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UAE-Israel: Historic kidney transplant underway

Sheba Medical Center says this is part of a wider organ donation programme between the two countries. A three-way kidney transplant effort between Israel and the United Arab Emirates began at 5.30am on Wednesday in what is the first organ…

UAE: Hand sanitiser severely damages child’s eye

She was rushed to the hospital immediately, and has now recovered. A four-year-old child in the UAE, who severely injured her eye after hand sanitiser from a foot-operated station was accidentally squirted directly into it, has now recovered. According to…

UAE: Stranded Indian students desperate to return

Technical issues lead the list of challenges, with students’ ability to adapt, engage in class, and motivate themselves some of the other areas of concern. UAE students and their families stranded in India due to the ongoing flight suspensions are…

Covid-19: Regions near Tokyo to seek emergency steps

Governors of three prefectures near Olympics host Tokyo are likely to ask the government to declare states of emergency for their regions, media said on Wednesday, after Covid-19 infections spiked to a record high in the Japanese capital. Tokyo recorded…

UAE: Mercury to hit 50°C on a hazy Wednesday

Dusty weather to reduce horizontal visibility in parts of the country. The weather in UAE is expected to be hot and hazy on Wednesday, according to the national Met department (NCM). The weather forecast for today is hazy during daytime…

Covid: Vaccinated Americans urged to wear masks indoors

US coronavirus cases have been rising due to the highly contagious Delta variant. Americans fully vaccinated against Covid-19 should go back to wearing masks in indoor public places in regions where the coronavirus is spreading rapidly, US health authorities said…