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Sharjah: Metropolis in United Arab Emirates
Sharjah is the third largest and third most populous city in the United Arab Emirates, forming part of the Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman metropolitan area. The emirate of Sharjah borders with Dubai to the south, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain to the north and Ras Al Khaimah to the east. It is the only emirate that overlooks the coastline on the Persian Gulf to the west and the Gulf of Oman to the East, with the eastern Sharjah coastal towns of Kalba and Khor Fakkan.

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Hundreds evacuated from 48-storey skyscraper fire in United Arab Emirates [Video]

Hundreds evacuated from 48-storey skyscraper fire in United Arab Emirates

First responders rushed to face a major fire that broke out in a residential skyscraper in Sharjah on May 5.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Residential tower engulfed in flames in UAE [Video]

Residential tower engulfed in flames in UAE

Firefighters brought under control a fire that broke out at a residential tower in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday night (May 5), Sharjah's government media office said.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:37Published

Pregnant woman seeks EAM's help to return home to Hyderabad from Sharjah


IndiaTimes - Published

Lockdown effect: 99 Indian workers from Telangana without work and accommodation forced to live under trees in Sharjah and Dubai

During Covid lockdown, 99 Indian workers from Telangana pushed out of their jobs and having no accommodation too are taking refuge under trees and under construction buildings in Sharjah Industrial..
IndiaTimes - Published

'Vande Bharat': First evacuation flight from London lands in Mumbai; 1,373 Indians return home from worldwide

In total, around 1,373 Indians returned to their native places from foreign countries on May 10 as eight 'Vande Bharat' flights from Dubai, Kuwait, Muscat, Sharjah, Kuala Lumpur, and Dhaka landed in..
DNA - Published

Fire breaks out at UAE residential tower, seven injuries reported

fire breaks out at uae residential tower, seven injuries reported
Firefighters brought under control a fire that broke out at a residential tower in Sharjah in the United Arab...
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Abbco Tower: Fire engulfs skyscraper in UAE city of Sharjah

There are no immediate reports of casualties after firefighters bring the blaze under control.
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Bahrain temporarily stops Dubai, Sharjah flights over virus

bahrain temporarily stops dubai, sharjah flights over virus
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) � The tiny island nation of Bahrain suspended flights to the world's busiest airport for international travel in Dubai on Tuesday over fears about the spread of a new..
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Bahrain civil aviation suspends flights from Dubai airport and Sharjah airport for 48 hours

Bahrain civil aviation authority on Monday suspended all its flights from Dubai airport and Sharjah airport for 48 hours over coronavirus fears.
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Dana Gas to use Egyptian asset sale to pay down sukuk

dana gas to use egyptian asset sale to pay down sukuk
Sharjah-based Dana Gas will use the proceeds from the sale of its Egyptian assets to pay down its sukuk due in October, its chief executive said. The company, which operates concessions in the..
WorldNews - Published

UAE says working to put out fire on oil tanker off Sharjah coast: UAE media council official

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates are "working to put out a fire that broke out aboard an oil tanker 21 miles off the coast of Sharjah after receiving a distress message. A proper investigation..
Reuters - Published

Reports of vessel on fire off UAE's Sharjah: UKMTO

The United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) said on Wednesday that it had received reports of a vessel on fire north-west of the United Arab Emirates' emirate of Sharjah.
Reuters - Published

Thousands of Christians celebrate Christmas in UAE

thousands of christians celebrate christmas in uae
ABU DHABI: Thousands of Christians across the country attended the Christmas mass and service yesterday to mark the occasion of Christmas. In Abu Dhabi, worshippers started gathering as early as 4am at..
WorldNews - Published

Ruler of Sharjah offers housing boost for Emiratis

ruler of sharjah offers housing boost for emiratis
The Ruler of Sharjah ordered thousands of plots of land be distributed to Emiratis to build new homes. Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammed Al Qasimi, allocated 4,765 residential plots as part of a drive to..
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Kerala man wins $.27 million in UAE raffle draw

Speaking to Khaleej Times, Abdul Salam Shanavas, who hails from Thiruvananthapuram, said, "Even if I had worked for 50 years, I wouldn't have earned anything close to this amount. I arrived here in..
IndiaTimes - Published

Emir's fashion designer son found dead at London luxury apartment in 'unexpected' circumstances

emir's fashion designer son found dead at london luxury apartment in 'unexpected' circumstances
The son of an Emirati ruler has been found dead in “unexpected circumstances” at an apartment in upscale Knightsbridge, west London. Crown prince Khalid al Qasimi, a fashion designer, was found..
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