Dubai

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth eye maiden Dubai Super Series Final title

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth eye maiden Dubai Super Series Final title

Top shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth would be aiming for a great finale to what has been a good year for Indian badminton when they take the court at the USD one million Dubai Super Series Final starting on Wednesday.

Dec 12, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Fully fit Kidambi Srikanth focusing on winning in Dubai

Fully fit Kidambi Srikanth focusing on winning in Dubai

The Hyderabad shuttler, who created a sensation this year by winning four Super Series titles besides finishing runner-up in another, missed two tournaments after picking up his thigh injury following the nationals in Nagpur.

Dec 09, 2017, 22:37 PM IST
Irrfan Khan, Patrick Stewart kick off Dubai film fest

Irrfan Khan, Patrick Stewart kick off Dubai film fest

The event runs through December 13 and features 140 movies from 51 countries

Dec 07, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Sonam Kapoor in Dubai for IWC Filmmaker Award and Dubai International Film Festival

Sonam Kapoor in Dubai for IWC Filmmaker Award and Dubai International Film Festival

Sonam will also walk the red carpet on the opening day of the 14th Dubai International Film Festival on Wednesday.

Dec 06, 2017, 18:10 PM IST
From Palestinian refugee camp to London, Paris, Dubai boutiques

From Palestinian refugee camp to London, Paris, Dubai boutiques

 In a small workshop in a Palestinian refugee camp in Jordan, Halima al-Ankassuri embroiders traditional patterns onto a blue shawl, destined for sale in an upmarket Paris, London or Dubai boutique.

Nov 27, 2017, 09:26 AM IST
'Thanks to Sushma Swaraj', Hyderabad girl missing from Oman returns home

'Thanks to Sushma Swaraj', Hyderabad girl missing from Oman returns home

A girl hailing from Hyderabad, who was allegedly trafficked to Dubai and later to Oman on the pretext of a job, has returned to India, all thanks to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

Nov 13, 2017, 19:36 PM IST
Here's the video of MS Dhoni fulfilling his long-cherished dream

Here's the video of MS Dhoni fulfilling his long-cherished dream

The academy was officially launched yesterday by the two-time World Cup winning captain in the presence of excited trainees, parents and other key stakeholders of the facility.

Nov 12, 2017, 10:46 AM IST
Hyderabad girl trafficked to Dubai goes missing from Oman; family seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

Hyderabad girl trafficked to Dubai goes missing from Oman; family seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

A girl hailing from Hyderabad, allegedly trafficked to Dubai and later to Oman on pretext of a job, has gone missing.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed approached by bookmaker in Dubai

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed approached by bookmaker in Dubai

The incident has shaken the Pakistan team management and anti-corruption and security officials travelling with the team in the UAE for the ongoing series against Sri Lanka.

Oct 21, 2017, 12:50 PM IST
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

Hasan took 3-37 while spinners Shadab Khan (2-29) and Imad Wasim (2-13) also chipped in with useful wickets as Sri Lanka were skittled out for 173 in 43.4 overs.

Oct 20, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
Police station without police: Dubai cops go online

Police station without police: Dubai cops go online

The world's first smart police station recently opened in Dubai with personnel from the city's security department going online. People can access services, obtain certificates and lodge complaints by interacting with police representatives through video conferencing.

Oct 08, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

SP Jain B-school in top 20 in Forbes rankings

SP Jain School of Global Management was ranked 95 in the top 100 overall in the 2015 Economist ranking. In the regional segment of the same list, it was ranked 10.
 

Sep 30, 2017, 00:17 AM IST
Fugitive ex-Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra spotted in Dubai

Fugitive ex-Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra spotted in Dubai

Thailand's prime minister says a preliminary investigation shows former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is in the Mideast commercial hub of Dubai.

Sep 28, 2017, 12:03 PM IST
Dubai puts its self-flying air taxi to the test

Dubai puts its self-flying air taxi to the test

In a big step towards commericially launching self-flying air taxis, Dubai on Monday began testing Volocopter - its Autonomous Air Taxi (AAT). Expected to become the first service of its kind within five years, the AAT took off for its maiden test flight near the Jumeirah Beach Park.

Sep 26, 2017, 12:31 PM IST
'Kaskar used burner phones, sim boxes to call brother Dawood'

'Kaskar used burner phones, sim boxes to call brother Dawood'

Burner phones can create temporary disposable numbers which are replaced frequently, while a sim box can be linked to a gateway but stored separately.

Sep 23, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
Scare over 'explosive' in passenger's baggage at Mangaluru airport

Scare over 'explosive' in passenger's baggage at Mangaluru airport

A false alarm over the presence of an 'explosive' in the baggage of a passenger sent the security staff into a tizzy at the Mangaluru airport on Tuesday.

Sep 19, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
Gold bars worth over Rs 29 lakhs seized from Hyderabad airport

Gold bars worth over Rs 29 lakhs seized from Hyderabad airport

The seizure was affected at 7.50 a.m. by the Custom Officers of the Air Intelligence Unit, based on specific intelligence.

Sep 09, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Terror funding: Arrested Kashmiri tycoon Zahoor Watali has properties worth crores in Dubai, Britain, says NIA

Terror funding: Arrested Kashmiri tycoon Zahoor Watali has properties worth crores in Dubai, Britain, says NIA

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) probing the terror funding case has reportedly identified assets worth crores of Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali. 

Sep 05, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Fugitive Thai ex-PM Yingluck in Dubai, aiming for UK: Junta source

Fugitive Thai ex-PM Yingluck in Dubai, aiming for UK: Junta source

Yingluck, 50, was due on Friday morning to arrive at the Supreme Court for the ruling in her trial for criminal negligence that could have seen her jailed for 10 years.

Aug 26, 2017, 17:53 PM IST

Thailand's ex-PM Yingluck flees to Dubai: Senior party members

Thailand`s former PM Yingluck Shinawatra has fled to Dubai, senior members of her party said on Saturday.

Aug 26, 2017, 15:37 PM IST