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Four men convicted over death at Dubai's Global Village
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Four men convicted over death at Dubai's Global Village

Thursday, 31 July 2014 4:18 PM

Court sentences defendants after Emirati man was killed by flying debris from ferris wheel in 2013 incident

Australia issues arrest warrants over Syria severed head photos
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Australia issues arrest warrants over Syria severed head photos

Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:11 PM

Images emerged of the two Australians holding the severed heads of Syrian soldiers

Kuwaiti students held by NYPD after cookers mistaken for bombs
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Kuwaiti students held by NYPD after cookers mistaken for bombs

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 3:14 PM

Hotel doorman reportedly alerts police after spotting two pressure cookers in the back of a car

How to overcome language barriers
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How to overcome language barriers

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 2:21 PM

Language barriers can make it difficult to share your expectations, give feedback, or communicate effectively with your team. Tamara Pupic looks at how to overcome this problem.

Revealed: Most popular brands on social media during Ramadan
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Revealed: Most popular brands on social media during Ramadan

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 12:25 PM

Research tracked the food, drink and telco firms mentioned most online during the holy month

UAE rulers gather to celebrate Eid
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UAE rulers gather to celebrate Eid

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 10:08 AM

Dubai’s Sheikh Mohammed received leaders from across the seven emirates

18,000 register for Dubai's ‘Your Child in Gold’ campaign
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18,000 register for Dubai's ‘Your Child in Gold’ campaign

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 10:01 AM

Authorities said they expect around a third will complete the challenge

Ryanair looking to expand into the MidEast - CEO
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Ryanair looking to expand into the MidEast - CEO

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 9:52 AM

Low-cost carrier plans to use Cyprus as a base to launch flights to Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and beyond

Update: 43 Palestinians killed as Israel pounds Gaza on Wednesday
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Update: 43 Palestinians killed as Israel pounds Gaza on Wednesday

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 8:15 AM

More than 1,245 Palestinians killed, 56 on Israeli side

Dubai-set book nominated for Man Booker Prize
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Dubai-set book nominated for Man Booker Prize

Monday, 28 July 2014 11:13 AM

Joseph O’Neill’s The Dog set to be released on August 14; tells story of alienation and heartbreak in Dubai

UN Security Council calls for humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza
Politics & Economics»

UN Security Council calls for humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza

Monday, 28 July 2014 10:57 AM

Council urges Israel, Palestinians and Islamist Hamas militants to call truce beyond holiday of Eid al-Fitr

Nott'm Forest set to rename home ‘Kuwait City Ground Stadium’
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Nott'm Forest set to rename home ‘Kuwait City Ground Stadium’

Sunday, 27 July 2014 1:12 PM

Club's shirts will also carry Kuwait logo under new deal

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Saudi’s King Abdullah donates $26.6m to Gaza aid effort
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Saudi’s King Abdullah donates $26.6m to Gaza aid effort

Sunday, 27 July 2014 12:32 PM

Acting Minister of Health said funds would be used to buy medical supplies and treat the wounded

UAE President exchanges Eid Al Fitr greetings with fellow leaders
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UAE President exchanges Eid Al Fitr greetings with fellow leaders

Sunday, 27 July 2014 10:30 AM

Sheikh Khalifa also received several cables of greetings from regional heads of state

Indian gov’t to probe claims MPs forced man to break Ramadan fast
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Indian gov’t to probe claims MPs forced man to break Ramadan fast

Thursday, 24 July 2014 2:19 PM

One MP tried to defend his actions saying he didn’t intend to hurt anyone's religious sentiments


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