Nokia Asha 503 review: Affordable but so slow and cumbersome
The Nokia 503 offers many of the main functions of a fancy smartphone and at just Dh349, however, it can be a frustrating experience.
Louvre Abu Dhabi: From patch of sand to the outline of a masterpiece
One year ago what will be the magnificent new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum was little more than a few steel rods and concrete stumps in the Saadiyat Island sand – but just look at it now.
Where to find Afghan restaurants in the UAE
To taste Afghan food, you have to be willing to search for it. Here's our lowdown on the cuisine's deep, complex flavours – and where to try it in the UAE.
Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
Pele clarifies position after Brazil protesters brand him ‘traitor of the century’
Pele has moved to clarify his stance on the demonstrations sweeping across Brazil after protesters in Rio de Janeiro last week called him the 'traitor of the century'.
Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
February 24, 2014
The marina, covering 1,530 metres, will include walking and jogging tracks and restaurants.
November 11, 2013
City planner Dr Abdulrahman Makhlouf joined the UAE’s founding father, Sheikh Zayed, in the Sea Palace in 1974 where they drew up the design for the city grid we still know today – and named the main streets.
October 20, 2013
Improved signage, increased lighting and new toilet facilities are part of a planned upgrade for the site as the municipality works to make it more tourist-friendly.
October 6, 2013
Preparations are underway for the seventh annual Al Dhafra Festival in the Western Region.
January 4, 2013
Recent rule changes in Abu Dhabi are changing the character of some neighbourhoods.
July 11, 2012
Community Roots: Al Bateen is one of the oldest inhabited areas of Abu Dhabi island and was probably settled sometime after 1760. For generations it was a...
June 29, 2011
A newly developed master plan maps out the future of the Shahama and Bahia neighbourhoods, which will undergo a major revitalisation.