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Facial Recognition Technology Is Facing A Huge Backlash In The US. But Some Of The World’s Biggest Tech Companies Are Trying To Sell It In The Gulf.

Face recognition has been banned in San Francisco and linked by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to a rise in global fascism. But it’s being marketed in Dubai, which has spied on hundreds of dissidents, by American and Chinese tech giants.

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ジェンダーバランスの表彰式 選ばれたのはおじさんばかりだった

ドバイ政府が発表したジェンダーバランス表彰。受けたのはみんなヒゲのおじさんばかりという状況で、各国のTwitterでネタになっています。

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A Kenyan Politician Who Was Held In A Bathroom Says He Was Beaten, Drugged, And Deported To Dubai

Miguna Miguna has just been deported from his birth country for the second time in as many months, and is currently being treated at a hospital in Dubai.

10 Brunches Every Dubai-Based Brunch Fiend Absolutely Needs To Try This Winter

Get stuffed and get drunk. What more can you ask for?

12 Absolutely Must-Try Dubai Food Spots For The Perfect Summer Date

From street food to luxury dining to delicious desserts, Dubai has it all.

This Dude Has Been Crossing Continents To Visit Places That Shah Rukh Khan Has Shot At

He's even been to Lisbon where a scene from Jab Harry Met Sejal was shot.

Rakhi Sawant On Holiday Is Basically Every Desi Tourist Ever

She bought a selfie stick and now we have the unbridled joy of watching her use it.

19 Pictures You'll Only Understand If You Live In The UAE

The magical land where the "hot" water side is cooler than the "cold" water side.

19 Things Only NRIs From The Gulf Will Understand

Maafi maaloom arabi, but still loving it with all my desi heart.

31 Reasons Anyone With A Sweet Tooth NEEDS To Permanently Move To Dubai

Getting a sugar rush just looking at these desserts.

Zayn Malik Has Cancelled An Upcoming Dubai Concert Due To Anxiety

He was due to play at the Autism Rocks Arena on 7 October.

A Woman Gave Birth On A Plane And Her Baby Got A Million Air Miles As A Present

"It only happens in movies, and we're lucky to witness this miracle."

Ce bébé est né en plein vol Dubaï-Manille

«Ça n'arrive que dans les films et nous avons eu la chance d'être témoin de ce miracle», a raconté Missy Berberabe Umandal à BuzzFeed News.

The Difficult Question About Racism Against Indians: Is It Our Own Classism Shown Back To Us?

I outraged with India when a white man posted a racist attack against us in the wake of an emergency crash landing. When the anger wanes, let's not forget to ask: Is racism just what our classism looks like when it comes from a foreigner?

This Dude Shut Down A Flight Attendant's Racist Post Against Indians After The Emirates Crash

"This isn't the first time I have heard such degrading comments about Indians by airline crew in the UAE and this definitely won't be the last time."

Video Shows Dramatic Evacuation Before Dubai Passenger Jet Bursts Into Flames

All 300 passengers and crew on Emirates Flight 521 survived after the plane caught fire as it arrived from India on Wednesday, the airline said, but a firefighter lost his life.

British Businessman Says He Was Tortured And Abused Inside A Dubai Jail

British businessman David Haigh said he also witnessed the torture and rape of other inmates.

British Businessman Acquitted In Dubai Of Charges Stemming From "Offensive" Tweet

A spokesperson for David Haigh, a former managing director of Leeds United, said the businessman was delighted to see the end of a "22-month nightmare".

Passenger Plane Crashes In Russia, Killing All 62 Aboard

A Boeing 737 operated by FlyDubai crashed in Russia at 3:42 a.m. Saturday, killing 55 passengers and 7 crew members.

British Companies Are Marketing Surveillance Equipment To Saudi Arabia Today

The firms are believed to have received UK government funding to attend a security trade show in Dubai.

Massive Fire Engulfs 63-Story Luxury Hotel In Dubai

No deaths were reported from the fire that took place outside the 20th floor of the Address Hotel in downtown Dubai. A nearby New Year's fireworks display continued as planned from the world's tallest skyscraper.

Dubai Real Estate Developer Says It's Standing By Trump

Damac Properties isn't going to let a proposed Muslim ban get in the way of a premium golf course and villa development.

Watch These Two Men In Jetpacks Fly Alongside A Jumbo Jet

Fighter pilot Yves Rossy and parachutist Vince Reffet just pulled off the coolest thing imaginable in Dubai. Now that our jetpacks are finally here, is there any future left to hope for?

This Man Took His Taxi Driver To A Theme Park Because He'd Never Been

The driver had never been to a theme park or on a roller coaster before.

Comment une histoire de noyade vieille de 20 ans a envahi les médias

La presse a massivement relayé ces derniers jours l'histoire d'une fille morte noyée parce que son père a refusé l'intervention des secours. Sans s'être aperçue que les faits datent de 1996.

Watch What Happens When Kids In Dubai Ask Adults For A Cigarette

"If it's harmful for me, it's harmful for you too, right?"

Surreal Photos Show Dubai Covered In Orange After A Major Sandstorm

The low visibility disrupted travel by road and air Thursday.

24 Things You Learn To Love When You Move To Dubai

In the words of Tupac, you got to be there to know it.

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