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UAE 87th on ‘goodness’ index

The ‘Good Country Index’ measures a nation’s contributions to humanity

June 26, 2014 6:05
Crime in Dubai

Crime in Dubai

Economic and sex related crimes in Dubai are on the rise but murder rates are down.

February 10, 2011 3:08
Special report: Ferreting out fakes

Special report: Ferreting out fakes

Counterfeit wristwatches and handbags used to be restricted to back alleys. But these products are now swamping the Internet on a massive scale.

June 20, 2010 11:38
One person’s junk can be another’s treasure

One person’s junk can be another’s treasure

The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development is rightly cracking down on fake goods, but Kipp thinks confiscated goods should be put to use.

May 25, 2010 10:15

Cable thieves gang arrested in Riyadh

Riyadh police have arrested an Asian gang accused of stealing more than two tons of copper cables.

May 2, 2010 9:15

Indians to require police clearance for Saudi visas

The new rule reportedly comes into effect on Monday.

January 23, 2010 8:04

Suspect retracts not-guilty plea, admits raping and murdering 4-year-old boy

A 30-year-old Emirati suspect pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of a four-year-old Pakistani boy…

December 23, 2009 4:10
Money really does talk

Money really does talk

Two Emirati boys and a Russian teenager were found guilty of first-degree murder, but they were sentenced to only three years in prison. Huh?

November 16, 2009 12:58

New York-based Jumeirah staff arrested for killing businesswoman

A housekeeping manager at the Jumeriah Essex House in New York was charged...

September 22, 2009 7:31

Woman ‘duped’ into having consensual sex

A 30-year-old woman charged with having consensual sex outside of marriage claims she believed she was married to her live-in partner...

August 18, 2009 5:20