Dubai

  • Cricket league in Dubai comes under the scanner 10-01-2014 09:15 PM

    The ICC and BCCI have disapproved a proposed 7-star league in Dubai, reportedly promoted by Rhiti Sports that also manages Indian captain MS Dhoni. ...
  • Dubai celebrates New Year with record setting display of fireworks 01-01-2014 08:03 PM

    Dubai has ushered in 2014 with more than half a million fireworks spectacle, breaking the world record for the largest such display ever, Guinness World records said. Ten months in planning, over 500,000 fireworks were used during the display on the New Year's Eve which lasted around six minutes, with...
  • Watch: 10th Dubai International Film Festival 30-12-2013 11:51 PM

    For its recently concluded tenth edition, the Duabi International Film Festival pulled out all stops to ensure that Cinefiles had a buffet sized spread of terrific films to choose from. the festival also saw big names across the globe grace the red carpet over nine days. ...
  • Farooq Sheikh dies of heart attack in Dubai 28-12-2013 10:40 PM

    Bollywood actor Farooq Sheikh died of heart attack in Dubai at the age of 65. He was best known for his contribution to parallel cinema in the 1970s and 1980s. Born on March 25, 1984 to Mustafa and Farida Sheikh in Gujarat's Baroda District, Farooq Sheikh was the eldest of...
  • UAE: Norwegian woman sentenced to 16 months in jail for reporting rape 22-07-2013 01:40 PM

    A Norwegian woman was slapped with charges of unlawful sex and was sentenced to 16 months in jail after she reported an alleged rape. ...
  • 'Shootout' series to continue: Director Sanjay Gupta 23-04-2013 04:28 PM

    Director Sanjay Gupta's upcoming release, 'Shootout At Wadala' is a prequel to 2007's 'Shootout at Lokhandwala.' And Gupta has confirmed that he intends to keep the series going. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 05-04-2013 11:47 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: How the world celebrated New Year 01-01-2013 09:52 AM

    Dubai welcomed the New Year with fireworks around the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest tower. ...
  • Dubai film festival begins with 'Life Of Pi' screening 11-12-2012 11:46 AM

    Frieda Pinto stepped out in a metallic gown as she attended the screening of 'Life of Pi' at the Dubai film festival. ...
  • Celebrations kick off around the world on New Year 01-01-2012 09:00 AM

    While some chose to party in hotels and restaurants, others were out on the streets dancing. ...
  • Pak democracy was in danger: Mansoor Ijaz 19-12-2011 09:59 AM

    Zardari's Dubai visit triggered rampant speculation that he might be on the verge of resigning. ...
  • MI 4: Age not a deterent for daredveil Tom Cruise 20-11-2011 08:59 AM

    Tom Cruise, 49, proved age is no factor as he performed some daredevil stunts in Dubai to promote his film 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol'. ...
  • MF Husain: A life in exile 10-06-2011 12:10 PM

    CNN-IBN correspondent Sahar Zaman recalls her meeting with legendary painter MF Husain who died in London on Thursday. ...
  • Remembering a day in the life of MF Husain 09-06-2011 01:58 PM

    An excerpt from CNN-IBN's interview with MF Husain at his house in Dubai two years ago. ...
  • Dubai girl supports Anna Hazare's movement 07-04-2011 06:54 PM

    Kritika Rawat, RJ of Radio Spice in Dubai speaks with CNN-IBN on growing anti-corruption movement in India. ...
  • Farrell gets candid at 'The Way Back' premiere 17-12-2010 08:27 PM

    Catch Collin Farrell get talking about his latest movie 'The Way Back' at the Dubai International Film Festival. ...
  • I would love to work in India: Colin Firth 13-12-2010 04:59 PM

    Colin Firth talks about 'The King's Speech' and his desire to work in India, at Dubai International Film Festival. ...
  • Kabul-based Indians duped in Dubai over job prospects 10-03-2010 09:27 AM

    47 people have paid more than Rs 2 lakh each to agents. ...
  • Watch: Debt woes grip Dubai, migrant workers 15-12-2009 11:01 AM

    Migrant workers are facing a lot of trouble in the city. ...
  • Dubai world crisis likely to hit Indian workers 28-11-2009 11:06 PM

    Ten lakh Indians work in Dubai, largely in the construction industry. ...
  • Dream shattered, Dubai struggles to pay bills 28-11-2009 01:44 PM

    For years, Dubai was seen as an oasis of financial stability. ...
  • Investors spooked by debt default in Dubai 28-11-2009 02:55 AM

    An $80-billion crisis in Dubai has sent world markets nosediving. ...
  • Meet the new age Robin Hood 19-10-2009 05:19 PM

    Faisal goes door to door to collect clothes and other products for the poor. ...
  • Plot thickens in the politician, pilot face-off 09-04-2008 02:36 AM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's sports minister on Monday blasted the national cricket team's recent performances, saying the side was riven by politics and in crisis. Mahindananda Aluthgamage vowed to deliver a stern lecture to the players when they return later this month from their tour of South Africa, where they last...
  • Exclusive: MF Husain on life in exile in Dubai 31-03-2008 04:34 PM

    Melbourne: Out-of-favour Australia opener Simon Katich has directly approached national selector John Inverarity to know whether he is being considered for the first Test match against India, starting on December 26. The 36-year-old called Inverarity on Friday to enquire about suggestions that he was being considered for a shock recall...
  • Two held in Dubai for French boy's rape 13-12-2007 04:26 PM

    Bangalore: Virat Kohli, who is expected to play a vital role in India's middle-order in the upcoming World Cup, said after realising his importance in the team he has become a more matured batsman and is confident of his good showing in the ICC's showpiece event, starting from February 19....