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ladies-beach-dayTwo of Dubai’s most popular public beach parks, Mamzar and Jumeirah, are imposing new ladies-only days.

Mondays at Mamzar will be only for women while in Jumeirah, men will be excluded on Sundays and Wednesdays.

The new ruling, from Dubai Municipality, comes after women were asked in a study what they would like to see happen. It also means that all the staff at the parks, and in outlets which operate at them, will be female-only on the allotted days. Read more

child-custody-laws-in-dubaiWhen child custody disputes arise between parents who are non-UAE nationals resident in the UAE, whether married to a UAE or non-UAE citizen, they may file custody cases in the UAE.

The applicable law in relation to the children matters in the UAE is Federal Law No. 28 of the year 2005 regarding the Personal Statuses Law (articles 142-158).

According to the above mentioned law the custody of the child is determined by the court in the best interest of the child.

To be deemed as a fit custodian, a person should fulfill a list of requirements: Read more

poshpawsPoshpaws Cattery & Petting Farm in Dubai Friday 3rd May 3–6 pm

Please, please, help. These rescued and abandoned cats and dogs are all in need of homes.  On the day there will also be a sale of second hand books, second hand pet accessories,  and jumble. Donations will be accepted on the day.

Volunteers are welcome.

For more details and location map please visit the Facebook page or call +971 56 604 091 050 458 8635 Read more

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