3 jailed for possessing Dh2.19b in fake euros

Dubai: Three visitors who possessed 1,094,000 notes of €500 [Dh2.19 billion)] of counterfeit currency for trading purposes, have been jailed for two years each.The trio — a Macedonian and two Croatians — conned an Indian salesman and embezzled six million Indian rupees (Dh324,000) in August. The Dubai Court of First Instance convicted the 52-year-old Macedonian, Read More …

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UAE to try 41 on ‘terror’ charges

Abu Dhabi: The Public Prosecution has referred 41 men of various nationalities, including Emiratis, to the Federal Supreme Court on charges of setting up a terrorist organisation, Salem Saeed Kubaish, UAE’s Attoney General said on Sunday.“The defendants were charged with setting up and running a terrorist organisation named Shabab Al Manarah “The Minaret Youths” which Read More …

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Man run over by speeding car in Sharjah

The driver of a speeding car was taken into police custody following an accident on Monday that left a 35-year-old Pakistani man seriously injured. The driver was questioned at Al Gharb police station. The victim, identified as M.J.A., was seriously injured and was taken to the intensivbe care unit of Al Qasimi Hospital after being Read More …

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7,000 ‘wanted’ caught by Dubai cops in 8 months

Dubai police arrested nearly 7,000 people wanted in criminal cases in the first eight months of 2014 and recovered around Dh1.7 billion stolen or extorted by those criminals, the emirate?s assistant police chief was quoted on Thursday as saying. Major General Khalil Al Mansouri said those arrested included 130 wanted internationally for various crimes while Read More …

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Retrial of ex-Deyaar executive ordered

Retrial of ex-Deyaar executive ordered Published Tuesday, February 08, 2011 SA’s sentence was earlier amended to one-year jail term and a Dh11.75m fine Dubai Appeal Court has been ordered by the highest court to hold a retrial in the corruption case against former Deyaar board member, ‘Gulf News’ reported. Earlier, the Appeal court amended the Read More …

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Cases dismissed as Al Boom ruling nears

Cases dismissed as Al Boom ruling nears Published Tuesday, February 08, 2011 Dubai Appeal Court has dismissed all other cases against Abed Al Boom ahead of the verdict at the end of the month on a Dh960 million embezzlement charge, according to a report in ‘The National’. Four cases for bounced cheques, for which the Read More …

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