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The Address Downtown fire fails to stop Dubai’s New Year’s eve fireworks show

Inferno engulfed the 63-story hotel just hours before the clock struck midnight

January 1, 2016 11:00

Watch $400,000 going up in smoke

Click here for the video.

May 21, 2015 12:45
Fire Command

Abu Dhabi blaze: Lost in smoke

Dubai fire holds media attention

February 22, 2015 4:01

Thick smoke from DMC building

Panic struck Dubai Media City on Sunday morning, as thick plumes of smoke were seen rising from one of the buildings

November 30, 2014 9:58
High risk for Dubai’s high rise residents

High risk for Dubai’s high rise residents

Know what to when there’s a real emergency in your building? Maybe it’s time you did. Precious de Leon, asks who’s responsible for your safety at home and at work.

November 14, 2011 4:21
Iceland volcano: A fury of fire and ice

Iceland volcano: A fury of fire and ice

VIDEO: Stunning visuals of a volcanic eruption from beneath the ice.

April 21, 2010 5:44
Not Kuwaiti, not hired

Not Kuwaiti, not hired

Kuwait plans to stop recruiting non-nationals in the public sector, and will replace existing expat staff.

March 1, 2010 2:42

Firefighters put out Al Aweer blaze

Firefighters fought a blaze that ripped through a warehouse in Al Aweer on Sunday, destroying over 12…

September 14, 2009 12:01
Burning love

Burning love

A woman confessed to setting a wedding tent in Kuwait on fire, killing 43 women and children. According to the 23-year-old ex-wife of the bridegroom, she never meant to hurt anyone; she "only wanted to disturb the party."

August 18, 2009 9:08

Six people killed near Saudi oilfield

The dead apparently included workers from...

August 5, 2009 7:19