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News aggregator Dailyhunt expands to the Middle East

Indian language technology platform VerSe Innovation announced its foray into the global market, with the launch of News aggregator...

SMEs

More nations condemn Prophet remarks; Kuwait supermarket pulls Indian products

Supermarket in Kuwait pulled down Indian products from its shelves to protest the derogatory comments by BJP leader Nupur Sharma about the...

Global

Prophet remarks row: BJP removes Nupur Sharma as primary member, sacks Naveen Kumar

The Bharatiya Janata Party has suspended its spokesperson Nupur Sharma as a primary member of the party and also expelled Naveen Kumar...

India

India, Saudi Arabia ink travel bubble pact to resume commercial flights

India has recently signed an air bubble flight agreement with Saudi Arabia, which will now allow travellers to fly between both nations.

Covid-19

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi to operate flights in Indian sub-continent from next year

The recently rolled out Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has recently solicited for regulatory nod to launch flights to the Indian subcontinent and hopes...

UAE

2/3rd of UAE’s Indian residents plan more investment in next 3 years: Report

At least two third of Indian expats in the UAE mull to boost their investments in the country in the next three years, says HSBC’s new...

UAE

Indian expatriate bags USD 1 mn in Dubai Duty Free draw

An Indian expat from Dubai has bagged USD 1 million in the Dubai Duty Free (DDF) Millennium Millionaire held at the Dubai Airshow 2021 site...

UAE

India, Oman agree to deepen bilateral mining ties

India and Oman have signed an agreement to enhance and develop cooperation between the two countries in the field of mining.

Global

We want to help create a vibrant media ecosystem spanning MENA and South Asia: Abhayanand Singh

Abhayanand and Vistas Media have served as the bridge between content creators and financiers across India, Singapore and South Asia. The...

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Singapore's Vistas Media Capital expands footprint in MENA region, sets up $150 million investment fund for SPACs

Singapore based media investment holding company Vistas Media Capital (VMC) announced its expansion plans in the Middle East region across...

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Majority of 13.6 million NRIs live in Middle East: MEA

There are over 13.6 million Indian nationals living abroad, according to data tabled by the Indian Ministry of External Affairs in Lok...

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NBT launches 10 Indian children books in Arabic in UAE book fair

In a first, India's official book publishing agency National Book Trust launched 10 children's books of India translated into the Arabic...

UAE

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

UAE

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...

UAE

SPH Group appoints Connected to India as advertising sales representative for tabla! in India and the Middle East

Singapore’s largest publishing company Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) has appointed online media company Connected to India to sell...

Global

Tricolour illuminates iconic buildings in UAE to mark Modi's two-day visit

Ahead of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the UAE, iconic buildings in the city were illuminated in the pattern of the Indian...

Global

Jobless Indian in UAE: Indian businessman from Oman comes to rescue

Sajeev Rajan – the jobless Indian in UAE who was living on the terrace of a building since last 8 months has got a new lease of life. An...

UAE

Jobless Indian forced to live on building’s terrace for 8 months in UAE, pleads to get back home

It could be an eye-opener to many who dream big to work in the Gulf region. A latest case throws light on the life of a jobless Indian who...

UAE

International Children's Peace Prize: Indian-UAE girl makes it to the finals

Kehkashan Basu, 16-year-old, a UAE-based Indian girl is among the three finalists chosen for this year’s International Children's Peace...

UAE

Indians working abroad face violation of contractual terms & wage issues

It's not as rosy as we think. Indians working abroad especially in Gulf region are facing a lot of issues at work. So much so that over...

Global