PICTURES: Dubai ruler visits Global Village attractions

PICTURES: Dubai ruler visits Global Village attractions

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum tours Global Village, which offers cultural entertainment along with an international shopping experience to millions of visitors.

To the newbies: Avoid spiralling into debt like I did

To the newbies: Avoid spiralling into debt like I did

I want to take some time and share my story briefly with all the newbies in UAE. I arrived in Dubai four years ago and was instantly tempted after working for only one month when a bank delivered me a... »

Rent hikes: I would urge authorities to act sooner than later

Rent hikes: I would urge authorities to act sooner than later

It was interesting to read Dr Mohamed Lahouel’s comments our your website (‘Soaring rents are a threat to Dubai economy, warns government advisor’) and it is encouraging to know the authorities are mo... »

Reader says, some apartments in JLT were an absolute mess

Estate agents: What happened to my friend was incredible

I have been living in Dubai for many years! But what happened to my friend was incredible. My friend who owns and lives in Jumeirah Park has decided to downsize after her twins left the country. She c... »

Living the high life: Buyers place bookings for Etihad Airways’ luxury penthouse

Living the high life: Buyers place bookings for Etihad Airways’ luxury penthouse

It’s the ultimate anniversary present. But James Hogan, Etihad Airways’ Chief Executive Officer, was giving little away as to who the first buyers are for the Abu Dhabi-based airline’s newest uber-luxury offering. “Our first client is a travel agent from America and we’ve already got a booking from – I can’t say who they are – a chap wh...

Tinie Tempah includes thrilled fans in Dubai music video

Tinie Tempah includes thrilled fans in Dubai music video

Cameron Diaz engaged to Benji Madden

Cameron Diaz engaged to Benji Madden

Angelina Jolie: ‘Nobody wants me to cook on Christmas Day’

Angelina Jolie: ‘Nobody wants me to cook on Christmas Day’

Things to do in the UAE: Christmas brunch, Frozen rendition and watersports camp

Things to do in the UAE: Christmas brunch, Frozen rendition and watersports camp

Forgot to book your Christmas lunch? Fear not – we’ve done the ringing round and there are still places left for you to feast this Thursday.   >>For an alfresco afternoon, Habtoor Grand is... »

Christmas dinner: Fascinating festive feasts

Christmas dinner: Fascinating festive feasts

  The turkey is golden brown, the gravy thick and rich, the pudding plump and juicy. Christmas dinner is always a lavish affair, but turkey and trimmings isn’t the only way to go about celebratin... »

Kelsey Grammer puts closure on Seattle’s beloved shrink Frasier

Kelsey Grammer puts closure on Seattle’s beloved shrink Frasier

Having grown up, like so many others, watching ‘Frasier’ reruns on TV, sitting down with Kelsey Grammer feels like chatting with an old friend. At the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) for the ... »

Mahmoud Tannir

VIDEO: On the track with Mahmoud Tannir

  We look back at Mahmoud Tannir competing in the UAE Sportsbike Championship. Video: Mahmoud Tannir Racing/YouTube