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One more case in Pathanamthitta

60-year-old came from Deira in Dubai

dubai - The Hindu
10:33am PDT - April 6th, 2020

First COVID-19 patient discharged from hospital in DK

He had arrived at Mangaluru International Airport from Dubai on March 19

dubai - The Hindu
3:40am PDT - April 6th, 2020

Five Dubai returnees among 11 new cases

Three persons returned from Tablighi meet

dubai - The Hindu
9:17am PDT - April 4th, 2020

Rouhani: U.S. has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Iran's president said on Wednesday the United States had missed a historic opportunity to lift sanctions on his country during the coronavirus outbreak, though he said the penalties had not hampered Tehran's fight against the infection.

dubai - Reuters
12:27am PDT - April 1st, 2020

Dubai Expo 2020 recommends postponing for a year amid virus

Director general for Dubai Expo 2020 supports proposal to explore a one-year postponement for six-month-long event.

dubai - Al Jazeera English
10:06am PDT - March 30th, 2020

Coronavirus: Man on Bengaluru-Mangaluru bus tests positive, passengers asked to undergo home quarantine

He arrived at Bengaluru International Airport from Dubai on March 21 and tested positive on March 27

dubai - The Hindu
11:00pm PDT - March 28th, 2020

Dubai Announces Economic Incentive Package for its Free Zones

Dubai announced an economic incentive package for its free zones on Saturday in the light of “exceptional circumstances” related to the coronavirus pandemic.

dubai - Bloomberg
8:53am PDT - March 28th, 2020

Indians stranded at Dubai airport plead for help

‘They are left in open space without any protective gear’

dubai - The Hindu
10:48am PDT - March 27th, 2020

IATA urges G20 to support airline industry

The International Air Transport Association on Thursday urged the group of the 20 major economies to act quickly to prevent irrecoverable damage to the airline industry that has been shaken by the coronavirus crisis.

dubai - Reuters
8:17am PDT - March 26th, 2020

G20 leaders say confident 'we will overcome this' together

G20 leaders said on Thursday they were ready to strengthen global financial safety nets, called for more private sector coordination and said "we will overcome this" together.

dubai - Reuters
8:14am PDT - March 26th, 2020

G20 leaders commit to united front against pandemic

G20 leaders said during on Thursday they were committed to presenting a united front against the coronavirus pandemic, calling it their "absolute priority" to tackle its health, social and economic impacts.

dubai - Reuters
8:07am PDT - March 26th, 2020

Tehran says former FBI agent Levinson left Iran years ago

Tehran said on Thursday that a former FBI agent who disappeared in Iran in March 2007 had left the country years ago despite his family saying he had died in Iranian custody.

dubai - Reuters
4:36am PDT - March 26th, 2020

Iran has no knowledge of former FBI agent's whereabouts: official tweets

Iran has no knowledge about the whereabouts of a former FBI agent who disappeared in March 2007 in the Islamic Republic, a spokesman for the Iranian mission at the United Nations tweeted on Thursday, after Robert Levinson's family said he had died in Iranian …

dubai - Reuters
1:54am PDT - March 26th, 2020

Two new COVID-19 cases in Palakkad

Both had returned from Dubai and were in home quarantine

dubai - The Hindu
10:37am PDT - March 25th, 2020

SEC Gets Win in Test of Authority to Regulate Cryptocurrency Sales

Telegram Group barred from distributing its digital coins while litigation with the agency plays out

dubai - The Wall Street Journal
8:17pm PDT - March 24th, 2020

Iran Leader Refuses U.S. Help to Fight COVID-19, Citing Conspiracy Theory

Iran's supreme leader refused U.S. assistance to fight the coronavirus, citing a conspiracy theory that the virus could be made by America.

dubai - Time
6:40am PDT - March 22nd, 2020

Coronavirus | Four test positive in Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur

“Three persons who returned from Dubai and one from Germany have tested positive. They have been shifted to the medical college.”

dubai - The Hindu
2:58pm PDT - March 20th, 2020

WHO message to youth on coronavirus: 'You are not invincible'

Coronavirus can sicken or kill young people as well and they must also avoid mingling and spreading it to older and more vulnerable people, the World Health Organization said on Friday.

dubai - Reuters
12:27pm PDT - March 20th, 2020

U.S. to Iran: Coronavirus won't save you from sanctions

The United States sent Iran a blunt message this week: the spread of the coronavirus will not save it from U.S. sanctions that are choking off its oil revenues and isolating its economy.

dubai - Reuters
2:25am PDT - March 20th, 2020

Mideast, Africa airlines in crisis as coronavirus stifles demand: IATA

Middle East and African airlines are in crisis with hundreds of thousands of jobs at risk from the coronavirus outbreak, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday, calling for state intervention.

dubai - Reuters
8:04am PDT - March 19th, 2020

Coronavirus: Kochi man undergoing home quarantine attempts suicide

The 47-year-old had gone to Dubai to find a job but could not and this coupled with isolation could have been the trigger, according to police

dubai - The Hindu
2:24am PDT - March 19th, 2020

'Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East' Full Show (03/19/2020)

"Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East" live from Dubai, connects Asian markets to the European opens. The show focuses on global macro issues with a Middle Eastern context. (Source: Bloomberg)

dubai - Bloomberg
2:13am PDT - March 19th, 2020

Flooded toilets, dirty sheets: South Asia quarantine centers worry experts

When Mrinal Sabharwal and his wife landed in New Delhi with hundreds of other passengers from Barcelona on Monday, they expected clean coronavirus quarantine facilities.

dubai - Reuters
7:00am PDT - March 18th, 2020

Virtual reality scales back its real world presence

While few things may me feel more like social distancing than suiting up in a haptic feedback suit and strapping a computer to your face, location-based virtual reality startups have begun closing up shop alongside a host of other entertainment businesses. Th…

dubai - TechCrunch
4:18pm PDT - March 17th, 2020

Coronavirus | Mumbai man becomes third person in India to die of COVID-19, number of cases climbs to 140

The Mumbai patient with a travel history to Dubai is the first COVID-19 death in Maharashtra, which has the most number of coronavirus cases at 39, officials said.

dubai - The Hindu
7:17am PDT - March 17th, 2020