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UAE
Sharjah government announces two days of remote learning for private schools
4 days

Sharjah, one of the emirates in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has taken a proactive approach in response to unpredictable weather conditions by announcing the implementation of remote learning for private schools within its jurisdiction.

UAE
Dubai Authority urges passengers to Reach airport 4 hours before departure
4 days

Flydubai has issued a cautionary statement regarding potential disruptions to flight schedules originating from Dubai International (DXB) airport due to volatile weather conditions.

UAE
UAE cautions residents against stormy weather: take precautions, remain Vigilant
4 days

Beginning Monday afternoon, residents of the UAE should prepare for turbulent weather patterns characterized by the formation of convective clouds, which are likely to bring about rainfall, occasional lightning, and thunderstorms.

World
Air India Temporarily Suspends flights to Tel Aviv
5 days

Leading Indian carrier Air India has decided to temporarily suspend its flights to Tel Aviv amidst renewed tensions in the region.

UAE
IndiGo Launches Direct Flight from Chandigarh to Abu Dhabi, Expanding Services
5 days

IndiGo, the Indian budget airline, has unveiled plans to expand its flight operations to the UAE, specifically targeting a new daily direct flight from Chandigarh, a city in northern India, to Abu Dhabi.

UAE
UAE: Jail, fines and deportation of a woman for Seizing 1.166 Million Dirhams
5 days

The Dubai Misdemeanor Court recently rendered a verdict against an Asian woman who manipulated an Arab man into surrendering a substantial sum of money amounting to one million and 166 thousand dirhams.

UAE
Dubai Ambulance announces the launch of a solar-powered “ambulance boat”
5 days

The Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services has introduced a groundbreaking addition to its fleet: a high-speed sea ambulance boat.

UAE
The UAE Federal Tax Authority sets 13 rights and obligations for taxpayers
5 days

The Federal Tax Authority has delineated a set of rights and obligations applicable to taxpayers, encapsulated within what is termed the "Taxpayer Charter."

UAE
UAE Court Orders Driver in Accident to Repay 57k AED to Insurance company
5 days

A Dubai civil court ordered a motorist who caused a traffic accident while under the influence of drugs or alcohol and then ran away from the scene of the crime to pay back 57,000 dirhams to the insurance company that had previously compensated the...

UAE
Abu Dhabi Police Urges Safe Driving, Avoid Distractions in Hazardous Weather
5 days

The Traffic and Security Patrols Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police issued a stern call to drivers to prioritize safe driving practices and adhere to safety protocols, especially during periods of rain and unpredictable weather conditions.

UAE
UAE: Flydubai announces a temporary airspace closure in the affected region
5 days

Flydubai, a budget airline, has recently faced disruptions to its flight operations due to the temporary closure of airspace in the region.

UAE
Dubai Authority to open a new 1.6km-long, 6-lane tunnel to ease traffic flow
5 days

Dubai plans to construct a cutting-edge tunnel spanning 1.6 kilometers and comprising six lanes, designed to handle a staggering 12,000 vehicles per hour in both directions.

UAE
UAE introduces Golden Visa for Volunteers, Check Details and application process
5 days

Are you keen on engaging in volunteer work, donating, or participating in various initiatives in the UAE but uncertain about where to start?

Arab News
Oman: Nine dead, rescue operations continue amidst flash floods
5 days

At least nine people tragically lost their lives in Oman due to severe flooding, as floodwaters swept away their vehicles on Sunday.

UAE
UAE weather: Heavy Rainfall Drenches Dubai, Abu Dhabi as Long Weekend Ends
6 days

Several emirates, including Ras Al Khaimah, Al Ain, and Umm Al Quwain, have encountered a wet spell since the morning hours.

World
Pakistan: Lightning Claims 14 Lives Across Two major Provinces
6 days

Lightning strikes amidst heavy rainfall have tragically claimed the lives of at least 14 individuals across the provinces of Balochistan and Punjab in Pakistan, according to recent media coverage.

UAE
UAE government cautions against hacking mobile phones
6 days

The UAE Government Cyber Security Council has issued a stark warning about the escalating threat of cyber attacks targeting mobile phones worldwide.

UAE
Starting Quran classes in UAE? Laws, fines up to Dh50,000, process outlined
6 days

In the United Arab Emirates, the landscape for Quranic education has undergone significant regulation, particularly regarding the establishment and operation of private Quranic memorization centers.

UAE
UAE Authority issues guidelines for farmers during unpredictable weather
6 days

The Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA) has recently issued directives aimed at farmers and livestock breeders to ensure adherence to safety protocols amidst the unpredictability of weather patterns.

UAE
Dubai to launch futuristic solar-powered transport system with RAILBUS
6 days

Dubai is on the brink of a transportation revolution as it ventures into the realm of futuristic, solar-powered transit systems. Partnering with innovative trailblazers, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai has embarked on a...

World
UK announces a 55% increase in the minimum income for family visa sponsors
1 week

The United Kingdom has implemented a substantial 55 percent increase in the minimum income requirement for British citizens and residents, including those of Indian descent, who wish to sponsor their relatives on a family visa.

World
Sri Lanka cabinet announces the approval of downgrading to a "low-income country
1 week

Due to its economic woes, Sri Lanka has entered a severe crisis characterized by a shortage of dollars needed to import essential goods like food, fuel, and medicine. This has resulted in a sharp depreciation of the rupee and rampant inflation,...

World
Indian police arrested two suspects in the Bengaluru cafe bombing incident
1 week

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) announced the apprehension of two individuals outside Kolkata, situated in the eastern part of India.

UAE
Dubai Court fines a man 10,000 AED and 2-year fund transfer ban for this reason
1 week

The Dubai Misdemeanor Court recently issued a verdict on drug usage charges against an employee hailing from an Arab nation.