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Time to frame rules to protect our fisherfolk (Comment)


July 23rd, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
The near-simultaneous emergence of maritime terrorism and the revival of piracy have added a new dimension to the existing hazards that have traditionally confronted those who choose a seafaring life, and ... Read more...

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US assures India of probe into fisherman’s killing


July 20th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) The United States has expressed deep regrets over the killing of an Indian fisherman in the deadly US attack on a motorboat in the Persian Gulf ... Read more...

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Over 3,000 policemen promoted in Dubai


June 7th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 6 (IANS/WAM) A total of 3,295 officers of Dubai Police have been promoted.The decision to promote the officers was taken by UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and ... Read more...

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This pinch may really pinch him hard


May 31st, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) A 43-year-old Briton who allegedly pinched a young woman's deriere in a Dubai bar may have to spend up to 15 years in jail.Steven Sherriff, 43, ... Read more...

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UAE team visits Scotland Yard


April 13th, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 12 (IANS/WAM) A high-level team from the ministry of interior of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has paid a visit to the New Scotland Yard's Crime Academy in ... Read more...

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Computer virus may target Indian firms in Dubai?


April 2nd, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 2 (IANS) A computer virus from China has been targeting users in India as well as in China, and as many Indian companies are based in Dubai in ... Read more...

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Indian found dead in UAE


February 12th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 12 (IANS) An Indian, working as a porter in Dubai, was found dead Sunday inside a container, police said.The 55-year-old man probably died due to lack of ... Read more...

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Dubai, Sudan police sign cooperation protocol


February 10th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Khartoum, Feb 9 (IANS/WAM) Police of Dubai and Sudan have signed a protocol for extending cooperation in the technological, technical, training and information exchange areas.The deal was signed between Lt. ... Read more...

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Bid to smuggle 17 kg crystal meth foiled in Dubai


December 21st, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 21 (IANS/WAM) A bid to smuggle over 17 kg of illegal crystal meth, also referred to as ice, was foiled by the customs at the international airport here.The ... Read more...

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Man held with drugs at Dubai airport


November 24th, 2011 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 23 (IANS/WAM) A bid by an Asian passenger to smuggle drugs was foiled Wednesday by Dubai customs officials at the Dubai international airport.The 2.35 kg of drugs, which ... Read more...

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Indians working in Dubai fed up with chaos at new passport, visa centres


April 22nd, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 22 (ANI): Indians working here are fed up due to continuous chaos at the Indian passport and visa service centre in Bur Dubai and elsewhere in the Gulf country.The Dubai ... Read more...

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British tourist beaten to death in Dubai prison


April 14th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Apr 14 (ANI): A British tourist was beaten to death at a Dubai police station after being arrested over allegations of assault, intimidating behaviour and use of abusive language.Bradley Brown, ... Read more...

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Britain, Dubai sign deal on policing


March 29th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 29 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Police and a British law enforcement agency have signed an agreement to collaborate on policing best practices in the two countries.Lt. Gen. Dhahi Khalfan ... Read more...

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Arab men ‘under attack from wives’


March 17th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, March 17 (ANI): Psychologists have claimed that cases of husband-beating in Dubai homes are rising with many marriages erupting in violence.Police figures supported the phenomenon. Seven cases of husband-beating were reported ... Read more...

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Indian men charged with molestation not rape of Indian girl in Dubai


February 28th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 28 (ANI): The three men, a bus driver, a supervisor and his assistant, who had been accused of raping a four-year-old Indian girl in Dubai, have now been charged with ... Read more...

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Trio jailed in Dubai love triangle drama could be charged


January 20th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 20 (ANI): A New Zealand man and a British woman, who were revealed to be living together in Dubai when they called police to arrest his former Brazilian girlfriend who ... Read more...

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PCB knew about Zulqarnain’s disappearance before match


November 10th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov 10 (ANI): Admitting for the first time about the Zulqarnain Haider drama, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said that they knew that the wicketkeeper had gone missing before leaving for ... Read more...

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Pakistan wicket-keeper Zulqarnain goes missing in Dubai


November 8th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 8 (IANS) Pakistan wicket-keeper Zulqarnain Haider has gone missing ahead of the fifth and last One-day International (ODI) against South Africa at Dubai.The shocking development has taken the team ... Read more...

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About 400 illegal passports recovered in Dubai


September 15th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 14 (IANS/WAM) In a crackdown on illegal immigrants in the United Arab Emirates, Dubai Police have recovered 408 forged passports at various security points during the first six months ... Read more...

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Two pilots killed in cargo plane crash in Dubai


September 4th, 2010 - 3:49 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 4 (IANS) Two pilots were killed Friday when a Boeing 747 cargo plane crashed on a road just two minutes after it took off from Dubai airport, police said. The plane ... Read more...

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Almost all stolen diamonds recovered: Mumbai police


August 26th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Mumbai police have recovered almost all the diamonds that were stolen by four foreigners from a jewellery show earlier this week, a senior officer said Friday. "Almost all the ... Read more...

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Mumbai diamond thieves in police custody till Sep 4


August 26th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) A Mumbai court Thursday sent three Mexicans and a Venezuelan, arrested in Dubai on India's request for the sensational heist here of diamonds worth Rs.6.6 crore earlier ... Read more...

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Mumbai diamond heist: Thieves brought from Dubai


August 26th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Four thieves who carried out the diamond heist of over Rs.6.6 crore from a jewellery show here and fled to Dubai were brought to Mumbai early Thursday, a ... Read more...

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Brit woman arrested for wearing bikini in Dubai shopping mall


August 5th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5 (ANI): A British holidaymaker in Dubai, who walked through the world's largest shopping centre in a bikini after being objected for her low-cut top, has now been charged for ... Read more...

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14 tonnes of narcotics seized in Dubai


July 8th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 8 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Customs officials have seized over 14 tonnes of narcotic substances, packed inside 73 plastic barrels, at a port situated 25 km from Dubai. The total weight of the ... Read more...

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Foul play, say kin of Punjab youth on death row in UAE


March 31st, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Parminder Singh Bariana and Alkesh Sharma Batala (Punjab), March 31 (IANS) Relatives here of one of the 17 Indians sentenced to death in Sharjah for killing a Pakistani man Wednesday said ... Read more...

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Interpol seeks arrest of 16 more suspects in Dubai assassination


March 8th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by BNO News
LYON, FRANCE (BNO NEWS) -- The Interpol issued arrest notices on Monday for an additional 16 suspects over the assassination of a Hamas operative in Dubai, the France-based international police agency said.Interpol ... Read more...

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British police visit Israel to probe passport fraud


February 27th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem/London, Feb 27 (DPA) British police arrived in Israel Saturday to interview Israelis with double passports whose identities were allegedly used by the assassins of Hamas leader Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in Dubai last ... Read more...

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Dubai police identify more Hamas suspects


February 25th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 25 (IANS/AKI) Police claim to have identified 15 more suspects involved in the assassination of a Hamas leader at a Dubai hotel in January. Wednesday's announcement brings the total number ... Read more...

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The Hit Squad Suspected Of Killing Mahmoud al-Mabhouh Yet To Be Traced


February 17th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jerusalem, Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dubai is said to have started a global hunt for tracking the hit squad consisting of 11 members who killed Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, a Hamas Commander. ... Read more...

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Woman dies after falling from sixth floor


December 9th, 2009 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) A 40-year-old woman died in southwest Delhi Tuesday when she accidentally fell from the sixth floor of an apartment she was working in as a domestic help. Mariam ... Read more...

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Special marital art training for police and paramilitary personnel in Chennai


December 2nd, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Dec.2 (ANI): Police personnel and allied paramilitary forces are being trained in special martial arts techniques here, intended to equip them on arresting criminals and restraining more persons who may block ... Read more...

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UAE police seize 1.5 mn pills


November 8th, 2009 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 7 (IANS) At least 1.5 million pills worth nearly $4 million were seized between January and October in a crackdown on illegal drug supply in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), ... Read more...

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Two held in Dubai for smuggling heroin in guts


July 12th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 12 (IANS) Customs officials at the Dubai International Airport have foiled two bids of smuggling narcotics into the country and arrested two Asian passengers who concealed 80 capsules of heroin ... Read more...

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PCB demands legal costs incurred in getting Asif released from Dubai jail


November 21st, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 21 (ANI): PCB has reportedly slapped a whopping bill on suspended Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Asif for the legal costs incurred for his release from detention in Dubai earlier ... Read more...

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