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Tryst with divinity leads Indian expat to win AED10 million in raffle draw

It seems that higher powers were smiling on an Indian expat who was on a pilgrimage tour to Shirdi in India as he won an incredible AED10...

UAE confers top civilian honour Zayed Medal upon Indian PM Modi

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has conferred its highest civilian honour-Zayed Medal upon Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in...

Income only requirement to sponsor families for expats, says UAE govt

Expatriates living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have a reason to cheer as the Government has approved a new rule under which foreign...

Shah Rukh Khan meets Gwyneth Paltrow in final leg of Dubai’s #BeMyGuest campaign

There was a unique tryst between Bollywood and Hollywood as Shah Rukh Khan reaches the final leg of Dubai Tourism’s #BeMy Guest campaign...

National Museum of Qatar opens in Doha

Art lovers in the Middle East now have a brand-new beautiful museum to visit as the National Museum of Qatar has been opened for the public...

Five Indian expats from UAE in Forbes’ Billionaires List

Retail magnate Yusuff Ali MA, managing director and chairman of Lulu Group International takes the crown as the top Indian business owner in...

Sehwag plays cricket on Dubai airport tarmac as Emirates reveals ICC Cricket World Cup-themed livery

As the world counts down to the most anticipated cricketing event, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in May, renowned former Indian opening...

Dubai developer Emaar launching blockchain-based token

Emaar Properties, one of the largest developers in the United Arab Emirates is set to launch a loyalty programme powered by blockchain...

India to increase Saudia Arabia flying rights by 40 per cent from April 1

Saudi Arabia is one of the only beneficiaries of India’s tightly managed foreign flying rights by allowing the oil-rich nation a 40 per...

Shah Rukh Khan launches ‘#BeMyGuest’ sequel to promote Dubai tourism

Badshah of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan is once again back in Dubai with the latest sequel of the award winning promotional campaign...

Saudi Crown Prince orders release of 850 Indian prisoners

As a goodwill gesture to toward the deepening ties with India, the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia has ordered the release...

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4,705 Indians lodged in Gulf prisons, mostly in Saudi Arabia, UAE

As many as 4,705 Indian nationals are lodged in various prisons of the Gulf countries, with most of them lodged in jails of Saudi Arabia and...

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Number of restaurants and cafes reach 11,813 in Dubai

Food aficionados have another reason to go to Dubai as the total number of restaurants and cafes in this wonder city has reached 11,813 at...

New 550m high tower Burj Jumeira to become another icon of Dubai’s skyline

A new architectural marvel in the form of 550m high tower known as Burj Jumeira is coming up in Dubai. Its design has been inspired by the...

Rahul Gandhi to visit UAE on January 11, 12

Buoyed by victories in the elections of three Indian States, Congress president Rahul Gandhi is set to extend international outreach among...

Amnesty for Indians staying illegally in UAE ends today

The amnesty extended by the United Arab Emirates(UAE) to the Indians illegally staying in the country ends on 31 December 2018, that is...

Dubai to host biggest yoga festival in 2019

Dubai is set to host the biggest festival of Yoga in 2019 to refresh the body, mind and spirit. The two-day festival is expected to be...

Dubai Police now boast of high-tech vehicle capable of recognising faces

Famous in the world for having the most modern technology in the world, Dubai Police now boast of a new high-tech vehicle which can...

DBS to double staff in Dubai to tap wealth of Middle East businessmen and rich NRIs

In order to capitalise on the growing wealth of Middle East businessmen and rich Non-Resident Indians, DBS plans to almost triple its...

India, UAE collaboration on Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence to generate USD20bn in benefits

Even as experts debate the application of Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence in governance and their potential exploitation, India and UAE...

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Spectacular fireworks at Burj Khalifa to mark Dubai’s New Year celebrations

Dubai is set to usher in the New Year with spectacular fireworks at Burj Khalifa on the back of popular demand. Special viewing platforms...

Dubai-based Careem acquires Indian bus-shuttle firm Commut

Hyderabad-based bus-shuttle app Commut, which was started by six alumni of IIIT-Hyderabad about three years ago, has been acquired by...

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'Hitman' Rohit Sharma leads India to victory against Pakistan in Asia Cup

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DFSA and MAS sign fintech agreement

In another step towards closer ties between Dubai and Singapore, the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and Monetary Authority of...

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