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Two Sri Lankans drown in rough seas at Dubai beach

Dubai Police have confirmed that three people, including two Sri Lankans, died in rough seas at the weekend at Umm Suqeim beach near Burj Al Arab, 7days.ae reported.Officials from Dubai Police said that they tried to rescue three people from drowning. The victims, two people from Sri Lanka and the third from India, were drowned in separate incidents on Friday, despite warnings from the authorities telling residents to stay out of unusually rough seas. However, also on Friday, a 24-year-old Egyptian man was rescued after he and his friend got into difficulty in the water off Al Khan beach in Sharjah. His friend, a Somalian in his 20s, was later found dead. At sunset on Friday, five men were rescued after getting into difficulty off Al Hamriyah Beach in Sharjah. The men were taken to Khalifa Hospital in Ajman, but one, a Syrian national in his 40s, could not be revived. (Colombo Gazette) read more

Skylon Towers Stair Climb For Cancer

Hundreds of people took the stairs all the way to the top of the Skylon Tower in Niagara Falls Saturday.The event raises money for the pediatric cancer research and offers financial assistance for families who’s kids have cancer.80 year old Mitsko Suzaki is the oldest climber in the history of the event. She was diagnosed with terminal cancer 45 years ago.The stair climb has raised more than one million dollars over the past 22 years. This year forty five thousand dollars alone was brought in