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.
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.
Lewis Hamilton completes dominant victory at Chinese Grand Prix
It is a Mercedes 1-2 as Nico Rosberg finishes in second place with Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso getting a podium place.
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 pictures: Mother forgives her son’s killer as he awaited his execution
An Iranian mother spared the life of her son’s convicted murderer with an emotional slap in the face as he awaited execution with the noose around his neck.
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
Steve Jones, the trade commission of Dubai for New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, talks about the UAE and New Zealand's agricultural links and technological developments.
March 24, 2014
The UAE relies on food imports to a large extent but as populations increase worldwide, it is among those developing systems to improve water and energy efficiency and boost crop yields at home and abroad.
March 11, 2014
A new halal inspection scheme would boost consumer confidence about products being halal, a Government publication has said.
January 16, 2014
Mark Post, professor of vascular physiology at Holland’s Maastricht University, predicts synthetic meat will soon become common in our diets.
January 8, 2014
Health officials found 566 breaches of health rules related to food conservation and safety, down from 1,527 in 2012.
January 5, 2014
The new international Halal accreditation centre will test food and other products for chemical or artificial additives that fail to comply with Islamic law.
July 30, 2013
Numerous cafes and restaurants found to be cooking and selling food outside their premises.
July 15, 2013
India's newly promulgated food security legislation could lead to disenchantment and anger if the procedure for selecting the beneficiaries is not transparent, a member of the government's National Advisory Council (NAC) has warned.
July 14, 2013
The Baniyas Centre for Agricultural Research will offer training on latest techniques and soil-less irrigation.
July 11, 2013
Inspectors insist they be cut for Ramadan but traders say rises are necessary to cover higher importing charges and make a living.
July 9, 2013
The municipality provides subsidised food to Emiratis in Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi-based Emirati families who live in other Emirates throughout the year.
June 13, 2013
India's government is considering calling a special session of parliament to pass a populist but hugely expensive bill to provide subsidised food to millions of people.
June 6, 2013
Dubai Municipality has launched the "Think. East. Save." campaign in a bid to encourage eco-friendly eaters.
June 5, 2013
Science companies are commemorating World Environment Day by addressing the challenges with innovative science-based products to minimise food wastage.