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Updated at 1:40 pm (GMT+2): Ten foreign workers have died in a fire that hit a tire shop in Abu Dhabi, apparently trapping the laborers in a...
Saturday, February 21, 2015
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Duaa Sweidan
The Emirate contingent at the funeral of the late Saudi King Abdullah was small, considering the strategic relationship between the two countries....
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
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Lebanese investment in Dubai is not new. Since "the rise of the emirate" years ago, the Lebanese private sector has had a marked presence in several...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Abbas Bu-Safwan
The British high court’s decision to strip Prince Nasser bin Hamad al-Khalifa of diplomatic immunity destroys the hopes of the king’s fourth son of...
Thursday, October 9, 2014
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A Lebanese couple who were convicted of attacking a Saudi man with pepper spray and stealing his money lost an appeal for a five-year sentence in a...
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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A bus overturned and hit a lorry parked on the hard shoulder of a motorway outside Dubai on Saturday, killing 13 Asian workers on board and injuring...
Saturday, May 10, 2014
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Ali Haydar
While the Arab press is reporting that Arab expatriates are facing deportation from Gulf countries, including Dubai, the Israeli daily Maariv ran an...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
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A fireman accused of raping a 27-year-old Moroccan woman was given a suspended one-year sentence for consensual sex, Gulf News reported Tuesday . The...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
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A British businessman who spent nearly three years in a Dubai jail has been released after his conviction for writing cheques that bounced was...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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