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The youth will play an enormous role in the nation’s success

The youth will play an enormous role in the nation’s success

“You are the hope of this nation, you are the future of this nation, not the barrels of oil,” Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi, once said to the UAE’s young people. It’s with this …

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Get to know this amazing young artist

Get to know this amazing young artist

One of just 25 artists chosen to take part in last year’s nationwide Proud Expressions exhibition, 15-year-old Mohammed Aadil Kallivalappil’s painting of a mother and her soldier son (pictured, below) won him great acclaim among fellow artists and leaders for …

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What can you do to stop the suffering of animals here?

What can you do to stop the suffering of animals here?

Our abandoned animal population is out of control. Here’s why and how your action is needed in Abu Dhabi It was English philosopher Jeremy Bentham way back in 1789 who said it best when it comes to animal welfare: “The …

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How are students helping fight plastic pollution?

How are students helping fight plastic pollution?

Students are being urged to reduce their reliance on single-use plastics as part of a nationwide campaign. The Drop It Youth (DIY) campaign created by Goumbook, a social enterprise that promotes sustainability in the UAE, is raising awareness in schools …

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Can learning old languages give us a valuable new perspective?

Can learning old languages give us a valuable new perspective?

A university course is helping students delve into a unique dialect to learn more about Emirati culture and heritage A huge part of living in a foreign country is learning the language. Granted, the fact that most people here speak …

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If you love a burger you need to check this place out

If you love a burger you need to check this place out

The world loves fast food. How much? Well, the global industry is worth in excess of $570bn (over AED 2 trillion) – that’s more than the economic value of most countries. That’s a lot of burgers and fries. With tasty …

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What does it feel like to fly upside down?

What does it feel like to fly upside down?

Our editor Rachael Perrett recently found out. As the Red Bull Air Race World Championship races into town once again to kick off the 2018 season, we took a seat in the cockpit for a flight over Abu Dhabi to …

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Why this landmark exhibit is worthy of a rerun

Why this landmark exhibit is worthy of a rerun

The recently concluded Majlis Zayed exhibition provided an intimate look at the life of the UAE’s founding father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. From personal possessions and presents given to the revered leader to objects with great national significance – …

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These amazing women are part of the Special Olympics here

These amazing women are part of the Special Olympics here

Meet the women bringing a dose of girl power to the UAE Special Olympics movement The UAE aims to create inclusion for people with intellectual disabilities throughout the UAE, the region and the world. As Abu Dhabi prepares to host …

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How social uproar affected this rousing thriller to the core

How social uproar affected this rousing thriller to the core

In the wake of Weinstein, #MeToo and the Time’s Up movement, how do directors respond when their actors are faced with harassment allegations? A new era is dawning for women everywhere, and it started in Hollywood. In this ‘woke’ –so …

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