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Israel and the UAE: a fresh start?
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Israel and the UAE: a fresh start?

White House hails ‘historic’ diplomatic deal but Palestinian allies are left enraged over annexation ‘betrayal’
14 Aug 2020
Dubai Airport deploys sniffer dogs to detect coronavirus
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Dubai Airport deploys sniffer dogs to detect coronavirus

Passengers arriving in UAE are first in world to undergo ‘Covid K9’ checks
5 Aug 2020
Dubai’s Sheikh Mohammed shamed by UK court
ASCOT, ENGLAND - JUNE 21:Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoumm poses on day four of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 21, 2019 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images
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Dubai’s Sheikh Mohammed shamed by UK court

A civil judgement has found UAE’s prime minister, a prominent member of British society, has abusively controlled the women around him
6 Mar 2020
Who is Princess Haya?
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Who is Princess Haya?

The wife of ruler of Dubai is seeking marriage protection order
31 Jul 2019
Emerald Palace hotel Dubai review: Versailles on the beach
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Emerald Palace hotel Dubai review: Versailles on the beach

Experience luxury fit for a king in this oasis of splendour inspired by European palaces
7 Jun 2019
Dubai Brit facing jail for insulting ex’s wife
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Dubai Brit facing jail for insulting ex’s wife

Londoner Laleh Shahravesh arrested for calling former husband’s new partner a ‘horse’
8 Apr 2019
Brit arrested in UAE ‘for wearing Qatar football shirt’
Ali Issa Ahmad
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Brit arrested in UAE ‘for wearing Qatar football shirt’

Abu Dhabi authorities claim Ali Issa Ahmad, 26, was held for ‘wasting police time’
6 Feb 2019

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Matthew Hedges pardoned: how the UAE ‘spying’ case unfolded
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Matthew Hedges pardoned: how the UAE ‘spying’ case unfolded

Durham University PhD student was detained during research trip for thesis
26 Nov 2018
Five things tourists can’t do in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Five things tourists can’t do in Dubai

Foreigners travelling to the United Arab Emirates told to obey a range of local laws and customs
13 Nov 2018
Jumeirah Beach Hotel: a room with Dubai’s best view
The five-star Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai, UAE
In Review

Jumeirah Beach Hotel: a room with Dubai’s best view

Relax in the waves by day and mingle with the stars at night
23 Oct 2018
£20,000 hotel package is the ultimate goal for the World Cup
Fairmont Dubai World Cup final luxury hotel package
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£20,000 hotel package is the ultimate goal for the World Cup

Watch the final in style and stay in a suite featuring a pitch, big screen and a butler dressed as a referee
29 Jun 2018
Tiger Woods: Police release 'shocking' dashcam footage
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Tiger Woods: Police release 'shocking' dashcam footage

Golfer seen stumbling and slurring his words as he fails roadside sobriety tests
1 Jun 2017
The 15 most luxurious places to travel this Easter
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The 15 most luxurious places to travel this Easter

Make your break even more special by visiting some of the world's most indulgent holiday hotspots
31 Mar 2017
Art Dubai: The world on display
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Art Dubai: The world on display

A diverse programme of exhibitions and events showcases top artistic talent from the Middle East and beyond
24 Feb 2017
Why British woman who reported rape in Dubai could face jail
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Why British woman who reported rape in Dubai could face jail

Alleged victim was arrested and had passport confiscated in UAE where extramarital sex is illegal
18 Nov 2016
British man faces jail in Dubai over charity Facebook post
Scott Richards
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British man faces jail in Dubai over charity Facebook post

Scott Richards was trying to raise money to buy blankets and clothes for refugees in Afghanistan
19 Aug 2016
The world's most expensive hotels
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The world's most expensive hotels

From penthouses to palaces, these are the hotels reserved for the super-rich
14 Jul 2016
Architect Antonio Citterio on designing the Bulgari Dubai
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Architect Antonio Citterio on designing the Bulgari Dubai

Architect and designer Antonio Citterio describes the challenges of bringing to life a five-star resort on an island that’s just as new
28 Jun 2016
Teenager vaulted over fence and hid on plane to Dubai
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Teenager vaulted over fence and hid on plane to Dubai

Chinese youngster believed he could earn thousands as a beggar in the wealthy city
1 Jun 2016
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 29 Apr 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 29 Apr 2013

29 Apr 2013
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