Dubai’s Torch Tower catches fire for second time in two years

These are external links and will open in a new window A large blaze has ripped through one of the largest residential buildings in the world, the Torch Tower in Dubai. Flames shot up the side of the skyscraper, sending debris tumbling from the 337m (1,106 ... ( read original story ...)

Ancient history and nature on show at Sharjah desert centre

Sharjah: Less than an hour’s drive from Sharjah city ... and always return to their enclosures when the sun goes down. When Gulf News paid a visit, we were shown around by Ajmal Hasan Mohammad, the centre’s education manager, who enthusiastically ... ( read original story ...)

Decomposed body of missing Kerala man found in car in Sharjah

An Indian man working in the UAE, who went missing this week, has been found dead with the police finding his partially-decomposed body in a parked car in Sharjah, a media report said on Friday. The body of 35-year-old Dixon, who hails from Perumbavoor in ... ( read original story ...)

Justmop wants to be the trusted on-demand home cleaning firm

Ali Cagatay Ozcan, co-founder and CEO, told Gulf News that the idea came to his mind when he was ... in 2015 as a self-funded start-up with operations in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. “We have tied-up with more than 150 cleaning services companies ... ( read original story ...)

Torch Tower fire started on 26th floor: Dubai Civil Defence

(@msdar_news) on Aug 4, 2017 at 1:41am PDT The participation of different ... Sherouk received her BA in Mass Communications from the American University in Sharjah in 2013. Before joining Khaleej Times, she was a senior lifestyle/entertainment editor ... ( read original story ...)

Fire put out at 87-story residential skyscraper in Dubai

A few people were treated for smoke inhalation, according to Dubai's Gulf News website. Several residents said the ... And on Thursday evening, in the neighboring emirate of Sharjah, an under-construction tower caught fire that raged for several hours ... ( read original story ...)

US Special Ops help UAE forces in Yemen anti-terror operation

told Fox News Yemen welcomed “political and logistical support” from the U.S. -- but not ground troops. YEMEN AMBASSADOR TO U.S.: NO AMERICAN GROUND TROOPS NEEDED U.S. special operations forces are assisting Yemeni and UAE forces in an advisory ... ( read original story ...)