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The Nokia 503 offers many of the main functions of a fancy smartphone and at just Dh349, however, it can be a frustrating experience.
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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.
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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.
January 16, 2014
The government of Sharjah has issued a raft of decrees promising wide-ranging reforms to the emirate’s public sector.
December 1, 2013
Unity of the emirates has made the country an international economic hub, says ruler of Fujairah.
December 1, 2013
Residents should use National Day as an 'opportunity to encourage all to achieve their hopes and our hope', the Ruler of Sharjah said in a speech to mark the 42nd anniversary of the union.
December 30, 2012
On the occasion of the seventh anniversary of his accession, the Ruler of Dubai and Vice President of the UAE has urged residents to celebrate the emirate's 'unknown soldiers'.
November 30, 2012
Sheikh Ahmed was a close adviser and maternal cousin to the country's founding President, Sheikh Zayed, and uncle to the President, Sheikh Khalifa.
November 13, 2012
The saying that behind every great man is a great woman rings particularly true in the Arab world, where the feminine influence is often working to bring change.
May 18, 2012
Board behind the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for World Peace seek to "spread the inspiring values of Islam throughout the world".