Coronavirus Pandemic

Abu Dhabi Covid-19 scanners for entry: How they work

The technology is an addition to existing safety measures. Abu Dhabi has introduced state-of-the-art scanners to detect possible Covid-19 positive cases. Videos on social media show officers scanning residents seated in their cars with a mobile device. In the pilot phase,...

UAE trials Sinopharm vaccines for children as young as 3-year-old

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has begun a Sinopharm immune bridge study for children aged 3-17. It will monitor the immune response to the vaccine in 900 children aged 3-17, of different nationalities and with parental consent. This follows...

UAE’s Indian expats spend a sombre Eid as COVID-19 rages back home

Loss of life, undue suffering of loved ones in India leave expats in no mood to celebrate Dubai: As India reels under the second wave of COVID-19 which has claimed thousands of lives, several Indian expats in the UAE are...

COVID-19: UAE extends suspension for travellers from India

The end date for the suspension has not been announced Abu Dhabi: The General Authority of Civil Aviation and the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority announced on Tuesday that the suspension of entry for travellers from India would...

Over 346,000 virus cases: India’s hospitals in panic mode as more patients die due to lack of oxygen

India's daily coronavirus death toll passed a new record Saturday as the government battled to get oxygen supplies to hospitals overwhelmed by the hundreds of thousands of new daily cases. Queues of Covid-19 patients and their fearful relatives are building...

Coronavirus: UAE reports 1,973 Covid-19 cases, 1,744 recoveries, 2 deaths

The new cases were detected through 202,068 additional tests. The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention on Friday reported 1973 cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus, along with 1744 recoveries and 2 deaths. The new cases were detected through 202,068 additional tests. The...

Bodies piling up at crematoriums: Record death toll may hide extent of India’s COVID-19 crisis

Bodies piling up at crematoriums mean real death toll may be significantly higher New Delhi: Bodies piling up at crematoriums and burial grounds across India are sparking concerns that the death toll from a ferocious new COVID-19 wave may be...

Covid in India: 6 countries that have imposed travel bans, restrictions

World leaders have also postponed their visits to the country. With India buckling under a deadly second wave of the coronavirus crisis and hospitals in the country running out of beds and oxygen supplies, countries across the world have announced...

UAE: 1,903 new cases of Corona registered, instructions given to be careful, take care of children

1,903 new cases were registered The UAE Health Ministry said that 1,903 new cases of corona have been registered on Tuesday. 1,854 corona patients have recovered and 3 patients have died. The ministry has appealed to all people to follow...

COVID-19 In UAE: Can my 10-day quarantine be deducted from annual leave?

COVID-19: What are the rules when it comes to calculating quarantine Dubai: If you are returning from an international trip while on annual leave, will the subsequent quarantine be considered as part of your annual leave? This was the question...

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India-UAE flights: These airports have rapid Covid testing facilities

The test is one of the requirements for stranded UAE residents who have recently been allowed to return. Undergoing a...

AED TO PKR: Today 1 UAE Dirham To PKR (Pakistan Rupee), 04 August 2021

KARACHI: The buying rate of the (AED TO PKR) was Rs 44.69 while its selling rate was Rs 44.26 in Pakistan’s currency market on Wednesday, 04...

USD TO PKR: Dollar Rate In Pakistan today On 04 August 2021

Today USD to PKR (Dollar Price in Pakistan Rupee) exchange rate given below. All Currency prices are updated every hour to offer you the...

Latest Gold Rate in Qatar in Qatari Riyal, 04 August 2021

Wednesday: Today Gold Rate in Qatar Today Per tola is QAR 2,601.03 while 24k Per 10 Gram gold price is QAR 2,230.00. Usually people...

Latest Gold Rate in Dubai (UAE) in Dirham, 04 August 2021

Wednesday: Today Gold Rate in Dubai (UAE) Today Per tola is AED 2,560.20 while 24k Per 10 Gram gold price is AED 2,195.00. Usually...