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Scholarship scheme launched for Indian expats

Scholarship scheme launched for Indian expats

Indian expat students from less well-off homes could win places on a scholarship programme. The country’s government launched the Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children to help NRI (Non Resident Indian) and PIO (Person of Indian Origin) cardholders take up higher …

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Survey says: Arab youth want to live in the UAE

Survey says: Arab youth want to live in the UAE

For the eighth year in a row, the UAE emerged as the top country of choice for young people in the region to live and work in, according to the latest findings from the Arab Youth Survey.  The country was chosen …

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How has tech affected family relationships?

How has tech affected family relationships?

Smartphones, tablets and gadgets are part of everyday life. So are 21st century families suffering as a result of our addiction to devices and is it damaging bonds with our children? Times are changing. For most of us, our childhood …

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Why this fascinating film pushes the right buttons

Why this fascinating film pushes the right buttons

Can I Kill Giants make the painful process of adolescence any more relatable for its teenage audience? Teenage girls often have very little to go on when it comes to finding a relatable role model on the silver screen, especially …

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Will we see a new Batman after Justice League?

Will we see a new Batman after Justice League?

Could Justice League be Ben Affleck’s swan song as Batman, or is there more to come from Batfleck? Sometimes, a movie role is just defined by one actor that plays them on screen. We can’t think of James Bond without …

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Why this brilliant teen is a star inventor in the making

Why this brilliant teen is a star inventor in the making

With 12 inventions and counting, the future looks bright for the country’s youngest inventor   Fatima Al Kaabi is not your ordinary teenager. At 15, she is the UAE’s youngest inventor – an honour that became official after Sheikh Mohammed …

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This landmark sale revolutionised the comic book world

This landmark sale revolutionised the comic book world

A landmark sale gives us a glimpse into a new superhero universe There’s no doubt about it: this is the age of the comic book hero. When the caped crusaders first appeared on our screens in the 1940s, we fell …

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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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Hunt begins for UAE’s next generation of talented writers

Hunt begins for UAE’s next generation of talented writers

Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, minister of culture and knowledge development, recently announced the launch of the Preparing Young Authors programme. The initiative will set out to find promising writers with diverse expertise in novels, poetry, personal experiences, short …

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