UAE

November 5, 2014

November 4, 2014

Nomads Rugby team
20:09 GMT

The words rugby and Jordan are not two words that one often hears together. A country obsessed with football and woefully short on green open spaces doesn’t lend itself to a full contact sport. However, if you can find it, the game is alive and well here.

The moment Younis walked up to Justin's car to have her picture taken with him! (mage: YouTube)
14:37 GMT

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber uses an unusual pickup line to flirt with Palestinian-American model Jacqueline Younis in LA!

UAE firms saw output growth accelerate to an all-time high, with the subindex coming in at 66.1, up from 63.2 in September.
14:05 GMT

“The performance is all the more impressive given the decline in oil prices over the same period, and the continued downturn in emerging markets elsewhere.”

Lee Daniels takes on the 11th Dubai International Film Festival jury.
11:55 GMT

The 11th Dubai International Film Festival’s (DIFF) Muhr Feature Competition has announced "The Butler" director as head of this year's jury.

This motley crew of comedians are coming our way. (Image courtesy of Khaleej Times)
07:48 GMT

“Sports geek and Nando’s loyalist” Nathan Caton, Scotsman Jimmy McGhie, and British-based Canadian stand-up Glenn Wool will make the audiences roll with laughter this weekend.

November 3, 2014

Kid Ink joins the growing line-up of RedFestDXB performers that will be performing in town on February 12 and 13. (Image: Facebook)
08:59 GMT

Star rapper Kid Ink has joined the exciting artist line-up for the upcoming RedFestDXB.

Janet's trademark dimples were not longer visible on her face! (Image: Daily Mail)
08:46 GMT

We're not sure what Janet Jackson has done to herself, but she certainly did not look like herself in Dubai last night!

Look! There's the UAE desert! (Image: screenshot from Furious 7 trailer)
07:23 GMT

Check out the UAE capital in the video clip for "Furious 7".

Filmed in part in Wadi Rum, "Theeb" made it big at ADFF. (Image: Facebook)
06:57 GMT

Already having screened at festivals in Europe and North America, the Jordanian feature "Theeb" won more accolades over the weekend at ADFF.

November 2, 2014

Rental rates across Sharjah grew two per cent quarter-on-quarter during Q3 2014.
13:45 GMT

Real estate market values in Sharjah and the other northern emirates are largely dictated by what is happening in neighbouring Dubai.

Darick Pead and Hilary Maiberger play the Beast and Beauty in the production currently on tour in Abu Dhabi. (Image courtesy of Khaleej Times)
09:58 GMT

"Beauty and the Beast" stage production stars dish it all ahead of their Yas Island performances.

October 30, 2014

John Legend has been added to the 13th Emirates Airline Dubai International Jazz Festival line-up. (Image: Facebook)
10:23 GMT

Bastille, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, The Script and many more musicians? Yes, please and thank you! Dubai is in for some seriously good tunes.

Top officials said that they are not looking at demand on a year by year basis but what happens over the longer term.
01:00 GMT

Dubai is aiming for another notch in the “tallest” stakes by building what would be the world’s tallest twin towers.

October 29, 2014

Watch out for Tinashe! She's coming to Dubai's RedFestDXB. (Image: Facebook)
11:48 GMT

Two more performances added to the RedFestDXB slate next February.