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Viral video: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince visits girl's home after failing to shake her hand at event

December 09, 2019 7:06 pm

The photos and videos of the Crown Prince's special visit quickly went viral on social media in the region and people praised him for the gesture.

Lulu's MA Yusuff Ali is UAE's first permanent expat resident

June 04, 2019 4:22 pm

Lulu Group chairman MA Yusuff Ali , ranked the richest expat in UAE by Forbes magazine, becomes the first of 6,800 investors with total investment exceeding $27 billion to receive the gold card under a scheme announced last month.

Flight makes emergency landing in Abu Dhabi after Indian man dies on board

May 15, 2019 2:18 pm

A 52-year-old Indian man died on board an Alitalia flight to Milan, Italy, forcing the pilots to make an emergency landing in Abu Dhabi.

Jet Airways grounds its operations in Abu Dhabi Airport

March 18, 2019 11:33 am

"Jet Airways has cancelled all their flights from Abu Dhabi with immediate effect from March 18 due to operational reasons," Etihad Airport services said in a notification to its passengers Sunday.

Here's why Emirates-Etihad tie-up may be the deal of the decade

September 24, 2018 9:40 am

According to people familiar with the discussions, executives at the two companies have been quietly laying plans to create what would be the world’s biggest airline by passenger traffic.

French President Emmanuel Macron along with Arab leaders to inaugurate Louvre Abu Dhabi

November 08, 2017 6:22 pm

At night, light inside pours out like tiny little stars from a salt shaker against the city's skyline. The artwork on display offers a brief history of the world and its major religions.

VIDEO: World's next Louvre Museum to delight travellers on spectacular Abu Dhabi island

October 03, 2017 7:02 pm

Designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, the Abu Dhabi Louvre Museum is expected to house more than 600 pieces of art underneath its intricate dome. An intriguing clip has surfaced on the Internet that sheds light on the creation.

Eman Ahmed lifts paralytic arm for first time in 25 years, but leaky heart can turn fatal: UAE doctors

May 15, 2017 3:42 pm

Eman can lift her right arm, and there is an improvement in her psychological status as per recent reports.

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince to begin India visit on Wednesday

February 07, 2016 10:51 am

Prime Minister Modi had visited UAE in August last year after a gap of 34 years, marking the beginning of a new and comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries.

Indian jailed in UAE on charges of 'spying' for intelligence agencies: report

January 11, 2016 8:01 am

The United Arab Emirates is home to many India workers.


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.