Articles about United Arab Emirates
10 Dec 2019
Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will no longer look for neutral venues to stage home international cricket matches.
04 Dec 2019
Who is West Indies' new batting coach Monty Desai?
The West Indies cricket team has appointed Monty Desai as the batting coach on a two-year contract.
18 Nov 2019
The most beautiful skyscrapers in the world
By definition, a skyscraper is a building that exceeds the height of at least 100 meters or 330 ft. But we're not talking of skyrocketing heights today. Being tall doesn't translate to looking stylish.
31 Oct 2019
Meet the nations which have qualified for ICC World T20
A total of 16 teams are set to battle it out for the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup to be held in Australia next year.
30 Oct 2019
Namibia, Netherlands secure ICC World T20 spots: Details here
Namibia are set to appear at the ICC T20 World Cup for the first time after beating Oman in Dubai.
24 Sep 2019
Sri Lankan cricket squad leaves for Pakistan despite security concerns
The Sri Lankan men's cricket squad has left for the tour of Pakistan despite security concerns.
20 Sep 2019
Thousands worldwide, including ex-Saudi royal adviser, have Twitter accounts suspended
On Friday, the microblogging site Twitter said that it has closed down thousands of accounts on its platform for spreading fake news and pro-government propaganda.
15 Sep 2019
Indian electrician jailed for molesting 5-year-old boy in Dubai
A 33-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to six months in prison for molesting a five-year-old boy in a sharing villa in Dubai.
06 Sep 2019
Top five hidden gems of Dubai you should explore
Featuring gigantic buildings, spectacular deserts, and adrenaline-boosting adventure sports- Dubai is a paradise for all sorts of travelers.
24 Aug 2019
UAE woman files for divorce because husband was "too loving"
While we often hear tragic stories of divorce where the spouse feels mistreated, abused or ignored, a woman in the United Arab Emirates is divorcing her husband because he is "too loving."
27 Jul 2019
Tesla in India by 2020: Elon Musk tells IIT-M students
While your dreams of owning a Batmobile, all gadgets in tow, may not come to fruition anytime soon, Indians could soon be driving their cars on autopilot, as tech entrepreneur Elon Musk plans to launch his electric automotive company Tesla in India by next year.
21 Jul 2019
Indian comedian dies on stage; audience mistook it for performance
In a tragic incident, a 36-year-old Indian stand-up comedian died on stage while performing his set in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
06 Jul 2019
Indian rupee now accepted at Dubai Duty Free shops
What comes as good news for Indian passengers, the Indian rupee will now be accepted for all transactions at Duty Free shops of Dubai airports.
30 Jun 2019
Dubai ruler's wife, Princess Haya, flees UAE with money, kids
Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's wife, Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, has reportedly fled the United Arab Emirates (UAE) along with her two children and £31 million after the break-up of their marriage.
10 May 2019
ICC charges two former Lankan cricketers with match-fixing
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has charged two former Sri Lankan cricketers Nuwan Zoysa and Avishka Gunawardene with match-fixing.
20 Apr 2019
Panel to review approval of Boeing 737 Max flight controls
A global team of experts will begin reviewing next week how the Boeing 737 Max's flight control system was approved by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
20 Apr 2019
Trump, Libyan-warlord Haftar talk on phone, "discuss ongoing counter-terrorism efforts"
US President Donald Trump spoke this week with Khalifa Haftar, the Libyan warlord fighting to capture the capital Tripoli, the White House said yesterday.
12 Apr 2019
PM Modi receives highest civilian award by the Russian government
On Friday, the Russian government awarded Prime Minister Narendra Modi with their highest civilian award, 'Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle'.
06 Apr 2019
Here's a look at Reliance Jio's unlimited international roaming plans
Reliance Jio is surely one of the best telecom service providers in India. Led by billionaire Mukesh Ambani, the company has disrupted the domestic market by offering unlimited call and data plans at affordable prices.
01 Apr, 2019
April 2019: This month in the sporting world
The month of April, every year, is one of the thrilling phases in the sporting world.
26 Feb 2019
Core internet infrastructure plagued by 'multifaceted' attacks: Details here
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which is the organization responsible for managing internet addresses, claims the core infrastructure of the internet is under attack.
27 Jan 2019
Nepal's Rohit Paudel breaks Sachin Tendulkar's record: Details here
Nepal are climbing up the ladder as far their presence in cricket is concerned.
16 Jan 2019
Taliban threatens to end talks with US: Here's why
The Taliban yesterday threatened to end contact with the US if they deflect from the issue of foreign force withdrawal from Afghanistan.
02 Jan 2019
AFC Asian Cup: A look at India's group stage chances
The AFC Asian Cup has seen sixteen editions so far, and as we move towards the seventeenth edition of the tournament with India being one among the 24 nations to be playing, it is the need of the hour to get a clear picture of the teams and assess India's chances.
21 Dec 2018
2019 ICC World Cup trophy arrives in Delhi
The 2019 edition of the ICC World Cup is all set to begin from May 30, 2019 in England and Wales.
11 Dec 2018
UAE man calls fiancee 'idiot' on WhatsApp; fined Rs. 4L
Fights, jokes, and name-calling are quite common among couples.
09 Dec 2018
Warne praises Kashmiri boy's 'ball of the century'
Shane Warne took notice of a seven-year-old boy from Kashmir, who has taken the internet by storm with his bowling.
04 Dec 2018
#AgustaWestlandScam: Chopper deal 'middleman', Christian Michel, being extradited to India
Alleged AgustaWestland chopper scam middleman, Christian James Michel, who is wanted by several Indian investigative agencies, is reportedly being extradited from the United Arab Emirates to India tonight.
02 Dec 2018
#InnovationAlert: An underwater Rail Network to connect UAE and India?
United Arab Emirates, a land of innovations, is mulling an underwater rail network to connect the nation with India.
22 Nov 2018
Woman kills boyfriend, feeds cooked body-parts to construction workers, dogs
A love story-turned-revenge tale isn't new, but this Moroccan woman took it to a new level.
13 Nov 2018
British Foreign Minister in Saudi for talks on Khashoggi, Yemen
British Foreign Minister, Jeremy Hunt, held talks yesterday with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Riyadh-based media said, during a visit to press the kingdom over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder and the escalating Yemen war.
01 Nov 2018
Ex-Indian cricketer urges Imran Khan to restore Indo-Pak Test ties
Former Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Farokh Engineer has urged Pakistan's cricketer-turned-Prime Minister Imran Khan to use his political clout and restore bilateral Test cricket between the arch-rivals.
22 Oct 2018
Mohammad Abbas reaches third ranking after just 10 Tests
Pakistani pacer Mohammad Abbas put up a dazzling performance in the Test series, against Australia, in the United Arab Emirates.
01 Sep 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Kohli rested, Rohit Sharma to lead India
The BCCI on Saturday announced a 16-member Indian squad for the Asia Cup 2018, starting in September.
01 Sep 2018
Saudi Arabia is planning to turn Qatar into an island
A Saudi official has hinted the Kingdom was moving forward with a plan to dig a canal that would turn the neighboring Qatari peninsula into an island, amid a diplomatic feud between the Gulf nations.
18 Aug 2018
UAE extends helping hand in Kerala's hour of need
Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has come out in support for flood-hit Kerala and ordered the formation of an emergency committee to provide relief to the victims.
09 Aug 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Big blow for Bangladesh
Bangladesh cricket have suffered a big blow ahead of the upcoming 6-nation Asia Cup 2018.
09 Aug 2018
Aussie pacers Cummins, Hazlewood ruled out of Pakistan series
Australia have been handed a major blow ahead of their upcoming Test series against Pakistan, which will be held at the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
07 Aug 2018
ICC approves T10 cricket league in Sharjah
Cricket fans will witness the shortest format of the game in the United Arab Emirates after the ICC approved the second edition of T10 league in Sharjah.
25 Jul 2018
Cricket: India and Pakistan to lock horns in Asia Cup
After more than a year, Virat Kohli-led India will lock horns with Pakistan on a cricket ground in the 2018 Asia Cup.