Man accused of smuggling cocaine through Dubai airport in women’s bags

Man accused of smuggling cocaine through Dubai airport in women’s bags

A MAN has gone on trial accused of trying to smuggle cocaine through Dubai International Airport inside female bags. Dubai Court of First Instance heard on Thursday that the 38-year-old Filipino was in the transit area of the airport on a flight from Brazil to Vietnam when an inspector saw the suspicious looking luggage and searched him. The Filipi...

Have you seen our dog?

Have you seen our dog?

Nala is a Rhodesian Ridgeback who went missing in Al Barsha on Sunday evening. She is a much loved family pet who is very much missed! She has so far been sighted in Al Barsha, Al Quoz near Times Squa... »

For anyone who modifies cars for louder cars please be sensible

For anyone who modifies cars for louder cars please be sensible

This is in reply to the letter regarding late-night noisy vehicles. I couldn’t agree with you more in the sense that those people who have modified cars and exhausts need to be sensible, especially du... »

Gardeners: How do I weed out the con artists?

Gardeners: How do I weed out the con artists?

Over the years that I have been in Dubai, I’ve probably had about seven gardeners to look after my lawn, flowers… etc. Some have been good at their jobs, some have been not so good. One thing th... »

PICTURES: Audi unveils new generation of TT and S3 at Dubai Autodrome

PICTURES: Audi unveils new generation of TT and S3 at Dubai Autodrome

Audi launched two new models in the UAE on Wednesday at an event at Dubai Autodrome. The German car maker unveiled the third generation of the iconic TT as well as the latest incarnation of the Audi S3, the sports version of the A3, which was voted as 7DAYS Car of the Year 2014 by our readers earlier this year. During the event, the journalists, in...

Former Oasis star Noel Gallagher criticises Taylor Swift

Former Oasis star Noel Gallagher criticises Taylor Swift

PICTURES: Veena Malik celebrates birthday at Burj Al Arab hotel

PICTURES: Veena Malik celebrates birthday at Burj Al Arab hotel

Sonam Kapoor ‘has a cold not swine flu’

Sonam Kapoor ‘has a cold not swine flu’

Things to do in the UAE this weekend: Holi Festival, charity ball and aquathlon

Things to do in the UAE this weekend: Holi Festival, charity ball and aquathlon

>>Put some colour in your life, and everywhere else, with the return of the Holi Festival. A top line-up of electronic dance music acts will be playing across two stages. Tickets are still avail... »

Zero Gravity announces latest line-up of international artists

Zero Gravity announces latest line-up of international artists

Beachside night spot Zero Gravity has announced its latest line-up of international artists for March. The Cuban Brothers will perform at the Velocity stage on Thursday March 5. The trio have supporte... »

Things to do in the UAE today: Irish comedy, art festival and party piano show

Things to do in the UAE today: Irish comedy, art festival and party piano show

>>The ‘hilariously dark’ Irish comedy ‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’ is being performed at DUCTAC this week in the run-up to the St Patrick’s Day festivities. Danú Theatre will be putting on six per... »

Russia’s emperor of the cage still one of the greatest

Russia’s emperor of the cage still one of the greatest

“Fedor Emelianenko is my favourite fighter of all time. He’s always the underdog, he’s always the smallest guy and he always comes out victorious. I’ve just never seen an athlete like him, that beat the odds so many times,” said none other than ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson, one of the most famous boxers on the planet. Outside the world of fight sports, few wo...