Rescued migrants rest aboard the Ocean Viking on Friday. Reuters
Fifteen people were killed and 28 wounded after a minibus carrying migrants overturned in eastern Turkey on Thursday, the private news agency DHA reported.
Twelve people died after a boat carrying migrants sank off southwestern Turkey on Monday, the coastguard said.
The German captain of a migrant rescue ship who defied an Italian government ban to dock at the island port of Lampedusa expressed regret on Sunday for any alarm caused when her ship trapped a police boat against the quay.
Sheikh Hamdan called on all government bodies in Dubai to leave no efforts to upgrade to the desired levels of performance, according to the vision of Sheikh Mohammed
The streets of Sharjah — the Khalid Lagoon walkway along Corniche Street between Al Majaz Waterfront and Al Qasba — will be bursting with a variety of entertainment acts as part of the debut edition of Sharjah Fringe festival.
Asian communities from Pakistanis, Indian and others showed their excitement on the announcement of the 2nd edition of Basant Bahar to be held in Dubai on Jan 30-31.