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The NCM, in its statement today, warned of the poor visibility of less than 1,500 metres at times due to fresh northwesterly winds with speed reaching up to 45 km/hr at times in various coastal and inland areas of the country until 6 pm Wednesday.
The National Centre of Meteorology (NMC), indicated that the highest temperature monitored on Saturday was in Mazira area of Liwa city in Al Dhafra, Abu Dhabi.
Ras Al Khaimah police also transported about 170 other people from the mountains after they were stranded.
The NCM has expected that the volatile weather may remain likely today with rainfall of different intensities over most areas of the country, associated with thunder activity at times and hailstones fall.
Internet services will be partly restored in Indian Kashmir from Saturday, ending a five-and-a half-month government-imposed blackout in the troubled region, but social media will stay offline.
A 14-year-old school girl died following "a cardiac arrest" during a dance session in a Karnataka village near the Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), police said on Saturday.
The charismatic Prime Minister said his visit to the World Economic Forum was the “cheapest” one, thanks to two of his close friends, well-known businessmen Ikram Sehgal and Imran Chaudhry, a Dubai-based multimillionaire, who paid for the trip.