17 photos that show different sides of Dubai and the UAE

Most people have zero idea that there are many more sides to Dubai than what you see on a 90 second tourism ad. Here’s a celebration of the distinct beauty of daily life here.


Dubai schools closed on Wednesday November 20

The Ministry of Education confirmed the news via Twitter, citing the unstable weather as the reason…


A handful of UAE residents will be flown into space next year

Tickets for the world’s first commercial spaceline flights reportedly cost $250,000…


Instagram ‘hiding likes’ trial begins to affect UAE users

Instagram wants users to focus on the content posted rather than the amount of likes it generates…


Zayed National Museum to open in Abu Dhabi in 2021

The museum will tell the story of the late Sheikh Zayed, celebrating his life and achievements…


Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson and Zoe Saldana star in new Dubai campaign

The Hollywood stars were spotted filming in the city back in April…


UAE weather: More rain and thunderstorms are on the way

High winds and poor visibility are also predicted…


Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed, brother of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa, has died

There will be three days of mourning in the UAE…

Sport & Fitness

You’ll soon be able to hire Careem bicycles all over Dubai

No less than 1750 bikes and 750 docking stations will be introduced across the city in the next two years…

UAE law

UAE to introduce debt protection law in January 2020

The federal law will support individuals facing insolvency issues…


Snapped: Celebrities spotted in the UAE this week

This week saw so many sports stars…


Virgin Hyperloop One: Prototype passenger pods on show in Dubai

The super-fast mode of transport is slated to get passengers from Abu Dhabi to Dubai in just 12 minutes…


Dubai has been named the second best city in the world for driving

Dubai scored highest on road quality, low petrol prices and low annual road tax by affordability…


Big names are heading to the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2020

Nadiya Hussain, Hazza Al Mansoori, Oliver Jeffers are just a few names heading to the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature next year…


Novak Djokovic confirmed to play at Mubadala World Tennis Championship

The World No.2 returns to Abu Dhabi to defend his title at this year’s Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2019.