Dubai’s 3-day super sale starts today

Dubai residents are gearing up to make the most of the last weekend before the holy month of Ramadan starts. And the Dubai Tourism made it more exciting by offering the three-day Super Sale – that begins today – and will see over 250 brands offering shoppers 30-90 per cent off on an array of …

Dubai’s mega sale of up to 90% discount kicks off on May 18

Organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), the three-day Super Sale will see over 250 brands offering shoppers 30-90 per cent off on an array of merchandise including apparel, bags, shoes, cosmetics, perfumes, fashion accessories and home furniture. This not-to-be-missed retail …

Double delight for Kedar Bhide in India Club UAE Open Badminton

Kedar Bhide clinched a double by winning the boys singles under-17 and under-19 titles in the 40th India Club UAE Open Badminton Tournament. The young from the Indian state of Maharashtra, was taken the distance before beating Vasanthakumar Rajendran 21-15, 14-21, 21-11 in the under-17 final. The trend continued in the under 19 final as …

Contaminated chicken removed from UAE stores

UAE’s Union Cooperative confirmed that it has taken preventive measures and removed contaminated Sadia Chicken from all branches after receiving information from concerned authorities that it is not good for consumption. Suhail Albastaki, Director of Happiness and Marketing called on consumers who bought the chicken to go to their nearest Union Cooperative branch to refund …

Confederation of Indian Industry to open UAE office

The UAE and India are one of each other’s largest trading partners and advancing this relationship to the next level, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is all set to open its office in the country in near future. The CII is the largest industry chamber in India and its director-general Chandrajit Banerjee confirmed an …

Air India Express will add 3 weekly flights from Abu Dhabi to Kochi

Indian expats in Abu Dhabi have more travel options as Air India Express will add three weekly flights from the UAE capital to Kochi from 15th June. The extra flights, which will operate on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, are designed to accommodate the growing number of passengers, who currently rely on the once-daily service offered …

Indian wins luxury car at Dubai Duty Free raffle

Manuchandran Gopalakrishna Pillai, who hails from Kerala, took home a BMW 750Li xDrive M Sport after his number popped up in the Dubai Duty Free’s ‘finest surprise’ draw held at the Dubai International Airport last week. The model costs around Rs 1.62 crore in India. A senior engineer with an air condition company in Sharjah, …

Laugh-A-Ton finale in Dubai

He came, he joked and he conquered the hearts of comedy lovers in Dubai with his standout light-hearted gags. So engaging and impactful was Abish Mathew’s hour-long act that before you could catch your breath (considering the barrage of non-stop jokes), he had left the stage leaving the nearly full house at DUCTAC in high …

Dubai Municipality clarifies on withdrawal of Sadia chicken

In response to a report circulating regarding the withdrawal of Sadia chicken by the Union Cooperative Society, Dubai Municipality has clarified that it is only an internal procedure of Union Coop and has nothing to do with health requirements. Iman Al Bastaki, Director of Food Safety Department at Dubai Municipality, pointed out that there is …

$1m jackpot leaves former teacher wonderstruck

A former Dubai teacher can’t believe that her “most favourite place on earth” has made her richer by $1 million five years after she relocated back to her hometown in India. Shanthi Achuthan Kutty, 55, received the news of winning the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire Promotion draw on Tuesday. Speaking to Gulf News over …