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With the World Cup about to end, the UAE summer is really about to begin
If anything, though, the double whammy of Ramadan and the World Cup has taught me the benefit of getting out and socialising
July 14, 2018
Why the viral #PlaneBae love story is an egregious invasion of privacy
When did it become acceptable to eavesdrop on other people's conversations, take pictures of them without them knowing, and then broadcast it to the world?
July 12, 2018
First it was cleaning, then ironing, now it’s cooking: how I outsourced my life
I feel sporadic pangs of guilt, and worry that I am on a one-way path to Dubai princess-hood, but getting others to do what I should rightfully be doing myself seems to be the UAE way.
July 7, 2018
Soundtrack your relationships through a playlist
Through its combination of personality and rigour, the playlist could be the 21st century form of the written letter
July 6, 2018
The unique pleasure of watching the World Cup right here in the UAE
Who needs to travel to the host nation Russia and hang out in the fan zones when you have the world in your city?
June 30, 2018
It's in our power to turn the tide on plastic pollution
I have traditionally taken a very ad hoc approach to this whole issue but that approach is just not good enough anymore.
June 29, 2018
Advice for students now that school exams are looming
Give me my ample girth, grizzled features and bald head any day if it means avoiding what many of the region’s innocent young lambs will face next week
June 23, 2018
The surreal experience of dining on the historic Queen Elizabeth 2 in Dubai
The boat is more than a third of the height of the Burj Khalifa - in fact, it's so large it's easy to forget you're even on a boat
June 22, 2018
The ugly side of picking teams in the World Cup
The big question, of course, is who I will pretend to support
June 14, 2018
A chance encounter with an ageing tycoon provides useful life lessons
Some useful advice as we emerge out of the holy month
June 14, 2018