A CARGO PLANE HAS CRASHED onto a busy highway in Dubai. A number of cars were set on fire, and emergency services are rushing to the area. One unnamed UAE official told Al Arabiya that the plane caught fire at it attempted to land at Dubai International Airport nearby.
# uae - Monday 10 February, 2014
The drones will be tested for durability and efficiency in Dubai for six months, before they’re rolled out across the UAE within a year.
# uae - Thursday 16 January, 2014
Socialist Party TD Joe Higgins raised the issue of human rights during an Oireachtas committee meeting this evening.
# uae - Thursday 9 January, 2014
Micheál Martin has said “of course” the Taoiseach should have raised human rights issues with leaders in the Gulf this week.
# uae - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
Enda Kenny has acknowledged Saudi Arabia’s election to the UN Human Rights Council, but the government won’t say if concerns about human rights issues are being raised with leaders there or in Qatar and UAE this week.
# uae - Tuesday 10 September, 2013
It’s the routine nature of this that scares us most.
# uae - Monday 15 July, 2013
The Australian-born player will bow out following the ICC InterContinental Cup final in Dubai
# uae - Tuesday 15 January, 2013
Approval at the UN security council is likely to mean further support for France’s intervention in west Africa.
# uae - Friday 4 January, 2013
Last summer the UAE and the Irish government also reached agreements on beef and poultry meat exports from Ireland.
# uae - Friday 21 December, 2012
Never thought I’d type that sentence.
# uae - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
Gazzetta dello Sport are claiming that the French big-spenders are preparing an ‘epoch-making change’. Sounds uncomfortable.
# uae - Tuesday 18 September, 2012
Tourists from Asian countries who make up a large chunk of the UAE’s population will need a college degree to stop rampant immigration.
# uae - Monday 10 September, 2012
# uae - Tuesday 24 April, 2012
We’ve ranked the countries with which Ireland has the best surplus of exports – and seen where that’s grown in 2011.
# uae - Saturday 24 March, 2012
Wanna see pictures of the plans? Of course you do.
# uae - Tuesday 13 March, 2012
You have to be mad to be a goalkeeper, they say. Well Diego Maradona’s stopper, Majed Nasser, was definitely mad at Quique Sanchez Flores.
# uae - Tuesday 6 March, 2012
David O’Leary has held his breath for long enough, his case for compensation from Al Ahli will be presented to FIFA.
# uae - Sunday 11 September, 2011
# uae - Tuesday 19 July, 2011
Theyab Awana, the UAE international who scored that fairly ridiculous backheel penalty during his team’s 7-2 thrashing of a hapless Lebanese side last Sunday, could be suspended from his national side.
# uae - Tuesday 7 June, 2011
The woman, who accused three co-workers of rape, says her government should have warned her that making accusations of rape in the UAE could leave her open to being charged with adultery.
# uae - Tuesday 15 March, 2011
Reports that Saudi soldier has been shot dead by Bahraini protester as king announces martial law.
Saudi Arabia and the UAE have responded to Bahrain’s call for support amid escalating unrest.
Nine things you need to know: radiation levels outside Japanese plant reach dangerous levels; Enda Kenny facing first Taoiseach’s questions today; and apparently it takes $7.5m to really feel wealthy.
# uae - Wednesday 29 December, 2010
Authorities in Dubai debated releasing information over January 2009 killing, in which suspected agents used forged Irish passports.
# uae - Thursday 16 December, 2010
A hotel in the UAE has jacked up the value of its tree by decking it out with golden necklaces and precious stones.
# uae - Wednesday 20 October, 2010
The country’s highest court makes the ruling in the case of a man who slapped and kicked his daughter and wife.
# uae - Friday 3 September, 2010
UPS cargo plane crashed while attempting emergency landing.