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The Muppets red carpet gala to headline DIFF’s Cinema for Children

The first big-screen adventure of the Muppets in 12 years will be the red carpet gala for the eighth Dubai International Film Festival’s Cinema for Children programme

South Asian Ambassadors open ADU’s Desi Cultural Week

As part of the Abu Dhabi University’s (ADU) continuing series of cultural weeks, the ADU Desi Club celebrated the ‘Desi Cultural Week’ from 3rd...

Brand Dubai Announces Dubai Canvas Festival 2016

Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office, has announced that the second edition of the Dubai Canvas Festival will...

World premieres to kick start 5th Gulf Film Festival

9 films make to the final selection for the festival’s prestigious competition The final short-list of nine feature films and documentaries vying for the Official...

Shows and Events This Weekend in Dubai

This weekend in Dubai, as every other weekend, there are many events and entertainment shows. But let’s face it – a lot of people...

Iraqi filmmaker blurs the boundaries of real and reel with compelling...

Iraqi filmmaker Mohammed Al Daradji brought a compelling new cinema experience to Dubai with the World Premiere of his Iraq: War, Love,...

Sharjah – A World Book Capital 2019, UNESCO

Signalling a ground-breaking achievement for the UAE and the Arab world, Sharjah has been crowned with the prestigious ‘World Book Capital’ title for 2019...

The Oscar Nominations 2016 Are Out

The 88th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will...

When is Father’s Day 2015

When is Father’s Day celebrated in the UK? Why does the apostrophe go there? Here is everything you wanted to know about the most...

Art Dubai announces programme for The Global Art Forum

Art Dubai announced today the full March 2016 programme and list of contributors for the tenth edition of the Global Art Forum – the...

“How to Welcome Ramadan?”

Sharjah Museums Departments (SMD) organized a lecture entitled “How to Welcome Ramadan?” at Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization. The lecture was given by Abdullah...

This Weekend in Dubai Hottest Events

Apart from the ongoing Global Village event and Dubai Shopping Festival, this weekend in Dubai will offer a number of amazing entertainment opportunities for...

Dubai International Film Festival’s Muhr Arab Shorts competition shortlists 15 compelling,...

Fifteen short films from the Arab world on subjects ranging from rebellion to abortion have been shortlisted for the Muhr Arab Shorts competition at...

ProArt Gallery Opens it’s Doors to Dubai & GCC Collectors

At a time where Art, Culture and Heritage has become more and more vibrant in Dubai and the GCC region; ProArt Gallery...

Sharjah’s Museums

The cultural capital of the UAE No trip to Sharjah is complete without exploring its many fascinating and interactive museums. Whatever the age or...

Ramadan Forum launches Arabic and English electronic website

As part of the supervision committee overseeing the 9th Ramadan Forum being organized by the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing "DTCM" under...

Filmmakers, industry veterans to judge flagship Muhr competition

Oscar-celebrated director Peter Weir to lead distinguished Muhr Arab Features jury at 8th Dubai International Film Festival

What to do this weekend in Dubai?

Do you have any plans for the weekend? You will probably sleep it over which can be pleasant indeed, but it’s neither too healthy,...