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Find out what roads will be closed this weekend

Find out what roads will be closed this weekend

We’re delighted to see the Abu Dhabi Tour return tomorrow but if you’re out and about this weekend you should plan ahead as some roads will be closed to make way for the riders. Tomorrow, as stage one begins, around …

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Could you do more to help the community?

Could you do more to help the community?

Could your company be doing more to help preserve the environment and embrace the spirit of the Year of Giving?  Looking for new partners, the Emirates Wildlife Society – World Wildlife Fund (EWS-WWF) wants to inspire more public and private …

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Which local author is in line to win a top prize?

Which local author is in line to win a top prize?

An Emirati author is in the running to win a prestigious annual book prize. Maisoon Saqer has been shortlisted in the final three for the Sheikh Zayed Book Award for literature with the novel Fi Fami Lu’lu’a, meaning A Pearl …

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Are you brave enough to try Ferrari World’s new daredevil ride?

Are you brave enough to try Ferrari World’s new daredevil ride?

Ever wonder how it feels to be a racecar test driver? Dream no more as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi gears up to launch its new thrilling ride at the end of March. The Turbo Track is designed to take passengers …

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Precious stones and pearls enjoy a surge in the UAE

Precious stones and pearls enjoy a surge in the UAE

With the oil industry continuing to struggle, non-oil commodities have helped pick up the economic slack for most of last year. Making a key contribution were pearls, precious stones and metals, which made a total trade value of AED 13.3 …

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This new mall activity centre is game for fun

This new mall activity centre is game for fun

Kids and ardent gamers are in for a treat as a new amusement centre has launched in the city. Located on the 3rd floor of the Al Wahda Mall extension, Orange Spin is fitted with an array of attractions for …

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Audio initiative spreads love of literature for blind

Audio initiative spreads love of literature for blind

Students with visual impairments will have the chance to enjoy classic literature with the help of enterprising undergraduates at Zayed University. A group of five pupils from the university’s Loqya Club put their voices on tape to provide audio versions …

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This amazing art project is breaking the silence on autism

This amazing art project is breaking the silence on autism

“We’re always afraid to ask questions, but we’re all different in our own way.” That’s exactly the statement artist Azza Al Qubaisi wants to make with the launch of a community art initiative that aims to open up a dialogue …

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Want to be Kate Moss? Try out at this mall model search

Want to be Kate Moss? Try out at this mall model search

Fancy seeing yourself in the spotlight? This might be your chance as Yas Mall is on the lookout for young models to grace the catwalk in its annual Spring Festival from 30th March to 7th April. Until 11th March, models …

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This is the most epic story you’ll read all day

This is the most epic story you’ll read all day

Abu Dhabi is committed to sustainability and making positive changes to protect the environment. So it’s only fitting that the capital would be a destination for the Plug Me In project, an epic journey travelling from Holland to Australia in …

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