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ATM for blind launched in Sharjah

July 5th, 2012 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, July 5 (IANS/WAM) In a first in the Middle East as well as the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a teller machine for blind and visually impaired people has been ... Read more...

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Arab-Chinese business meet kicks off in Sharjah

January 19th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Jan 18 (IANS/WAM) Sharjah ruler Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi and visiting Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao inaugurated the fourth Arab-Chinese Business Conference here Wednesday.The conference is organised ... Read more...

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2nd theatre fest for the disabled kicks off in Sharjah

November 13th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Nov 12 (IANS/WAM) The 2nd Theatre Festival for the Disabled commenced here Saturday.The event, which will last till Nov 15, has been organised by the UAE's Social Affairs Ministry ... Read more...

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Indian doctors attend ayurvedic fest in Sharjah

April 28th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, April 28 (IANS/WAM) Innovative ayurvedic concepts are being showcased by a team of doctors and state ayurveda councils at the first Indo-Arab Ayur Fest that is underway in Sharjah.The ... Read more...

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Kalam to address Delhi Private School in Sharjah

January 23rd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sharjah, Jan 23(ANI): Former Indian President Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam will preside over an event to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Delhi Private School (DPS) in Sharjah.According to Gulf News, as ... Read more...

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International auto expo opens in Sharjah

October 15th, 2010 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Oct 15 (IANS/WAM) Car manufacturers from across the globe will showcase a host of latest models during the five-day International Automobile Show opened here Thursday.The 10th edition of the region's ... Read more...

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Handicrafts made by orphan girls showcased in Sharjah

July 23rd, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, July 22 (IANS/WAM) Table linen, bedroom linen and prayer carpet sets are among the handicrafts made by orphan girls being showcased at an exhibition hosted by the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce ... Read more...

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Art of Arabic Calligraphy opens in Sharjah

April 8th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, April 8 (IANS/WAM) Aesthetic intricacies of 333 artists from 28 countries are on display at the Art of Arabic Calligraphy 2010 being held in Sharjah. The biennial show featuring masterpieces of calligraphy, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover 85,000 yr old villages in Sharjah

April 23rd, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sharjah, April 23 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered villages dating back to 85,000 years in Sharjah's Jebel Fayah, which show that human settlements existed in the area during that time.Excavation work was ... Read more...

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Kerala boy crushed by Indian truck driver in Sharjah

September 17th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sharjah, Sept.17 (ANI): A nine-year-old Kerala boy was crushed to death by an inattentive Indian truck driver at a construction site near a building where he used to go for his ... Read more...

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