The nine new weird and wonderful UAE workouts you have to try
Tired of your usual workout? Exercise needn’t be boring: we’ve picked out nine novel – and challenging – classes in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Saif Ali Khan pleads not guilty to assault
Plus: Hilton inaugurates Manila beach club; Rick Ross tops Billboard 200; Chris Brown arrested for parole violation; Keith Richards to publish children’s book; big renewal deal for Big Bang; and book of Oprah's columns to be published.
In pictures: New Lamborghini showroom opens in Abu Dhabi
Lamborghini launched its latest super car, the Huracán LP 610-4, in the Emirates at the opening of its new Abu Dhabi showroom on the Corniche.
Emirates Airline: A million passengers a week and flying higher
As Emirates adds its eighth American destination with a daily service to Boston, its president speaks about how the carrier manages its rapid growth and surging passenger totals and its plans for additional expansion.
In pictures: 2014 Abu Dhabi International Triathlon
Over 2,400 athletes, professional and amateur, took part in the 2014 edition of the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon.
Silva service for Manchester City in 2-0 win over Hull
Manchester City resumed their Premier League engagements after two weeks off with a narrow 2-0 win over Hull City, but striker Edin Dzeko says the team can ill-afford to be without captain Vincent Kompany in their title chase after the defender was sent off against the Tigers.
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March 15, 2014
Amal Al Aqrabi reveals her working day at the luxury mall and her passion for horse riding.
March 13, 2014
The hotel yesterday released 294 rooms, bringing the room count of the property to 1,098 so far. Once fully operational, the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai will have 1,608 rooms and overtake the 1,537-room Atlantis.
March 9, 2014
IFA Hotels and Resorts is to add 300 units to Palm Jumeirah’s west crescent with the project, known as The 8, featuring hotel apartments as well as residential apartments.
March 5, 2014
Annual berth rates include the race week and other benefits such as a discount card for Yas Island venues, two concert tickets and invitations to members-only Cruising Club events for people new to yachting.
March 5, 2014
An Arabian Gulf yacht racing series, backed by some heavyweight sponsors, is helping Abu Dhabi and the wider GCC expand its appeal as a top destination for competitive sailing.
March 4, 2014
Dubai's hospitals and clinics report a rising number of medical tourists from Gulf, Middle East, Africa and Central Asia.
March 4, 2014
Fifth straight year of rising numbers resulted in Dubai attracting an extra 1 million tourists during 2013 - a 10.6 per cent increase.
March 3, 2014
The development features restaurants, health, beauty and leisure outlets, and a Waitrose supermarket, while a pedestrian zone stretching out in front of the water encourages jogging and biking activities.
March 2, 2014
In January, the occupancy rate at Abu Dhabi’s 149 hotels and hotel apartments averaged 77 per cent, an increase of 10 percentage points year-on-year.
March 1, 2014
The billionaire wants to raise $1.7bn to build a fleet of cruise liners aimed at younger customers.