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11-Nov-2019 Abu Dhabi

Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates the India Pavilion at the ADIPEC

Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan today inaugurated the India Pavilion at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and  Conference (ADIPEC). The India Pavilion has been set up by 9 Indian Oil & Gas...

23-Sep-2019 Abu Dhabi

Joint Statement of 7th HLTFI meeting held in Abu Dhabi

The seventh meeting of the UAE-India High Level Joint Task Force on Investments (the Task Force) was held on 22nd September 2019 in Abu Dhabi to review and maintain the significant progress made in enhancing bilateral trade and investment between the two...

04-Apr-2019 Abu Dhabi/New Delhi

UAE awards Modi highest civilian honour

The United Arab Emirates has decided to confer the countrys highest civilian award "The Order of Zayed" on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for boosting bilateral relations between the two countries.The announcement was made by Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh...

01-Mar-2019 Abu Dhabi

Sushma's veiled attack on Pakistan at OIC, says terror camps must go

In an obvious attack on Pakistan, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) that states which shelter and fund terrorists must be told to dismantle terror camps on their soil."If we want to save humanity,...

29-Dec-2018 Abu Dhabi

Rafael Nadal to skip 3rd-place match at Mubadala

Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal has said that he will skip the match for third place at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship as a precaution.The 32-year-old Nadal returned to the court here on Friday for the first time since injury forced him to retire from...

28-Dec-2018 Abu Dhabi

Venus Williams beats sister Serena in exhibition match

Venus Williams prevailed over younger sister Serena 4-6, 6-3, 10-8 in an exhibition match at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship.Serena, 37, broke 38-year-old Venus' serve twice to win the first set, but faltered in the second, dropping three service games...

07-Dec-2018 Abu Dhabi

Dubai Crown Prince launches world's largest Arabic audio library

Dubai Crown Prince Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched the largest Arabic audio library in the world.The Dubai Audio Library, which targets seven million visually impaired people in the Arab world, was an initiative undertaken by the Roads...

27-Sep-2018 Abu Dhabi

Bangladesh upset Pakistan to enter Asia Cup final

Bangladesh pulled off an upset, defeating Pakistan by 37 runs in the Super Four match to enter the final of the Asia Cup here on Wednesday.In the summit clash, Bangladesh will face India.Defending 239, Bangladesh bowled tight line with left-arm pacer Mustafizur...

21-Sep-2018 Abu Dhabi

Pakistan edge past Afghanistan in nail-biting Asia Cup tie

Pakistan got themselves prepared for the India challenge on Sunday with a nervy three-wicket win over Afghanistan in a nail-biting Super Four contest of the Asia Cup at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here on Friday.Chasing a modest 258, Pakistan were in control with...

11-Feb-2018 Abu Dhabi

Narendra Modi pays tributes at UAE war memorial

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid a wreath at Wahat Al Karama, a war memorial of the UAE's brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the nation."Inspiring way to begin another hectic day! PM @narendramodi paid tributes to brave soldiers...

10-Feb-2018 Abu Dhabi

India, UAE sign five MoUs as Narendra Modi makes second visit

India and the UAE on Saturday signed five MoUs, including in the areas of energy and railways, following delegation-level talks headed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh...

17-Dec-2017 Abu Dhabi

Would like Barcelona to give us guard of honour : Cristiano Ronaldo

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo said he would like arch-rivals Barcelona to give Real Madrid a guard of honour when they clash with each other in the ElClasico on December 23.Real Madrid, who are currently placed fourth in the La Liga points table will host...

05-Dec-2017 Abu Dhabi

Fashion not limited to runway, red carpet: Designer Prabal Gurung

New York-based Nepalese designer Prabal Gurung, who has designed the uniform for the Grid Girls for Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, says fashion is not restricted to the red carpet or the runway anymore."We live in a changing world. No longer...

27-Nov-2017 Abu Dhabi

Ferrari had a good run in 2017 : Sebastian Vette

 Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel, finishing second in the Formula One World Championship 2017, said his constructor had a good run despite failing to take the top spot in the recently concluded season.Ferrari finished second in the constructor standings with...

27-Nov-2017 Abu Dhabi

No concern about the loss : Lewis Hamilton

2017 Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton said he was not concerned about his losses in the final two races of the season.Hamilton, who won nine races in the 2017 season to secure the title, failed to clinch the top podium finish in the Brazilian and...

22-May-2017 Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi's Emirates Foundation launches mobile app

Emirates Foundation, an independent philanthropic organisation set up by the Abu Dhabi government, has announced the launch of its "Volunteering" Mobile App as part of its 10th annual Ramadan Campaign.The Volunteering Mobile App will aim to make volunteering...

27-Mar-2017 Abu Dhabi & Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Innovative app aids reading at Zayed University

Zayed University’s Academic Bridge Program (ABP) has developed an exciting and innovative vocabulary learning app in collaboration withits Centre for Educational Innovation (CEI).The Academic Vocabulary App (AVA) has been successfully piloted by ABP teachers...

26-Mar-2017 Abu Dhabi & Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Zayed University observes Earth Hour

In efforts to combat climate change, save the planet for future generations, and improve on energy savings, Zayed University celebrated the Earth Hour by turning off the lights in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai campuses for one hour between 8:30 pm until 9:30...

23-Mar-2017 Abu Dhabi, UAE

Zayed University signs MoU with Urban Arts Projects

Zayed University (ZU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Urban Arts Projects (UAP), a global company curating and constructing public art projects recently at Zayed University in Abu Dhabi campus.The MoU came to reinforce collaboration with UAP...

06-Mar-2017 Abu Dhabi & Dubai, UAE

Successful Careers Spotlight ends at Zayed University

The annual Zayed UniversityCareers Spotlight, which was held under the theme “My Career, My Happiness,” ended today (Monday) with hundreds of students connected and networked with agencies about potential job placement.The three-day fair aimed atconnecting...

05-Mar-2017 Abu Dhabi, UAE

Nobel Prize Winner GivesHonorary Lecture at Zayed University

Under the patronage of Her Excellency, Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of State for Tolerance and President of Zayed University,Christopher Pissarides, Regius Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Associate at the Center...

02-Mar-2017 Abu Dhabi & Dubai, UAE

Zayed University honors distinguished students at Dean’s list ceremony

Zayed University honored 810 top academic achievers in a special awarding ceremony held at Abu Dhabi and Dubai campuses on Wednesday and Thursday.Distinguished students, who were recognized for exceptional discipline, commitment, and dedication at the ceremony,...

21-Feb-2017 Abu Dhabi

Anil Ambani, UAE PM discuss trade, investment

Trade and investment issues figured prominently at a meeting here between Anil Ambani, chairman of India's diversified Reliance Group, and the UAE Prime Minister and ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.They also discussed various business...

16-Feb-2017 Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, Australia PM discuss ties

Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received on Thursday a telephone call from Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.During the phone call,...

08-Feb-2017 Abu Dhabi, UAE

Zayed University creates auditory play for students with disabilities

Students with disabilities at Zayed University will be able to listen to plays of modern Arab writers in a new project planned to promote happiness, tolerance, and positivity among all students regardless of their physical disability. In collaboration with Zayed...

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