England A side to tour UAE next year: PCB
England A side to tour UAE next year: PCB

The ECB has confirmed to the Pakistan Cricket Board that it is willing to send an England Lions team next year to the United Arab Emirates.

UAE woman sentenced to death for killing US teacher: Report

A United Arab Emirates court sentenced an Emirati woman to death on Monday after convicting her of the jihadist-inspired murder of an American teacher, Abu Dhabi newspaper The National reported.

UAE's first artificial battery-powered heart transplant

 A 21-year-old student in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) city of Sharjah, has received the country's first artificial heart transplant, a media report said on Friday.

UAE rubber-stamped as Asian Cup hosts
UAE rubber-stamped as Asian Cup hosts

The United Arab Emirates were rubber-stamped as hosts for the expanded Asian Cup in 2019 after signing an official agreement with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).

Shelling by Yemen's Houthi militia group kills four soldiers on Saudi border

Shelling by Yemen`s Houthi militia killed four soldiers from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates stationed on Yemen`s border with the kingdom, Saudi state media reported on Thursday.

Shelling by Yemeni group kills four troops on Saudi border
Shelling by Yemeni group kills four troops on Saudi border

Shelling by Yemen`s Houthi militia killed four soldiers from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates stationed on Yemen`s border wth the kingdom, Saudi state media reported early on Thursday.

WikiLeaks reveals Saudi intrigue and unpaid limo bills

At the Saudi Embassy in Tehran, diplomats talked about airing the grievances of disenchanted local youth using Facebook and Twitter. At the embassy in Khartoum, they reported anxiously on Iran's military aid to Sudan.

Asia Cup likely in UAE next year
Asia Cup likely in UAE next year

The next edition of the Asia Cup one-day tournament is likely to be held next year in the United Arab Emirates in the first week of March.

Pakistan to launch its T20 international league in UAE
Pakistan to launch its T20 international league in UAE

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Saturday that it would launch its own T20 international league in February in the United Arab Emirates.

We've plan B in case series against India gets canceled: PCB
We've plan B in case series against India gets canceled: PCB

With uncertainty hanging over over the resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties later this year, PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that they have an alternate plan in hand if the proposed series against the neighbours in the United Arab Emirates does not materialise.

Anti-IS strategy to face scrutiny at Paris coalition meeting

The anti-IS coalition will meet in Paris on Tuesday after a series of shock battlefield gains by the jihadists, with Iraq under pressure to step up its fight by being more inclusive of the Sunni minority.

Indian in UAE jailed for 'blasphemous' Facebook status

A court in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sentenced an Indian national to one year in jail for posting a "blasphemous and slanderous" status on social networking site Facebook, media reported.

South Korea to play friendly against UAE in Malaysia
South Korea to play friendly against UAE in Malaysia

South Korea will play United Arab Emirates in a World Cup qualifying warm-up in Kuala Lumpur on June 11, the KFA said on Thursday.

Woman finds intruder asleep in bed, clicks selfie in UAE

A Tunisian woman, after discovering a drunk man asleep in her bed, clicked a selfie and posted it on a social networking site before alerting police here in the UAE, a media report said on Wednesday.

UAE helps Indian to find Emirati father he has never seen

An Indian man, on a mission to trace his Emirati father he has never seen, has been assured by the UAE authorities that they are "committed to assist" him in his quest of over two decades.

UAE launches strategic framework for space agency

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday launched a strategic framework for its newly-established space agency that aims to launch satellite missions and the "first Arab unmanned probe" to Mars by 2021.

UAE gears up for Mars mission
UAE gears up for Mars mission

State-owned Masdar Institute of Science and Technology is ramping up its efforts to support the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in achieving its goal of sending an unmanned space probe to Mars by 2021, a media report said on Saturday.

Singapore slams Iran for firing warning shots at ship

Singapore today condemned Iranian forces for firing warning shots in the Gulf at a commercial ship registered in the Asian city-state, calling it a "serious violation of international law".

Associates can earn Test status: ICC
Associates can earn Test status: ICC

 The dream of associate nations to play Test cricket in all likelihood will turn into a reality as the emerging nations compete against each other in the ICC Inter-Continental Cup 2015-17 that is scheduled to start with encounter between Namibia and Hong Kong from May 10-13.

Indonesia to stop sending domestic workers to Mideast: Reports

Indonesia will stop sending new domestic workers to 21 Middle Eastern countries, reports said Tuesday, after the recent execution of two Indonesian women in Saudi Arabia angered Jakarta.