Manager and diving coach jailed for causing drowning of a customer

Manager and diving coach jailed for causing drowning of a customer

The manager and a coach of a diving firm in Fujairah were jailed for two months for causing the drowning of a customer. The Arab duo was also fined Dhs1,000 and ordered them to pay blood money of Dhs200,000 to the family of the Arab victim, who died during a lesson. The Federal Appeal Court in Fujairah upheld an earlier ruling by the criminal court...

Fine dirty dog owners, let the rest walk in peace…

Fine dirty dog owners, let the rest walk in peace…

Where I come from we have special metal bins for dog waste and plastic pooper scoopers and plastic bags in abundance. If someone doesn’t pick up the dog waste they are usually asked to by a pass... »

What is Laylatul Qadr and what does it mean to Muslims?

What is Laylatul Qadr and what does it mean to Muslims?

Q. What is Laylatul Qadr and what does it mean to Muslims? The last 10 days of Ramadan have a special significance for worshippers as it is mentioned by the Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) that the Night of P... »

‘Eating before fast ends is just bad iftar etiquette’

‘Eating before fast ends is just bad iftar etiquette’

I wanted to share my experience of iftar at a hotel in Internet City. With all the information available regards the do’s and don’ts of Ramadan, imagine my surprise when I arrived to find a couple eat... »

Strong performance from Jebel Ali Port boosts DP World growth

Strong performance from Jebel Ali Port boosts DP World growth

A strong performance from Dubai’s Jebel Ali Port helped DP World Limited achieve significant growth in the first half of the year. DP World handled 29.4 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first half of 2014, with gross container volumes growing by 9.3% on a like-for-like basis. O...

Kim Kardashian celebrates North West’s first steps on Instagram

Kim Kardashian celebrates North West’s first steps on Instagram

Watch Priyanka Chopra pull out the punches in ‘Mary Kom’ trailer

Watch Priyanka Chopra pull out the punches in ‘Mary Kom’ trailer

Official teaser trailer for Hrithik Roshan’s BANG BANG! released

Official teaser trailer for Hrithik Roshan’s BANG BANG! released

Guide to Eid Al Fitr holiday events in UAE

Guide to Eid Al Fitr holiday events in UAE

Some of you might only have two days holiday or you might have got the entire week off this Eid – find something for every taste in our guide to events in the UAE and beyond… ——... »

Skydive Dubai duo take second, third at Red Bull Cross Race in California

Skydive Dubai duo take second, third at Red Bull Cross Race in California

Skydive Dubai athletes Noah Bahnson and Julian Boulle places second and third in the world’s first Red Bull Aces Wingsuit 4 Cross Race in the skies over the central Californian town of Oakdale on Thur... »

UAE workshop out to highlight unresolved ancestral forces that could be causing you trouble

UAE workshop out to highlight unresolved ancestral forces that could be causing you trouble

Do you ever feel like that no matter how hard you work, it’s like there is an invisible force holding you back? Whether it’s a series of failed relationships, a stagnant career, financial difficulties... »

Manchester United make light work of LA Galaxy with 7-0 win

Manchester United make light work of LA Galaxy with 7-0 win

Louis van Gaal couldn’t have asked for a better start to his reign as Manchester United after the kicked off their pre-season tour with a 7-0 thrashing of the Los Angeles Galaxy in California. In front of more than 86,000 fans at the Pasadena Rose Bowl, the Reds were ruthlessly efficient with Wayne Rooney, Ashley Young and debutant Reece James all ...