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Weekend weather alert issued as Al Ain and Abu Dhabi brace for storm

December 15, 2017 8:41 am0 comments
Weekend weather alert issued as Al Ain and Abu Dhabi brace for storm

December -15: Dubai: Various areas across the UAE are expected to receive a strong storm this weekend, and the emirate of Abu Dhabi is making sure it is well-equipped to handle the pressure. Expected weather conditions from Thursday 14 until Monday 18 December 2017, issued by NCMS Thursday: Partly cloudy, […]

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Man stabs colleague to death in Dubai after heated argument

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Man stabs colleague to death in Dubai after heated argument

The suspect was seen by other workers running on the first floor of the accommodation with his clothes covered in blood December -15,Dubai: A worker was arrested for allegedly stabbing his countryman to death with a knife at their labour camp in Al Quoz last week, police said on Thursday. […]

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4 children dead as train slices bus in two in France

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4 children dead as train slices bus in two in France

Horror crash happens at level crossing in south of country, with further 19 people injured December -15: Millas, France: At least four children were killed and 19 people injured, seven seriously, on Thursday when a train crashed into a school bus at a level crossing in southern France. The bus, […]

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Alibaba Cloud to open its second data centre in Dubai next year

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Alibaba Cloud to open its second data centre in Dubai next year

Company’s long-term goal is to establish cloud computing as digital foundation for new global economy December -15: Dubai: Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, is set to open its second data centre in Dubai next year, a top company official said. The company opened […]

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Jebel Ali feature full of possibilities

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Jebel Ali feature full of possibilities

Ex-Godolphin colt Final Reckoning makes much-anticipated debut for Selvaratnam December -15: Dubai: Thirteen horses will line up for today’s feature race at Jebel Ali Racecourse, the seven-furlong Shadwell Farm Handicap, but an attempt to shorten down the field to three or four with real chances, came to nought. Champion trainer […]

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Al Jazira camp sees enough positives in semis show

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Al Jazira camp sees enough positives in semis show

Mabkhout now wants team to turn focus to third place play-off December -15: Abu Dhabi: For an astounding 53 minutes, Al Jazira kept the reigning Spanish and European champions Real Madrid under check and even lead by a first half goal by Brazilian Romarinho in the Fifa Club World Cup […]

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Palestinian film ‘Wajib’ takes top Muhr prize at Diff

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Palestinian film ‘Wajib’ takes top Muhr prize at Diff

The film won Best Feature with lead stars Mohammad Bakri and Saleh Bakri jointly winning the Best Actor award December -15: Dubai: Palestinian road film Wajib swept the Muhr Awards at the 14th Dubai International Film Festival (Diff) on Wednesday, winning the top Dh200,000 prize for Best Feature and splitting the jury […]

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Shahid Kapoor is ‘sexiest Asian man’ in UK poll

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Shahid Kapoor is ‘sexiest Asian man’ in UK poll

Former One Direction star, Zayn Malik, has been toppled from his No 1 spot, which he won two years in a row December -15: Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has been named the ‘Sexiest Asian Man’ in a poll, dethroning singer Zayn Malik who won the title for the past two […]

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‘Opiophobia’ has left Africa in agony

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‘Opiophobia’ has left Africa in agony

Palliative care experts wonder how they can help the 25m people who die in pain each year in poor and middle-income countries, and do so without risking an American-style overdose epidemic December -15: Pain is only the latest woe in John Bizimungu’s life. Rwandan by birth, he has lived in […]

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‘Swan Lake’ comes to Dubai Opera

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‘Swan Lake’ comes to Dubai Opera

Romantic ballet to be staged from October 24 to 27, 2018 December -15: There’s something hypnotic about tragedy. Mixed with love, dance and drama, a tale can be riveting while tearing your heart to shreds. Be prepared when you go for Swan Lake, at Dubai Opera, next year, for the story […]

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