UAE warns of PDF malware on WhatsApp, email

Dubai: In the latest bout of malicious software, UAE authorities are now warning residents to be vigilant when it comes to opening anonymous files on WhatsApp. The Telecommunications Regulations Authority (TRA) alerted residents of PDF malware files sent ... ( read original story ...)

Tunisia tries to defuse tension with UAE amid airline spat

and analysis from ABC News. The spokeswoman for the Tunisian presidency dismissed any notion of a "diplomatic crisis" between the two countries, expressing Tunisia's "understanding" of a decision made by the UAE's government to "protect its territory and ... ( read original story ...)

Visitor critical after double suicide attempt in Dubai

Then, he jumped from the window on the fourth floor of a building and landed on a car, Dubai Police told Gulf News. Brigadier Abdullah Khadim Surour, director of Bur Dubai Police station, said on Monday morning they were alerted about the attempted suicide ... ( read original story ...)

Serena Williams to return to court in Abu Dhabi this week

"I am thrilled to be playing in Abu Dhabi at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship," Ostapenko ... United Press International is a leading provider of news, photos and information to millions of readers around the globe via and its licensing ... ( read original story ...)

Al Majaz fireworks to ring in New Year in Sharjah

Sharjah: A 10-minute fireworks display at Al Majaz Waterfront in Sharjah will ring in the New Year. Leading up to the pyrotechnics, a countdown will be synchronised to varied shows by the Sharjah Fountain. The fireworks will be launched from 16 spots for ... ( read original story ...)

Attack fears prompted UAE-Tunisia female passenger row

A row between Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates was triggered by fears of terrorist attacks, Tunisia says. Since Friday, Tunisian women have reported being banned from Emirates flights to the UAE. In response, Tunisia suspended Emirates airlines flights ... ( read original story ...)

Beware of more fog tonight in UAE

Dubai: The monster fog is moving into special appearances as ... Abed Damaj, duty forecaster at the NCM, told Gulf News: “The temperatures are expected to remain steady through the week. By Wednesday it might go down by just 1C or so, but no major ... ( read original story ...)

Free parking in Abu Dhabi on New Year

Abu Dhabi: Public parking will be free for motorists in Abu Dhabi on the occasion of New Year, the Integrated Transport Centre at the Department of Transport – Abu Dhabi announced in a statement sent on Monday. The statement clarified that parking will ... ( read original story ...)

Heavy fog, bad visibility on UAE roads again

and the Al Ain - Abu Dhabi Road. Speaking to Gulf News, an NCM spokesperson urged residents to follow traffic rules and any instructions by police. "The fog will continue tonight until tomorrow evening and then will return on Wednesday morning. On Friday ... ( read original story ...)