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Hijacking foiled on Bangladesh-Dubai flight, suspect killed

Hijacking foiled on Bangladesh-Dubai flight, suspect killed

 

Bangladeshs state-run Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight is seen after it made an emergency landing at the airport in Chittagong, Bangladesh, Sunday, Feb.24, 2019. A Bangladesh air force official says the flight from the capital, Dhaka, bound for Dubai made the emergency landing, after a man allegedly attempted to hijack the plane. (AP Photo)


February 24, 2019 - 19:13 GMT
 A Dubai shopping trip and a missed chance to capture the head of the Taliban

A Dubai shopping trip and a missed chance to capture the head of the Taliban

 

The wreckage of the vehicle in which Akhtar Mohammad Mansour was apparently traveling when it was hit in a U.S. drone strike on May 22, 2016, in Noshki in Pakistans Baluchistan province.


March 24, 2018 - 23:21 GMT
 A British Woman Just Won $1 Million for Being the 'Worlds Best Teacher'

A British Woman Just Won $1 Million for Being the 'Worlds Best Teacher'

 

British teacher Andria Zafirakou after receiving the "Global Teacher Prize" during an award ceremony in Dubai on March 18, 2018.


March 19, 2018 - 06:45 GMT
 British inner-city teacher named world's best, wins $1 million prize

British inner-city teacher named world's best, wins $1 million prize

 

British teacher Andria Zafirakou (L) receives the "Global Teacher Prize" from Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai during an award ceremony in Dubai on March 18, 2018


March 18, 2018 - 20:13 GMT
 Dubai closes case on Indian actress, calls death an accident

Dubai closes case on Indian actress, calls death an accident

 

Indian policemen guard near a picture of Indian actress Sridevi displayed outside her residence in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. The 54-year-old Bollywood actress died late on Saturday while on a visit to Dubai. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)


February 27, 2018 - 11:47 GMT
 Airline apologizes for risqué in-flight "performance"

Airline apologizes for risqué in-flight "performance"

 

Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, President and CEO of Vietnamese airline carrier Vietjet, speaks during press conference in Dubai, Nov. 10, 2015.


January 30, 2018 - 15:58 GMT
 Thai junta leader confirms fugitive former PM Yingluck is in Dubai

Thai junta leader confirms fugitive former PM Yingluck is in Dubai

 

FILE PHOTO: Shinawatra arrives at the criminal court in Bangkok


September 28, 2017 - 05:32 GMT
 Yingluck Shinawatra, ex-Thai PM, has fled to Dubai -- source

Yingluck Shinawatra, ex-Thai PM, has fled to Dubai -- source

 

Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra speaks to the media as she arrives at the Supreme Court in Bangkok on July 21, 2017.


August 25, 2017 - 15:29 GMT
 Police arrest 17 in Australia, Dubai, Netherlands drug raids

Police arrest 17 in Australia, Dubai, Netherlands drug raids

 

A policeman jumps a fence at the home of John Ibrahim during a police operation in Sydney


August 08, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
 Fire strikes another tower in the Dubai Marina

Fire strikes another tower in the Dubai Marina

 

Emirati authorities close down the road in front of the Tiger Tower after a fire broke out on the building's 53rd floor in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017.


August 06, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
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