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.
October 24, 2013
Now that the cooler climes have set in, it’s time to start entertaining in earnest. Impress your guests with these artful tabletop accessories Blond ambitionD. Tales has launched a raft of new products this month, including...
September 19, 2013
Revamp your space starting from the bottom up. Here's our pick of the rugs and carpets that are bound to bring some life to your floors.
April 26, 2012
Materials that react to light, touch and changes in temperature are quietly being integrated into life-changing products for the home.
April 21, 2012
The television drama is influencing interiors as well as fashion, and many home furnishing products out there make the look easy to achieve.
April 12, 2012
More and more, jewellery experts and furiture designers are collaborating to create striking statement pieces.
April 5, 2012
A simple design aesthetic is still in favour, but eccentricity is creeping in. Watch for things like ornate Baroque patterns and stronger retro influences.
March 29, 2012
Yellow brings energy, warmth and a sense of intelligence, which white keeps the look clean and neutral.
March 22, 2012
If you can anticipate the next big thing in home fashion, you might be able to snag a stylish antique before the price becomes inflated.
March 10, 2012
The exhibition is your opportunity to see up close many items that embody some of the season's hottest trends.
March 1, 2012
Scientific developments are allowing designers to create new sculptural, faceted and fractured surfaces.
February 23, 2012
Last year's cold minimalism has been superseded by natural materials, pronounced irregular textures, burnished surface finishes and understated metallic effects.
February 18, 2012
The simple, elegant style is taking on a lasting, timeless appeal.
February 9, 2012
The right chair can bring a whole interior together as well as say a lot about the owner.
February 2, 2012
The plate maker The New English is applying illustration, mixed media and other innovative techniques to make ceramic plates a collector's item for a new generation.