Fowler returns to Abu Dhabi seeking upturn in form

Rickie Fowler flew home from the 2016 Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship with more than just the Falcon Trophy. The win over a stellar field last January boosted Fowler's belief that a first major title was within sight. Lifting him to a career-high No. 4 in the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai restaurant offers free lunch to job seekers

a Dubai-based food consultant. Laith took shots of the restaurant and the signboard that caught her eye. “As I got closer, and when I read the sign, I got choked up. It’s such a beautiful gesture,” Laith told Gulf News. “Doing good doesn’t have ... ( read original story ...)

Motorist pays Dubai Police Dh100,000 in fines

Dubai: An Emirati man driving recklessly on the roads had to pay Dubai Traffic Police Dh100,000 just to release his vehicle from the impound, according to police records. To stamp out erratic driving on Dubai’s roads, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin ... ( read original story ...)

6 tourists injured in hot-air balloon crash in UAE desert

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Investigators in the United Arab Emirates are looking into what caused a hot-air balloon to abruptly drop from the sky, injuring six tourists onboard. Police in the emirate of Sharjah said Monday that the balloon struck the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai imports 33.7m tonnes of food in 2016

Dubai — The number of food shipments that arrived in Dubai through land, sea and air in 2016 was 351,761 and their total volume was 33.74 million tonnes, said an official of Dubai Municipality. Dr Essam Al Hashimi, head of Food Trade Control Section of ... ( read original story ...)

McIlroy withdraws from Abu Dhabi because of rib injury.

Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from the Abu Dhabi Championship this week because of a rib injury. The European Tour released a statement on Monday saying the second-ranked McIlroy underwent tests after he was injured during the SA Open and they revealed a ... ( read original story ...)