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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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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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