Indian students in UAE launch petition after ‘tough’ maths exam

April 4, 2017 7:48 am0 comments
Indian students in UAE launch petition after ‘tough’ maths exam

Grade 10 students seek lenient evaluation of lengthy paper that had printing error and questions not from prescribed text books Dubai, Apr 04 – CBSE Grade 10 students in the UAE have launched an online petition after they found their maths board exam on Monday “extraordinarily lengthy, difficult and some […]

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Get ready for longer UAE school summer break

March 30, 2017 7:24 am0 comments
Get ready for longer UAE school summer break

There will be 13 extra days covering both Eid Al Fitr and Eid Al Adha Dubai, Mar 30 –  Families in the UAE are gearing up for a longer school summer break this year, with 13 extra days covering both Eid Al Fitr and Eid Al Adha. According to the […]

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Brexit could affect UAE students in UK, says former British diplomat

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Brexit could affect UAE students in UK, says former British diplomat

In an exclusive interview, Baroness Valerie Amos expresses her concerns Dubai, Mar 30 – Britain’s move to trigger Article 50 on Wednesday to exit the European Union by 2019 may impact more than 3,000 UAE university students who study in the UK, a former high-ranking British diplomat said. In an […]

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Students design RTA public transport chat app

March 29, 2017 7:31 am0 comments
Students design RTA public transport chat app

Prototype lets commuters chat, play mobile games, view routes and timings and get discounts Dubai, Mar 29 –  How can Dubai persuade people to ditch their cars and use public transport? One way, according to a winning university student project, is through a social networking app that lets them chat […]

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82-year-old memory master to coach UAE students

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82-year-old memory master to coach UAE students

Dr Francis Xavier, Indian pioneer of the memory movement, to hold seminars in Dubai and Sharjah Dubai, Mar 29 – Most people use only a fraction of their mental capacities. And even if one is born with a bad memory that interferes with utilising the full faculty of the brain, […]

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Mohammad launches Distinguished Students Programme

March 22, 2017 7:19 am0 comments
Mohammad launches Distinguished Students Programme

Vice-President attends Future Dialogue session and reviews programmes to implement Dubai Plan 2021 Dubai, Mar 22 –  His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, attended the Future Dialogue sessions on Dubai Plan 2021, organised by the General Secretariat […]

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