Dubai, Sep 11 (IANS) An Indian businessman owns a staggering number of 22 apartments in Burj Khalifa tower, the world's tallest building located in Dubai in the UAE, a local newspaper reported on Sunday.
Sunday, September 11, 2016 8:26:04 PM
Makkah, Sep 10 (IANS) After 35 years of delivering sermons and leading prayers in Namirah Mosque in Saudi Arabia, Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Bin Abdullah Al-Asheikh on Saturday stepped down citing health reasons.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 8:12:03 PM
Makkah, Sep 10 (IANS) Nearly two million pilgrims have arrived in Saudi Arabia to perform the annual Haj, which culminates on Sunday with the standing on Arafat -- a granite hill also known as the Mount of Mercy.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 7:06:04 PM
Geneva, Sep 10 (IANS) US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reached on Saturday a landmark agreement which would see both countries greatly enhance cooperation in a bid to end the five-year-old Syrian conflict.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 7:22:03 AM
Geneva, Sep 9 (IANS) US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov kicked off the talks on Syria at the United Nation's headquarters here on Friday, authorities said.
Friday, September 09, 2016 8:14:10 PM
Geneva, Sep 9 (IANS) Major global powers on Friday expressed concern at North Korea's testing a nuclear device in contravention of UN sanctions and while the US and Russia demanded that Pyongyang respect UN Security Council resolutions, Germany termed the nuclear test as an irresponsible action aimed at destabilising the region.
Friday, September 09, 2016 6:08:04 PM
Dubai, Sep 8 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday handed official warnings under its pitch and outfield monitoring process to Kingsmead in Durban and the Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain.
Thursday, September 08, 2016 9:20:06 PM
Dubai, Sep 8 (IANS/WAM) United Arab Emirates authorities on Thursday ordered release of a number of prisoners from punitive and reformative institutions ahead of the Eid-ul-Adha which falls on September 12 in the gulf region.
Thursday, September 08, 2016 6:16:04 PM
Dubai, Sep 8 (IANS) A ride based on the superhero film "Krrish" is set to take off at Bollywood Parks Dubai. And actor Hrithik Roshan took the superhero avatar once again to shoot for the 4D flying theatre ride named Krrish: Heros Flight.
Thursday, September 08, 2016 3:06:03 PM
Dubai, Sep 7 (IANS) Under pressure from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and a few other boards, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has on Wednesday decided to shelve the proposed two-tier system for Test cricket.
Wednesday, September 07, 2016 8:40:09 PM
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