InFocus | Pictures from the Past

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    Monday Mar 23

    Pictures from the past: Abras

    The abra has long been a godsend for the thousands of commuters who spend just Dh1 and a matter of minutes to get from Bur Dubai to Deira, or vice versa.

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    Monday Mar 9

    Pictures from the past: Gold in the UAE

    Gulf News brings you a series of images from our archives, showing the UAE how it was in past years. This week, we look at gold souqs.

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    Monday Dec 15

    Hatta through the years

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives, showing the UAE how it was in past years. This week, we look at Hatta through the ages.

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    Monday Dec 8

    Eid Al Adha in the past

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives, showing the UAE how it was in past years. This week we look at Eid Al Adhathrough the years.

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    Monday Nov 17

    Famous figures visiting the UAE

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives. This week we look at some of the well-known royals and politicians who have visited the UAE.

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    Monday Nov 10

    Famous sport stars in the UAE

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives. This week we show you some of the famous sport stars who have visited the UAE.

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    Monday Oct 27

    Past pictures: The UAE's famous female celebrity visitors

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives. This week, we look at famous female celebrities who have visited the country.

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    Tuesday Oct 21

    Past pictures: Famous male celebs in the UAE

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives, showing the UAE how it was in past years. Can you remember these famous male celebs who have visited the UAE?

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    Tuesday Oct 7

    Music acts who have visited the UAE in past years

    In a series of archive images, we took a look at the music acts who have visited the UAE in previous years. See how many you remember.

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    Tuesday Sep 30

    Eid Al Fitr celebrations through the years

    Gulf News brings you a weekly series of images from our archives, showing the UAE how it was in the past. This week, we look at Eid Al Fitr celebrations through the years.