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Prosecutors lose appeal bid seeking a harsher sentence against Bangladeshi who attempted to kill compatriot

Prosecutors lost their appeal bid seeking a harsher sentence against a cleaner who attempted to end the life of his compatriot after he found out the man was having an affair with his wife. more >>
 

Appeal over cleaner who tried to kill man having affair with his wife is rejected

Prosecutors lost their appeal bid seeking a harsher sentence against a cleaner who attempted to end the life of his compatriot after he found out the man was having an affair with his wife. more >>
 

Dubai's transport authority to train employees to help better serve people with disabilities

Earlier this year, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, said there will be a national strategy for those with disability, which he described as 'people of determination'. more >>
 

Dubai's transport authority trains its staff to help the disabled

Earlier this year, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, said there will be a national strategy for those with disability, which he described as 'people of determination'. more >>
 

Dubai tutor convicted of molesting pupil

The Bangladeshi, 37, was arrested after the father of the Pakistani girl raised the alarm when his daughter spoke of being touched during lessons. more >>
 

​UAE Portrait of a Nation: A migrant success story from the Philippines to Dubai via the US

The Filipino-American is the successful son of a migrant family, now working in Dubai. more >>
 

Last chance for Dubai policeman given life sentence for shooting colleague dead

If the sentence was upheld it will become final and the officer will have to serve 25 years in prison then be deported. more >>
 

​UAE Portrait of a Nation: A migrant success story from the Philippines to Abu Dhabi via the US

Froilan Malit Jr went from cleaning gyms to working on migration policies at the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation. more >>
 

UAE and Saudi put pressure on Qatar ahead of demands deadline

'The moment of truth is drawing near. We call on our brother to choose his element, to choose honesty and transparency in his dealings,' urged the UAE's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr Anwar Gargash. more >>
 

Man jailed in Dubai for forging marriage certificate

The 40-year-old was arrested after visiting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Dubai. more >>
 

Male prostitute jailed after fighting with 'Peeping Tom' in Dubai

The Pakistani man was arrested after fighting with a labourer who was filming him with a client, Dubai Criminal Court was told. more >>
 

New Dubai musical offering full-time contracts to local performers

The show, which is to be held at Madinat Theatre, will take to the stage in September. more >>
 

Dewa urges residents to limit summer power consumption

'The ultimate goal of these initiatives and campaigns is to encourage energy conservation among all members of society, and promote the sensible use of resources to become a social culture and daily practice,' said Saeed Al Tayer, managing director and chief executive of Dewa. more >>
 

UAE charity clothing project benefits more than 34,000 children for Eid

The charity donated clothing to orphan children both inside and outside the UAE. more >>
 

How the UAE's ruling families spent Eid Al Fitr

The UAE's ruling families shared moments from their Eid holiday on Instagram. more >>
 

Five men on trial for death of Dubai construction worker

The Dubai Court of Misdemeanours heard that the Bangladeshi was killed when a 24kg metal bar fell on his head on July 21 last year, on a worksite described as lacking in a wide range of safety precautions. more >>
 

Dubai tourist caught with cocaine and party drug to spend life in jail, court rules

Police found 53 grams of cocaine and a total of 9,391 tablets of MDMA, a type of ecstasy, in the defendant's possession. more >>
 

Sharjah named World Book Capital for 2019 by Unesco

Irina Bokova, Unesco director general, announced the decision on the recommendation of the advisory committee which met at the Headquarters of the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) at La Haye. more >>
 

American musician deported from UAE for possessing controlled drugs

Matthew Gonzalez, 37, was detained in April on charges of illegal possession of drugs when he was found with tramadol. more >>
 

Cook convicted of killing flatmate and stabbing another must see out life sentence, Dubai court rules

The 26-year-old defendant was found guilty by Dubai Criminal of the premeditated murder of the Jordanian victim and the attempted murder of another man, an Egyptian. more >>
 
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