Thursday, August 25, 2016



Uber’s food-delivery drivers in London plan strike on pay

Drivers for Uber’s food-delivery service in London are threatening to strike this week if wages ...

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Indian construction worker wins AED 1 million in UAE raffle

A construction worker from India has won AED 1,000,000 in a raffle draw of a ...

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Truck driver kills pedestrian while playing Pokemon Go

A truck driver in Japan ran over two people, killing one, while playing Pokemon Go. ...

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Dubai Airports traffic outlook: Thursday, August 25

Here’s the traffic outlook at Dubai Airports for Thursday, August 25, from Lorne Riley, Director ...

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Colombia and FARC rebels reach final deal to end 52-year war

Colombia reached a final peace agreement with Marxist rebels, who will convert into a legal ...

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Weapons inspectors find evidence Syria has chemical program

Inspectors working in Syria have detected the presence of previously undeclared chemical warfare agents, suggesting ...

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RTA denies it’s in talks with UAE banks to finance Metro extension

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has denied it’s in talks with banks to finance ...

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Delays as Dubai Metro halts during evening rush hour

Commuters on the Dubai Metro were left stranded on Wednesday evening after the service was ...

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Afghan forces kill gunmen to end Kabul university attack

A night-long assault on the American University in Kabul has ended after Afghan security forces ...

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Italy quake death toll rises to more than 240

More than 240 people have died and hundreds others have been injured following the powerful ...

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