United Arab Emirates

UAE demands $1 Billion back from Pakistan, last date is on Friday

Top officials of the Government of Pakistan are in panic after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) demanded USD 1 billion back. The deadline for returning 1 billion USD is 12 March (Friday). The money was raised because the amount has reached its maturity.

Mar 12, 2021, 10:10 AM IST

Panic in Pakistan government as UAE demands its $1 billion back

The one billion dollars are deposited with the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the central bank of the country. The deadline to return back $1 billion is March 12.

Mar 11, 2021, 20:36 PM IST

Mohamed Mahmoud Al Khaja sworn in as UAE envoy to Israel

The ambassador vowed to respect the United Arab Emirates' constitution and laws, work sincerely to prioritize its interests and keep the State secrets while performing his diplomatic tasks. H.H. Sheikh Mohammed wished the new ambassadors success. Attending were a number of ministers and senior officials.

Feb 15, 2021, 07:33 AM IST

UAE halts new visas to citizens of Pakistan, 12 other countries over security concerns: Report

The UAE has stopped issuing new visas to citizens of 13 countries, including Pakistan.

Nov 25, 2020, 22:30 PM IST

US, UAE eye December goal to agree on F-35 deal, say sources

Sources close to the negotiations said the goal is to have a letter of agreement in place in time for UAE National Day celebrated on December 2.

Sep 22, 2020, 16:34 PM IST

US President Donald Trump nominated for 2021 Nobel Peace Prize for 'historic' Israel-UAE peace deal

US official on September 8 said that Israel and the United Arab Emirates will sign a US-brokered agreement normalizing their relations at the White House on September 15.

Sep 09, 2020, 16:27 PM IST

US Secretary Mike Pompeo to travel to Israel, Sudan, Bahrain, UAE to discuss Iran’s 'malign influence'

As per the US Department of State, Pompeo will travel to these countries between August 23-28. 

Aug 23, 2020, 22:28 PM IST

UAE cricketers return to training as coronavirus restrictions ease

Raza also informed that he barely recognised his long-time teammate Rohan Mustafa when he returned to nets as he has lost 10 kgs during lockdown.

Jun 08, 2020, 15:32 PM IST

Evacuation from UAE: Air India Express flights take off from Kerala to repatriate stranded Indians

The flight to Kochi will take off from Abu Dhabi at 4.15 pm and reach the destination at 9.40 pm, while the other to Kozhikode is scheduled for departure from Dubai at5 pm and arrive at 10.40 pm, official sources said.

May 07, 2020, 16:37 PM IST

UAE praises Syria's Assad for 'wise leadership', cementing ties

UAE and Syria restored diplomatic ties last year and the UAE`s vocal support will be welcome by Assad, who has wrested control of most of his country from rebels and jihadis and is seeking to shed his status as pariah to much of the outside world.

Dec 03, 2019, 22:41 PM IST

Russia, UAE discuss delivery schedule of Sukhoi Su-35 combat jet

Sukhoi Su-35 is a supersonic jet with supermanoeuverability even at low speeds and the UAE is keen on buying over one squadron of the advanced fighters for its air force. Russia and UAE are likely to sign the final contract for the Su-35s before the end of 2019.

Nov 18, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

India extends visa-on-arrival facility to UAE nationals

According to information shared by the Embassy of India (Abu Dhabi), the visa-on-arrival will be available to UAE nationals for a period of up to 60 days with double entry for business, tourism, conference and medical purposes. This facility will be available at six designated International Airports namely, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai. 

Nov 17, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Saudi Arabia boosts troop levels in south Yemen as tensions rise

But the separatists, who seek to restore the former South Yemen republic, turned on the government in early August and seized control of Aden, interim seat of Hadi's government.

Sep 03, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

Australia coach Graham Arnold says his Socceroos will be 'greatest' ever

Arnold named a raw 23-man squad on Friday for next month`s opening World Cup qualifier against Kuwait, featuring 12 players with 10 or fewer caps and a slew of big names omitted due to form or fitness concerns.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:10 PM IST

PM Modi will be honoured with UAE's 'Order of Zayed' today

PM Modi will be honoured with UAE's 'Order of Zayed' today. The 'Order of Zayed' is the United Arab Emirates' highest civil honour. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 24, 2019, 08:30 AM IST

We enjoy excellent relations with Islamic world: India

Responding to a question on ties with the Islamic world, TS Tirumurti, Secretary Economic Relations, Ministry of External Affairs said, "Our engagement has been extremely robust and our relations with the Arab countries and many of the other countries are at an all-time high."

Aug 19, 2019, 23:05 PM IST

PM Modi will attend G7 Summit in France, receive 'Order of Zayed' in UAE: MEA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a five-day official visit to France, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain from August 22, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Monday. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 19, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

Six teams battle it out for final ICC U19 Cricket World Cup spot in Division 1 Europe Qualifier

The team sitting on top of the table following the end of the round-robin will fill the 16th and final spot available for the tournament set to be held in South Africa.

Jul 23, 2019, 22:55 PM IST

UAE to give visa-on-arrival to Indian passport holders

Indian passengers can then proceed to the Marhaba service counter to get their entry permit for a fee of Dh100 and Dh20 service charges, and continue on to the passport control.

Jul 17, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Indian expat student collects 15,000kg paper waste in Dubai

The student, Nia Tony, was honoured during the 22nd edition of the Emirates Recycling Awards in Dubai on Monday, reports the Khaleej Times.

Jun 12, 2019, 13:57 PM IST