Financial assistance: PM thanks UAE for supporting Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan thanked UAE in a Twitter message.

UAE to deposit USD 3 billion in State Bank of Pakistan

PM Imran visited UAE for second time in November.

UAE says 'positive' results from US-Taliban talks

The meetings are the latest in a flurry of diplomatic efforts.

Talks aimed at ending Afghan conflict held in UAE

Talks aimed at ending the Afghan conflict were held Monday in the United Arab Emirates.

Expense details of PM Imran's foreign visits presented in NA

More than Rs40.3 million were spent on PM Imran’s foreign visits

Govt decides to sign agreements with UAE, UK and Switzerland to bring back looted money

The agreements would help government bring back looted money.

Pope to visit United Arab Emirates in February

The pontiff, who turns 82 on December 17, has already visited several Muslim countries.

Emirates' Boeing 777 aircraft is encrusted with 'diamonds'

“Presenting the Emirates ‘Bling’ 777,” the caption reads.

Ambassador of UAE calls on COAS Gen Qamar Bajwa

Matters pertaining to mutual interest were discussed

Commander UAE Naval Forces calls on Naval Chief

Discussions on professional matters and bilateral naval collaboration were held during the meeting.

UAE frees Briton sentenced to life as spy after pardon

Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt welcomed the move, which he called “fantastic news”.

Saudi prince lands in UAE on first foreign tour since Khashoggi murder

Prince Mohammed bin Salman embarked Thursday on a regional tour starting with the UAE.

Pakistan, UAE agree to boost bilateral ties

It was PM's second visit to oil-rich Gulf nation in as man y months.

Abu Dhabi: PM Khan, Crown Prince Nahyan review bilateral ties

The two dignities discussed bilateral ties, regional situation and international affairs.

PM Khan arrives in UAE for day-long visit

Ministers of Foreign, Finance, Energy, and Petroleum as well as Advisor on Commerce were with PM.

PM Imran leaves for day-long visit to UAE

PM Imran Khan will meet with Vice President and PM of UAE Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

FM Qureshi discusses bilateral ties with UAE counterpart

Foreign Minister is in the United Arab Emirates on a two-day official visit.

Pakistan, UAE agree to cooperate in fields of defence, military training

Visiting dignitary acknowledged and appreciated Pakistan Army's efforts in war against terrorism.

UAE delegation meets PM, conveys desire to elevate bilateral ties

PM welcomed delegation that had been sent on the directions of Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan

UAE delegation due in Pakistan, likely to announce $1 bn financial aid

Finance minister will also take the delegation into confidence over invest in Pakistan.

Air Chief meets Commander UAE Air Force

Commander UAE AF&AD lauded the glorious history of Pakistan Air Force.

Indo-Pak battle: Dispute Panel reserves verdict on PCB's compensation claim

The three-member tribunal headed by Michael Beloff heard the proceedings.

'More UAE investments expected in Pakistan after PM Imran's visit'

He says the two sides have decided to take the relationship to the next level

Cricket 'has no boundaries' for India-Pakistan superfan friends

Basheer's kind gesture brought the two together, sharing a room in India's team hotel in Dubai.

Iran mourns dead from attack 'funded by' Saudi, UAE

Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the attackers were "funded by" Saudi Arabia and UAE.

Saudi trying to quash Yemen war crimes probe: HRW

Saudi Arabi and its ally the United Arab Emirates are both members of the Arab group

Five takeaways from PM Imran Khan’s first overseas visit to Saudi Arabia

Pakistan invited Saudi Arabia in becoming the third strategic partner in CPEC.

PM Imran to leave for Saudi Arabia today

The Prime Minister will call on King Salman and hold a bilateral meeting with the Crown Prince.

US says Saudi, UAE working to cut risks to Yemen civilians

US has "certified" that Saudi Arabia and UAE are working to reduce risks to civilian life in Yemen.

Fighting resumes in Yemen's Hodeidah as peace talks stall

Coalition-backed troops are trying to take control of the main route between Hodeidah and Sanaa

UAE Foreign Minister phones FM Qureshi; congratulates on assumption of office

Both Foreign Ministers agreed to enhance leadership level contacts

In pictures: Another historic day for PTI as Arif Alvi clings to Presidency

Another historic day for PTI, struggle of Arif Alvi for PTI pays off well today.

Ill-gotten money: Task force targets Switzerland, UK and UAE

Federal government is also mulling over to lodge legal proceedings against top 100 big fish.

UAE announces first astronauts to go to space

The UAE has its sights set on space with a programme worth 20 billion dirhams.

Peaceful, prosperous Pakistan in interest of entire region: Fawad

A media delegation from the United Arab Emirates called on the information minister.

Fake-accounts case: FIA submits report in SC

As per rough estimates, Pakistanis’ own assets in abroad worth $150 bn.

International leaders congratulate Imran Khan on becoming Prime Minister

From everywhere in the world people are greeting Imran Khan.

UAE to open new visa offices in Karachi

Abu Dhabi infrastructure fund is interested to invest in renewable energy projects in Pakistan.

UAE welcomes successful elections in Pakistan

UAE said it hopes for further cooperation between the two countries.

UAE ordered by UN court to protect rights of Qataris

The UN's top court Monday ordered the United Arab Emirates to protect the rights of Qatari citizens.

Xi's visit to UAE highlights China's rising interest in Middle East

China is the UAE's second largest trading partner and biggest source of imports

Xi arrives in Abu Dhabi after China signs deals with UAE

President Xi Jinping arrived in Abu Dhabi on Thursday for a three-day visit.

Emirates' double-decker plane to fly to Pakistan

The airline has confirmed that it intends to make the A380 service permanent

ECB not to host tournaments during PSL, PCB's fixtures

The ECB will host a T20 and T10 League from Dec 10, 2018 to Jan 10, 2019.

UAE says ready to back efforts for peaceful Yemen rebel pullout

UAE-backed government forces launched their offensive against Hodeida on June 13.

UN top court to hear Qatar, UAE rights dispute

UN's highest court will hold public hearings this month in an urgent case between UAE and Qatar.

Shawwal moon sighted, S Arabia, UAE, Indonesia confirms Eidul Fitr tomorrow

Indonesia will also celebrate Eidaul Fitr on Friday (tomorrow)

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait offer $2.5 bn in aid to crisis-hit Jordan

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait have offered $2.5 billion in aid for Jordan.

UAE announces ownership, visa reforms to lure foreign investors

The new measures come amid signs of an economic slowdown in the oil-rich Gulf state on the back of lower oil prices, with reports showing the vital real estate and tourism sectors of Dubai struggling. Photo: AFP

Army chief meets crown prince of Abu Dhabi during UAE visit

The two sides discussed matters of mutual interests, regional security and defense issues.

Afghans, Pakistanis weave a livelihood on Emirati coast

Kalba located on the eastern coast of the United Arab Emirates, has become a hub for the craft of weaving fishing cages, attracting dozens of Afghans and Pakistanis seeking to earn a living in the calm oil-rich Gulf nation. Photo: AFP

Ramadan moon could not be sighted in KSA, fasting to begin from Thursday

Start of Ramadan is determined by the lunar calendar

Saudi troops arrive on Yemen's Socotra after UAE tensions

Saudi troops have been deployed to Yemeni island of Socotra following tensions over UAE presence.

UAE coach suspended over spot fixing offer

Spot-fixing involves determining the outcome of a specific part of a match.

Drones to deliver meals to mosques during Ramadan in Dubai

Pre-dawn meals will help feed laborers and raise awareness on the importance of volunteering

Kuwait's first soprano brings Puccini to the Gulf

A soprano by training, and with her trademark bob haircut, Hajji is Kuwait's first opera singer with a small but dedicated local following. Photo: AFP

Pakistani, Indian hit $1m jackpot in Dubai

The two online ticket buyers were announced winners at Concourse D in Terminal 1 of Dubai Airport

Tales of international intrigue after Dubai princess's failed escape

A source close to the Dubai government has said that Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, a Dubai princess, was brought back to the country after her attempted escape and was 'with her family'. Photo: AFP

HRW urges Dubai to 'clarify' status of runaway princess

In a March video, 32-year-old Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum announced she was fleeing the emirate because of mistreatment and restrictions imposed by her family. Photo: YouTube screengrab

COAS meets UAE envoy, Turk chief of general staff

Matters pertaining to mutual interest and ongoing UAE-funded projects came under discussion

Dubai port operator, Hyperloop team up on high-speed cargo delivery

The new company, DP World Cargospeed, will create futuristic transport systems.

Malaysia likely to host PSL-2019: reports

Pakistan are due to host New Zealand and Australia in the UAE.

For Pakistani dockworkers in Dubai, kushti is a way of life

As the sun sinks below towering palm trees, dozens of men - many in tunics, others in T-shirts - begin to form a perfect circle. Photo: AFP

Middle East Comic Con kicks off in Dubai

Dozens of youths turned up in their comic best for the seventh edition of the Middle East Film and Comic Con, which runs from Thursday to Saturday. Photo: AFP

Dubai's 75-storey Gevora Hotel is officially the tallest in the world

75-storey Gevora Hotel measures 356.33 m (1,169 ft) tall from ground level.

UAE to facilitate Pakistani business community: envoy

The envoy promised to facilitate the businessmen of Pakistan in acquiring long-term business visas.

National Day celebration in year of Zayed, a happy coincidence: Pak ambassador to UAE

Pakistan is very much a part of his legacy, as he is part of ours, ambassador said.

Dubai Mall introduces 'Sleep Pod Lounge' for tired shoppers

There are 12 pods, available in the Lower Ground level of Dubai Mall near the Grand Parking area.

Emails show UAE lobbied US to sack Tillerson for backing Qatar: reports

Sender Elliott Broidy said in the emails that Tillerson was "performing poorly and should be fired.

Dubai: Sridevi's death highlights delays in repatriating deceased migrant workers

The UAE embassy in New Delhi said the procedure for repatriating bodies includes securing a medical notification stating the cause of death. Photo: Reuters

Indian in UAE helped famed actress Sridevi's body come home

Thamarassery has helped repatriate 4,700 bodies from the UAE and recently helped send the remains of famed Indian actress Sridevi back home to Mumbai. Photo: AP

Pakistan's ties with Saudi Arabia, UAE regionally important: ISPR

Media cell spokesman of Pakistan Army said Pakistan has strong ties with both Gulf countries

Ross Whiteley to fly out to represent Multan Sultans in PSL 2018

Whiteley and the Sultans are geared up for a challenging start to the tournament

PCB unveils artist line-up for PSL 3 opening ceremony

The ceremony will begin at 7pm UAE time.

Dubai claims title of 'Largest Cup of Tea in the World'

At least 138 chefs belonging to different restaurants prepared 5,000 litres of milky tea.

UAE air force instructed 'not to escalate' Qatar air dispute

The UAE has accused Qatari fighter jets of "intercepting" two Emirati passenger planes.

Ritz Carlton, a luxury Saudi prison, takes Feb 14 bookings

The Ritz Carlton's website on Monday showed bookings available beginning Feb 14

Qatar says second UAE plane violated its airspace

Qatar denies the allegations, arguing the bloc aims to incite regime change in Doha.

UAE inaugurates first 'talking' ATM for blind, visually impaired

It has been launched by Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) at Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services (SCHS).

Kuwaiti activist launches prison hunger strike

Sulaiman Binjassem was one of 67 people handed prison sentences in November over a 2011 protest calling for an investigation into corruption and bribery. Photo: AFP

Saudi, UAE introduce VAT in first for Gulf

The five percent sales tax applies to most goods and services. Photo: AFP

Telecommunication app Skype blocked in UAE

The step has been taken due to unlicensed VoIP calls.

Burj Khalifa will not have fireworks in New Year eve celebrations

Instead the organisers have decided to showcase unique light show to mesmerise the attendees

Dubai authorities deny rumours of visa suspension for Pakistanis

Dubai's economy depends heavily on tourism, and New Year’s is one of the busiest seasons.

Saudi, UAE in rare talks with Yemen Islamist party

The party has close ties with Saudi, UAE banned Egypt based Muslim Brotherhood group

Pak rupee's fall induces UAE gush in remittances

Pakistani authorities agreed to let the rupee float

PSL 3 schedule is out, final in Karachi on Mar 25

The T20 games in third edition of PSL will be played in Dubai, Sharjah, Lahore and Karachi

UAE launches programme to send astronauts into space

The oil-rich Gulf nation has already announced ambitious plans to become the first Arab country to send an unmanned probe to orbit Mars by 2021. Photo: UC Davis College of Engineering

UAE celebrates 46th National Day today

The National Day celebrations commenced with army parade in all seven states of the country.

Dubai police to fine Dh2,000 fine for flouting traffic rule during National Day celebrations on Dec 2

Brigadier Al Mazouri said that only official rallies will be allowed

Dubai: Fine up to Dh2000 on hurling abuse

Dh1000 would be fined on failed suicide attempts.

Jailed in UAE for popping banned painkiller, Indian workers seek mercy

Tramadol, a synthetic opioid painkiller that her husband used for his aches and pains is banned in the United Arab Emirates. Photo: Reuters

In pictures: Dubai Airshow 2017

While a lot has changed within the past 30 years, the dawn of a new millennium has seen unprecedented change in the aviation industry that the Dubai Airshow exhibits. Photo: EPA

Louvre Abu Dhabi draws diverse crowd

The Louvre Abu Dhabi, the first museum to bear the Louvre name outside France, presents around 600 pieces in a modern, light-filled structure in harmony with its desert-island setting. Photo: AFP

In pictures: The Louvre opens in Abu Dhabi

Surrounded by water from three sides, the museum houses 600 artworks alongside 300 works on loan from 13 leading French institutions in its 23 permanent galleries. Photo: AP

Baldia factory fire: Legal formalities for extradition of Hammad Siddiqui completed

Pakistani mission in the UAE has notified FIA officials.

Of hidden wealth: The Arabs leaked in Paradise

While the Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz's name has also been revealed in the Paradise Papers, his role in Luxembourg Company is not yet clear.

Louvre Abu Dhabi gears up for launch

The Louvre Abu Dhabi is displaying more than 250 works of art from the Emirati collection, including Edouard Manet's "The Gypsy" and works by Dutch abstract artist Piet Mondrian and Turkey's Osman Hamdi Bey. Photo: AFP

Desert of Oman, a gateway to life on Mars

The team hopes the simulation will help nail down future tools and procedures for the first manned mission to Mars. Photo: AFP

Death brings home reality of Indian workers' life in Gulf

Officials of the Telangana state government cite stress, ill health and working in searing temperatures as the most common causes of death and say fatality numbers among migrants traveling to Gulf. Photo: Reuters

The man who approached Sarfraz Ahmed is a net bowlers supplier and a part time level 2 cricket coach

The bookie who approached Sarfraz Khan has been identified as Irfan Ansari

Of bookworms: Palestinian schoolgirl wins $150,000 prize money in reading competition

Seventeen-year-old Afaf Raed Sharif, from Ramallah, beat 16 finalists from across the Arab world to land the top prize in the second annual Arab Reading Challenge. Photo: AFP

Educated but not at work: lack of women in Middle East workforce hinders growth

The demographic dividend refers to an acceleration of economic growth as the working-age population expands relative to the non-working-age. But without enough women, its impact will be muted in the Middle East, experts say. Photo: AFP

Israel claims judo team barred from wearing national emblems in Abu Dhabi

Organisers demanded that the 12 Israeli judokas participating in the mixed Abu Dhabi Grand Slam were asked not to wear "ISR" on their uniforms and that the Israeli anthem not be played if they win. Photo: AFP

Indian child brides sold in 'package deals' to men from Gulf states

Police in Hyderabad last month busted a racket involving wealthy men from Gulf states 'marrying' teenage Muslim girls for the duration of their stay in India. Photo: Thomas Reuters Foundation

From flying taxis to robocops, Dubai as a tech pioneer

Known for its futuristic skyline and artificial islands, Gulf emirate Dubai has carved out a place a

Dubai dreams of flying taxis darting among its skyscrapers

Dubai already has invested in another model of a flying, autonomous taxi, and is working to design regulations for their use. Putting more passengers in the air could free its already clogged highways and burnish the city’s cutting-edge image of itself. Photo: AP

Dubai says skyscraper facades being replaced after series of fires

The government did not specify how it would ensure that owners complied with the policy, which could be costly, or reveal how many buildings might be affected in the fast-growing city, home to hundreds of high-rise towers, including the world's tallest skyscraper. Photo: Reuters

Yemen rebels threaten to target UAE with missiles

More than 8400 people have been killed since the Arab coalition intervened in support of Yemeni govt

Muslim mother creates Quran reciting Barbie-like doll

Samira Amarir designed the doll with online modeling software that can recite four chapters of Quran. Photo: The National

Qatar taps Pakistan market amid Gulf blockade

With UAE's regional hub off-limits, direct trade routes are opening between Doha and Karachi to boost economic ties. Photo: Milaha Official

Free WI-FI during Eid holidays in UAE

An internet provider in UAE has promised high-speed WI-FI in malls, restaurant, and public places

UAE seeks to boost use of new energy cars

The club aims to serve as an example of the electric vehicle and clean energy industry.

Abu Dhabi authorities confiscate fake shoes and bags

Series of investigations led to the identification of apartment where counterfeit items were sold

UAE arranged for hacking of Qatar government sites, sparking diplomatic row: Washington Post

Qatar said in late May that hackers had posted fake remarks by the emir.

Emirates flight attendant pours champagne back into bottle

The footage has been widely circulated on the social media and has attracted quite an ire of the peo

Federal govt contacts various countries to escape crisis: sources

It was revealed that PM Nawaz asked for urgent contact with UAE PM

VIDEO: A fan girl comes up on stage to meet Atif Aslam during concert

Atif Aslam's Dubai concert witnessed a fan girl who couldn't have enough of the pop star

Husband deported from UAE after insulting wife via WhatsApp

The court ruling ordered a fine and deportation to the husband.

Arab states seek to step up pressure on Qatar over 2013 accord

Amid fresh tension with Qatar, four states slapped sanctions on Doha on June 5.

Dubai restaurant sealed over selling naswar

The substance is considered toxic in Dubai and the authorities have banned its sale and production.

Emirates, Turkish Airlines win exemption from US laptop ban

The announcements come three days after restrictions were lifted on Etihad Airways' hub.

UAE princesses get weak sentence in Belgium trafficking case

Princess Sheikha al-Nahyan and her daughters have been accused of mistreatment of servants

UAE warns Qatar to accept demands or face 'divorce'

The list of demands has not been officially confirmed

WhatsApp finally makes video, voice calls available for UAE residents

People will now be allowed to make calls within and outside UAE

Qatar demands 'blockade' be lifted for talks to begin

Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani called it "an act of aggression"

PM, COAS arrive in Riyadh to mediate Qatar-GCC rift

Pakistani leadership will try to ease the diplomatic crisis between Arab countries

In a first, Dubai turns to paperless passports through new app

Smart UAEWallet app allows a person to use his smartphone as their passports.

UAE bans expressions of sympathy toward Qatar: media

UAE will punish offenders with a jail term of up to 15 years and a fine of at least 500,000 dirhams.

Seven states cut ties with Qatar in major diplomatic crisis

Saudi, Bahrain, UAE and Egypt have been joined by Yemen, Libya, and the Maldives in Qatar boycott

Why Qatar has invited the wrath of its neighbours?

Until now, six countries have cut off their ties with Qatar.

Qatar denounces 'unjustified' cut of Gulf ties

It added that, as a member of the Gulf Cooperation Council, it was committed to its charter.

Saudi, Bahrain, Egypt, UAE cut ties with Qatar over 'terrorism'

Doha has long faced accusations that it is a state sponsor of terror.

UAE embassy terms news of visa restrictions fake, demands stern action

There are no visa bans on any category of Pakistani applicants.

Sheikh Zayed Mosque: A symbol of magnificence

The most distinguishing feature of the Sheikh Zayed Mosque are its walls clad with pure white marble

First robotic cop joins Dubai police

The robotic cop stood to attention at the foot of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower.

LG introduces 'wallpaper' TV in Dubai

The new home entertainment device is a bazel-less design and looks more like a window.

Ramazan 2017 to begin in Saudi Arabia, UAE on May 27

The government of both countries made announcement that first Ramazan will be on Saturday this week

UAE home to world's highest percentage of immigrants

The report says that 88 percent of the total population of UAE is born in a foreign country.

Baby born mid-air on Paris-bound Emirates flight

The flight was then diverted to Cyprus where the woman and baby were taken to a hospital.

Deadly UAE blaze burns two Pakistani children to death

The two brothers aged seven and nine were living in the house with their parents and another family.

'World's heaviest woman' hospitalised in Abu Dhabi

She suffers from a range of health problems including elephantiasis

UAE delays launch of first nuclear reactor until 2018

There was no immediate comment from UAE nuclear regulators

UAE's first beach library opens in Dubai

The project titled "The Beach Library initiative" has been launched by Dubai municipality.

Power outage in #DubaiMall leaves visitors in dark

The power was eventually restored after about two hours of failure

Emirates named best airline in the world in TripAdvisor Awards

Apart from the main prize, the airline also wrapped up four other awards.

Bakhtawar Bhutto posts photos of #DesertWarriorChallenge

The daughter of former President Zardari represented Pakistan with flag on T-shirt

Fire erupts near Dubai's biggest mall

Surrounding roads were closed to traffic, as thick black smoke filled the sky.

UAE sentences Indian man to 10 years for spying

The man was guilty of "sharing sensitive information about movements of military ships".

UAE arrests award-winning rights activist

Amnesty International slammed Mansoor's arrest

Pakistani youth murders friend over stinky feet in UAE

Suspect told the court that he didn't want to kill his fellow citizen and attacked him in anger.

Lahore Qalandars, Peshawar Zalmi to play in Emirates T20 Cup

Organised by Sporta Group, the tournament will have six teams and is scheduled for March 23 and 24

Pakistan Ordinance Factories to open office in UAE

UAE is a very important country for us, POF chairman Lt. Gen Omar Mahmood Hayat said.

Russian model dangles from Dubai skyscraper to click selfie

The video of the 23-year-old Viktoria Odintcova has went viral on social media.

UAE allows import of Pakistani poultry products after 8 years

Only certified companies could export poultry products to UAE.

UAE introduces new visa system to attract foreign talent

The new system will draw entrepreneurs, pioneers and talented minds.

UAE, Saudi Arabia defend Trump visa ban

UAE and Saudi Arabia are excluded from the ban while being allies of US.

Pakistanis third among Dubai's top earning real estate brokers

Dh1.5 bn figure describes the amount of commission earned by property brokers.

Army Chief meets AJK PM to discuss security situation

COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa talked about the LoC condition with Azad Kashmir PM Raja Farooq Haider

Meera meets Emirati entrepreneur

Al Zarooni had insightful discussion with her on various topics including her journey in films.

Emirates agreement with Rolls-Royce on A380 engines

Emirates took delivery of its A380 in November and has ordered 142 in total.

Pakistani fan to gift Salman Khan 'number plate' bearing the superstar's birthday

Aly Malik has vowed to give the number plate worth AED11,400 to the actor.

General Zubair meets UAE ambassador

The meeting took place in Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee headquarters Rawalpindi.

CM Sindh meets Asif Ali Zardari in Dubai

It was decided in the meeting to challenge Sindh High Court (SHC) decision in Supreme Court (SC).

Dubai, Saudi to launch $1-bn e-commerce site is to go online in January with a 50-percent investment.

PPP summons consultative meeting of senior provincial leaders in Dubai

Panama leaks, security leaks, party's organizational matters will be discussed.

In Dubai, a showdown on shawarma is reportedly coming

Al-Tahir said Dubai's high heat can cause bacteria to spread.

Dubai-based Indian man spends $9 million on license plate

He has declared his spendthrift as a form of charity.

Drone halts traffic at Dubai airport

This is the third such incident in less than five months.

Practice session pursues in Sharjah ahead of third Test

Men in Green have won 4 Tests and had to face defeat in three matches

Inauguration ceremony of book on Islamabad United held in UAE

The book named 'United We Won' will also include signatures of United's players

All perceptions about pitch and pink ball proved wrong: Misbah

Misbah declared his team’s victory in the 400th Test as a ‘memorable moment’

Dubai looks to boost cultural life with opera house

Workers are putting the final touches on the venue, a short walk from the 828-metre Burj Khalifa.

Dubai airport scraps over 200 flights after Emirates crash

Dubai Airports authority said it cancelled 116 arriving flights and another 121 departing.

Satisfied with success achieved in Zarb-e-Azb: PM Nawaz

Peace established in Karachi as a result of operation in the city, says Prime Minister

Drafting of PSL players will be held in October

It is expected that 10-12 big names will be part of second edition

UAE says war over for its troops in Yemen

The coalition succeeded in pushing the rebels out of southern cities.

Karachi: Ayyan Ali barred from leaving for Dubai

Model was not allow to leave the country as her boarding pass was cancelled by the authorities

Drone forces hour-long closure of Dubai airport

It was the second such incident in 18 months, according to media reports in the United Arab Emirates

Karachi: Two TTP terrorists arrested

Authorities had contacted INTERPOL to arrested other terrorists: SSP CTD

Hasan Raza set to renew international career by representing UAE

Raza has represented Pakistan in 11 Test matches and 16 One Day Internationals

Chinese teen hides in hold for nine-hour flight

The 16-year-old stowaway was found after the flight from Shanghai landed in Dubai.

Panama Leaks: Bilawal to go to Dubai to seek consultation from Asif Zardari

Bilawal will return to the country on April 26 after getting done with his foreign tour

Over 10.6 million children administered polio vaccine under UAE humanitarian drive

The campaign will be continued to the months of April and May.

Investigators probe south Russia flydubai crash that killed 62

The Boeing 737, which flew from Dubai to the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, exploded.

UAE fighter jet crashed in Yemen, 2 pilots killed

Saudi state agency claims that jet crashed "due to a technical fault"

UAE says fighter jet missing in Yemen combat mission

It is the first known case of an Emirati jet from the coalition going missing.

Downpour shuts UAE schools, disrupts flights

UAE ranked among the 10 most driest countries in the world, expected to receive more rain Thursday

UAE tries 'Hezbollah', 'Qaeda' cell members: media

The three Lebanese men charged with "forming and managing a group linked to Hezbollah".

Shark leaps to death on Emirati fishing boat

The shark jumped three metres out of the water to get onto the boat.

UAE court jails Indian 5 years for 'spying': report

Abbas will be deported after serving his sentence.

'One hour, then that's it': Dubai fire survivor hangs from balcony

He rolled out some 30 metres (100 feet) of a heavy-duty cable from a nearby machine used by workers.

UAE sending Colombian mercenaries to Yemen: sources

The presence of Colombian troops in Yemen's bloody conflict further complicates matters.

UAE, Chinese firms to invest $5 billion in Pakistan's energy sector

The investment will be made to set up three coal-fired power plants at Port Qasim.

Kerry in Abu Dhabi for talks on Syria peace plan

The US envoy is spearheading international efforts to halt Syria's four-and-half-year civil war.

Bridge construction over Indus River faces delay after ban on Houbara bustard hunting

Future of several Arab-funded projects in Pakistan is at stake after ban on hunting.

India's Jet Airways confirms order for 75 Boeing 737 planes

The order was previously listed on the US manufacturer's book as for an undisclosed client.

Think you're unhappy in Dubai? Police may call to ask why

The online poll comes as Dubai tries to break into the top 10 rankings of world's happiest cities.