The new garden terrace at Royal China in DIFC, Dubai.


It’s picnic time in the UAE

Police operation room at Dubai Police Headquarters. In 2014, only 103,398 calls were serious emergencies, he said, of which the majority were reports of moderate to serious traffic accidents. 231,903 calls were of minor traffic accidents.

999 calls

Why only 18% of them are emergency calls

Fur and leather shops in the Pakistan Pavilion at Global Village have become popular with locals and tourists visiting Dubai, boasting of some of the best quality fur and leather jackets being sold in the country.


Dh10,000 fur keeps out chill at Global Village

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Ayesha Hassan AbdulRahman Al Marzooqi at Khalifa Port

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A passer-by watches a TV news program reporting two Japanese hostages, Kenji Goto, left, and Haruna Yukawa, held by the Islamic State group,  in Tokyo, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Militants affiliated with the Islamic State group have posted an online warning that the "countdown has begun" for the group to kill a pair of Japanese hostages.

Japan working with Jordan to release hostage

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Omar Abdul Rahman on his haunches at the final whistle.

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The Dubai Shopping Festival first started in 1996

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