65-year-old Covid-19 patient dies in Mumbai
The man recently returned from the United Arab Emirates to Ahmedabad. He later complained of fever, cough and difficulty in breathing, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said in a statement.
L&T Construction bags large contract in UAE
Infrastructure company Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Tuesday said its construction arm has bagged a la...
Abu Dhabi postpones Dhafra solar plant final bids announcement: WAM
The decision was taken in light of rules barring large group meetings due...
BPCL buys 2 million barrels extra Saudi oil for April
"We will be taking two additional cargoes of Arab mix...we have got a mix of Arab light and Arab medium," BPCL's head of refineries R. Ramachandran told Reuters.
Opec February oil output sinks on Libyan unrest, cuts
On average, Opec pumped 27.84 million barrels per day (bpd) last month.
New virus hits Mideast airlines with $100 million loss, group says
The Persian Gulf city of Dubai, which is home to the world's busiest airport for international travel, relies heavily on tourism and aviation.
PM Modi leaves for United Arab Emirates from Paris
France: Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. He will return to Paris ...
Iran raises its death toll to 19 amid 139 coronavirus cases
President Hassan Rouhani went on to acknowledge that may take "one, two or three weeks" to get control of the virus in Iran, linked to most of the over 160 confirmed cases of the virus now spread across the Mideast. That comes after the top official in charge of Iran's response to the coronavirus tested positive for the illness after a day earlier trying to downplay the disease.
Indian among 15 new coronavirus cases in UAE
The Ministry of Health and Prevention said in a statement that 13 out of 15 new cases in the UAE recently arrived from abroad. They were diagnosed through early monitoring and reporting systems implemented in the country and are three Emiratis, two individuals from Saudi Arabia, Ethiopia and Iran as well as a person each from Thailand, Morocco, China, and India, the statement said.
United Arab Emirates calls India's move on Kashmir 'an Internal Matter'
UAE ambassador to India Ahmad Al Banna maintained that from his understanding such a reorganisation of states was not a unique incident in t...
Ordnance factory board ropes in IIFT for training
The factories form an integrated base for indigenous production of defence hardware and equipment, with the primary objective of self-reliance in equipping the armed forces with state of the art battlefield equipment.
UN official says airstrikes kill over 30 civilians in Yemen
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, the pillars of the U.S.-backed coalition, have purchased billions of dollars' worth of weapons from Western countries, particularity the U.S.
India has authorised export of defence products to 42 countries: Naik
Australia, Finland, Germany, Israel, USA, Spain, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka are among the 42 countries for which defence companies in India have received "export authorisation", Naik said. Bulk memory control cards, power supply are among the equipment that are authorised for export to Sri Lanka from India, he stated.
Indian expat infected with coronavirus in UAE
In a statement on Monday, the UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention said the Indian national was infected after he interacted with a recently diagnosed person, reports the Gulf News. Of the eight cases, one is in intensive care, while six others were stable and one has already recovered, the Ministry added.
Budget move on NRIs may prompt use of tie-breaker
Many face questions regarding assets in India unless the govt changes legislation, say experts.
Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service