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Obaida's family finds justice in the execution of killer

Family says the execution has brought them peace after the nightmarish ordeal that began on May 20, 2016

New toilets in trains no better than septic tanks — IIT-M study

Experts point out that most of the new bio-toilets' are ineffective or ill maintained

Massive traffic near Dubai Mall due to super sale in Dubai

A weekend of mega shopping frenzy awaits UAE consumers as retailers have reduced their prices

Timeline of executions in UAE

Timeline of executions in UAE

Revealed: This Swiss village will pay you Dh93K to live there

This picturesque town in Switzerland is seeing a decline in population and wants outsiders to move in

Kim disciplines North Korea's top military organisation

Restricting the establishment's top officials is the latest sign that the Pyongyang leader is trying to tighten his grip on party elites and the armed forces

Obaida's father refuses to pardon son's killer

Convict executed in Al Ruwaya after his final wish to be pardoned is rejected

Bitcoin drawing some of the world's fastest traders

Five of the biggest electronic traders in the world are already trading bitcoin. Jump Trading LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC and Hudson River Trading are in the market,

Timeline of the Obaida murder case

Timeline of the Obaida murder case

New speed limit on Sharjah road

The speed limit on a major highway in Sharjah has just been increased from 80km/h to 100km/h

More proof of Iran's outreach to Saudi Arabia published

Iranian diplomatic circles are embarrassed and confused about the leaking of sensitive information

Man who raped, killed eight-year-old boy Obaida executed

Nida Eisa Abdullah, 48, was executed this morning, Gulf News has learnt

Dubai's three-day Super Sale kicks off today

Retailers are slashing prices by up to 90 per cent

Car crashes halt Dubai traffic

A number of car accidents were reported on Dubai roads, causing major delays to commuters on Thursday

Amazing weekend activities and free deals in the UAE

We have compiled several free things for you to do this weekend along with splurge options

Three jailed in Dh1.6b car sale fraud and money laundering case

Of the 38 charged, 33 were found not guilty in the first case related to the Dh1.6 billion car trade fraud

Engineer, who went for massage, got beaten and robbed

Woman suspect and 2 absconders beat engineer, threatened to kill him with hot iron, stole his Dh179,000

UAE's Best Nanny set to get 1 million in home currency

20 candidates shortlisted from 500 entries, winner to be announced on November 25

Soldier accused of running car over policeman, resisting arrest

Suspect intentionally hit police car with his vehicle and wrecked it

Are you ready for the three-day Super Sale?

Up to 90 per cent discount on leading brands across Dubai

South African student hits 490 not out in 50-over match

Youngster slams 57 sixes and 27 fours in 151-ball innings on his 20th birthday

Barca into last 16 after Juve stalemate

Messi starts on bench for Catalans, as United lose and Chelsea, Atletico win

Sharjah Police help father reunite with his two young daughters

Emirati man gets back daughters aged 15 and 17 after 14 years

Joyalukkas marks Work Out Day

Jewellery retailer staff showcase commitment to health and wellbeing

Congress finally seals deal with Hardik Patel

Promises job quotas to the agitating Patel community if it comes to power

Mafia godfather buried amid friends and foes in Corleone

Nicknamed 'The Beast' because of his cruelty, Salvatore 'Toto' Riina succumbed to cancer last week aged 87

Ninth Australian lawmaker quits as citizenship crisis widens

Skye Kakoschke-Moore is latest casualty in a widening crisis that has already cost the government its majority

Aqua biking makes a splash in the capital

Sea Time's underwater biking classes a huge hit among residents

McDonald's Soft Serve is now Dh2 at some locations

Cost of the popular ice-cream cone goes up to Dh2 in seven UAE locations

Robots of future: Allies or rivals?

Humanoid robot Sophia tells Knowledge Summit she wants to fall in love

New payment gateways picking up in the UAE

Samsung Pay and Apple Pay allow transactions that are not only quicker but also safer and more private, claim retailers

New abras replacing water buses in Dubai

Al Seef marine station to be reopened as part of RTA's improvement plan

Flash flood: Indian teen's body to be flown to Kerala

Decomposed remains of engineering student retrieved from dam in Oman after six days in by UAE and Omani police personnel

Meet the Indian captain who lived alone on a ship for a year

27-year-old Indian captain survived in an oil tanker with minimal food and water and no electricity

Two killed in road accident in Ras Al Khaimah

The deceased, who were both Asians, included a man aged 28 and woman aged 22

Motorcyclist caught speeding at 278km/h in Sharjah

Police said it was the highest speed violation detected in recent times

Warning: Rough to very rough seas, rain this weekend

Offshore waves reaching 10ft expected due to extension of low pressure in Saudi Arabia

Shaikh Mohammad receives Order of the Mother of the Nation award

The honour is in recognition of his humanitarian initiatives in less developed countries conducted through the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives

Azizi starts work on 105-building community

First phase of the project located in MBR City to be delivered by May 2019

'There is still time to unify ranks against Iran'

Iran's regional threat and the situation in Lebanon were the topics that captured the attention of newspapers in the region

Paramedics save suicidal man in Dubai

A man tried to kill himself by jumping from the fourth floor of his apartment

Etisalat offers 'non- stop' data for Dh140 per month

Firm introduces mobile plan for the first time and it's open to new or existing customers

Body of Indian teenager swept away by flash floods found in Oman

The Indian teen's body was found six days after he went missing in flash floods in Khor Fakkan

VAT can prompt UAE residential developers to get more generous

This could mean stretched post-handover payment terms will become even more frequent

UAE private sector holidays declared

Private sector holidays will be from November 30 to December 2, work will resume on December 3

Viral video shows Filipino rescuing elderly man stuck in Jeddah floods

Social media users called on authorities to investigate the failure of civil defense officers to do their jobs

UAE private sector holiday declared

Private sector holiday for Prophet's birthday, Commemoration Day and UAE National Day from November 30 to December 2

Mapped: UAE is one of safest countries to visit in Middle East

UAE is as safe as United States, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Germany

Lowest UAE temperature at 10.1°C

Forecasters expect the sea to be rough in waters off the north-west

'White Friday' craze kicks off: Up to 85% off on 8 million items

Up to 85% off as Souq.com unleashes 'White Friday' from 16,000 brands