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


Dubai ruler and princess set for legal battle in London next month

Jordanian Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, the estranged wife of Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, appeared at the High Court in London on Tuesday in the latest round of a battle over..
Reuters - Published

British tanker docks in Dubai after detention by Iran

A British-flagged tanker that was detained by Iran for 10 weeks, docked in Dubai on Saturday, after a standoff that has stoked tensions along a vital global shipping route for oil.
Reuters - Published

▶ Videos for Dubai

Expo 2020: A year to go [Video]Expo 2020: A year to go

The Business Line programme looks at how far the Expo 2020 construction has developed and how other countries can take part in UAE's new attraction in Dubai.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 08:00Published

UK-flagged tanker Stena Impero seized in July leaves Iranian port [Video]UK-flagged tanker Stena Impero seized in July leaves Iranian port

Stena Impero has set a new destination for Port Rashid in Dubai 2 months after it was seized in the Strait of Hormuz.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:41Published

Celebrity Syrian designer Rami Al Ali says rules of couture have changed [Video]Celebrity Syrian designer Rami Al Ali says rules of couture have changed

Dubai-based fashion designer Rami Al Ali, who launched his eponymous label in 2000, is best known for dressing celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Helen Mirren and Nancy Ajram.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 12:00Published

Athletes scale the heights in gruelling Beijing vertical run [Video]Athletes scale the heights in gruelling Beijing vertical run

Seven straight wins for Australian Suzy Walsh in the annual vertical run up Beijing's 330-metre tall China World Summit building.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:59Published


UK tanker held in Iran enters Dubai port: Refinitiv ship-tracking data

The British-flagged Stena Impero tanker, which was detained by Iran's Revolutionary Guards in July, has entered port Rashid in Dubai, according to Refinitiv shipping data.
Reuters - Published

Stena Impero in international water following Iran detention

Stena Impero, the British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran, has reached international waters on route to Dubai, the Swedish owner of the tanker said on Friday.
Reuters - Published

British tanker leaves Iranian port after July seizure

The British-flagged Stena Impero tanker left Iran's Bandar Abbas port on Friday and was heading for Dubai so the crew could be repatriated, the owner said, after the ship was detained in July by..
Reuters - Published

Two flights diverted from Dubai due to suspected drones

Two flights were diverted from Dubai International Airport on Sunday due to suspected drone activity, the hub's operator said, at least the second disruption of its kind there this year.
Reuters - Published

Dubai helicopter rides, hating movies & killing rabbits - Michael Owen busts internet rumours

England and Liverpool star Michael Owen reveals how he 'hates watching films' and how he 'didn't commute to Newcastle every day in a helicopter' as he busts internet rumours in BBC Sport's 'Setting it..
BBC News - Published

Seven of tanker Stena Impero's crew reach Dubai after Iran frees them

Seven of the 23 crew members of the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero that was seized by Iran in July reached Dubai on Thursday after Tehran agreed to their release, a Russian official said.
Reuters - Published

VFS: Who is the company subcontracted by the Home Office to process visa applications?

The Dubai-based firm handles some of the most sensitive personal data held by dozens of governments around the world, including the bulk of UK visa applications – but it remains largely unknown
Independent - Published

How Home Office makes millions a week from outsourcing visas to Dubai-based firm accused of exploitation

Exclusive: UK government made £438.1m in the last year alone after outsourcing operations to a Dubai-based firm that has been deluged with complaints
Independent - Published

P&O Cruises cancels Dubai and Gulf voyages amid Iran tensions

P&O Cruises has canceled cruises around Dubai and the Arabian Gulf after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in the region.
Reuters - Published

UK court sets November hearing for case of Dubai ruler and princess

A full hearing in a case that pits the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum against his wife, a Jordanian princess, over the welfare of their two children will be heard on Nov. 11 in an..
Reuters - Published

Jordan keeps silent in case pitting princess against sheikh

Jordan is staying silent about a legal battle pitting a Jordanian princess against her estranged husband, the ruler of Dubai, as King Abdullah seeks to contain any fallout from a case involving his..
Reuters - Published

Dubai: Expectation vs reality

It's a city for the flash, the brash and the successful – but what's going on beneath the surface?
BBC News - Published

Dubai ruler's wife Princess Haya applies for forced marriage protection order in court battle over children

Jordanian princess also seeks wardship of children and non-molestation order from High Court
Independent - Published

Dubai ruler’s wife seeks 'forced marriage protection order' in English court

The wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, Jordanian Princess Haya, has applied for a "forced marriage protection order" in an English court in relation to one of her two children.
Reuters - Published

Princess Haya: Dubai ruler and wife begin London court battle

It emerged this month that Princess Haya was hiding in the UK capital, allegedly in fear for her life.
BBC News - Published

Swiss minister under fire for tobacco sponsorship of Expo pavilion

Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis is under fire from the nation's medical elite over a 1.8 million Swiss francs ($1.8 million) sponsoring deal with tobacco giant Philip Morris International to help..
Reuters - Published

Princess Haya Bint al-Hussein: The Dubai princess 'hiding in London'

The princess has separated from her husband, the ruler of Dubai, and is preparing for a court battle.
BBC News - Published

Princess Haya: Dubai ruler's wife in UK 'in fear of her life'

Princess Haya, a wife of Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum, is said to have fled in fear of her life.
BBC News - Published

Former Abraaj executive pleads guilty to U.S. charges

A former executive of collapsed Dubai private equity firm Abraaj Capital Ltd on Friday pleaded guilty to U.S. fraud and conspiracy charges, admitting that he lied to investors about the firm's..
Reuters - Published

Emirates re-routing flights away from possible conflict areas in Gulf

Emirates Airline is re-routing flights away from areas of possible conflict in the Gulf, a spokeswoman for the Dubai-based company said on Friday, amid growing military tension between Iran and the..
Reuters - Published

Blast-hit Norwegian tanker's crew land in Dubai

Crew members of Frontline's oil tanker Front Altair, one of two vessels attacked this week in the Gulf of Oman, have landed in Dubai, the Norwegian ship's operator said on Saturday.
Reuters - Published

Three more former Abraaj executives face U.S. fraud charges

U.S. prosecutors on Thursday unveiled criminal charges against three more former executives of collapsed Dubai private equity firm Abraaj Capital Ltd, accusing them of taking part in a massive..
Reuters - Published

Dubai bus crash: 17 dead after bus hits overhead sign

dubai bus crash: 17 dead after bus hits overhead sign
The Oman-registered bus was carrying 31 passengers when it struck an overhead road sign.
BBC News - Published

British teacher died after swallowing bag of cocaine at airport before flight to Dubai

Victoria Buchanan, 42, is thought to have realised the drug was still in her possession after checking in at Manchester Airport
Independent - Published

India's jobs deficit: Project in Gujarat struggling to create employment

When he was chief minister of the Indian state of Gujarat in 2011, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off an ambitious project to develop a financial hub in the style of Singapore or Dubai.
Reuters - Published

Woman thrown from horse in Dubai fighting for life

woman thrown from horse in dubai fighting for life
Rebecca Chisholm, 24, is left "caked in blood" with serious brain injuries when the horse bolted.
BBC News - Published

Exxon evacuates foreign staff from Iraqi oilfield

Exxon Mobil has evacuated all of its foreign staff, around 60 people, from Iraq's West Qurna 1 oilfield and is flying them out to Dubai, a senior Iraqi official and three other sources told Reuters on..
Reuters - Published

Dubai aircraft crash: Three Britons and one South African killed

dubai aircraft crash: three britons and one south african killed
Three Britons and a South African are killed after a small aircraft crashes near Dubai airport, authorities say.
BBC News - Published

Small plane crashes in Dubai killing three Britons, one South African: statement

A small plane crashed south of Dubai airport killing three Britons and one South African, the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority said in a statement on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Norwich City ex-pat fans hold bus parade in Dubai

norwich city ex-pat fans hold bus parade in dubai
The UAE supporters club wanted to celebrate promotion to the Premier League like their heroes.
BBC News - Published

Yemen's Houthis say Saudi, UAE in missile range if Hodeidah truce cracks

Yemen's Houthi forces have missiles that could be fired at Riyadh, Dubai and Abu Dhabi should violence escalate in the main Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, where a fragile ceasefire is now in place, the..
Reuters - Published

Woman arrested for horse jibe back in UK

woman arrested for horse jibe back in uk
Laleh Shahravesh hugged her daughter as she landed back in London - four weeks after her arrest in Dubai.
BBC News - Published

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