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Make your cult in bridal wear: Tarun Tahiliani


July 25th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Ace designer Tarun Tahiliani, who is offering a range of high-end bridal outfits at the fourth edition of his Couture Exposition here, says there's no ... Read more...

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UAE trade minister meets Arab business delegation


January 21st, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 20 (IANS/WAM) UAE Foreign Minister Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi Friday held a meeting with an Arab business delegation to boost trade cooperation. They also discussed the latest ... Read more...

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Bin Laden killing impact on Arab spring uprisings unpredictable: Clinton


May 5th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that the impact of the killing of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden on the Arab spring uprisings is still ... Read more...

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US lobbyists for Middle East faced with Catch-22 scenario — to pitch or not to pitch


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 2 (ANI): With the situation in the Arab region continuing to unfold, an elite band of former members of Congress, former diplomats and power brokers who have helped these Middle ... Read more...

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See winds of change, Krishna to rattled Arab leaders


February 27th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Sunday said he had asked the Arab leaders to see the "winds of change" and make efforts to reach ... Read more...

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Five killed in Morocco unrest


February 21st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rabat, Feb 21 (IANS) Five people were killed in anti-government protests seeking political reform in Morocco, Xinhua reported Monday. The burnt bodies of five people were found at a bank branch ... Read more...

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‘Facebook plays critical role in Arab world’s social movements’


February 9th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 8 (IANS/WAM) Networking sites like Facebook and Twitter will continue to play a critical role in organising social and civil movements in the Arab world, a new report ... Read more...

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Dubai customs foil attempt to smuggle drugs


January 11th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 11 (IANS/WAM) Dubai customs officials have foiled an attempt to smuggle a huge consignment of drugs through the emirate to Europe and the Arab region, authorities said Tuesday."Customs inspectors at ... Read more...

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Arab region is an important economic partner of India: Patil


November 24th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has described the Arab region as an important economic partner of India.Speaking in an interview to the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) before ... Read more...

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Arab health insurance meet begins in Libya


June 6th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, June 6 (IANS/WAM) A two-day seminar on the health insurance sector in the Arab region began here Sunday. It is organised by General Arab Insurance Federation in cooperation with African Insurance Company ... Read more...

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Dubai to host Arab human genetics conference


March 13th, 2010 - 3:56 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 13 (IANS) The third Pan Arab Human Genetics Conference will begin here Saturday, WAM news agency reported. The two-day conference will discuss the latest progress in genome research in the ... Read more...

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India-Arab trade can double by 2014: Anand Sharma


February 8th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) India will strive towards doubling its trade with the Arab region by 2014, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said here Monday. "We will look towards doubling bilateral trade ... Read more...

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UAE hosts workshop on water resource management


October 27th, 2009 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 26 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is hosting a workshop to discuss water resource management, WAM news agency reported Monday. The Arab Water Academy is co-sponsoring the workshop ... Read more...

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A new era of India-Arab economic ties dawns


August 23rd, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Aroonim Bhuyan New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) As the world fights an economic downturn, a new dimension is being added to trade and business relations between India and the Arab world, enhancing ... Read more...

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Multi-faceted cooperation structure with Arab world soon: Tharoor


August 17th, 2009 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) With ties with the Arab world being crucial not only for India's energy security but also for its food security, efforts are on to have in place ... Read more...

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Lack of rights hampers progress in Arab nations: UN


July 22nd, 2009 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 22 (DPA) The lack of human rights, political and social justice as well as a stable environment has prevented individuals in Arab countries from improving, the UN Development Programme ... Read more...

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Indian business in Gulf has declined 20 percent: FICCI


July 5th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Indian companies with interest in the Gulf have witnessed their business in the region decline by 20 percent, an industry lobby said here Sunday. According to Federation ... Read more...

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Dubai among venues for US Democrats’ global videoconference


August 21st, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 21 (IANS) This west Asian metropolis is one of the five cities chosen by the US Democratic Party to discuss American foreign policy positions over videoconference this month ahead of ... Read more...

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Dubai to host meet on commodity development


August 19th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 19 (IANS) A regional conference on commodity development will be held here this month against a backdrop of a severe food crisis and unprecedented inflation globally.The Amsterdam-based Common Fund for ... Read more...

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Arab postal services to set up new money transfer system


August 12th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 12 (IANS) Postal services of eight Arab countries, led by the United Arab Emirates (UAE)'s Emirates Post, have signed an agreement to set up a regional, low-cost post-to-post money transfer ... Read more...

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India, Arab League discuss Middle East situation


July 3rd, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 3 (IANS) India and the Arab League Thursday discussed issues relating to the Middle East in a meeting External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee held with Arab League chief Amr Moussa. ... Read more...

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Osamas brothers 100 bln pound project to link Gulf region with Muslim Africa


June 3rd, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 3 (ANI): The Dubai-based construction company controlled by a half-brother of Osama Bin Laden, Tarek, is planning a 100 billion pounds project to connect Africa to the Arabian Peninsula ... Read more...

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UAE tax-free system rated best in world


March 26th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by admin
(Gulf Business Capsule)Dubai, March 26 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been rated as the country with the best tax-free system in the world and the least corrupt society in the ... Read more...

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South Asian Ministers of Social Development to meet today


March 5th, 2008 - 8:50 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): The second meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Social Development from South Asia will begin here today.The Ministers of Social Development of South Asian countries, members ... Read more...

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South Asian Ministers of Social Development to meet in Delhi


March 3rd, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 3 (ANI): The second meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Social Development from South Asia will begin here on Wednesday. The Ministers of Social Development of South Asian ... Read more...

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