Macaws perch on a structure atop a building in Caracas, Venezuela. Macaws are thriving amid the high-rises and traffic of Caracas thanks to a group of amateur birders who feed them and watch out for their nests.


Macaws bring harmony to Caracas’ chaos

Sarah Jessica Parker.


Sarah Jessica Parker coming to Dubai

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Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday after being struck by a ball and suffering a severe head injury two days earlier.

Cricketer Hughes dies from head injury

Australia cricketer struck in the head by a ball during match at the Sydney Cricket Ground

A remittance counter in Satwa, Dubai. India is the largest recipient of remittances in the world
with $70 billion (Dh257.46 billion) flowing in to the country from around the world.

India levies service tax on remittance fee

Cost increase to affect the majority of low-income Indian expatriates in the UAE

A parade to mark
UAE’s 42nd National
Day in Downtown
Dubai last year.

25 National Day events in the UAE

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Hiker photographs bear before it kills him

Darsh Patel used his cellphone to photograph a black bear following him in a reserve -- moments later, the bear mauled him to death

Tourists in Dubai. Travel agencies say they have not received any official announcement on a tourist visa fee hike

Will UAE tourist visa fees be hiked?

Agents give conflicting accounts over ‘Dh90 increase’

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