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Police arrest beggar with Dh10,000 in UAE

The Sharjah Police nabbed an Asian woman beggar - who wore an abaya and posed as an Emirati - while recovering Dh10,000 from her possession.   Colonel Ibrahim Al Ajl, director of criminal investigation department, said the Asian woman used to visit shops in a commercial area and made a good amount of money. The shopkeepers didn't bother to inform the police about the illegal practice even though they should have, he added. The Asian woman was caught during a regular police inspection and the cops were shocked to find Dh10,000 in her possession, the director added.    He said there has...


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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...
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Somali child stabbing case – Sister stabbed brother by mistake

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20:  Investigations unraveled the mystery behind the death of a Somalian in Thaher. The investigators found out that the sister of the victim was behind the murder. The sister, who was born in 1992, killed her brother by mistake. She was referred to the Public Prosecution. According to a security source, the Operations Unit in the Ministry of Interior received information about the incident. During investigation, the sister revealed that she was playing with her brother when she stabbed him with a knife by mistake. By Mishal Al-SanousiAl-Seyassah Staff and Agencies Please follow and like us:
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Mistaken identity … Syrian mother of two faces deportation for begging

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: Abu Ali, a Syrian resident of Kuwait, of age 29 years and with a clean record, was shocked after knowing his wife could get deported after a police officer, who was in search for a Jordanian woman who was caught begging in front of Jahra Hospital, had arrested his wife instead of the beggar, reports Al-Rai daily. He visited the headquarters of the daily to narrate his situation, explaining that his wife, who is seven- months pregnant, often visits a private clinic but on Aug 14, she decided to visit a gynecologist in Jahra Hospital. He...