- The Indian couple was told that according to marriage rules for expatriates in the UAE, a Muslim man can marry a non-Muslim woman but a Muslim woman cannot marry a non-Muslim man
Updated on Feb 19, 2021 11:48 AM IST
- When interrogated, the man’s story fell apart, according to police in Dubai. He soon admitted to trespassing on his neighbour’s farm to steal a rare breed of camel for his girlfriend, the report said, settling for the newborn after failing to wrangle an adult.
Updated on Feb 17, 2021 10:38 PM IST
AP | , Dubai
The UAE, China, and the United States launched their Mars probe in July 2020 but Hope will be the first of the trio to enter the orbit of the Red planet.
Published on Feb 09, 2021 04:50 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Kunal Gaurav, New Delhi
For the next four to six weeks authorities will try to vaccinate as many elderly people and people with certain diseases as possible. Some other appointments will also be available for other population segments, it added.
Published on Feb 07, 2021 05:26 PM IST
The United Arab Emirates, China and the United States all launched projects to Mars last July, taking advantage of a period when the Earth and Mars are nearest.
Published on Feb 07, 2021 05:21 PM IST
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Published on Jan 30, 2021 08:55 PM IST
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- The changes to the law on nationality and passports will allow expatriates to become dual citizens for the first time. Dual citizenship was earlier banned in the Emirates.
Published on Jan 30, 2021 06:41 PM IST
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The announcement said the offer could apply to artists, authors, doctors, engineers and scientists, as well as their families.
Updated on Jan 30, 2021 03:54 PM IST
Britain is banning direct passenger flights to and from the United Arab Emirates from Friday, shutting down the world's busiest international airline route from Dubai to London.
Published on Jan 29, 2021 12:53 PM IST
Britain adds the United Arab Emirates, Burundi and Rwanda to its coronavirus travel ban list, shuts down the world's busiest international airline route from Dubai to London, due to worries over the spread of a more contagious and potentially vaccine resistant Covid-19 variant
Updated on Jan 29, 2021 09:03 AM IST
The UAE and Israel agreed to normalise relations in August, a deal forged largely over shared fears of Iran.
Published on Jan 24, 2021 10:01 PM IST
Letters of Agreement were finalized on Tuesday, according to an emailed statement from the UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Published on Jan 22, 2021 08:59 PM IST
Shivin Wilson, who is from Kerala, got five of the six winning numbers right during the draw held on January 16.
Published on Jan 22, 2021 04:50 PM IST
- On Friday, Denmark's Transport Ministry announced that they will be halting all flights from United Arab Emirates for five days.
Published on Jan 22, 2021 04:23 PM IST
Reuters | , Copenhagen
- India and the UAE are expected to take bilateral ties to the next level with the two countries, along with France, discussing conducting trilateral military exercises
Updated on Jan 22, 2021 06:53 AM IST
Liji was standing in front of the car, giving her husband directions to park it, when the vehicle accidentally raced forward, trapping Liji against the compound wall, said Sajad Nattika, president of the Indian Association, Umm Al Quwain.
Updated on Jan 18, 2021 04:37 PM IST
According to the family, a native to Mahbubnagar in Telangana, the woman is forced to work as housemaid for livelihood in UAE.
Published on Jan 17, 2021 01:39 PM IST
ANI | , Hyderabad
Around 600 Indians residing in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait were forced to take shelter in two community groups in the UAE after the airport closures were announced late last year, the Gulf News reported.
Updated on Jan 11, 2021 08:17 PM IST
The human trial, announced in October before the recent rise in cases, is initially seeking up to 500 volunteers to be vaccinated at a hospital in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Published on Jan 07, 2021 07:08 PM IST
Dubai |Reuters | Posted by Srivatsan K C
The four countries had cut ties with Qatar in 2017 and imposed a partial blockade, accusing the gas and oil-rich state of backing acts of terrorism. Qatar, which had angered the other states because of its close ties with Iran and the broadcasts of the Al-Jazeera news channel, had dismissed these allegations.
Updated on Jan 06, 2021 09:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Na’eh served as ambassador to Turkey from 2016 to 2019 and was previously Israel’s top diplomat in Azerbaijan and deputy head of mission in London.
Published on Jan 05, 2021 05:11 PM IST
Ramkumar Sarangapani, a Dubai resident, now holds the most number of world records by an individual in the UAE and India, the Gulf News reported.
Updated on Jan 02, 2021 08:41 PM IST
Dubai |Press Trust of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
New Year 2021 celebrations in UAE: Watch fireworks at Dubai’s Burj Khalifa LIVE here, travel advisory inside
New Year 2021 celebrations in UAE: Get ready to welcome the New Year’s eve with dazzling light show at Burj Khalifa, fireworks and music at Dubai. Watch the live celebrations here and check the travel advisory inside for more details
Updated on Dec 31, 2020 08:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |Zarafshan Shiraz
A transport bubble or air bubble arrangement is a temporary arrangement between two countries aimed at restarting commercial passenger services when regular international flights are suspended as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Updated on Dec 29, 2020 01:14 AM IST
New Delhi |Anvit Srivastava
The current Supreme Petroleum Council, which regulates petroleum-related policies, will be merged with this new council, the Abu Dhabi media office said in a tweet.
Published on Dec 27, 2020 09:50 PM IST
Cairo |Reuters | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
The growing strategic relations between the two countries were reflected in two high-level visits from India – External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in November and Chief of Army Staff Gen. M M Naravane in December.
Updated on Dec 27, 2020 06:52 AM IST
Dubai |Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh
Siddhant Gumber, an Abu Dhabi-based homeschooled boy identified 39 aeroplane tails in 60 seconds.
Published on Dec 24, 2020 05:54 PM IST
Dubai |Press Trust of India | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
The Emirati and Israeli governments are hammering out a mutual visa waiver agreement to grant Israeli tourists visas on arrival.
Published on Dec 21, 2020 01:58 PM IST
Dubai |Associated Press | Posted by Deepali Sharma
Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto said it traced malware that infected the personal phones of 36 journalists, producers, anchors and executives at Al-Jazeera back to the Israel-based NSO Group.
Updated on Dec 21, 2020 12:35 PM IST
Dubai |Associated Press | Posted by Deepali Sharma
Members of the team that put together the Doing Business report cited undue pressure -- both directly and indirectly -- to manipulate data for 2018 and 2020, the World Bank said.
Updated on Dec 19, 2020 02:30 AM IST
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