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Galle stadium brings good memories, Ashwin says

July 25, 2017 7:32 am0 comments
Galle stadium brings good memories, Ashwin says

Indian spin ace looks back as he readies to play 50th Test Galle,July 25- Ahead of playing his 50th Test cricket match here, Indian star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Monday recalled his 10-wicket haul against Sri Lanka in 2015 at Galle International Stadium here and said the venue brings good […]

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Lawyer says drug case against client was fabricated

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Lawyer says bag of drugs was planted by informant Dubai,July 25 – A lawyer argued in court on Monday that a sequence of events that happened in five minutes could ruin his client’s future and land him in prison for life after a drug case was fabricated against him. A […]

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Dubai conducts pioneering dental study of Emiratis

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Dubai conducts pioneering dental study of Emiratis

Findings show that Emirati teeth are very similar to those of other Caucasian populations Dubai,July 25 – A new study in the UAE has measured the teeth of several hundred Emiratis to boost the emirate’s level of orthodontic treatment. The study, which saw 521 dental casts taken from Emirati patients, […]

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80 ‘starving and dying’ cats rescued from Dubai’s old fish market

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80 ‘starving and dying’ cats rescued from Dubai’s old fish market

Dubai Municipality rescues the stray animals after animal lovers appeal for help Dubai,July 25 – Dubai Municipality on Monday said it rescued 80 street cats which, according to animal lovers, were dying, starving, thirsty and sick from the old fish market in Deira. The civic body said it sent three […]

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DubaiPay payment portal sees 15 per cent growth

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Payment portal handles Dh12 billion in transactions in one year Dubai,July 15 – DubaiPay, an online payment portal via smartphones, registered a 15 per cent increase collected over a one-year period from June 2016 to this June. Over the same period, the number of transactions carried out recorded a surge […]

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Filipinos in UAE: Mixed reaction to Duterte’s second SONA

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Philippine president orders more assistance for country’s overseas workers Dubai,July 25 – The second State of the Nation Address (SONA) by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday received mixed reaction from Filipinos in the UAE, as many said they were expecting their leader to talk about programmes for overseas Filipino […]

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Liwa Ajman Date Festival from August 2

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Three-day festival will showcase dates and other fruits like mangoes and guavas grown by emirate’s 60-odd farmers Dubai,July 25 – The three-day Liwa Ajman Date Festival is promising to offer visitors a peep into Emirati culture and heritage, while also providing an opportunity to local farmers to promote their produce. […]

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Mohammad Bin Rashid meets Mohammad Bin Zayed

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Mohammad Bin Rashid meets Mohammad Bin Zayed

Mohammad Bin Zayed receives delegation from UAE Space Agency Abu Dhabi,July 25 – His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and the Ruler of Dubai, met His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander […]

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Neymar to PSG? Barcelona’s denials don’t stop transfer talk

July 24, 2017 8:01 am0 comments
Neymar to PSG? Barcelona’s denials don’t stop transfer talk

Reports in Spain and France suggest that the world’s biggest ever transfer could be completed by the end of July Paris,July 24 – Denials from Barcelona are doing little to halt feverish speculation that Brazil star Neymar could be joining Paris Saint-Germain in a transfer that more than doubles the […]

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Rory rues missed chances after third round

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2014 Open winner not entirely discouraged as he sees ‘a step in the right direction’ Southport, United Kingdom,July 24 – Rory McIlroy was left to rue a lack of consistency as he all but kissed goodbye to his chances of winning a second British Open title on Saturday. The Northern […]

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