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Ceasefire between Israel and Hamas in effect
Tel Aviv/Gaza, June 19 (DPA) The ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip went into effect at 6 a.m. Thursday.

Thursday, June 19, 2008 9:05:26 AM

No decision yet on minimum wages for Indian workers in UAE
Dubai, June 18 (IANS) India has not taken any decision on fixing a minimum wage limit for its workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), according to Indian Consul General in Dubai Venu Rajamony.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 6:53:08 PM

Indian, UAE police fight human trafficking, illegal migration
Dubai, June 18 (IANS) A nodal police officer in Kerala has been working in coordination with police in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to check human trafficking and illegal migration.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 6:50:02 PM

Indians comprise 42.5 percent of labour force in UAE
Dubai, June 18 (IANS) Indians comprise 42.5 percent of the total labour force in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and most of them are in the blue-collar category.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 5:40:56 PM

UAE president rejects draft in-vitro fertilisation law
Dubai, June 18 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has turned down a draft national law on in-vitro fertilization (IVF) expressing concern over a clause he found discriminatory.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 4:41:42 PM

Israel offers direct talks to Lebanon
Tel Aviv, June 18 (DPA) Israel Wednesday officially offered peace talks to Lebanon.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 4:37:58 PM

Indian taking siesta dies as fire devours office
Dubai, June 18 (IANS) An Indian businessman in Qatar died after a fire broke out in his office while he was taking a siesta.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 3:50:37 PM

Al Qaeda is changing style, the worst expected: Saudi minister
Riyadh, June 18 (DPA) Saudi Arabia is expecting the worst from the Al Qaeda terror network because the group is changing its style and techniques but the kingdom is uncovering more details about its sources of funding, the Saudi interior minister said in remarks published Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 2:52:23 PM

Israel confirms ceasefire deal with Hamas
Jerusalem, June 18 (DPA) Israel overnight accepted an Egyptian-proposed ceasefire with Hamas that is to take effect from 6 a.m. Thursday, Israel Radio reported.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 11:15:27 AM

Now you can use Thuraya satellite phones in 170 countries
Abu Dhabi, June 18 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates-based satellite services provider Thuraya has announced its third satellite Thuraya-3 is ready for commercial use, WAM news agency reported Wednesday. Now subscribers will be able to use their Thuraya satellite phones in nearly 170 countries.

Wednesday, June 18, 2008 9:37:11 AM

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