Dubai: where victims are turned into criminals

THERE is something sinister lurking behind Dubai’s image as a sophisticated, ultra-modern destination for Western tourists. While most of the 14 million visitors who flock to the glittering Emirati city each year will arrive and leave without incident ... ( read original story ...)

Nasa to work with UAE on Mars probe, US official says

... work with the UAE Space Agency on putting communications capability on the UAE’s Mars probe Hope, Nasa’s deputy chief scientist has said. In an interview to Gulf News during her visit to the UAE last week, Dr Gale Allen said the development is ... ( read original story ...)

UAE bids farewell to Dubai Police chief Al Mazeina

Dubai: Hundreds of officials and citizens paid tributes to Lt-General Khamis Mattar Al Mazeina, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, who was laid to rest in Dubai’s Al Ghusais graveyard on Friday afternoon. Lt-General Al Mazeina died on Thursday night at ... ( read original story ...)

UAE the fastest growing medical tourism hub, official says

Dubai: The UAE is the world’s fastest growing medical tourism hub poised to become the world’s top destination with the total health expenditure allocation here jumping from Dh84 billion to Dh101 billion by 2021, said a top official from the Ministry ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix live coverage

Gulf News reporters Euan Reedie and N.D. Prashant report live from Yas Island on what promises to be a rip-roaring weekend of racing, with Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton battling it out for the world title. Follow it here ... As Abu Dhabi prepares to ... ( read original story ...)