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Step into the imagination of this amazing author

Step into the imagination of this amazing author

After winning the Montegrappa Writing Prize at the 2018 Emirates Airline Festival of Literature for her mythical tale, Otherworld, this Abu Dhabi-based teacher talks to deputy editor Hayley Skirka about the impact on her students and finding inspiration for future …

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Can a religious garment keep up with fashion trends?

Can a religious garment keep up with fashion trends?

At first glance, the abaya is simply a black cloth that covers a woman. But the piece has great cultural and religious significance to its wearers, and has done for decades. However, over the past few years, while staying true …

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Meet the world’s second fittest teen… and he’s from Abu Dhabi

Meet the world’s second fittest teen… and he’s from Abu Dhabi

We talk to the world’s second fittest teen about why young people here should strive for their goals Seven months ago, Amir Fahmy was just a teenager who liked doing the occasional CrossFit session a few times a week. But …

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