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#UAE

# uae - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Ex-Liverpool player under fire for making sexist remarks on Twitter Controversy

Ex-Liverpool player under fire for making sexist remarks on Twitter

The 28-year-old former Holland international subsequently attempted to defend his behaviour.

# uae - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

‘While I love living in Abu Dhabi right now, my heart is still in Ireland’

Teacher Dearbhla Gilroy says people in the UAE are incredibly warm- hearted, generous and open minded.

# uae - Saturday 22 August, 2015

This map shows where women outnumber men around the world

Ireland is among the more even countries.

# uae - Saturday 15 August, 2015

This is the longest, non-stop flight in the world that you can take

Can you guess what destinations?

# uae - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi’s most notorious prisons UAE

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi’s most notorious prisons

John White, a property developer from Clonmel in Country Tipperary is in prison over a €500,000 debt he could not pay.

# uae - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

From The42 Gervinho’s request for a private beach and helicopter scupper any hope of Roma exit Demands

Gervinho’s request for a private beach and helicopter scupper any hope of Roma exit

Seems he may be stuck in Rome for some time.

# uae - Friday 5 June, 2015

From The42 Ireland’s quest to reach the promised land has just started in the best possible fashion Points On The Board

Ireland’s quest to reach the promised land has just started in the best possible fashion

John Bracewell’s side comfortably defeated UAE in Dublin.

# uae - Monday 1 June, 2015

From The42 ‘We know deep down this is it’ – Ireland’s journey to the pinnacle begins this week Test Foot Forward

‘We know deep down this is it’ – Ireland’s journey to the pinnacle begins this week

UAE are the visitors to Dublin and the stakes are high.

# uae - Monday 6 April, 2015

Court of Misdemeanours jails and fines 28 people for ‘sex and alcohol’ boat party

Fined for “getting together while unrelated in a way that would lure them into committing acts of sin”.

# uae - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From The42 ‘Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?’ Hitting Back

‘Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?’

Gary Wilson took aim at the ICC after helping Ireland beat UAE.

From The42 We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland win again, Fabio’s jail sentence and all today’s sport Wednesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland win again, Fabio’s jail sentence and all today’s sport

Here’s all the sport Wednesday had to offer.

From The42 Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track COYBIG

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track

Phil Simmons’ side have now won two from two.

From The42 Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don’t fall off Magic

Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don’t fall off

Ireland are definitely winning the Cricket World Cup now.

# uae - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From The42 Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can’t afford to be blown off course by UAE Preview

Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can’t afford to be blown off course by UAE

Phil Simmons’ side play their second World Cup game tonight.

# uae - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

From Business ETC Unsustainable oil prices? OPEC won’t continue to step in to protect a certain price Tough Love

Unsustainable oil prices? OPEC won’t continue to step in to protect a certain price

Yesterday the price of oil hit a six year low, but the UAE says they can’t under any circumstances be the only party responsible.

# uae - Sunday 30 November, 2014

UAE recalls ambassador who treated his staff ‘like slaves’

He was ordered to pay a total of €240,000 to three workers earlier this week.

# uae - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ambassador who treated staff ‘like slaves’ ordered to pay them €240,000

But will Khalid Nasser Rashed Lootah invoke diplomatic immunity?

# uae - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From The42 Real Madrid unveil IPIC deal to make Bernabeu ‘best stadium in the world’ Oil Money

Real Madrid unveil IPIC deal to make Bernabeu ‘best stadium in the world’

The Blancos have announced a link-up with the UAE-based investment company, with a view to building the club brand worldwide.

# uae - Monday 10 February, 2014

From Business ETC UAE developing retina-scanning drones to deliver government mail Special Delivery

UAE developing retina-scanning drones to deliver government mail

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

‘You must be joking’: Higgins criticises Taoiseach over Gulf visit

Socialist Party TD Joe Higgins raised the issue of human rights during an Oireachtas committee meeting this evening.

# uae - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Gilmore insists: ‘Ireland always raises human rights issues’

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

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states

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

From The42 Kiwi player sent off for idiotic two-footed stamp in defeat to UAE

Kiwi player sent off for idiotic two-footed stamp in defeat to UAE

It’s the routine nature of this that scares us most.

# uae - Monday 15 July, 2013

From The42 Legendary Irish cricketer Trent Johnston to retire Wave Goodbye

Legendary Irish cricketer Trent Johnston to retire

The Australian-born player will bow out following the ICC InterContinental Cup final in Dubai

# uae - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

United Nations backs Mali intervention as more French troops on the way

Approval at the UN security council is likely to mean further support for France’s intervention in west Africa.

# uae - Friday 4 January, 2013

United Arab Emirates market opens to Irish sheep meat

Last summer the UAE and the Irish government also reached agreements on beef and poultry meat exports from Ireland.

# uae - Friday 21 December, 2012

From The42 Maradona wants to coach Iraq at the World Cup in Brazil El Diego

Maradona wants to coach Iraq at the World Cup in Brazil

Never thought I’d type that sentence.

# uae - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

From The42 PSG in talks with Real Madrid to bring Ronaldo and Mourinho to France Special Offer

PSG in talks with Real Madrid to bring Ronaldo and Mourinho to France

Gazzetta dello Sport are claiming that the French big-spenders are preparing an ‘epoch-making change’. Sounds uncomfortable.

# uae - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Asian tourists will need university degree to visit UAE – report UAE

Asian tourists will need university degree to visit UAE – report

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

From Business ETC GALLERY: Ireland’s 20 most improved trading partners in 2011 Trade This post contains images

GALLERY: Ireland’s 20 most improved trading partners in 2011

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

From The42 Hey, Real Madrid are building a $1 billion space-age island resort in the UAE Excessive This post contains images

Hey, Real Madrid are building a $1 billion space-age island resort in the UAE

Wanna see pictures of the plans? Of course you do.

# uae - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Keeper hit with 17-game ban for slapping Spanish coach Cheap Shot This post contains videos

WATCH: Keeper hit with 17-game ban for slapping Spanish coach

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

From The42 Unresolved: O’Leary calls on FIFA to rule on row with Dubai club Dispute

Unresolved: O’Leary calls on FIFA to rule on row with Dubai club

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

9/11: What the rest of the world is saying

As commemorative services take place across the US, we take a look at the rest of the world’s take on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America.

# uae - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

From The42 Rough justice: Player behind backheel penalty facing a ban? Viral Videos This post contains videos

Rough justice: Player behind backheel penalty facing a ban?

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

Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Woman suing Australian govt over rape advice after being imprisoned in UAE for adultery UAE

Woman suing Australian govt over rape advice after being imprisoned in UAE for adultery

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

Three month long state of emergency declared in Bahrain

Reports that Saudi soldier has been shot dead by Bahraini protester as king announces martial law.

Saudi troops arrive in Bahrain to help ruling monarchy tackle protests

Saudi Arabia and the UAE have responded to Bahrain’s call for support amid escalating unrest.

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