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Clooney's caseload: Amal's roll call of headline-grabbing legal battles

British-Lebanese international lawyer Amal Clooney was the centre of attention at this week’s retrial of Al Jazeera journalists. However, from Wikileaks to Armenian genocide and the Bahrain conflict, even before her marriage to Hollywood actor George Clooney she has always been attracted to high profile, controversial and contentious international cases

Classified ads website dubizzle rebrands outside the UAE

Classified ads website dubizzle rebrands outside the UAE

Dubai-based firm changes name to OLX in 10 MENA markets including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman

Dubai's DIC says sale of alumina supplier Almatis completed

Dubai's DIC says sale of alumina supplier Almatis completed

Private equity arm of Dubai Holding says it has sold Almatis to Turkey's OYAK after receiving regulatory approvals

Cheap oil hits level of UAE real estate deals in H1

Cheap oil hits level of UAE real estate deals in H1

Cluttons says falling transaction levels have been seen across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah

Dubai's DIFC Courts picked to advise on Kazakhstan financial hub

Dubai's DIFC Courts picked to advise on Kazakhstan financial hub

Kazakhstan’s central bank seeks help to set up world class commercial court system at planned Astana International Financial Centre

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The real 'Trump effect'

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Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

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Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

A recent study by the UN showed that 32.7% of food...

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Sometimes it's not all about the bass

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New Dubai shopping mall set to attract 4m visitors in first year
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New Dubai shopping mall set to attract 4m visitors in first year

Majid Al Futtaim opens City Centre Me'aisem, its sixth City Centre mall in the UAE on Tuesday

Taj Hotels announces its exit from Taj Palace Hotel, Deira
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Taj Hotels announces its exit from Taj Palace Hotel, Deira

Hotel group ends 14-year partnership with Juma Al Majid Group after handing over ownership

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Saudi launches seasonal work visa

The kingdom had previously only allowed seasonal workers related to Haj

UAE's RAK Ceramics launches regional office in Singapore
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UAE's RAK Ceramics launches regional office in Singapore

Company announces opening of office as part of plans to serve the fastest growing region for ceramic tiles

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British reporters charged with having terrorist links by Turkish court

Arrest of Vice News staff is likely to intensify concerns about press freedom as Ankara takes on a bigger role in the US-led coalition against ISIL

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UAE football coach warns a player could die in extreme heat

Al Wasl coach Gabriel Calderon says Arabian Gulf League should change kick-off times for the summer

Electrical short circuit blamed for fatal Saudi Aramco fire
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Electrical short circuit blamed for fatal Saudi Aramco fire

Authorities also have revealed five of the 10 victims on Sunday were Canadian, Pakistani and Nigerian citizens

Anti-ISIL coalition falling short, says Canada PM
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Anti-ISIL coalition falling short, says Canada PM

Harper says the US-led campaign would need "a long and sustained strategy"

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Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Trevor Noah and Dave Chappelle to headline the Dubai Comedy Festival from October 15-24

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Pink cat rescued in Bahrain by animal rights activists

‘Pinky’ had been put on display at Isa Town Market, prompting disgust among animal lovers

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Nicki Minaj 'coming to Dubai' tonight

Nicki Minaj 'coming to Dubai' tonight

Time Out has claimed the hip hop superstar will be supporting fiancé Meek Mill at his show at People By Crystal

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Latest Star Wars Episode VII teaser trailor released

Part of the new movie was filmed in the desert in Abu Dhabi in the summer of 2014

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10 apps every businessman should have

10 apps every businessman should have

In 2015, technology goes hand in hand with business so here is your handy guide to the best apps

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InPics: Dubai royals visit Yorkshire during summer holidays

Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan also visited the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy.

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Big motorbikes rev up again under Iranian reforms

Big motorbikes rev up again under Iranian reforms

Special permission is needed to ride just one weekend per month and the cruise is limited to specific streets during daylight hours

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Exclusive: Plans for Titanic replica ship to be delayed two years

Exclusive: Plans for Titanic replica ship to be delayed two years

Titanic II Australian backers claim UAE firms were in talks for partnerships, to bring the ship to Dubai during maiden voyage

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Former Apple CEO launches Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5

Former Apple CEO launches Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5

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