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Haider lifts Gems Education to DCC Ramadan title

June 12, 2018 7:56 am0 comments
Haider lifts Gems Education to DCC Ramadan title

Mideast’s Anwar hits unbeaten century but in vain Dubai, June 12-  Shuja Haider’s brilliant form helped Gems Education lift the prestigious Dubai Cricket Council’s Ramadan League Cup despite Ali Anwar of Mideast Metals chipping in with an unbeaten 121 in the final at the Sevens ground. The DCC, still reeling […]

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Dubai Cares launches Dh1.8m programme for Peru children

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Dubai Cares launches Dh1.8m programme for Peru children

Funds will support parents and others to care for hundreds of children in poor areas Dubai, June 12-  Dubai Cares, part of Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced a three-year programme to bring Early Childhood Development (ECD) support to 500 disadvantaged children in Peru. The programme, being […]

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UAE dismisses Qatar’s international court stunt

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Gargash says it’s ‘not surprising’ as Doha has ‘lied’ previously, too Dubai, June 12- The UAE has dismissed as a stunt Qatar’s filing of a case against the UAE at the International Court of Justice over the so-called “discrimination against Qatar and Qatari citizens”. UAE Minister of State for Foreign […]

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Mohammad Bin Zayed receives National Defence College graduates

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Mohammad Bin Zayed receives National Defence College graduates

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince also receives Umm Al Quwain Crown Prince and children of UAE martyrs Abu Dhabi, June 12-  His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received on Monday graduates of the National Defence […]

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Dubai’s open secret for Filipino bargain hunters

June 6, 2018 8:02 am0 comments
Dubai’s open secret for Filipino bargain hunters

Dh1 bargains and new shopping spots where Filipinos in Dubai get great bargain finds 06-06-2018 Wenesday,  Shoppers say these thrift shops are cheaper than outlet stores. That is, if you know where to look. The word ukay-ukay is derived from the Filipino term “halukay”, which means “to dig” and that is exactly […]

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Oil nears one-month low on report US asked Opec to raise supply

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International benchmark Brent was down $1.09 by 1040 GMT at $74.20 a barrel, its lowest since May 8 London 06-06-2018 Wenesday, Brent crude futures hit their lowest in close to a month on Tuesday following a report that the US government had asked Saudi Arabia and other major exporters to […]

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Facebook music to feature lip-syncing

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Facebook music to feature lip-syncing

Users will be able to mime their favourite songs live as part of deal with music labels 06-06-2018 Wenesday, New York: Facebook users will be able to lip-sync live to their favourite tunes as the social media behemoth on Tuesday unveiled its first personalized features as part of licensing deals with […]

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War against single-use plastic gains momentum in UAE

June 5, 2018 8:26 am0 comments
War against single-use plastic gains momentum in UAE

World Environment Day 2018 zooms in on the global issue of single-use plastics Dubai, June 5-  The war against single-use plastic is gaining ground in the UAE as more and more companies and entities are ditching disposable plastics, it was revealed on the occasion of World Environment Day. Celebrated on […]

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‘UAE space industry will spark scientific development’

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‘UAE space industry will spark scientific development’

Nation should team up with other countries to achieve its ambitious Mars mission, say Kelly brothers Abu Dhabi, June 5- The UAE’s space industry and Mars mission will spark scientific development and inspire a young generation to think positively and see a future filled with possibility, twin astronauts Scott and […]

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Mohammad Bin Zayed launches four community initiatives

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Move aimed at ensuring social stability while strengthening foundations of a voluntary humanitarian community Abu Dhabi, July 5-  His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, launched four community […]

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