Rulers of the seven Emirates attended the official 49th National Day celebrations in the capital on Wednesday evening.
On the occasion of the UAE's 49th National Day, the leaders of the seven emirates expressed their gratitude to those who planted the seeds of the union in a symbolic video.
The UAE has confirmed 1,285 new cases of COVID-19 from 136,483 tests.
Abu Dhabi Police went beyond their call of duty to make a young boy’s birthday extra special.
To mark its 49th National Day, the UAE launched Falcon Eye into space from the French Guiana Space Centre in South America at 5:33 am on Wednesday.
ശക്തമായ കാറ്റിനും മഴക്കും സാധ്യതയുണ്ടെന്ന് കാലാവസ്ഥ കേന്ദ്രത്തിന്റെ റിപ്പോർട്ടിനെ തുടർന്ന് നാല് ജില്ലകളിൽ റെഡ് അലർട്ട് പ്രഖ്യാപിച്ചു
Spectacular fireworks and two open-air concerts will be livestreamed from Abu Dhabi and Al Ain on the occasion of the UAE's 49th UAE National Day celebrations.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has called on the people of the UAE to look to the future with optimism and contribute with ideas that will help the country achieve further progress across all sectors.
Britain on Wednesday became the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for use and said that it will be rolled out from early next week.
Sri Lanka evacuated 75,000 people from homes on the east coast where tropical cyclone Burevi, packing winds of up to 90 kph, is expected to hit the island nation late on Wednesday.
The World Health Organisation on Wednesday tightened guidelines on wearing face masks.
More than 20 armed robbers stormed a bank in a small Brazilian town on Wednesday, taking hostages, exchanging gunfire with police in the streets and killing one person before fleeing in a convoy of vehicles.
US Attorney General William Barr has said the Justice Department has found no evidence of widespread voter fraud in last month's election.
Five people, including a nine-month-old baby, have been killed and up to 15 others were injured, when a speeding car ploughed into a pedestrian area in the western German city of Trier.
Pfizer Inc and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine could be rolled out in Europe this month, the companies said on Tuesday after they applied for EU emergency approval for the shot.
China's embassy in Australia said politicians there had "misread" a tweet showing an "unfactual" image of an Australian soldier and were trying to stoke nationalism.
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