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    Friday Apr 12

    Vineet Bhatia takes a stroll in the Old Spice Souq in Deira, Dubai

    A visit to the Old Spice Souq in Deira takes on new meaning when accompanied by the Michelin-starred chef as he shares insights on how to choose and use them.

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    Monday Apr 8

    Margaret Thatcher, a life less ordinary

    Margaret Thatcher, Britain's 'Iron Lady' - the first woman ever to serve as prime minister of Great Britain and the longest-serving British prime minister of the 20th century has died at age 87.

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    Monday Apr 8

    ATM comes to life and amazes shoppers in Dubai

    An Emirates NBD ATM comes to life in Dubai and surprises, delights and sometimes frightens shoppers.

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    Saturday Apr 6

    Dust storm shrouds Dubai in haze

    Visibility drops on key roads in Dubai as strong winds kick up a haze of dust for a second day on Saturday.

  • story 5
    Friday Apr 5

    Women’s central jail in Dubai

    Gulf News visited the Women’s Central Jail in Al Aweer to check the real situation of inmates

  • story 6
    Sunday Mar 24

    Pervez Musharraf headed for Pakistan

    Dubai: Former President of Pakistan General (retd) Pervez Musharraf leaves Dubai for Karachi on Emirates flight 606 to contest polls in Pakistan.

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    Monday Mar 18

    Rush hour games

    Gulf News readers share the games and methods they use to pass time when stuck in traffic

  • story 8
    Friday Mar 8

    Dubai labourers say hello to English

    The English language courses for blue-collar workers are held at Al Quoz and Sonapur labour accommodations for two hours every Friday.

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    Friday Mar 8

    Inside Taliban caves in Pakistan

    Gulf News visits the former headquarters of Taliban leader Maulvi Faqir Mohammad in Bajaur, Pakistan, and tours the training grounds and caves that were used as safe houses and ammunition stores.

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    Tuesday Mar 5

    Ex-Taliban militants and child soldiers speak out

    Gulf News visits Pakistan’s deradicalization and rehabilitation centers and speaks to former Taliban militants and child soldiers about their experiences.

  • story 11
    Saturday Mar 2

    Peace in South Waziristan

    Gulf News rides along with the Pakistan Army as they visit an outpost near the Afghanistan border in South Waziristan and showcase how the military is helping to rebuild the region.

  • story 12
    Friday Mar 1

    Go organic: Abu Dhabi Organics Farms

    Gulf News visits the 55-hectare Abu Dhabi Organics Farms to check out the different types of organic produce that are now grown locally.

  • story 13
    Thursday Feb 28

    More than 100 million gathered at Maha Kumbh Mela in India to take a dip in the river Ganges

    Gulf News visits the pop-up city of Maha Kumbh nagar, which plays host to the world's largest gathering of humanity. The tent city is spread over 2,000 hectares and is supervised by 10,000 officials along with 30,000 policemen.

  • story 14
    Wednesday Feb 20

    Miracle garden in Dubai is home to 45 million flowers

    The miracle garden is laid out by Al Ain-based Akar Landscaping and Agriculture Company which has also done the Al Ain Paradise, home to about 10 million flowers

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    Tuesday Feb 19

    The story of a Fort: Behind the scenes

    Cirque du Soleil founder Franco Dragone speaks about the making of the Qasr al Hosn Festival show, The story of a Fort, which opens on 28 February. The production has a cast of seventy, including local Emirati performers.

  • story 16
    Saturday Feb 16

    Syrian refugees in Jordan in need of humanitarian aid

    As thousands of Syrian refugees arrive in Jordan each day, the need for humanitarian aid is a growing international concern.

  • story 17
    Friday Feb 15

    Q&A with Dubai Police Traffic Chief

    Dubai Police Traffic Chief Major General Mohammad Saif Al Zafein visits Radio 2 and answers questions from listeners and Gulf News readers.

  • story 18
    Wednesday Feb 13

    Highlights from the 2013 Dubai Pet Show

    Owners and pets flaunt their skills and favorite outfits at the annual Dubai Pet Show held at the Dubai Rugby Sevens Stadium.

  • story 19
    Wednesday Feb 13

    A visit to the Al Tamimi Stables

    Massive 30-acre family destination allows people to interact with 500 animals

  • story 20
    Monday Feb 11

    Shaikh Mohammad at the Government Summit

    Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai talks about the successes of the UAE.

  • story 21
    Saturday Feb 9

    Hitting the highnote

    20 year-old Ebin George played multiple genres like ethnic, African, Latin, rock, funck, jazz and Indian music in his bid to break the world record. The hour long concert was titled “Nothing is Impossible’

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    Sunday Feb 3

    Children undergo heart surgery in Dubai

    Twenty-five children with congenital heart disease were treated by a team of cardiologists from Dubai Health Authority Hospitals (Dubai, Rashid and Latifa) and San Milano Hospital, Italy.

  • story 23
    Tuesday Jan 22

    A foggy morning in Dubai

    A thick fog caused grey skies and poor visibility for motorists and pedestrians in Dubai this morning.

  • story 24
    Friday Jan 18

    International Kite Festival 2013

    The second edition of the Dubai International Kite Festival attracted over a thousand crowd. It was held at the Dubai Outlet Mall located on the Dubai-Al Ain road

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    Friday Jan 18

    International Kite Festival 2013

    The second edition of the Dubai International Kite Festival attracted over a thousand crowd. It was held at the Dubai Outlet Mall located on the Dubai-Al Ain road.