Dubai landlord refuses to pay back Rera fees after losing rent case
Keren Bobker helps a tenant who wants to know how to reclaim his RERA case fees and who has also been sent a contract with a “one-year nonrenewable” note.
In pictures: Auto China 2014 exhibition
Leading automakers have gathered in Beijing for the kickoff of China’s biggest car show, but lacklustre growth and environmental restrictions in the world’s largest car market have thrown uncertainty into the mix. More than 1,100 vehicles are being showcased.
Nintendo’s Game Boy at 25: hand-held legacy lives on
Nintendo’s trailblazing Game Boy marks its 25th anniversary Monday with the portable device’s legacy living on in cutting-edge smartphone games and among legions of nostalgic fans.
Hard-hitting Chennai not deterred by opening loss in IPL
But some questions remain about the team's attack ahead of Monday's match against Delhi Daredevils in Abu Dhabi, writes Osman Samiuddin.
Afghan cinema: Forbidden Reel
The lights go down and the projector whirls into action as Sher Mohammed, 35, begins his routine, bouncing back and forth between two projectors, winding reels, and adjusting the carbon arc lamps inside the projectors.
In it for the long haul: flying 16 hours with Emirates to LA
Our executive travel reviewer tries out the business class offering on Emirates' longest A380 route - and finds time passing quickly.
March 24, 2014
The finest illustrated manuscript of the Hindu epic has spent the past two centuries dispersed all over the world. We go behind the scenes at The British Library to discover how an online project has collected the 350-year-old volume in one virtual...
November 30, 2013
Malavika Vettath meets Ravinder Singh, India’s dashing new king of romance writing, who takes his task of influencing young minds very seriously, indeed.
November 26, 2013
In conversation with Neha Vora, an Indian-American professor who is at NYU Abu Dhabi this week to talk about her new book and Dubai’s longstanding Indian community and their relationship with the UAE.
November 11, 2013
Ruskin Bond, the much-loved children's author, delights his fans at the Sharjah International Book Fair.
November 4, 2013
The Indian Pavilion boasts a formidable line-up of stars and speakers, including Kamal Haasan and the former Indian president APJ Abdul Kalam, plus hundreds of best-selling titles.
October 24, 2013
This November's Sharjah International Book Fair promises to be bigger and better. The star this edition would arguably be Jeffrey Archer.
October 3, 2013
The discovery of a long-lost detective novel, written by an Indian author in the 1920s and recovered by a Princeton professor, is a great caper in itself, writes James Langton
September 28, 2013
Encouraged by her parents to keep a diary during the two trips featured in the books, the young girl presents what may well be some of the first travelogues of their kind: for a child, by a child.
May 18, 2012
Charukesi Ramadurai talks with Indian storytellers who are keeping both legends and values alive.
March 24, 2012
M invites you to swoon over our choices for the most irresistible literary males as they have been portrayed in films.
February 3, 2012
Away from the big names and controversy, the Jaipur Literary Festival still offered up many new finds for the discerning reader.