Thousands of UAE students follow Dr Jane Goodall

They choose one project to help people, one to help animals and one to help the environment,” Goodall told Gulf News in an exclusive interview in Dubai. “They can do one big project that encompasses everything.” “The reason it has grown so ... ( read original story ...)

Here’s Why Abu Dhabi Should Be Your Next Weekend Getaway

To fly direct to Abu Dhabi, Etihad is your best bet. Even better news? Etihad offers nonstop flights from many major U.S. cities, including New York, Chicago, and Dallas. Both airlines offer a range of different seating. If you can swing it, it's worth ... ( read original story ...)

Indian expats in UAE celebrate Republic Day

Dubai: Thousands of Indian expats in the UAE began celebrating their country’s 69th Republic Day of India this morning. Indian missions in the UAE and The Indian High School in Dubai reverberated with Indian national anthem, patriotic songs, and slogans ... ( read original story ...)

Jamie Donaldson leads way in Dubai at 10-under 62

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Jamie Donaldson flirted with the European Tour's first-ever 59 before settling for a 10-under 62 Thursday in the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic. In perfect scoring conditions at the Emirates Golf Club, the 42 ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai serves largest cup of karak chai in the world

Dubai: What’s better than hot tea and great company? Knowing that you’ve made history. And people who flocked to Global Village on Thursday had just such an experience when 120 chefs got together to brew the largest cup of karak chai in the world ... ( read original story ...)

Parents forget child at Dubai airport

Dubai: While rare, it's not unheard of for a parent to leave his/her child at the airport, says an officer. Dubai Police said of the 91.2 million who transited through Dubai International Airports last year, some lost items and others their children ... ( read original story ...)

Expat gets royal farewell from Abu Dhabi crown prince

ABU DHABI: Kannur native Kunhi Moideen is one among the good number of Malayalis who chose to leave their state and head to UAE in the late 70s. However, on Monday, Moideen was on cloud nine when he was given a farewell by Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah to host Gulf Pottery Forum 2018

Sharjah, Jan. 25 (BNA): Sharjah Institute for Heritage (SIH ... and the Gulf communities in general, according to UAE News Agency (WAM). Pottery is an important part of Emirati heritage and remains a noble and withstanding profession, which is celebrated ... ( read original story ...)