Afkar Ali Ahmed

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Rodents, flies invade residential areas

AJMAN — Overflowing garbage containers near residential buildings and houses besides the waste generated by commercial establishments has led to massive spread of rodents, flies and other insects which pose a health hazard to residents.

Pakistani held for murder of Omani

AJMAN – A 43-year-old Pakistani has been arrested on charges of murdering his Omani friend, whose body was found in his room at the Al Rayaan Hotel in Ajman with wounds all over.