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Wife slashes her wrist following an argument with her husband - Dotemirates
30/04/2019

Wife slashes her wrist following an argument with her husband

KUWAIT CITY, April 30: An Arab woman slashed her wrists following an argument with her husband, says Al-Seyassah. According to security sources, the woman was referred to Mubarak Hospital following the incident. After she was given the necessary treatment, she revealed about her attempt to commit suicide because of the argument. A case was registered. Wanted man held: Police have taken into custody a Kuwaiti for violating traffic law, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily added, the man was seen obstructing traffic on the Salem Al-Mubarak Street and after police were informed they rushed to the spot and confronted the man....


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10/06/2019

Dubai cabbie sexually harasses female passenger, offers her Dh15

A taxi driver denied at a Dubai court the charge of sexually harassing a passenger. The Court of First Instance heard that on April 21 this year, the 25-year-old Pakistani driver groped and inappropriately touched the Filipina more than once. The incident was reported at Jebel Ali police station. The driver remains in detention. During the public prosecution investigation, the driver admitted to having molested the passenger. He claimed he thought she was okay with his doings. The passenger, a 24-year-old accountant, said she took the cab to Dubai Investment Park from Jumeirah Lake Towers at 09.44pm. "I sat in...
10/06/2019

Worker films flat mate in shower, shares on WhatsApp in UAE

A Pakistani man allegedly filmed his flatmate as he was taking a shower and shared the clip on WhatsApp. The victim, also a Pakistani, knew about it when his friends back home sent him the clips. The 30-year-old defendant, who works as a carpet cleaner, denied charges of sexual assault and invasion of privacy at the Dubai Court of First Instance. According to public prosecution records, the case dates back to January 2, when the defendant hid his mobile phone in the bathroom of the flat in Al Satwa and put it on video mode to record the victim in...
10/06/2019

UAE expat uses WhatsApp to promote prostitution, jailed

An expat, who was convicted of promoting prostitution by sending pictures of women to various men via WhatsApp and arranging for them appointments for sex, will spend two years in jail. The Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi upheld an earlier ruling by the appeal court which handed the jail sentence to the Asian man after he was found guilty of engaging in flesh trade. Official court documents stated that the defendant tricked various women into prostitution and later sent their photographs to male clients. After the customers chose from those pictures and settled the deal, the man arranged meetings...

10/06/2019

'Online beggar' in UAE makes Dh184,000 in 17 days

Promoting herself on social media as a victim of a failed marriage, a woman took advantage of residents' generosity and made $50,000 (Dh184,000) in just 17 days, a Dubai Police official has said. This came as the police revealed that they had arrested 128 beggars during Ramadan. Brigadier Jamal Salem Al Jallaf, director of the Dubai Police's criminal investigation department (CID), said the woman, "a foreign national", created accounts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to beg for living expenses "to raise her children". "Her husband, a GCC national, lodged a complaint on the Dubai Police's eCrime platform about his wife's...
09/06/2019

Court acquits expat salesman who was accused of breach of trust by employer

KUWAIT CITY, June 9: The Misdemeanor Court has acquitted an expatriate who was accused of breach of trust by his employer. According to the case file, the expat, who worked as a salesman, was accused of selling textile of one of the major companies without issuing invoice, and subsequently pocketing the money. Representing him was Lawyer Muhammad Al-Husseini who said his client always deposited daily sales amounts into his employer’s account, and that he did not have access to the store and the keys to the place where the textile is stored. He indicated that the employer did not even...
09/06/2019

Hearing adjourned until June 23 in KGL case involving Russian, Dashti & others

KUWAIT CITY, June 9: The Court of Appeals adjourned until June 23, 2019 the hearing on the lawsuit of KGL Company involving Russian Marsha Lazriva, Kuwaiti Saeed Dashti and several others to gather more information and summon the witness in exile. Lazriva and Dashti were brought from the Central Jail to attend the session with their attorney. They asked the court to address the Sentence Enforcement Department for them to post bail, stressing the latter cannot receive bail since it was previously paid to the First Instance Court. They also urged the court to reduce the amount of bail so...