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The father of a woman married to a UAE royal was abducted during a livestream online, the London-based Detained in Dubai organisation reported.

Jordanians are tweeting in solidarity with Prince Ali and cartoonist Emad Hajjaj, after both figures faced backlash for daring to criticise the UAE-Israel normalisation deal

Jordan's <em>Princess</em> Raiyah bint Al-Hussein marries Roald Dahl's grandson

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Jordan's Princess Raiyah bint Al-Hussein marries Roald Dahl's grandson

The Half-sister of embattled Princess Raiyah bint Al-Hussein marries British journalist Ned Donovan.

Another UAE <em>princess</em> attempted to escape royal family: report

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Another UAE princess attempted to escape royal family: report

A princess from the UAE's extended royal family is the latest to attempt to flee the kingdom, according to a 60 Minutes Australia ...

Dubai leader's domestic abuse undermines Emirate's hollow gender reforms

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Dubai leader's domestic abuse undermines Emirate's hollow gender reforms

Comment: The UAE ruler's superficial efforts to combat domestic violence are falling woefully short, writes Alainna Liloia.

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UK police to review disappearance of Dubai ruler's daughter

A UK court ruled this week that Sheikha Shamsa was likely abducted off the streets of Cambridge by her father, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

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Dubai ruler threatened wife, orchestrated daughters' abduction, court rules

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum led a far-reaching campaign of intimidation against his estranged wife and 'ordered and orchestrated' the ...

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Princess Haya back in London for legal battle

Princess Haya is in London to resume her custody battle with her estranged husband, Emir of Dubai Sheikh Al-Maktoum. She has ...

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Dubai princess said she'd rather die than return home

Princess Latifa tried to escape Dubai but was taken back to the UAE following a commando raid of her yacht hideout.

Dubai airport worker arrested for 'stealing two mangoes'

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Dubai airport worker arrested for 'stealing two mangoes'

The case of the stolen mangoes was solved after a security guard saw the airport employee open the passengers' luggage on surveillance cameras.

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​UAE backs India's move to abolish Kashmir's special autonomy

The top UAE official in India has backed the country's controversial move to strip Kashmir's semi-autonomous status, turning the area into a new ...

Dubai ruler blasts runaway wife in another Instagram poem

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Dubai ruler blasts runaway wife in another Instagram poem

For the second time, Dubai's ruler blasted Princess Haya on Instagram by uploading a poem entitled 'Swords of Excellencies'.

Jordan <em>Princess</em> <em>Haya</em> receives brother's backing on Twitter

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Jordan Princess Haya receives brother's backing on Twitter

Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, the brother of runaway Princess Haya, posted a picture on the social network on Wednesday evening.

Dubai ruler's wife seeks forced marriage protection for children

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Dubai ruler's wife seeks forced marriage protection for children

The estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai has applied for a British forced marriage protection order relating to their children, a London court ...

Dubai ruler and runaway wife begin London court battle

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Dubai ruler and runaway wife begin London court battle

The hearing, which will pit Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum against Princess Haya, will focus on the ...

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Princess Haya's refuge in the UK threatens diplomatic crisis

Relations between the UK and its Emirati ally could witness tension amid mounting criticism following reports of Princess Haya's escape to London.

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Dubai ruler suspected 'intimate relationship' between wife, British bodyguard

Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid had reportedly grown suspicious of his estranged wife's relationship with a bodyguard before she fled ...

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Princess Haya could flee what many UAE women cannot

Comment: Personal status laws in the UAE deny women the right to make independent decisions about marriage, education, finances, travel and ...

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Mary Robinson says Dubai's Princess Haya 'still her friend'

Former Irish president Mary Robinson has said her only friend among the Emirati leadership was Princess Haya, who she 'still ...

<em>Princess</em> <em>Haya</em> 'planned to flee Dubai for months'

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Princess Haya 'planned to flee Dubai for months'

The wife of Dubai's ruler, Princess Haya, plotted her escape from their marriage after discovering her husband lied about what ...

Joe Lo

UK's 'shady relations' with the UAE are nothing new

According to an archived document, the UK and UAE governments tried to deport the editor of a London-based Arab newspaper for a "scandalous" ...

Runaway royal: <em>Princess</em> <em>Haya</em> 'seeks refuge in London home'

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Runaway royal: Princess Haya 'seeks refuge in London home'

Reports claimed the Jordanian royal had applied for asylum in the UK where she has links with authorities and owns an £85m house near Kensington ...

Dubai ruler slams runaway wife in furious Instagram poem

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Dubai ruler slams runaway wife in furious Instagram poem

Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum blasted Princess Haya on Instagram in a furious poem, after reports revealed ...

Wife of 'abusive Dubai ruler' escapes to Germany: reports

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Wife of 'abusive Dubai ruler' escapes to Germany: reports

Several reports suggest Dubai's Princess Haya has fled to Germany, escaping the abuse of her husband Sheikh Mohammed bin ...

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