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It’s all about the music at this annual party

It’s all about the music at this annual party

Local musicians and dancers gathered on 21st June for a tuneful celebration to mark World Music Day. First honoured in France in 1982, it’s now celebrated in 800 cities around the world, and sees amateur and professional musicians share the …

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The world’s best in golf are coming to the capital

The world’s best in golf are coming to the capital

126 players. 4 days. 1 tournament. Here’s what to expect from the 2018 Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship They have more accolades between them than we can count, but one thing’s for certain: these golfing heavyweights are leading the way in …

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Cyclists are gearing up for a new race series

Cyclists are gearing up for a new race series

Keen road cyclists of the UAE have a shot at sporting glory as a new competitive race series is set to get the New Year off to a speedy start.   Launched by the UAE Cycling Federation, the two-stage UAE Road …

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Why criticism is good to boost the Emirati art scene

Why criticism is good to boost the Emirati art scene

Al Ain artist Ahmed Al Faresi aims to open up conversations on what constitutes our shared cultural understandings, see us question our beliefs and force a frank discussion in the Arab art with more constructive criticism In schools around the …

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This successful event is helping grow the sport of tennis

This successful event is helping grow the sport of tennis

As the Mubadala World Tennis Championship celebrates a decade, we take a look at how this big sporting event is just as much about the community as the stars  When the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) – then named Capitala …

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Are you ready to give something new a tri?

Are you ready to give something new a tri?

One of the most gruelling sporting events in the capital is making it easier for first timers to compete. The ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi 2018 is returning to Yas Island from 2nd to 3rd March for the fourth time, …

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This amazing singer tells his musical secrets

This amazing singer tells his musical secrets

In anticipation of his Taste of Abu Dhabi performance, English singer-songwriter and former Spandau Ballet vocalist Tony Hadley takes time to share his thoughts on today’s music, keeping the flame alive and food – lots and lots of it Over …

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We’re ready to race as amateur sports season kicks off

We’re ready to race as amateur sports season kicks off

Whether it’s cycling, running, swimming or all of the above, amateur race season offers plenty of opportunities to set new fitness goals When it comes to sporting events, Abu Dhabi’s amateur athletes are being treated to more and more opportunities …

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Drivers given competitive edge in returning motorsports series

Drivers given competitive edge in returning motorsports series

Yas Island is, of course, home to one of the most exciting races of the Formula 1 season at Yas Marina Circuit. But before Formula 1 arrives in November, Abu Dhabi’s very own amateur race series, the TRD 86, will …

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Community hub for photographers gets ready for its close-up

Community hub for photographers gets ready for its close-up

  Capital-based shutterbugs are the inspiration behind a new initiative designed to cultivate their talents and inspire them to further hone their craft. The Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has announced the planned opening later this …

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