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This is why inclusion is so important in our society

This is why inclusion is so important in our society

Statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO) show that over a billion people globally live with some form of disability – that’s approximately 15 percent of the world’s population. On our shores, WHO reports that 11 percent of the UAE’s …

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It’s a proven fact that smartphone addiction is surging

It’s a proven fact that smartphone addiction is surging

UAE residents are spending an average of six and a half hours using their smartphones every day. A study conducted by market research and data analytics firm YouGov found that women spend an average of seven hours on their phones …

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Why this capital nature spot is so remarkable

Why this capital nature spot is so remarkable

A protected area in Abu Dhabi has gained global recognition for its commitment to conservation. Al Wathba Wetland Reserve has been placed on The International Union for Conservation of Nature Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas, an award given …

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Why winter is the perfect time to go outside and work out

Why winter is the perfect time to go outside and work out

The weather’s cooling down, so it’s time to get outside and get your sweat on. When it comes to fitness, we do things a little differently here in the desert. The mention of summer sends us scuttling inside to the …

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A new hotel opened in the capital – were you there?

A new hotel opened in the capital – were you there?

Guests recently flocked to the capital’s iconic leaning tower to witness the official opening of Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi. The first Andaz hotel in the Middle East celebrates the spirit of the country through colourful interiors and a permanent …

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How to make the perfect cup of karak chai

How to make the perfect cup of karak chai

Is karak your cup of tea? We explore the history behind the drink and where you can get the perfect blend here in the capital. It’s estimated that as each day dawns around the world, approximately two billion people will …

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Here’s where to find the best karak chai in the capital

Here’s where to find the best karak chai in the capital

With so many karak shops in town, finding the perfect cup is all part of the fun. Here are some of our favourites… Shay Madhboot With the name loosely translating to ‘perfect cup of tea’, this cosy little shop means …

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Did you get your sweat on at this fitness extravaganza?

Did you get your sweat on at this fitness extravaganza?

Families and friends recently gathered at Gateway Park South on Yas Island for the Yas Fitness Festival. The event saw visitors participate in a host of fun and intense exercise classes, including yoga, Zumba, boxing and MMA, while also enjoying …

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You have to see this new UAE-made film this weekend

You have to see this new UAE-made film this weekend

The UAE is the star of an upcoming feature film as a new family comedy is set to screen in cinemas across the country from 22nd November. Written and directed by Iraqi filmmaker Yasir Al-Yasiri and produced by Image Nation …

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Why technology is a powerful resource in Formula 1

Why technology is a powerful resource in Formula 1

How has innovation in Formula 1 changed the sport? Since the 1950s, Formula 1 has been the driving force in changing how we get behind the wheel of our own cars. From carbon-fibre chassis to basic disc brakes, the sport …

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