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UAE takes gold in first Special Olympics event

UAE takes gold in first Special Olympics event

Team UAE has secured a gold and silver medal to kick-start the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019. Micah Hambleton secured first place for the nation in Division 1 of the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 Triathlon …

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Will Captain Marvel be a game changer?

Will Captain Marvel be a game changer?

The first female-led Marvel film is about to take centre stage but this ambitious movie is more than just a debut for a new heroine. It’s fair to say that Marvel has the superhero film genre all figured out. Fans …

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Get a taste for Tokyo at this impressive restaurant

Get a taste for Tokyo at this impressive restaurant

While there’s no doubt that Japanese food has surged in popularity in recent years, simple bowls of ramen and humble sashimi have been slowly pushed aside to make way for more elaborate and unconventional approaches to Japan’s national cuisine. It’s …

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It’s community that makes this event special

It’s community that makes this event special

With the Daman World Triathlon Abu Dhabi 2019 just around the corner, find out why it’s not all about the big names and how the community can get involved. On 8th and 9th March, Abu Dhabi will play host to …

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These creative sisters could change your life

These creative sisters could change your life

These sisters are using artistic freedom to encourage you to look at life from a new perspective and let your creativity do the talking. “These days, we all experience our lives at arm’s length, living through the lens of our …

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It’s time to have an excellent weekend

It’s time to have an excellent weekend

It’s the weekend, so forget work and that to-do list because it’s time to have some fun. Get up, get out and see what’s going on around the city, with a whole host of events taking place from live music …

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More time off for private sector workers?

More time off for private sector workers?

Good news for workers. It seems the UAE Cabinet has decided to grant the public and private sector equal holidays for 2019-2020. A tweet from the UAE government’s official communications officer says: “The UAE Cabinet approves public holidays for the …

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This stunning landmark will open to the public

This stunning landmark will open to the public

The Presidential Palace will open to the public for tours for the first time next week.  Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE armed forces, tweeted the announcement that …

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More big names are coming to the capital

More big names are coming to the capital

More celebrity guests have confirmed their attendance at the opening ceremony for the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019. Special Olympics’ global ambassadors Nicole Scherzinger, Olympic athlete Bob Beamon, Olympic medalist swimmer Alain Bernard, Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, snowboarder Hannah Teter and …

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You don’t want to miss this free event this weekend

You don’t want to miss this free event this weekend

Families can celebrate a nationwide fitness initiative in the capital this weekend.  On 7th March, UAE National Sports Day will be celebrated at Zayed Cricket Stadium with a host of events and activities for people of all ages. Visitors can …

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