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Dubai Culture hosts over 70 youngsters at fine arts workshops

The inaugural series of fine arts workshops organised by the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts,...

Plan Perfect Weekend in Dubai with Our Events List

With so many exciting events happening in Dubai right now, the weekend promises plenty of entertainment and thrilling experiences to residents. Whether you are...

Bollywood stars during Dubai International Film Festival

UAE residents and visitors will have the opportunity to meet and greet their favourite film stars from dedicated fan enclosures at the red carpet of the eighth Dubai International Film Festival.

Sharjah Museums Department to host ‘Be An Archaeologist’ on Dec. 19

Highlights culture of Mleiha, one of the most important archeological sites Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) is organizing a ‘Be An Archaeologist’ educational programme and...

First Day of Ramadan, Eid Al Fitr Announced

The first day of Ramadan for the Hijri year 1436 is likely to fall on Thursday, June 18, 2015, according to astronomical calculations of...

Harry Potter Returns But as an Adult

J.K. Rowling published a surprise short story dedicated not to anyone else, but to Harry Potter himself. The story focuses on the adult lives...

Easter and History behind Easter Traditions

For a large part of the world Easter is among the most important holidays of the year. We usually associate it with the Easter...

Unique exhibits collected for the first UAE oil and gas museum

Artefacts and memorabilia being collected for the UAE’s first Oil and Gas museum at ADIPEC The museum will be unveiled during the 15th edition of...

Ramadan Tidbits

The Holy Month of Ramadan is marked not only in the Middle East, but all over the world. It is an event of a...

“Intellectual Property Rights” in focus during Sharjah International Book Fair

Sharjah International Book Fair 2011 granted a special spotlight in its agenda for raising public awareness on the importance of Intellectual Property Rights

Kinokuniya: World of Books

Covering 68,000 square feet, Kinokuniya Book World is the largest book store in the region, occupying almost an entire corner of the second floor...

8th Dubai International Film Festival unveils 171 films from 56 nations

The8th Dubai International Film Festival unveiled line-up of 171 films from 56 nations, alongside a phalanx of A-list global talent, high-octane free events

Flagship sponsors renew support to seventh edition of DIFF

The four flagship sponsors of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) have renewed their support for the seventh edition of the leading film festival...

Curtains go up on Gulf Film Festival today with a vivid...

Celebrities from the region to walk the red carpet at opening ceremony Emirati film ‘City of Life’ to open the festival The third edition of...

Dubai Public Library launches Summer initiative with over 130 educational activities

The Dubai Public Library, under the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated Authority for heritage, culture and the arts, has...

Emirates helps kick off conversations at Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

Airline brings in 175 authors from over 30 countries to debate, discuss and engage audiences Emirates’ commitment to supporting initiatives across the culture and arts...

Quincy Jones Arabic re-adaptation of “Tomorrow – Bokra” to premiere in...

World premiere of the charity single and music video ‘Tomorrow-Bokra’ will be held in Dubai at an exclusive event next week.

Eid Al Adha – Origin and Traditions

Eid Al Adha, which is also known as Feast of the Sacrifice or Greater Eid, is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims around...