Indian rupee drops: The currency tumbled to a record low against the UAE Dirham.

Sridevi: People remembered the veteran actor and celebrity on her birth anniversary. Her daughter, actress Janhvi Kapoor honoured her mother on Instagram.

Big win: A Pakistan national won Dh145,000 worth of gold on his country’s Independence Day in a raffle draw in Dubai.

Eid Al Adha: Holidays for the UAE public sector and the private sector were announced.