UAE announces $200 million financial aid to Pakistani PM’s youth programme

Islamabad: The UAE government has announced the provision of $200 million in financial assistance to the Prime Minister’s Kamyab Jawan programme for youth development, Pakistan’s private news channel, ARY... Read more »

Lion chewed zookeeper’s arm in front of horrified visitors in Karachi Zoo

Dubai: A lion at Karachi zoo attacked a zookeeper Kanu Piraditta and chewed his arm as he was feeding him raw meat through the bars on Tuesday. He was lucky... Read more »

Two killed, four injured in Dubai traffic accident

Dubai: Two people were killed and four others were injured in a traffic accident between two vehicles on Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road on Thursday, a Dubai Police official... Read more »

Al Jazeera Investigative Unit wins prestigious award

Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit has won the ‘Outstanding Investigative Reporting’ prize at the Kennedy Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The award was accepted by executive producer Peter Charley at... Read more »

MME holds cleanliness drive at Al Shamal Corniche

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), represented by the Municipality of Al Shamal, recently held a cleanliness drive at Al Shamal Corniche. Dead mangroves were removed during the... Read more »

‘Back to School’ campaign continues

Launched by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education for the sixth consecutive year, the ‘Back to School’ campaign is continuing at KidZania Doha and Mall of Qatar in... Read more »

Leave our graffiti on the walls, say Sudan protesters

Qatar Wednesday condemned remarks made by an Israeli minister calling for enhancing Israeli sovereignty over Al Aqsa mosque and allowing Jewish and all visitors to storm into Al Aqsa.... Read more »

UAE prince visits Saudi, urges ‘dialogue’ to resolve Aden tension

Abu Dhabi’s crown prince has visited Saudi Arabia and called warring parties in Aden, the temporary seat of Yemen’s government, to engage in dialogue to “defuse tensions”. Sheikh Mohammed... Read more »

Guide to fireworks in the UAE

The Eid Al Adha celebrations will kick off in the UAE on August 8 for those travelling over the long weekend However, those who are staying behind have a... Read more »

Eid Al Adha prayer timings across UAE

Eid Al Adha prayers will be offered in designated mosques and Eid mussallah in Dubai at 6.07 am on Sunday, August 11. Muslims across the world offer the special... Read more »