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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
 
A burning issue

A burning issue

With Tuesday's fire in Dubai claiming more than 10 lives, is it time to question who's at fault?

August 28, 2008 11:39