Emirati woman sets up fridge at her Abu Dhabi home

Abu Dhabi: Inspired by the community-based initiative ‘Ramadan ... I want to do my part to help,” she told Gulf News. “I had been thinking of setting up the fridge for some time now, and since Ramadan is the month of giving and our country has ... ( read original story ...)

Brand Dubai, Nakheel partner for city beautification

Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office, and master developer Nakheel have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on city beautification projects. The MoU will support Brand Dubai’s #DubaiSpeakstoYou ... ( read original story ...)

‘Forests’ under bridges to beautify Dubai

Dubai: Towering bridges decorated to look like forests are part of a fresh new initiative to beautify Dubai, it was announced on Saturday. This week, Dubai mega-developer Nakheel inked a deal with Brand Dubai, an arm of the government-run Dubai Media ... ( read original story ...)

New access to Dubai Mall by the end of this year

Dubai: Motorists heading to Dubai Mall will soon have an additional access from the southern direction of Al Khail Road through a new bridge connecting to the upper deck of the Financial Centre Road. According to Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), which ... ( read original story ...)

Emirati leads tech revolution in semiconductors

The semiconductor technique could also be used in the space industry, an area in which the UAE has a growing interest. So thanks to Dr Al Mansouri and his colleagues, many areas of technology could be poised for a big step forward. ( read original story ...)

Hackers leak emails from UAE ambassador to US

The hacked emails show Otaiba, a top UAE diplomat, coordinated with a pro-Israel think tank [File: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP] Hackers have released the first series of leaked emails from the account of UAE's ambassador to the United States Yousef al-Otaiba. ( read original story ...)

UAE students excel in Indian grade 10 exams

According to Ashok Kumar, CEO of IHS Dubai, there has been a marked increase in the number of students securing CGPA 10 with compared to last year’s result. Speaking the Gulf News following the results were announced, Kumar congratulated all students ... ( read original story ...)

40 sharing fridges in Abu Dhabi this year

Abu Dhabi: Through the generosity and compassion of residents ... a senior chief engineer from Syria and organiser of the initiative, told Gulf News. “Various social media posts shed light on the concept of sharing fridges last year, and I wanted ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Municipality honours strategic partners

Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Municipality has recently organised a ceremony to honour its strategic partners who contributed to the resounding success of an emergency drill carried out at Shaikh Zayed tunnel. The drill was carried out to simulate real ... ( read original story ...)

Missing Abu Dhabi boy found dead

An 11-year-old boy, who went missing on Tuesday, was found dead on the rooftop of his building in Abu Dhabi, on Wednesday. According to his relatives, Azan Majid had gone to nearby mosque for prayers. "He was a nice boy. His body was recovered from rooftop. ( read original story ...)