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#UAE

# uae - Friday 2 December, 2016

Miller time as Ireland score four to beat USA and reach Trophy Final at Dubai 7s
# Ali-oop
From The42
# Ali-oop

Miller time as Ireland score four to beat USA and reach Trophy Final at Dubai 7s

Dec 2nd 2016, 9:12 AM 5,200 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side will face Spain in this afternoon’s final.

# uae - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

15 detainees transferred out of Guantanamo Bay as Obama seeks to close facility
# Transfers
# Transfers

15 detainees transferred out of Guantanamo Bay as Obama seeks to close facility

Aug 16th 2016, 7:26 AM 9,609 Views 20 Comments

Once transferred, former inmates are usually freed subject to supervision and undergoing rehabilitation programs.

# uae - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Emirates plane may have attempted go-around before crash
# Investigation
# Investigation

Emirates plane may have attempted go-around before crash

Aug 4th 2016, 10:44 PM 32,823 Views 35 Comments

Four Irish passengers were on board the plane when it crashed.

# uae - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Rogue drone forces closure of one of the world's busiest airspaces
# Dubai
# Dubai

Rogue drone forces closure of one of the world's busiest airspaces

Jun 12th 2016, 7:47 AM 16,278 Views 5 Comments

Flights were diverted and others delayed after the drone entered airport boundaries.

# uae - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Human rights group calls for the west to stop supplying arms to those 'committing war crimes'
# Yemen
# Yemen

Human rights group calls for the west to stop supplying arms to those 'committing war crimes'

Oct 7th 2015, 7:16 AM 7,013 Views 20 Comments

American allies Saudi Arabia and the UAE are leading the coalition battling rebels in Yemen.

# uae - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Ex-Liverpool player under fire for making sexist remarks on Twitter
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Ex-Liverpool player under fire for making sexist remarks on Twitter

Aug 29th 2015, 10:06 AM 7,824 Views 9 Comments

The 28-year-old former Holland international subsequently attempted to defend his behaviour.

# uae - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

'While I love living in Abu Dhabi right now, my heart is still in Ireland'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'While I love living in Abu Dhabi right now, my heart is still in Ireland'

Aug 25th 2015, 5:30 PM 2,524 Views 113 Comments

Teacher Dearbhla Gilroy says people in the UAE are incredibly warm- hearted, generous and open minded.

# uae - Saturday 22 August, 2015

This map shows where women outnumber men around the world
# Mars And Venus
# Mars And Venus

This map shows where women outnumber men around the world

Aug 22nd 2015, 5:00 PM 35,597 Views 41 Comments

Ireland is among the more even countries.

# uae - Saturday 15 August, 2015

This is the longest, non-stop flight in the world that you can take
# First Class
# First Class

This is the longest, non-stop flight in the world that you can take

Aug 15th 2015, 9:30 AM 43,583 Views 38 Comments

Can you guess what destinations?

# uae - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi's most notorious prisons
# UAE
# UAE

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi's most notorious prisons

Aug 11th 2015, 10:51 AM 39,509 Views 104 Comments

John White, a property developer from Clonmel in Country Tipperary is in prison over a €500,000 debt he could not pay.

# uae - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Gervinho's request for a private beach and helicopter scupper any hope of Roma exit
# Demands
From The42
# Demands

Gervinho's request for a private beach and helicopter scupper any hope of Roma exit

Jun 30th 2015, 11:06 AM 9,828 Views 13 Comments

Seems he may be stuck in Rome for some time.

# uae - Friday 5 June, 2015

Ireland's quest to reach the promised land has just started in the best possible fashion
# Points On The Board
From The42
# Points On The Board

Ireland's quest to reach the promised land has just started in the best possible fashion

Jun 5th 2015, 6:35 PM 4,878 Views 3 Comments

John Bracewell’s side comfortably defeated UAE in Dublin.

# uae - Monday 1 June, 2015

'We know deep down this is it' - Ireland's journey to the pinnacle begins this week
# Test Foot Forward
From The42
# Test Foot Forward

'We know deep down this is it' - Ireland's journey to the pinnacle begins this week

Jun 1st 2015, 10:00 PM 10,343 Views 3 Comments

UAE are the visitors to Dublin and the stakes are high.

# uae - Monday 6 April, 2015

Court of Misdemeanours jails and fines 28 people for 'sex and alcohol' boat party
# Dubai
# Dubai

Court of Misdemeanours jails and fines 28 people for 'sex and alcohol' boat party

Apr 6th 2015, 12:59 PM 26,075 Views 35 Comments

Fined for “getting together while unrelated in a way that would lure them into committing acts of sin”.

# uae - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'
# Hitting Back
From The42
# Hitting Back

'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'

Feb 25th 2015, 9:00 PM 8,979 Views 5 Comments

Gary Wilson took aim at the ICC after helping Ireland beat UAE.

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland win again, Fabio's jail sentence and all today's sport
# Wednesday
From The42
# Wednesday

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland win again, Fabio's jail sentence and all today's sport

Feb 25th 2015, 8:00 PM 21,119 Views 1 Comment

Here’s all the sport Wednesday had to offer.

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track

Feb 25th 2015, 11:35 AM 28,553 Views 27 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side have now won two from two.

Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don't fall off
# Magic
From The42
# Magic

Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don't fall off

Feb 25th 2015, 8:49 AM 9,595 Views 8 Comments

Ireland are definitely winning the Cricket World Cup now.

# uae - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can't afford to be blown off course by UAE
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can't afford to be blown off course by UAE

Feb 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,480 Views 15 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side play their second World Cup game tonight.

# uae - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Unsustainable oil prices? OPEC won't continue to step in to protect a certain price
# Tough Love
# Tough Love

Unsustainable oil prices? OPEC won't continue to step in to protect a certain price

Jan 13th 2015, 9:39 AM 14,781 Views 36 Comments

Yesterday the price of oil hit a six year low, but the UAE says they can’t under any circumstances be the only party responsible.

# uae - Sunday 30 November, 2014

UAE recalls ambassador who treated his staff 'like slaves'
# Employment Rights
# Employment Rights

UAE recalls ambassador who treated his staff 'like slaves'

Nov 30th 2014, 8:23 PM 27,242 Views 91 Comments

He was ordered to pay a total of €240,000 to three workers earlier this week.

# uae - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ambassador who treated staff 'like slaves' ordered to pay them €240,000
# Appalling
# Appalling

Ambassador who treated staff 'like slaves' ordered to pay them €240,000

Nov 25th 2014, 7:08 PM 40,922 Views 109 Comments

But will Khalid Nasser Rashed Lootah invoke diplomatic immunity?

# uae - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Real Madrid unveil IPIC deal to make Bernabeu 'best stadium in the world'
# Oil Money
From The42
# Oil Money

Real Madrid unveil IPIC deal to make Bernabeu 'best stadium in the world'

Oct 29th 2014, 6:00 AM 9,682 Views 10 Comments

The Blancos have announced a link-up with the UAE-based investment company, with a view to building the club brand worldwide.

# uae - Monday 10 February, 2014

UAE developing retina-scanning drones to deliver government mail
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

UAE developing retina-scanning drones to deliver government mail

Feb 10th 2014, 4:04 PM 8,868 Views 17 Comments

The drones will be tested for durability and efficiency in Dubai for six months, before they’re rolled out across the UAE within a year.

# uae - Thursday 16 January, 2014

'You must be joking': Higgins criticises Taoiseach over Gulf visit
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

'You must be joking': Higgins criticises Taoiseach over Gulf visit

Jan 16th 2014, 5:53 PM 18,530 Views 84 Comments

Socialist Party TD Joe Higgins raised the issue of human rights during an Oireachtas committee meeting this evening.

# uae - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Gilmore insists: 'Ireland always raises human rights issues'
# Gulf Trip
# Gulf Trip

Gilmore insists: 'Ireland always raises human rights issues'

Jan 9th 2014, 2:50 PM 4,692 Views 29 Comments

Micheál Martin has said “of course” the Taoiseach should have raised human rights issues with leaders in the Gulf this week.

# uae - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states
# Trade Mission
# Trade Mission

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states

Jan 7th 2014, 10:47 PM 10,136 Views 125 Comments

Enda Kenny has acknowledged Saudi Arabia’s election to the UN Human Rights Council, but the government won’t say if concerns about human rights issues are being raised with leaders there or in Qatar and UAE this week.

# uae - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Kiwi player sent off for idiotic two-footed stamp in defeat to UAE From The42

Kiwi player sent off for idiotic two-footed stamp in defeat to UAE

Sep 10th 2013, 4:53 PM 2,316 Views 4 Comments

It’s the routine nature of this that scares us most.

# uae - Monday 15 July, 2013

Legendary Irish cricketer Trent Johnston to retire
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Legendary Irish cricketer Trent Johnston to retire

Jul 15th 2013, 1:58 PM 1,543 Views 5 Comments

The Australian-born player will bow out following the ICC InterContinental Cup final in Dubai

# uae - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

United Nations backs Mali intervention as more French troops on the way
# Mali
# Mali

United Nations backs Mali intervention as more French troops on the way

Jan 15th 2013, 8:41 AM 2,930 Views 59 Comments

Approval at the UN security council is likely to mean further support for France’s intervention in west Africa.

# uae - Friday 4 January, 2013

United Arab Emirates market opens to Irish sheep meat
# Exports
# Exports

United Arab Emirates market opens to Irish sheep meat

Jan 4th 2013, 2:18 PM 6,237 Views 14 Comments

Last summer the UAE and the Irish government also reached agreements on beef and poultry meat exports from Ireland.

# uae - Friday 21 December, 2012

Maradona wants to coach Iraq at the World Cup in Brazil
# El Diego
From The42
# El Diego

Maradona wants to coach Iraq at the World Cup in Brazil

Dec 21st 2012, 1:21 PM 651 Views 0 Comments

Never thought I’d type that sentence.

# uae - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

PSG in talks with Real Madrid to bring Ronaldo and Mourinho to France
# Special Offer
From The42
# Special Offer

PSG in talks with Real Madrid to bring Ronaldo and Mourinho to France

Oct 31st 2012, 10:53 AM 1,883 Views 3 Comments

Gazzetta dello Sport are claiming that the French big-spenders are preparing an ‘epoch-making change’. Sounds uncomfortable.

# uae - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Asian tourists will need university degree to visit UAE - report
# UAE
# UAE

Asian tourists will need university degree to visit UAE - report

Sep 18th 2012, 10:46 AM 4,746 Views 6 Comments

Tourists from Asian countries who make up a large chunk of the UAE’s population will need a college degree to stop rampant immigration.

# uae - Monday 10 September, 2012

Man caught trying to board plane with monkey in his pants
# Monkey Business
# Monkey Business

Man caught trying to board plane with monkey in his pants

Sep 10th 2012, 1:17 PM 15,161 Views 33 Comments

Ouch.

# uae - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011
# Trade
# Trade

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011

Apr 24th 2012, 1:49 PM 5,507 Views 13 Comments

We’ve ranked the countries with which Ireland has the best surplus of exports – and seen where that’s grown in 2011.

# uae - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Hey, Real Madrid are building a $1 billion space-age island resort in the UAE
# Excessive
From The42
# Excessive

Hey, Real Madrid are building a $1 billion space-age island resort in the UAE

Mar 24th 2012, 9:47 AM 1,208 Views 2 Comments

Wanna see pictures of the plans? Of course you do.

# uae - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

WATCH: Keeper hit with 17-game ban for slapping Spanish coach
# Cheap Shot
From The42
# Cheap Shot

WATCH: Keeper hit with 17-game ban for slapping Spanish coach

Mar 13th 2012, 11:24 AM 655 Views 0 Comments

You have to be mad to be a goalkeeper, they say. Well Diego Maradona’s stopper, Majed Nasser, was definitely mad at Quique Sanchez Flores.

# uae - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Unresolved: O'Leary calls on FIFA to rule on row with Dubai club
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Unresolved: O'Leary calls on FIFA to rule on row with Dubai club

Mar 6th 2012, 6:07 PM 569 Views 0 Comments

David O’Leary has held his breath for long enough, his case for compensation from Al Ahli will be presented to FIFA.

# uae - Sunday 11 September, 2011

9/11: What the rest of the world is saying
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11: What the rest of the world is saying

Sep 11th 2011, 12:53 PM 726 Views 0 Comments

As commemorative services take place across the US, we take a look at the rest of the world’s take on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America.