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Dubai: Metropolis in United Arab Emirates
Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the capital of the Emirate of Dubai.

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Vande Bharat Mission: Air India flight carrying 91 stranded Indians from Dubai lands in Indore [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: Air India flight carrying 91 stranded Indians from Dubai lands in Indore

After two months, Air India flight carrying 91 Indian nationals from Dubai landed in Indore under the Vande Bharat Mission. The flight landed on Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport on September 21. Of 91..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:07Published
IPL 2020: 'It's just one game', says Kings XI's Mayank Agarwal after losing to DC in first match [Video]

IPL 2020: 'It's just one game', says Kings XI's Mayank Agarwal after losing to DC in first match

Delhi Capitals beat the Kings XI Punjab in their first match of IPL 2020 in Dubai where the nailbiter ended in super over match. On being asked about the performance of his team, Punjab's opener..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:17Published
The irrepressible Ramesh Shukla - Dubai's unofficial royal photographer [Video]

The irrepressible Ramesh Shukla - Dubai's unofficial royal photographer

Photographer Ramesh Shukla has devoted his life to documenting key moments in the history of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates over the course of five decades, after arriving with little more than a..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 03:00Published
Gauging the impact of the global pandemic on the Real Estate market in Dubai [Video]

Gauging the impact of the global pandemic on the Real Estate market in Dubai

In gauging the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on the real estate market in Dubai, Euronews' Target discovers that the first half of 2020 actually saw transactions worth the equivalent of €16.3 billion...

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High octane watersports: Inside a submersible Seabreacher [Video]

High octane watersports: Inside a submersible Seabreacher

Euronews' James O'Hagan meets Manea from Seabreacher in UAE who takes him for an exhilarating ride in a seabreacher and on a flyboard at Jumeirah Beach in Dubai for this episode of Adventure.View on..

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British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork [Video]

British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork

British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork

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Real life 'Swades'! Software engineer shuns US job to start farming [Video]

Real life 'Swades'! Software engineer shuns US job to start farming

Bored from his monotonous job, a software engineer left his job to start farming in his village in Kalaburagi. Satish Kumar who hails from Shelagi village has started farming for the past two years and..

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Alleged Dawood Ibrahim man calls at Maharashtra CM's home; security boosted [Video]

Alleged Dawood Ibrahim man calls at Maharashtra CM's home; security boosted

A man claiming to be an associate of gangster Dawood Ibrahim dialled up Maharashtra Chief Minister's residence on September 5. The call led to ringing of alarm bells in the administration and security..

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Watch: MS Dhoni hits massive six during CSK’s training session in Dubai [Video]

Watch: MS Dhoni hits massive six during CSK’s training session in Dubai

MS Dhoni and Chennai Super Kings players were seen practicing in the nets for the first session ahead of IPL 2020 in Dubai. Dhoni was seen hitting a massive six on leg-spinner Piyush Chawla’s..

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Dining in the Dubai desert and cooking beneath the sand [Video]

Dining in the Dubai desert and cooking beneath the sand

In this episode of Taste, Euronews heads to the Dubai desert to sample and discover a Bedouin dish cooked beneath the sand.View on euronews

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Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai [Video]

Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai

Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai

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Lifting lockdowns, innovating against COVID and staycation trends [Video]

Lifting lockdowns, innovating against COVID and staycation trends

Business Line looks at why ending lockdown in the UK may not save some businesses; a Dubai-based initiative to help innovators get their COVID-fighting technologies to market; and, how an unexpected..

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 08:00Published
UAE ends boycott of Israel in US-brokered deal [Video]

UAE ends boycott of Israel in US-brokered deal

Trade can now begin between the UAE, home to oil-rich Abu Dhabi and skyscraper-studded Dubai, and Israel, home to thriving tech start-ups.View on euronews

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Flavio Briatore: "I was the one of the best" [Video]

Flavio Briatore: "I was the one of the best"

The ex‐ Formula 1 multi millionaire businessman talks to Euronews about his successful career and passion for Dubai.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 07:53Published
How Artificial Intelligence at Dubai's 'AI Everything' is combating COVID‐19 [Video]

How Artificial Intelligence at Dubai's 'AI Everything' is combating COVID‐19

Artificial Intelligence can offer many solutions in the wake of the COVID‐19 pandemic. Industry leaders and policy makers gathered at Dubai's AI Everything event, to showcase the innovations..

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Color-coded wristbands guide social distancing [Video]

Color-coded wristbands guide social distancing

A company in Dubai introduces colored bracelets for their employees to signify how they want to be greeted by others amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Kerala plane crash: Why safety regulator says Calicut airport is safe [Video]

Kerala plane crash: Why safety regulator says Calicut airport is safe

In a conversation with Hindustan Times' national political editor, Sunetra Choudhury, Directorate general of civil aviation (DGCA) chief Arun Kumar said that the tabletop runway at Calicut Airport was..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 08:47Published
Kozhikode crash: Mortal remains of pilot-in-command Deepak Sathe reach Mumbai [Video]

Kozhikode crash: Mortal remains of pilot-in-command Deepak Sathe reach Mumbai

Mortal remains of pilot-in-command Deepak Vasanth Sathe reached Mumbai on Sunday afternoon. Mortal remains were kept at the Air India facility near the Terminal 2 of the Chhatrapati Shivaji..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 03:10Published
Kozhikode crash: AI Express employees pay tribute to fallen co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar [Video]

Kozhikode crash: AI Express employees pay tribute to fallen co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar

Air India Express employees paid tribute to fallen co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar in Delhi. Akhilesh lost his life with 17 others in Kozhikode plane crash. The body of the deceased was brought to Delhi from..

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Paul Rusesabagina: President denies Hotel Rwanda hero was kidnapped

The Rwandan president denies claims that Paul Rusesabagina was spirited out of Dubai to face arrest.
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Paul Rusesabagina: Hotel Rwanda hero 'abducted in Dubai'

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Air India Express plane crash-lands with nearly 200 onboard after Dubai-Calicut flight — reports

An Air India Express plane from Dubai has crashed on landing at Calicut airport in India's Kerala region, officials told local media.
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Hushpuppi's lawyer says FBI 'kidnapped' Nigerian Instagrammer from Dubai

"Hushpuppi", who posts about his extravagant lifestyle, is accused of multimillion-dollar fraud.
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Dubai drug raid: 'No reason' to hold Liverpool flight attendant

Derrin Crawford's family say the 23-year-old tested negative for drugs but is still in jail.
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How the US caught flashy Nigerian Instagrammers 'with $40m'

Dubai has extradited "mrwoodbery" and "hushpuppi" to the US to face cyber money fraud charges.
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Iranian wedding party fuelled new COVID-19 surge, President Rouhani says

DUBAI (Reuters)- - A wedding party contributed to a new surge in coronavirus infections in Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday but insisted the country had no option but to keep its economy..
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Dubai to reopen malls and private businesses

Dubai will allow the full reopening of malls and private businesses starting on Wednesday, its media office said, after the gleaming United Arab Emirates business hub began easing restrictions last..
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Dubai reopens four beaches and major parks to public starting Friday

Dubai announced it will reopen 4 beaches and major parks as well the Dubai Frame architectural landmark for the general public starting on Friday, the Dubai media office announced in a statement.
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Dubai hits the ski slope as coronavirus restrictions lift

Adnan Mayasi's first move after Dubai lifted coronavirus restrictions on leisure activities was to hit the emirate's indoor ski slope - with the added protection of surgical mask and plastic gloves.
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Coronavirus in the Maldives: The couple trapped on never-ending honeymoon

A Dubai-based couple are still stuck at a deserted resort, more than two months after their wedding.
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Porsches, popcorn and social distancing at Dubai drive-in cinema

Movie-goers in Dubai frustrated by the closure of cinemas during the coronavirus pandemic will soon be able to watch films from the comfort of their own car at a new drive-in cinema created on the roof..
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Dubai reopens parks, hotel beaches in further easing of curbs

The United Arab Emirates business and tourism hub Dubai has allowed public parks to reopen and hotel guests to access private beaches, state media said, as the emirate gradually lifts restrictions..
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Dubai turns world's tallest building into coronavirus charity box

The world's tallest building, Dubai's 828-metre Burj Khalifa, has become a glowing charity donation box, raising money for food for United Arab Emirates residents suffering the economic impact of the..
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Social distancing signs around the world show the new normal

They range from simple spray-painted circles on the ground in a Mogadishu market to bright and breezy floor stickers in a Dubai mall, which blow a kiss and urge: "Hey there beautiful, don't forget to..
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Following Dubai, more UAE malls, restaurants reopen

Malls in the United Arab Emirates' capital Abu Dhabi began reopening to a restricted number of customers this weekend as the UAE eases lockdown measures imposed more than a month ago to combat the..
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Dubai lifts lockdown on two densely populated commercial districts

The emirate of Dubai said on Sunday it has lifted its full lockdown on two commercial districts which have a large population of low-income migrant workers, after the United Arab Emirates eased..
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Dubai opens restaurants and cafes, resumes public transportation

Dubai on Thursday allowed cafes and restaurants to resume business, and shopping malls to be opened partially from 12 p.m until 10 p.m, but with a maximum capacity of 30%, Dubai's media office..
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UAE, Pakistan working on more repatriation flights for Pakistanis

The United Arab Emirates and Pakistan are working to add more flights to repatriate Pakistani citizens from the Gulf Arab state, a Dubai government source said on Wednesday.
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Dubai extends 24-hour coronavirus curfew by a week

Dubai, the United Arab Emirate's business hub, has extended a 24-hours-a-day curfew imposed as part of a sterilisation drive to control the spread of the coronavirus by a week, the government said in a..
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Oman isolates textile market over coronavirus, Dubai curbs movement permits

Oman locked down a textile market in a town popular with tourists over coronavirus fears and Dubai emirate restricted curfew movement permits on Thursday as the number of reported infections in the..
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Dubai imposes two-week lockdown as Gulf states step up coronavirus fight

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Dubai to support Emirates airline, halts tourist market to fight coronavirus

Dubai said on Tuesday it would help its state-run Emirates airline mitigate the financial blow from the coronavirus outbreak as authorities enforced a full lockdown on a district famous for gold and..
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UAE imposes first lockdown on historic district to slow coronavirus

Dubai enforced the UAE's first full lockdown on a district housing the emirate's famous gold and spice markets on Tuesday, to disinfect the normally bustling tourist and trade area as part of efforts..
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Saudi reports first coronavirus death, UAE gears up for lockdown

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday reported its first death from the coronavirus, a 51-year-old Afghani resident, while the United Arab Emirates' main airports in Dubai and Abu Dhabi said they would temporarily..
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Coronavirus fears shut bars, borders; WHO urges world to ‘test, test, test’

Bars, restaurants, cinemas and schools were shutting down from New York and Los Angeles to Paris and Dubai in a worldwide effort to combat the coronavirus pandemic, as financial markets tumbled despite..
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Dubai closes bars, lounges due to coronavirus outbreak: government circular

Dubai is closing all bars and lounges in the emirate with immediate effect until the end of March due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a government circular issued on Monday.
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Dubai closes four theme parks until end of March over coronavirus

Dubai said on Saturday it was temporarily suspending operations at four major theme parks and tourist attractions until the end of March amid coronavirus concerns.
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Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed: Ruling is 'step toward' freeing Sheikha Latifa

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South African coronavirus case came via Dubai to Durban

South Africa's first coronavirus case came from Italy via Dubai to the main airport in the eastern city of Durban, the health minister said on Friday.
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Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum: Who is Dubai's ruler?

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Princess Haya: I feared Dubai ruler would abduct my kids

Jordanian Princess Haya bint al-Hussein told London's High Court that she feared her former husband, the ruler of Dubai, would abduct her two children, take them back to the Gulf Arab state and prevent..
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Dubai's ruler abducted daughters and threatened former wife, UK judge rules

Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum ordered the abduction of two of his daughters and orchestrated a campaign of intimidation against his former wife, a British judge has ruled.
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Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed says UK court ruling was one-sided

Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum said on Thursday a judgment by a senior British judge that he had abducted two of his daughters and subjected his wife to a campaign of intimidation..
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