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UAE jobseeker lured in by traffickers

The Indian ambassador has warned people against accepting jobs without the proper papers, after one woman was held against her will and told to work without pay by a trafficking gang. The 33-year-old Indian national accepted an office job and travelled to the UAE for a new life on August 14. But instead she was…

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UAE Eid travellers urged to check in online

Dubai and Abu Dhabi airports have urged flyers to arrive early for their flights over Eid Al Adha as they expect a surge in passenger traffic. Dubai Airports has also encouraged passengers to check in online if they can before heading to the airport to ease queues. Abu Dhabi has asked that people flying out…

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Tom Daley prepared for pressure of the Olympic Games

British diving star Tom Daley believes the experience of competing in a home Olympics will stand him in good stead ahead of the Rio Games this summer. Olympic bronze medalist Daley, who competes in the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2016 starting today in Dubai, recalled the pressures of participating at London 2012. He said: “Going…

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