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When is the right age for children to start going to school? Experts share their views

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Pencil-paper game banned for its supposed mind-altering effect

Sharjah Centre for Space Sciences and Astronomy in University City in Sharjah.

Facility at University City of Sharjah seeks to renew spirit of scientific enquiry in the Arab world

 Quality education is key

Education campaigners rally for support at ‘We Can Teach Each Other’ initiative

Tasneem Ajaj, Archana Krishna and Kathrine

Parents have high expectations when signing up their children at summer camps and expect them to learn new skill sets

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Dubai entrepreneur makes bizarre stringed instruments from salvaged wood and recycled boxes


The story of George W. and Jeb, born seven years apart and having vastly different life experiences, is one of rivalry and wounded feelings


Captain Linnaeus Tripe captured the beauty of the temples and landscapes that gave the East India Company a perspective of the country it ruled

P08 Moroccan Wall Covering from the Decorative Plaster Collection

Fascinated by geometrical and arabesque patterns, the Molina brothers devised programmes to create new designs in less time and on scales not possible earlier

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Ever heard of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth? Experts demystify the condition

Life’s Greatest Secret

A zoology professor recounts stories of the scientists, other than Watson and Crick, whose contribution to solving the other great mystery of our existence isn’t talked about much