An impression of The Boardwalk at Palm Jumeirah

PHOTOS: 11km boardwalk planned for Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah

Nakheel says its 11km Boardwalk at Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah – a new Dhs150 million waterfront attraction – has moved a step closer with the award of a contract to Overseas AST Company LLC. The boardwalk, which will be on Palm Jumeirah’s 11km protective crescent, will feature facilities for walking, shopping and dining, including an East an...

Who needs waiting staff? Just talk to the till…

Who needs waiting staff? Just talk to the till…

When did tills start running restaurants? Three times in recent weeks, my wife or I have asked a waitress for something slightly different from the menu, such as an omelette rather than scrambled eggs... »

Why did vandal feel need to scratch car?

Why did vandal feel need to scratch car?

I would like to convey my message to the person who made ugly looking scratches with a sharp object on the door of my car in the parking lot of Uptown Motor City. I bought this car with my hard-earned... »

Doubt texting driver realised they had run a red light

Doubt texting driver realised they had run a red light

Dear driver who cut through the red signal and almost knocked me down at the pedestrian crossing near Safa Park, Union Co-op signal at 8.24pm. Did you even realise you cut through the signal as you we... »

VIDEO: Infiniti Red Bull Racing drive F1 car through Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi

VIDEO: Infiniti Red Bull Racing drive F1 car through Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi

Aldar Properties invited F1 World Champions Infiniti Red Bull Racing and international driver Carlos Sainz Jr to take a trip round Yas Island – and through Yas Mall. The stunt was part of the build-up to the opening of the Abu Dhabi mall. Watch what happened here…  

Pharrell Williams and Armin Van Buuren to perform at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix concerts

Pharrell Williams and Armin Van Buuren to perform at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix concerts

PICTURES: George Clooney and wife Amal Alamuddin celebrate civil wedding ceremony in Venice

PICTURES: George Clooney and wife Amal Alamuddin celebrate civil wedding ceremony in Venice

Singer Lily Allen will headline new music festival in Dubai

Singer Lily Allen will headline new music festival in Dubai

Is your child sitting safely in the UAE?

Is your child sitting safely in the UAE?

Worrying stats from the US claim that 75% of car seats are fitted incorrectly. Considering we live in a nation that is woefully behind in car seat legislation and many parents here still don’t restrai... »

Fashion Forward: Designer Hasan Hejazi all set for Dubai show

Fashion Forward: Designer Hasan Hejazi all set for Dubai show

With a client list that includes pop royalty Kylie Minogue, Jessie J and Fergie, Hasan Hejazi is ‘on trend’ in the world of fashion.   The UAE’s stylish set will get to see what the fuss is all about ... »

Things to do in the UAE today: Dinner for a dirham, glass bottom boat ride and meditation

Things to do in the UAE today: Dinner for a dirham, glass bottom boat ride and meditation

Have we got news for you? Things to do in the UAE of course! Not sure about The Illusionists? Find out more about the cast of tricksters here.  If you like Angry Birds, you’ll have a flapping go... »

Real Madrid will play AC Milan at Dubai Sevens Stadium

Real Madrid will play AC Milan at Dubai Sevens Stadium

Football fans in Dubai will have the chance to see some of the biggest names in world football when Real Madrid play AC Milan in a friendly at the Dubai Sevens Stadium on December 30. Global superstars Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Fernando Torres will all be on hand to showcase their talent in what is the biggest single fixture to take place ...