Believers sip the sweetness of the first Iftar; Busy in most places

DUBAI – The Gulf faithful completed the first fast of Ramadan with loving and pious moments. Mosques in the UAE and Saudi Arabia’s Makkah and Madinah were packed. Community fasting tents in Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman were also flooded. Also read: Sharjah entertainment centers will add color to Ramadan nights Many people took part […]

Going beyond the boundaries; Swadeshi-foreign marriages are on the rise

Sharjah: Natives want to marry foreigners. In the last 12 years, 73 per cent of the 7,774 step-marriages involved a foreigner. The ministry has released details of weddings held in the emirates of Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al-Khuwain and Fujairah. Emirati youth are at the forefront of foreign marriages. 1639 Emirati women and 4497 ​​men found […]

Turkey, Syria earthquake: UAE launches public donation campaign

Abu Dhabi ∙ The United Arab Emirates has launched a public donation campaign to support earthquake survivors in Turkey and Syria. Financial assistance can be provided to those in need by using the Emirates Red Crescent website. Also read: The Malayalee student is not moved by the memory of the Turkish earthquake People have the […]

UAE Cabinet Reshuffle: Two New Ministers

UAE cabinet reshuffle with new ministers Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum announced the changes in the cabinet. It was approved by President Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Shamma bint Suhail Al Mazrouei has been appointed as the UAE Minister of Social Development. Salim Bin Khalis Al Qasimi will be the Minister […]

UPI facility for non-resident Indians; In which countries will it be available and how will it work? -UPI on international numbers for NRIs: All you need to know

NRE/NRO account holders with international mobile numbers will soon be able to use UPI payment services UPI (Unified Payment Interface) services like Google Pay, Phone Pay, Paytm and BHIM app are very popular among Indians. With the widespread use of UPI services, people’s dependence on cash and banks has reduced significantly. Even sellers in rural […]

2 additional tickets to AED 23 million

First published on January 25, 2023, 8:10 PM IST You can win big prizes in this month’s Big Ticket. The New Year’s Bonanza between 25 and 30 January will help you win more prizes. You can also take advantage of the “buy 2, get 1 free” offer during this period. 23 lucky winners will win […]

Dubai is number one again in the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards

The winners were chosen by millions of travelers from all over the world Dubai: Dubai tops TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards for the second year in a row. The winners were chosen by millions of travelers from all over the world. The award was decided based on independent destination reviews and ratings from travelers for the […]