Mohammad Abdullah Al Haj Al Zarouni says manned desks are popular as tourists and residents like to give when they can see where their money goes.

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Isla Roberts looks at photographers as with a large blue Morpho butterfly on her face, as she and other children take part in a media call for a new exhibition on tropical butterflies in a temporary venue outside the Natural History Museum.

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Jaywalkers squeezing through a small gap under the railing near Sahara Centre Mall.

Fencing no barrier for diehard jaywalkers

How some pedestrians still go around new railings on busy Sharjah roads, risking death

Some UAE residents felt mild tremors An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 on the Richter scale hit 50km west south west of Kish Island at about 5.32am. (Source USGS website)

Mild tremors hit UAE after earthquake in Iran

It was very minor and there was no recorded damage in the country, official says

A British Airways aircraft prepares to taxi at Heathrow Airport in London.

Girls to sue British Airways over sex abuse

Lawyers argue that British Airways should be held responsible for pilot's actions

Force feed: Doctors and nutritionists have cautioned parents against putting young children on indiscriminate diets as they could adversely affect their growth and behaviour

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