Dubai police question British daredevil in skyscraper climbs

A British daredevil known for his vertigo-inspiring online videos chronicling his climbs up buildings and construction cranes was interrogated by Dubai police over his recent ascents in the sheikhdom, authorities said Sunday. James Kingston's interrogation ... ( read original story ...)

Buzz Aldrin: UAE can be vital part of space coalition

The government will then be able to focus on space exploration missions, especially as it sees space as being a bridge to the future,” he told Gulf News. The UAE has so far invested about Dh20 billion in the space sector, and owns and operates six large ... ( read original story ...)

New online property will developed for non-Muslims

Dubai: A new property will has been developed online specifically for non-Muslim property owners in Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah. They can now draw up their will and register it in Dubai for a quick and hassle-free succession. Despite the continuous year-on ... ( read original story ...)

Andy Murray wins his first title of the year in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Andy Murray captured his first title of the year and became the first British man to win the Dubai Tennis Championships in its 25-year history when he defeated Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday. This was Murray's seventh ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s largest park coming up in DubaiLand

Dubai is building the city’s largest public park, as big as London’s Hyde Park, in DubaiLand, it was announced on Saturday. Dubai Holding and Dubai Municipality signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop the park that stretches across ... ( read original story ...)

See what Dubai’s largest park will look like

Under the directives of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Dubai Holding, the global investment holding company, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Municipality cracks down on banned henna

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi City Municipality inspected 167 beauty salons to ensure that harmful substances or ingredients, including banned black and Chinese henna, were not being used in henna designs. Ten specialised female inspectors carried out the five-day ... ( read original story ...)