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    Thursday Jul 24

    Mooch ado about nothing

    Mooch represents the dreams, aspirations, troubles and, sometimes, even the foibles of the average Dubaiite.

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    Monday Jul 21

    Marketplace: What’s hot and new in the UAE

    tabloid’s The Directory brings you what’s new and hot in men’s fashion in the UAE

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    Thursday Jul 17

    Kangana, Malaika, Nimrat ramp at India Couture Week

    Fashion Design Council of India’s six-day fashion gala, the India Couture Week, is being held at the Taj Palace.

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    Sunday Jul 13

    Marketplace: What’s hot and new in the UAE

    tabloid’s The Directory brings you what’s new and hot in men’s fashion in the UAE

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    Thursday Jul 10

    Preview of goldfish exhibition

    The two-month-long goldfish exhibition will starts July 11 at “Eco Edo Nihombashi Art Aquarium 2014” .

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    Wednesday Jul 2

    Special parkour class for the elderly

    The London parkour class is taught by two instructors who have adapted the sport’s main elements - acrobatic running, climbing and gravity-defying jumps - to a level that can be handled even by those over 60 who have replacement joints or other medical conditions.

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    Tuesday Jul 1

    ‘Give me a Messi’: Fan’s novel haircut shows support for Argentina superstar

    See how an ‘artist with clippers’ shaves Barcelona star’s portrait into back of supporter’s head

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    Monday Jun 30

    2014 Masked ball: Fancy dress ball big party show

    2014 Great Masked Ball held in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, west of Paris.

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    Tuesday Jun 24

    Night of San Juan celebrated across Spain

    Fires formed by burning unwanted furniture, old school books, wood and effigies of malign spirits are seen across Spain as people celebrate the night of San Juan, a purification ceremony coinciding with the summer solstice.

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    Tuesday Jun 17

    Hats on at the Royal Ascot horse racing festival

    Horse racing has been held at the famous Berkshire course since 1711 and tradition is a hallmark of the meeting. Top hats and tails remain compulsory in parts of the course while a daily procession of horse-drawn carriages brings the Queen to the course.

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    Tuesday Jun 17

    Dubai Creek: Heart of a changing city

    Beneath a glitzy skyline, wooden boats ply Dubai Creek, the historic heart of a city that was transformed in little more than a generation from a tiny pearling and fishing port to a global trading hub. From early morning to late evening the creek is abuzz with daily commuters and tourists riding in abras, the wooden boats that have been used for years.

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    Monday Jun 9

    Marketplace: What’s hot and new in the UAE

    tabloid’s The Directory brings you what’s new and hot in men’s fashion in the UAE

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    Monday Jun 9

    Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez crowned as 63rd Miss USA

    24-year-old Nia Sanchez is crowned as the 63rd Miss USA in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She has a fourth-degree black belt in the Korean martial art of taekwondo. She beat 50 other contestants from all the U.S. states and the District of Columbia to win the title Sunday night. She will compete in Miss Universe pageant later this year.

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    Sunday Jun 8

    The Indian Festival of Colors took place in Moscow

    The Indian Festival of Colors took place in Moscow’s Luzhniki stadium on Saturday. The festival which is observed on the last full moon of the lunar month, is primarily celebrated in India and Nepal.

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    Monday Jun 2

    Thousands turn out for Color Run at Wembley

    Volunteers throw colourful powder on a participants taking part in the Colour Run around Wembley Stadium in London

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    Monday Jun 2

    In pictures: Dragon Boat Festival in Hong Kong

    The Dragon Boat Festival, falling on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month, is held in remembrance of Qu Yuan, a patriotic poet who committed suicide in the Miluo River after he was exiled.

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    Sunday Jun 1

    Malta Fashion Week and Awards 2014

    The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Malta is the biggest and most prestigious fashion event in Malta.

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    Wednesday May 21

    In pictures: The International Design Exhibition (Index) 2014

    The International Design Exhibition (Index) 2014, an annual event for the interior design market is expected to attract 700 exhibitors and 24,000 visitors this year.

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    Monday May 19

    Fashion Show ‘North East India Festival’

    Indian models showcase creations during the ‘North East India Festival’ in Mumbai

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    Thursday May 15

    In pictures: 67th annual Cannes Film Festival opening ceremony

    Juries and invites attend the festival’s opening ceremony which include a screening of the film ‘Grace of Monaco‘. It runs from 14 to 25 May in Cannes, southern France.

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    Monday May 12

    Ranbir Kapoor, Vivek Oberoi lead the ladies for cancer fundraiser

    Ranbir Kapoor, Vivek Oberoi, Aditi Rao Hydari, Sadhana & others walk the ramp for Vikram Phadnis & Shaina NC fashion event fundraiser for cancer stricken people.

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    Sunday May 11

    The marketplace: Men's fashion in UAE

    tabloid’s The Directory brings you what’s new and hot in men’s fashion in the UAE

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    Sunday May 11

    Pantene Bridal Couture Week 2014

    The biggest bridal show of its kind with the top designers of Pakistan showcasing their designs in Pantene Bridal Couture Week.

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    Sunday May 11

    Raging bulls lock horns in Fujairah

    Every Friday at around 4pm, crowds gather around a ring by the corniche in Fujairah to watch the traditional bullfight. It is a source of entertainment for locals and expatriates from other emirates. A running commentary adds to the excitement and helps create the atmosphere. Each fight is bloodless and lasts about a minute and the bull that manages to push his rival towards the edge of the fighting arena is declared the winner. The fight normally begins after Asr prayer and ends before sunset. Our Photographer Zarina Fernandes got a ringside view of the sport.

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    Sunday May 11

    Spotted! The UAE's trendiest men

    So you know your Zara from your Zegna, your Dior from your Diesel. But have you got the edge? tabloid!’s weekly men’s lifestyle page, The Directory, is scouring the town to track down the most trendy men in the Emirates. If you think you’ve got what it takes, send us a full shot of yourself, include your name, profession, the brands you’re wearing and let our editors cast an expert eye.

    If your picture is selected, we’ll print it in The Directory, out every Sunday. Send your entries to