Geneva, Aug 9 (IANS) The UN Children's Fund on Tuesday warned that two million people living in Syria's Aleppo city have been cut off from water supplies following attacks on the electricity transmission station that pumped water to the war-torn city.
Tuesday, August 09, 2016 8:10:08 PM
Dubai, Aug 9 (IANS) Dubai's biggest bank, Emirates NBD, said on Tuesday that Dubai's private sector companies signalled a positive start for the third quarter of 2016, with overall business conditions improving at the fastest pace since March 2015.
Tuesday, August 09, 2016 5:40:03 PM
Dubai, Aug 9 (IANS) Hollywood actor Will Smith says Dubai's vibe and the desire to be the best is what draws him to the city.
Tuesday, August 09, 2016 3:58:04 PM
Jeddah, Aug 8 (IANS) In a ray of hope for hundreds of distressed Indians and workers of other nationalities rendered jobless, Saudi Arabian King Salman has issued a series of directives to address their problems, and also earmarked Saudi Riyal 100 million ($26 million) for the workers.
Monday, August 08, 2016 9:42:07 PM
Geneva, Aug 7 (IANS) Any media report claiming that Russian Paralympic athletes will be banned from competing in the 2016 Paralympics in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro is "pure speculation", the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced on Saturday.
Sunday, August 07, 2016 1:16:03 AM
Jeddah, Aug 5 (IANS) All Indian workers rendered jobless in Saudi Arabia due to the closure of a leading construction company will be able to receive their pending arrears, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh assured the distressed workers on Friday.
Friday, August 05, 2016 9:50:03 PM
Geneva, Aug 5 (IANS) The Islamic State (IS) terror group has captured thousands of fleeing civilians in northern Iraq, the UN announced on Friday.
Friday, August 05, 2016 4:02:14 PM
Geneva, Aug 5 (IANS) The international Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne has ruled that some of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s criteria for Russian athletes to participate at the Rio games are "unenforceable" as they do not respect the right of natural justice.
Friday, August 05, 2016 4:12:04 AM
Dubai, Aug 4 (IANS) The Emirates Airline said that one firefighter was killed while putting out a fire caused by a plane crash-landing earlier on Wednesday.
Thursday, August 04, 2016 2:00:04 AM
Riyadh/New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Saudi Arabian government has "taken serious note" of violation of labour laws by a construction company resulting in financial crisis for thousands of Indian workers, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 03, 2016 10:30:04 PM
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