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Dubai lit up for Diwali, the Festival of Lights
Dubai lit up for Diwali; AR Rahman, Javed Ali & Zakir Khan all set to rock the 'Big Diwali Mela'

In UAE, it is going to a musical Diwali for all, where world-renowned music icon A.R. Rahman is set to lighten up fans with a special live concert on October 29.

  • Tuesday, 18 October 2022
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WATCH Nuakhai Bhetghat Celebrations In Dubai

Prabasi Odias settled in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) hosted a Nuakhai Bhetghat at the Indian Consulate in Dubai on September 11th. This is state to be the largest in-person gathering on the occasion of Nuakhai outside India. The audience was captivated by an extravagant display of Sambalpuri culture that featured Western Odisha's language, music and dance, and handlooms.

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  • Wednesday, 14 September 2022
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Asia Cup India Pakistan T20: Watch Team India Practice Session Ahead Of Sunday Clash

Asia Cup India Pakistan T20: Watch Team India Practice Session Ahead Of Sunday Clash

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  • Sunday, 04 September 2022
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India-Pakistan Match In 2022 Asia Cup In Dubai - Unforgettable Images

India-Pakistan Match In 2022 Asia Cup In Dubai - Unforgettable Images

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  • Monday, 29 August 2022
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India-Pakistan Match - Indian Fans Go Wild After India Victory

India-Pakistan Match - Indian Fans Go Wild After India Victory

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  • Monday, 29 August 2022
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Video: Celebrations Erupt After India Defeat Pakistan In Asia Cup Match

Video: Celebrations Erupt After India Defeat Pakistan In Asia Cup Match

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  • Monday, 29 August 2022
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Kiara Advani celebrates 30th birthday with Sidharth Malhotra in Dubai; see pics

In one of the pictures, Kiara can be seen in a black ensemble, while in another, Sidharth looks dapper in a denim shirt and black jeans.

  • Sunday, 31 July 2022
Odisha receives investment intents worth Rs 21,000cr
Odisha receives investment intents worth Rs 21,000cr

The state has received the investment proposal on sectors like infrastructure, hospitality, logistics, chemicals, food processing etc.

  • Wednesday, 29 June 2022
All eyes on CM Naveen team’s crucial Dubai visit 
All eyes on CM Naveen team’s crucial Dubai visit 

The Naveen’s team will try to bring as much investment as possible in the fields like petrochemicals, plastic, food processing, sea food processing, textiles and tourism. 

  • Tuesday, 21 June 2022
Kendrapara Man Who Went Missing In Dubai Returns Home, Family Thanks Baijayant Panda  
Kendrapara Man Who Went Missing In Dubai Returns Home, Family Thanks Baijayant Panda  

Ajit Biswal of Khadipal village under Pattamundai block in Kendrapara district had gone to Dubai. He worked as a plumber with a company in the Gulf Sheikhdom. 

  • Monday, 14 February 2022
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India Vs Pakistan T20: Here’s What Former Indian Cricketers Said

The mother of all cricket matches - India Vs Pakistan - is all set to take place today evening at Dubai in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup 2021. India is facing arch rivals Pakistan after over two years. Listen in to what former Indian cricketers have to say.

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  • Sunday, 24 October 2021
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ICC T20 World Cup: India Vs Pakistan Epic Clash, Virat Kohli & Babar Azam Reaction

The wait for cricket fans across the globe is over. After two years, India will face Pakistan on Sunday in what is expected to be a high voltage clash in the super 12 league of ongoing ICC T20 World Cup.

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  • Sunday, 24 October 2021
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Body of Odisha labourer brought from Dubai; Jay Panda pays tribute

Kendrapara: The body of an Odia labourer, identified as Dushashan Patra, was brought to Odisha today from Dubai, 11 days after his death. Patra, a resident of Aul area in Kendrapara, had gone to Dubai seven months back to work there as a plumber. On December 31, he had suffered a heart attack and died. […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Odia youth found dead in Dubai; family alleges murder

Bhubaneswar:  Four months after an Odia youth fell to his death at a construction site in United Arab Emirates (UAE), a young labourer from the State was found dead in his room in Dubai on Friday. As per reports, the youth identified as Sribindu Maiti, who had been working in Dubai for the last two […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Commissionerate Police busts human trafficking racket in Bhubaneswar  

  Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today busted a human trafficking racket in Khandagiri area of Bhubaneswar. While six people have been arrested in this connection, efforts are on to bring two of the accused—Azgar Ali Sayyad and Sajid Ali Maniyar, in remand. Acting on a tip-off, a raid was conducted at a hotel during which […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Odia sailor stranded in Dubai returns home

  Bhubaneswar: With the persistent efforts of the Indian Embassy and MPs of Kendrapara and Kandhamal, seven sailors, including Dibya Ranjan Behera of Kandhamal district, who were stranded in United Arab Emirates (UAE) for last four months, finally returned home today. The family of Dibya Ranjan expressed its gratitude to the Odisha Government as well […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Gold bars worth Rs 35L seized at Bhubaneswar Airport

Bhubaneswar: A day after gold bars and rings weighing over 350 grams were seized from two passengers at the Bhubaneswar Airport, the Commissionerate of Customs (Preventive) today seized gold biscuits weighing 1.2 kg from two passengers from Dubai. The value of the seized gold bars is estimated to be around Rs 35 lakhs.  Sources said […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
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Sridevi's body brought to Mumbai, funeral on Wednesday

Mumbai: Veteran actress Sridevi’s mortal remains arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday night, around 72 hours after her sudden and shocking demise in Dubai. Her funeral is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. Her body was taken to her residence in Green Acres, Lokhandwala, from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in a convoy. Tight security arrangements were in […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
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Ollywood mourns ‘Chaalbaaz’ Sridevi’s untimely demise

Bhubaneswar: Veteran Bollywood actress Sridevi passed away Saturday night following a cardiac arrest while she was with her husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi Kapoor in Dubai. She was 54. The entire nation, Bollywood, Ollywood and the television industry is saddened by the sudden demise of the actress. Sridevi – An icon who immortalised Mr […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Five visually impaired cricketers from Odisha in probable Indian squad for World Cup

Bhubaneswar: Five visually impaired cricketers from Odisha have been named in the probable Indian team for the 5th ODI World Cup for the blind to be held in Dubai in January 2018. The Cricket Association for the Blind in India which announced the 44-member probable team today named Odisha’s Md Jafar, Pankaj Bhue, Sukhram Majhi, […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
After Nottwil victory, Jayanti eyes Gold at Dubai Asian Youth Para Games

Puri: After bagging medals at the recently concluded Para Athletics Junior Championships at Nottwil in Switzerland, Jayanti Behera of Puri has set the Dubai Asian Youth Para Games as her next target. “When our national anthem was rendered in Switzerland, I felt immensely proud. I will also try to grab gold in Dubai Asian Youth […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
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‘Dubai dream’ falls flat, 200 job seekers duped in Khurda

Bhubaneswar: Around 200 people have allegedly fallen victim to a major job racket in Khurda district. According to reports, Mega Consultancy Tour and Travels has cheated Rs 30 lakh from various job aspirants by promising them lucrative jobs in the Gulf. The company had set up its office at Mukundaprasad and hatched a plan to […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Five Odia labourers return home from Dubai

Bhubaneswar: The five Odia labourers who had gone to Dubai in search of work a year ago, finally reached Odisha today. The labourers, who were tortured since five months as the company in which they were working stopped their salary, were rescued with the help two NGOs. Talking to media persons after their arrival at […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Air India diverts flight to Mumbai after freak accident in TN

Trichy/Mumbai: The wheels of an Air India Express flight to Dubai from Tiruchirappalli or Trichy in Tamil Nadu hit the airport’s compound wall while taking off with 136 passengers on Friday. All passengers and crew are safe, an official said. The flight IX-611 which took off at around 1.20 a.m., was then diverted to Mumbai […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Asia Cup: Liton Das ton guide Bangladesh to 222 vs India

Dubai: Opener Liton Das’ brilliant century helped Bangladesh post 222/10 against India in the Asia Cup final match here on Friday. Bangladesh got off to a flying start but lack of support from the middle and lower order batsmen and some brilliant fielding from Indian players saw Bangladesh only managing to score a modest total. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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India favourites vs Bangladesh in Asia Cup final

Dubai: Defending champions India are the favourites to lift the Asia Cup trophy for the record seventh time when they face a confident Bangladesh in the final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium here on Friday. For India, the last-ball draw against Afghanistan in their final Super Four encounter on Tuesday will serve as an […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Asia Cup: Malik, Sarfraz guide Pakistan to 237/7 against India

Dubai: Shoaib Malik’s disciplined innings along with useful contribution from Sarfraz Ahmed helped Pakistan post 237/7 against India in the Super Four tie of the Asia Cup at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. Malik scored 78 runs in 90 balls and Sarfraz made 44 runs in 66 balls to forge a crucial […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Asia Cup: Rohit, Jadeja star in India's 7-wkt win over Bangladesh

Dubai: India dished out another comprehensive performance to thrash Bangladesh by seven wickets in a Super Four stage match of the Asia Cup at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium here on Friday. Skipper Rohit Sharma led India from the front with a fluent unbeaten half-century to overhaul the paltry target of 174 with more than […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Asia Cup: India overpower Pakistan by eight wickets

Dubai: A strong bowling performance followed by some power packed batting saw India thrash arch-rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Asked to field first, three-wicket hauls from pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav enabled India to restrict Pakistan to a […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka in Asia Cup opener

Dubai: Bangladesh dominated with both bat and ball to outclass Sri Lanka by 137 runs in the opening match of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Saturday. Electing to bat first, Bangladesh rode Mushfiqur Rahim’s career-best score of 144 runs to post what eventually turned out be a pretty competitive total of 261 in […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Kohli end England series as world's best, Cook signs off at 10th spot

Dubai: India captain Virat Kohli ended the England tour as the number-one ranked batsman in world despite failing in his last innings while just retired England opener Alastair Cook signed off from international cricket on a remarkable note, moving into the top-10 of the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen. Cook was adjudged Player of […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Man beaten to death on suspicion of cattle theft

Lucknow :  A man was beaten to death by a mob in Bareilly district in Uttar Pradesh early on Thursday on suspicion of stealing their cattle, police said. The deceased was identified as Shahrukh Khan (20), who worked as a tailor in Dubai and had come home for Eid. Superintendent of Police Abhinandan Singh said […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Sania sets sights on 2020 Olympics

Dubai: Out of action for a long period with a chronic knee injury and now her first pregnancy, ace Indian player Sania Mirza is hopeful of hitting the tennis court for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In a recent interview to Gulf News, former Doubles World No.1 Sania, who is likely to become a mother in […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Kabaddi Masters: Formidable India favourites against South Korea

Dubai: World Champions India will aim to enter the final with a big win when they face South Korea in the second semi-final of the Kabaddi Masters at the Al Wasl Sports Club here on Friday. India has had a dream run in the six-nation tournament, winning all their four group matches a with big […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Kabaddi Masters: India thrash lackluster Pakistan to enter semis

Dubai: India sealed the semi-final spot, thrashing arch-rivals Pakistan 41-17 in Group A match of the Kabaddi Masters at the Al Wasl Sports Club here on Monday. This was India’s third consecutive win in this six-nation tournament and second win against Pakistan. Men-in-Blue will now face Kenya in a dead rubber on Tuesday. It seemed […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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India thrash newbies Kenya in Kabaddi Masters

Dubai: India continued their dominance at the Kabaddi Masters as they overpowered Kenya 48-19 in their second Group A match at the Al Wasl Sports Club here on Saturday. India were brilliant in both offence and defence while Kenya struggled to hold India’s tsumani of points. Left-corner Girish Maruti, Monu Goyat, Rishank made it look […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Bengal to export mangoes to Dubai

Kolkata: West Bengal has produced around nine lakh tonnes of mangoes this year and is also set to export them to Dubai and Hong Kong, said a senior minister on Saturday. The produce comes despite the inclement weather and the fruit’s consumption remains unaffected by the scare of the Nipah virus. “This year’s mango production […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Tripura starts exporting 'Queen' pineapples to Dubai

Agartala: Tripura’s ‘Queen’ variety pineapples are finally on their way to Dubai with Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Sunday flagging off a one tonne consignment — the first. The exquisite variety of fruit, known for being juicy and sweet, was sent on a SpiceJet aircraft via New Delhi. The private airliner last month signed […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Indian on trial for molesting child in Dubai

Dubai: A 46-year-old Indian worker has gone on trial here after he allegedly molested a 5-year-old girl, the media reported on Thursday. According to the public prosecution records, the unidentified Indian man molested the Iranian girl while she was playing outside her house in Dubai’s Al Barsha, the Khaleej Times reported. The girl’s father told […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Deal reached to sell Sahara's NY Plaza Hotel for $600 million: Reports

New York: A Dubai investment group and a New York real estate company have reached a deal to buy the majority stake owned by Subrata Roy’s Sahara Group in the New York Plaza Hotel for $600 million, according to media reports. The prospective buyers have seven weeks to close the deal, real estate newspaper Real […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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