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Huda and Mona Kattan wax statues on display at Madame Tussauds Dubai

Dubai: Madame Tussauds Dubai has revealed that wax figures of Huda Kattan and Mona Kattan are the latest figures to join a growing pool of hand-picked, exclusive-to-the-region Middle Eastern stars at the world-renowned attraction on Bluewaters. In the 11 months since opening, Madame Tussauds Dubai has firmly established itself as a must-visit destination, consistently wowing […]...Read More

Pink Caravan rallies nationwide ahead of Breast Cancer Month

SHARJAH: The UAE-based Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP)’s Pink Caravan initiative is calling on public and private sector organisations to come together and get behind the targeted efforts and community-wide activations they are planning to roll out in observance of the international Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer became the most common cancer globally as […]...Read More

Indian Cabinet approves deal with UAE on education

New Delhi: India’s Cabinet approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UAE on cooperation in the field of education. “The objective of the MoU is to further strengthen ongoing educational collaboration between India and UAE and to widen the scope of those engagements,” the government’s Press Information Bureau (PIB) explained. “The […]...Read More

Al-Futtaim Group pledges AED 1 million to Pakistan

Dubai: In response to the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Pakistan and in line with the United Nations 2022 Pakistan Floods appeal, Al-Futtaim Group announced the provision of AED 1 million in aid to help those affected by the devastating floods in Pakistan. The aid will be in the form of direct food support, medicine, and […]...Read More

10 Emirati women conquer Africa’s Mount Kilimanjaro

Dodoma: Ten Emirati women have completed the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, located in northeastern Tanzania, with a height of 5,895 metres above sea level, as part of a trip organised by Majalis Abu Dhabi. Upon their arrival at the peak, the women hoisted the UAE flag, after a challenging […]...Read More

Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power trailer reveals plot

Dubai: The final trailer for Prime Video’s The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power was released recently, the new two-minute-and-36-second trailer highlights the epic expanse of Middle-earth in its Second Age, and reveals how Tolkien’s legendary and beloved characters will come together against all odds and across great distances to guard against the feared reemergence […]...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