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Two Indians in Dubai get 500-year jail sentences for USD 200-mn scam

Two Indians have been sentenced to 517 years in jail by the Dubai misdemeanours court for duping thousands of investors in a USD200 million...

Future of Indian engineers working in Kuwait in the doldrums

The future of Indian engineers working in Kuwait is in the doldrums and they are facing the prospect of deportation back to their home...

Jet Airways flight from Dubai hits catering vehicle at Delhi airport

A major accident was narrowly averted at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi yesterday night when the wing of a Jet Airways...

Dubai gears up to host world’s first AI Show on April 11, 12

Dubai is set to host the first edition of the world’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) Show on April 11 and 12. The event is being organised...

New representative office of Axis Bank in Sharjah to focus on remittances business

To tap the remittances business in the United Arab Emirates, Axis Bank has opened a new representative office in Sharjah. It will also offer...

Indian students’ app for encouraging people to use public transport wins award in Dubai

Indian students have again brought laurels to Dubai as they have won the first prize at the second Youth for Public Transport (Y4PT)...

NRI Haj pilgrims can now submit their passport until April 30

In view of the demands of Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) planning their Haj pilgrimage in 2018, the Haj Committee of India has decided to...

Shabana Azmi starrer Indian film ‘5 Rupya’ to be showcased in Dubai

The poignant story of an eight-year-old orphan boy and his grandmother vividly captured in the Indian film ‘5 Rupya’ (5 rupees) will be...

Non-Resident Kannandigas soon to be issued NRK cards: Dr Arathi Krishna

NRIs of the Indian State of Karnataka will soon be issued Non-Resident Kannadigas (NRK) cards which will entail various benefits to them,...

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UAE-based Indian businessman richer than Trump, says Forbes

A Non-Resident Indian (NRI) businessman based in United Arab Emirates and Chairman of Lulu Group, MA Yusuffali has beaten US President...

7,850 Indians jailed in foreign countries, maximum in Saudi Arabia

About 7,850 Indians are lodged in jails abroad, stated Indian Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh in Parliament. He also...

Sridevi’s body reaches Mumbai from Dubai, funeral today

The body of Bollywood actress Sridevi, who passed away in Dubai on Saturday, will reach India later today as the Public Prosecutor's Office...

Sridevi’s cause of death accidental drowning in bath tub: Dubai Police

The mystery surrounding the death of Bollywood actress Sridevi has been compounded as Dubai Police have confirmed that their initial...

Sridevi was preparing for dinner date with husband Boney Kapoor moments before her death

One of Bollywood’s classic superstars Sridevi was reportedly preparing for a dinner date with her husband Boney Kapoor when she suffered a...

Bollywood actress Sridevi dies of cardiac arrest in Dubai

Famous Indian actress Sridevi died in Dubai after suffering a cardiac arrest. She was 54. Hailed as the first female superstar, she was in...

Santheesh becomes 125th Indian to win USD1 million in Dubai Duty Free raffle

A record has been created as Santheesh Kumar has become the 125th Indian national to win USD1 million in the Dubai Duty Free raffle draw.

Land sought for shifting Bur Dubai temple

Even as the laying of the foundation stone of the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi made the headlines during the recent visit of Indian Prime...

Air India planning direct flights between Abu Dhabi and Indian cities

In view of the developing bonds between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Air India will soon have direct flights connecting the...

15.8 million tourists flocked to Dubai last year propelled by India contributing 2.1 million

Close on the heels of Singapore reporting an incredible 17.4 million visitors last year, Dubai has also emerged as a top destination on the...

India, Oman bonds unbreakable, to get stronger: Modi

“Oman’s strong and unbreakable bonds of friendship with India are only set to get stronger,” asserted Indian Prime Minister Narendra...

Indian diaspora 'a bridge of friendship' between India, Gulf: PM Modi

"The Indian diaspora is a bridge of friendship between India and the Gulf states. They are also active participants in the prosperity and...

First Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi to be a beacon of Indian culture, UAE’s spirit of tolerance: Suri

The first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi whose foundation stone will be laid by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be a beacon of Indian...

India-UAE to sign 12 agreements during Modi’s upcoming visit

About 12 agreements will be signed between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the...

Sushma Swaraj mesmerises Indian diaspora with powerful oratory in Saudi Arabia

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj mesmerised members of Indian diaspora with a powerful speech at a reception in Riyadh, the...

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