The Dubai Public Prosecution referred a Gulf businessman, 67, in absentia to the criminal court on charges of forging a proxy for a plot of land and mortgaging it to obtain a loan for Dhs209 million after deceiving the landlord that he would build a hotel and take advantage of the building for 17 years.
Four men who kidnapped and battered a man over a court dispute must be deported, the Dubai Criminal Court ruled on Monday.
A man who intervened to break a fight between a harasser and a woman’s boyfriend ended up having severe injuries, a jury heard on Monday.
A labourer who masterminded a robbery at his workplace to avenge a salary reduction was imprisoned with his accomplice on Sunday.
The Criminal Court sentenced him to a suspended three-month prison term and ordered that he be deported.
The Dubai Criminal Court on Wednesday heard the case of two Asians, a bank manager, and a 40-year-old housewife charged with nearly 20 charges including embezzlement, profiteering, forgery and money laundering of Dhs5.2 million from bank accounts.
A man who barged into the hotel room of female tourists, tried to hug one and shower with another was immured on Tuesday.
A nun, who had filed a rape case against Catholic Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who is out on bail, approached the national and state Women’s Commissions and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), alleging that the priest and his supporters harassed her through various online platforms.
The Essex Police force says the dead found on Wednesday in the southeastern city of Grays included 31 men and eight women. The force says one victim previously thought to be a teenager was a young adult woman.