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UAE, Bahrain say 50 soldiers killed in Yemen attack

UAE, Bahrain say 50 soldiers killed in Yemen attack

Houthi rocket hits weapons store at a military camp in oil-producing Marib area of central Yemen near border with Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia welcomes Iran nuclear deal after Obama meeting

Saudi Arabia welcomes Iran nuclear deal after Obama meeting

Foreign minister says Gulf kingdom is satisfied with US President's assurances about the Iran nuclear deal

Dubai's DIFC says aiming to host 100 Indian firms by 2025

Dubai's DIFC says aiming to host 100 Indian firms by 2025

Officials currently in talks with 10 leading banks from Indian regarding setting up in Dubai's financial hub

Islamic fashion market set to be worth $327bn by 2020

Islamic fashion market set to be worth $327bn by 2020

Growth in modest fashion sector to be one of the talking points at Global Islamic Economy Summit in Dubai

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The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

What happens when handbag pooches go out of fashion...

The real 'Trump effect'

The real 'Trump effect'

How The Donald’s US presidential candidacy could affect...

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Who owns the copyright to a national view?

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Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

A recent study by the UN showed that 32.7% of food...

India's L&T wins $161m Riyadh Metro contract
Construction»

India's L&T wins $161m Riyadh Metro contract

Larsen & Toubro's railway unit is picked to build over 62km of tracks for lines 1 and 2 of $10bn project

Abu Dhabi airport expansion hits key construction milestone
Construction»

Abu Dhabi airport expansion hits key construction milestone

Officials says Midfield Terminal Building project will be 70% completed by year-end as work starts to de-prop roof

UAE says 22 soldiers killed in action during Yemen campaign
Culture & Society»

UAE says 22 soldiers killed in action during Yemen campaign

UAE President last month announced that Nov 30 will be observed as Martyr's Day in memory of those who have died while serving their country

$367bn of MidEast GDP at risk from manmade, natural threats
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$367bn of MidEast GDP at risk from manmade, natural threats

New research says market crash is greatest exposure for Dubai, Abu Dhabi while Riyadh's economy is most at risk from human pandemic

Drowned migrant boys buried as Hungary warns of 'mass inflow'
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Drowned migrant boys buried as Hungary warns of 'mass inflow'

Syrian father buries his wife and his two little boys, drowned as they tried to flee to Europe

Dubai forecast to complete $82bn projects by 2020
Construction»

Dubai forecast to complete $82bn projects by 2020

New report says developments will create 60% rise in jobs in real estate sector over next five years

King Salman said to have 'failed to improve Saudi rights record'
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King Salman said to have 'failed to improve Saudi rights record'

Human Rights Watch says it has seen 'little sign' that monarch is prepared to end abuses at home

Emirati heritage tourism project set to be unveiled
Construction»

Emirati heritage tourism project set to be unveiled

Developer Meraas to showcase Marsa Al Seef which will feature museum, souks, floating markets on Dubai Creek site

Starting from scratch: George Azar
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Starting from scratch: George Azar
Media»
Muppets choose Abu Dhabi for TV return after 25-year hiatus

Muppets choose Abu Dhabi for TV return after 25-year hiatus

twofour54’s campus partners, led by Bidaya Media, have enabled the return of Iftah Ya Simsim, the Arabic version of Sesame Street

Travel»
London voted No.1 holiday hotspot for UAE residents

London voted No.1 holiday hotspot for UAE residents

BA survey reveals one in four residents favour the British capital

Travel»
10-day “Eid in Dubai” celebrations announced

10-day “Eid in Dubai” celebrations announced

The event will entail musical concerts, comedy shows, shopping promotions, and fireworks

Gadgets»

Leaked... BlackBerry's Android-based Venice

Images purportedly showing BlackBerry's latest handset, powered by Android, appear online

Photos»
Lifestyle»

Tips for success from some of the region's brightest business minds

Advice on overcoming challenges, entering new markets and triumphing against countless odds

Style»
Fashion Forward season 6 dates revealed

Fashion Forward season 6 dates revealed

The bi-annual event in Dubai acts as a platform for regional designers

Arts»
Jason Derulo set for Dubai Music Week

Jason Derulo set for Dubai Music Week

American R&B star joins Ellie Goulding and Thirty Seconds To Mars on the bill

Videos»
Culture & Society»

Video: Dramatic car stunts on the roads in Saudi

New clip shows youths acting out dangerous displays, including driving up on two wheels.

Arts»

Video: Trailer for first Dubai-set English-language sitcom

DCity showcases a range of characters and some of the city's biggest landmarks. It has been picked up by the Arab Telemedia Group in Jordan as a 30 episode TV series.

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Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Trevor Noah and Dave Chappelle to headline the Dubai Comedy Festival from October 15-24

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