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Raza stands tall among bowlers in ICC Intercontinental Cup

September 20, 2017 8:41 am0 comments
Raza stands tall among bowlers in ICC Intercontinental Cup

Mufti’s century and tight bowling sink Namibia at home Dubai, Sep 20 – UAE’s left-arm spinner Ahmad Raza became the leading wicket-taker in International Cricket Council (ICC) Intercontinental Cup tournament following his six-wicket spell that ensured the UAE a 34-run victory over Namibia at Wanderers Ground in Windhoek, Namibia. Raza overtook […]

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Iran smuggling increasingly potent weapons into Yemen: US

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Iran smuggling increasingly potent weapons into Yemen: US

US has frequently accused Tehran of violating sanctions which bans them from exporting arms New York, Sep 20 – The top US admiral in the Middle East said on Monday that Iran continues to smuggle illicit weapons and technology into Yemen, stoking the civil strife there and enabling Iranian-backed rebels to […]

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Emirates re-routes long haul flight after fuel crisis in New Zealand

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Emirates re-routes long haul flight after fuel crisis in New Zealand

Emirates among airlines affected by fuel supply shortage in New Zealand airport Dubai, Sep 20 – Emirates has had to change its ultra-long-haul flight from New Zealand to Dubai following a fuel shortage that has impacted a number of airlines flying to and from Auckland Airport. In a statement on Tuesday, the […]

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Qatar pours more billions into local banks

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Qatar pours more billions into local banks

Move part of attempts to offset foreign withdrawals as crisis drags on Dubai, Sep 20 – Qatari authorities stepped up their support of domestic banks for the third month in a row in August in an attempt to offset foreign withdrawals as the showdown between the Gulf emirate and a Saudi-led […]

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UAE to introduce world-class air traffic system in 2020

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UAE to introduce world-class air traffic system in 2020

The Civil Aviation Authority has inked a deal with Spanish Indra Sistemas Dubai, Sep 20 – The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) and Spanish company Indra Sistemas (Indra) have signed a contract to develop a new air traffic management system for the Shaikh Zayed Air Navigation Centre, the UAE’s aviation body […]

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India pull off exciting win over UAE but bow to England

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India pull off exciting win over UAE but bow to England

Hosts score emphatic win over Singapore as Australia extend winning run Dubai, Sep 20 – India pulled off an exciting 13-run win over a spirited UAE team in front of a packed and vociferous crowd in the World Indoor Cricket Federation World Cup at the Insportz on Monday night. However, India […]

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Peter Andre to croon for Dubai brunchers

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Peter Andre to croon for Dubai brunchers

The singer will perform on October 27 at Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre Sep 20 – The institution of the Dubai Friday brunch just got another round of celebrity backing to liven things up a bit, with a generous serving of UK reality TV star and ‘90s pop icon, […]

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Avril Lavigne is most dangerous celebrity online

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Avril Lavigne is most dangerous celebrity online

Searches for the singer are most likely to land users on websites that carry viruses or malware One-time pop-punk princess Avril Lavigne has beaten superstar Beyonce at something, but she may not be totally happy with her victory — she’s been named the most dangerous celebrity on the internet. Cybersecurity […]

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World of Fashion returns to Mall of the Emirates

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World of Fashion returns to Mall of the Emirates

The mall’s signature fashion event will feature a pop-up installation called House of Bazaar Sep 20 – Mall of the Emirates is bringing back its annual World of Fashion event from October 10 to 14. The mall’s signature fashion event will feature a pop-up installation called House of Bazaar curated by Harper’s […]

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Bahrain’s business opportunities highlighted

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Bahrain’s business opportunities highlighted

Paris, Sep 20 – The Embassy of Bahrain has today held a seminar entitled “Tourism: New Business Opportunities in Bahrain”. The symposium, coordinated with the Arab-French Chamber of Commerce, was attended by a number of stakeholders in the tourism sector in addition to the heads of companies and economists and Arab […]

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