AlShorts - News around the World in 60 Words

AlShorts is a short news app that shall keep you updated with the latest happenings and current affairs in a short news format. We deliver daily news to users at the palm of their hands in 60 words.

AlShorts is a news app that offers you the latest and summarized news from global verified sources. We summarize the news in simple and crisp English including facts and figures.

The stories on this news summary app are presented without any opinions, and contains pure news at your fingertips.

AlShorts is aimed as the best news app for android, in order to provide best news reading experience to the users. Whether it’s the government policies or shakeups in corporate affairs, AlShorts daily news app delivers short news covered from trusted sources.

With the latest English news app, users can enjoy latest news and current affairs in a jiffy! What’s happening near you; including latest events and happening, get informed with this news app download.

◉Share News and spread the word

• Download latest news app and share the updated stories of AlShorts with your friends and family

• One can share AlShorts stories on different social media platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, Instagram, e-mail, and many others.

◉Top – A feed with latest news summary, and other updated content only for you!

• We don’t see your personal details, we intelligently learn your preferences as you swipe, and display stories personalized for you in the ‘Top’ section.

• Save time on the go! Read the latest news on AlShorts in just 60 words or less

◉News Categories

• AlShorts is the best short news app that divides the news in different categories to help you serve just the right bulletin you need

• The categories cover UAE local news, Dubai news, Saudi news, political news, world news, sports news, cricket updates news, technology news, events news, lifestyle news, health news, automobile news, entertainment news, jobs news, real estate news, Hollywood news, business news, regional news, travel news, and much more.

• Get limited daily notifications for the most important short breaking news of the day

• Place the widget on your home screen to browse through headlines, and click on them for more news

Our Mission

No matter what category or event, we at AlShorts assure you the latest and best news in and around UAE and world with an ease to use and elegantly designed interface.

Download the news app today for

Regular Updates: Customization provides users with daily and regular updates in the categories they wish for.

Zero Data Mining: Get only what you seek. Serve only what you want. We assure our users of zero data mining for profits.

Time Saving: With news on the go, anytime, anywhere and anyplace, users save precious time in keeping themselves updated.


Powered by the GCC Exchange, AlShorts currency rate app offers you real time updates on multiple foreign currencies.

With the fluctuating market and changing values of money, we offer our users the updated rates of multinational currencies.

All the currency rates are offered against AED


With the vast market of Gold consumers in and around UAE, we offer you the current market rate per carat with our gold rate app.

• 24 K (AED)
• 22K (AED)
• 21K (AED)
• 18K (AED)

Powered by Dubai City of Gold, the gold price is reported in three different time slots, as:
• Morning (9 am UAE)
• Noon (12 pm UAE)
• Evening (6 pm UAE)

Prayer Timings

Islamic prayer timings in the 7 emirates, are shared with AlShorts. The news app offers customized alerts for UAE prayer time.

These alerts remind you of the prayers the includes include Fajar, Duhur, Asr, Maghrib, and Isha, a few minutes before prayers are said. Additionally, one can also choose where they are based in the 7 emirates to get precise prayer time including Dubai prayer time.
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What's New

UI improvements and bug fixes
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Additional Information

January 16, 2020
Current Version
Requires Android
4.4W and up
Content Rating
Offered By
Alshorts FZC LLC
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