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India wins UN awards for its massive initiative against hypertension

New Delhi: In a significant achievement and recognition of the country’s efforts against hypertension, India won a UN award for its ‘India Hypertension Control Initiative (IHCI)’. A collaborative initiative of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), State Governments and World Health Organization-India, IHCI has won the ‘2022 UN Interagency […]...Read More

Celebrate Diwali at Festival Plaza Dubai from September 29 to October 30

Dubai: Festival Plaza celebrates Diwali by introducing a host of events and welcomes patrons to join the vibrant cultural extravaganza from September 29 to October 30. Diwali, also known as the ‘festival of lights’, will be celebrated at the Festival Plaza, with a full-fledged Diwali Bazaar, a range of exciting activities, entertainment, competitions and workshops for families […]...Read More

Indulge in these special Navratri Special Thalis across the UAE

UAE: The region’s multicultural population means that there are a variety of festivals and occasions celebrated throughout the year. Navratri is one such festival celebrated with fervour and excitement by the Hindu community in Dubai. Navratri translates to ‘nine nights’ and as the name suggests, is celebrated across nine nights and ten days. The Navratri 2022 dates […]...Read More

Comedian Raju Srivastava passes away at the age of 58

New Delhi: Comedian Raju Srivastava passed away at the age of 58 today, 41 days after being admitted to AIIMS, Delhi. His nephew Kunal Srivastava confirmed the same. Despite showing improvements in health a few days ago, Raju’s nephew Kushal Srivastava confirmed, “Yes, it is true. He passed away half an hour back. We all […]...Read More

Girl gets name after 9 years of waiting

Hyderabad: A nine-year-old girl from Telangana, who did not have a name so far, finally got one after she met Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao with her parents recently. The parents, Suresh and Anitha, had actively participated in the Telangana statehood movement led by Rao, popularly known as KCR. When their daughter was born in 2013, […]...Read More

Instagram in India launches parental supervision tools

New Delhi: Instagram rolled out its parental supervision tools in India to help parents get more involved in their teen’s experiences on the platform. It also announced Family Center, a new place for parents and guardians to access supervision tools and resources from leading experts. “The supervision tools and the Family Center will add to […]...Read More

Indian Cabinet approves deal with UAE on education

New Delhi: India’s Cabinet approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UAE on cooperation in the field of education. “The objective of the MoU is to further strengthen ongoing educational collaboration between India and UAE and to widen the scope of those engagements,” the government’s Press Information Bureau (PIB) explained. “The […]...Read More

14th India-UAE joint commission meeting, chaired by Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed and Indian Minister Dr. S Jaishankar

Abu Dhabi: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, chaired the 14th edition of the UAE-India Joint Committee, which at the HQ of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) in Abu Dhabi. Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, Minister of External Affairs of the Republic of India, led […]...Read More