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Virat Kohli leapfrogs to top of ICC ODI rankings for batsmen

Kohli left behind AB de Villiers of South Africa and Australia's David Warner to attain no 1 ranking .

13 Jun 2017 5:24 PM

Indian woman stabbed to death in Kuwait; husband missing

The officers found the body in a pool of blood with stab wounds and furniture scattered all over the place.

13 Jun 2017 5:22 PM

UAE exempts Qataris married to Emiratis from expulsion order

In the worst Gulf Arab crisis for years, the UAE, along with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, cut diplomatic and travel and trade ties with Qatar.

12 Jun 2017 5:26 PM

Your turn will come: Islamic State threatens attack on Saudi Arabia

In a video that seems to have been recorded before the attack on Tehran, five masked fighters were also shown threatening Shi'ites in Iran.

10 Jun 2017 1:52 PM

Measures taken by UAE aimed at pressuring Doha

'This is not about regime change this is about change of policy, change of approach', said UAE minister for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash.

07 Jun 2017 5:08 PM


Saudi-Qatar dispute: Emirates’ flights connecting Doha suspended

Emirates said, the last flight from Dubai-Doha will leave at 2:30 am on June 6 while the last flight in the other direction is at 3:50 am.

05 Jun 2017 6:15 PM

Luxury hotel in UAE hires 8 cats to help staff keep stress at bay

The hotel authorities said, felines were recruited as part of their ‘office cat’ policy to let employees unwind, increase productivity.

05 Jun 2017 5:27 PM

Qatar condemns Gulf nations' ‘unjustified’ decision to cut ties

The Qatari foreign ministry said that the measures were based on false and baseless claims.

05 Jun 2017 1:57 PM

Gulf crisis: Saudi, Bahrain, Egypt, UAE sever ties with Qatar citing terrorism

Saudi Arabia cut all land air and sea contacts with Qatar ‘and urges all brotherly countries and companies to do the same.’

05 Jun 2017 9:27 AM

UAE: Death sentence of 10 Indian convicts commuted to prison terms

Dinesh Kumar, first secretary for community affairs at the Indian Embassy, said that the verdict is a relief to the accused.

26 May 2017 8:10 PM


Indian billionaire in Dubai to pay for expat prisoners' tickets

Merchant is also working on providing financial aid to Ajman Police for the treatment of a policeman suffering from neurological disorder.

23 May 2017 3:40 PM

Dubai-based Indian billionaire to donate for expat prisoners' ticktes

Firoz Merchant, founder and chairman of Pure Gold Jewelers, has just signed a memorandum of understanding with the UAE's Faraj Fund.

23 May 2017 3:31 PM

Al-Qaeda in Yemen to reward AK-47 for first prize winner of its quiz

Other prizes included motorcycles, laptops, pistols and cash prizes of 20,000 rials (USD 80).

12 May 2017 5:54 PM

Saudi king's new order loosens guardianship rules on women

There are no specific laws barring women from these services, however some government bodies would request a male give his consent first.

05 May 2017 8:53 AM

German chancellor Merkel visits UAE, discusses diplomatic support for Yemen

While in Saudi Arabia, Angela Merkel had said she does not believe there can be a military solution to the war.

01 May 2017 7:00 PM


Saudi: 2 Indians' bodies lying in morgue for weeks as ex-bosses refuse to repatriate

The deceased workers were in the Kingdom over 20 years but had no job for some time until their death.

25 Apr 2017 7:24 PM

Saudi Arabian prince tops Forbes’ World’s Richest Arabs list again

The magazine unveiled its annual rankings of the World’s Richest Arabs in its April issue.

18 Apr 2017 2:44 AM

Saudi prince Alwaleed bin Talal maintains top rank in Forbes’ World's Richest Arabs

His estimated net worth is USD 18.7 billion, up by USD 1.4 billion, according to Forbes.

17 Apr 2017 11:24 AM

Indian worker in Dubai gets into drunken fight with countryman, beats him to death

Presiding judge Urfan Omar said the accused, who had pleaded innocent, will be deported after serving jail term.

16 Apr 2017 1:38 PM

Indian leaves UAE after being sacked for sending abusive texts to female journalist

The 31-year-old employee, who worked at Alpha Paints, sister company of National Paint, left UAE at 7 PM on Monday and returned to India

12 Apr 2017 12:22 PM