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Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 23 June 2018

PODCAST: UAE in a minute for December 14, 2017

Making today's headlines: Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed in Saudi Arabia; Al Jazira's spirited display against Real Madrid; and Beach Polo in Dubai 

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, with Saudi Arabia's King Salman in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Wednesday. Saudi Press Agency
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, with Saudi Arabia's King Salman in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Wednesday. Saudi Press Agency

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, is in Saudi Arabia where top of the agenda is the fallout from US president Donald Trump’s move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi lands in Riyadh for talks with Saudi leaders

Al Jazira made a supreme effort against Spanish and European champions Real Madrid but ultimately went down 2-1. Star of the game was Jazira keeper and captain Ali Khaseif, who made a string of fine saves to keep the scoreline down. Real meet Brazilian side Gremio in Saturdays final.

Gareth Bale breaks Al Jazira's resistance as Real Madrid clinch Fifa Club World Cup final berth

If you are looking for something to do tonight and tomorrow, why not head down to the beach polo in Dubai. Four teams of international and local athletes and about 120 horses will take part at a purpose-built venue in Skydive Dubai.

Beach Polo Cup Dubai opens 'under the stars' for the first time this week

Parents in the UAE are heading into an obesity crisis and 87 per cent do not realise that diet has an effect on their child’s body mass index.

That’s the alarming finding from research conducted by King’s College Hospital in London.

'BMI blindness' means parents are failing to spot childhood obesity warning signs, study finds