Two US officials: Israel has launched attacks in Iraq in recent days

BAGHDAD Israel has carried out several strikes in Iraq over the past few days on ammunition depots for Iranian-backed groups in Iraq, a Middle East intelligence official said on Thursday, saying it had launched an air strike on a weapons …

World must stamp out persecution of religious groups, Guterres says on new UN Day

NEW YORK, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an end to the persecution of religious groups on Thursday, the first ever International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion and Belief, which is marked on 22nd …

EXCLUSIVE: Modi says UAE can be India’s ‘valuable partner’ to achieve US$5 trillion economy

ABU DHABI, India finds a partner in the UAE to achieve its ambitious dream of achieving a US$5 trillion economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the Emirates News Agency, WAM, in an exclusive interview.

“We consider the UAE as a …

Etihad Airways celebrates 15 years in India

ABU DHABI, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is preparing to celebrate 15 years of service to its largest and busiest market, India. The airline’s milestone coincides with the third visit to the UAE of India’s …

DEWA launches 6th annual Sustainability Report

DUBAI, The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, in its 6th annual Sustainability Report, has summarised its efforts to promote social and economic sustainability as well as provide a sustainable model for energy and water.

The report focuses on ways …

Sharjah Ruler issues decision on emirate’s school transport systems

SHARJAH, H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued Administrative Decision No. 17 of 2019 on the regulation of school transport activity in the Emirate of Sharjah.

The decision stipulates that …