Dozens to face trial by UAE court for terrorism offences

Dozens to face trial by UAE court for terrorism offences

Dozens of alleged members of a terror group are to face trial in the UAE’s Federal Supreme Court, the Attorney General has announced. Forty-one suspects have been referred for prosecution, state news agency WAM reported. A statement said the group, comprised of various nationalities, including some Emiratis, “brainwashed many young grou...

Landlords are pricing expats out of the UAE with high rents

Landlords are pricing expats out of the UAE with high rents

I’ve read over the last two years countless statements from expats living here in the UAE struggling to find affordable accommodation. With the anticipated Expo 2020 on the horizon for us all, i... »

The Lexus RC F that has joined the Dubai Police super fleet of patrol cars

Hats off to Dubai Police, we treat us all the same

I can say Dubai Police is the best always. A few months back I lost my motorcycle and called police for help and they responded in very nice way. The way they showed interest to find my motorcycle eve... »

Reader fuels debate on petrol price regulation

Reader fuels debate on petrol price regulation

I read your article on the rise in fuel prices with great interest. I do however see a major flaw in the estimated impact on people’s pockets. We have already seen significant rent rises in Dubai, dri... »

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Around the world in pictures

England's James Anderson celebrates taking the wicket of Mitch Marsh

PICTURES: England vs Australia 3rd Ashes Test at Edgbaston

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Photos: Kids having fun at Wire World Park in Dubai

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Video: Emirati authors discuss importance of reading

Emirati women more keen than men on career in finance

Emirati women more keen than men on career in finance

Emirati women are more likely than their male counterparts to consider a position in banking and finance (29 per cent compared to 11 per cent) according to a survey on Emiratisation by Oxford Strategic Consulting. It also found men were more likely to work in defence and security (52 per cent as opposed to 18 per cent for women). Oxford said the fi...

Dr Dre to release first album in 15 years

Dr Dre to release first album in 15 years

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a dad

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a dad

Supermodel Cara Delevingne hits Hollywood

Supermodel Cara Delevingne hits Hollywood

Dr Dre to release first album in 15 years

Dr Dre to release first album in 15 years

  Hip hop super-producer Dr Dre says the wait is finally over – he’s going to release his first album in 15 years. Dre said on his radio show, Dr Dre’s The Pharmacy, that ‘... »

Things to do: International Friendship Day, cycling and networking

Things to do: International Friendship Day, cycling and networking

Happy Friendship Day Today is International Friendship Day; celebrate it at Monte Carlo Stars Restaurant. Enjoy their 3 + 1 lunch special from 12.30pm to 4.30pm. Or for dinner, order a main course and... »

Iraqi heavy metal band Acrassicauda on an epic journey

Iraqi heavy metal band Acrassicauda on an epic journey

The name of the album is ‘Gilgamesh’, the ancient Mesopotamian king with superhuman strength and courage who undertakes a perilous quest to discover the secret of eternal life. The epic ta... »

Rafael Nadal to make IPTL debut for Indian Aces

Rafael Nadal to make IPTL debut for Indian Aces

Former world no. 1 Rafael Nadal will make his debut in the second season of the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) as the marquee player of defending champions Indian Aces. The IPTL will this year feature five teams – Japan Warriors, Indian Aces, UAE Royals, Philippine Mavericks and the Singapore Slammers – and season two wi...