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King Salman receives Emir of Kuwait

JEDDAH: King Salman received the Emir of Kuwait in Riyadh on Monday.The king discussed with Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah relations between the two countries as well as regional developments in addition to issues of mutual interest, the Saudi Press Agency reported.In attendance were a number of dignitaries including, Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin […]

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Watch: Meteors spotted flying across Dubai sky?

Abu Dhabi: A meteor passed through the skies of Dubai on Monday evening, the Dubai Media Office said on its official Twitter handle.   #dubai #lightsinsky pic.twitter.com/9t3NMlUBS6— Stewart Taylor (@stutaylor25) October 16, 2017 A number of residents also witnessed the meteor passing through the UAE and commented on their social media accounts.  [embedded content] [embedded […]

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This is how one fine can cost you Dh1,500

Abu Dhabi Police’s awareness campaign aims to remind drivers about what common traffic mistakes can rack up hefty fines and black points Dubai: Whether you want to tint your car windows or merely take a quick look at that incoming message on your phone, carrying out such simple mistakes can cost you plenty. To curb […]

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Maduro wins Venezuela election landslide

President takes 17 of 23 states in official results described as ‘suspicious’ by opposition Image Credit: AP Pro-government supporters wave flags and chat near a relocated polling center ahead of state governors elections in Caracas, Venezuela, on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. Caracas: The socialist government of President Nicolas Maduro won a landslide 17 out of […]

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Nominations sought for Saudi scientific, humanitarian award

Jeddah: Nominations for the Princess Adelah bint Abdullah Scientific and Humanitarian Award are now open, the Sanad Children’s Cancer Support Association has announced.The award has three categories: Scientific, humanitarian and determination. Nominations will be evaluated by doctors and experts.“The award seeks to honor pediatric cancer researchers, pediatric tumor treatment programs, and individuals and institutions that […]