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#UAE

# uae - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Estranged wife of Dubai ruler asks UK court for forced marriage protection order

The couple are locked in a legal battle in London over the welfare of their two children.

# uae - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Education minister's UAE 'fact-finding mission' on what will bring Irish teachers back home

More than 2,000 Irish people are employed in the education sector in the UAE.

# uae - Monday 8 April, 2019

Ceann Comhairle likely unable to keep Rolex given to him by UAE official

The watch, believed to be worth close to €8,000, may be sold and the money used for charitable purposes.

# uae - Monday 4 February, 2019

Pope Francis makes historic visit to United Arab Emirates

His trip culminates tomorrow with the first-ever papal Mass on the Arabian Peninsula.

# uae - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

From The42 Qatar book first-ever Asian Cup final berth but win marred by sandal-throwing UAE fans Politically Charged This post contains videos

Qatar book first-ever Asian Cup final berth but win marred by sandal-throwing UAE fans

The 2022 World Cup hosts will meet Japan after an ill-tempered semi-final against the tournament hosts.

# uae - Sunday 20 January, 2019

From The42 'I was working at a chocolate factory in Carlow. Two years later I’m at the Fifa Club World Cup alongside Real Madrid' Carlow Rising

'I was working at a chocolate factory in Carlow. Two years later I’m at the Fifa Club World Cup alongside Real Madrid'

Former Wexford Youths winger Eric Molloy discusses moving to New Zealand and playing at last month’s Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi.

# uae - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Princess who flew Mary Robinson to Dubai says the Latifa saga is 'a private family matter' Runaway Princess This post contains videos

Princess who flew Mary Robinson to Dubai says the Latifa saga is 'a private family matter'

Princess Haya says she wanted counself from the former Irish president.

# uae - Monday 24 December, 2018

'Missing' Dubai princess not seen since March reappears in photos with Mary Robinson

She failed in her attempt to flee the UAE in March.

# uae - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

From The42 Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup Irish Abroad

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup

Molloy moved to New Zealand in 2016 from Wexford Youths and currently plays for Team Wellington.

# uae - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

British man arrives home from UAE after having spy conviction pardoned

Matthew Hedges had been sentenced to life in prison.

# uae - Monday 26 November, 2018

UK 'grateful' after UAE issues pardon to British man it had sentenced to life in prison

Hedges had been sentenced to life in prison just last week for spying.

# uae - Friday 23 November, 2018

Wife of British researcher jailed for life in UAE 'remains hopeful' he'll be released

“Until I have him safe, back home with me, I will not rest,” Daniela Tejada said.

# uae - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

India rejects UAE govt's $100 million flood disaster fund offer

India has a record of refusing foreign aid after disasters, turning down foreign help after the 2004 tsunami.

# uae - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'Admit she was kidnapped' - Concerns raised over disappearance of Dubai princess captured at sea

Human Rights Watch has urged the Dubai authorities to reveal the whereabouts of the princess.

# uae - Sunday 25 March, 2018

British former newspaper editor jailed for 10 years in Dubai for killing wife

Francis Matthew had faced the possibility of the death penalty for the July 2017 killing of Jane Matthew.

# uae - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Irish teacher (26) who suffered 3 cardiac arrests in UAE begins to show signs of consciousness

Aisling Brady (26) moved to the Gulf state last year after taking an extended break from her hometown job in Trim, Co Meath.

# uae - Friday 15 December, 2017

Over €100,000 raised for teacher who suffered cardiac arrests in UAE

26-year-old Aisling Brady suffered the medical crisis last month and remains in hospital.

# uae - Friday 23 June, 2017

Qatar told to close Al-Jazeera and accept other demands or face 'divorce' from gulf neighbours

The Qatar-based broadcaster denounced the move as an attack on media freedom.

# uae - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

From The42 Ireland find their groove at the right time to coast through to desert semi-finals Hit For Six

Ireland find their groove at the right time to coast through to desert semi-finals

John Bracewell’s side are finding their form after a sluggish start to the year.

# uae - Saturday 24 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge Here's what it's like being Irish and in Abu Dhabi for Christmas Christmas Abroad

Here's what it's like being Irish and in Abu Dhabi for Christmas

Here’s what it’s like to be Irish and abroad for Christmas.

# uae - Friday 2 December, 2016

From The42 Miller time as Ireland score four to beat USA and reach Trophy Final at Dubai 7s Ali-oop

Miller time as Ireland score four to beat USA and reach Trophy Final at Dubai 7s

Anthony Eddy’s side will face Spain in this afternoon’s final.

# uae - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

15 detainees transferred out of Guantanamo Bay as Obama seeks to close facility

Once transferred, former inmates are usually freed subject to supervision and undergoing rehabilitation programs.

# uae - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Emirates plane may have attempted go-around before crash

Four Irish passengers were on board the plane when it crashed.

# uae - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Rogue drone forces closure of one of the world's busiest airspaces

Flights were diverted and others delayed after the drone entered airport boundaries.

# uae - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Human rights group calls for the west to stop supplying arms to those 'committing war crimes'

American allies Saudi Arabia and the UAE are leading the coalition battling rebels in Yemen.

# uae - Saturday 29 August, 2015

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

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.

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