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Abu Dhabi tourism eyes Russian market


September 12th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 12 (IANS/WAM) A UAE delegation will participate in a Russian travel show next week in a bid to attract more tourists to the country.The 16-member delegation will ... Read more...

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Dubai to get ‘green lab’ running on solar power


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 23 (IANS/WAM) The emirate of Dubai will soon have a "green laboratory" that will run on solar power as part of the UAE government's vision to introduce the ... Read more...

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Egypt urges IMF for $4.8 bn loan


August 23rd, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 23 (IANS) Egypt sought a $4.8 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) during a meeting held between President Mohamed Morsi and Christine Lagarde, the IMF chief, ... Read more...

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Prisoners in Ajman attend religious lectures


August 8th, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Ajman, Aug 7 (IANS/WAM) Prisoners serving terms in a penitentiary in Ajman in the UAE are listening to religious lectures delivered by scholars at the prison.The lectures are being organised ... Read more...

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Over 1 mn guests stayed in Abu Dhabi hotels


July 27th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 26 (IANS/WAM) About 1.1 million guests stayed in hotels in the emirate of Abu Dhabi during the first six months of 2012, up by 14 percent, compared ... Read more...

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Fake interpreter turns up at Indian woman’s murder trial


July 21st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) The trial of a 37-year-old Punjabi woman, accused of killing her mother-in-law with a rolling pin, was stopped by the judge after the interpreter confessed half ... Read more...

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India out of AFC U-22 Championship


July 4th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Muscat, July 3 (IANS) India failed to qualify for the final round of the under-22 AFC Championship as they were thrashed 0-4 by Oman in their last match of the ... Read more...

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UAE, Iraq hold bilateral talks


May 31st, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 30 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Iraq have held bilateral talks.UAE's Minister for Higher Education and Scientific Research Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan received a ... Read more...

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Over 250 people to get new houses in UAE


May 12th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 11 (IANS/WAM) A total of 277 people in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will get new houses built by the government.Minister of Public Works Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak ... Read more...

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Asian Snooker: Aditya beats Kuwait’s Mubarak


April 23rd, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Doha, Apri 22 (IANS) India's No. 1 snooker pro Aditya Mehta registered his second win at the 28th Asian Snooker Championships, beating Mubarak Alowais of Kuwait 4-0 here Sunday.Playing well ... Read more...

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US charges five 9/11 terror suspects


April 5th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) The US Wednesday announced charges against alleged mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others in the Sep 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.The charges were referred to a ... Read more...

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UAE officials meet foreign leaders


February 27th, 2012 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 26 (IANS/WAM) Officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sunday met their counterparts from France, Morocco and Seychelles and discussed expansion of ties.Amal Al Qubaisi, first deputy ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi hosts Ophthalmology meet


February 19th, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 18 (IANS/WAM) The World Ophthalmology Congress 2012 opened here will help generate $21,880, the organisers said.The congress, which is being held for the first time in the ... Read more...

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National Conference backs Omar on appointments


February 18th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 18 (IANS) The National Conference Saturday decided to back Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah over "political appointments" that were flayed by the State Accountability Commission.The ruling ... Read more...

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74 dead, 1,000 injured in Egypt football violence (Third Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 2 (IANS) At least 74 people were killed and up to 1,000 injured at a stadium in the Egyptian city of Port Said following clashes and a stampede ... Read more...

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14 killed over land dispute in Pakistan


December 29th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) At least 14 people were killed Thursday over a land dispute between two families in Pakistan's Gujranwala city, police said.Police official Ahmed Mubarak said members of ... Read more...

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UAE lifts travel warning for Thailand


December 16th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 15 (IANS/WAM) The UAE foreign ministry has lifted a warning issued recently to citizens against travelling to Thailand.Juma'a Mubarak Al Junaibi, under-secretary of the ministry of foreign ... Read more...

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Committed to equal growth in all Kashmir regions: PDP


November 30th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 30 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Wednesday said it was committed to "remove regional disparities and to treat all regions equally in all ... Read more...

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Etihad Airways starts service to Seychelles


November 7th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Victoria (Seychelles), Nov 6 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways' inaugural flight to the Seychelles touched down at the international airport in Mahe Sunday afternoon.Flight EY622 was greeted with a traditional water cannon ... Read more...

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President to visit Kashmir


November 5th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 5 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil will be on a three-day visit to this winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir later this month, sources said Saturday.She is scheduled ... Read more...

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On Dussehra, kill evil within you: Bollywood to fans


October 6th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like writer Javed Akhtar, singer Shreya Ghoshal and actors Riteish Deshmukh and Shilpa Shetty Thursday wished a 'Happy Dussehra' to their friends ... Read more...

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200 UAE citizens to get housing assistance


September 24th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 24 (IANS/WAM) A total of 200 citizens throughout the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will get assistance to build houses.Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, minister of public works ... Read more...

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UAE to launch campaign for Horn of Africa’s drought-hit


August 17th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 16 (IANS/WAM) A three-day nation-wide fund-raising telethon for helping victims of famine and drought in the Horn of Africa will begin in the UAE Wednesday.UAE Minister of ... Read more...

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Last leg of Amarnath yatra - chhari mubarak leaves Srinagar


August 8th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 8 (IANS) Symbolising the last leg of the Amarnath pilgrimage, Lord Shiva's mace, traditionally known as 'chhari mubarak', was Monday taken from a temple in this Jammu ... Read more...

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Snatching victim dies in Chandigarh


July 16th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 15 (IANS) A 47-year-old nurse, who had sustained serious injuries while trying to save her purse from motor-cycle borne snatchers, succumbed to her injuries here, police said ... Read more...

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Tanzania launches UAE-funded highway project


July 7th, 2011 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
Dar es Salaam, July 6 (IANS/WAM) A foundation stone for the UAE-funded 130-km highway project in Tanzania was laid by President Jakaya Kikwete and UAE Ambassador to the country Mallalla ... Read more...

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Players can run sports better than administrators: Maken


June 19th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 19 (IANS) Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken Sunday blamed the country's sports federations for hindering the development of sports and said players who have made India proud would ... Read more...

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Sikh kingdom’s only fort fights for survival (With Images)


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), May 22 (IANS) Its name means the 'fort of triumph', and it's a symbol of the courage and culture of the Sikhs. Qila Mubarak, the only fort built ... Read more...

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Three held for murdering NRI in Chandigarh


May 14th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) Chandigarh Police have arrested three men for killing a non-resident Indian earlier this year, police said Saturday.According to the police, Mubarak Hassan was stabbed to death ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi hosts global space and satellite forum


May 9th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 9 (IANS/WAM) The Global Space and Satellite Forum 2011 (GSSF) opened here Monday by UAE Education Minister Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahyan.It is being organised at the ... Read more...

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Egyptians fear Muslim Brotherhood will impose Islamist ideas


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, May 2 (ANI): The Muslim Brotherhood's plans to contest the September parliamentary elections has raised concerns about it imposing Islamist ideas on Egyptians.The once outlawed Brotherhood has recently announced that ... Read more...

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Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood to contest September polls


May 1st, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, May 1 (ANI): The Muslim Brotherhood, one of Egypt's most powerful political forces, has announced plans to contest the September parliamentary elections.The Brotherhood's Shura Council (Consultative Council) decided in a ... Read more...

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Britain’s oldest mosque celebrates royal wedding


April 29th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) The largest mosque in Britain is celebrating the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, saying "Salaam Mubarak" with local residents and guests joining ... Read more...

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Lal Masjid cleric indicted for killing Pakistani soldier


April 21st, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Maulana Abdul Aziz, a former chief cleric of the Lal Masjid here, and 20 others have been indicted by an anti-terrorism court for killing a Pakistani ... Read more...

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Holder blames Congress for forcing 9/11 mastermind, accomplices’ trial at Guantanamo Bay


April 5th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): US Attorney General Eric Holder has held the Congress responsible for not allowing the Obama administration to initiate trials of the alleged mastermind of the September 11, 2001, ... Read more...

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