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News: United Arab Emirates

We have started to collect the most important news related to United Arab Emirates in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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United Arab Emirates: news

Kovalainen top as McLaren shine

Friday, October 30th 2009, 16:49
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Abu Dhabi

Heikki Kovalainen grabs top spot from his McLaren team-mate Lewis Hamilton in Friday's second practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
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Live - Abu Dhabi GP practice

Friday, October 30th 2009, 8:28

McLaren enjoy a productive Friday at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as their cars top both practice sessions.
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Israelis mark Emirates flag debut

Thursday, October 15th 2009, 11:35
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel officials are marking a small diplomatic success, their flag's first official appearance in the United Arab Emirates.
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'Weapons plane' detained in India

Monday, September 7th 2009, 14:27
related countries: India India
related places: Calcutta

A United Arab Emirates transport plane is detained in Calcutta after customs officials find arms and explosives in its cargo.
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UAE 'seizes N Korea arms cargo'

Friday, August 28th 2009, 21:28
related countries: Iran Iran, North Korea North Korea

The United Arab Emirates seizes a ship illegally carrying North Korean weapons bound for Iran, UN diplomatic sources say.
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UAE Blackberry update was spyware

Tuesday, July 21st 2009, 11:50

A software update promoted by United Arab Emirates telecoms firm Etisalat appears to have been surveillance software.
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Muslim makeover

Wednesday, June 24th 2009, 15:58

Emirati designers jazz up traditional Islamic dress
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France opens military base in UAE

Tuesday, May 26th 2009, 9:34
related countries: France France

President Nicolas Sarkozy has opened a French military base in the UAE, its first permanent base in the Gulf.
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Workers 'exploited' on UAE island

Tuesday, May 19th 2009, 14:10
related places: Abu Dhabi

Thousands of migrants building an island development in Abu Dhabi face exploitation and abuse, a rights group says.
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UAE detains 'torture tape' sheikh

Tuesday, May 12th 2009, 9:43
related places: Abu Dhabi

Prosecutors detain a member of the Abu Dhabi ruling family over a video apparently showing him torture another man.
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Bangladesh child jockeys get cash

Tuesday, May 5th 2009, 12:19
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

The United Arab Emirates pays $1.43m in compensation to hundreds of former child camel jockeys in Bangladesh.
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UAE fines mother over baby death

Monday, May 4th 2009, 18:53

A woman who lost her baby in a traffic accident in the United Arab Emirates is fined for causing the death of the unborn child.
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UAE to probe sheikh torture tape

Thursday, April 30th 2009, 17:07
related places: Abu Dhabi

The Abu Dhabi government condemns the torture of a man by a royal family member and calls an inquiry into the case.
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Lee will rejoin Australia squad

Monday, April 27th 2009, 14:16
related countries: Australia Australia, Pakistan Pakistan

Australia fast bowler Brett Lee will rejoin the squad for their last two one-dayers against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
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