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A wrestling superstar is the inspiration behind this movie

A wrestling superstar is the inspiration behind this movie

A film inspired by a wrestling superstar shows that there’s more to the sport than elbow drops and body slams. It could be the scripted storylines, animated stage names and fake punches – whatever it is, professional wrestling is ridiculed by …

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This is where you can see live music in the city

This is where you can see live music in the city

Rock on with the city’s live music venues, check out the bands you need to know and find out where you can share your own talents with an audience. We’re spoiled for choice when it comes to live music in …

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Everything you need to know about the Cuban-Khaleeji project

Everything you need to know about the Cuban-Khaleeji project

The world premiere of a locally commissioned music project celebrates Emirati heritage and its global influence. Music is a powerful tool – and when it comes to understanding our past and celebrating heritage, it’s a unique way of sharing our …

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How far can technology take us in the future?

How far can technology take us in the future?

Once considered as a figment of imagination, the concept of artificial intelligence (AI) has gained enormous strides, so much so that nations are scampering to embrace the technology to gain an upper hand. US president Donald Trump recently signed an …

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Love is in the air at Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa

Love is in the air at Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa

SPA BY DESIGN Celebrate love this Valentine’s and customise your own romantic spa escape for you and your partner. Simply choose one of three treatments from our list and receive one of our 30-minute treatments for free! All packages include …

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How a beloved toy brand found success in the box-office

How a beloved toy brand found success in the box-office

LEGO’s cinema success is ushering in a new trend. But can other toy brands keep up using the same formula? When The LEGO Movie was released in 2014, it seemed like one giant marketing gimmick. Essentially an extended ad, the …

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Why is this historical film controversial?

Why is this historical film controversial?

Will this new film about India’s most famous political activist shed light on one of the biggest conspiracy theories in history? From John Kennedy and Princess Diana’s deaths to the moon landing, history is full of conspiracy theories that intrigue …

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It’s a look to the past in this new historic film

It’s a look to the past in this new historic film

Whether it’s fact or fiction, Scottish history is being given the Hollywood treatment once again to tell a story that we can still learn from today. When it comes to Scottish history, big screen adaptations have not always been historically …

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Can this historical opera strike the right note?

Can this historical opera strike the right note?

An iconic German opera is making its international debut in Abu Dhabi, but can modern audiences relate to 19th century theatre? There aren’t many cultural norms from the 19th century that have endured. Elements of history influenced modern life, yes, …

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This complicated sequel has been years in the making

This complicated sequel has been years in the making

In a world where comic book heroes have become unrelatable due to their power, why has the director of this upcoming film decided to buck the trend? Let’s face it: superheroes have never really had a basis in reality that …

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