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Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 17 December 2018

PODCAST: UAE in a minute for January 31, 2018

Making today's headlines: a super blue blood moon, a UN report and a cricket anti-corruption probe

The moon rises over Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California. The super blue blood moon will be visible in the UAE from 6pm on Wednesday. Robyn Beck / AFP
The moon rises over Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California. The super blue blood moon will be visible in the UAE from 6pm on Wednesday. Robyn Beck / AFP

A super blue blood moon will be visible across the country’s skies this evening, comprising a total lunar eclipse, a super moon, and a blue moon all at once.

> Rare 'super blue blood moon' to be visible in UAE next week

The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt have condemned a report by the United Nations Commission on Human Rights as “misleading and inaccurate”.

> story coming soon

The Emirates Cricket Board have distanced themselves from a tournament in Ajman that is the subject of an ICC anti-corruption probe.

> Ajman All Stars League subject of ICC anti-corruption probe