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The U.A.E. will celebrate the first day of Eid Al Fitr today, the moon sighting committee announced on Sunday. Sultan bin Saeed Al Badi, Minister of Justice, who chaired the committee's meeting in Abu Dhabi, greeted the President, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the U.A.E. and Ruler of Dubai, Their Highnesses Members of the Supreme Council and Rulers of the Emirates, and the U.A.E. people ... Read More
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A local newspaper urged the rest of the world to follow the initiative taken by the U.A.E. to help the people of Gaza. In its editorial yesterday, Gulf News said: 'The worth of a nation can be gauged from its ability to correctly differentiate between a time to talk and the time to act. In ... Read More
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CAIRO:The Arab Parliament (AP) has condemned the escalation of extremism and violence in Libya, warning that the situation threatens the Arab national security. AP President Ahmed Mohammed Al Jarwan demanded all involved parties to exert maximum efforts to preserve territorial integrity and unity ... Read More
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The U.A.E.'s space programme could inspire innovation and spur further diversification of the country's economy. A mission to Mars would promote a focus on making breakthroughs in the development of new technologies, which could be patented and sold to foreign space agencies. It could also inspire ... Read More
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Twitter users should be aware of local laws when posting potentially inflammatory content, the country's telecommunications regulator has warned. Tweets must comply not only with Twitter's terms of service, but also U.A.E. laws and regulations, the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) said ... Read More
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In the presence of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Advisor to the U.A.E. President, Chairman of Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club, the club yesterday signed a joint agreement with Etihad Airways as the official carrier for club teams for all its trips and competitions in ... Read More
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The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, is maintaining its commitment to fund Takiyat Ibrahimi, an ancient charity soup-kitchen near the Al Ibrahimi Mosque in Al Khalil (Hebron), which has been distributing thousands of meals to underprivileged people from the city and neighbouring towns. In an exclusive ... Read More
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RAMALLAH: Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has distributed 8000 food packages to needy Palestinian families in Jerusalem and other areas in the West Bank, as part of its Ramadan-long humanitarian operation. An official from the Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation said Representative Office ... Read More
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Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, on Saturday honoured 30 Islamic calligraphers for reproducing a complete copy of the Holy Quran during a three-day calligraphy event. The calligraphers who hail from 11 Arab and Muslim countries handed over ... Read More
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The National Ambulance Company, NAC, has announced that it has stepped-up its preparedness to dealing with emergencies across the country during Eid-Al-Fitr, by increasing the number of medical personnel and ambulances available in an effort to swiftly respond to any emergency. Ahmad Al Hajiri, CEO ... Read More
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VERONA, ITALY: The U.A.E. ladies team registered a golden double winning the individual gold as well as the team gold in the HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival-supported first-ever H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Endurance Cup, a world class ... Read More