Sunday, April 23, 2017



France set for crucial presidential election amid high security

As France goes to the polls on Sunday, tens of thousands of security forces, including elite units, have been deployed in the country to ensure citizens’ protection. France has beefed up security following Thursday night’s shooting in central Paris, which left one police officer dead. Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve on ...

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Cyclist Michele Scarponi dies following collision with van

Cyclist Michele Scarponi has died following a collision with a van while in Italy. According to a statement from his Astana team, the 37-year-old was on a training ride near his home in Filottrano when he was hit at a crossroads. Scarponi won the Giro d’Italia title in 2011.

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Man City set up fan zone in Abu Dhabi

If you’re a Man City fan in Abu Dhabi you’re in for a treat on Sunday. A special fan zone has been set up at Zayed Sports City to host fans wanting to watch the Emirates FA Cup semi-final game with Arsenal. English defender John Stones recently paid tribute to ...

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Parking free in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah today

All paid parking zones in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah will be free of charge on Israa Wal Miraaj holiday. In Abu Dhabi, the Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) announced that all surface public parking bays will be free on Sunday. In Dubai, the RTA said all paid zones will be ...

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