Top Events in Dubai This Weekend


In Dubai this weekend expats are celebrating Diwali, the Indian festival of lights, on October 22, while others will mark the Islamic New Year. In addition, there are lots of other events in between – from concerts and stage shows, to sport matches and art exhibitions. To help your days off better, we’ve lined up […]

Diwali celebrations in Dubai

Diwali, the Indian Festival of Light, is a celebration of the triumph of light over darkness, good over evil. Each year depending on the the cycle of the moon, the date of Diwali falls in either in October or November. During Diwali people light small clay lamps filled with oil to welcome Lakshmi (the Goddess […]

Gold rallies again ahead of EU summit and Diwali

  Gold soared more than 3% on Tuesday and continues to climb in an electronic trading today, right now trading over $1720. Spot gold rose nearly 1 percent to its highest level in more than a month, as safe-haven demand returned on growing doubts over a resolution to the Euro zone debt crisis ahead of […]

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The Finance ministers of the Eurozone have recommended and agreed the next Tranche of 8 BLN Euros for Greece, subject to approval of the IMF. The summit of the Eurozone is expected to go into extra time until Wednesday, when they hope to finalize a common proposal. The European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) is the […]

Celebrate Diwali at Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa invites all food lovers to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, at the award winning Indian restaurant Mumtaz Mahal where a special set menu has been created so guests and residents can enjoy and indulge in mouthwatering Indian specialities. Chef Glen who is known for creating authentic and delectable Indian […]

Emirates offers Diwali special fares to India

Emirates has announced special fares to India celebrating Diwali, the festival of lights. The special fares are valid for Economy Class and Business Class return tickets to all Emirates destinations within India. Fares are valid for outbound travel on or before the 20th October 2011. Fares start from AED 1,240 to Chennai return in Economy […]

Mauritius Welcomes Eid Al Adha

The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority and all of the Mauritian people would like to wish you a blessed Eid Al Adha, and invite you and your families to celebrate the festivities of Eid on the Island. Mauritius is proud of its multi-cultural and multi-religious population who live together in peace and harmony celebrating all religions, […]

Go copper this Diwali

The festive season normally prompts the resurgence of the traditional look. However, with fashion getting bolder and brighter the look this season will be funkier, more feminine and exuding a greater degree of sensuality, says designer Babita Malkani, who recently launched her Metallurgy collection and stirred fashion rage in all over from Mumbai to Dubai […]

Manju Jalota to exhibit fashion collection for Diwali and Eid

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Corp Executive Hotel Apartments – Al Barsha will play host to a beautiful exhibition of hand-embroidered material, dresses (kurtis and salwar kameez) and sarees designed by well-known fashion designer Manju Jalota from October 30 to November 1. On sale will be a range of exquisite haute couture creations as well as a gorgeous pret a […]