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Laptop ban sparks outrage among Mideast travellers

Travellers across the Middle East expressed frustration today at a ban on large electronic devices for flights to the United States and Britain that has sparked confusion and speculation.

Air India expects surge in demand post gadgets ban on flights from Muslim nations

The ban by the US and the UK on carrying certain electronic gadgets in cabin baggage on flights from some Islamic countries may come as a boon for national carrier Air India.

UAE envoy to Kabul dies of wounds from January bombing

The United Arab Emirates` ambassador to Afghanistan has died of wounds sustained in a January 10 bombing in Kandahar that also killed five other UAE officials, state media said Thursday.

Peek into Republic Day chief guest Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s luxury aircraft – Watch video

Peek into Republic Day chief guest Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s luxury aircraft – Watch video

The video gives a detailed tour of the interiors of the plane, which has been designed luxuriously and furnished with all the modern facilities.

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince was the chief guest at 68th Republic Day – All about it

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince was the chief guest at 68th Republic Day – All about it

Since the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi was the Chief Guest at the function, a 149-member marching contingent from UAE was given the honour to lead the parade.

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, guest of honour for Republic Day 2017, gets ceremonial welcome

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, guest of honour for Republic Day 2017, gets ceremonial welcome

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan , who will be the Chief Guest at this year's Republic Day parade.

Rory McIlroy withdraws from Dubai Desert Classic due to rib injury

Rory McIlroy withdraws from Dubai Desert Classic due to rib injury

The event, which begins on Feb. 2, will feature Tiger Woods as the American continues his comeback from injury.

Five UAE officials among dead in Kandahar bombing

Five UAE officials among dead in Kandahar bombing

Five officials from the United Arab Emirates were among the dead in a bombing in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar, the Emirates` official WAM news agency said on Wednesday.

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic gets a 'Selfie' surprise after winning his way into quater-final

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic gets a 'Selfie' surprise after winning his way into quater-final

The world number two won his second round match 6-3, 6-4 in just 72 minutes against Horacio Zeballos.

Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic to take third spot in Abu Dhabi

Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic to take third spot in Abu Dhabi

Murray, succumbed to a surprise loss to Belgian David Goffin on Friday, having ended the official season with a 24-game string of wins.

Andy Murray heads to Abu Dhabi to prepare for Australian Open

Andy Murray heads to Abu Dhabi to prepare for Australian Open

Murray has won nine titles in 2016, including Wimbledon and the Olympic gold medal, and thrashed Djokovic in the final of the ATP Tour Finals

Cessation of hostilities in Yemen to start Nov 17, says John Kerry

Cessation of hostilities in Yemen to start Nov 17, says John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday that Yemen`s armed Houthi movement and a Saudi-led military alliance have agreed to a cessation of hostilities starting on Nov. 17.

Nico Rosberg one win away from his first Formula One Championship title

Nico Rosberg one win away from his first Formula One Championship title

Last year, Hamilton had already won the title and his focus was elsewhere. This time he comes on the back of two successive wins and, like Rosberg, seeking a hat-trick.

Pakistan vs Windies, 2nd Test: Azhar Ali, Sami Aslam stretch lead to 342 on day 3

Pakistan vs Windies, 2nd Test: Azhar Ali, Sami Aslam stretch lead to 342 on day 3

Pakistan won the first Test -- a day-night affair played with a pink ball -- by 56 runs to take a 1-0 advantage.

India vs Pakistan: Desperate Younis Khan wants neighbours to resume Tests rivalry

India vs Pakistan: Desperate Younis Khan wants neighbours to resume Tests rivalry

There has been no Test cricket between the two nations since 2007.

Pakistan vs West Indies: Younis Khan joins squad for second Test at Abu Dhabi

Pakistan vs West Indies: Younis Khan joins squad for second Test at Abu Dhabi

Younis, who turns 39 next month, requires another 544 runs to become the first Pakistani batsman to make 10,000 Test runs having already scored 32 centuries.

PAK vs WI: Babar Azam's triple-ton orchestrates Pakistan's 3-0 clean sweep on West Indies

PAK vs WI: Babar Azam's triple-ton orchestrates Pakistan's 3-0 clean sweep on West Indies

West Indies play a day-night side game with a pink ball in Sharjah from Friday as a rehearsal for the first Test in Dubai.

Pakistan vs West Indies: Mohammad Amir flies home, will miss 3rd ODI in Abu Dhabi

Pakistan vs West Indies: Mohammad Amir flies home, will miss 3rd ODI in Abu Dhabi

Pakistan whitewashed West Indies 3-0 in the Twenty20 series which preceded the One-day Internationals.

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince to be chief guest on Republic Day 2017; PM Modi says it 'will boost vibrant India-UAE ties'

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince to be chief guest on Republic Day 2017; PM Modi says it 'will boost vibrant India-UAE ties'

 Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan had visited India for three days in February this year.

Woman seeks sex change in first for UAE

An Emirati woman has sought leave to have a sex change operation in what would be a first for the United Arab Emirates, newspapers reported today.