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Sharjah Residency urges violators to rectify their status

Sharjah: The Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Sharjah has once more called on violators of the residency law to take an initiative by correcting their status in accordance with the legal procedures in this respect.

Brig. Dr Abdullah …


Mohammed bin Saud opens RAK Ramadan Festival

Ras al-Khaimah: H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, crown prince of Ras al-Khaimah inaugurated on Tuesday evening the fifth edition of RAK Ramadan Festival organised by the RAK Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI).

Flanked by …


KZHF distributes Ramadan Iftar meals at Al Aqsa Mosque yards

Jerusalem: The Khalifa bin Zayed Humanitarian Foundation (KZHF) has distributed thousands of Iftar meals among fasters at Al-Aqsa Mosque yards since the beginning of Ramadan.

It also distributed food parcels among poor and needy families at Palestinian Tents in the …

Business & Finance

Etisalat announces AED1.9 bn net profit in Q2 in 2012

Abu Dhabi: Etisalat, the Abu Dhabi headquartered telecommunications group with operations in 16 countries, today announced a net profit after federal royalty of AED 1.9 billion for the second quarter of 2012 ending 30 June 2012, representing an additional growth …


Mohammed bin Zayed receives scholars

Abu Dhabi: His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces has received here at Al Bateen Palace Muslim Clerics, guests of UAE President, who converged …


Deputy PM Meets Outgoing Saudi Ambassador

Doha, July 25 (QNA) - HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmad bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud met here on Wednesday with outgoing Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Qatar, HE Ahmad Bin Ali


Al-Kuwari Urges for Support of Campaign for the Relief of Syrians

Doha, July 24 (QNA) - The  Qatari Campaign for the Relief of the Syrian people (we all Sham) organized by Qatari charities will start on  Wednesday in various parts of the country and will continue until 29 July.
 The campaign


HE the Minister of Awqaf Opens Ramadan Tent

Doha, July 25 (QNA) - HE the Minister of Awqaf (Endowment) and Islamic Affairs Dr. Ghaith bin Mubarak al-Kuwari opened last night Ramadan Tent next to the Imam Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab Mosque.
 The tent will host a number of

Politics / Sports

U-1 Spirit of Qatar’s Villwock Bids for Hat-Trick

Tri-Cities, USA, July 25 (QNA) - U-1 Spirit of Qatar's Dave Villwock will be aiming for a hat-trick of victories in this year s Air National Guard H1 Hydroplane Series when he tackles this weekend s Lamb Weston Colombia Cup