Flights were prevented by years of conflict in Iraq and sanctions against Saddam Hussein's regime after his invasion of Kuwait.
15 Feb 2019 12:08 PM
Prince Salman will arrive in India on February 19 on his maiden trip to the country.
12 Feb 2019 5:02 PM
A 97-year-old Indian-origin man in the UAE has got his driving licence renewed for the next four years.
11 Feb 2019 11:33 AM
Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir said the murder was carried out by Saudi officials 'acting outside their scope of authority'.
11 Feb 2019 11:19 AM
In a landmark decision, Abu Dhabi has included Hindi as the third official language used in its courts, alongside Arabic and English.
10 Feb 2019 12:10 PM
SIGAR said the US has dramatically increased air strikes, dropping 6,823 bombs in the first 11 months of 2018.
31 Jan 2019 12:26 PM
Two Saudi sisters whose bodies were found taped together committed suicide.
23 Jan 2019 1:28 PM
Nearly 5,000 people, including almost 500 IS fighters, have left Syria
23 Jan 2019 11:59 AM
Gunmen killed 10 Chadian peacekeepers and injured at least 25 others.
21 Jan 2019 8:50 AM
Israel's military said on Sunday its air defence systems intercepted a rocket fired from Syria.
21 Jan 2019 8:30 AM
A bomb blast in a bus killed three civilians on Sunday in the northern Syrian city of Afrin.
21 Jan 2019 8:24 AM
Several Indian expatriate groups in the UAE have missed the deadline to recommend changes in India's new draft Immigration Act.
20 Jan 2019 3:13 PM
Police have recommended Netanyahu's indictment in three separate corruption investigations.
20 Jan 2019 11:54 AM
The Saudi-led coalition has launched a series of airstrikes against targets in Yemen's capital Sanaa.
20 Jan 2019 10:55 AM
The Palestinians will launch a bid to become a full member of the United Nations
16 Jan 2019 12:24 PM
The top US diplomat, on an extensive Middle East tour, held talks with King Salman and his son Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman
15 Jan 2019 2:12 PM
Yemen's government and Houthi rebels were in different rooms
15 Jan 2019 12:28 PM
Some reports on Iranian media said 10 people were on board and that they were killed.
14 Jan 2019 12:42 PM
‘Canada is a country that understands how important it is to stand up for human rights and woman's rights,’ said Canadian PM Justin Trudeau.
12 Jan 2019 2:50 PM
The new law is seen as way to end secret divorces and ensure women are aware of marital status so they can protect rights such as alimony.
07 Jan 2019 8:35 AM