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Fire rips through Dubai high-rise complex near world’s tallest tower

Fire rips through Dubai high-rise complex near world’s tallest tower

Terrifying moment as fire ripped through a downtown Dubai skyscraper, towering black cloud of poisonous smoke could be seen. The sky scrapper building with plumes reaching more than one hundred feet and rising above the mammoth skyscrapers. Huge flames appear to be flickering from the lowest floors of the building and sirens can be heard […]

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Emirates passenger jet catches fire in Dubai, Firefighter killed

Emirates passenger jet catches fire in Dubai, Firefighter killed

Aug  03, – The exact circumstances of the accident involving a Boeing 777 flying from India with 300 people on board were not immediately clear. Hundreds of passengers fled an Emirates airliner that crash-landed and caught fire in Dubai Wednesday, resulting in the death of a firefighter and a four-hour shutdown of the busy airport […]

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Pakistan’s former President Musharraf gets bail

Pakistan’s former President Musharraf gets bail

Oct 09. – Musharraf has faced legal problems ever since his return from exile in March, in a series of cases that have undermined the once sacrosanct position of the military in Pakistani society. The cases stem from his time in office which stretched from 1999 when he took power in a coup, to 2008 […]

October 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
Obese women prone to hormonal imbalance

Obese women prone to hormonal imbalance

Sep 28, –  Till now there is no agreement about the exact cause of PCOS but one could say that it is more common in females with a positive family history of PCOS or even type 2 diabetes, explains Dr Bashar Neamat Fadheel Sahar, Specialist Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Zulekha Hospital, Dubai. “It is also observed […]

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778 accidents caused by males in Dubai

778 accidents caused by males in Dubai

Sep 28, – Making a sudden turn topped the traffic violations list that led to 29 deaths and 200 injuries, followed by not paying attention on road, which led to 25 deaths, while 200 pedestrians were knocked down. Drink driving has caused seven deaths during the first seven months of the year. Major-General Mohammed Saif […]

September 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Rowhani on course to claim victory in Iran’s presidential election

Rowhani on course to claim victory in Iran’s presidential election

June 15, AP – Rowhani, a former nuclear negotiator, has over 50 percent of the more than 10 million ballots counted so far. His nearest challenger, Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf has tallied about 16 percent, and four other candidates trail more distantly, with between 1 and 13 percent of the total. Rowhani needs 50 percent to […]

June 15, 2013 | By More
Raha Moharrak puts UAE’s fame on top of the world

Raha Moharrak puts UAE’s fame on top of the world

May 19, AP – DUBAI – Mountaineering officials in Nepal said the 25-year-old graphic design graduate from the American University of Sharjah was among 64 climbers who successfully scaled Everest from Nepal’s side of the mountain, during a charity expedition. The UAE’s fame has reached new heights with a Dubai-based Saudi woman scaling Mount Everest […]

May 19, 2013 | By More
Breast cancer: Taking no chances

Breast cancer: Taking no chances

May 13, – As young thirty somethings in good health, most women are making decisions about career moves or family life. But a new phenomenon has been hitting the headlines recently, which has left growing numbers of women with an unenviable choice — one that could have untold effects on their personal lives. With breast […]

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