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
Jeddah/New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) With 7,700 Indian workers employed with Saudi companies facing a financial crisis, a senior official of the Gulf kingdom's labour ministry held a meeting with India's Consul General in Jeddah on Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 03, 2016 8:34:04 PM
Dubai, Aug 3 (IANS) An Emirates plane flying from Kerala with 275 people on board caught fire after landing here on Wednesday, leaving the passengers and crew shaken and many injured, witnesses and officials said.
Wednesday, August 03, 2016 3:50:04 PM
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