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Organisers hope to have 500 Emirati students studying in Japanese universities by 2018

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Jumeirah English Speaking School holds exhibition to mark anniversary

Driving force

A drone with ability to detect and repair pipe leaks and another one that dives under water emerge winners

A student from Cambridge International School, Baniyas, Abu Dhabi, displays a Meccano robot

Over 60 workshops will be conducted by students and companies with over 215 student projects registered

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11% think Yoda was the ‘Hunchback of Notre-Dame’


From delicious sweets to breads, barbecued fish and home-grown honey, the festival is a delight for food lovers

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“It encouraged me to set a new way of thinking towards happiness,” says reader

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One-woman play in Arabic looks at Syria’s troubled history through the eyes of a mother


With over a hundred adaptations, Cinderella is arguable the most famous fairy tale ever

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Centuries of fairy tales continue to amaze children