorated reusable bags to groceries in Karama after he grew tired of seeing plastic bags wasted on deliveries.

04 Jul 2018 5:08 PM

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Emirates to discontinue 'Hindu meal' option

The airline said that Hindu passengers would still be able to choose from a variety of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian.

04 Jul 2018 11:27 AM

UAE to tow icebergs from Antarctica to its coasts for drinking water

Company is developing technology to reduce project costs, ensure zero ice melting during transport, facilitate water-transfer processes.

02 Jul 2018 2:22 PM

Indian-origin head chef of UAE restaurant under fire for ‘anti-Islam’ remarks

The anti-Islam tweet created a furore on social media, with twitterati calling for firing the chef.

12 Jun 2018 6:42 PM

Indian hits jackpot in UAE, wins Rs 18 crore in lottery

Dickson Kattithara Abraham, who lives in Nigeria, had purchased the ticket in Big Ticket Abu Dhabi.

03 Jun 2018 2:35 PM

OPEC, non-OPEC discuss around 1 mn bpd oil output rise: sources

OPEC and non-OPEC ministers meet next in Vienna on June 22-23, and the final decision will be taken there.

25 May 2018 1:49 PM

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