Eight students have been injured in a traffic accident in Abu Dhabi. Five vehicles were involved in the crash on Al Raha Beach, including a school bus carrying the pupils. Emergency services arrived quickly on the scene and took the wounded to hospital. Officials say the incident was caused by a failure to maintain a […]
A multi-car crash has stalled southbound traffic on Al Khail Road on Monday morning. The accident has been reported in the Al Qouz area. According to an eyewitness, 3-4 cars were involved in the crash, and teams from the Dubai Police were at the accident scene. Motorists are tipped to take alternate routes.
The UAE is set to provide urgent humanitarian assistance to Caribbean islands devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. It follows the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Dozens of people died in the storms, which inflicted heavy damage across the region. Aid will be delivered to stricken areas of Puerto […]
The Emirates Red Crescent has distributed 108 tonnes of medical aid to health centres in Ataq, Yemen. The medicines and supplies were provided in response to a call for help from health officials in the city, in order to ease the effects of illnesses. It’s the latest donation made as part of the UAE’s humanitarian […]
Over 3.6 million Captagon pills have been seized by Abu Dhabi Police in two separate raids codenamed ‘Death Tank’ and ‘Red Line’. Five men have also been arrested for attempting to sell the drugs to youngsters. The bulk of the pills were found hidden inside a metal tank in a warehouse. Authorities have also urged […]