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More than 150 Bollywood stars to attend Dubai event
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More than 150 Bollywood stars to attend Dubai event

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 4:05 PM

Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Jacqueline Fernandez, Varun Dhawan, Parineethi Chopra and Kanika Kapoor will perform at Arab Indo Bollywood Awards 2015

India ditches jail terms for offensive online posts
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India ditches jail terms for offensive online posts

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:24 PM

Verdict has been hailed as a victory for free speech in the world's largest growth market for the Internet

Saudi Arabia to reward inspectors for uncovering labour violations
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Saudi Arabia to reward inspectors for uncovering labour violations

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 3:36 PM

Move by Ministry of Labour comes as Gulf kingdom tightens crackdown on illegal foreign workers

Dubai's non-oil foreign trade rises to $362.3bn in 2014
Politics & Economics»

Dubai's non-oil foreign trade rises to $362.3bn in 2014

Monday, 23 March 2015 6:57 PM

China drives small increase in total trade as it registers 29% jump in trade with emirate

Dubai's DP World inks deal to develop Maldives ports industry
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Dubai's DP World inks deal to develop Maldives ports industry

Sunday, 22 March 2015 3:17 PM

Port operator signs agreement with Maldivian gov't; to help build logistics and transport links in archipelago

Qatari Emir set to face quiz on labour issues during Asian tour
Politics & Economics»

Qatari Emir set to face quiz on labour issues during Asian tour

Sunday, 22 March 2015 1:26 PM

Sheikh Tamim is likely to face tough questions on the rights of foreign workers during his first official visit to India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan this week

No launch date yet for Qatar labour reforms - minister
Politics & Economics»

No launch date yet for Qatar labour reforms - minister

Saturday, 21 March 2015 10:21 AM

Qatar says committed to replacing controversial kafala sponsorship system but still no specific timetable in place

More than 500,000 labourers working in Dubai, says official
Construction»

More than 500,000 labourers working in Dubai, says official

Saturday, 21 March 2015 2:20 AM

Head of Permanent Committee for Labour Affairs says working hard to protect rights of unskilled workers

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Sri Lanka says Rajapaksa officials stashed over $2bn in Dubai
Banking & Finance»

Sri Lanka says Rajapaksa officials stashed over $2bn in Dubai

Friday, 20 March 2015 2:20 AM

Funds represent about 20% of total amount of so-called 'black money' that authorities suspect was illicitly stashed abroad

Air India, the airline no one wants to work for?
Transport»

Air India, the airline no one wants to work for?

Thursday, 19 March 2015 3:03 PM

Air India advertised 197 job openings for captain and first officer positions, but had no one turn up for the walk-in interviews

Lawyer for Pakistan doctor who helped CIA find bin Laden shot dead
Politics & Economics»

Lawyer for Pakistan doctor who helped CIA find bin Laden shot dead

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 11:42 AM

two militant groups claimed responsibility for shotting of Samiullah Afridi

Bahrain migrant worker court decision branded “unfair”
Culture & Society»

Bahrain migrant worker court decision branded “unfair”

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 11:35 AM

Appeal decision ordered a housemaid to pay almost $1,600 to her former employer

$1m of CIA cash 'found its way into Al Qaeda coffers'
Politics & Economics»

$1m of CIA cash 'found its way into Al Qaeda coffers'

Monday, 16 March 2015 1:53 PM

Afghanistan paid Al Qaeda $5m for the release of its consul general in Peshawar, Pakistan

Oman Air to launch new flights to Singapore, Goa, Dhaka
Transport»

Oman Air to launch new flights to Singapore, Goa, Dhaka

Saturday, 14 March 2015 12:47 PM

Airline's chief executive says he is 'very confident' that new services will prove popular with passengers

Etihad-backed Air Seychelles posts $3.2m net profit in 2014
Transport»

Etihad-backed Air Seychelles posts $3.2m net profit in 2014

Friday, 13 March 2015 4:01 AM

Airline announces third consecutive year of profitability following deal for Etihad to buy 40% stake


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