France and Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has been found guilty of conspiring to blackmail a fellow French footballer with a sex tape. A judge handed Benzema a one-year suspended jail term and ordered him to pay a €75,000 (£63,000; $..
People feel safer while walking at night in the UAE than anywhere else in the world, an international survey has found. According to Gallup’s Global Law and Order 2021 report, the Emirates scored 95 per cent when it came ..
China is battling the spread of its biggest COVID-19 outbreak caused by the Delta variant, according to numbers announced on Monday, with travellers from a city where infections have grown faster than elsewhere in the country subject to tough quarant..
Sex offenders convicted of multiple rapes could face chemical castration in Pakistan after lawmakers on Wednesday passed new anti-rape legislation that aims to speed up convictions and impose tougher sentences. It comes in response to a mass ..
A group of Afghan girl footballers have flown into the UK, the culmination of an extraordinary rescue effort that began after the Taliban seized power. The costly operation brought together an unlikely cast of characters, from Muslim sports-people..
Two decades after the International Space Station became humanity’s long-lasting home in orbit, Jessica Watkins, a Nasa astronaut, is poised to become the first Black woman to join its crew for a long-term mission. Nasa announced on Tuesday ..
Dubai started issuing five-year multi-entry permits for employees of international companies, the latest in a series of moves aimed at attracting foreigners and boosting growth. New permits will help employees travel easily to Dubai and take part ..
Passengers flying on Etihad Airways can now pay to bring their cat or dog with them in the cabin. Pets will travel at an additional cost of the person’s cabin bag allowance and owners will be required to present the veterinary and ..
Ali Abucar Ali, 20, reportedly intervened after a pensioner was attacked in west London. A young Somali man, who died trying to prevent the "attempted murder" of an 82-year-old British woman in London, has been hailed as a hero. Ali A..
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