Former flight attendant chases NBA cheerleading dream

Former flight attendant chases NBA cheerleading dream

An Emirates Airline stewardess has given up her high-flying career to try and land another one as a cheerleader with the Miami Heat basketball team. Business class flight attendant Belinda Roberts will go head-to-head at an audition with about 300 other women on Sunday in a bid to score a coveted spot on the cheerleading team of the Heat, who were ...

Landlords are pricing expats out of the UAE with high rents

Landlords are pricing expats out of the UAE with high rents

I’ve read over the last two years countless statements from expats living here in the UAE struggling to find affordable accommodation. With the anticipated Expo 2020 on the horizon for us all, i... »

The Lexus RC F that has joined the Dubai Police super fleet of patrol cars

Hats off to Dubai Police, we treat us all the same

I can say Dubai Police is the best always. A few months back I lost my motorcycle and called police for help and they responded in very nice way. The way they showed interest to find my motorcycle eve... »

Reader fuels debate on petrol price regulation

Reader fuels debate on petrol price regulation

I read your article on the rise in fuel prices with great interest. I do however see a major flaw in the estimated impact on people’s pockets. We have already seen significant rent rises in Dubai, dri... »

England's James Anderson celebrates taking the wicket of Mitch Marsh

PICTURES: England vs Australia 3rd Ashes Test at Edgbaston

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Photos: Kids having fun at Wire World Park in Dubai

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Video: Emirati authors discuss importance of reading

Sand Art by Nathaniel Alapide

A day at the beach with multi-skilled art star

Emirati women more keen than men on career in finance

Emirati women more keen than men on career in finance

Emirati women are more likely than their male counterparts to consider a position in banking and finance (29 per cent compared to 11 per cent) according to a survey on Emiratisation by Oxford Strategic Consulting. It also found men were more likely to work in defence and security (52 per cent as opposed to 18 per cent for women). Oxford said the fi...

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a dad

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a dad

Supermodel Cara Delevingne hits Hollywood

Supermodel Cara Delevingne hits Hollywood

Katy Perry has fashion regrets

Katy Perry has fashion regrets

Dubai climber Sean James publishes book on Nepal earthquake

Dubai climber Sean James publishes book on Nepal earthquake

Sean James, 44, was at the Everest north base camp when a 7.8 magnitude hit Nepal on April 25. The veteran climber, who was leading an expedition, just released the self-published book ‘From Dubai to ... »

Get dressed for Blessed cancer patient members

Get dressed for Blessed cancer patient members

There are countless things to be grateful for, and for someone who has been touched by cancer, a second chance at life is a gift worth truly appreciating and sharing. This is why Lama Riachi, a 36-yea... »

Daughter is inspired by mother’s cancer battle to help others in UAE

Daughter is inspired by mother’s cancer battle to help others in UAE

Lama Younis’ life changed when her mother, Hissah, was diagnosed with a rare type of cancer. She had to put her studies on hold and move to New York for seven months for her mum’s treatment and become... »

Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen

Big test is yet to come for F1 driver Max Verstappen

Max Verstappen may be the youngest racer in Formula One history, but did you know that he still isn’t old enough to legally drive in his home country of Belgium? No, neither did we. So before the next grand prix on August 23, in Belgium, the 17-year-old will be busy getting some hours in behind the wheel before he can take his test after his 18th b...