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IFHC ramps up sustainability efforts in protecting Arab heritage at ADIHEX 2022

Abu Dhabi: The International Fund for Houbara Conservation (IFHC), the global leader in pre-emptive species conservation, will take part in the 19th edition of Abu Dhabi International Hunting & Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX). Taking place from September 26 until October 2 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), the event will serve as a platform for […]...Read More

Suhail star spotted in UAE skies, marks the end of the summer. Learn about the significance behind Suhail star

SHARJAH: The Emirates Astronomy Society reported the sighting of the much-anticipated Suhail star at dawn on Wednesday, marking an end to the sweltering summer heat. The sighting comes as a relief to many as the mercury hit 50 Celsius multiple times this summer. The Suhail star (or the Canopus) is the most-anticipated star in the […]...Read More

Sharjah to ban single-use plastic bags from January 1, 2024

Sharjah: In continuation of the efforts of the environmentally friendly emirate and its supportive plans of conservation, Sharjah has banned single-use plastic bags and materials in the Emirate of Sharjah as of January 1, 2024. The decision to ban was taken during a meeting of the Sharjah Executive Council (SEC) at the Sharjah Ruler’s office […]...Read More

Dubai’s heritage featured at the 2022 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Dubai: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) participated in the 2022 Smithsonian Folklife Festival that was held at the National Mall in Washington under the theme ‘United Arab Emirates: Living Landscape | Living Memory.’ The Authority took visitors on an innovative journey to explore the emirate’s heritage, traditions and history. This festival is one […]...Read More

Shahid Kapoor to perform at IIFA Awards 2022

DUBAI: Actor Shahid Kapoor is set to perform at the upcoming 22nd edition of the IIFA Weekend and Awards the three-day extravaganza, which was earlier scheduled to be held in May, will kick off on June 2 at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. The Jersey actor said the annual gala holds a special place in his […]...Read More

Have a cup of coffee with a Porsche car

DUBAI: DRVN Coffee, Dubai’s well-known automotive-themed café located on Bluewaters Island, has strengthened its partnership with Porsche by intensifying its collaboration and officially rebranding it “DRVN by Porsche”. The brand’s regional office, Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE as well as the official Porsche importer in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, Al Nabooda Automobiles, recently […]...Read More