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12 malignant cases detected in UAE cancer awareness drive

A record number of malignant tumors were detected this year by a breast cancer awareness initiative in the UAE. The annual Pink Caravan Ride reported 12 cases of malignancy during their 10-day campaign in March. Organisers believe it was due to the high turnout, with almost 7,500 residents and citizens ...

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Over 1,600 jaywalkers fined in Ajman in 2 weeks

Over 1,600 people have been fined for jaywalking in Ajman in just two weeks. The campaign that ran between June 27 and July 13 aimed to achieve the Ministry of Interior’s goals of ensuring maximum road safety. Officials are urging pedestrians to use zebra crossings or footbridges to avoid exposing ...

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Smuggler held in Dubai with AED 3 million worth of luxury watches

The Dubai Customs has foiled an attempt to smuggle AED 3 million worth of luxury watches.  The suspect was caught while trying to pass through Dubai International Airport with 76 watches and six items of jewellery studded with diamonds strapped on his body. The items were discovered after the officials at Terminal ...

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Arab region faces state of emergency on immigration

The Arab region is facing a state of emergency with growing numbers of immigrants. That’s according to the Assistant Secretary-General of the Arab League for Social Affairs, Bader Al-Deen Al-Alali. He says the number of immigrants hosted by the Arab region last year was estimated at over 34 million, up ...

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