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Full text of India-UAE joint statement during PM Modi's visit

Full text of India-UAE joint statement during PM Modi's visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India-UAE ties go beyond trade.

Feb 12, 2018, 00:01 AM IST

In Pics: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's UAE visit

PM Modi held wide-ranging talks with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi on Sunday as the two sides signed five agreements.

Feb 11, 2018, 22:35 PM IST

PM Modi addresses Indian in Dubai's Opera House

PM Narendra Modi addressed the Indian community in United Arab Emirates at the Dubai Opera which was packed to capacity.

Feb 11, 2018, 13:44 PM IST
Energy security, infrastructural investments top on agenda during UAE visit: PM Modi

Energy security, infrastructural investments top on agenda during UAE visit: PM Modi

The investment from UAE to India exceeds USD 11 billion.

Feb 08, 2018, 00:20 AM IST
Qatar allows full ownership for foreign investors

Qatar allows full ownership for foreign investors

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt severed ties with Qatar in June, accusing it of links to extremist groups and being too close to Shiite Iran, Riyadh`s regional arch-rival.

Jan 04, 2018, 17:32 PM IST

UAE denies claim of Yemen missile attack against its plant

The United Arab Emirates on Sunday denied a claim by Yemen's Shiite rebels that a rebel missile had been fired toward the country's under-construction nuclear plant.

Dec 03, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Ex Egypt premier Ahmed Shafik deported from UAE to Egypt: Family

Ex Egypt premier Ahmed Shafik deported from UAE to Egypt: Family

Ahmed Shafik, a former air force commander and government minister, is seen as the strongest potential opponent of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi 

Dec 02, 2017, 21:06 PM IST
UAE to get first outdoor dog park in February 2018

UAE to get first outdoor dog park in February 2018

The park will also have a cafe area where dog owners can socialise while their pets play as well as an area for pet-related activities like pet birthday parties, pet shows and training among others.
 

Nov 28, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

UAE terminates North Korean diplomatic mission, ends visas

The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday it was ending the mission of North Korea`s non-resident ambassador and terminating its own envoy`s services in Pyongyang, the foreign ministry said in a statement carried by state news agency WAM.

Oct 12, 2017, 21:22 PM IST

Muslim woman saves Indian driver's life in UAE

A quick-thinking Muslim woman saved the life of an Indian truck driver in the UAE when she saw him in flames following a horrific road accident, media reports said.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Kuwait to expel North Korean diplomats, stops issuing visas

The decision comes after Kuwait stopped issuing new visas for North Koreans citing its U.N. sanctions implementation report.

Sep 17, 2017, 20:15 PM IST

Al Qaeda ousted from Yemen president`s home district

Yemeni forces backed by the United Arab Emirates have driven al Qaeda militants from a southern district that is the birthplace of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, security sources said on Thursday.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:58 PM IST

Donald Trump willing to mediate Qatar crisis

The Emir of Kuwait said the Gulf Countries have received a letter from Qatar stating that it is willing to sit down at the table and discuss all the demands, which the other parties have put down.

Sep 08, 2017, 13:37 PM IST
Donald Trump offers to mediate in Qatar crisis

Donald Trump offers to mediate in Qatar crisis

US President Donald Trump offered on Thursday to mediate in the crisis between Qatar and its Arab neighbors and said he believed the dispute could be solved "fairly easily."

Sep 08, 2017, 00:30 AM IST

This American spy plane 'doesn't want to stop flying'

It may not sound possible to "catch" an American spy plane while driving a Dodge Charger. But that's precisely what we did on a sweltering August afternoon at Al Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates.

Aug 21, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
Qatar offers visa-free entry to 80 countries including India

Qatar offers visa-free entry to 80 countries including India

Qatar has a population of 2.4 million people, 90 percent of whom are foreigners, including many from south Asia working in construction.

Aug 09, 2017, 18:06 PM IST

Qatar offers visa-free entry to 80 nationalities

"The visa exemption scheme will make Qatar the most open country in the region," tourism department official Hassan al-Ibrahim told a press conference in Doha.

Aug 09, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
Infosys to acquire digital studio in London

Infosys to acquire digital studio in London

The studio will enable the company to drive digital transformation solutions, which connect its clients` systems of record to new systems of engagement.

Aug 04, 2017, 00:21 AM IST

No dialogue with Qatar until it revises policies: UAE minister

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, an ally of Qatar, will visit Saudia Arabia, Kuwait and Qatar during a two-day mediation trip that begins on Sunday.

Jul 23, 2017, 00:20 AM IST

Qatar accuses UAE of hack that sparked Gulf crisis

The report  unequivocally proves that this hacking crime took place.

Jul 17, 2017, 19:54 PM IST