Emirates and Etihad flights came ‘too close’ over Indian Ocean

Emirates and Etihad flights came ‘too close’ over Indian Ocean

Indian aviation authorities are investigating after an Emirates and an Etihad flight apparently flew too close to each other, according to reports. Emirates called it an “air traffic control incident” in a statement to Associated Press on Wednesday. Neither it nor Etihad Airways would say how close the two planes came to each other. The...

We need air fresheners on Dubai Metro

We need air fresheners on Dubai Metro

There’s an elephant in the corner and no one seems to be addressing it! Dubai Metro has a severe smell problem! When it gets a bit busy the stench is overwhelming. I see other passengers visibly... »

Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai at night

Reader has advice on how to use headlights in the UAE

It is very common these days that most cars manufactured after 2012 come factory fit with “Daytime running lamp”or DRL which get automatically switched on when the vehicle is moving forwar... »

Salon staff should not be treated like ‘slaves’ in the UAE

Salon staff should not be treated like ‘slaves’ in the UAE

I go to a salon that is part of a reputable chain of salons. The staff there work a combination of 10 and 13 hour shifts, with one day off a week. I do not understand why they cannot work 6 hour shift... »

Majority of corporate customers would not recommend their bank in UAE, survey finds

Majority of corporate customers would not recommend their bank in UAE, survey finds

A large number of corporate customers would not recommend their bank in the UAE to other business people in the country, according to a recent study by the world’s largest custom market research organisation. The TNS Annual Corporate Banking Excellence Study was created following “face-to-face conversations with senior finance directors across more...

Mayssa Karaa talks childhood, culture and… engineering ahead of performance in Abu Dhabi

Mayssa Karaa talks childhood, culture and… engineering ahead of performance in Abu Dhabi

Paul Walker in 'Furious 7'

Furious 7 stars pay tribute to Paul Walker ahead of UAE release of movie

Robbie Williams talks family and favourite songs ahead of Abu  Dhabi gig

Robbie Williams talks family and favourite songs ahead of Abu Dhabi gig

Things to do in the UAE today: Komic Sutra, My Ex-Wardrobe and afternoon tea

Things to do in the UAE today: Komic Sutra, My Ex-Wardrobe and afternoon tea

>>LAUGH out loud with the funny men and lady from Komic Sutra. One of the most popular desi comedy shows returns to town tonight at Jumeirah Emirates Towers. Nitin Mirani, Aditi Mittal, Atul Kha... »

Mayssa Karaa talks childhood, culture and… engineering ahead of performance in Abu Dhabi

Mayssa Karaa talks childhood, culture and… engineering ahead of performance in Abu Dhabi

The grand finale of this year’s Abu Dhabi Festival promises something special as acclaimed Lebanese-American star Mayssa Karaa performs a special concert at Emirates Palace. The singer is making big w... »

Paul Walker in 'Furious 7'

Furious 7 stars pay tribute to Paul Walker ahead of UAE release of movie

It’s a bittersweet return for the Fast and Furious family. Despite the grief over Paul Walker’s death, the cast are proud to dedicate the seventh instalment of the successful action film franchise to ... »

Abdulaziz Binladen has been virtually unbeatable all season in the UAE Sportbike Championship

Title race will go down to the wire at Dubai Autodrome

Dubai Autodrome hosts the final race of the UAE road racing championship season on Friday, April 3 featuring sprint races for the NGK Racing Series, UAE Sportbikes and Formula Gulf 1000. The 2014-2015 titles have already been decided in both the NGK Racing Series and the UAE Sportbikes Championships, despite this the stage is set for some interesti...