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Massive fire breaks out at Dubai's Sulafa Tower, hundreds evacuated - Watch video

Sulafa Tower is 23rd tallest building in Dubai and 127th tallest in the world.

Solar plane leaves Spain for penultimate leg of world tour

The Solar Impulse 2 left southern Spain on its way to Egypt on Monday.

Vijay Mallya personal jet to be auctioned at low reserve price

Vijay Mallya personal jet to be auctioned at low reserve price

On June 30, the department had rejected the sole bid of Rs 1.09 crore offered by the United Arab Emirates-based aviation support firm Alna Aero Distributional Finance Holdings, against a reserve price of Rs 152 crore.

Drone closes busy Dubai International Airport for an hour

The airport says the closure disrupted flights for 69 minutes today. The airport, the world's busiest for international travel, reopened at 12.45 pm.

Women from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana being sold to Gulf like products in retail shop: Minister

Women from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana being sold to Gulf like products in retail shop: Minister

 Andhra Pradesh's Minister for Non-Resident Indian Welfare, Palle Raghunatha Reddy, has written a letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in a bid to gain her attention towards the plight of women domestic workers from Andhra Pradesh languishing in jails in Gulf states.

United Arab Emirates may build a mountain to increase rainfall!

United Arab Emirates may build a mountain to increase rainfall!

With oil revenues drying up, can the UAE afford a mountain?

How Saudi Arabia plans to shake up its economy!

How Saudi Arabia plans to shake up its economy!

The National Transformation Plan (NTP), as Riyadh has dubbed the changes, is expected to be unveiled in the next few weeks. Much is still secret. Ministries have refused to discuss plans in detail and Western consultancies contacted by Reuters declined to confirm their involvement, let alone policy details.

Cabinet nod for India-UAE MoU to prevent human trafficking

In order to effectively curb the menace of human trafficking to Middle East, India and the UAE will soon sign an MoU for cooperation in preventing and combating the crime.

GCC states set to borrow up to $390 billion by 2020: Report

The oil-rich Gulf states are expected to borrow between $285 billion and $390 billion through 2020 to finance budget deficits resulting from low oil price, a report said Sunday

Panama Papers: UAE president leads London property holdings

Panama Papers: UAE president leads London property holdings

The president of the United Arab Emirates owns London properties worth more than 1.2 billion pounds (USD 1.7 billion, 1.5 billion euros) through offshore companies revealed in the so-called Panama Papers, The Guardian reported Wednesday.

Panama Papers: UAE president leads London property holdings

Owning British property through offshore companies is perfectly legal, but it is controversial because such holdings obscure the identity of the owners.

Fire hits UAE residential tower, no casualties reported

Fire hits UAE residential tower, no casualties reported

It was at least the fourth major high-rise fire in the UAE in three years. 

Kuwait to deport 60 Lebanese for alleged Hezbollah links: Report

Kuwait is to deport 60 Lebanese for alleged links to Hezbollah in the latest Gulf Arab move against the Shiite militant group, a newspaper reported on Monday.

UAE jet missing after Yemen mission

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday announced the disappearance of a fighter jet taking part in a mission in Yemen.

UAE says fighter jet missing in Yemen combat mission

UAE says fighter jet missing in Yemen combat mission

An Emirati fighter jet taking part in operations against Iran-backed rebels in Yemen has gone missing, the United Arab Emirates said on Monday.

Rare heavy rain shuts UAE schools, disrupts flights

Schools in the United Arab Emirates were ordered to shut on Wednesday after rare heavy rain hit the desert Gulf state, causing flights to be suspended and flooding roads.

Asia Cup 2016: India vs United Arab Emirates, Match 9 - Probable playing XIs, Form Guide, Pitch, Team news, TV Listing, Live Streaming

Asia Cup 2016: India vs United Arab Emirates, Match 9 - Probable playing XIs, Form Guide, Pitch, Team news, TV Listing, Live Streaming

India have already booked their place in the final and are unbeaten so far in the tournament.

Asia Cup 2016: I felt like my game is back, says Yuvraj Singh after 35-run knock against Sri Lanka

Asia Cup 2016: I felt like my game is back, says Yuvraj Singh after 35-run knock against Sri Lanka

Yuvraj played a pivotal role alongside Virat Kohli in India's five-wicket win over Sri Lanka,

Asia Cup 2016, Match No. 6: Pakistan vs United Arab Emirates - Preview

Asia Cup 2016, Match No. 6: Pakistan vs United Arab Emirates - Preview

Pakistan pacers will fancy their chances against UAE.

PM Modi breaks protocol to receive Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Al Nahyan

Boosting trade ties by ramping up UAE's investment in India and stepping up defence and security cooperation in the wake of rising threat of ISIS are set to be the major focus of talks between Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday.