Tag: Dubai

12 Odisha labourers stranded in Dubai return home after Jay Panda's intervention

Bhubaneswar: Twelve labourers from Odisha, who were stranded in Dubai returned today after BJP national Vice-President Baijayant Jay Panda intervened in the matter and sought diplomatic help in their repatriation. Jay Panda took to Twitter to inform about their repatriation and thanked the district representative of Naba Nirman Krushak Sanghathan of Ganjam for bringing the […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Nirmala Sitharaman
India To Host Dubai-Like Mega Shopping Fests To Boost Exports

New Delhi: As part of the steps taken to boost exports, India will organise annual mega shopping festivals, similar to the ones held in Dubai, to facilitate exchange between global producers and consumers, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. She said that these “mega shopping festivals” will be held at four destinations across the […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Power Sportz Bags International Excellence Award In Dubai

Dubai: In recognition of its work in the field of digital journalism, a web-based sports channel from India, Power Sportz, has become one of the winners of the “India International Excellence Awards”. Launched by former President Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi on September 10, the award distribution event took place in Dubai on September 14 […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Young Filmmaker From Odisha Gets India International Excellence Award In Dubai

Bhubaneswar: A young filmmaker from Odisha, Amrutendu Baral was awarded the prestigious India International Excellence Award at Dubai last week. India International Excellence Awards is a SAWE initiative whose Dubai edition was held at Hotel Armani, Burj Khalifa. As per reports, Baral received the award in the category of “Film Maker of the Year” Documentary, for […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
13 kg Gold Seized In Odisha Was Smuggled From Foreign Countries

Rourkela: A day after the officials of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) recovered nearly 13 kg gold while it was being transported in Howrah-Mumbai Jnaneswari Express, it has come to the fore that the gold was being smuggled from countries like UAE, Dubai, China, Bangaldesh and Myanmar to India. As per reports, the two accused […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
No stopping Vijender, claims 12th successive professional win

Dubai: Indian boxing star Vijender Singh demolished Ghana’s former Commonwealth champion Charles Adamu to claim his 12th successive win and ensure that his four-year unbeaten streak in the professional circuit remained intact, here on Friday. The 34-year-old former Olympic bronze-medallist, who holds the WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental super middleweight belts, prevailed in a unanimous […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Pakistani Driver Turns Savior For Indian Girl In Dubai

Dubai: A Pakistani taxi driver in Dubai turned a saviour for an Indian girl by returning her lost wallet that had her UK student visa just three days before she was to return after a winter break, a media report said. Raechel Rose, who flew to Manchester on January 8, had lost the wallet in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
RPF Busts E-Ticket Racket With Suspected Links To Terror Financing

New Delhi: In one of its biggest crackdown on illegal ticketing in the railways, the RPF has arrested a madrassa-educated, self-taught software developer from Jharkhand in a racket which has links to Pakistan, Bangladesh and Dubai with suspected involvement in terror financing, a senior official said on Tuesday. Ghulam Mustafa (28), who was arrested from […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
India, Pakistan To Play Asia Cup In Dubai: Sourav Ganguly

Kolkata: Both India and Pakistan will play in the Asia Cup which will be held in Dubai, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said here on Friday. “Asia Cup will be held in Dubai and both India and Pakistan will play,” Ganguly told reporters at Eden Gardens before leaving for Dubai for the ACC meeting on March […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
UAE Indians
COVID-19: Over 32,000 Indians In UAE Register To Return Home

Abu Dhabi: More than 32,000 Indians in the UAE, who wish to return home amidst the coronavirus lockdown, have registered with the Indian missions here on day one of the opening of the online registration process, according to a media report. On Wednesday night, the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi announced the details of data […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
IPL 13: BCCI Team To Reach UAE In Late August For Inspection Of Facilities

Dubai: A top delegation of BCCI officials is expected to arrive in Dubai by the third week of August to do a recce of the venues of the UAE, which is all set to host the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League. The IPL 2020 edition will be played at three venues in Abu […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Dubai Temporarily Suspended Air India Express' Ops Over COVID Guidelines

New Delhi: The Air India Express operations to Dubai has been temporarily suspended for 15 days starting Friday. According to the airline, Air India Express has received “Notice of Suspension” from Dubai Civil Aviation Authority on Thursday. “The notice has been issued on account of erroneous acceptance of one Covid positive passenger by the Airline’s […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Dubai Link To Berhampur IPL Betting Racket Surfaces!

Berhampur: Preliminary investigation by the Berhampur police into the IPL betting syndicate which was busted in the city earlier during the day has revealed that the conduits were in close touch with bookies across major cities in the country as well as Dubai. Southern Range Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG), Satyabrata Bhoi said that […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021