PICTURES: Dubai ruler and Crown Prince visit family of Emirati national service recruit who died of a heart attack

PICTURES: Dubai ruler and Crown Prince visit family of Emirati national service recruit who died of a heart attack

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited the family residence of national service recruit Mohammed Khalid Khalifa Al Raisi, who died after a sudden heart attack at the Armed Forces Residences. Sheikh Mohammed was accompanied by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai when they visited the family ...

Why does it take so long to get a package delivered?

Why does it take so long to get a package delivered?

I normally get a call from the courier service informing me there is a package for me and they would like to deliver only to me personally because the package is in my name, and then they will ask, wh... »

No babies crying or mobile phones going off during our cinema trip

No babies crying or mobile phones going off during our cinema trip

My wife and I decided to go to the cinema last night and may I just say how pleasant it was with no babies crying, no mobile phones going off, and no loud conversations amongst patrons. It was great. ... »

Big thanks to kind woman and her sweet gesture in Dubai

Big thanks to kind woman and her sweet gesture in Dubai

  I would like to say a ‘Big Thanks’ to the kind lady whom I met yesterday. I couldn’t find parking close to my bank so after finishing my work I was going back to my car parked quite far away wh... »

Big Boys Toys UAE: Cool and wacky gadgets with expensive price tag on offer in Dubai

Big Boys Toys UAE: Cool and wacky gadgets with expensive price tag on offer in Dubai

When I became a man, I put away childish things. So says the famous line. If it doesn’t apply to you though then there is only one place to be at the start of next month – Big Boys Toys Dubai. Before you get too excited, if you want to get the most out of this October 3-5 event, it will help to have a cool couple of mil burning a hole in your...

Jay Z treats wife to romantic weekend in Paris amid split rumours

Jay Z treats wife to romantic weekend in Paris amid split rumours

Black Swan star Mila Kunis considers home birth at $10 million mansion

Black Swan star Mila Kunis considers home birth at $10 million mansion

Paul Walker’s daughter posts ‘happy birthday’ message to late father

Paul Walker’s daughter posts ‘happy birthday’ message to late father

‘Hideaway’ singer Kiesza to perform at RedFestDXB 2015

‘Hideaway’ singer Kiesza to perform at RedFestDXB 2015

 The Middle East’s biggest music festival, Virgin Radio RedFestDXB is set to return to Dubai in February. And to kick off a week of announcements for the festival’s line-up Virgin Radio 104.4 confirme... »

Things to do in the UAE: Art classes, circuit training and tech forum

Things to do in the UAE: Art classes, circuit training and tech forum

From the talented Edward Sutcliffe giving inspiring master classes in Dubai to circuit training for all fitness levels, there is plenty to do. Or maybe you just fancy some delicious pizza? Just dough ... »

Filipino artist creates stunning sand murals along Dubai beach

Filipino artist creates stunning sand murals along Dubai beach

Upmarket galleries in DIFC and large swathes of Al Quoz are the traditional locations to find cutting-edge artwork in Dubai. However, Filipino artist Nathaniel Alapide would struggle to fit his artwor... »

Aussie captain Clarke to miss UAE series against Pakistan

Aussie captain Clarke to miss UAE series against Pakistan

Australia captain Michael Clarke has been ruled out the limited-overs cricket series against Pakistan in the UAE next month due to a hamstring injury. Clarke flew home early from the recent ODI tri-series in Zimbabwe and Cricket Australian physiotherapist Alex Kountouris says scans confirmed “a significant hamstring injury”. In a statem...