Afkar Ali Ahmed

Performance of preachers to be evaluated for quality

DUBAI — The performance of the Muezzin (the one who calls for prayers) and the Imam (the prayer leader) and preachers in all mosques of Dubai will be soon evaluated by the Dubai Islamic Affairs Department to ensure quality of service.

16 years ago

Zip, zap, zoom cars impounded

AJMAN — For those young motorists bitten by the 'zip, zap, zoom' bug, the Ajman Traffic police sent a clear message yesterday, when they confiscated more than 11 vehicles illegally modified to increase speed and produce loud noise.

16 years ago

Zip, zap, zoom cars confiscated

AJMAN - For those young motorists bitten by the 'zip, zap, zoom' bug, the Ajman Traffic police sent a clear message yesterday, when they confiscated more than 11 vehicles illegally modified to increase speed and produce loud noise.

16 years ago

Move to start public transport in Ajman

AJMAN — A public transport corporation will come up soon in Ajman. This is in accordance with the Amiri decree No (4) for the year 2005 issued yesterday by His Highness Shaikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of Supreme Council And Ruler of Ajman.

16 years ago

Ajman allows distribution of gas by expats

AJMAN — Shaikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman, yesterday issued a decree taking effect today that expatriates would be allowed to distribute gas inside and outside the emirate. Thus far, only UAE nationals from Ajman and other emirates were permitted to do so.

16 years ago

Indian hurt as device explodes

AJMAN — An Indian worker received serious head and face injuries when an explosive device he was handling went off. The incident took place in the Ajman Industrial Area recently.

16 years ago

Expatriates can distribute gas in Ajman

AJMAN - Shaikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman, yesterday issued a decree that effective today expatriates would be allowed to distribute gas inside and outside the emirate. Till now, only UAE nationals from Ajman and the other emirates were permitted to do so.

16 years ago

Indian hurt as device explodes

AJMAN - An Indian worker received serious head and face injuries when an explosive device he was handling went off. The incident took place in the Ajman Industrial Area recently.

16 years ago

Troubled Darfur is looking up: Dr Ismail

DUBAI — The Sudanese Foreign Minister, Dr Mustafa Osman Ismail, asserted yesterday that the troubled western region of Darfur is witnessing improvement both in terms of the humanitarian situation and security, as has been highlighted in the United Nation's latest humanitarian report.

16 years ago