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UN urges increased efforts to achieve sustainable energy for all


January 17th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by BNO News
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (BNO NEWS) -- Senior United Nations (UN) officials on Monday called on governments, the private sector and civil society to help expand energy access, improve efficiency and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

United Arab Emirates to suspend Blackberry services


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:06 am ICT by BNO News
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (BNO NEWS) – The United Arab Emirates announced on Monday the ban on the Blackberry services of messenger, e-mail and web-browsing effective on October 11 due to ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

‘Capital Gate’ building in the UAE named World’s Furthest Leaning Man-made Tower


June 6th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by BNO News
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (BNO NEWS) -- Forget the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Capital Gate building in the United Arab Emirates is now the world's furthest leaning man-made tower.The ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Temperatures in the UAE to reach up to 45°C (113°F) on Sunday


June 6th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by BNO News
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (BNO NEWS) -- Temperatures in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are expected to reach up to 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit) on Sunday, forecasters said.The extreme ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Secretary Napolitano meets with Middle Eastern officials to enhance aviation security


June 2nd, 2010 - 3:52 am ICT by BNO News
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (BNO NEWS) – Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano met on Tuesday with her counterparts from the Middle East region and officials from the International ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

International military leaders to gather in Abu Dhabi to discuss air defense strategies


May 4th, 2010 - 12:26 am ICT by BNO News
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (BNO NEWS) – International military leaders will gather at the 2nd Annual Air and Missile Defense Summit, which will focus on the development of an integrated air defense ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Frankie Edgar Defeats BJ Penn To Secure The Lightweight UFC 112 Title


April 11th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Apr 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday night, Frankie Edgar won the lightweight title of the Ultimate Fighting Championship 112 after a unanimous decision was passed ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lucknow and Brisbane to become sister cities


March 28th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow and Brisbane, one of the most populous cities in Australia, are all set to become sister cities for their mutual benefit and development, an ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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