UAE

  • IPL 7 begins in the UAE from April 16 March 12, 2014

    The BCCI announced that the first half of IPL-7 will be played in UAE and Bangladesh in two instalments and will return to India on May 13. ...
  • Fisherman killing: UAE files case against US sailor July 17, 2012

    An Indian fisherman was killed and three others injured when a US navy vessel opened fired on their boat off Dubai. ...
  • Fisherman killing: Dubai will take action, says SM Krishna July 17, 2012

    An Indian fisherman was shot dead and three others injured by a US Navy ship off the Dubai coast as their boat approached the ship. ...
  • Bahrainis in India speak out March 21, 2011

    Bahraini students in India are torn between a need to return home to support their fellowmen and education. ...
  • UAE army aids relief efforts in Pakistan August 20, 2010

    The United Arab Emirates military is taking part in relief operations in Pakistan to ease the woes of flood victims. According to the United Nations, it's the region's worst flooding in 80 years having affected 14 million people and killed 1,600. ...
  • Synthetic Henna causes cancer: study June 9, 2010

    A UAE University study, which links synthetic Henna to cancer, has created panic worldwide. ...
  • UAE death row convicts' kin pray for their safety April 7, 2010

    Families of 17 Indians given death sentence in Sharjah are in the Capital... They are hoping against hope for the safety of their relatives. ...
  • Govt to appeal for condemned Indians in UAE April 7, 2010

    At last, there is hope for the 17 indians on death row in Sharjah. The Indian government is likely to file an appeal on their behalf on Wednesday. It has appointed a lawyer Mohammad Salman for them promising all legal help. Union Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur...
  • Abu Dhabi holds beauty contest for camels February 11, 2010

    UAE: The Al Dhafra festival, ran by the Abu Dhabi centre for Culture and Heritage, brings together native camels from the Gulf region where they compete to be judged the most attractive. This is the third edition of the Annual event in the UAE, and with 28,000 camels entered;...
  • UAE to go green with brand new city February 26, 2008

    Abu Dhabi: A brand new city is being paid for and planned by UAE's massive oil revenues. It will be the world's first zero-carbon, zero-waste, car-free city, powered entirely by renewable energy. But will it work? ...