Tuesday, May 23, 2017


Dubai billionaire helps freed convicts return home

An Indian billionaire in the UAE has offered to pay for the flights of expat prisoners after they have served their sentence. Firoz Merchant, founder and chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers, has partnered with Faraj Fund, a group that seeks to help inmates in the UAE. Merchant is donating AED40,000 ...

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UAE leaders offer condolences to Queen Elizabeth II

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has joined world leaders in offering their condolences to Queen Elizabeth II, following the terrorist attack in Manchester last night. At least 22 people are now known to have died and more than 50 were injured following the bombings at Manchester ...

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50% discount on traffic fines in Ajman

Motorists who’ve been slapped with traffic fines in Ajman can now benefit from a 50 per cent reduction on the outstanding amount. The discount is valid only during the holy month of Ramadan and it applies to penalties incurred before May 21. However, it doesn’t cover fines accumulated for serious ...

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