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Jumeirah Beach Hotel to get Arab Idol spotlight
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Jumeirah Beach Hotel to get Arab Idol spotlight

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:31 AM

Dubai auditions for show held at hotel, with Burj Al Arab backdrop

Dubai TV shopping firm wins new investment for expansion
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Dubai TV shopping firm wins new investment for expansion

Friday, 29 August 2014 1:38 AM

Dubai-based Citruss TV announces investment by Valoris Capital; funds to be used to expand operations

New modern Arabic-English dictionary launched
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New modern Arabic-English dictionary launched

Friday, 29 August 2014 1:38 AM

Oxford University Press announces launch of new dictionary which features more than 200,000 translations

Egypt queries Mursi over documents 'leaked' to Qatar's Al Jazeera
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Egypt queries Mursi over documents 'leaked' to Qatar's Al Jazeera

Thursday, 28 August 2014 3:09 PM

Relations between Qatar and Egypt have been tense since mid-2013 when Sisi toppled former president Mursi

Saudi TV to air interview with former ISIS member
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Saudi TV to air interview with former ISIS member

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 12:38 PM

The network says the former extremist will reveal how ISIS recruits young men within the kingdom, turning them against traditionally followed Islamic scholars

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Zaha Hadid sues New York publication for saying she has no concern over Qatar 2022 deaths
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Zaha Hadid sues New York publication for saying she has no concern over Qatar 2022 deaths

Monday, 25 August 2014 10:50 AM

Top Iraqi architect hits back over claims in New York Review of Books

Media asked to drop
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Media asked to drop "Islamic State" from extremist group's title

Monday, 25 August 2014 10:32 AM

Dar Al Ifta, the top Islamic authority in Egypt that advises Muslims, has launched a campaign to urge media to refer to the extremist group ISIS as "Al Qaeda Separatists in Iraq and Syria"

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Four Arab films to be screened at prestigious Toronto festival
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Four Arab films to be screened at prestigious Toronto festival

Sunday, 24 August 2014 2:10 PM

Movies supported by Abu Dhabi fund SANAD to have premiere at 39th Toronto International Film Festival

Reality TV show to match-make 1.5m Saudis
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Reality TV show to match-make 1.5m Saudis

Sunday, 24 August 2014 12:27 PM

“Tazweej” will help single Saudis “find their soul mates” in the conservative kingdom, where marriages are usually arranged

Dubai's MBC says keen to show European football leagues
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Dubai's MBC says keen to show European football leagues

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Broadcaster's chairman reveals ambitions following launch of coverage of Saudi Arabia's football league

beIN Sports offers one month free after Premier League online blackout
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beIN Sports offers one month free after Premier League online blackout

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 12:10 PM

Limited Saturday coverage continues for the foreseeable future

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Al Jazeera rejects Al Gore's fraud allegations on Current TV deal
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Al Jazeera rejects Al Gore's fraud allegations on Current TV deal

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 9:41 AM

Former US vice president and his partner filed a lawsuit against the Qatari broadcaster claiming it owed them "tens of millions of dollars"

UAE newspaper reporter held in Iran for
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UAE newspaper reporter held in Iran for "security issues"

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 10:02 AM

Yeganeh Salehi, The National's Tehran correspondent, was arrested by Iranian authorities on July 22, along with her husband Jason Rezaian, a Washington Post reporter

Al Gore sues Al Jazeera over $500m Current TV deal
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Al Gore sues Al Jazeera over $500m Current TV deal

Sunday, 17 August 2014 9:59 AM

Former US Vice President suing for alleged fraud and numerous material breaches of the acquisition

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No release date yet for ‘Boyhood’ film in the UAE
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No release date yet for ‘Boyhood’ film in the UAE

Saturday, 16 August 2014 1:17 PM

Release date postponed due to large quantity of titles being released at present


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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

    Tolerance has its limits everywhere including Dubai and those who considered Dubai a lawless circus were held accountable...so thank you Dubai authorities... more

    Thursday, 21 August 2014 10:51 PM - Khalil
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    Baby NOT on board?

    Some of you cry babies need to get your own personal apartments on the plane ! You cry more then the babies I have seen in my travels. LOL more

    Thursday, 28 August 2014 9:10 AM - Jim
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    Israel “must be punished” over Gaza, says Dubai police chief

    This high moral ground that Mick is talking abt sound very familiar. May I remind Mick that the US & its British ally alone killed over 1 million innocent... more

    Thursday, 7 August 2014 4:12 PM - Mathew