Dubai expat jailed for taking indecent pictures of shoppers at Mall of the Emirates

Dubai expat jailed for taking indecent pictures of shoppers at Mall of the Emirates

A MAN has been sentenced to six months in jail to be followed by deportation for taking indecent pictures of women with a hidden camera. The French expat placed a mini camera in a shopping bag and snapped hundreds of shots up the skirts of women, Dubai Court of First Instance heard. Police said they found 23 pictures on a camera after arresting the...

Why do people refuse to move away from idiotic tailgaters?

Why do people refuse to move away from idiotic tailgaters?

In response to the letter from the Angry Mother about the road bully, I just don’t get why people refuse to move out of the way of idiotic tailgaters. Yes, it’s infuriating, annoying, downright danger... »

Dear Angry Mother: You have a part to play in road bully’s actions

Dear Angry Mother: You have a part to play in road bully’s actions

Dear Angry Mother (‘Road bully put lives on the line with dangerous antics’ – Letters, February 25), I would never support the actions of the road bully who tormented you and your children. His ... »

I pity the taxi driver who picked me up

I pity the taxi driver who picked me up

  I really pitied the taxi driver who pulled into the roadside layby to pick me up. He kindly agreed to wait for me while I made a phone call – and popped out of his vehicle for a quick cig... »

Visitors have a blast at Abu Dhabi’s IDEX arms exhibition

Visitors have a blast at Abu Dhabi’s IDEX arms exhibition

UNDERWATER guns, tanks with a gun turret taller than the average house and prestige military uniform tassels that take 200 hundred painstaking hours to make – and cost Dhs28,500. These are just a handful of the thousands of exhibits on show at IDEX in Abu Dhabi. Among the range of underwater weapons available at the Tsniitochmash stall –...

Verdict in Salman Khan court case is postponed

Verdict in Salman Khan court case is postponed

Iggy Azalea ends fued with Papa John’s pizza

Iggy Azalea ends fued with Papa John’s pizza

Dibakar Banerjee says movie content should be left to filmmakers

Dibakar Banerjee says movie content should be left to filmmakers

Nick Watson and his boy Rio take on Challenge Dubai triathlon

Nick Watson and his boy Rio take on Challenge Dubai triathlon

Nick Watson is in for a tough day on Friday as he takes on the Challenge Dubai triathlon. Setting him apart from the rest of the field, is the fact that he will take on a 1.9km swim, 90k bike ride and... »

Things to do in the UAE this weekend: Swimming Festival, JazzFest and art market

Things to do in the UAE this weekend: Swimming Festival, JazzFest and art market

>>Abu Dhabi Sports Council is hosting a mass-participation swimming festival this weekend. The event offers a choice of disciplines for individuals, families and teams from the age of eight. The... »

Kasabian to perform at Blended festival in Dubai Media City

Kasabian to perform at Blended festival in Dubai Media City

  Rock, reggae, funk, disco and soul come together for a wonderful weekend of live entertainment, with the return of the Blended festival to the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre later this year. Org... »

Derek Whyte: Qatar 2022 World Cup will be memorable

Derek Whyte: Qatar 2022 World Cup will be memorable

So it looks like we finally have a date for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar and it will be played in November and December. Just a quick glance at the British press and you see headlines about the decision ruining a great English tradition and how Sepp Blatter has served up a ‘Christmas Turkey’. But I don’t think there should be so much negativity arou...