May 19, 2016 12:14 PM IST
The iconic 'monument of love' is ranked number 5 in the global list of the recently released TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Landmarks Awards, which put Machu Picchu in Peru and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center in Abu Dhabi as the top two destinations for travellers.
- Aug 17, 2015 03:46 PM IST
"Prime Minister should have maintained dignity of the high office he holds. There is no problem if he targets previous governments when he is in the country. But he should have refrained from doing so on foreign soil", party spokesman Meem Afzal said.
- Aug 17, 2015 02:44 PM IST
The authorities briefed the Prime Minister about various aspects of the zero-carbon smart city, situated around 17 kilometres South-East of Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital. "Science is life," Modi digitally wrote in visitors' book at Masdar city.
- Aug 17, 2015 09:51 AM IST
Modi‘s two-day visit to the United Arab Emirates coincides with international calls to improve workers‘ conditions in Gulf countries, which rely on Asian labor for mega projects such as the World Expo 2020 in Dubai and the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar.
- Aug 17, 2015 08:17 AM IST
Given that late Indira Gandhi was the last Prime Minister to visit UAE in 1981, Modi's visit is seen as an opportunity to boost India-UAE ties in key areas of trade and security.