Kuwaiti Emir’s sister dies

August 14, 2018 8:12 am0 comments
Kuwaiti Emir’s sister dies

Shaikha Fariha is an iconic figure at home and abroad 14-08-2018,Tuesday,Manama: Shaikha Fariha Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, the sister of Kuwait’s Emir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad, has passed away. Reports in Kuwait said that Shaikha Fariha died in Egypt late on Sunday and several public figures posted their […]

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JLT station to be renamed DMCC from September 1

August 13, 2018 8:34 am0 comments
JLT station to be renamed DMCC from September 1

JLT station latest among the metro stations named after corporate sponsors 13-08-2018,Monday-Dubai: Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT) station on the Red Line of Dubai Metro has been renamed Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) metro station. The new name will officially come into effect from September 1, a Roads and Transport Authority […]

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Riyadh decries UN inaction over Yemen arms

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Massive demining under way off Yemen North Coast 13-08-2018,Monday,Cairo: Saudi Arabia, which is leading an Arab coalition in Yemen against Al Houthis, has criticised the UN inaction against arms smuggling to the Iran-allied militants, the official Saudi news agency reported Sunday. The criticism was voiced in a message sent to […]

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After five decades, historic Bahrain cafe faces closure

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After five decades, historic Bahrain cafe faces closure

Bahrainis have started a campaign aimed a protecting historic places in the Suq from closure 13-08-2018,Monday-Manama: When word started to spread seven months ago that Abdul Qadir Café, nestled in the old Suq of the Bahraini capital Manama, was to close down, few people believed it would really happen. The […]

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20km buffer in Abu Dhabi scrapped

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20km buffer in Abu Dhabi scrapped

Radars, which have been reset, will catch vehicles exceeding designated speed limits in Abu Dhabi 13-08-2018,Monday-Abu Dhabi: Motorists in Abu Dhabi will now pay a reduced fine of Dh300 — down from Dh600 — if caught driving above designated speed limits. The decision to remove the buffer was largely welcomed […]

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One dead, 11 wounded as Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile

August 10, 2018 8:55 am0 comments

Wednesday’s attack brings the tally to 165 rebel missiles launched since 2015, according to the coalition 10-08-2018,Friday,Riyadh: Saudi Arabia shot down a missile fired by Yemen’s Al Houthi rebels on Wednesday, with debris killing a Yemeni man and wounding 11 others, a Riyadh-led coalition fighting the insurgents said. The ballistic missile […]

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