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Pacha Ibiza now open in Dubai
Pacha Ibiza now open in Dubai

From a swim in the ocean to a Moulin Rouge-esque dance performance, Pacha Ibiza in Dubai is a thriving lifestyle destination, says Amy Fernandes

Bahrain court sentences 3 to death over police killings

A Bahraini court sentenced three Shiites to death on Thursday and jailed seven others for life after convicting them of killing three policemen in the Sunni-ruled Gulf state last year, prosecutors said.

Dubai firm unveils electric car charging stations

Dubai public utility firm Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) on Wednesday unveiled public charging stations for electric vehicles in Dubai.

In UAE, cash is in the air! Mystery money raining on Dubai street
In UAE, cash is in the air! Mystery money raining on Dubai street

While many souls in this world, in their flights of imaginations, might have wished for lots of moolah to just rain on them someday, it turned out to be astonishingly true for some people in Dubai on Feb 11 when thousands of banknotes were seen flying hither and thither on a stormy afternoon.

60 kg smuggled gold seized outside Ahmedabad airport, six arrested

Gujarat police said they had made the single biggest seizure of gold smuggled into India on Tuesday after arresting six people leaving an airport with 60 kg of the precious metal flown in from Dubai.

Tenants return to Dubai tower damaged in blaze

 Some of the over thousand people displaced from one of the world's tallest residential buildings here after a massive fire damaged large portions of the tower started returning to their homes on Sunday.

Dubai Marina tower fire contained

A massive fire which broke out Saturday in one of the world`s tallest residential buildings, the Torch Tower in Dubai`s Marina district, has been contained.

Hundreds evacuated after fire at Dubai skyscraper

Hundreds of people in Dubai were evacuated from one of the world`s tallest residential buildings on Saturday when fire swept through The Torch, a 79-story skyscraper, residents said.

Fire engulfs residential skyscraper in Dubai
Fire engulfs residential skyscraper in Dubai

A massive fire on Saturday engulfed one of the world's tallest residential buildings at the densely populated Marina area in the Gulf emirate.

Qatar recalls ambassador to Egypt amid dispute over air strikes in Libya

Qatar has recalled its ambassador in Cairo "for consultations", state news agency QNA said late on Wednesday, amid disputes over Egyptian air strikes in Libya.

Sunanda murder case: Shashi Tharoor's IPL link deepens

Shashi Tharoor was questioned twice on Thursday in connection with the year-old death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar.

Indian makes to final 10 for $1 mn Global Teacher Award

A teacher in an Ahmedabad school has made it to the top ten finalists for USD 1 million Global Teacher Prize, to be given by the Varkey Foundation in Dubai next month.

Exclusive: How Sunanda Pushkar made her fortune in Dubai in six years
Exclusive: How Sunanda Pushkar made her fortune in Dubai in six years

A failed Mammootty show organised by Sunanda Pushkar in early 90s in Dubai along with her then husband Sujith Menon, incurring a loss of more than Rs 22 lakh, skilled her to make a fortune of almost Rs 100 crore, next time she returned to the same city, almost a decade later.

UAE warplanes back in action against IS jihadists

The United Arab Emirates on Tuesday launched air strikes from Jordan against the Islamic State group as an important Arab ally in the US-led anti-IS coalition returned to combat operations.

Pak authorities bust prostitution ring taking girls to Dubai

Pakistani authorities have uncovered a prostitution ring and arrested a man who allegedly used the garb of a "talent promoter" to send young girls to Dubai.

Dubai gears up for the Dubai Food Festival 2015
Dubai gears up for the Dubai Food Festival 2015

By Avril-Ann Braganza

With foodtrucks, beach canteen, celebrity chefs mystery tours and lots more, participate in the Dubai Food Festival

World's tallest building 'Burj Khalifa' in Dubai not burning down

The world's tallest building Burj Khalifa in Dubai is not burning down despite the latest reports, it has been revealed.

Ustad Maqbool Khan kicks off Indian art initiative in Dubai

In celebration of the colours of Indian art, the Consulate General of India, Dubai, organised a Hindustani classical music performance by Ustad Maqbool Khan and his prodigal son Zeeshan Khan.

Delhi polls: Is Kejriwal speaking the separatist's language?

BJP in its five questions posed to AAP Leader Arvind Kejriwal has asked him to explain his party's link with the foreign volunteers asking the people of Delhi to vote for AAP.

Delhi polls: Is Kejriwal speaking the separatist's language? Part-2

BJP in its five questions posed to AAP Leader Arvind Kejriwal has asked him to explain his party's link with the foreign volunteers asking the people of Delhi to vote for AAP.