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Vice President's message comes through as UAE satellite begins operations

A message by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, is being beamed across the world from space as the first to be transmitted by the UAE's Nayif-1 satellite. more >>
 

Fire destroys US mansion owned by UAE Embassy - in pictures

A mansion owned by the UAE Embassy in Northern Virginia, the US, was destroyed by fire on Saturday morning. more >>
 

Life sentence for man who ran over American jogger in Abu Dhabi

Emirati found guilty of premeditated attempted manslaughter after hitting the American with his car as he was jogging in Al Bahia in May last year. more >>
 

Teenager gets death penalty for stabbing man to death in row over football

Student says he acted in self-defence when he plunged knife into victim, who still had it sticking out of his body when he arrived at hospital. more >>
 

Absconding maid left note apologising for theft, Dubai court told

In 2012 the maid stole the Burberry shoes, worth Dh4,750, and Dh300 in cash from her Emirati sponsor's home in Al Qusais and fled, but not before leaving the note on the doorstep. more >>
 

Man jailed for a year for knife-point rape

On August 23, 2014 , the 24-year-old Emirati, along with a 19-year-old compatriot, raped the Moroccan victim, 32, in an area of desert off the Dubai-Al Ain Road after dragging her into a car as she waited for a taxi outside a hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road. more >>
 

National cancer registry for UAE will help to reduce fatalities, doctors say

The Ministry of Health and Prevention is setting up the index with the aim of reducing cancer mortality rates by 25 per cent by 2021. more >>
 

Man caught with 22,000 Tramadol pills tells Dubai court they were for personal use

Emirati and friend were arrested after a tip-off to police about their activities. more >>
 

US mansion owned by UAE Embassy destroyed by huge fire

Six people and two dogs were rescued during the incident at the property in McLean, which is 13km outside Washington DC. more >>
 

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed receives US senator John McCain

They exchanged views on the latest regional and international developments, as well as current efforts to resolve the crises in the region. more >>
 

Combining Saudi Arabia and the UAE's capabilities 'could create historic opportunities'

UAE and Saudi officials met at a retreat on Tuesday on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi to discuss ways to combine their capabilities. more >>
 

Deadline extended for art initiative to honour UAE martyrs

The deadline has been extended for submissions to campaign for remembering the nation's martyrs. more >>
 

Hope for Dubai oil workers who are owed pay

Employees say there are at least 50 of them owed money from Scotsman Calum Melville, with one claiming that the amount totals $3 million. more >>
 

Hope for oil workers 'owed thousands in unpaid salaries' as boss says he will return to UAE

Employees say there are at least 50 of them owed money from Scotsman Calum Melville, with one claiming that the amount totals $3 million. more >>
 

Salesman jailed for threatening to kill ex-fiancée if she didn't marry him

The Lebanese defendant was engaged to the Iranian victim, 27, for three years before they broke up after she discovered he was already married with children. more >>
 

Inspire others, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed tells Genes in Space winner

Sheikh Mohammed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, shared a video on Instagram of his meeting with Alia Al Mansoori, 14, on Tuesday. more >>
 

Man run over then set on fire by wife's lover, Dubai court told

The burning remains of the victim, who holds a Comoros Islands passport, were found at around midnight on October 14 last year in the Al Qusais industrial area by an Indian security guard. more >>
 

Man not guilty of conning lovestruck women out of Dh250,000 by posing as footballer

Emirati found not guilty by Dubai court due to a lack of evidence. more >>
 

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed praises Sudan's role in Arab Coalition

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces also praised the performance of Sudanese forces in field operations, alongside other Arab Coalition forces. more >>
 

UAE Armed Forces delegation offers condolences to families of martyrs

Nader Mubarak Eisa and Suleiman Mohammed Al Dhuhouri were killed while taking part in the Arab Coalition's Operation Restoring Hope, led by Saudi Arabia. more >>
 
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