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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...

Four killed after helicopter crashes on UAE's Jebel Jais

Four killed after helicopter crashes on UAE's Jebel...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 30: Four crew members lost their lives after their rescue helicopter crashed into Ras Al Khaimah's...

India to send three-person crew on landmark space mission

India to send three-person crew on landmark space...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 29: India will send a three-member team into orbit for up to a week when it...

Man denies selling fake degree certificates to university students in UAE

Man denies selling fake degree certificates to university...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 29: The Sharjah Criminal Court has charged two Arab men with selling forged certificates within a...

Drive to raise Dh15 million for mosques

Drive to raise Dh15 million for mosques

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 28: A campaign to raise Dh15 million fund to build and develop mosques in underprivileged regions...

Man's finger broken in brawl over ladder in Dubai

Man's finger broken in brawl over ladder in...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 28: An Asian worker has been accused of breaking his colleague's finger with an iron rod,...

UAE ministry launches new job classification scheme

UAE ministry launches new job classification scheme

Abu Dhabi (Dubai) Dec 28: The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has introduced job descriptions as part of a...

Indian makes daring escape from 'abusive' Saudi employer

Indian makes daring escape from 'abusive' Saudi employer

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 28: An Indian expat who made a daring escape from his employer in Saudi Arabia alleging...

Leave your car at home; Dubai Metro to run all day for New Year

Leave your car at home; Dubai Metro to...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 27: The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority on Wednesday announced public transport timings for New Year's...

Don't fall for this WhatsApp hacker chat scam in UAE

Don't fall for this WhatsApp hacker chat scam...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 27: Don't fall prey to 'troubleshooting' messages from anonymous sources on WhatsApp.

Cabbie denies assaulting Dubai cop during arrest

Cabbie denies assaulting Dubai cop during arrest

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Dec 28: A taxi driver denied disrespecting and assaulting a policeman while resisting arrest following a quarrel...