Sharjah

Drive sees Sharjah shop owners donate Dh1 per bill to charity

The Sharjah Charity Association (SCA) has already raised Dh185,000 which will be used to pay education fees of the needy and feed the hungry. About 36 commercial outlets in Sharjah have signed up for a unique charity drive that sees...

29 Sharjah nurseries all set to reopen on October 4

A detailed set of guidelines has been rolled out for the nurseries, and parents are also reminded to keep the health of their children in check. Twenty-nine nurseries and kindergartens in Sharjah are all set for reopening on October 4,...

Police issue fog warning after 21-car pile-up in Sharjah

Two people were injured in a 21-car road accident in Sharjah as police sent out a safety warning about the dangers of driving carelessly during foggy weather. Officials said low visibility was a key factor in the accident on Monday...

UAE fights coronavirus: 5 years jail, up to Dh100,000 for causing Covid-19 infection to special needs person

The law says that the offender's prison term can be doubled if the offence is repeated. A care provider who causes Covid-19 infection to a special needs person, intentionally or due to negligence, could face up to five years in...

Heavy traffic towards Dubai from Sharjah: Police

Dubai Police urge drivers to take caution and follow the traffic rules. As offices in Dubai resume operations, the emirate's roads are witnessing slow moving traffic on Sunday morning. Heavy congestion was reported on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road towards...

Vehicle carrying fake, expired cosmetics seized in Sharjah

The civic body has stepped up inspection campaigns and is keeping a stringent check on all illegal practices. A vehicle loaded with expired, counterfeit cosmetics and personal care products was seized by the Sharjah Municipality during an intensified inspection campaign. Khalid...

Coronavirus impact: Fewer child abuse cases reported in Sharjah

The 24-hour child helpline (800700) received about 166 reports in April and May. There has been a marked drop in cases of violence and abuse against children being reported during the Covid-19 period, revealed Amina Al Rifai, director of Children...

Sharjah charity clears inmates’ debts worth Dh1,333,485

Initiative undertaken with the help of Sharjah Police and partners Sharjah: Sharjah Charity Association has cleared the financial dues of 25 prisoners totalling Dh1,333,485 at the Punitive Rehabilitation Centre in Sharjah, a top police official has said. Brigadier Ahmad Shuhail, Director-General...

Sharjah tells eateries to install CCTV cameras or face fine

This will help ensure that proper health requirements are applied to protect consumers' health and safety. The Sharjah Municipality has made it mandatory for all restaurants, cafeterias, cafes, public kitchens, bakeries, and food manufacturers to install CCTV cameras inside their...

Art teacher gives students lessons on eco-friendly living

Rashida has been teaching art to Grade 8 students of Sharjah Indian School for several years now. Involving over 2,000 students in eco-friendly activities is not an easy task but the passion for art and keeping the Earth green helped...

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Woman in Abu Dhabi ordered to pay Dh15,000 fine for insulting man in a mall

Complainant said woman had called him 'impolite and shameless' in public Abu Dhabi: A woman has been ordered to pay...

Lulu group opens 195th hypermarket in Khalifa city

The hypermarket was inaugurated by the chairman of Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa. Abu Dhabi: The 195th hypermarket of Lulu...

Soon .. an Israeli delegation to the Emirates to conduct a joint sea corridor project

An informed security source, who refused to reveal his identity for security reasons, stated that the Emirati Crown Prince, the de facto ruler of...

UAE GOLD RATE(AED)

UAE Gold Rates (AED) Oct 29, 2020 Updated Type Morning Afternoon Evening Yesterday OUNCE 6,914.28 6,881.25 24 Carat 228.00 227.00 22 Carat 214.25 213.25 21 Carat 204.50 203.50 18 Carat 175.25 174.50 UAE Gold Rates (AED) Oct 27, 2020 Updated Type Morning Afternoon Evening Yesterday OUNCE 7,006.03 6,969.33 7,006.03 6,995.02 24 Carat 231.00 230.00 231.00 230.75 22 Carat 217.00 216.00 217.00 216.75 21 Carat 207.25 206.00 207.25 206.75 18 Carat 177.50 176.75 177.50 177.25   Past days Uae Gold Rate (Aed) Date Ounce 24...

New negotiations between the Houthis and the Yemeni government on the prisoner exchange deal

The official in the Houthi prisoners' file, Amin Mortada, announced a new round of negotiations with the Yemeni government on another prisoner exchange deal,...