Commodity Prices

Brent Oil
70.82
Barrel
Crude Oil
61.30
Barrel
Gold
1,273.58
Ounce
Platinum
804.05
Ounce
Silver
14.45
Ounce
Currency Converter
UAE Dirham
UAE Dirham
US Dollar
US Dollar
Saudi Riyal
Saudi Riyal
Egyptian Pound
Egyptian Pound
Euro
Euro
Prayers

Dhuhr
12:19
Thursday
23
May 2019

Fajr
Fajr
04:02
Sunrise
Sunrise
05:31
Dhuhr
Dhuhr
12:19
Asr
Asr
15:42
Maghrib
Maghrib
19:06
Isha
Isha
20:36
Markets

2,574.59 -0.38%
Volume
104,464,147
Turnover
-0.38%
Trades
2,222
11
Up
4
Flat
19
Down
Traded stocks 34
4,764.89 0.31%
Volume
72,505,074
Turnover
0.31%
Trades
1,537
10
Up
6
Flat
8
Down
Traded stocks 24
Most active
ADSB
1.36
Al Madina
0.23
ADNH
3.5
Al Salam
0.47
IFA
0.28
BILDCO
0.39
KHCB
0.55
RAK Cement
0.59
Emaar
4.4
DIB
4.94
FAB
13.88
ADCB
8.75
GFH
0.93
Dana Gas
0.95
UPP
0.32
Deyaar
0.31
30 Syrians out on bail in driving license forgery case - Dotemirates
20/11/2018

30 Syrians out on bail in driving license forgery case

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 20: The Court of Appeals yesterday suspended the execution of the Criminal Court verdict which had sentenced 30 Syrians to a prison term in a forgery case and ordered their release on 100 dinars each bail until the dismissal of the case, reports Al-Anba daily. The case will be looked into on Jan 7, 2019. The Criminal Court earlier sentenced the defendants to three years imprisonment with labor to be followed by deportation after they were accused of falsifying a ‘To Whom It May Concern’ certificate. The suspect had allegedly forged the certificates issued by their embassy...


More about

Crime News

24/02/2019

Student calls Dubai Police after driver sexually assaults him

A 20-year-old student called the Dubai Police after a driver allegedly assaulted him in his vehicle, the Dubai Court of First Instance has heard.According to public prosecution records, the 40-year-old Sudanese bus driver stopped for the Bangladeshi student, offering him a ride.After he asked him to sit in the front, the driver molested him and drove to an isolated industrial location where he tried to force himself on him. The victim was able to call the police emergency hotline and a patrol car soon arrived and apprehended the defendant.The driver denied charges of molestation and attempted sexual assault in court.The...
24/02/2019

Man, ex-wife fined for insulting each other in UAE

A man was ordered to pay a Dh5,000 fine for abusing and swearing at his ex-wife in Das Al Khaimah. His wife, in turn, was also ordered to pay a Dh4,000 fine for verbally assaulting her ex-husband. The woman had complained that her ex-husband had hurt her and kidnapped their children the same day the court had awarded her sole custody. Footage from CCTV security cameras showed the man running out of the house. The wife alleged he had beaten her up and then ran out with their kids. Footage shows them getting into the car of their own volition....
24/02/2019

23 expats hurt, 100 rescued in Mahboula fire

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: A total of 23 expatriates including women and children suffered from smoke inhalation when a huge fire broke out in a building in Mahboula area, says Al-Seyassah. According to sources, when the Control Room of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) received information about the building on fire, firefighters rushed to the location with securitymen and paramedics. After discovering that more than 100 tenants were trapped inside the building, firefighters immediately rescued them, and referred 23 of them to the paramedics at the site. The victims were referred to Adan, Mubarak Al-Kabeer and Farwaniya hospitals for treatment....

24/02/2019

Expats attack a Policeman

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: The Interior Ministry commenting on a video clip that has gone viral in the social media about a fight between some citizens and expatriates in Shuwaikh said the fight took place four days ago and that those involved in the fight have been arrested, reports Al-Rai daily. The ministry report said one of the expatriates attacked a policeman before he was overpowered and referred to the authorities. The others have also been arrested and referred for interrogation.
24/02/2019

Ministry sends 15 firms suspected of real estate fraud to prosecution

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has so far received about 659 real estate complaints filed against 62 companies with the total amount estimated at 32.6 million dinars, reports Al-Rai daily quoting reliable sources. These figures will weaken the recent unofficial estimates from more than one party, which reported the existence of fraud real estate operations worth about 600 million dinars. The sources pointed out that what is known as the mass victims of the real estate fraud, the ministry has said it has received about 1,000 complaints about the fraudulent real estate operations, but does...
24/02/2019

Kuwaiti rapes young woman – Held captive for 5 days

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: Police are looking for a Kuwaiti for kidnapping and holding hostage a young woman inside an apartment in Jahra for five days, reports Al-Rai daily. The suspect is said to have allegedly ‘raped’ his victim over five days before letting her go. In her complaint, the young woman said she fell for the trap when the young man lured her to spend some time with him alone in the apartment. Without going into more details, police said the woman has given police details about the suspect