Two Motorists Sentenced To Clean Public Parks And Streets After Reckless Driving

Photos of two men cleaning streets at the Kalba corniche are surfacing the internet after the UAE’s Public Prosecution sentenced the duo to complete community service due to reckless driving. It goes without saying, but reckless driving is a big no. Any motorist caught driving carelessly is subject to a slew of fines and traffic … Continue reading Two Motorists Sentenced To Clean Public Parks And Streets After Reckless Driving

Dubai’s Jebel Ali Port Clarifies Reason Behind The Massive Blast On Inbound Oil Tanker

Thick plumes of dark smoke and flames devastated the Jebel Ali Port last midnight as a result of flammable substances catching fire inside an oil tanker arriving in Dubai. Scores of residents from Al Barsha Heights, Jumeirah and Business Bay woke up to a tremor in the wee hours of yesterday night as the inbound … Continue reading Dubai’s Jebel Ali Port Clarifies Reason Behind The Massive Blast On Inbound Oil Tanker

Expo 2020 Kicks Off Three-Month Countdown Featuring Lionel Messi

There’s a great deal of hype surrounding Expo 2020, and they’re raising the anticipation one notch further featuring Lionel Messi in a promotional countdown video. If you’re a long-timer in Dubai, chances are the flashback of Dubai winning the Expo 2020 bid in 2013 feels like yesterday. Fast forward to 2021, we’re only three months … Continue reading Expo 2020 Kicks Off Three-Month Countdown Featuring Lionel Messi

Hope Probe Captures Visuals Of Mars’ Rare Discrete Aurora

In a first for mankind’s exploration on Mars, the UAE’s Hope Probe captured a series of photographs documenting the Red Planet’s Discrete Aurora. Courtesy of the Hope Probe’s EMPUS (Emirates Mars Ultraviolet Spectrometer) instrument, the Emirates Mars Mission rolled out a slew of stunning photographs showing Mars ”in the far-ultraviolet” featuring patterns that could trace … Continue reading Hope Probe Captures Visuals Of Mars’ Rare Discrete Aurora

Massive 15 Tonne Bryde’s Whale Whale Discovered Off The Dubai Coast

Teams from Dubai and UAE-affiliated environment authorities rushed to the Jebel Ali canal after DP World reported the sighting of a huge 15 tonne-heavy bryde’s whale in the waters. Although the Bryde's whale is a rare species around the UAE’s waters and only a few reported in the Arabian Sea, DP World alerted the authorities … Continue reading Massive 15 Tonne Bryde’s Whale Whale Discovered Off The Dubai Coast

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Set To Allow Spectators This Year

After hosting the 2020 edition with a limited number of guests, Yas Marina Circuit confirms this year’s Abu Dhabi GP will welcome fans and spectators in a "safe and managed environment." Let’s admit it, no one likes seeing empty stands in any sporting event. Last year witnessed Formula 1 racers square off in the season-ending … Continue reading Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Set To Allow Spectators This Year

Abu Dhabi Set To Host Remainder Of Pakistan Super League Fixtures

Pakistan’s flagship cricket tournament, Pakistan Super League (PSL) is making a return to the UAE to host its remaining matches following a postponement last February after some players tested positive for Coronavirus. Halfway through the 2021 edition, PSL organizers announced the tournament to be suspended as seven cricketers tested positive for Covid-19. Rumors about some … Continue reading Abu Dhabi Set To Host Remainder Of Pakistan Super League Fixtures

UAE Leaders Share Greetings As Eid Al Fitr Confirmed To Begin On Thursday

A four-day holiday begins in the UAE to celebrate the auspicious occasion of Eid Al Fitr, with a slew of greetings and congratulatory messages shared by UAE Royals. Last night was a no-show by the Shawwal moon for Saudi Arabia’s moon sighting committee, hence confirming Eid Al Fitr to fall on Thursday, 13th May. Following … Continue reading UAE Leaders Share Greetings As Eid Al Fitr Confirmed To Begin On Thursday

UAE In Contention For Hosting T20 Cricket World Cup This Year

It looks like the UAE is being considered as a host nation for the highly-anticipated T20 cricket world cup as a contingency plan for India due to the spike of Coronavirus cases it’s facing. Since last September, Coronavirus cases saw a downhill trend from an average of 90,000-odd cases to its lowest count of 9,102 … Continue reading UAE In Contention For Hosting T20 Cricket World Cup This Year

Sheikh Mohammed Condoles The Death Of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Britain’s longest-serving consort to a monarch in history and husband of Queen Elizabeth ll, His Royal Highness Prince Philip passed away aged 99 at the Windsor Castle. A long-serving veteran in the Royal Navy and the oldest male in the British Royal Family, Prince Philip completed 22,919 solo engagements and 5,493 speeches since 1952 until … Continue reading Sheikh Mohammed Condoles The Death Of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh