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IEC Under Fire As Govt Moves To Amend Election Law

IEC Under Fire As Govt Moves To Amend...

Kabul (Afghanistan) Feb 11: Members of the public and the elections observers on Sunday once again blasted the Independent Election...

No Plan On Troop Withdrawal: US Forces Spokesman

No Plan On Troop Withdrawal: US Forces Spokesman

Kabul (Afghanistan) Feb 11: There is no plan on either to withdraw or reduce the number of US forces in...

Govt 'Ready' To Open Taliban Office In Afghanistan: Ghani

Govt 'Ready' To Open Taliban Office In Afghanistan:...

Kabul (Afghanistan) Feb 11: President Ashraf Ghani, who visited Nangarhar province on Sunday, said the Afghan government is ready to...

Beware of Abu Dhabi's new high-tech patrol vehicle

Beware of Abu Dhabi's new high-tech patrol vehicle

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Feb 10: Abu Dhabi police added a new light-vehicle smart patrol to curb criminal activities in the...

Mass solemnity radiated from giant screens in Dubai, Sharjah

Mass solemnity radiated from giant screens in Dubai,...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Feb 06: They may not have made it to Pope Francis' mass in Abu Dhabi, and yet...

Dubai priest receives birthday gift from Pope Francis

Dubai priest receives birthday gift from Pope Francis

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Feb 06: Not many can say that they have received a gift from the Pope on their...

MP calls to expel 'bachelors' from Salmiya block 13

MP calls to expel 'bachelors' from Salmiya block...

Kuwait City (Kuwait), Jan 22: MP Saleh Ashour yesterday called for immediately expelling all single men from block 13 of...

Nomination Papers Scrutinized Ahead of Historic Poll

Nomination Papers Scrutinized Ahead of Historic Poll

Kabul (Afghanistan) Jan 22: The Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan (IEC) on Monday began the crucial phase of the process...

Egypt to resume Arabian horses exportation to Kuwait

Egypt to resume Arabian horses exportation to Kuwait

Cairo (Egypt), Jan 18: After 8-year hiatus, Egypt would resume exporting Arabian horses to Kuwait, after getting a approval from...

Will government initiatives boost UAE property market?

Will government initiatives boost UAE property market?

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 15: The performance of both the UAE and Dubai real estate industry in 2019 will depend...

Sri Lanka's first fully UAE-funded IDP 'resettlement city opens

Sri Lanka's first fully UAE-funded IDP 'resettlement city...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Jan 15: The first ever re-settlement city for Sri Lankan displaced persons fully funded by the United...

Maldives and UAE sign MoU to establish a joint cooperation committee

Maldives and UAE sign MoU to establish a...

Male (Maldives) Jan 15: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Maldives and United Arab Emirates as...

Can my employer deduct arrears from my salary without consent?

Can my employer deduct arrears from my salary...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 12: No amount of money may be deducted from an employee's remuneration respect of private claims.

Rahul Gandhi strikes a chord with Indians in UAE

Rahul Gandhi strikes a chord with Indians in...

ABu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 12: A rockstar politician with dreams of a new India, Indian opposition leader and Congress party...

Live: Rahul Gandhi begins his two-day UAE visit

Live: Rahul Gandhi begins his two-day UAE visit

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 11: Rahul Gandhi met with the business community in the UAE over breakfast.

Sri Lanka presses feel-the-pain carbon tax as eco-tax trigger riots in France

Sri Lanka presses feel-the-pain carbon tax as eco-tax...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Jan 11: Sri Lanka is to go ahead with a carbon tax, which is being charged on...

Whatever Trump does, Sri Lanka needs to deliver transitional justice and take the high road

Whatever Trump does, Sri Lanka needs to deliver...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Jan 11: In n 2012, addressing the United Nations Human Rights Council sessions Sri Lanka's then Human...

Malayalees in UAE divided over Kerala Women's Wall

Malayalees in UAE divided over Kerala Women's Wall

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 1: The ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) government of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is organising the...

Pakistan among '10 coolest places to visit in 2019': Report

Pakistan among '10 coolest places to visit in...

Abu Dhabi (Dubai) Dec 1: In its recently published ranking, Forbes included Pakistan among 'The 10 Coolest Places to Go...

Tributes to Sheikh Mohammed pour in

Tributes to Sheikh Mohammed pour in

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 1: Leaders of the business community pay glowing tribute to inspiring leader.

Parents in UAE welcome baby boy this New Year

Parents in UAE welcome baby boy this New...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 1: An Egyptian couple were blessed with a baby boy at 12:00am.

UAE amnesty: Indian expat returns home after death of two sons

UAE amnesty: Indian expat returns home after death...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Jan 1: When 50-year-old Indian national Soorya Mallaya came to the UAE 12 years ago on a...

UAE waives visa fee for Maldives

UAE waives visa fee for Maldives

Male (Maldives) Jan 1: United Arab Emirates (UAE) government has waived visa fee for Maldivians travelling to the middle-eastern country...

Trump stops pay hikes for federal workers in 2019

Trump stops pay hikes for federal workers in...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 31: US President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Friday freezing federal workers' pay for...

The risks and rewards for investors in 2019

The risks and rewards for investors in 2019

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 31: 2019, it's just around the corner. And might prove to be a very profitable one...

Dubai expat disfigured, blinded in acid attack

Dubai expat disfigured, blinded in acid attack

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 31: A Kenyan woman has been accused of throwing acid on her compatriot, leaving her blind...

Abu Dhabi court forms now in Arabic and English

Abu Dhabi court forms now in Arabic and...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 30: Court forms will be available in both Arabic and English in Abu Dhabi, the judicial...