Press Esc to close
Thursday 03 September 2015
News updated at 9:57 AM IST
Weather
Max: 33°C
Min : 22°C
In Bengaluru
Rain lightly

Indian university lecturer arrested in UAE

Dubai, May 20, 2013 (IANS)

An Indian university lecturer who had come to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on a short visit has been arrested by police here for blogging against a Dubai-based university.

Though a report in the Gulf Times did not name either the lecturer or the university in India he works in, it said that he had finished his term in the private university at Dubai's Academic City a year ago, but his contract was terminated without any reason.

A Dubai court later ruled in his favour and he got his end-of-service benefits.
After returning to India, he started blogging against the university and revealed the reason why his contract was terminated.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Bandh supporters blocked railway track at Sodepur Station in North 24 Pargana...

Bandh supporters blocked railway track at Sodepur Station in North 24 Pargana...

Kashmiri women carry grass as they walk through the fields on the outskirts of Srinagar...

Kashmiri women carry grass as they walk through the fields on the outskirts of Srinagar...

Social activist Nafisa Ali showing her support to Ex-servicemen...

Social activist Nafisa Ali showing her support to Ex-servicemen...

Students from Manipur shout slogans during protest against recent violence in Manipur...

Students from Manipur shout slogans during protest against recent violence in Manipur...

School children dress up as lord Krishna during a fancy dress competition...

School children dress up as lord Krishna during a fancy dress competition...

Launch of Land Rover Discovery Sport in Mumbai...

Launch of Land Rover Discovery Sport in Mumbai...

Launch of the World's slimmest tablet 'Galaxy Tab S2' ...

Launch of the World's slimmest tablet 'Galaxy Tab S2' ...

People ride a boat across flood waters in Kaziranga National Park on Wednesday...

People ride a boat across flood waters in Kaziranga National Park on Wednesday...

All India Bandh for various demands  in Bengaluru on Wednesday...

All India Bandh for various demands in Bengaluru on Wednesday...

Kannada Chaluvali Vatal Party President Vatal Nagaraj staging protest...

Kannada Chaluvali Vatal Party President Vatal Nagaraj staging protest...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523