Abu Dhabi

It is to be mentioned that the UAE population is estimated to be around nine million of which 2/3rd are immigrants from foreign countries. The Indian community alone constitutes 30 percent of the total population in the UAE, numbering 2.6 million.

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has topped the list of smart cities in the Middle East and Africa, the city’s Department of Culture and Tourism said on Friday. Covering 50 international cities, a report by McKinsey Global Institute titled ‘Smart Cities: Digital Solutions for a More Livable Future’ views how …

Mumbai:  The Shiv Sena on Friday warned that the upcoming Nanar refinery-petrochemicals complex in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri would prove to be a poisonous gas chamber and lead to a genocide of the Konkan farmers”, one akin to Hitler’s mass-execution of the Jews. Terming the ally Bharatiya Janata Party’s decision to go ahead with the estimated $44 billion …

Canberra: An Etihad Airways flight bound for Sydney from Abu Dhabi made an emergency landing in the Australian city of Adelaide on Saturday, after pilots noticed a smoke alarm on board. The Boeing 777 aircraft was carrying 349 people when pilots made the decision to divert to Adelaide at about 0500 hours. ALSO READ: PM Narendra Modi …

Abu Dhabi: Once dubbed the world’s heaviest woman, Egyptian national Eman Ahmed Abd-El Aty passed away at a hospital here on Monday just weeks after celebrating her 37th birthday. According to medical experts at Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi, Eman died at 4.35 am due to “complications from the underlying comorbid conditions, including heart disease and …

Dubai: International carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Etihad Airways said on Sunday that the US Department of Homeland Security has lifted a ban on carrying electronic devices, including laptops, onboard flights between the UAE capital Abu Dhabi and the US. The lifting of the ban followed an in-depth review of security procedures implemented at …

Abu Dhabi: Surgeons in Abu Dhabi have saved a child who was born with a portion of his small intestine as well as his entire liver outside his body. The organs hung from a huge spherical sac sealed by a thin membranous lining from the umbilicus. According to Dr Raja Cingapagu, who performed the operation, …