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Police arrest beggar with Dh10,000 in UAE

Sharjah Police arrested a beggar woman with Dh10,000 in her possession on Tuesday. The woman had begged at five shops in the area before she was arrested, as per an Al Bayan report. Colonel Ibrahim Musabeh Al Aghal, director of the criminal investigation department of Sharjah Police, called on vendors to report such incidents. People must report such behavior in order to curb the phenomenon in the emirate, or else they will be considered culpable, he said. He asked the public not to sympathise with such persons, be they women or men, as they prey on people's goodwill and emotions....


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Intensive probe launched to identify culprit in Hawalli bank armed theft

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 22: The Criminal Investigations Department of Ministry of Interior has launched an extensive investigation into the identity of an unknown man who carried out an armed robbery in broad daylight at a Gulf Bank branch in Hawally area, escaping with KD 5,000, reports Al-Anba daily. Security sources clarified that the identity of the suspect is not determined to be an Egyptian. Since the thief was careful to utter five or six explicit Egyptian words, it is deemed that he could have intentionally used the Egyptian dialect to distract attention from his real identity. By listening to the...
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Expat jailed for assaulting two police officers in Dubai

A British expatriate, accused of assaulting two on-duty police officers, was sentenced to six months in jail on Thursday by a Dubai court. Public prosecution records show the 29-year-old man became aggressive towards the two officers as they were about to take him back into the narcotics detention at Al Qusais police station. The Court of First Instance found him guilty of charges of assaulting on-duty police officers and damage of property. He was also convicted of destroying a landline telephone, a fire alarm device (damage estimated at Dh1,338) and a mobile phone of a female cop. The court ordered...
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Expat jailed for assaulting two police officers in Dubai

A British expatriate, accused of assaulting two on-duty police officers, was sentenced to six months in jail on Thursday by a Dubai court. Public prosecution records show the 29-year-old man became aggressive towards the two officers as they were about to take him back into the narcotics detention at Al Qusais police station. The Court of First Instance found him guilty of charges of assaulting on-duty police officers and damage of property. He was also convicted of destroying a landline telephone, a fire alarm device (damage estimated at Dh1,338) and a mobile phone of a female cop. The court ordered...

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Woman in UAE kills herself for lying to fiancee about being a prostitute

A man in Sharjah has been accused of the premeditated murder of his fiancee after discovering she was working as a prostitute.  The Asian man had been engaged to the woman for 3 years. On the day of the incident, she had informed him that she needed to go work part-time at a house, as per Al Khaleej report. Her roommate later informed the man that his fiancee was lying to him. She claimed the woman would go to the house, run by a mistress, to have sex with men.     He took the address and headed out to the flat...
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Maintain safety rules, KFSD warns Shuwaikh stores

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: Personnel from the Prevention Sector of the Kuwait Fire Services Directorate (KFSD) during a surprise inspection campaign inside the Shuwaikh Industrial Area have warned 3 stores that they will be administratively closed for not abiding by safety and fire prevention requirements, reports Al- Anba daily. The sector has given the owners of the stores 72 hours to fall in line or face closure. The Department of Public Relations and Information of the KFSD said in a statement Wednesday the prevention sector had already notified the owners of the violations and had given ample time to correct...
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Kuwaiti jailed in dud cheques case

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: The Misdemeanor Circuit of the Court of First Instance sentenced a Kuwaiti citizen to three-month imprisonment with hard labor for issuing two dud cheques to a compatriot. The court ordered the referral of the case to a competent civil court. The Public Prosecution had pressed charges against the citizen who issued in bad faith to the order of the victim two dud cheques worth a total of KD 180,000 drawn on one of the banks. Lawyer Khawla Al-Hassawi, who represented the victim in court, demanded civil compensation of KD 5,001. The court gave the aforementioned ruling...