Sarah Geronimo brings her star power to Abu Dhabi this weekend
Ahead of her Abu Dhabi concert on Thursday night, we take a look at the Filipina singer Sarah Geronimo’s extraordinary career.
These women know the real price of cheap high street fashion
Survivors of the world's worst garment factory accident, struggle to rebuild their lives from the rubble of the Rana Plaza collapse as Bangladesh prepares to mark the first anniversary of the disaster.
1001 Inventions: in praise of Islam’s gifts to the world
Down the centuries, from camera obscura to designing a sail that allowed early seafarers to tack into the wind, Muslim scientists have made many significant contributions to science. Rym Ghazal and Asmaa Al Hameli visit an exhibition in Sharjah that celebrates those contributions
Earn cash back with the IPL cricket in the UAE
Dunia finance promotion allows cricket lovers to earn up to 6 per cent unlimited cash back on any spending they make on a day when an IPL match is played in the UAE.
Iran’s love of cars survives devastating sanctions
Sanctions and energy subsidy reductions might have hurt the Iranian automotive industry. But car makers at one factory are still optimistic, Yeganeh Salehi reports from Tehran
Disney confirms that Star Wars: Episode 7 is filming in Abu Dhabi desert
Disney yesterday confirmed that the filming of Star Wars: Episode 7 is taking place in the desert in Abu Dhabi.
April 6, 2014
The very crux of parenting, the very secret of a happy marriage, the very basic need of a productive and competent individual, is, ultimately, sleep.
April 1, 2014
For one woman, the end of her marriage proved the beginning of a new path. It has led her to stability, happiness and an inspiring career as a personal consultant who aims to help clients’ self-development, Asmaa Al Hameli reports
March 30, 2014
Gwyneth Paltrow announced her separation from husband Chris Martin in a poignant message titled Conscious Uncoupling. But what does the phrase mean?
March 2, 2014
The Sharjah Family Guidance Department receives complaints and helps mediate disputes in families.
December 8, 2013
I like to make a big deal out of every happy occasion that happens to call for decorations and celebrations and a genuine feeling of happiness and warmth. With Ramadan and Eid, it’s a religious, happy time for us. With Christmas, it’s...
November 10, 2013
I am no good as a mom to Baby A if I don’t have an equally exhausted mom-friend to complain to.
November 7, 2013
How are Emirati women’s attitudes changing towards marriage in today’s UAE?
August 18, 2013
Mr T and I have been going through some extreme measures to meet other couples with kids who are similar in age to Baby A.
July 24, 2013
The day's top showbiz news and headlines including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge reveal their baby boy, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem welcome a daughter, and Amanda Bynes is put on psychiatric hold.
June 23, 2013
There's no question that the quality of our relationship has suffered because we're just so preoccupied with the baby, and too tired to pay attention to ourselves.
June 17, 2013
A few weeks ago, Baby A fell off the bed. It was perhaps the most horrifying moment of my life.
April 15, 2013
Setting up a separate Facebook page for our little dictator where I can collate all those photos of her that I love posting online might not be such a bad idea.
March 18, 2013
With age - and with parenthood - comes a whole new understanding of responsiblity.
March 4, 2013
The constant worry that comes with parenthood was a surprise for Hala and Mr T.