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Kuwaiti jet ski team attackers held


March 25th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 25 (IANS/WAM) Seven Emirati men have been arrested following an assault on members of the Kuwaiti jet ski team participating in the fourth round of the UAE Jet ... Read more...

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UAE, Belgium discuss bilateral cooperation


January 9th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates Monday discussed bilateral cooperation in the field of tourism and antiquities with Belgium.A meeting in this regard was held between Mohammed ... Read more...

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Gaddafi masks sell like hot cakes on Halloween


October 30th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 30 (IANS) Masks of ghosts and zombies form a primary part of costumes for Halloween. An online shop in China is even selling a mask of slain Libyan ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s youngest son Khamis dies: Report


August 30th, 2011 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Aug 30 (IANS) Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi's youngest son Khamis has been killed in a clash with the rebel forces near Tripoli, media reports said.Khamis, born in 1983, had ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s ‘dead’ son appears on Libyan TV


August 10th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi's son Khamis Gaddafi, who was said to have been killed a few days ago, has appeared on Libyan state television, the Telegraph ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels kill own commander: Report


July 29th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Libyan rebels assassinated their own military commander when it was found he was working as a Gaddafi double agent, a media report said.Gen. Abdel Fattah Younes ... Read more...

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Pankaj Advani in pre-quarters of Asian Snooker Championship


April 26th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, April 26 (IANS) India No.1 Pankaj Advani ran into top form with his second century break in the ongoing Asian snooker tournament as he cracked a 129, the highest ... Read more...

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Advani posts second win at Asian Snooker Championship


April 25th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, April 25 (IANS) Indian champion Pankaj Advani crafted a break of 119 en route to defeating Sergelan Batdelger of Mongolia 4-0 for his second win the preliminary league of ... Read more...

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Sons want to remove Gaddafi as Libya’s leader, favour transition government


April 4th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli (Libya), Apr. 4 (ANI): Two of Libyan leader Colonel Muammar el-Gaddafi's sons have said that they are ready to convicne their father to quit and make way for a transition government ... Read more...

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State Department denies it approved Gaddafi son’s US internship


March 31st, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 31 (ANI): The State Department has rejected suggestions that it "approved" an internship for Muammar Gaddifi's youngest son, Khamis, that had him working in several U.S. locations just prior to ... Read more...

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Libyan govt. brands ‘Gaddafi’s son’s killing’ story as “nonsensical piece of news”


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar 22 (ANI): The Libyan government has denied media reports that Colonel Moammar Gaddafi's sixth son, Khamis, had been killed in an air attack in Tripoli on Saturday night.Twenty-seven-year-old Khamis ... Read more...

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Katie Price ‘dresses up new lover to look exactly like ex Alex Reid’


March 14th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Katie Price has rubbbed salt on estranged husband Alex Reid's wounds by dressing up her new lover to look exactly like him.The former glamour model, 32, even posted ... Read more...

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Gaddafi won’t destroy oil wells, says his son


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Feb 26 (IANS/AKI) Muammar Gaddafi would never destroy the country's oil wells -- its main source of wealth -- to quash the anti-government protests, the Libyan leader's son Saif al-Islam has ... Read more...

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Katie Price to launch fashion label


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Former model Katie Price has teamed up with designer Lamis Khamis to create her own affordable fashion label.Price, who already has her own range of equestrian wear, children's ... Read more...

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Kate Price to launch her own fashion range


January 29th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): It seems Kate Price a.k.a Jordan wants to become a fashionista following her split from hubby Alex Reid.The former glamour model will debut her new budget-price collection next ... Read more...

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Brit woman ‘raped twice by solider in Dubai’


August 26th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): A British woman has claimed that she was raped twice by an Arab soldier in Dubai after accepting a ride back to her apartment in his car.The 20-year-old, ... Read more...

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Iraq sets free Saddam Hussien’s loyalist


August 5th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 4 (IANS) A former Saddam Hussien loyalist was set free after being cleared of draining the marshlands in the country's south, while other co-defendants were sentenced ranging from seven years ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi gives land to build schools


July 4th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 4 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) will give six plots of land to build private schools. The schools will be built in Khalifa city and Mohamed ... Read more...

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Over 12,000 vehicles seized in Abu Dhabi


June 26th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 26 (IANS/WAM) In an effort to prevent accidents in Abu Dhabi, police have seized 12,605 faulty vehicles. Tyre bursts in faulty vehicles have caused serious accidents leading to the death ... Read more...

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Flydubai launches flights to Kabul


May 18th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 18 (IANS/WAM) Flydubai, Dubai's low-cost airline, has launched its first flight to Kabul, which the airline says is an "important step forward in the re-emergence of Afghanistan". UAE ambassador to Afghanistan ... Read more...

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UAE, New Zealand to boost ties


May 4th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 4 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and New Zealand Tuesday agreed to boost bilateral cooperation especially in the education sector. Kim Mitsune, the New Zealand minister of trade, met ... Read more...

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600 Abu Dhabi students chosen for ’summer abroad’ programme


May 1st, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 1 (IANS/WAM) Six hundred Abu Dhabi students of grades 10 and 11 will visit Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand and the US as part of a "summer abroad" programme. The ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi launches scholarship for engineering aspirants


April 18th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 18 (IANS/WAM) At least 1,700 meritorious students of grade 12 in Abu Dhabi will participate in a scholarship programme aimed at helping engineering aspirants pursue training in advanced technology. The ... Read more...

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Indian schools allowed to expand operation in Abu Dhabi


April 4th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 4 (IANS) Indian and other foreign curriculum schools in Abu Dhabi will be allowed to expand operations under a new plan aimed at improving standard of private school education ... Read more...

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Hamas leader drugged, suffocated to death: Dubai police


February 28th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 28 (DPA) Dubai police said Sunday that Hamas leader Mahmoud al-Mahbouh, found dead in his hotel room last month, had been given large amounts of an anesthetic drug and then ... Read more...

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Alok Kumar enters knock-out stage in World Snooker


November 18th, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Hyderabad, Nov 18 (IANS) Alok Kumar continued his quiet and virtually unnoticed progress to the knock-out stage in the men's category as he wrapped up his fourth win in as ... Read more...

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Baby crocodile causes panic, seized at Abu Dhabi airport


August 1st, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 1 (IANS) A baby crocodile was seized from an Egypt Air flight after its cabin crew alerted the airport officials when the plane landed here, WAM news agency reported ... Read more...

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Egyptian woman gives birth to septuplets!


August 17th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 17 (ANI): A 27-year-old Egyptian woman has given birth to septuplets in the Egyptian coastal city of Alexandria.The director of the El-Shatbi Hospital, Emad Darwish, said that Ghazala Khamis ... Read more...

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Dubai cracks down on topless sunbathing, nudity


July 15th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 15 (ANI): Authorities in Dubai are cracking down on topless sunbathing, nudity and other forms of indecent behaviour following a Brit couples arrest for having sex on a beach. ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh police busts fake currency racket


June 20th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 20 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh Police Friday claimed to have busted a fake currency racket with the arrest of four people and seizure of counterfeit notes with a face value ... Read more...

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At least three killed, five wounded in Iraq violence


April 12th, 2008 - 9:04 pm ICT by admin
DPA Baghdad, April 12 (DPA) Militants killed three people, including members of the Awakening Councils, and wounded five Saturday in the city of Baquba, some 60 km north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, ... Read more...

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No organised human trafficking in UAE, say police


April 10th, 2008 - 9:47 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, April 10 (IANS) There is no organised trafficking in human beings in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), according to the Dubai Police, WAM news agency reported Thursday. Major General Khamis Matar ... Read more...

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Eight killed in horrific 200-car pileup on Dubai-Abu Dhabi highway


March 11th, 2008 - 11:55 pm ICT by admin
(Second Lead) By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, March 11 (IANS) At least eight people were killed and over 280 injured in a 200-car pileup on the Dubai-Abu Dhabi highway early Tuesday in dense fog, officials ... Read more...

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