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GDRFA explains ‘on arrival’ visa process for Indians

Dubai: In a video shared on Twitter, 'on arrival' visa process for Indians was explained by the General Directorate of…

Hajj: Saudi Arabia to host families of NZ terror attack victims

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia]: King of Saudi Arabia, Mr. Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a directive to host 200 family…

Saudi women will soon be allowed to travel without ‘mahram’

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia may ease restrictions on women’s ability to travel without a male guardian’s permission this year. Currently, women…

22 Taliban terrorists killed in counter terrorism operation

Kabul : Twenty-two Taliban terrorists and one civilian were killed in a counter-terrorism operation launched by the Special Operation Forces…

Iran says assisting ailing ‘foreign tanker’

Tehran:Iran's foreign ministry spokesman said Tuesday that the Islamic republic was assisting a "foreign tanker that had encountered a technical…

Dozens of Palestinians got injured by Israeli Soldiers

Israeli soldiers attacked, on Thursday afternoon, the Solidarity y tent in Wad al-Hummus area, in Sur Baher town, south of…

Dubai Tourism exempts visa fees for visitors under 18

Dubai [UAE]: In an attempt to ensure more footfalls, Dubai Tourism has announced visa fee exemption for the visitors under…

Khashoggi murder: US imposes sanctions on Saudi officials

Washington: United States' legislators on Monday unanimously passed a bill that will impose sanctions on Saudi officials involved in the…

UN concerned over restrictive US visa for Iran’s Zarif

United Nations:  The UN has expressed concerns over the restrictive travel measures imposed on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif,…

Iran nuclear deal is not dead: EU

Brussels [Belgium]: In a major breakthrough, the European Union on Monday said that Iran nuclear deal is not dead and…

UAE offers visa fee exemptions to children under 18

Abu Dhabi: The tourist visa fee waiver for children younger than 18 travelling to United Arab Emirates (UAE) came into…

Dubai to offer free 30-day alcohol licence for tourists

Dubai: Dubai will now offer a free 30-day alcohol licence for tourists, a move that ensures visitors will not be penalised…

Turkey marks third anniversary of failed coup

Ankara:Turkey on Monday marked the anniversary of a bloody attempt to overthrow President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in 2016, an event…

Four Afghan forces killed as Taliban attack hotel compound

Four Afghan security forces were killed Saturday when Taliban insurgents attacked a hotel, officials said, as violence continues across Afghanistan…

Iran ready to hold talks with US if sanctions lifted: Rouhani

Tehran:  Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that his country was ready to hold talks with the US if Washington…

Turkey ignores US warnings over Russian S-400 missile deployment

Ankara: Turkey ignored US warnings as it continued Saturday to take delivery of Russia's S-400 missile defence system near Ankara,…

Turkey receives first Russian missile delivery sparking NATO concern

Istanbul:Turkey received the first batch of Russia's S-400 missile defence system on Friday, sparking NATO "concern" and risking deepening tensions…

Iran Guards say strike ‘terrorists’ in Iraqi Kurdistan

Tehran:Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Friday that they had launched deadly strikes against "terrorists" across the border in Iraqi Kurdistan. "Terrorist…

At least five dead in suicide blast at Afghan wedding

Jalalabad: At least five people were killed and many more wounded Friday when a suicide bomber attacked a wedding ceremony…

Syria: 3 killed in shelling by militants

Latakia: At least three civilians were killed in an attack carried out by militants in the Syrian province of Latakia…