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United Arab Emirates

Aramco to buy Shell's stake in Saudi refining JV for USD 631 million

The purchase is part of Aramco’s strategy to expand its downstream operations, will be completed later this year.

22 Apr 2019 9:07 AM

'It's the pinnacle of the game in one-day cricket,' says Starc on the upcoming WC

Starc found a spot in the 15-member World Cup squad announced by the Cricket Australia on April 15.

21 Apr 2019 6:43 PM

Stone laying ceremony of first Hindu temple to commence in Abu Dhabi

Thousands of followers are expected to attend the foundation stone laying ceremony of the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi on Saturday.

20 Apr 2019 12:54 PM

Elite Emirati crown prince entrapped in Muellar report on apparent Russian meddling

One of the most powerful leaders in the UAE has found himself entangled in Robert Mueller’s report on US President Donald Trump.

20 Apr 2019 12:29 PM

Dale Steyn backing South Africa to win the World Cup

'We just need to go there and hope a bit of luck- weather, a missed no-ball goes your way, and you could win the tournament,' said Steyn

18 Apr 2019 11:27 AM


'I would have preferred 16 players': Ravi Shastri

'I don't get involved in selection. If we have any opinion, we let the captain known,' added Shastri.

17 Apr 2019 6:02 PM

'I was surprised to hear that I'm in the 15-member squad', says Abu Jayed

The 25-year-old has picked up 11 wickets in five Tests and four wickets from three T20Is but is uncapped in ODI cricket.

17 Apr 2019 12:50 PM

9-year-old Indian girl wins USD 1 million jackpot in Dubai

Eliza M, a grade school student, won the jackpot with ticket No.0333, the Khaleej Times reported.

17 Apr 2019 9:44 AM

ICC-UNICEF come together to build a better world for every child: #OneDay4Children

There will be #OneDay4Children activity throughout all 48 matches of the World Cup 2019.

16 Apr 2019 4:29 PM

Shami credits management for helping him rediscover confidence

After the 2015 edition the fast bowler subsequently suffered from weight gain and did not play one-day cricket for two years.

16 Apr 2019 12:41 PM


‘Have no issues with the return of Smith, Warner’: Finch

After a year-long ban by CA for their involvement in ball-tampering incident, Smith and Warner were named in Australia’s 2019 WC squad.

16 Apr 2019 11:45 AM

Indian student in Abu Dhabi developed robots to protect marine life, help farmers

He is the ambassador of Drop It Youth, Tunza Eco Generation, and an active member of the Emirates Environmental Group.

12 Apr 2019 8:43 AM

'We had played average cricket in 2011 World Cup': Gary Kirsten

Kirsten also gave insights on why MS Dhoni, then ODI skipper of India promoted himself ahead of Yuvraj Singh in the finals of the match.

11 Apr 2019 5:05 PM

'It's history now, I want to move forward and play for Australia again': Bancroft

In March last year, Bancroft was caught using sandpaper to alter the condition of the match-ball during the third test against SA.

11 Apr 2019 2:19 PM

Jamal Khashoggi's family denies talks of settlement with Saudi govt

'Currently, trial is taking place and no settlement discussion had been or is discussed,' posted on Salah Khashoggi's Twitter account.

11 Apr 2019 7:24 AM


2019 ICC Cricket World Cup warm-up fixture tickets set to be sold

The ten competing teams will play two matches each across four official host venues in England will not carry official ODI status.

10 Apr 2019 9:21 AM

Saudi Aramco breaks record as demand for its bond tops USD 85 billion

Aramco was expected to raise around USD 10 billion from the deal.

09 Apr 2019 2:09 PM

'We're making the same mistakes in every game’: Moeen Ali

Talking about the qualifying chances for RCB, the 31-year old said, 'we just need to improve and we need to win, obviously, all the games'.

08 Apr 2019 9:49 PM

70 dead, thousands evacuated as more rain forecast in Iran

Iran moved to evacuate more towns and villages threatened by floods after forecasts for more rains in the southwest of the country.

06 Apr 2019 1:33 PM

Iran to blacklist US military if Washington designates militants as 'terrorists'

The United States is expected to designate the Revolutionary Guards a foreign terrorist organization, three US officials told Reuters.

06 Apr 2019 1:02 PM