Dubai based filmmaker-cum-actress Zenofar Fathima creates a global online filmmaking competition

Dubai-based actress, filmmaker, producer, and influencer, Zenofar Fathima is hosting an online international filmmaking competition -...


Emirates to resume passenger flights from 21 May

Dubai-based Emirates has announced that it will resume scheduled passenger flight services from May 21 to nine destinations in 8 countries.


Two special flights to operate from UAE to India on May 7

Two special flights to operate from UAE to India on May 7 2020. as the Government of India undertakes the massive task of repatriating them...


UAE’s Sheikh Mohammed plans for national strategy in post Covid-19 era

UAE develops national strategy for the post Covid-19 era while Dubai hails medical developments amid ease in movement restrictions.


Indians stranded in UAE due to COVID-19 can register at Indian mission’s online portal

A data collection form has been launched by the Indian embassy in the UAE to create an online database of Indians who wish to travel back to...


Abu Dhabi and Dubai malls are reopening amid strict guidelines

Abu Dhabi and Dubai are reopening malls under strict guidelines and subject to approval their respective Department of Economic Development.


Street parades and celebrations mark relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions in Dubai

Dubai's Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management has eased restrictions on movement in Al Ras and Naif in Dubai.


UAE government kickstarts plans to gradually offset economic impact of COVID-19

Abu Dhabi plans the opening of its malls and shopping centres while Dubai World Trade Centre plans to aid businesses in its ecosystem in...


Drive- thru COVID-19 test centre opens in UAE, 10 more to follow

A drive-thru COVID-19 test centre has been opened in the UAE as part of its measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak.


Temporary suspension of Indian passport services in the UAE amid COVID-19

Temporary suspension of Indian passport services in the UAE amid COVID-19


UAE’s #StayHome campaign against COVID-19 gains ground

The #StayHome campaign in the UAE is trending and gaining popularity as well as followers who are staying put at home in order to break the...


CBSE board examinations for Grade 10 and 12 in India and abroad postponed due to COVID-19

UAE, GCC and other countries have rescheduled the ongoing Class X and XII being held in their countries between March 19 and 31 to after...


COVID-19: Passengers stranded in UAE airports due to suspension of all visas

The UAE Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship has suspended many visas as a preventive and precautionary measure to contain the...


Touring Dubai from the comfort and safety of your home

Visit several sites of interest across Dubai while sitting in the safety and comfort of your home through an online platform offered by the...


In Pics: Republic Day celebrations from around the world

Indians across the world enthusiastically celebrated the 71st Republic Day and participated in various cultural events, including unfurling...


Tatkal passport to be issued on same day as application, announces Indian consulate in Dubai

The Consul General said that same day issuance service for tatkal passports can be availed only if the application is submitted before noon.


UK police charges 10 Indian-origin members of gang for smuggling, trafficking

British police have charged 10 suspected Indian-origin members of an organised crime group believed to have flown an estimated GBP 15.5...


Ever dreamt of buying the Burj Al Arab? Now you can with Monopoly Dubai!

Dubai's Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is the most expensive property on the Monopoly Dubai board.


In Pics: Durga Puja, Navratri celebrations across the world

Across the world the Indian community is coming together to celebrate and rejoice in the festivities that lead up to Dussehra and Diwali.


4-km Walk for Peace in Dubai to mark 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Consul General of India in Dubai, Vipul has announced a series of activities which will celebrate the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi as a champion...


AR Rahman to perform in Dubai

Rahman will perform in Dubai on November 15, alongside "special guests", whose names are yet to be revealed.


Singapore ranked 40, New Delhi and Mumbai not in top 100 in the 2019 Global Liveability Index

The Economist Intelligence Unit's 2019 Global Liveability Index assesses 140 cities across the globe.


Singapore’s oasis-in-the desert pavilion set to steal the show at Expo 2020 Dubai

The Singapore pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai is themed 'Nature. Nurture. Future' and is a 1,550-square-metre ‘city in a garden’.


Dubai ranked seventh in top FinTech locations of the future

Dubai has ranked seventh in the world’s top FinTech Locations of the Future 2019/20 for Economic Potential Index, by fDi Markets.


Major upsurge in Indian companies joining Dubai business chamber

The first six months of 2019 has seen an 18 per cent increase in Indian businesses signing up to be members of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce...