Watch: Israeli envoy protests during Iranian Prez's UN speech, escorted out

Hyderabad, Sept. 21 -- Israel's ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Gilad Erdan on Tuesday, September 19, was escorted out of the UN General Assembly for staging a protest during the speech of Irani... Read More

'Hijab Bill' passed in Iran, women to face 10 yrs in prison for violation

Tehran, Sept. 21 -- Iranianlawmakers on Wednesday, September 20, passed a bill toughening penalties for women violating dress code, Iranian media reported. The 'Support for the Culture of Hijab and C... Read More

Dubai's Nakheel launches first Palm Jebel Ali villas for sale

Abu Dhabi, Sept. 20 -- Dubai-based real estate developer Nakheel on Monday, September 18, announced the launch of the first villas that are available to purchase on the Palm Jebel Ali island. Palm Je... Read More

Emirates Draw: Filipino expat to get Rs 5 lakh every month for 25 years

Abu Dhabi, Sept. 20 -- A 32-year-old United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Filipino expat has been crowned as the second grand prize winner of Dirhams 25,000 (Rs 5,64,798) every month for the next 25 years... Read More

World's first-ever Mike Tyson boxing gym to open in Riyadh

Riyadh, Sept. 20 -- The world's first Mike Tyson boxing gym is scheduled to open in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh next month. The gym will be headed by Joe Gallagher, a celebrated boxin... Read More

Saudi Arabia launches Middle East's largest startup hub 'The Garage'

Riyadh, Sept. 20 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has officially launched 'The Garage', the largest startup district in the Middle East located within the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Techn... Read More

Saudi Arabia-based Bangladeshi expat becomes overnight millionaire

Riyadh, Sept. 20 -- A 31-year-old Saudi Arabia-based Bangladeshi expatriate has become a millionaire overnight as he won Dirhams one million (Rs 2,26,17,910) in the latest Mahzooz draw. The winner MD... Read More

Six Palestinians killed in 24 hours by Israeli forces in West Bank, Gaza

Hyderabad, Sept. 20 -- Six Palestinians were killed in the past 24 hours by the Israeli forces in separate incidents in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Palestinian media reported. On Wednesday, Septemb... Read More

Nearly 9 kg giant onion set to break world record!

Hyderabad, Sept. 20 -- A giant onion, grown by Gareth Griffin, a farmer from Guernsey, United Kingdom, weighing nearly 9-kilogramme is all set to break the Guinness World Record. The onion has been p... Read More

UAE: Gold prices in Dubai drop ahead of Fed rate decision

Abu Dhabi, Sept. 20 -- Gold prices dropped at the opening of the markets in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday morning, September 20, ahead of a much-anticipated rate decision by the US Feder... Read More