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Water-scarce countries shun Ice Bucket Challenge
Culture & Society»

Water-scarce countries shun Ice Bucket Challenge

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 1:45 PM

Bollywood stars are among those that have refused to waste a bucket of water for the social media craze

Gulf carriers poach 40 IndiGo pilots – report
Transport»

Gulf carriers poach 40 IndiGo pilots – report

Monday, 25 August 2014 11:52 AM

Tax-free salaries, greater incentives lures 40 senior IndiGo pilots to the Gulf.

Indian embassy in Doha receives 2,368 complaints
Politics & Economics»

Indian embassy in Doha receives 2,368 complaints

Sunday, 24 August 2014 11:38 AM

The rate of complaints by Indian expats in Qatar is increasing, according to official figures

Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion
Healthcare»

Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Dubai Health Authority says recruitment decision taken as new health projects are set to launch in emirate

Dubai-bound plane from India makes emergency landing
Transport»

Dubai-bound plane from India makes emergency landing

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 12:04 PM

Delayed flight developed engine problems an hour into journey

Revealed: Trailer for Shah Rukh Khan's Dubai-based Bollywood blockbuster
Arts»

Revealed: Trailer for Shah Rukh Khan's Dubai-based Bollywood blockbuster

Sunday, 17 August 2014 12:04 PM

Film includes scenes from the Palm Jumeirah's recent record-breaking fireworks display

Unit of Dubai's Landmark Group dissolves Indian retail deal
Retail»

Unit of Dubai's Landmark Group dissolves Indian retail deal

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 1:21 PM

Max Hypermarket and French retailer Auchan dissolve agreement to operate supermarkets in India

Abu Dhabi's TAQA pulls out of India, Iraq acquisition plans
Energy»

Abu Dhabi's TAQA pulls out of India, Iraq acquisition plans

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 1:21 PM

Abu Dhabi National Energy Co also announces $65m Q2 net profit compared to loss in year-earlier period

Pakistan's NBP eyes stake in Gulf-backed Burj Bank
Banking & Finance»

Pakistan's NBP eyes stake in Gulf-backed Burj Bank

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 12:02 PM

Bahrain's Bank Alkhair, private-sector arm of Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank are shareholders

Mumbai becomes Donald Trump's latest global target
Property»

Mumbai becomes Donald Trump's latest global target

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 11:18 AM

After launching in Dubai with Damac, New Yorker has teamed up with India's Lodha Group

Qatar Airways to add flights to Tehran, Islamabad, Muscat
Transport»

Qatar Airways to add flights to Tehran, Islamabad, Muscat

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 3:29 PM

Doha-based carrier says move is in response to 'steady increase' in passenger demand on the routes

India's Jet says to 'exploit' Etihad partnership to save $100m
Transport»

India's Jet says to 'exploit' Etihad partnership to save $100m

Monday, 11 August 2014 1:14 PM

Loss-making carrier plans to 'exploit and capitalise' on synergies arising from Etihad’s 24% stake after Jet reported $675m annual loss

For sale: New York Plaza, London's Grosvenor House hotels
Travel & Hospitality»

For sale: New York Plaza, London's Grosvenor House hotels

Monday, 11 August 2014 12:37 PM

Indian owner needs a quick sale; Manhattan icon is part-owned by Saudi’s Prince Alwaleed

Saudi Arabia bans marriage with foreigners from 4 countries
Culture & Society»

Saudi Arabia bans marriage with foreigners from 4 countries

Thursday, 7 August 2014 2:00 PM

Saudi men can no longer marry women from selected Asian, African countries because populations in the kingdom have exceeded 500,000

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Shah Rukh Khan in talks to revive RAK project
Property»

Shah Rukh Khan in talks to revive RAK project

Thursday, 7 August 2014 11:05 AM

Bollywood star admits he has “no idea” about investing in property, despite putting his name to a new Dubai project

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    Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate

    Surprisingly the only studies that show a negative financial impact of the smoking ban on the hospitality industry are sponsored by tobacco companies ... more

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 4:19 PM - Telcoguy
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    UK politician sacked over burka binbag jibe

    The whole point is that women should dictate what they want to wear and not men. That should be the underlying motive. If a woman WANTS to wear a burqa... more

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 1:16 PM - mick
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    UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates

    @MT3, harsh and callous as it may sound nice's analysis is spot on for expats; the impact on us is minimal. Certainly for the locals it is (rather it will... more

    Thursday, 28 August 2014 9:05 AM - Telcoguy