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Dubai bank Emirates NBD begins operations in India

Bank plans to invest USD 100 million capital into its Indian operations, Emirates NBD said.

09 Nov 2017 1:30 PM

IMF projects deficits of $320 billion for Mideast oil exporters

IMF said economic growth in these countries bottomed out to around half a per cent in 2017.

31 Oct 2017 1:18 PM

Freeze Qatar’s GCC membership: Bahrain foreign minister

The GCC is a political and economic union including Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Kuwait.

30 Oct 2017 4:49 PM

Indo-UAE ties: measures taken to strengthen cooperation in defence, security, trade

The two delegations expressed satisfaction at the ‘great progress’ achieved in the bilateral relationship.

30 Oct 2017 1:31 PM

Qatar says its hosting of FIFA World Cup 'not up for discussion' amid Gulf crisis

Qatar has long denied supporting extremists while it shares a massive offshore natural gas field with Tehran.

11 Oct 2017 4:21 PM

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If FIFA World Cup goes out of Qatar, diplomatic crisis will end: UAE officials

Qatari officials did not respond to a request for comment on Monday.

09 Oct 2017 12:13 PM

Kuwait Emir frees 22 Indian prisoners; commutes sentences of 97

Indian mission said that it would provide all possible assistance for their travel to India after their release or completion of sentences.

02 Oct 2017 4:54 PM

UAE woman saves Indian driver's life by using Islamic robe to put out fire

Al Sharhan, head of the ambulance and rescue section, said they want to honour the bravery of the 'abaya woman'.

02 Oct 2017 2:58 PM

Iran will react strongly to any wrong move by US on nuclear deal: Ayatollah

Washington extended some sanctions relief for Iran on Thursday under Tehran’s 2015 deal with world powers.

17 Sep 2017 8:14 PM

Amid crisis, Qatar restores diplomatic ties with Iran disregarding Arab nations' demand

Despite recalling its ambassador in 2016, Iran and Qatar maintained their valuable commercial ties.

24 Aug 2017 11:38 AM

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Dubai: Man arrested for trying to smuggle 5.7 million amphetamine pills in sheep intestines

Customs authorities discovered the pills when they inspected the cargo before it was to be released and taken to a warehouse.

22 Aug 2017 3:09 PM

Qatar denies blocking haj pilgrimage flights as Saudi wait for landing rights

Qatar and Saudi, along with three other Arab states, have been locked in a political row which severed transport ties to Doha in June.

21 Aug 2017 3:09 PM

Mystery Qatari Sheikh, royal family member, pushed into Gulf crisis spotlight

Saudi Arabian authorities highlighted the role of the mysterious Qatari in reopening the border.

21 Aug 2017 10:51 AM

Iranian drone comes within 1,000 ft of US fighter jets

In a similar encounter Aug 8, the Navy said an Iranian drone came within 100 feet (30 meters) of an F-18 preparing to land on the Nimitz.

15 Aug 2017 11:42 AM

Dubai: 86-storey Torch tower, world's tallest skyscraper, catches fire

The fire started on the 63rd floor, said Dubai police commander-in-chief Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri.

04 Aug 2017 10:45 AM

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UAE cautions Indians about visa fraud, says not to seek jobs on visit permit

The advisory follows a high number of calls to the Consulate by Indian workers who have been duped by agents regularly.

03 Aug 2017 9:01 PM

Gulf crisis: Saudi says internationalisation of holy sites 'a declaration of war'

'We are tired of responding to false information and stories invented from nothing,' Sheikh Mohammed told Al Jazeera TV.

31 Jul 2017 12:20 PM

Arab countries say yes to Qatar dialogue with conditions

Arab nations will allow Qatari planes to use air corridors in emergencies, the Saudi state news agency SPA said on Sunday.

31 Jul 2017 8:05 AM

More sanctions in line after Qatar turns down Gulf nations' demand: reports

The four Arab states cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of backing terrorist groups and cozying up to their arch-foe Iran.

30 Jul 2017 1:16 PM

Pervez Musharraf mulled using nukes against India after 2001 attack: report

Musharraf has been living in Dubai since last year when he was allowed to leave Pakistan on pretext of medical treatment.

27 Jul 2017 4:52 PM

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