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Al Ain Civil Defence has rescued an Emirati boy who had fallen into a 20-metre-deep sewage pit in Al Muraifiyah area on Wednesday. According to the Ministry of Interior, rescue teams from Al Maqam and Basnad police stations rushed to the scene after they received an emergency call at 5 pm. The boy has been transferred to […]

The Emirati schoolgirl whose invention was embraced by NASA has seen her creation arrive in space. 15-year-old Alia Al Mansoori’s ‘Genes in Space’ experiment arrived at the International Space Station Wednesday aboard a capsule and was captured by astronauts with a robotic arm. Speaking to ARN from Cape Canaveral in Florida, the launch site for […]

A-level results are officially being released across the UAE Thursday. For many students it will be a memorable day, marking the end of secondary schooling. A lot of scholars will also be able to see confirmation of their University places today. Brendon Fulton, Principal at Dubai British School – one of the institutes getting those […]

More than 19,200 red light violations have been issued in Dubai during the first seven months of this year. That’s according to Dubai Police, who are urging drivers to approach intersections slowly in order to avoid accidents. They say 83 people have been injured so far in 2017 because of collisions at traffic signals. The […]

Dubai companies operating illegally and distributing flyers and cards on residents’ cars and outside their homes could find themselves in deep trouble if caught. The Dubai Municipality is in discussions with other government entities to possibly impose fines of up to AED 10 000 and deportation to those caught dispensing these types of adverts. The […]

Motorists in Dubai who have a license to drive automatic cars will soon be able to easily shift gears to manual vehicles. The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that from October, drivers will be able to switch their licenses after passing a test to prove they can operate a manual gear system. If […]

Tourists in Sharjah are being encouraged to explore the emirate by walking. ‘Let’s Walk’ is the theme of this year’s ‘Health and Tourism’ campaign, which was launched three years ago. It aims to promote a healthy lifestyle while highlighting tourist sites across the emirate. Officials behind the event say the most popular ‘walking locations’ include […]

Conservationists in Abu Dhabi have released more than 50 rare oryx back in to the wild. The Environment Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD) delivered the Scimitar horned Oryx, which have been extinct from the wild since the 1980s, to their native home in Chad.  It’s part of an ongoing effort to reintroduce the animals back to […]

A proposed cable car project in Abu Dhabi is still under study has not been officially given to any contractors. That’s according to the Department of Municipal Affairs and Transport (DMAT), which said the project will cost around AED 350 million and feature five stations. The proposed construction plan would see cable cars connect the […]

Close to 700 prohibited items were confiscated by airport officials in Ras al Khaimah during the first half of this year. That’s according to RAK Airport Customs, who say the products ranged from banned drugs to sharp tools. They say the increase in the number of seizures is a result of more regular and advanced […]


 
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