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    Ajman Tourism Announces Run Ajman Race at Al Safia Park on 20 April

    Ajman, UAE – 19 April 2024: The Ajman Department of Tourism Development (ADTD) is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated return of the Run Ajman Race, set to take place at Al Safia Park on Saturday, April 20th, starting at 3 PM. Organized in collaboration with Endurance Sports, this event promises to be the biggest running spectacle in Ajman, featuring a range of distances and categories to cater to participants of all ages and abilities. The event will showcase a variety of race distances, including 2.5K, 5K, and 10K, as well as a special 1K fun run for kids. The race will be held on the cycling and running track in the Al-Safia area. His Excellency Mahmood Khaleel Alhashmi, Director General of the Ajman Department of Tourism Development highlighted the importance of the 2024 Ajman Running Race. He emphasized its more

    Superstar Slovenian Tadej Pogaĉar on the hunt for further Monument glory

    Pogacar returns fresh from his dominant stage victory in Catalunya. The No.1 team in the world looking to close out the Spring Classics in style UAE Team Emirates heads into the famous Liege-Bastogne-Liege hungry for more monument success. Talisman Tadej Pogaĉar returns to lead the team on the back of a successful start to the 2024 season for the Slovenian, with the team aiming to round off their impressive 2024 spring classics campaign with a big win in Belgium. Known as 'La Doyenne', the hills of Belgium will provide the toughest of tests for those brave enough to risk defeat in the quest for victory. Liege-Bastogne-Liege, the oldest monument on the calendar is known for its brutal hills and drama filled races. It's a challenge that Pogaĉar will relish, with podium success in 2020 and then going one more

    Dubai sports council issued a medal to appreciate the first line of defence heroes

    DUBAI: In an outpouring gesture of gratitude, the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) will honour the hard, unrelenting work of the ‘first line of defence’ in the UAE. The Dubai Sports Council has issued a special commemorative medal to recognize the special efforts put in by common people from public and private institutions and departments, including the Police, Emergency, Road and Transport Authority, Municipality, Civil Defence, Health, Ambulance Services, Airport authorities and everyone who toiled day and night to ensure the safety of the community at large during the unusual weather earlier this week. The first line of defence have all united under one common focus of humanity and continued to strive under extreme pressure to put back Dubai as one of the top cities in the world. The Dubai Sports Council wants to more

    The Inaugural FAB Cycling Festival Pedals its Way to Abu Dhabi

    Three-day festival set to take place at iconic health and wellness destination Al Hudayriyat Island from 26 to 28 April 2024 The jam-packed event schedule caters to the entire community — from those who have never cycled before up to seasoned professionals ​Abu Dhabi, 18 April 2024: Strap on your helmets for a fun-filled weekend as the inaugural FAB Cycling Festival gears up to take place from 26 to 28 April on Al Hudayriyat Island in Abu Dhabi. This groundbreaking event promises a three-day celebration of all things cycling, with a packed schedule of events, displays, demonstrations, rides, and races catering to cyclists of all ages and skill levels. The brainchild of cycling enthusiasts and community advocates, the FAB Cycling Festival is poised to make its mark as the go-to event for cycling aficionados and more

    Saudi film 'Norah' Nominated for Cannes Film Festival 2024

    Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 17 April 2024 - The Cannes Film Festival announced that the Saudi film "Norah," supported by the Saudi Film Commission through its 'Daou' initiative, has been selected as part of the festival's Official Selection in the 'Un Certain Regard' section. The festival will take place in Cannes, France, from May 14 to 25. Written and directed by Tawfiq Al-Zaidi, the feature film "Norah" clinched the top prize of a funding award from the Saudi Film Commission's Daou Film Competition, an initiative launched by the Kingdom's Ministry of Culture in September 2019 to bolster Saudi film production and nurture the next generation of filmmakers. The film also garnered support from the Quality of Life program, one of the Kingdom's Vision 2023 initiatives, Film AlUla, more

    Khabib's Official Training Gloves Will Be Sold at Tooba Charity Auction in Dubai

    The charity auction will take place both online and offline at the Invest World Expo Dubai gala dinner on the 23rd of April  (Dubai, UAE — April 17, 2024) —  Tooba, the charitable platform dedicated to facilitating global giving in a quick, simple and secure manner, will mark its inaugural presence at the Invest World Expo Dubai 2024 to channel resources towards meaningful causes. The charity auction is taking place online on Tooba's instagram account and offline at the gala dinner of the event on the 23rd of April, at the Atlantis The Royal, Dubai. Participants are encouraged to make donations towards various causes, with the individual making the largest contribution earning a chance to win a special gifts by Tooba ambassadors: Official Khabib's training gloves Official Islam Makhachev's more

    Four Seasons Resort and Residences at The Pearl-Qatar Collaborates with Renowned Artist Clym Evernden

    he newly opened Resort has commissioned a series of illustrations and animated videos by the talented artist to celebrate its launch and create a visual story portraying its vibrant energy and unique living experience. Clym will also host a master class at the property, aiming to share his knowledge and unique perspective on Qatar with other local artists.  April 17th, 2024, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Four Seasons Resort and Residences at The Pearl-Qatar, a glamorous beachfront oasis located at the Pearl-Qatar, has partnered with the world-famous artist Clym Evernden. Marking his debut in the Middle East, Clym has created an array of captivating illustrations and animations that capture the unique charm of the property. By collaborating with Clym, the property aimed to create a captivating visual story that depicts more

    Dubai draws the Curtain on the 5th Edition of the "Labor Sports Tournament"

    40 Thousand Male & Female Laborers from 275 Companies participate in the Various Competitions of the Tournament Dubai Sports Council (DSC) appreciated the remarkable efforts, exerted by the participants in the various competitions of the 5th edition of the "Labor Sports Tournament", the biggest of its kind which is organized by the Council annually in collaboration with the Permanent Committee of Labor Affairs in Dubai, under title "Their Happiness is Our Goal". The 5th edition of the Tournament was held at various pitches in Dubai with participation of 40 thousand male & female laborers from 275 companies who competed in 11 sports competitions; these were: basketball, football, road race, arm wrestling, badminton, volleyball, swimming, tug of war, yoga, cricket & kabaddi. This edition of the more

    Swim for Clean SEAS Is Back

    -      The annual environmental swim event returns on April 21, 2024, at Saadiyat Beach -      First ever School Swim Ambassadors presentation -      Swim for a cause, from 200 metres to 3,200 metres – for fun or competition -      The event will be held in collaboration with The Yas SeaWorld Research & Rescue Center -      Every participant receives a sustainable gift bag Launched in 2018 by sibling keen and sea loving open-water swimmers and Felicia and Almer Agmyren, Swim for Clean Seas returns to the capital this year with a bigger programme than ever before, all designed to encourage awareness of ocean pollution. By engaging the community in fun, interactive activities and encouraging them to take a swim in the gorgeous blue waters more

    Formula E and FIA to unveil new gen3 evo race car at upcoming monaco E-prix

    Latest GEN3 Evo car to be unveiled on 25th April in the build-up to Round 8 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in Monaco Cutting edge performance upgrades integrated into the world’s first race car designed for street racing for faster, more dramatic, wheel to wheel action London, Dubai and Riyadh, 17th April 2024: Formula E and the FIA have today announced that they will unveil the highly-anticipated GEN3 Evo race car on Thursday 25th April in the build-up to the 2024 Monaco E-Prix. As an evolution of the current GEN3 race car – the world’s fastest, lightest, most powerful and efficient electric race car ever made – the all-electric championship is set to raise the bar even higher with this latest iteration that will be pushed to the limit by the series’ world-class drivers across more

    Mohammed Bin Rashid Library and Cineolio Organise Film Night on April 19

    Dubai, UAE, 16 April 2024: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Library is set to organise another film night, in cooperation with Cineolio, on Friday, April 19, in the theatre, at 7 PM. The screening will feature a collection of short films that embody diverse cultures and reflect different visions from around the world. The event comes in line with the library’s role as a pioneering cultural hub that seeks to enrich the cultural, intellectual, and creative life in society. Four films will be screened during this event. These films are: The Coin, directed by Siqi Song, Dear Masr, directed by Racha Najdi, Requiem for Romance, directed by Jonathan Ng, and Sabeel, directed by Khalid Al Mahmood. In The Coin, a young woman loses a jar on her journey to a new country, which contains the lucky coins she has been collecting growing up. Her more

    South Indian Cinema Megastars Rana Daggubati, Rockstar DSP Akul Balaji, Vijay Raghavendra, Rakul Preet Singh, Sreeleela And Many More Are All Set To Make High Octane Global Waves A

    IT’S LIVE!  Grab your IIFA Utsavam 2024 tickets now! Abu Dhabi, Yas Island: 15th April 2024: Under the honourable patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan (Minister of Tolerance & Coexistence), IIFA Utsavam 2024 promises to be an extraordinary two-day event, brimming with excitement, talent, and cultural richness. The highly-anticipated IIFA Utsavam 2024 is being held in partnership with Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, and Miral, the leading creator of immersive destinations and experiences in Abu Dhabi. Witness an unparalleled celebration this 6th and 7th of September 2024 at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi as IIFA more

    Victory for Pascal Wehrlein after last Lap Heartbreak for Rowland

    Pascal Wehrlein clinches victory in Round 7 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship at the Misano E-Prix. Wehrlein's sixth Formula E career win follows Oliver Rowland's last-lap energy management issue, securing a triumphant comeback for TAG Heuer Porsche. Reigning champion Jake Dennis claims second place for Andretti Formula E Team, while Nick Cassidy of Jaguar TCS Racing secures third. Wehrlein's victory ties him with Dennis at the top of the Drivers' standings, with Jaguar TCS Racing leading the Teams' table. ​Misano, Dubai, Riyadh, 15th April 2024: In another dramatic turn of events at the Misano E-Prix, Pascal Wehrlein of the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team emerged triumphant after an intense battle for Round 7 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship on Sunday night. Wehrlein's more

    Abu Dhabi Art's Beyond Emerging Artists to exhibit in Venice from 16 April during Biennale Arte 2024

    Abu Dhabi Art has announced that the three Beyond Emerging Artists commissioned for last year's edition will now be exhibiting in Venice from 16 April-15 May 2024 This will mark the programme's fourth international presentation of works for Beyond Emerging Artists, and the second iteration of the programme in Venice​ Abu Dhabi, UAE – 15 April 2024: Abu Dhabi Art has announced that the programme's Beyond Emerging Artists will be shown during this year's Venice Biennale.  The artists, Almaha Jaralla, Samo Shalaby, and Latifa Saeed, will exhibit their work at Marignana Arte gallery in Venice from 16 April – 15 May, coinciding with the opening of the 60th edition of the Biennale, which holds the theme of 'Foreigners Everywhere' this year. Participating artist Samo Shalaby more

    Mansour bin Mohammed congratulates Hamdan bin Mohammed on the Qatar-UAE Super Shield crown

    *This title confirms the cohesion between the two brotherly nations and this honour is a new achievement for the youth of Shabab Al Ahli DUBAI: His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, extended his warmest congratulations and blessings to His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, and President of Shabab Al Ahli Club, on the occasion of the senior football team’s victory in the inaugural edition of the Qatar-UAE Super Sheild. Shabab Al Ahli rode on a third minute stoppage time winner from Igor Jesus to fight back and win 2-1 against Qatar’s Al Duhail at a packed Rashid Stadium in Dubai, late on Saturday. Al Duhail had initially taken the lead through a fantastic strike from more

    Mattar Al Tayer congratulates Shabab Al Ahli Club on winning the Qatar-UAE Super Shield football title

    DUBAI: His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, has extended his warmest congratulations and wishes to His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, and President of Shabab Al Ahli Club, on the occasion of the senior football team clinching the first-ever Qatar-UAE Super Shield. He also congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Shabab Al Ahli Club, His Excellency Khalifa Saeed Suleiman, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, and members of the Board of Directors of one of the oldest clubs in the region after they had secured a comeback 2-1 win against Qatar League Champions Al Duhail at the Rashid Stadium here, late on more

    Kylian mbappé launches the big bang e uefa euro 2024tm official watch in Geneva.

    Geneva – April 11th 2024 UEFA EURO 2024TM, the final phase of the UEFA European Football Championship, will take place this summer in Germany. Ahead of this festival of European football, Hublot and Kylian Mbappé, the brand's ambassador, are starting the countdown together! The Big Bang e Gen 3 was unveiled for the first time in 2022 to coincide with the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. In 2024, Hublot is continuing to express its passion for football by releasing this Big Bang e Gen 3 dedicated to the UEFA EURO 2024TM. The Big Bang e Gen 3 UEFA EURO 2024TM is the official watch of the UEFA EURO2024TM tournament that will be held in Germany from June 14th until July 14th, 2024. more

    Hirschi climbs podium at Amstel Gold Race

    Attacking Swiss puncheur 2nd to Pidcock Marc Hirschi took his best result in a major classic in several years with 2nd place at the Amstel Gold Race in Holland today. The Swiss sensation was aggressive in the closing kilometres, forcing ahead with a twelve-man move that took shape over the top of the Eyserbosweg with 35km remaining, and then pushing on again to press clear of all but three of his breakaway companions over the penultimate climb of the Geulhemmerberg. The 25 year old arrived in a group of four which held a narrow gap on the chasers. The dash to the line would see Tom Pidcock (Ineos Grenadiers) come out on top with Hirschi half a wheel behind. Tiesj Benoot (Visma LAB) rounded out the podium. Hirschi: "I'm super happy to be back at the front of the big races. I felt really good all day and was in the more

    Oliver rowland wins misano e-prix opener after antonio felix da costa disqualification

    Misano, Riyadh, Dubai, 14th April 2024:  Oliver Rowland of Nissan Formula E Team clinched victory at the Misano E-Prix Round 6 on Saturday night after race winner António Félix da Costa of TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team, was disqualified for a technical breach following FIA investigation. An FIA technical report revealed there was a breach on da Costa's Porsche 99X Electric GEN3 resulting in his disqualification from the inaugural Misano E-Prix. With a da Costa disqualification, Oliver Rowland inherits the top spot, marking both the British driver and the team's first win in Formula E since the Berlin E-Prix in 2020. Starting from the 13th position on the grid, da Costa had executed a flawless race strategy, timing his surge precisely to overtake the competition with three laps remaining. Despite fierce challenges from his more

    Mitch Evans Looks For Another Italian Triumph As Formula E Descends On Rimini Debut - Where To Watch The 2024 Misano E-Prix

    The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship Season 10 progresses with Rounds 6 & 7 at the Misano World Circuit in Italy The Misano E-Prix double-header marks the championship’s first visit to the prestigious circuit known for intense two-wheel action, and the series’ seventh meet in the country The next instalment of the Season 10 calendar promises an unpredictable and action-packed weekend following a season start of intense competition, featuring five different race winners, from five different teams, in just five races MISANO, Italy, Dubai and Riyadh, 11th April 2024:  It’s race week once again for the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, as the championship’s 22 drivers descend on another brand-new location for Rounds 6 & 7 of Season 10, the Misano E-Prix, on 13-14 April. After a thrilling more

    Sivakov takes final stage of Giro D'Abruzzo

    Frenchman takes first triumph in UAE colours Pavel Sivakov took his first win for UAE Team Emirates in a three rider sprint on stage 4 of the Giro D’Abruzzo in Italy today. The Frenchman escaped in a strong group with George Bennett (Israel Premier Tech) and race leader Alexey Lutsenko (Astana) with under 50km to go, as he tried to attack the blue jersey to nab the overall also. Lutsenko would prove unshakable and responded to each attack, sealing the overall victory in L’Aquila. Sivakov would take the win in the stage in the dash for the line and take 2nd overall. The win marks the 23rd victory for UAE Team Emirates this season and the second in this race, with Jan Christen taking his first professional win. Sivakov: “The plan was to make it hard for Astana on the run-in and we managed to isolate more

    Abt Joins Forces With Lola And Yamaha For Formula E's Ground-Breaking Gen3 Evo Era

    ABT announces partnership with Lola Cars and Yamaha Motor, starting in Season 11 for the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship GEN3 EVO era This announcement follows Lola Cars and Yamaha Motor revealing their collaboration to develop a formidable powertrain for Formula E competition as Lola Cars makes an exciting return to global motorsport Preparations are already underway for the launch, including software refinement, hardware testing, and an ambitious on-track shakedown scheduled for June London, Dubai, Riyadh, 12th April 2024: The excitement of Formula E’s GEN3 EVO era has officially ignited, after ABT today confirmed their entry with newly registered powertrain manufacturer Lola Cars, which is currently being developed together with the Yamaha Motor Company in a technical partnership. After a brief hiatus, ABT more

    Jan Christen takes first professional victory at Abruzzo

    19 year old seals stage and overall lead Jan Christen took a thrilling first professional victory and moved into the leader’s jersey on stage 2 of the Giro d’Abruzzo after a daring attack with 6km to go. The Swiss teen was aggressive on the run-in and the elastic finally snapped in closing kilometres between PratolaAlanno and Magliano de’ Marsi (162km). The first year professional savoured the victory though acknowledged afterwards he would be focussing on team duties for the remainder of the week with team leader Adam Yates. Christen: “It was my goal to win a pro race and I’m delighted I did today, before I turn 20. We had a good plan with the team, and everything went quite well. We set up a good pace from the bottom of the last climb. Then it was my turn to attack, but Lutsenko rode more

    Politt rounds off cobbles campaign with top-5 in Paris-Roubaix

    Attacking display from German at 'Hell of the North' UAE Team Emirates finished off the cobbled classics campaign on a high note with Nils Politt taking 4th place at Paris-Roubaix in France today. After the exhibition performance from Mathieu Van Der Poel (Alpecin Deceuninck) who won by three minutes in the Velodrome of Roubaix, it was Politt who arrived next in a select group containing Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin Deceuninck) and Mads Pedersen (Lidl Trek) who took the podium spots in the three-way sprint. Politt had been present at the front all-day alongside Tim Wellens who made a strong debut at the ‘Hell of the North’. The German went clear in the lead alongside Stefan Kung (Groupama FDJ) and Gianni Vermeersch (Alpecin Deceuninck) with -80km but were hauled back shortly before Van Der Poel made his winning more

    Norwich City, Newcastle United and Melbourne City triumph in 2024 Mina Cup

    Local clubs Forza FC and Barcelona Academy Dubai also land with U15 and U16 silverware England legend and Tournament Ambassador Terry Sheringham presents winners with trophies   DUBAI: Visiting Norwich City FC, Newcastle United FC and Melbourne City FC were joined by local outfits Forza FC and Barca Academy Dubai in clinching top honours at the end of the 2024 Mina Cup that was held at the Jebel Ali Golf and Shooting Club and Resort. Norwich City FC triumphed in the U12s with a 2-0 win against local side Fursan Hispania, Newcastle United FC clinched the U13s title with a 5-4 penalty shootout win against Chicago Fire, while Melbourne City FC will travel back to Australia with the U14s trophy following their 2-1 win against Atlas FC. The U15s trophy went to Forza FC following a hard-fought 2-1 win against more

    Ayuso takes Itzulia title after tactical show from UAE Team Emirates

    Spaniard takes biggest career victory to date Juan Ayuso took the biggest victory of his young career claiming the overall title at the Itzulia Basque Country today. The Emirati team played their cards to perfection on the 137km hilly circuit starting and finishing in Eibar, which left Ayuso in a good position to capitalise in the closing kilometres and net the teams 21st victory of the season. The afternoon started on a positive note with the confirmation that Jay Vine would not require surgery following his brutal crash on stage 4 which left many of the pre-race favourites injured and out of the race. Dr. Adrian Rotunno (Medical Director): "After examining MRI and final clinical assessment, thankfully no surgery will be necessary for Jay. The fractures are stable enough not to warrant surgical correction. Jay will remain in more

    Fia Member Clubs & Sport Federations Of America Express Full Support To Fia President Mohammed Ben Sulayem

    34 Heads of FIA Member Clubs and Sport Federations of America Sign Letter in Solidarity with Ben Sulayem FIA Ethics Committee publishes unanimous report absolving Ben Sulayem of unfounded accusations Friday, April 5, 2024: The President of the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) Mohammed Ben Sulayem has received an official letter by 34 heads of FIA Member Clubs and Sport Federations of America, expressing their full support following accusations of him interfering with proceedings related to Saudi Arabian Grand Prix and the Las Vegas Grand Prix last year. After a thorough internal investigation led by external and independent members and a series of interviews with over ten witnesses, the FIA Ethics Committee had published a report absolving Ben Sulayem of any wrongdoings and accusations, stating: more

    Formula E to Use Latest Sustainable Tech to Power its Events Worldwide

    Renewable energy to power the series via biofuel generators, solar arrays and high efficiency batteries Improved battery efficiency charges four cars simultaneously Multi-year deal with leading global energy solutions provider Aggreko London, Dubai, Riyadh, 5th April 2024: Formula E has today announced a multi-year deal with leading global energy solutions provider Aggreko to provide the latest sustainable technology to its events globally, contributing to help the series achieve its emissions reductions target (validated by the Science Based Target initiative) of 45% across Scopes 1, 2 and 3 by 2030 from a Season 5 (2019) baseline.   As an Official Provider for Formula E – the world’s first net zero carbon sport in line with the 2020 definitions - Aggreko will ensure events are powered via renewable more

    Mattar Al Tayer issues decisions to form committees for the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Sports Creativity Award

    Dr. Khalifa Al Shaali will head the Technical Committee Jury Committee to he headed by Mustafa Baraf of Algeria Dr Moaza Saeed Al Marri to head the Communications and Marketing Committee DUBAI: His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award, has issued a vital decision regarding the formation of committees prior to the 13th session of the annual Award. One of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, the Award was launched in 2009 in an attempt to honour individual sporting brilliance, teams and organisations who have made significant sporting contributions in the UAE, and on the global stage. The Award – with more than AED 7.5 million on offer in all category winners more

    Tokyo E-prix Winner Max Gunther Eager to Challenge for Formula E Title

    Dubai and Riyadh, 4th April 2024: Formula E driver Maximilian Gunther is determined to challenge for this season’s Formula E world championship title after emerging victorious in the inaugural Tokyo E-Prix. The Maserati MSG Racing driver crossed the chequered flag first after a strategic move to the front of the grid on Lap 24. The victory was the team’s first since the Jakarta in Season 9 and his fifth career win in the series. The result sees the 26-year-old German move up to fifth in the driver standings 15 points behind the leader and Gunther believes there is no reason why he should not contend for the title. He said: “Yes, the start to the season has been good. It was a brilliant weekend in Tokyo and since Sao Paulo we showed really good pace in all sessions. I feel great in the car and it's more

    Dubai Sports Council thanks partners and sponsors of 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

    2024 event drew the largest participation of athletes from far and wide A total of 51,000 male and female athletes have so far taken part in 88 different competitions since event commenced 11 years back Volleyball expert Al Fardan hails growth and evolution of NAS competition ​DUBAI: The Dubai Sports Council extended its thanks and appreciation to the national bodies, institutions and companies sponsoring and backing the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament, which was organized under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, from March 11-31. His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of the Dubai Sports Council and Chairman of the Supreme Organizing Committee of the tournament, said: “We were keen to extend our more

    Calling all super fans! The PJ Masks are coming to town this Eid! Join them at Doha Festival City in Qatar from 10 to 20 April, 2024

    Doha, Qatar (3 April 2024): Come show off your hero moves and join the PJ Masks at Doha Festival City from 10 to 20 April 2024! Families are invited to watch the mini stage show, enjoy the activities in the Superpower Academy and have their photo taken with the superhero trio! The interactive mini show is full of singing and dancing with kids’ participation in a Hero Training Session with the PJ MASKS characters. Young ones will learn what it takes to be a hero, how to be brave, learn the coolest hero moves, and so much more!    Additionally, three distinguished retailers—FNAC, Toys R Us, and Kiddy Zones—will showcase their unique PJ Masks and Hasbro branded merchandise at the Merchandising booth, offering fans a chance to take home a piece of the adventure. *This spend offer is being provided by Doha more

    Abu Dhabi Welcomes West End Brilliance: Life of Pi in November

    Winner of three Tony Awards and five Olivier Awards including Best New Play is set to captivate audiences at Etihad Arena from November 15-17, 2024. Tickets are available at and Abu Dhabi, UAE, April 3, 2024 – Life of Pi is set to dazzle UAE audiences at Etihad Arena, Yas Island for a strictly limited season from 15-17 November 2024. Proactiv Entertainment has partnered up with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, and Miral, the leading creator of immersive destinations and experiences in Abu Dhabi to bring to the UAE’s capital Life of Pi from the West End by Simon Friend Entertainment – the very first international play to ever come to Abu Dhabi. Based on the novel that sold more than 15 million copies and became a worldwide phenomenon, Life of Pi is an more

    Yas Island, Abu Dhabi Plays Host To Iifa Utsavam 2024: A Multifaceted South Indian Cinematic Extravaganza!

    UNDER THE HONOURABLE PATRONAGE OF HIS EXCELLENCY SHEIKH NAHAYAN MABARAK AL NAHYAN (MINISTER OF TOLERANCE & COEXISTENCE) IIFA IS BACK The Grand Celebration Of South Indian Cinema Takes Center Stage In The Captivating Setting Of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi This 6th And 7th Of September 2024 Tickets going LIVE on Monday 15th April 2024! Abu Dhabi, Yas Island: 2nd April 2024: Poised to showcase the immense talent and diversity of South Indian cinema, IIFA Utsavam is set to embark on its global tour, starting off in the remarkable city of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, this September 2024.  Under the honourable patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan (Minister of Tolerance & Coexistence), IIFA Utsavam is all set to bring across the multifaceted South Indian cinematic powerhouses during a spectacular two-day more

    Vine goes close in lightning Itzulia TT opener

    Australian 2nd to Roglic, Gal Glivar wins Giro Del Belvedere​ UAE Team Emirates got off to a flying start on day 1 of the Itzulia Basque Country, placing three riders in the top-11 of the time trial, with Jay Vine the best-placed in second place at just 7’’ from the winner Primoz Roglic (Bora Hansgrohe). Roglic clocked the fastest time of 12’34’’ and becomes the first leader of the race with Vine pushing a blistering pace of 47.3kmph on the undulating course starting and finishing in Irún (10km) . Vine: “I’m really happy with the ride, it was a late addition to my schedule to come here and I’m always happy to get the opportunity to race a nice TT. I’m looking forward to the rest of the week and see what I can do as the week goes on. It’s a tough week on more

    Jason Derulo to kick off EarthSoul festival in Dubai, in line with UAE's year of sustainability

    The one-day event at Coca-Cola Arena will be the first in a series of concerts in Dubai featuring top-tier international and local artists to promote eco-consciousness Dubai, UAE – April 01, 2024 - Get ready for a groundbreaking event set to revolutionize the music scene in the UAE. EarthSoul, the region's premier eco-conscious music and art festival, is slated to debut at Dubai’s home of live entertainment, Coca-Cola Arena on May 4th, 2024, aligning perfectly with the UAE's declaration of 2024 as the Year of Sustainability. EarthSoul Festival dives into the pinnacle of musical extravagance and unveils its electrifying lineup with the one-day edition, featuring none other than global sensation Jason Derulo live in Dubai. Prepare to be immersed in the “Nu King” Show, where Derulo's unparalleled more

    AUS Professor and novelist garners recognition for her research in Arabic and comparative literature, women's authorship and cultural exchange

    Sharjah, UAE, April 1, 2024 – Exploring the influences of Western literature on modern Arabic literary trends, cinematography in modern Arabic poetry and the question of authorship in Arab women’s literary production, Dr. Bouthaina Khaldi, Professor in Arabic and Translation Studies at American University of Sharjah (AUS), aims to unravel the intricate layers of cultural exchange and literary evolution by dedicating her recent research to exploring these three key areas. A multidisciplinary scholar, Dr. Khaldi developed a research project from her invited talk “The Reception of Johann Wolfgang Goethe in the Arab World,” which she gave at the Global Weimar/Global Nahda symposium organized by Princeton University in Berlin. In this work, she argues that since the Nahḍa period (Arab Renaissance), modern more

    Podium for Politt at the Tour of Flanders

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