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Indo-Canadian man hits $1 mn jackpot in Dubai

Dubai: A Canadian national of Indian origin won a jackpot of $1 million in Dubai Duty-Free (DDF) Millennium Millionaire raffle on Tuesday. Mukhtar M., who is based in Dubai and works as a real estate broker, said he was surprised upon receiving “the call of a lifetime” from a Dubai[Read More…]

Chinese couple steal diamond in Dubai, held in India

Dubai: A Chinese couple who stole a diamond worth 300,000 dirhams (about $81,000) from a shop here and then fled the UAE were arrested within 20 hours from an Indian airport, authorities said. The 3.27-carat diamond was recovered in India after it was smuggled out of the United Arab Emirates[Read More…]

9-year-old Indian origin girl in Dubai wins $1 Million jackpot

Indian expat wins $1 million jackpot in Dubai

Dubai: A 45-year-old Indian expat won a jackpot of $1 million (3.6 million dirhams) in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw raffle on Tuesday. Sourav Dey, who has been living in Dubai from last six years, works as a department head for an insurance company here. He bagged the[Read More…]

Air India plane survives disaster after hitting wall

Air India plane survives disaster after hitting wall

Trichy/Mumbai: Passengers and crew on board an Air India Express flight from Tiruchirappalli in Tamil Nadu to Dubai escaped a disaster early on Friday when the aircraft’s wheels hit the airport’s outer wall while taking off. Although parts of the Boeing B737-800’s undercarriage were damaged, the pilots, unaware of the[Read More…]

South Africa fined for slow over-rate in 4th ODI

South Africa fined for slow over-rate in 4th ODI

Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday fined the South African cricket team for maintaining a slow over-rate in the fourth One-Day International (ODI) against India here on Saturday. The hosts won the rain-curtailed tie by five wickets against India to keep the six-match ODI series alive at 1-3. ICC[Read More…]

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