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Leaders greet Islamic world
ABU DHABI: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent cables of congratulations to kings, presidents and emirs of Arab and Islamic countries, on the advent of Eid Al-Adha. In his messages, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa expressed his well-wishes to the leaders and their people wishing them further health, progress and prosperity. He also wished dignity and glory for Arab and Islamic nations.
   
Modi urges talks with Pakistan
ISLAMABAD: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for dialogue with Pakistan in a letter to its newly elected leader and Pakistan also saw talks with its old rival as the “only way forward”, Pakistan’s foreign minister said on Monday. New Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan offered an olive branch to India after his election victory last month, proposing talks to resolve a long-standing dispute over the Kashmir region.
 
 
Kerala rescuers face mounting challenges
TRIVANDUM: As rescue operations in Kerala on Monday entered their final stages, the biggest challenge before the authorities in the flood aftermath turned into managing the over 5,500 relief camps housing more than 7,00,000 people across the state. Floodwaters receded on Monday, leaving Indian rescuers the grim task of retrieving bodies as the death toll from the worst monsoon rains in a century rose above 400. The weather looked
   
Dubai flyer makes mid-air proposal
DUBAI: The Emirates’ EK303 flight from Shanghai to Dubai witnessed a wedding proposal by a Chinese man, who asked a compatriot woman for marriage, in an exhilarating atmosphere shared by the crew and some passengers. Emirates Airline’s Twitter account published a one-minute video with the #loveintheairK tag, showing the hosts’ cooperation with the Chinese man to arrange for the happy event on board. The man said through the
 
 
Unified uniforms now mandatory
Abu Dhabi: As of the new academic year 2018-2019, all public school students will have to wear a unified uniform, aiming to promote the values of equality and justice, develop the sense of the national responsibility, strengthen positive relationships among students and enhance the values of virtue and positive behaviour, according to the Ministry of Education (MoE). MoE added the new uniform reflects the genuineness of society
   
Kerala victims are left with eyes flooded with absolute hope
As the number dying in the unimaginable disaster that has taken over the South Indian beauty, Kerala, increases the world unites. It mourns those stuck in helpless conditions and left with nothing, except eyes flooded with absolute hope. It’s heart-wrenching to see that there’s nothing much left of what was once a place renowned for its breathtakingly beautiful backwaters, but just roofs peeping from a flooded land and people
 
 

 IN A LEAGUE OF HIS OWN 
Dr Abdullah Omran Taryam, who passed away in Sharjah on Thursday at 66, was a national symbol who played a key role in the formation of the United Arab Emirates. He was Minister for Education and Justice Minister in the Cabinet of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Dr Abdullah as Chairman of Dar Al Khaleej revolutionised the dynamics of the media in the UAE.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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