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Abu Dhabi eases Covid-19 restrictions for travellers including Indians

March 12, 2022 12:39 pm

Unvaccinated inbound travellers will still need to present a negative PCR test result taken within 48 hours of their scheduled departure, or a Covid-19 recovery certificate dated within 30 days of departure, complete with a readable QR code

Delhi Confidential: Lok Sabha Speaker finds home connection with Abu Dhabi temple

February 25, 2022 7:02 am

Om Birla, who is on a five-day trip to the UAE, visited the Swami Narayan temple in Abu Dhabi on Thursday. Impressed by the grandeur of the temple, Birla got a chance to meet the artisans who were involved in its construction.

India, UAE ink comprehensive trade pact; vow to jointly fight terrorism

February 19, 2022 7:51 am

Prime Minister Modi said that India and the UAE will stand shoulder to shoulder against terrorism and referred to the recent terror attacks in the Gulf nation even as he delved into various facets of the expanding ties between the two countries.

Bodies of 2 killed in Abu Dhabi reach homes in Punjab: ‘Was planning to start new life’

January 22, 2022 10:32 am

🔴 A Pakistani national was also among those killed in the drone attack. Two of the six injured in the attack were later identified as Indians.

Bodies of two Indians killed in Abu Dhabi blasts to reach Amritsar Friday

January 20, 2022 10:32 pm

The two were killed in a suspected drone strike in Abu Dhabi on January 17. The government has not disclosed the identities of the victims.

Explained: Houthis and the war in Yemen, in which Indian lives have now been lost

January 20, 2022 8:24 am

🔴 The Houthi rebels of Yemen have claimed responsibility for the suspected drone attack in Abu Dhabi on Monday, which killed three people, including two Indians. Who are the Houthis, and why did they target the UAE?

Explained: Who are the Houthis and why did they attack UAE?

January 19, 2022 11:00 am

A suspected drone attack in Abu Dhabi left three persons, including two Indians, dead on Monday. The Iran-backed Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for the attack. Who are the Houthis, and why did the attack?

Suspected drone attack on Abu Dhabi by Yemen rebels kills two Indians

January 18, 2022 1:18 am

The Yemen-based Houthi group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

'Here I am' - Rafael Nadal reaches Melbourne ahead of Australian Open

January 01, 2022 8:45 am

Rafael Nadal played in Abu Dhabi after spending four months on the sidelines with a long-term foot problem.

Israeli leader begins first visit to UAE as Iran tensions surge

December 13, 2021 8:30 am

Bennett, a far-right politician who took office as the head of a broad Israeli coalition government in June, plans to hold talks on Monday with the UAE's de facto leader, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan.


Bookmark these places to discover Abu Dhabi's rich history on your next visit

May 02, 2022 5:45 pm

Make sure you check out the following historic locations to acquaint yourself with the past of this place

Inside world's largest falcon hospital in Abu Dhabi

April 30, 2019 2:29 pm

Falconry is an important part of the cultural desert heritage of Arabs of the UAE and neighbouring countries such as Saudi Arabia going back thousand of years.


Ceremonial reception for UAE crown prince held at Rashtrapati Bhavan

February 11, 2016 6:19 am

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): A ceremonial reception was held at the Forecourt, Rashtrapati Bhavan, for Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Thursday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Home Minister Rajnath Singh were among others present at the ceremony. Sheikh Mohammed Al Nahyan arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday evening on a three-day visit.

Sushma calls on Abu Dhabi crown prince

February 10, 2016 4:09 pm

New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday called on Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, soon after he arrived here on a three-day visit. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi broke protocol as he received the Crown Prince on his arrival here. Modi welcomed Sheikh Mohamed with a warm embrace as the latter alighted from his aircraft at the Palam Technical Area here. The crown prince is being accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising cabinet ministers. It is the Crown Prince's first state visit to India.

PM Modi receives Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi on his maiden India visit

February 10, 2016 3:44 pm

New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, arrived here this evening on a three-day visit to India. Setting aside the protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the Crown Prince at the Air Force Station in Palam. It was for the second time that the Prime Minister set aside the protocol. He had earlier received US President Barak Obama during the latter's visit to India. Both leaders later shook hands and exchanged pleasantries. They also waved hands at media persons present at the venue. It is the Crown Prince's first state visit to India.