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Top places for buying, renting property across Dubai revealed in survey

The average price of a studio apartment in Dubai is Dhs959,000, while a one-bedroom apartment will set you back Dhs1.7 million on average, according to new survey. Latest research from UAE property search website propertyfinder.ae revealed the top places for buying and renting across Dubai. Dubai Marina topped the rankings for the most searched com...

Can I have my exact change please?

Can I have my exact change please?

Everytime I go to the supermarket and pay by cash, I am not given the exact change. For example I went to a big supermarket yesterday and my bill was Dhs298.85 and I received change from my Dhs500 of ... »

Firms, please stop SMS-essing about with my mobile number

Firms, please stop SMS-essing about with my mobile number

I hate marketing SMSes. I really do. I find nothing more pointless, nay, exasperating, than receiving texts inviting me to take part in some arbitrary sale on handbags or ladies’ fashion. Firstl... »

Get rid of irresponsible owners not all dogs

Get rid of irresponsible owners not all dogs

I would like address the current situation with the Dog Ban in Dubai Marina. If this ban goes through and becomes permanent I fear that it will set a very dangerous precedence for the rest of the citi... »

MH17 victims’ family: Airline is lacking compassion

MH17 victims’ family: Airline is lacking compassion

The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic on Saturday, saying it has offered them no professional grief counselling in more than a week and refused to organise a flight home to Houston for the boys’ grandmother. Harun Calehr, the uncle of victims Miguel and Shaka ...

Homeless man arrested for stalking Rihanna

Homeless man arrested for stalking Rihanna

Kim Kardashian celebrates North West’s first steps on Instagram

Kim Kardashian celebrates North West’s first steps on Instagram

Watch Priyanka Chopra pull out the punches in ‘Mary Kom’ trailer

Watch Priyanka Chopra pull out the punches in ‘Mary Kom’ trailer

Schoolchildren get creative with environmental message during ‘Students for the Earth’ initiative

Schoolchildren get creative with environmental message during ‘Students for the Earth’ initiative

24 students from twelve different UAE schools, aged 6-18 years, participated in an environmental initiative recently called ‘Students for the Earth’. The students were provided plain t-shi... »

UAE adventurer Adrian Hayes reaches summit of K2

UAE adventurer Adrian Hayes reaches summit of K2

UAE-based adventurer Adrian Hayes has successfully made it to top of K2, the world’s second highest and one of the most deadly mountains on earth. According to information relayed by Professiona... »

Best things to do in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the UAE over the Eid Al Fitr

Best things to do in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the UAE over the Eid Al Fitr

Some of you might only have two days holiday or you might have got the entire week off this Eid – find something for every taste in our guide to events in the UAE and beyond… ——... »

Roma’s Miralem Pjanic scores wonder goal from own half against Manchester United

Roma’s Miralem Pjanic scores wonder goal from own half against Manchester United

Miralem Pjanic scores an incredible goal for Roma against Manchester United during a pre-season game in the United States.