Crown Prince says UAE will stand with Pakistan against extremists

Crown Prince says UAE will stand with Pakistan against extremists

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi has said that the extremists behind the murder of 148 people in Peshawar “know no limits, mercy, law or religion”. HH General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who is also Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, made his comments as he denounced the brutal act of terrorism on behalf of the UAE a...

Crazy driving in Dubai: Lunatic still managed to amaze me

Crazy driving in Dubai: Lunatic still managed to amaze me

It is hard to be surprised any more by crazy driving on SZR but this morning one lunatic’s antics still managed to amaze me. Joining from Haddiqa St I was waiting with everyone else to get on SZR as w... »

RTA and Nakheel should open up roads into Discovery Gardens

RTA and Nakheel should open up roads into Discovery Gardens

How about the lack of entry points INTO the Gardens area? At the top of Discovery Gardens RTA/Nakheel could at the cost of extending the internal roads to the Green Community roundabout by a mere 50m ... »

Infuriating: You are supposed to serve customer not vice versa

Infuriating: You are supposed to serve customer not vice versa

What is it about customer service in this wonderful city of ours. I have a courtesy car while my car is being repaired and I have just received an SMS informing me that the car is due to be returned t... »

Dubai named top luxury destination in Middle East

Dubai named top luxury destination in Middle East

Dubai has been named as the most luxurious destination in the Middle East in a new report. The findings have been released ahead of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2015, which takes place in May in the city. “A 2014 YouGov Luxury Travel report for the MENA region showed that out of the 1,000-plus regionally based survey respondents, luxury clearly ...

Christmas giggles: Quip about Take That tops list of funniest festive jokes

Christmas giggles: Quip about Take That tops list of funniest festive jokes

Bollywood star Aamir Khan says he is raising awareness to help combat rape

Bollywood star Aamir Khan says he is raising awareness to help combat rape

Kourtney Kardashian gives birth to baby boy on eldest son’s birthday

Kourtney Kardashian gives birth to baby boy on eldest son’s birthday

Dubai video installation tells stories of breast cancer patients

Dubai video installation tells stories of breast cancer patients

The battle that women with breast cancer undergo to survive is the focus of a new video installation unveiled in Dubai. The ‘I Am Not The Cancer’ film event was set up by the Friends of Cancer Patient... »

Christmas giggles: Quip about Take That tops list of funniest festive jokes

Christmas giggles: Quip about Take That tops list of funniest festive jokes

A joke about pop band Take That has topped a list of the funniest festive jokes for 2014. A quip about the singers missing the “Orange” from their stocking has scooped the top spot followi... »

British comic Jack Dee

British comedian Jack Dee to perform in Dubai

British stand-up comedian Jack Dee is to perform at the Dubai World Trade Centre next year, it has been announced. Producers said the funnyman, also a television actor, will appear on Thursday, March ... »

Derek Whyte: The ‘Happy One’ stays calm over quadruple talk

Derek Whyte: The ‘Happy One’ stays calm over quadruple talk

On Tuesday night Chelsea cruised into the semi-finals of the League Cup as Jose Mourinho’s side continue their quest to win a remarkable quadruple. They may not be the new ‘Invincibles’ after losing to Newcastle earlier this month, but this powerful Chelsea side will take some stopping. You just can’t see any weaknesses. They have world-class talen...