Dubi court jails one-legged man for hashish in sock

Dubi court jails one-legged man for hashish in sock

A man has been jailed for four years for hiding 0.07 grams of marijuana inside a sock he was waering on his false leg. Dubai Court of First Instance was told that the 24-year-old Bangladeshi driver was caught last September. The Anti-Narcotics Department at Dubai Police received information that a group of workers were in possession of drugs. Polic...

Disturbed by noise

‘Landlords need to set down the rules to ensure flatmates get on’

This is with reference to the letter ‘How can I get my noisy flatmates to quieten down at night‘. Apparently, it is too much to ask the inconsiderate, ignorant people to start behaving the... »

business class

‘Dear honeymooner, if upgrade was so important why didn’t you pay for it?’

Dear disgruntled honeymooner (‘Honeymooner feeling flat at lack of fizz from airline’) you must remember there are two higher tiers than Silver with Emirates – Gold and Platinum memb... »

Honeymooner feeling flat at lack of fizz from airline

Honeymooner feeling flat at lack of fizz from airline

Having travelled back from our wedding in the UK, landing at 12:15am into Dubai, we are flying at 9:40am on honeymoon to Bangkok. All our flights were booked with Emirates Airline. I’m a silver member... »

Dubai Metro tunnel

Photos of Dubai by reader Sam Al-Azzawi

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner confirm split

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner confirm split

Terminator Genisys Red Carpet

Stars on the red carpet at Terminator Genisys premiere

Quasi Modo at Ugliest Dog Contest

Pictures of World’s Ugliest Dog competition

Emaar CEO sets up real estate educational institute

Emaar CEO sets up real estate educational institute

Mohamed Alabbar, founder and chairman of Emaar Properties PJSC, has unveiled plans for the region’s first not-for-profit ‘real estate’ educational institute – intended to provide top training for developing a talented pool of senior managers and professionals in the sector. The centre of excellence, fully funded by Alabbar, whose firm was the devel...

Paris-Hilton

Paris Hilton may sue TV show over plane crash prank

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner confirm split

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner confirm split

Megan Ellison with Emilia Clarke

Emilia Clarke injured while ‘break dancing’ with Arnold Schwarzenegger

Things to do today: night market, yoga and charity suhoor

Things to do today: night market, yoga and charity suhoor

Culture couture Be in awe of a selection of gold-studded abayas and real pearl strings at the Diamond Channels Abaya Collection exhibition and bazaar. Indian fashion designer Manju Agarwal, who create... »

Madeliene Shaw

Right diet could be key to happy relationships

The right diet choices don’t just mean a healthier body. Nutritionist Madeleine Shaw says better food improves relationships too. The 25-year-old, a chef and author of ‘Get The Glow’, says: “One of th... »

Art

Downtown Dubai restaurant becomes canvas for art collective

The blank, white walls at La Serre bistro have come alive with illustrations thanks to an art pop-up concept. The French restaurant, located in Vida Downtown, became a canvas for Dubai art collective,... »

Sports tweets of the day - July 2

Top 10 sports tweets of the day

From Where’s Wally at Wimbledon to an F1 cricket cover drive… here’s the top 10 sports tweets of the day. Got the English willow out the other day. How's my cover drive @gilly381??? pic.twitter.com/jY980XM7BE — Daniel Ricciardo (@danielricciardo) July 2, 2015   It was a busy Day 1 of NBA Free Agency- http://t.co/15y...