Rory McIlroy in contention after back-nine recovery in Dubai

Rory McIlroy has set his sights on a third Omega Dubai Desert title after a back-nine fightback kept him in contention in Dubai. The four-time major champion carded a four-under 68 at Emirates Golf Club, recovering from a slow start to get within a stroke ... ( read original story ...)

Here is what a Dubai-Sharjah metro link could mean

Dubai: A metro link connecting Sharjah with Dubai’s Green ... and Sharjah City Centre could offset at least a third of the current traffic problems. Gulf News got an exclusive access to the study that is most likely a first look into the possibility ... ( read original story ...)

Non-Abu Dhabi registered vehicles can pay for parking by SMS

Abu Dhabi: From Sunday, motorists of all UAE-registered vehicles can pay their parking fees in the Abu Dhabi emirate through their mobile phones without the need to register with Mawaqif. The service will facilitate motorists of non-Abu Dhabi registered ... ( read original story ...)

Over 4,000 drone users registered in UAE

Abu Dhabi: The Ministry of Interior will launch the second phase of its awareness campaign on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) on Sunday. Drone enthusiasts who flout regulations will be fined Dh50,000 and/or jailed for three years, officials have said. ( read original story ...)

Dubai CCTV cameras to use AI, face recognition

Gulf News “Dubai is changing, and we must be prepared for the new changes. The project was launched by the Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police to tackle crimes and reduce traffic accidents. Government and private sectors will participate in securing the ... ( read original story ...)

Duo who smuggled 191kg drug pills referred to Abu Dhabi court

Dubai: Two visitors will now be tried in Abu Dhabi in a case of alleged smuggling of 191kg of amphetamine pills that they intended to promote before anti-drug enforcement officers seized the drugs from their car. Officers were tipped off by an informant ... ( read original story ...)

Thousands join ‘Walk Unified’ initiative in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince, on Friday evening joined hundreds of ... ( read original story ...)

Thousands join Walk Together initiative in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince, on Friday evening joined hundreds of ... ( read original story ...)