UAE law grants child rights officer power to take child away from abusive home

DUBAI // Child protection specialists have been given the authority to enter a home and remove a person under 18 […]

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Fish prices to fall as UAE traders gear up for increased work as heat subsides

ABU DHABI // Fish prices are expected to fall next month as the summer heat subsides after increasing by as […]

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Punishments for UAE's Child Protection Law offenders include 10 years in jail

Children will be given legal protection under the final version of the Child Protection Law. Here are the punishments for […]

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No jobs with children for child abuse and pornography offenders: UAE law

DUBAI // People convicted of sexual assault or child pornography cannot be employed in jobs that place them in contact […]

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Dubai customs officials seize 250 goats being smuggled in fish lorry

DUBAI // Customs officials have seized 250 goats during an attempt to smuggle livestock hidden in a lorry from Oman […]

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Abu Dhabi residents complain of constant problems at Reem Island development

ABU DHABI // Flooding of garages, electrical wires submerged in water and areas of unfinished construction are some of the […]

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Hope and anticipation as new academic year begins in UAE

ABU DHABI // Hamda Al Azdi woke up at 6.30am on Sunday, full of first-day jitters. But as soon as […]

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Red faces as Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid's morning spot check finds empty desks

DUBAI // It’s the end of the school holidays, you’ve packed the kids off on the school bus for the […]

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Dubai pupils keen to start the new academic year as schools reopen

DUBAI // Beaming smiles and excited chatter were in abundance on Sunday as pupils caught up with each other on […]

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'Chicken nugget rumours' put to rest by Dubai Municipality following viral video

DUBAI // Reassurances have been offered to chicken nugget lovers by Dubai Municipality after a video circulated on social media […]

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