Riyadh, Nov 1 (DPA) A Saudi prisoner who awaits execution for murder is getting married Thursday to the daughter of another prisoner with a similar destiny, local Okaz newspaper reported.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 5:23:54 PM
Sharjah, Nov 1 (IANS) With projects worth over $1 trillion currently underway in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states and $150 billion more in the pipeline, the Middle East is in midst of a construction boom.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 4:54:54 PM
Baghdad, Nov 1 (DPA) Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki has said Iran was willing to hold fresh talks with the US over Iraqi security.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 10:11:28 AM
Dubai, Oct 31 (IANS) Authorities here were likely to deport 160 workers, including 90 Indian nationals, part of a group of over 4,000 labourers who were detained for indulging in violence Saturday outside a Jebel Ali labour camp in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 10:03:37 PM
Dubai, Oct 31 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday decided to give a merit-based increment to its elite panel of umpires to encourage others to aspire to get into the top-most bracket.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 7:50:27 PM
Dubai, Oct 31 (IANS) Defending world Twenty20 cricket champions India were Wednesday grouped along with Bangladesh and Zimbabwe for the 2009 Twenty20 World Championship in England.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 7:48:25 PM
Dubai, Oct 31 (IANS) A decision on West Indian Marlon Samuels' match-fixing case was deferred by the world cricket body at a meeting here Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 7:19:54 PM
Abu Dhabi 31 Oct (IANS) A railway network connecting all states of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will start operating from the year 2013, according to media reports Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 5:12:47 PM
Sharjah, Oct 31 (IANS) Four people have been killed and twice as many injured in a devastating fire that engulfed four factories here and damaged several vehicles, WAM news agency reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 3:57:56 PM
Baghdad, Oct 30 (Xinhua) The Iraqi government Tuesday approved of a draft law withdrawing immunity to foreign security firms operating in the country, Dubai-based al-Arabiya television reported.
Tuesday, October 30, 2007 6:48:19 PM
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