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...


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...


UAE’s lifestyle app launches in India

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


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...


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.


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 ...


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...


UAE issues first-ever birth certificate to child born to Hindu father and Muslim mother

Breaking the shackles of religious division, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued the first-ever birth certificate for a child born to...


Indians rejoice as foundation stone of first Hindu temple laid in UAE

Indians rejoice, hail UAE's pluralism as foundation stone of first Hindu temple laid in Abu Dhabi


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...


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...


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...


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...


Indian diaspora, missions celebrate Republic Day with patriotic fervour

The Republic Day was celebrated with much fanfare and patriotic fervour at various Indian missions spread across the world. Members of...


More than 350 NRIs from UAE participating in PBD 2019

Tears welled up in the eyes and a unique feeling of connecting with the motherland grasped the vast members of Indian diaspora as their...


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...


NRIs based in UAE investing in Indian real estate sector as rupee plummets

As the Indian Rupee’s slide against the US Dollar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dirham continues, a large number of Non-Resident...


UAE based Indian-origin businessmen donate SGDs 2.5 million for Kerala

Even as rescue operations continue in flood-battered Kerala, Indian-origin billionaire businessmen based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...


Kuwait sees significant drop in Indian workers from 2015 to 2017

Though the number of Indian workers earning their livelihood in Kuwait has seen a significant drop between 2015 and 2017, there is no such...


Cases of Indians committing suicide in Gulf nations on the rise

There has been a spurt in the number of Indians committing suicide in the Gulf nations pointing to the pathetic conditions of Indian workers...


Indian hits jackpot in UAE, wins AED10 million in raffle draw

An Indian has hit a jackpot by winning 10 AED 10 million in a raffle draw in United Arab Emirates.


10-year residency visa launched in UAE for investors, doctors, specialists

In a new move that will bring smiles to the faces of expatriates, United Arab Emirates (UAE) has decided that investors and specialists such...