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Fire guts 11 cars outside Dubai Outlet Mall


Up to 11 cars went up in flames after a fire erupted at a parking lot outside the Dubai Outlet Mall late on Saturday afternoon,  No injuries were reported, an Civil Defence official has confirmed.DdAW6LhU0AAqEA1



Dubai reveals giant 2.5 metre Easter egg

20180327165724919This giant egg is allegedly Dubai’s biggest Easter egg and is created by Fairmont Dubai’s Executive Pastry Chef, French-national Romain Castet.
It is made from 80 kilograms of 55% dark chocolate and located in the centre of the hotel’s atrium, This chocolate giant stands more than 2.5 metres tall, weighs 200 kilograms, The luxurious Easter egg will be on display at Fairmont Dubai from 18 March – 8 April.


UAE: No fireworks at Burj Khalifa this New Year’s Eve


#Dubai: There will be no fireworks at Burj Khalifa on December 31, officials announced on Wednesday.
The fireworks, which attract visitors from all across the world, will be replaced with a special light show.
a video with the caption “Say goodbye to the old & hello to the new as we #LightUp2018 in Downtown Dubai this #MyDubaiNewYear,” shows the words “Downtown Dubai” and “join us” lighting up in the same neon-blue colours.

Emirati accused of raping his Filipino maid in Dubai


#Dubai: A 62-year-old Emirati man has been accused of raping his 52-year-old Filipina maid after threatening to physically assault her at his residence, a court heard on Sunday.
The maid was said to have absconded from her 62-year-old sponsor’s went directly to the police station in October where she alleged that she had been raped.
The Filipina told the duty police officer that her sponsor had repeatedly raped her after threatening to beat her up.
Police summoned the 62-year-old employee for questioning, during which he refuted the maid’s claims and said that she had fabricated the rape case because he wanted to send her back to her country, Prosecutors charged the suspect with raping the woman after threatening to beat her.