Gulf-Middle East News

Last updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 3:12:16 PM

Millionaire beggar nabbed in Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, July 23 (IANS) Police in Saudi Arabia have arrested a beggar, who, it later turned out, has been sitting on a fortune of over $300,000, a media report said Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:26:18 PM

Saudi Arabia allows women to participate in municipal polls
Riyadh, July 23 (IANS) A new law that allows women in Saudi Arabia to vote and contest in municipal elections has come into force, a media report said Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:02:17 PM

Kiwi spinner suspended from bowling in international cricket
Dubai, July 23 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday confirmed that an independent analysis has found the bowling action of New Zealand off-spinner Kane Williamson to be illegal and, as such, the player has been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 1:16:12 PM

UN agencies call for actions against polio in Syria
Geneva, July 23 (IANS) The World Health Organisation and the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Tuesday said in a report that actions are needed to protect children against polio in Syria as polio cases resurfaced in the conflict-stricken country.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 5:14:03 AM

Anderson hearing Aug 1
Dubai, July 22 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed that Judicial Commissioner Gordon Lewis will hold the hearing of England fast bowler James Anderson via video-conference Aug 1.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 6:32:13 PM

Ishant, Bhuvneshwar, Vijay rise in ICC rankings
Dubai, July 22 (IANS) India's 95-run win over England at Lord's Monday, only their second at the 'home of cricket' in 82 years, has seen their youngsters make noticeable improvements in the ICC Test player rankings. India leads the five-match series 1-0 with the third Test to start in Southampton July 27.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 6:14:04 PM

$320 monthly salary for Indian maids in Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, July 22 (IANS) The monthly salary for Indian maids recruited in Saudi Arabia has been fixed at 1,200 Saudi riyals ($320), a media report said Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 5:46:09 PM

Two Indians found dead in Oman
Muscat, July 22 (IANS) Two Indians were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Oman, a media report said Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 4:48:06 PM

Deadly virus detected in camel barn
Dubai, July 22 (IANS) Researchers have detected genetic fragments of deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the air of a barn housing a camel infected with the virus.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 3:34:09 PM

Saudi Arabia recruiting maids aged between 25 and 50
Dubai, July 21 (IANS) The age of Indian domestic workers looking for employment in Saudi Arabia has been set between 25 and 50 years under a new employment agreement finalised by the two countries, media reported.

Monday, July 21, 2014 6:10:05 PM

News Gulf-Middle East Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.