Saturday, August 19, 2017

Local News

Emirati boy rescued after 20m-deep sewage pit fall

Al Ain Civil Defence has rescued an Emirati boy who had fallen into a 20-metre-deep sewage pit in Al Muraifiyah area on Wednesday. According to the Ministry of Interior, rescue teams from Al Maqam and Basnad police stations rushed to the scene after they received an emergency call at 5 pm. The ...

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Emirati teen sees invention arrive in space

The Emirati schoolgirl whose invention was embraced by NASA has seen her creation arrive in space. 15-year-old Alia Al Mansoori’s ‘Genes in Space’ experiment arrived at the International Space Station Wednesday aboard a capsule and was captured by astronauts with a robotic arm. Speaking to ARN from Cape Canaveral in ...

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A-level results released in UAE today

A-level results are officially being released across the UAE Thursday. For many students it will be a memorable day, marking the end of secondary schooling. A lot of scholars will also be able to see confirmation of their University places today. Brendon Fulton, Principal at Dubai British School – one ...

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Companies illegally distributing flyers could find themselves in trouble

Dubai companies operating illegally and distributing flyers and cards on residents’ cars and outside their homes could find themselves in deep trouble if caught. The Dubai Municipality is in discussions with other government entities to possibly impose fines of up to AED 10 000 and deportation to those caught dispensing ...

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