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Drunk youth assault cops after starting brawl on UAE beach

  A young Asian man has appeared in court for assaulting policemen while resisting arrest, following a brawl on the Ras Al Khaimah beach. Besides police assault, he is also facing charges of insulting authorities in public and consuming alcohol. ...

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Pakistan’s Senate chairman cancels UAE visit as PM Modi honoured by Gulf nation

Islamabad: Pakistan’s Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani on Sunday cancelled his official trip to the UAE, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi was honoured with the Gulf nation’s highest civilian award during his visit to the country, according to a ...

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UAE to confer PM Modi with highest civilian award as Pak musters Islamic nations’ support on Kashmir

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be conferred with the highest civilian award by the United Arab Emirates as his visit to the Islamic nation draws to a close on Saturday. PM Modi reached Abu Dhabi, UAE on Friday ...

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UAE will be first Middle East country to issue RuPay card

Abu Dhabi: The UAE will be the first country in the Middle East to witness the launch of the RuPay card, “an Indian indigenous equivalent of Mastercard or Visa”, during the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi this weekend. ...

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Special flights from UAE to Kerala during Onam

On the occasion of Kerala’s harvest festival Onam, Indian low-cost airline Air India Express has announced the launch of additional flights to Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi in Kerala from Abu Dhabi. Flights IX450 will fly from Abu Dhabi on September 6 ...

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Fake goods worth Dh17m seized in UAE farm raid, 10 arrested

Ten Asians have been arrested in a police raid on a Sharjah farm, where Dh17.10 million worth of counterfeit products were found, authorities have said in an Instagram post. The Sharjah Police said the operation was carried out after they ...

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PM to visit UAE, Bahrain from 23 Aug in bid to boost ties

New Delhi: Prime minister Narendra Modi will visit the Gulf nations of United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on 23-25 August, India’s foreign ministry said on Sunday, as New Delhi strives to sustain the tempo of bilateral relations with the economically ...

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Woman comments on colleague’s Facebook photo in UAE, lands in court

An Asian executive has landed in a court in Fujairah on charges of swearing at a colleague of the same nationality on Facebook. As per court records, the case unfolded when the defendant defamed the complainant by typing an improper ...

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UAE school supervisor forces pupil to walk barefoot, fined Dh10,000

A school supervisor in Sharjah has been ordered to pay a fine of Dh10,000 for forcing a 15-year-old student to walk barefoot under the mid-day sun as ‘punishment’. The Sharjah Federal Court found the defendant guilty of posing grave risk ...

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School in UAE admits students who can’t afford fees

A new private Pakistani school in Sharjah is opening their doors to students who cannot afford tuition fees or have been out of school for several years due to lack of funds. The institution said they could provide their families ...

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UAE shuts down pizza place after insects found

The Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADFCA) has decided to shut down a food establishment at Al Raha beach at Al Muneera, Abu Dhabi. According to an Emarat Al Youm report, Thamer Rashid Al Qasimi, official spokesman of ...

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UAE court orders school to pay dues of disabled US army veteran

The Ministry of Justice has ordered a Sharjah-based school to pay Dh47,600 to a disabled US Army veteran, who worked there as an administrative officer and did not receive his end-of-service benefits after termination. The court decision was issued on ...

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UAE-India talks held to fight human trafficking

Abu Dhabi: The UAE and India this week held bilateral talks on enhancing cooperation to prevent human trafficking, especially the trafficking of women and children between the two countries. Some Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) to address issues of human trafficking ...

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UAE condemns terrorist attack in Cairo that killed 20

The UAE has condemned the terrorist attack that took place on Monday in Cairo, outside the National Cancer Institute in Manyal, leaving at least 20 dead and many injured. In a statement issued on Monday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

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