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Dubai's self-flying drone taxi in action

Thursday, 23 February 2017 5:00 PM

A self-flying drone taxi will begin transporting passengers around Dubai this summer. The head of Dubai's Road and Transport Authority said that self-flying taxis would start taking people across the city this July, 2017.

Culture & Society»

Video: Iraqi hipsters put Erbil on fashion map

Thursday, 23 February 2017 12:16 PM

Fashion conscious men are turning heads in Erbil. With regular meet ups, the young group of hipsters show off their suited and booted looks, capturing their images to share on social media.

Technology»

Video: Newly-discovered Earth-sized exoplanets could host life

Thursday, 23 February 2017 12:16 PM

They may not have found aliens, yet, but astronomers have announced the discovery of seven Earth-sized exoplanets orbiting a dwarf star, named TRAPPIST-1, just 40 light years away.

Transport»

Video: Tesla posts narrower loss than estimated

Thursday, 23 February 2017 12:16 PM

Tesla posted a narrower quarterly loss than estimated and said the much-anticipated Model 3 electric sedan remains on schedule, as Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk closes in on his pursuit of more mainstream car buyers.

Arts»

Video: How much does it cost to win an Oscar?

Thursday, 23 February 2017 12:14 PM

Winning Hollywood's highest honour isn't just about making a good film - it's also about campaigning.

Business»

Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX Rocket return safely to Earth - and doesn't explode

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 4:26 PM

This is the first time SpaceX has ever landed a rocket on land. The program had successfully staged rocket landings five other times before, but on sea platforms.

Technology»

Video: Coordinated drones fly in synchronised flocks

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 1:06 PM

Scientists at the University of Southern California are mastering the coordinated flight of 'flocks' of drones.

Politics & Economics»

Video: Marine Le Pen stirs headscarf controversy in Lebanon

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 1:06 PM

Marine Le Pen's visit to Lebanon has ended in controversy. The French far-right presidential hopeful left a meeting with the country's top Sunni Muslim religious leader after refusing to wear a headscarf.

Transport»

Video: Small plane crashes into Melbourne mall, killing five

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 1:06 PM

A light plane has crashed into the roof of a shopping mall in the Australian city of Melbourne, killing all five people on board.

Politics & Economics»

Video: President Trump considers Guantanamo Bay expansion

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 1:05 PM

Then candidate Trump said he is fine with the idea of prosecuting Americans at the terrorist prison and his team would place a premium on interrogations.

Politics & Economics»

Video: Chinese products get limelight’s at defence fair in Abu Dhabi

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 1:15 PM

Chinese products have got highlights from the ongoing International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) that kicked off Sunday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Culture & Society»

Video: UK scheme aims to preserve Iraq's antiquities

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 1:15 PM

Iraqi archaeologists have faced serious challenges in recent years. Some sites have suffered destruction from ISIL.

Retail»

Video: Iran hosts 9th Gold and Jewellery exhibition

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 1:15 PM

The Iranian capital Tehran has hosted the 9th Gold and Jewellery exhibition.

Politics & Economics»

Video: Donald Trump's rocky first month

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 1:15 PM

It has been a turbulent month since Donald Trump took charge as the 45th US President on the 20th January.

Politics & Economics»

Video: Largest defence fair in Middle East kicks off in Abu Dhabi

Monday, 20 February 2017 12:37 PM

The United Arab Emirates' biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) kicked off in Abu Dhabi on Sunday with a special focus on disruptive technology.


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