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Get the insider scoop on Olly Murs’ exciting new gig in the capital

Get the insider scoop on Olly Murs’ exciting new gig in the capital

The most successful solo artist to ever come out of The X Factor UK is a force to be reckoned with You may know him as The X Factor UK 2009 runner-up, or you may recognise a few of his …

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Filmdom’s new kid wonder takes charge

Filmdom’s new kid wonder takes charge

Alec Baldwin takes up the role of a different kind of boss in his latest endeavour At 59, actor Alec Baldwin is experiencing a career renaissance of sorts. It wasn’t that long ago that his career took a beating following …

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This foodie event is serving up unique dining offers

This foodie event is serving up unique dining offers

As The Galleria gets ready to host its own foodie fest, we take a sneak peek at what’s being served up for Dining Week Ten days, more restaurants than we can count on two hands and a capital full of foodies …

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Is war a feminist issue? This new movie will surprise you

Is war a feminist issue? This new movie will surprise you

A unique war film explores the commendable yet unheralded roles of women during the most deadly conflict in history War has been referred to as the great equaliser. In a military sense, it alludes to the fact that individuals come …

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These remarkable documentaries will leave you inspired

These remarkable documentaries will leave you inspired

Netflix has brought some of the world’s best documentaries into our homes… But which ones should you be watching? When Netflix launched last year in the UAE, it gave us instant access to some of the best film and television programmes …

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Meet India’s leading comic who’s inspiring youth around the world

Meet India’s leading comic who’s inspiring youth around the world

Making people laugh is no easy task. Stand-up comic, teacher, writer, director and former school geek Sapan Verma is one of India’s most popular English comedians. Founder of comedy group East India Company (EIC), he’s performed with his team and …

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We speak to the best Emirati filmmaker in the business

We speak to the best Emirati filmmaker in the business

Speaking to Abu Dhabi World ahead of a free public screening of his latest film, The Worthy, filmmaker Ali Mostafa is refreshingly honest with his feelings about horror thrillers, despite the fact his latest film falls in said genre. The …

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You’re going to love this awesome new film festival in the city

You’re going to love this awesome new film festival in the city

Korean culture is coming to town with a showcase of the nation’s work on the silver screen Korea has a rich culture that’s enjoyed the world over and its popularity is steadily growing, including here in the UAE – and …

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Life on Mars: Is this science fiction or science fact?

Life on Mars: Is this science fiction or science fact?

We’re about to take another trip to space but this time the story has come from science fact, not fiction Science fiction is a broad genre that ranges from fantasy-based films like Prometheus, Edge of Tomorrow and Looper to more …

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Find out about this award-winner who’s performing in the capital

Find out about this award-winner who’s performing in the capital

He’s an award-winning musician who’s known for blending jazz with the music of his homeland – flamenco. José Fernández Torres, known as Tomatito, will be performing at the Red Theater at the Arts Centre NYUAD on 23rd March as part of the …

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