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IMF urges Saudi Arabia to contain spending as deficit widens

Saudi Arabia has embarked on an ambitious reform drive, known as Vision 2030.

23 May 2018 6:41 PM

Saudi arrests 10 women's rights activists, makes clear State is supreme

The arrest comes one month before the kingdom is slated to lift its driving ban on women.

23 May 2018 11:42 AM

UAE launches 10-year residency visa programme for ‘exceptional talents’

The decision is in line with the country’s position as a primary destination for international investors and global talents.

21 May 2018 3:14 PM

Indian christian businessman gifts mosque to Muslim workers in UAE

Saji Cheriyan, 49, who hails from Kerala’s Kayamkulam, built the mosque for Muslim workers living in a worker accommodation in Fujairah.

17 May 2018 2:53 PM

Dharmendra Pradhan unveils DSF-II bid round

DSF Round-I was a success which has given "immense confidence on the upcoming discoveries under DSF-II".

14 May 2018 6:00 PM

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Hassan Rouhani says Iran may remain part of nuclear accord

Rouhani has said Iran would stay committed to the deal, which Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia also signed.

14 May 2018 12:37 PM

Saudi detains 'thousands' for months without trial: HRW

Official data from interior ministry showed that authorities had detained 2,305 people for more than six months -- some for over a decade.

06 May 2018 2:21 PM

Indian hits jackpot, wins USD 1.9 million in Abu Dhabi lottery

Anil Varghese Theveril, 50, who works in Kuwait, said he hit the jackpot on the ticket number that matches with his son’s date of birth.

04 May 2018 11:56 AM

India retains its top spot for tourism in Dubai

India has topped the list of Dubai's source markets for inbound tourism.

29 Apr 2018 3:54 PM

Saudi Aramco appoints first woman to the board

They are joined by Lynn Laverty Elsenhans, the former chairwoman, president and CEO of US oil refiner Sunoco Inc.

29 Apr 2018 3:40 PM

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Indian woman’s decomposed body found in UAE home, husband ‘fled’ to Kerala

According to police, her husband, along with their 2 kids, managed to escape to India after allegedly killing and burying her in house.

26 Apr 2018 8:13 PM

Iran vows 'expected and unexpected' moves if US exits deal

The deal reached between Iran, the US and five other world powers put curbs on Iran’s nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions relief.

21 Apr 2018 2:13 PM

Runaway Dubai princess, brought back by India, 'doing excellent' back home

'What I can confirm is they took her and she was brought back,' the source close to Dubai govt said on condition of anonymity.

18 Apr 2018 5:16 PM

Indian nurse from Kerala plunges to death from hospital's rooftop in UAE

The woman, identified as Suja Singh from Kerala, jumped from Al Ain hospital's building on Sunday afternoon, the Gulf News reported.

10 Apr 2018 6:26 PM

Saudi to consider turning Qatar border into nuclear waste site: reports

The proposal signals a new low in the 10-month-old feud between Qatar and a quartet of nations that includes Saudi Arabia.

10 Apr 2018 3:37 PM

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Iran hit by global cyber attack that left US Flag on screens

The attack apparently affected 200,000 router switches across the world in a widespread attack.

08 Apr 2018 3:22 PM

British editor in UAE gets 10 yrs of jail for wife’s murder

The former editor of the English-language Gulf News had faced the possibility of the death penalty in the July 2017 killing.

25 Mar 2018 3:33 PM

Modi plans visit to UAE with hopes to boost ties

PM Modi will be in the UAE on February 10 and 11 and will address the sixth World Government Summit in Dubai.

05 Feb 2018 4:47 PM

UAE says Qatar fighter jets intercept flight; Doha denies

The claim could further escalate tensions between Qatar and the four Arab nations that have been boycotting it for months.

15 Jan 2018 4:51 PM

Tax-free promiseland disappearing: UAE, Saudi to impose VAT from 2018

Along with higher education in UAE, VAT will apply to food, clothes, electronics, gasoline, phone, water, electricity bills, hotel bookings.

27 Dec 2017 3:23 PM

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