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A UAE businessman has sued a local bank demanding Dhs60 million in compensation for financial loss and the psychological stress he has incurred due to bank's negligence.
According to the Emirati he issued a cheque of Dhs10 million for the payment of a plot of land but the bank failed to honour the cheque.
The bank allegedly claim the signature on the cheque does not match the one on the account in the bank's system.
The seller of the land filed a criminal case against the buyer for paying him with a dud cheque.
The case was dismissed by the court because investigations carried out revealed the signature on the cheque matched the one in the account.The Abu Dhabi Civil Court of First Instance and the Appeal Court ordered the bank to pay the man Dhs500,000 for losses and damages.
A resident of the UAE has been fined Dh10,000 for posting a picture of another person on social media without the person's consent.
Two shoplifters who entered a supermarket and started shoving items inside their pockets were on Sunday sent to spend six months in prison to be followed by deportation.
Seven students that were involved in the viral bullying video have been reffered to court by Kalba's Public Prosecution.
Key stakeholders in child welfare have strongly recommended a more socially-driven and collaborative approach to create community awareness to ensure child safety.
Hazza Al Mansoori, the first Emirati astronaut who is preparing to take off for the International Space Station (ISS) on Sept.25, said, “This mission is a great responsibility upon me, through which and the other future missions, I will do my best to help enrich science and knowledge with scientific experiments that will be conducted on the ISS in partnership with the competent teams from different countries.”
Dr Abdulaziz Almusallam, Chairman of the Sharjah Institute of Heritage (SIH), revealed details of the 19th edition of the Sharjah International Narrator Forum at a press conference organised by the institute on Tuesday morning in the SIH offices. The forum is expected to commence on Sept.24 at the Sharjah Expo Center and will last for three days.