Everything you need to know about Ugrapur Sultan Patti: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Ugrapur Sultan Patti: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Abu Dhabi, May 22 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and China have held talks over their bilateral economic relations.
Abu Dhabi, May 20 (IANS/WAM ) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Algeria have held talks to explore new ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation in areas like industry, investment and small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Dubai, May 18 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Mozambique have signed a bilateral accord covering air transport.
Manama, May 13 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain have held discussions to boost cooperation in educational sector and boost existing relations between the two nations.
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Chris Brown has angered his neighbours after decorating the outside of his Hollywood Hills residence with colourful spray-painted murals.
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) A die-hard romantic, Shraddha Kapoor, who has an appetite for love stories like "Pyasa", "Devdas" and "Titanic", would love to experience dream like romance in real life too.
Abu Dhabi, May 8 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Hungary have held discussions over bilateral cooperation.
Aligarh, May 4 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University Saturday announced a centre for strategic studies named after the great Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan, who fought against the British forces in the 18th century.
Amritsar/Bhikhiwind, May 3 (ANI): Doctors, who conducted an autopsy on Sarabjit Singh in Patti near Amritsar last night, have concluded that the vital organs of the Indian death row prisoner were not present in his body.
Amritsar, May 3 (IANS) Refuting the theory put up by Pakistani authorities that Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh was fatally injured in a "scuffle" of prisoners, Indian doctors who conducted a second autopsy on him Friday said that the brutal assault was with the "motive to kill".
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) TV actor Avinesh Rekhi is in no hurry to venture into films, but adds that if he will get an opportunity, he would like to do a comic role.
Bhikhiwind (Punjab), May 3 (IANS) Tens of thousands of people thronged this Punjab town Friday to be part of the last journey of Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner killed in a brutal attack in a Pakistani prison.
Bhikhiwind (Punjab), May 3 (IANS) Hundreds of people flocked to this dusty Punjab town since early Friday to catch a last glimpse of Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner who was killed in a brutal attack in a prison in Lahore, Pakistan.
Abu Dhabi, April 28 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Japan have held discussions over ways to boost cooperation and bilateral relations, especially in the trade, economy and investment sectors.
Dubai, April 26 (IANS/WAM) The British embassy in Dubai celebrated the birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. The event was attended by UAE Minister of Economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri and British Foreign Secretary William Hague.
Kochi, April 23 (IANS) Barjeel Geojit Securities (BGS), a joint venture between UAE-based Sheikh Sultan bin Saud Al Qassemi and India-based Geojit BNP Paribas Financial Services Limited, is all set to launch a real estate brokerage firm, an official said.
Berlin, April 22 (IANS/WAM) The 9th meeting of the UAE-German joint economic commission, held under the chairmanship of UAE's Economy Minister Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri and German Minister for Economics and Technology Philipp Roesler, has concluded here.
Berlin, April 21 (IANS/WAM) The 9th meeting of the UAE-German joint economic commission has begun here.
Dubai, April 20 (IANS/WAM) The UAE's top science students will display their latest innovations, while getting an opportunity to meet potential employers at the Emirates Foundation for Youth Development "Think Science" Fair here this Sunday.
Barcelona, April 20 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Barcelona have discussed trade and investment relations between them.
Stockholm, April 18 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Sweden have held talks over joint cooperation and strengthening of trade and economic ties.
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) While everyone is awaiting Shraddha Kapoor's much talked about "Aashiqui 2" release, the actress is busy shooting for Dharma Productions' "Gori Tere Pyaar Mein" in Bangalore.
New York, Apr. 7 (ANI): The CIA had carried out the first drone strike in South Waziristan in June 2004, which killed a Pakistani ally of the Taliban, and several others, as part of a secret deal with Pakistan, it has been revealed.
Islamabad, Apr 7 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain and pace legend Wasim Akram has requested the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to allow the Pakistani players to take part in the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL).
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) TV actor Avinesh Rekhi, who is currently seen as gangster Sultan on TV show "Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon" finds "amazing co-actors" in Vivian D'Sena and Drashti Dhami.
Islamabad, Apr 6 (ANI): Former Pakistan Test captain Wasim Akram has said that it is necessary for Pakistani bowlers to master the art of swing bowling for winning in international games.
Islamabad, Apr 6 (ANI): Former Pakistan Test captain Wasim Akram has said that politics must be kept separate from sports following India stalling all bilateral ties after the November 2008 attacks on Mumbai, which were blamed on Pakistani-based militants.
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will pay a "stand alone visit" to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in early August, the first by an Indian prime minister to the Gulf nation in over three decades.
Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) pace spearhead Brett Lee, who also has been made the bowling mentor replacing Pakistan legend Wasim Akram, Friday said he was prepared for the new challenge.
Abu Dhabi, March 27 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has launched a centre to translate academic programmes of world-renowned universities into Arabic for the interest of Arab students and teachers.
New York, Mar. 21 (ANI): Ronald Reagan's not-so-conservative daughter Patti Davis has authored a lesbian love story titled, 'Till Human Voices Wake Us.'
Dubai, March 21 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Japan have held talks on enhancing bilateral economic relations.
Chennai, March 20 (IANS) Spearheading the Tamil film industry in support of the protest against alleged atrocities on Sri Lankan Tamils, filmmaker Ameer Sultan says they won't back down and if needed, will break all ties with Sri Lanka if no favourable solution is reached.
Chennai, March 17 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Film Director's Association (TNFDA) has Sunday announced that the Tamil film industry will observe a day's hunger strike March 19 here against reported genocide in Sri Lanka.
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) Actor Siddharth Vasudev has made an entry in a negative role in the ongoing daily soap "Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon" and hopes to attract the audience's hate.
Washington, Mar. 13 (ANI): President Barack Obama joked about the Sultan of Brunei's great wealth as the Asian leader visited the White House on Tuesday.
Kuala Lumpur, Mar. 8 (ANI): Malaysia has rejected an offer of a unilateral ceasefire offer by the self-styled Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III.
Aligarh, March 5 (IANS) Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi Tuesday highlighted the contribution of former ruler Begum Sultan Jahan and said Bhopal in its 240 years' history is the only state that was ruled by women four times.
New Delhi/Jodhpur, March 5 (IANS) A showcase of rare high-end antiquities will combine with the opulence of the historic Umaid Bhavan Palace in Jodhpur, the home of the erstwhile ruler of Jodhpur, to bring to India one of the first luxury palace auctions of art and antiquities March 7-9 for the niche buyers' segment, a Bangalore-based fine art auctioneer said.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday proposed a hike of over 16 percent in the external affairs ministry budget in 2013-14 at Rs.11,719 crore ($2.154 bn), with aid to neighbouring countries getting special focus.
Abu Dhabi, Feb 27 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Northern Ireland have held talks over prospects of joint cooperation in small and medium scale enterprises, civil aviation, air transport and expertise sharing in research and innovation.
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The sports ministry Tuesday overruled the Sports Authority of India's decision not to clear the Indian men hockey team's trip to the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup with a stern warning to Hockey India (HI) not to overshoot its budget in future.
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The sports ministry Tuesday overruled the Sports Authority of India's decision not to clear Indian men hockey team's trip to the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup with a stern warning to Hockey India (HI) not to overshoot its budget in future.
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) was forced to withdraw the men's team from the 22nd Sultan Azlan Shah Cup Hockey Tournament after the Sports Authority of India (SAI) refused to pay for the air travel for the tournament to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia March 9-17.
Abu Dhabi, Feb 23 (IANS/WAM) A cyclone shelter funded by Abu Dhabi has opened in Australia's Queensland state.
Abu Dhabi, Feb 23 (IANS/WAM) Around 18,000 people took part in the annual Terry Fox Run in Abu Dhabi. The event raised over 300,000 dirhams ($82,000) for cancer research.
Abu Dhabi, Feb 22 (IANS/WAM) The Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation from the UAE has provided financial support for the wedding of 100 couples in Bahrain.
Sharjah, Feb 13 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, the ruler of Sharjah in the UAE, has issued new laws on preserving water and maintaining hygiene in the emirate.
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Bruce Springsteen was recognised as MusiCare's 2013 Person of the Year at a star-studded event hosted by comedian Jon Stewart and held in conjunction with the annual Grammy Awards.
New Delhi/ Cambridge (Massachusetts, US), Feb.8 (ANI): A cross section of political leaders and a former CAG official on Friday gave a mixed reaction to Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai's demanding comment that the role of the CAG cannot be confined to just submitting financial propriety reports to Parliament.
Warsaw, Feb 6 (IANS/WAM) A UAE delegation led by Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, minister of economy, held a meeting with Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk in Warsaw Wednesday for the first Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation between the UAE and Poland.
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Writer-columnist Tavleen Singh Sunday lashed out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, calling it a "shame" that Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie was forced to cancel his trip to Kolkata Jan 30.
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Noted economist Amartya Sen Sunday criticised Muslim groups for raising hue and cry over writer Salman Rushdie's plan to visit this city, saying it amounted to distracting attention from real issues of the community.
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Trinamool Congress MP Sultan Ahmed Friday called Salman Rushdie a "satan" and said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had done the right thing if she indeed blocked the writer's visit to Kolkata.
Abu Dhabi, Jan 30 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the UAE met their counterparts as well as envoys of foreign countries and held talks on boosting bilateral relations.
Sydney, Jan 26 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Australia discussed bilateral relations at a meeting of a UAE diplomat and Prime Minister Julia Gillard.
Dubai, Jan. 23 (ANI): The lawyer of a British woman, who was sentenced to jail for having drunken sex in a taxi in Dubai, has accused the driver of fabricating the story.
Sharjah, Jan 20 (IANS/WAM) Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of Sharjah's ruler Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, visited the headquarters of the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) in Geneva, Switzerland.
Aligarh, Jan 19 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi will deliver the convocation address at the Aligarh Muslim University next month, becoming the second woman to do so - 87 years after the first.
London, Jan 15 (ANI): A body language expert has given an insight into a woman life and personality by the way she holds her handbag.
Abu Dhabi, Jan 13 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the UAE met the envoys of Spain, Malaysia, Canada and Bahrain and held talks on cooperation between their countries.
Manama, Jan 10 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain have held talks to boost cooperation between them.
Hyderabad, Jan 9 (IANS) Controversies are not new to leaders of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM). But Akbaruddin Owaisi is the first leader in its post-independence history to face serious charges like sedition and waging war against the nation.
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 9 (ANI): The Sultan of the Malaysian state of Selangor has barred non-Muslims in the state from using "Allah", saying it is a sacred word exclusive to Muslims.
Sharjah, Jan 7 (IANS/WAM) Sharjah's ruler Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi has ordered two special flights to Bahrain Tuesday to allow fans of the UAE national football team to travel and support the team playing in the 21st Gulf Cup Championship.
Los Angeles, Jan 7 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson feels her "Harry Potter" co-star Emma Thompson is one of the most wonderful person she has ever met.
Washington, Jan. 3 (ANI): American singer Patti Page, whose 1950 hit 'Tennessee Waltz' topped the US charts for months, has died after suffering a congestive heart failure in a nursing home in Southern California on Tuesday. She was 85.
London, December 26 (ANI): Three years after Michael Jacksons death from a drug overdose, the Jackson clan has turned its back on the King of Pop's former pet chimp - Bubbles.
Abu Dhabi, Dec 26 (IANS/WAM) UNESCO and Abu Dhabi, one of the seven emirates of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), have held discussions over ensuring closer ties between them.
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) One of the wealthiest men on earth, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei Darussulam, loves flying so much that he captained his huge Boeing 747 aircraft to New Delhi, as he did on his previous visit to India in 2008.
New Delhi, Dec.21 (ANI): A summit between India and ASEAN began in New Delhi with the hope of signing an upgraded free trade agreement.
Dubai, Dec 17 (IANS) Dubai telecom operator Du has secured a $100-million loan from the Singapore-based DBS bank in order to upgrade its network performance.
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 10 (ANI): Foreign tourists in Malaysia have expressed concerns over the recent action taken against non-Muslims for alleged indecent behaviour in the state of Kelantan.
Dubai, Dec 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and European Union (EU) have discussed prospects of promoting bilateral economic cooperation.
London, Nov 29 (IANS) All men need to do is flash a smile at a woman to get her to do his bidding, as suggested by an European study.
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Current India captain Sardar Singh, Australian Jamie Dwyer and the world's most capped player, Teun de Nooijer of the Netherlands, are amongst the six marquee players for the Hockey India League (HIL) auction Dec 16.
London, Nov 29 (ANI): Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, who brought the word supermodel to the masses over two decades ago, have reunited by posing on the cover of a magazine.
London, November 29 (ANI): All men need to do is flash a grin at a woman and she is more likely to do what he asks, researchers say.
Abu Dhabi, Nov 28 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates's (UAE) economy is strong and registering the highest growth rates in all the economic and social sectors, according to UAE Central Bank governor Sultan bin Nasser Al Suwaidi.
London, Nov 23 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has opened a new building in the memory of its founding father, late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS).
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Swashbuckling opening batsman Virender Sehwag will become India's ninth cricketer to play 100 Tests when he walks onto the field at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium Friday in the second cricket Test against England.
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) felicitated the Indian junior men's team here that won the silver medal at the second Sultan of Johar Cup in Malaysia earlier this week.
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Nov 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said that "the best is yet to come" in India's relations with the 10?member Asean.
Phnom Penh, Nov. 20 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, met
Phnom Penh, Nov 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday held bilateral talks with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei.
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) The United States looks at its relations with the two Asian giants entirely differently, taking India as a "strategic partner" with whose rise it has given "full embrace" and China as a rival superpower with whom it needs to "build a relationship".
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) India played a 3?3 draw against hosts Malaysia in their last league match of the Sultan of Johar Cup hockey at the Taman Daya Stadium in Johor Baru, Malaysia.
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Nov 15 (IANS) Indian hockey's junior men's team entered the final of second Sultan of Johar Cup here as they hammered New Zealand 3?1 in their fourth league match played at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium Thursday.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) India beat Germany 3-1 in their second league game of the U-21 Sultan of Johar Cup hockey in Johar Baru in Malaysia Sunday.
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) India registered their first win against Australia 2-0 in their opening game of the U-21 second Sultan of Johar Cup hockey tournament at Johar Baru, in Malaysia, Sunday
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador Mohamed Sultan Abdalla Al Owais Wednesday said that the medical expertise of India and the UAE should benefit the needy.
Dubai, Nov 5 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirate (UAE) and Belarus have discussed ways to boost trade relations.
Abu Dhabi, Oct 26 (IANS/WAM) On the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the supreme council members and rulers of various emirates offered prayers Friday at various mosques and prayer grounds across the UAE.
Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) "Dastak" fame actress Rehana Sultan, who is making a comeback after 28 years with Sudhir Mishra's "Inkaar", is happy with the small role and says she is open to more such offers.
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India Saturday sought greater energy cooperation, including the sale of LNG, with Brunei, the oil-rich southeast Asian state.
Manama, Oct 18 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain discussed ways to strengthen relations between the two countries.
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Ahead of the India-ASEAN summit, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna travels to Brunei Friday on a two-day visit expected to enhance economic cooperation between the two countries.
Manama, Oct 16 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain have held discussion on improving their relations.
Abu Dubai, Oct 9 (IANS/WAM) The UAE and Britain will hold trade talks in London next week, it was announced here Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) One person was killed and another critically injured in a robbery at a boutique in the Kamla Market area of central Delhi here Monday, police said. The assailants also looted Rs.5,000 from the shop.