Play inspired by HH Sheikh Mohammed’s poems to open in January 2016

Play inspired by HH Sheikh Mohammed’s poems to open in January 2016

Brand Dubai, the innovation arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office, announced on Monday that it has signed an agreement with Rahbani Productions to stage ‘Al Fares’ (The Knight), an epic musical play inspired by the poems of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The show will...

Housing for middle income families doesn’t have to be a huge challenge

Housing for middle income families doesn’t have to be a huge challenge

This is with reference to the article titled ‘Middle Income Housing a Challenge for Dubai Real Estate Industry’. It does not have to be as big a challenge as it is made to seem. In the (no... »

Car stuck in sand

Stuck driver wants to thank ‘angels in disguise’

I’d like to thank three gentlemen who helped me out after my car got stuck in sand for nearly 90 minutes without any aid. They were surely no less than angels in disguise for me. Lessons learnt:... »

Beauty spas are for grown-ups not children

Beauty spas are for grown-ups not children

Dear Gemma (‘Only quiet babies allowed in salon‘), I’m a working mum of 3 children. Unfortunately with my busy life I don’t go to nails spas very often. When I book an appointm... »

World-Wire-Adventure-Park

Photos: Kids having fun at Wire World Park in Dubai

Alia-author

Video: Emirati authors discuss importance of reading

Sand Art by Nathaniel Alapide

A day at the beach with multi-skilled art star

Britain Prince George Birthday

Happy Birthday Prince George: His first two years in pictures

Nakheel - Palm Jumeirah

Nakheel net profit up 53 per cent in first half of 2015

Nakheel has reported a net profit of Dhs2.83 billion for the first six months of 2015, an increase of nearly Dhs1 billion or 53 per cent on the H1 2014 profit of Dhs1.85 billion. The sharp increase is mainly due to the company’s development business, with ongoing handovers of properties to customers. The company’s growing retail, leasing and ...

Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina Brown

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies

Gwyneth Paltrow to go public with Brad Falchuk

Gwyneth Paltrow to go public with Brad Falchuk

Victoria Beckham consulted for fashion advice

Victoria Beckham consulted for fashion advice

bouncefit

Bounce away to get fit

After an overindulgent Eid holidays, I was feeling sluggish and bloated, so a workout that can burn up to 1,000 calories sounded like just what I needed. I’ve been a super-fan of Bounce since my first... »

Chakra dancing

Things to do: Movie, Fitness and Dance

  Fitness for kids Keep the little ones busy this summer and sign them up for Country Club’s Summer Workshop for kids age six to 14. Starting today until August 20, the Abu Dhabi fitness facility... »

Kids-exercising

What is the right age to get kids working out?

How young is too young to hit the gym? It’s widely accepted that children should be living an active lifestyle, and that parents are a key influence on children’s activity levels. General manager and ... »

Action from the Pakistan vs England Twenty20 match in Dubai, UAE in 2012

Fixtures: Pakistan vs England 2015 cricket series in the UAE

The Pakistan vs England cricket series will see three Test matches, four one-day internationals and three Twenty20 matches played in the UAE in October and November 2015. Pakistan vs England in the UAE – series fixtures and dates October 5-6: Pakistan A vs England at Sharjah Cricket Club, Sharjah October 8-9: Pakistan A vs England at Sharjah ...