Indian bank manager charged for using fake signature to embezzle money in Dubai

The Court of First Instance in Dubai has charged a former Indian bank manager with embezzling more than AED120,000 from a customer’s...


UAE plans elaborate International Day of Yoga celebrations

As International Day of Yoga celebrations kick off around the world, the United Arab Emirates has also announced its plans for various...


UAE announces new education policy at par with international standards

In its efforts to advance the education sector and equip students with the latest skills in line with international standards, the United...


Dubai tourists to get free SIM cards on arrival at airport

Tourists visiting Dubai will no longer have to worry about expensive roaming charges or looking for WiFi connections.


UAE’s CE Ventures invests in Bengaluru’s FreshtoHome

UAE-based CE Ventures has invested USD11m into a Bengaluru-based company FreshtoHome, an e-commerce platform for fresh meat and fish...


Dubai Rugby Sevens to celebrate 50 years with pop star Kylie Minogue

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Dubai Rugby Sevens this year and fans are in for a musical treat with pop star Kylie Minogue set to...


UAE: Indian Embassy to celebrate Yoga Day on June 20

The fifth International Day of Yoga will be celebrated with much fanfare in Abu Dhabi on June 20 with an event organised by the Indian...


More wealthy NRIs may be tempted by UAE gold

The United Arab Emirates has undergone a massive makeover in the last few decades with greater emphasis on technology, global trade and...


Dubai introduces new employment law with provision for paternity leave

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has enacted a new employment law addressing key issues such as paternity leave, sick pay and...


Tyre of SpiceJet flight from Dubai to Jaipur bursts, all passengers safe

189 people aboard a SpiceJet aircraft had a miraculous escape today when their aircraft landed at the Jaipur airport in India with one of...

UAE’s lifestyle app launches in India

UAE’s app based lifestyle platform TravellerPass has been launched in India, making Bengaluru its first home.


Dubai Airports latest to ban disposable plastic

To minimize the use of plastic and create awareness about its harmful impact on the environment , Dubai Airports (DXB) has decided to ban...

Amazon Prime lands in the UAE

Amazon Prime is now officially available in the UAE, offering customers free delivery on millions of local and international items,...


Indian jewellery tycoon latest to get UAE permanent residency

Self-made businessman and jewellery tycoon, Firoz Merchant has become the latest Indian to be granted permanent residency in the United Arab...

Ghazal legend to perform in Dubai

Renowned Indian classical singer Talat Aziz is set to perform in Dubai on June 13 as part of a ghazal music tribute event for legends of the...

Indian businessman in Dubai helps poor in Pakistan district

An Indian businessman based in Dubai helped in installing over 60 hand-pumps in the poverty-stricken Tharparkar district of Pakistan.

Prominent Indian businessman Murij Manghnani dies in Dubai

One of the UAE’s most prominent Indian businessmen, Murij J Manghnani passed away at the age of 92, after a brief illness in Dubai on...

Two new direct flights to connect India to Abu Dhabi

Budget airline IndiGo has launched two new direct flights from New Delhi and Mumbai to Abu Dhabi.

Bus accident in Dubai kills 17; 12 Indians among fatalities

An accident of a bus which was on its way from Oman to Dubai has killed 17 people and injured three, according to Dubai police.


Indian billionaire gets UAE’s first Golden Card

Indian businessman Yusuff Ali, Chairman and Managing Director of Lulu Group, received the first residency “Golden Card” in Abu Dhabi...

Iconic Abu Dhabi Tower lit up in Tricolour

In a show of India-UAE solidarity, the iconic ADNOC tower in Abu Dhabi displayed the Tricolour and the flag of UAE as Narendra Modi took ...

20 lucky winners win free trip to Dubai as part of #BeMyGuest campaign

20 lucky persons are set for a dream Dubai vacation as they emerged winners in the #BeMyGuest tourism campaign. They will enjoy a...

Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan, brothers get married in joint ceremony

The holy month of Ramadan has brought cheers for the royal family of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan...

13 Indians rescued from burning cargo ship in UAE

13 Indian crew members were rescued from a burning cargo ship by the quick action of Sharjah Civil Defence firefighters. The ship was...

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Dubai attracts 4.75 million visitors in three months with biggest pull from India

The attraction of Dubai as a dream tourism destination continues to rise with nearly 5 million visitors in the first three months of the...


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