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Fenwick store in Mayfair. The Abu Dhabi Royal family are now the largest landowner in Mayfair after the Duke of Westminster. (Wikimedia Commons)
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Emiratis' visa-free access to the EU expected to boost property investment.
Ellen and Portia pose with The Act performers. (Instagram)
13:30 GMT
TV host extraordinaire Ellen De Generes and partner Portia de Rossi were spotted on the town in Dubai last night.
Remittances to East Asia and the Pacific will increase by only 2.8 percent in 2015. (Shutterstock)
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Moderate slowdown in remittances from overseas workers in the UAE to East Asia will hit the poor the hardest, according to the World Bank.
Four Qataris received life sentences and a fifth person sentenced to 10 years in prison one week ago. (Shutterstock)
06:01 GMT
Five Qataris who received heavy prison sentences by the UAE Supreme Court for 'spreading false news' and 'insulting' the royal family on Twitter have been released.
Khloe Kardashian styled as The Glam Goddess. (photo courtesy of Mane Addicts)
05:30 GMT
The reality star is back in Dubai today with Kuwaiti model Fouz Al Fahad for a special event with celeb hairdresser Jen Atkin.

May 24, 2015

Manchester City team
15:12 GMT
Manchester City's runners-up finish in the English Premier League (EPL) does not represent failure, said its defiant coach Manuel Pellegrini over the weekend.
Shams is as famous for her war of words as she is for her music! (Twitter)
14:00 GMT
Will the two Gulf stars bury the hatchet now that Shams has bestowed her forgiveness on Ahlam?

May 21, 2015

Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) raided the firm’s offices in Pakistan, confiscated computers and secured data this week. (Shutterstock)
23:35 GMT
Gulf News visited the office on Thursday and was told that while it is still officially open, no employees appear to have ever worked in the office.

May 20, 2015

Benfica team
16:33 GMT
Emirates Airline, a global connector of people and passions, announced a three-year shirt sponsorship agreement with Portugal’s most successful football club...
Asamoah Gyan
14:09 GMT
Ghana and Al Ain skipper Asamoah Gyan is convinced he is back to his best ahead of his side’s AFC Champions League last-16 first leg against UAE rivals Al Ahli today.
A still of Ahlam eating watermelon live on air on the "Golden Mic" show. (YouTube still)
10:50 GMT
When Ahlam wants watermelon, she eats watermelon... even if she's in a studio, surrounded by hundreds of people, and celebrities, and while it's live on air!
Image Nation CEO Michael Garin, Amena Al Nowais and focus of her film, Omnia. (Seven Media)
07:19 GMT
Amena Al Nowais, 26,won Abu Dhabi's Image Nation's first documentary competition.
The UAE has stringent regulations regarding defamation via social media. (PIXXart/Shutterstock)
07:01 GMT
Four Qataris received life imprisonment and hit ith a Dhs1 million for social media offences.

May 19, 2015

Edin Dzeko
23:24 GMT
Liverpool are lining up a deal for Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko, according to reports.
Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum issued a new law establishing the Dubai World Trade Centre as a freezone. (Wikimedia Commons/Imre Solt)
20:54 GMT
Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum issued a new law establishing the Dubai World Trade Centre as a freezone.
The Al Ahli Holding Group has already been involved in Marvel's Iron Man franchise. (Wikimedia Commons)
11:07 GMT
Abu Dhabi-based Al Ahli Group delves deeper into superhero territory with plans for broadcast-ready animation.
The newly launched robotics challenge in the UAE has a pleasant surprise for the winners. (AFP/File)
06:00 GMT
The newly launched robotics challenge in the UAE has a pleasant surprise for the winners.
Know what you're worth before talking to your manager about a salary increase. (Shutterstock)
04:00 GMT
Know what you're worth before talking to your manager about a salary increase.

May 18, 2015

Profits built over the past two years is expected to keep the banks strong against the real estate market.
14:00 GMT
Profits built over the past two years is expected to keep the banks strong against the real estate market.
Arsenal set to face Lyon, Villarreal and Wolfsburg
13:54 GMT
The Gunners' pre-season preparations will see them face Santi Cazorla's former team Villarreal while ex-striker Nicklas Bendtner will return to north London with Wolfsburg
Hadi Sarieddine (Facebook)
08:56 GMT
Benevolent band member Hadi Sarieddine shines light on the heavy metal scene in the Emirates

May 17, 2015

Ahlam throws her claws at another victim. (Al Bawaba archived image)
14:22 GMT
The queen of mean is being royally rude once again. She gives her support to the woman that verbally attacked Abeer Sabry in the UAE and filmed the whole incident.
A developer has launched the first phase of a project to create more than 3,000 affordable homes. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
11:00 GMT
The Dubai freehold property market's gap in affordable homes is being addressed.
Emirati director Ali Mostafa's sci-fi project "The Worthy" to be produced by genre experts Peter Safran (The Conjuring) and Steven Schneider (Paranormal Activity). (D-Journal)
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Emirati director Ali Mostafa's sci-fi project "The Worthy" to be produced by genre experts Peter Safran (The Conjuring) and Steven Schneider (Paranormal Activity).
CEOs of the US airlines pointed toward the Gulf carriers' 25 percent growth in the US this year, saying evidence of the advantage "cannot be ignored." (AFP/File)
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CEOs of the US airlines pointed toward the Gulf carriers' 25 percent growth in the US this year, saying evidence of the advantage "cannot be ignored."
The "deal" that you lock in today will have an impact on your personal budget for years.
00:36 GMT
The "deal" that you lock in today will have an impact on your personal budget for years.

May 16, 2015

Early start to UAE football season
20:27 GMT
The next UAE football season will have an advanced start with the Arabian Gulf Super Cup being held on August 15.

May 15, 2015

Sergio Aguero
22:15 GMT
Sergio Aguero will not be sold during the close season, according to City manager Manuel Pellegrini.
World Economic Forum's latest Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index listed the UAE as the most tourism-friendly destination in the MENA region. (AFP/File)
08:00 GMT
World Economic Forum's latest Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index listed the UAE as the most tourism-friendly destination in the MENA region.

May 14, 2015

Jordon Ibe
16:44 GMT
Dethroned English Champions, Manchester City are reportedly eyeing a shock summer move for Liverpool's kid sensation Jordon Ibe.
Japan's top three auto manufacturers' distributors in the UAE planned to launch service campaigns for thousands of vehicles after the companies announced a recall of millions of cars. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
15:30 GMT
Japan's top three auto manufacturers' distributors in the UAE planned to launch service campaigns for thousands of vehicles after the companies announced a recall of millions of cars.
Abeer Sabry getting assaulted at check out. (YouTube)
14:32 GMT
Is the Emirati preacher trying to draw traffic to that YouTube clip of Abeer Sabry getting slammed for indecent clothing? He's prohibited people from watching, but we all know that just means it's gonna garner more views now.
Concerns over the construction sector may make investors reluctant to invest in Arabtec, hit hard in Q1. (Twitter)
14:00 GMT
Arabtec faced hard hits from political instability in the region and low returns on its projects.
Abu Dhabi's film authority are hoping to strengthen their film industry with the West. (Wfeg.com.au)
08:05 GMT
A delegation from the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi will attend the Cannes Film Festival to promote the UAE capital as a filming and production hub.

May 13, 2015

Abeer Sabri get verbally attacked in store. (File photo)
16:18 GMT
Abeer Sabry was shopping in the UAE when a woman starts calling her and Egyptian actress Ferial names for their revealing outfit. The outburst was captured on video, which has since gone viral.
Gervinho
15:50 GMT
UAE's Al Jazira are set to offer Italian giants Roma €14 million (Dh57.8 million) for their striker Gervinho, according to reports in Italy.
Saudi singer Mohamed Abdo, Emirati singer Habib Elyasi and one of the region’s most popular comedians, Bader Saleh will bee keeping us entertained this summer. (Facebook)
12:43 GMT
No need to jet set out of the UAE this summer with these exciting gigs in the lineup.
Despite calls for relief from the pressure of rising living costs, many employers in the UAE are still reluctant to increase staff allowances this year.
11:00 GMT
Despite calls for relief from the pressure of rising living costs, many employers in the UAE are still reluctant to increase staff allowances this year.
Members of the international media at a press conference. (File photo)
08:48 GMT
A roundup of themes in the Arab media landscape, at the two-day conference of the Arab Media Forum in Dubai.
The UAE Research Programme for Rain Enhancement Science will be disbursing the grants over 3 years. (Pixabay)
07:46 GMT
UAE is awarding $5m for research projects on rain enhancement.

May 12, 2015

The Circle will be produced by Tom Hanks. (Page Six)
20:28 GMT
Abu Dhabi’s Image Nation to finance Tom Hanks' upcoming film "The Circle."
Nearly 3.27 million tonnes of food produced and imported in the UAE is being wasted every year, a market leader said Monday. (Shutterstock)
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Nearly 3.27 million tonnes of food produced and imported in the UAE is being wasted every year, a market leader said Monday.
Etihad Stadium (picture courtesy of telegraph.co.uk)
15:47 GMT
Etihad Airways has signed a legacy partnership agreement with Monumental Sports and Entertainment (MSE) to become the exclusive airline partner of three major Washington sports teams.
With the worst passport in the Middle East, and second worst in the world after Afghanistan, Iraqis can only get into 31 countries without a visa. So unless you want to travel to Yemen, Ecuador or remote islands in the Pacific, papers from Iraq will probably end up being more of a hindrance than a help.
12:14 GMT
Is your Arab passport a ticket to nowhere? The Visa Restriction Index ranked Middle Eastern countries at the bottom of the list with the exception of the UAE, so flying might not be easy. Happy travels!
Saudi King Salman meets with US President Barack Obama at the Erga Palace in Riyadh on Jan. 27, 2015. (AFP/Saul Loeb)
10:18 GMT
Manifestations of Saudi and Israeli unhappiness with US policy toward Iran have not brought about any major changes in its strategy.
'The Green Team' in Dubai is made up of the police, health authority, ambulance and civil defence. (Shutterstock)
05:28 GMT
Smart ambulance app links patients to medical staff while awaiting the ambulance in Dubai.
Some 350,000 people with limited income are expected to benefit from the homes. (Shutterstock)
05:00 GMT
50,000 social housing units were delivered to the Egyptian government, to help alleviate the country's housing crisis.
The UAE has no state pension scheme. (Pixabay)
04:30 GMT
Researchers asked people what their biggest financial mistakes had been - the top two answers were unanimous.

May 11, 2015

Only two of the six Gulf nations invited to Camp David will be sending delegates for the US president's discussion on Iran negotiations. (AFP/File)
17:47 GMT
Only two of the six Gulf nations invited to Camp David will be sending delegates for the US president's discussion on Iran negotiations.
Sergio Aguero
14:48 GMT
Manuel Pellegrini's men have mounted a limp Premier League title defence this season but the Argentine is adamant they will be better prepared next term