Dubai is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates. On the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf, it is the capital of the Emirate of Dubai, one of the seven emirates that make up the country.
Pakistan is set to start a week-long repatriation flight programme from Saturday to bring back its nationals stranded overseas because of disruption of flights and tightening of travel restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Actor Sachiin J. Joshi, who is stranded in Dubai, is extending help by donating nutritious food boxes to policemen and municipal workers fighting COVID-19 outbreak in India.
Three persons, including a woman, were arrested here on Wednesday for spreading rumours on social media after a person tested positive for coronavirus.
Karnataka recorded nine new Covid-19 positive cases, raising the total to 110, an official said on Wednesday.
A patient from Bhubaneswar, who became the second person in Odisha to be tested positive for COVID-19 has recovered, the state Health and Family Welfare Department said on Wednesday.
A woman, with travel history to Dubai, has tested positive for COVID-19 in Gaya, taking the total tally to 24 in Bihar, said an official on Wednesday.
Australian Test captain Tim Paine has said that he would 'fully support' Steve Smith in regaining the captaincy.
Seven people, who were evacuated from Iran, have tested positive for coronavirus, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 83, said Rajasthan Additional Chief Secretary (Health) Rohit Kumar Singh on Tuesday.
With five new coronavirus cases reported on Monday in Chandigarh, the total such cases in the Union Territory rose to 13, doctors said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that people should not think of COVID-19 quarantine facilities as a prison and spoke with two survivors of the infection during his radio show 'Mann Ki Baat' to establish that it was curable.