Dubai airport named world's busiest international airport

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Dubai remains home to the world's busiest international airport after seeing 83.6 million passengers in 2016. However, the figures released on Tuesday by Dubai International Airport fall short of an estimate of 85 million ... ( read original story ...)

'Emirati troops march in India shows UAE’s love for peace'

it will symbolise the UAE’s trust in India and “our global image as a peace-loving nation,” a former defence official told Gulf News on Monday. “The march will reflect the UAE’s love towards India as way of giving back [for what India gave to the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai investigating disabled centre over Kim Kardashian visit

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- A state-owned newspaper in Dubai is reporting that authorities are investigating a centre for the disabled after it hosted and publicized a visit by Kim Kardashian West. A story in Tuesday's edition of Emarat Al Youm says the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE ranked as world’s most Muslim-friendly destination

Dubai: The UAE is the world’s best place for Muslim tourists, ahead of Malaysia and Turkey, according to new think tank data. Data revealed in the 2016-2017 Global Islamic Economy Report, measured the level of facilities that are Halal — permitted in ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi win caps career turnaround for Fleetwood

On Sunday, the 26-year-old Fleetwood topped what could be the strongest field of the year on the European Tour to win the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship by a shot. His swing held up in the most trying of circumstances in the final round, with major champions ... ( read original story ...)

UAE and India: A relationship going stronger

UAE President Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan visits India and held meeting with Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and signed a cultural agreement along with various other agreements. Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi paid a two-day visit to the UAE ... ( read original story ...)

Fleetwood wins in Abu Dhabi for 2nd European Tour title

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Tommy Fleetwood broke free from a pack of contenders containing three major champions to win the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship by one shot on Sunday, ending the Englishman's 3 1/2-year wait for a second European Tour title. ( read original story ...)