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Judge clears Bollywood's Salman to attend Dubai event
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Judge clears Bollywood's Salman to attend Dubai event

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 1:45 PM

High Court judge says Salman Khan can travel to Dubai for Indo-Arab Bollywood Awards despite hit-and-run conviction earlier this month

Bangladesh Coca-Cola exec arrested for allegedly recruiting for ISIL
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Bangladesh Coca-Cola exec arrested for allegedly recruiting for ISIL

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 11:08 AM

Aminul Islam, an IT manager at International Beverages Private Ltd, a Coca-Cola unit, is accused of helping persuade at least 25 students to go an fight for the militant group

Dubai's Abraaj invests $30m in fund to help regional SMEs
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Dubai's Abraaj invests $30m in fund to help regional SMEs

Friday, 22 May 2015 8:50 AM

Company says it is a cornerstone investor in Auvest fund to suppport small businesses in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia

Dubai Duty Free opens village for Typhoon Haiyan victims
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Dubai Duty Free opens village for Typhoon Haiyan victims

Friday, 22 May 2015 1:14 AM

Airport retailer's corporate social responsibility arm hands over 32 homes in the province of Leyte in the Philippines

Bollywood's Salman Khan applies for court permission to travel to Dubai
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Bollywood's Salman Khan applies for court permission to travel to Dubai

Thursday, 21 May 2015 11:51 AM

Actor is currently free on bail after being sentenced to five years in jail for killing a homeless man in Mumbai in 2002

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flydubai announces plan to launch fourth Pakistan route
Transport»

flydubai announces plan to launch fourth Pakistan route

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 3:50 PM

Low-cost carrier says it will start flights to Quetta from June 11; will also increase flights to Multan

With nuclear deal in sight, Iran drives harder bargain in Indian trade talks
Politics & Economics»

With nuclear deal in sight, Iran drives harder bargain in Indian trade talks

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:54 PM

Hopes rise of international sanctions on Tehran easing later this year, and Indian companies fear they may lose business as more countries bid for projects

Pakistan raids offices of global fake degree empire
Education»

Pakistan raids offices of global fake degree empire

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 11:01 AM

Officials have confiscated computers and held employees for questioning over The New York Times’ claims the firm netted millions of dollars selling fake degrees including to UAE residents

UAE residents caught in million-dollar, global fake degree scam
Education»

UAE residents caught in million-dollar, global fake degree scam

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 11:24 AM

A New York Times expose claims a Pakistani media company has made tens of millions of dollars selling fake degrees to dozens of fictitious universities

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UAE officials find Air India pilot drunk before flight
Transport»

UAE officials find Air India pilot drunk before flight

Monday, 18 May 2015 2:10 PM

Pilot reportedly likely to be suspended for three months; flight delayed as airline had to find another pilot

Nepal offers free flights for UAE expats looking to travel home
Culture & Society»

Nepal offers free flights for UAE expats looking to travel home

Sunday, 17 May 2015 11:46 AM

Nepalese workers who want to fly home to help bury family members killed in the earthquake can apply to the embassy for support

Saudi Arabia urged to address treatment of illegal workers
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia urged to address treatment of illegal workers

Friday, 15 May 2015 1:22 AM

Human Rights Watch alleges abuse and beatings of many undocumented workers detained since 2013

Kuwait's KFH pivots to Turkey as it mulls Malaysia exit
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's KFH pivots to Turkey as it mulls Malaysia exit

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 4:04 PM

Kuwait Finance House says it is seeking greener pastures in Turkey while mulling sale of Malaysian assets

Bollywood killer Salman Khan to star at Dubai awards bash
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Bollywood killer Salman Khan to star at Dubai awards bash

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 2:44 PM

Actor to appear at Arab Indo Bollywood Awards at Meydan racecourse, organisers announce

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At least 41 killed, buildings collapse in fresh Nepal earthquake
Culture & Society»

At least 41 killed, buildings collapse in fresh Nepal earthquake

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 11:44 AM

Update: Hundreds injured as 7.3 magnitude earthquake rattles Nepal and northern India; just weeks after devastation of April quake


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