Afkar Ali Ahmed

Rodents threat to residents' health

AJMAN — Massive proliferation of rodents and insects including bed bugs, flies and mosquitoes in residential areas, commercial outlets and industrial areas of Ajman is posing a threat to public health in the emirate.

Rodents and insects pose menace in Ajman

AJMAN — Massive proliferation of rodents and insects including bed bugs, flies and mosquitoes in residential areas, commercial outlets and industrial areas of Ajman is posing a threat to public health in the emirate.

Parents of ‘fire victim’ suspect vendetta killing

SHARJAH —The case is getting curiouser and curiouser. The parents of Jamal Rashid, the 19-year-old Omani national whose charred body was found in a traditional house in Al Ghurair area recently, now suspect their son might have been a victim of a ‘vendetta’ killing — rather than a victim of an accidental fire incident.

Wasit road expansion project to start soon

SHARJAH — The Dh175 million Wasit Road expansion project conceived to resolve traffic congestion in Sharjah will be executed soon, said Khawla Al Noman, Director of Public Works Department.

Two held for car thefts in Sharjah

SHARJAH — Sharjah Police yesterday arrested two Arabs believed to be behind the recent spate of car thefts. These thefts were highlighted through a report published by Khaleej Times on April 12 this year.

Wasit road expansion project to roll soon

SHARJAH — The Dh175 million Wasit Road expansion project conceived to resolve traffic congestion in Sharjah will be executed soon, said Khawla Al Noman, Director of Public Works Department.

Quality lab will curb construction flaws

AJMAN — The Dh2 million state-of-the-art Building Materials Testing Laboratory set up by the Ajman Municipality to ensure quality of construction materials, will be operational in the beginning of September.

Sharjah Creek in need of fencing

SHARJAH — The lack of safety barriers and proper fencing along the Sharjah Creek and some parts of the Al Buhairah Corniche led to a couple of accidents in the past six months.