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updated Wed. May 24, 2017

Residents are now willing to endure a longer commute for the sake of affordability.
The gin maker partnered with more than 40 bars across Dubai including Bridgewater Tavern, Siddhartha, Tribeca, Novikov, the Maine Oyster Bar and Grill and Iris, to facilitate this unusual transaction.
Several months after his split from Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill's been seen stepping out with a new girl while visiting Dubai. In a photo uploaded by the woman he's ...
With 142 speciality clinics the expansion will meet the growing demand for its medical services.
Dubai: Dubai police will place posters and signboards at construction sites and workers' camps to educate them about their rights and who to contact in case of disputes.
Dubai: An Indian expatriate won $1 million (around Dh367,000) in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire promotion on Tuesday, Dubai Duty Free (DDF) ...
Dubai is set to nearly double its capacity of private schools over the next 10 years. With 120 new campuses expected to open by 2027, it will see student ...
The campus, in Dubai International Academic City (DIAC), will be mainly aimed at students in the Middle East, as well as South-East Asia, although anyone, from any part of the world, will be able to apply.
On Wednesday, May 24, Dubai will launch a new police robot that marks the first phase of the integration of robots into the police force.
Siemens has completed extensive service operations on the gas turbines at Jebel Ali K-station in a record time of only 29 working days, a notable accomplishment for a project of this scale.
Dubai: A Dubai-based Indian billionaire will donate a total of $130,790 a year to fund the return tickets of expatriate prisoners who have been released from jails in the UAE.
Ramadan is not likely to lower the number of investor enquiries in Dubai's real estate market, a Dubai-based property listing site has claimed.
Dubai: Dubai police have recorded 37 deaths in traffic accidents in the first four months this year, compared to 53 deaths last year, an officer said on Monday.
There's a common misconception that the city's mosques are the only ornate places of worship in Dubai (and Sharjah) - but that's just simply not true.
Dubai: Dubai police surprised five children when they were offered a tour of Dubai's top destinations in police supercars.
While a lot of the private developers were already offering deals where they absorb the four per cent registration charges to be paid to the Dubai Land Department in addition to generous post-handover payment plans, now they are going a step further ...
The Holy month of Ramdan is set to begin from May 27, 2017 and is expected to end on June 24, based on moon sighting reports. Eid Al Fitr is the Islamic holiday that marks the end of Ramadan.
The explosion occurred at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande on Monday, in what two US officials said was a suspected suicide bombing.
Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality said two solar and wind-powered smart poles have been installed on the beach that will automatically provide high density light and smart changing rooms that generate electricity using ...
Ambulance services will no longer be offered free of cost in the emirate as Dubai corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS) starts implementing a self-funding programme to cover basic operational costs.
One of the first cities to receive a 'robocop' is Dubai, where robot officers will soon begin patrolling the streets.
Sir David Eastwood, Birmingham's vice-chancellor, told Times Higher education that the offshoot will be situated within existing buildings at Dubai's International Academic City from 2018, when it will run a "limited range of programmes" including ...
An entire planeload of passengers on a Virgin Atlantic flight from Dubai to London Heathrow has been evacuated from the aircraft following a bomb threat.
The International Dwarf Fashion Show, a non-profit organisation that aims to "reverse the discriminatory diktats of beauty", brought seven women with dwarfism to Dubai this week for a show dedicated to raising awareness about the need for more ...
Arabtec Holding on Sunday said it has been awarded a $398 million (AED1.46bn) contract for construction of Wasl Tower, a mixed-use high-rise tower on ...
Come September, Dubai's private schooling sector will add 10 new schools to its already growing portfolio. (Rahul Gajjar). Come September, Dubai's private ...
Dubai economy has issued 5,646 commercial permits during the first quarter of 2017 as the emirate witnessed increased commercial activity, it said on Sunday.
What's On chats to Jeff and Chris Galvin, owners of Demoiselle by Galvin about their restaurant opening in Dubai. Fans of the British luxury department store Harrods will know the name Demoiselle by Galvin.
RTA had agreed with the ADCB on a plan for the payment of fines and seasonal parking fees through interest-free instalments over 3, 6, 9 or 12 months.
Dubai: Dubai's second-tier shopping malls had better watch out - they will be the ones facing the most intense pressure on occupancy and rentals when the next set of mega developments open within the next four years.
The exact day that Ramadan will start is always up in the air, as it depends on exact moon sightings. That said, we now have a pretty good idea of when it will be: Saturday May 27 is slated to be the first day of the Holy Month.
A housemaid was cleared on Monday of the charge of sexually abusing her sponsor's 2-year-old son. The Court of First Instance found the 32-year-old Ethiopian maid not guilty of inappropriately touching the little boy.
O ne of the biggest comedy stars to emerge over the past five years, Kevin Bridges, is due to return to Dubai in October. The Scottish comedian last came to town in 2014, when his show at the Dubai World Trade Centre sold out the 3,000-seat venue.
Dubai: Dubai Municipality declared open Dubai's first "night swimming beach" last night. For all those who miss swimming past sunset, Umm Suqeim 1 Beach, ...
His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, yesterday inaugurated the Enterprise Command and Control Centre (EC3), a unified platform that brings control of different modes of ...
The nearest bus station where frequency of buses is more is at Dubai silicon Oasis (DSO). Residents are forced to take a taxi to reach to the bus stop.
While 22k gold was priced at Dh142.50, 24k gold in Dubai can be bought at Dh151.75. Trump was hit on Friday by embarrassing leaks that a senior adviser was a "person of interest" in a probe of possible collusion with Russia during last year's election ...
Dubai: A Dubai-based Indian billionaire will be setting aside a financial aid every month to pay for the return tickets of expatriate prisoners who have been released.
Catering to expatriates, tourists and those who don't fast during the holy month, these restaurants in Dubai will be serving food for dine-in service during the day this Ramadan.
Swim from sunset to midnight at Umm Suqeim 1 Beach.
Brigadier-General Khalid Nasser Al Razzouqi, Director-General of Smart Services with the Dubai police said: "The launch of the world's first operational Robocop is a significant milestone for the Emirate and a step towards realizing Dubai's vision to ...
A BRITISH property investor has claimed she was arrested in Dubai after cabin crew on her Emirates flight accused her of taking cocaine on the plane.
The actress looked straight out of a fairy tale in her powder blue floor-sweeping ballroom gown by Dubai-based Filipino fashion designer Michael Cinco.
The Trump Organization promised not to make any new foreign deals while Donald Trump was president. Its friends in the UAE don't seem to buy that.






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