5 novelty nights in Dubai where people party hard

It’s time to switch up your social life with our edit of five novelty nights out for a guaranteed good time.


Skype blocked by Etisalat? Here’s what we know…

It’s the second time this year that Skype users in the UAE have faced disruption to the service.


All the best pics of celebs in Dubai from 2017

From Bieber chilling at Zero Gravity, to Bella skydiving, A-listers haven’t been able to get enough of our city this year.


Birthday discounts and freebies you can claim in Dubai

We love birthdays. We love free stuff. It turns out, the two go together like cake and candles.


Ramadan in Dubai: A glimpse into one of the city’s communal iftars

Every night over the month of Ramadan, the streets of Old Dubai come alive with this special tradition.


WATCH: Emirates reunites a little girl with her lost toy and it’s adorable

And the award for most thoughtful airline goes to…


Dubai’s firefighters help pull off a rather special marriage proposal

Here’s a heartwarming story to settle you in to the weekend


Show off your Westeros wisdom at this Game of Thrones pub quiz

Think you know your Red Wedding from your Rains of Castermere?


WATCH: du pulls tongue-in-cheek ad from cinemas after complaints

The ad sparked some controversy, but we actually thought it was pretty funny…


This man has just doubled the UAE’s number of Paralympic golds

Sheikh Mohammed has a special message for the veteran powerlifter who bench pressed 220kg to complete his hat trick of Paralympic medals.


VIDEO: Dubai Police add TANK to their car fleet

Set to a rather menacing soundtrack, the video shows the heavily stacked vehicles being led out onto the roads.


PICTURE SPECIAL: On-site at Dubai Park And Resorts

What’s On was granted a special behind-the-scenes tour of the three million square feet Dubai Parks And Resorts.


Do some good: Stylish shades with a charitable twist

A collection of 14 styles have been created with the words ‘The Qode Limited Edition’ stamped on them.

Live Music

PICTURES: Blended festival rocks Media City all weekend

Check out the best of the action for the weekend-long music festival, featuring Kasabian, Kool And The Gang and more.


DXBeach – party pictures from the brilliant new festival

See action from the brand new music festival in Dubai. at Zero Gravity in the Marina.


Hype Awards 2015: Dubai’s best bars, clubs and nightlife

Find out about the best bars in Dubai, plus the best clubs, club nights, DJs, live acts and so much more.