CA Valerian Dalmaida to lead KCO Abu Dhabi for second time
Abu Dhabi: At the Annual General Meeting of the Konkani Cultural Organization (KCO), held at Cristal Hotel, Abu Dhabi on January 24, CA Valerian Dalmaida was elected as President of the organisation. Sandhya Vas and Dr. Sunil Pinto were elected as the General Secretary and Treasurer respectively.
ISC - Arab Udupi 7th Throwball Championship held on Jan 25
Abu Dhabi: The India Social & Cultural Centre (ISC) conducted the 7th ISC-Arab Udupi Throwball Championship was held on Friday, January 25, at ISC Main Hall Rooftop from 9 AM. Top throwball teams consisting of Indian expats from all across the UAE participated in the grand tournament.
Mangalore Cup 2019 all set to rock Abu Dhabi on Feb 22
Abu Dhabi: Season seven of Mangalore Cup, held under the banner of the Mangalorean Cricket Club is fast approaching. The much-awaited over arm cricket tournament, "Mangalore Cup 2019" will be held on February 22 at the Zayed International Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi at 4 PM.
UAE signs $3 billion support package for Pakistan
Abu Dhabi: Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed a $3 billion support package on Tuesday as pledged by Abu Dhabi to boost the liquidity and foreign exchange reserves of the cash-strapped country.
'Zanvoy No 1' gets outstanding response in Dubai
Dubai: Sangati Creations’ maiden venture, mega Konkani film ‘Zanvoy No. 1’ written and directed by well-known Bollywood director Harry Fernandes Barkur received a thundering response during premier release in Dubai, on Friday, January 18.
Maxim Pereira to perform live in Dubai on Feb 1
Dubai: Konkani Lovers in Dubai, who have been waiting to see Maxim Pereira perform live, can finally rest easy as the talented singer will be having a Live in Concert on Feb 1 at the Emirates Theatre Dubai from 5.30 PM.
India being divided under Modi, help unite India: Rahul tells expats
Dubai: Claiming India was being divided for political reasons and that there has been intolerance for the last five years, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday called upon the Indian diaspora across the globe to commit themselves towards solving the country's biggest crises -- unemployment and agrarian distress.
Rahul Gandhi takes jibe at PM Modi and 'Mann Ki Baat' in Dubai
Dubai: Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on Friday, January 11, took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat', in his address at the Jabel Ali labour colony, Dubai, saying that he wants to listen to problems of the Indian workers there instead of telling his "mann ki baat (matters of the mind)."
Indian commits suicide in UAE due to 'health issues'
Abu Dhabi: A 35-year-old Indian man was found hanging at his accommodation in Ras Al Khaimah city in the UAE and a suicide note found from his phone said he took the drastic step due to several health issues, authorities said.
“KaDaM” organizes gala time for its members
Sharjah: Who doesn’t like a day out with dear and near ones? Be it, kids or elders, everyone loves to enjoy a pleasant day with fun-filled moments. With the same intention “KaDaM" (Kundapura Devadiga Mitra), Dubai had organized a picnic for its members and well-wishers on December 28.
ATS Qatar MD Ravi Shetty gets honorary doctorate from Kings University USA
Qatar: Dr Ravi Shetty, Managing Director of Advanced Technical Services (ATS), Qatar has been conferred with a honorary Doctorate by the President of Kings University USA in the presence of His Excellency Indian Ambassador to Qatar P Kumaran on December 26. This award comes his way for his outstanding entrepreneural skills and also service to humanity.