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Space technology is key to effective resource management!

DUBAI: The role of space technologies in providing diagnostic tools that can serve as early-warning systems, help sustain natural resources and lead to more efficient resource management was examined at Expo 2020 recent Dubai Space Business Forum. The forum, held as part of Expo’s Space Week, was attended by representatives of government bodies, the private sector, and scientific organisations. The topics covered at the […]...Read More

Firdaus Orchestra debut concert to close Expo 2020 Dubai’s Space

DUBAI: Firdaus Orchestra, the pioneering all-women musical ensemble led by Academy and Grammy Award-winning composer A.R. Rahman, will close Expo 2020 Dubai’s Space Week on October 23. The orchestra will render a stellar space-themed repertoire comprising Western classical music and an original composition by Rahman. The performance by the Firdaus Orchestra at Expo 2020’s Jubilee Park […]...Read More

Burjeel Hospitals offers a special discount to cricket fans!

ABU DHABI: Thousands of cricket fans attending ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 matches in Abu Dhabi can now get a required pre-match PCR test for half the current price at VPS Healthcare’s Burjeel Hospitals. Thanks to the partnership between Burjeel and Abu Dhabi Sports Council, each ticket holder to the 15 matches taking place […]...Read More

Queen Elizabeth declines the award titled Oldie of the Year

Britain’s 95-year-old Queen Elizabeth, who has reigned over her nation for almost seven decades, says she feels too young at heart to be awarded the title “Oldie of the Year.” Organisers of the annual tongue-in-cheek awards – whose previous recipients include Oscar-winning actors, Nobel laureates, and the queen’s own mother who died aged 101 in […]...Read More

Road trips without fuel stops soon to be a dream

Traveling along the highways of Europe, a campervan named “Stella Vita” has driven almost 2,000 kilometers without stopping for fuel or plugging in to charge. Described as a “self-sustaining house on wheels,” the campervan has solar panels fitted to its roof and is powered by the energy of the sun alone. It is completely equipped […]...Read More

The Sharjah International Book Fair 2021 to display over 15

SHARJAH: The Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) is set to showcase a staggering 15 million books from 1,576 publishing houses in its upcoming 40th edition. Among these books coming to the much-awaited global event, which will be held under the theme ‘There’s always a right book’ from November 3 – 13 at Expo Centre Sharjah, […]...Read More

Parking tickets to arrive via text messages!

ABU DHABI: The Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) will cancel Mawaqif’s paper violation notices and replace them with electronic fines, sent via SMS, starting October 24.  Inspectors will issue public parking tickets related to violations in the emirate and send them electronically instead, the ITC of the Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT) in Abu Dhabi. E-tickets will […]...Read More

Mobile mammogram clinics to add comfort for patients across the

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, has officially launched a new mobile mammogram clinic as part of SEHA’s Ambulatory Healthcare Services in partnership with EIN Healthcare and Siemens Healthineers. The clinic was officially opened in the presence of Ernst Peter Fischer, Ambassador of Germany to the United Arab […]...Read More

Scuba diver finds a lost piece of history!

A scuba diver has found a 900-year-old Crusader sword with a three-foot blade off the coast of Israel. The amateur diver spotted the sword and other ancient artifacts on the seabed off northern Israel, according to a statement from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) said recently. He was diving on October 9 when he spotted […]...Read More