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Shedding some light on the goal of space missions!

DUBAI: The Senior Director and Project Manager of Emirates Mars Mission, Omran Sharaf, is also the Director of the Programmes Management Department at the UAE Space Agency’s Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre gave some insights on space missions. Working with Emirates Mars Mission, how did you feel seeing the Hope Probe arrive at Mars earlier […]...Read More

A unique piece of history is on display at Expo

DUBAI: A rare copy of the Holy Quran translation, once owned by the third US President of Thomas Jefferson, is on display in the Unites States’ pavilion at the Dubai Expo 2020. Jefferson’s English translation of the Islamic holy book is one of the significant highlights of the Expo’s US Pavilion, themed “Life, Liberty and […]...Read More

Emirates Mars Mission initial data gives insights about Martian environment

DUBAI: The Emirates Mars Mission, the first interplanetary exploration undertaken by an Arab nation recently released unique new images of Mars that challenge the existing conceptions of how the planet’s atmospheric gases behave and interact. Taken by the Mars Hope probe’s EMUS instrument, the observations show dramatic variations in the concentrations of both atomic oxygen […]...Read More

Umer Sharif passes away: The stage laughs no more

Beloved Pakistani comedian, Umer Sharif, passed away today at 66, leaving the world stage in mourning. The comedian was diagnosed with multiple ailments including coronary conditions. He had been shifted to Germany as his health was deteriorating. As per reports, three days after his stay in Germany, Pakistan’s legendary comedian was expected to resume his […]...Read More

Landmarks turn yellow to mark Expo 2020 Dubai!

DUBAI: Several sites across the UAE, as well as the Nasdaq billboard in New York’s Times Square, will light up in yellow from this evening to celebrate the final three days until Expo 2020 Dubai’s spectacular Opening Ceremony on September 30. The illuminated buildings will include: Dubai Dubai Frame Burj Al Arab Ain Dubai Coca-Cola […]...Read More

Students to solve life problems with innovative robots!

ABU DHABI: Over 800 students from across the UAE’s education ecosystem of Private and Public schools, Charter Schools, and universities are gearing up to battle it out over three days in the UAE National World Robot Olympiad (WRO) 2021. The virtual competition will be held between October 1-3 and will challenge 308 teams on their […]...Read More

Students from UAE bag Gold and Silver in World School

The Indian Academy announced that three of its students represented in the International School Sport Federation (ISF) Under-15 World School Sports Games in Belgrade, Serbia winning Gold and Silver medal. ISF Under-15 World School Sport Games is a recognised multi-sport international tournament for teenagers, with 42 countries competing across 14 sports. The Indian Academy Student, […]...Read More

Madame Tussauds Dubai opening on October 14: First-ever in the

The first-ever Madame Tussauds is slated to open in Dubai within the popular island destination, Bluewaters. Located next to Ain Dubai, the world’s largest observation wheel, it will enhance the vibrant destination’s position as one of Dubai’s most attractive tourism destinations. The experience promises to leave tourists and residents feeling amazed, making unforgettable memories with […]...Read More

12th World Chambers Congress to be hosted in Dubai!

DUBAI: Dubai is attracting innovative and pioneering initiatives from chambers of commerce from around the world as it prepares to host the World Chambers Competition 2021, taking place during the 12th World Chambers Congress (12WCC) on 23-25 of November 2021. The competition recognises and celebrates the achievements of these chambers while bringing their stories to […]...Read More