Everything you need to know about Dixar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Dixar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Ras Al Khaimah, April 25 (IANS/WAM) A total of 10,000 trees have been planted by ceramics company in Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE since 2010, an official said.
Wellington, Feb. 21 (ANI): An Air India pilot was so frustrated with the company that he turned his anger in an expletive-riddled rap and uploaded it on YouTube.
Johannesburg, Dec 28 (ANI): The Pakistani Taliban have reportedly seized at least 22 government soldiers.
Manila, Oct 28 (IANS) A powerful tropical storm in the Philippines has left 27 people dead, authorities said Saturday.
Male, Oct 2 (ANI): The trial of former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed, who has been accused of abusing his power by ordering the arrest of a senior judge during his tenure, has been postponed after he failed to appear before a court in Male.
London, May 18 (ANI): Nude dancers at Paris' famed Crazy Horse cabaret were back on stage on Thursday following their first-ever strike over pay.
Beijing, May 18 (Xinhua-ANI): China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Friday that the U.S.'s preliminary ruling on China-made solar cells sends "negative signals of trade protectionism" to the world.
Tehran, May 18 (ANI): Iran has threatened to sue Google over dropping the name of the Persian Gulf on Google Maps.
London, May 18(ANI): Former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is among a list of candidates lined up for vacant manager job at Aston Villa.
Washington, May 18 (IANS) The US will give $70 million to help boost Israel's air defence capabilities to thwart rocket attacks by Palestinian militants.
Mogadishu, May 17 (IANS/WAM) A UAE charity has treated some 80 Somali patients as part of its humanitarian efforts.
Tehran, May 17 (IANS) Iran Thursday warned the US-based Google company of legal action over using "alternative words" for the Persian Gulf on its online map service, a media report said.
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Nearly three in 10 that they were aware of a report about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney bullying a classmate in school, which left them with a negative view of the latter.
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Prince Harry has revealed that though he is very close with his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth, but she hasn't friended him on Facebook yet.
London, May 16 (IANS) The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) confirmed Wednesday that David Beckham will attend the Olympic Flame Handover Ceremony in Athens and bring the torch to the United Kingdom on its 70-day journey.
London, May 16 (ANI): Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger cranked up pressure on Chelsea ahead of their Champions League final by claiming that the Germans always win in the penalties.
Madrid, May 16 (IANS) Spain's football coach Vicente del Bosque has hinted at carrying uncapped players in the squad to the Euro 2012 Football Championships in Poland and Ukraine.
Washington, May 16 (ANI): 'Men In Black 3' will have "'more action, aliens and magic" as compared to the previous two films in the franchise, the movie's director Barry Sonnenfeld has revealed.
Rio de Janeiro, May 16 (IANS/EFE) Nearly 300 people broke into a jail in the northeastern Brazilian town of Tapiramuta, dragged a suspected murderer out of his cell and burned him to death, a media report said.
Abu Dhabi, May 15 (IANS/WAM)) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Indonesia have held discussions to enhance bilateral relations in various sectors that could benefit both the countries.
Abu Dhabi, May 15 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Kazakhstan have signed a customs cooperation agreement.
London, May 15 (ANI): Former News International chief Rebekah Brooks has been charged with perverting the course of justice over the News of the World phone hacking scandal.
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) With the country's power and telecom sectors experiencing many challenges, infrastructure and construction equipment financing non-banking finance company (NBFC) Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd. Monday said it would attach greater priority to IT and healthcare equipment financing this fiscal.
Moscow, May 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow believes that terrorist groups, including Al Qaeda, carried out recent suicide bombings in Syria, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov Monday.
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Ashton Kutcher has reportedly decided to renew his deal to return as Warren Schmit for the tenth season of the long running sitcom 'Two and a Half Men'.
London, May 13 (ANI): Lee Hendrie has admitted that he tried to kill himself twice after his career faded, lost a potential 10 million pounds in property deals and ended up with 1 million pounds in debts.
Tehran, May 13 (IANS) Two Turkish journalists who were held in Syria for two months have been released following Iranian mediation, BBC reported.
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Almost 40 percent Americans believe that President Barack Obama's support for gay marriage will affect their voting preferences during the presidential election, according to poll.
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Almost 63 percent Americans believe that the United States is better off from having a wealthy class, according to poll.
London, May 12 (ANI): Two people, who tried to extort money from singer Stevie Wonder, have been arrested in the United States.
Quetta, May 12 (ANI): Balochistan Provincial Minister for Communications, Ali Madad Jatak, believes that there must be some sort of corruption in the province given its backwardness, and has shockingly claimed that there really is no harm in that.
Sharjah, May 11 (IANS/WAM) An astronomer in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has forecast the dates for the beginning of the Muslim holy month of fasting and for the celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr.
Dubai, May 10 (IANS/WAM) The environment department of the Dubai Municipality in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will mark World Migratory Bird Day May 12-13.
Washington, May 10 (ANI): Anna Faris is pregnant with her first child.
London, May 10 (ANI): Manchester United striker Rio Ferdinand has said that the Asian sex gang trial as it appeared could be whipping up a "race storm".
Colombo, May 10 (ANI): Sri Lanka's ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva Tamara Kunanayakam has been demoted after the organisation adopted a motion critical of the country.
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has decided to extend the existing sanctions on Syria for one year, citing the "unusual and extraordinary threat" posed by the Arab nation to US national security.
Damascus, May 9 (Xinhua-ANI): A roadside bomb went off Wednesday close to the passage of a convoy of UN observers heading to Syrian 's southern province of Daraa, injuring eight accompanying security personnel, including a first lieutenant, witnesses and media said.
London, May 9(ANI): Everton captain Phil Neville is expected to join England's new manager Roy Hodgson's coaching set-up.
London, May 9 (ANI): With the Football Association appointing Roy Hodgson as the new manager of the England squad in place of Italian Fabio Capello, there is a possibility that Chelsea FC captain John Terry could be axed from the national squad for the Euros 2012.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 8 (IANS) The Kerala government may enact a new law to uphold the dignity of women, state Home Minister T. Radhakrishnan said Tuesday during his first official meeting here with top police officials.
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Bomb technicians in the explosive section of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have said that the underwear bomb that could have blown up a US-bound aircraft had the hallmarks and signature of previous devices made by Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.
Beijing, May 7 (Xinhua-ANI): China congratulates Francois Hollande over his French election victory, said Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei at a regular press briefing.
Washington, May 7 (ANI): The Taliban has grown stronger since President Barack Obama sent 33,000 more US troops to Afghanistan in 2010, according to Senate intelligence leaders.
London, May 4(ANI): Chelsea player John Obi Mikel has said the club must put their FA Cup and Champions League final ahead of their Premier league campaign.
United Nations, May 4 (IANS) The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has reported that global food prices have dropped three points from March to April of this year, yet still remain relatively high level, a UN spokesperson said here.
Moscow, May 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia needs to bolster the positive trend of foreign direct investment growth in Russia, Prime Minister and President-elect Vladimir Putin said Wednesday.
Kabul, May 2 (Xinhua-ANI): Two soldiers with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) lost their lives as an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) went off in the eastern part of militancy-plagued Afghanistan on Wednesday, a statement released by the alliance here said.
Washington, May 2 (ANI): The United Nations peacekeeping chief, Herve Ladsous, has said that military observers in Syria have reported ceasefire violations both the government and the opposition, and demanded an immediate halt to violence from both sides.
London, May 1 (Xinhua-ANI): Seven people have been arrested in England and Wales on suspicion of financing terrorism, the British police said in a statement on Tuesday.
London, April 30 (IANS) Actor Ray Winstone worked for free in the movie "Elfie Hopkins" after his daughter Jaime asked him to make an appearance.
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): The former American Ambassador to the United Nations, John Bolton, has expressed his concern about Pakistan's improving capabilities of delivering nuclear weapons in the wake of a successful missile test by the country.
Rio De Janeiro, April 28 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has reportedly given his consent to the signing of Sao Paulo playmaker Lucas.
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Barack Obama has offered some advice to the single men of America, insisting that they should seek out a woman with good genes and then marry her.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aprl 28 (Xinhua-ANI): Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has reportedly given his consent to the signing of Sao Paulo playmaker Lucas.
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Boy Band 'The Wanted' has alleged that Christina Aguilera made them feel most unwanted during their appearance on the show 'The Voice'.
Washington, Apr 28(ANI): The most nail biting moment in the Abbottabad raid that killed former Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden came when the helicopters carrying the Navy Seals left Afghan airspace to enter Pakistan's territory, US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has said.
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian journalist, detained in Dagestan republic, has been charged with setting up an illegal armed group.
Bilbao (Spain), April 27 (IANS) Spanish striker Fernando Llorente scored a last minute goal to help Athletic Club Bilbao qualify for the final of the Europa League as they beat Sporting Club de Portugal 3-1 in the semi-final second leg.
The Cabinet on Thursday has given its nod to make amendment to existing 'Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill, 2011' by determining the age of legal sex to 18 years and above...........
London, Apr 26 (ANI): Mollie King, who is rumoured to be dating Prince Harry, took to her Twitter on Tuesday to have a little online Q and A with her fans under the hashtag #askmollie.
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): US federal authorities are warning countries to maintain caution as terrorist may use the date to avenge the former Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden's death.
London, April 26 (ANI): Recently discovered footage of the Beatles' first ever full American concert, that lost for 48 years, is to be shown at US cinemas next month.
London, Apr 26(ANI): Chelsea is guaranteed the maximum television cash payment from the Champions League following their semi-final triumph over Barcelona on Tuesday, which has taken them to the final of Europe's biggest competition.
London, Apr 26(ANI): Interim Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo has emerged as the leading candidate for the club manager's job following his impressive leadership performance, and several senior players are reportedly pushing his case forward.
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Adam Levine used to write love songs for the women he was interested in, and make sure that they heard them.
Hanoi, April 25 (Xinhua-ANI): Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met here on Wednesday with the visiting British Foreign Secretary William Hague, during which the two leaders expressed delight at the current finely developing relations of strategic partnership between the two countries, local media reported.
London, Apr 25 (ANI): Jermain Defoe and Alexandra Burke, who tried to convince everyone for a while that they were "just good friends", have been pictured touching each other in public for the first time.
London, Apr 25 (ANI): Team Great Britain's coach Stuart Pearce has said that he will watch David Beckham play for the LA Galaxy before deciding on whether to select him in the final 18-man squad for the London 2012 Olympics.
Ottawa, April 25 (IANS) Canada has suspended its non-military sanctions against Myanmar in recognition of the latter's moves towards democracy.
London, Apr 24 (ANI): Kelly Brook has given up her dream of conquering Hollywood after refusing to relocate to the United States.
Moscow, April 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin said Tuesday he was standing down as head of the ruling United Russia party and nominated outgoing President Dmitry Medvedev as its new leader.
Tehran, Apr 24 (ANI): Iran, which claims to have hacked software of an advanced US spy drone, is reportedly making overtures to China to potentially give them access to the sensitive aircraft technology.
London, April 24 (IANS) Russian shooter Leybo beat Italy's Francesco D'Aniello and Daniele Di Spigno to win the men's double trap gold at the World Cup and test event for the Olympic Games here.
London, April 24 (IANS) Brazil, Spain, Britain and Mexico have been seeded for the Olympic men's football tournament.
United Nations, April 24 (IANS) A sum of $3.2 billion is needed to finance the fight against malaria by 2015 in Africa, the source of 90 percent malaria cases in the world, a special representative for a global framework against malaria said here Monday.
Abu Dhabi, April 23 (IANS/WAM) Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, one of the sovereign emirates in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) inaugurated the UAE Heritage Festival on the weekend.
Manila, April 23 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) envoy to Philipines has underlined the importance of participating in the Abu Dhabi Dialogue 2 held last week in Manila under the chairmanship of Philippines President Benigno Aquino.
London, April 23 (IANS) Rapper Drake says he doesn't want to work with Grammy Award-winning DJ and music producer David Guetta.
London, Apr 22(ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has leapt to his England and United teammate Ashley Young's defence over the diving barbs he has faced recently.
London, Apr 22 (ANI): Manchester United manager, Alex Ferguson believes veteran Paul Scholes is in form of his life.
Sydney, Apr 22 (ANI): Adele, who picked up thousands of votes in a survey of GaydarRadio listeners in the UK, has taken the gay icon crown from Australian singer Kylie Minogue.
London, Ape 21(ANI): Former Manchester United midfielder David Beckham has reasserted his desire to play for team Great Britain during the London Olympics this year.
London, Apr 21(ANI): Interim Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo has hit back at critics who have condemned striker Didier Drogba's time-wasting antics against Barcelona during the first leg of their Champions League clash at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.
The Hague, April 20 (IANS) Dutch football club Ajax made its first signing for the 2012/2013 season by signing Danish international Lasse Schone on a free transfer from NEC Nijmegen. It has also shown interest in Luciano Narsingh and Niklas Moisander.
London, Apr 20(ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has slammed Chelsea striker Didier Drogba on his Twitter account for continuously diving against Barcelona during their Champions League 1-0 semi final win at Stamford Bridge in the first leg.
London, Apr 20(ANI): Former England footballer Gary Lineker has said David Beckham doesn't deserve to be in the Great Britain squad for the London Olympics.
United Nations, April 20 (IANS) China has called on the international community to work together in promoting international nuclear non-proliferation, nuclear disarmament and nuclear security.
Paris, April 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) France has no intention to supply arms to the Syrian opposition and is ready to discuss the UN and Arab League's peace plan, French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe has said.
Rio de Janeiro, April 19 (IANS) Brazilian clubs Corinthians and Atletico-MG are reportedly interested in signing Inter Milan and Uruguay striker Diego Forlan.
Washington, Apr 19(ANI): Both US President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney have garnered 46 percent support in the latest poll, which has also provided important insights into the presidential race.
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Osama Bin Laden's youngest wife 'demanded sex 24 hours a day,' the slain Al-Qaeda leader's eldest wife has claimed.
Moscow, April 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has announced that foreign athletes may not exceed 25 percent of a professional sports club's workforce.
Pune, April 18 (IANS) About 18 kg of gold and cash over Rs.6 lakh were looted from a gold finance company's branch in this western Maharashtra city, police said here Wednesday.
London, Apr 18 (ANI): Danielle Lloyd, who recently opened up about how she's getting on following the explosion of her breast implants, has said that she is back on anti-depressants after she suffered from post natal depression following the birth of her second son Harry.
Islamabad, Apr 18 (ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States Sherry Rehman has said her country has no connection with terrorist organizations.
Moscow, April 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lawmakers from Russia's ruling United Russia party have proposed stiffer penalties for protest organisers and participants, including a steep increase in the fine and sentencing of violators to community service.
Beijing, April 17 (IANS) A solar photovoltaic power generation base is being built in the second largest city in Tibet to ease winter power shortage by harnessing the ample amount of sunshine received by the area.
Abu Dhabi, April 16 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has launched a flight from Abu Dhabi to Basra in Iraq.
Abu Dhabi, April 16 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has launched a recruitment drive to hire 400 new employees from Oman by the end of 2012.