Tuesday 21 November 2017

Gulf Air marks 50 years of Bahrain-Paris route

Marking the 50th anniversary of its Bahrain-Paris route, Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, recently flew a number of GCC media representatives to Paris on a familiarization trip jointly hosted by Shangri-La Hotel, Paris. With daily operations to the French capital, Gulf


On top of the world

Miss India Manushi Chillar being crowned Miss World by 2016 winner Puerto Rico’s Stephanie Del Vallele at a glittering event held at Sanya City Arena in China. England's Stephanie Hill (right) and Mexico's Andrea Meza were declared the first and second runners-up


Creating diabetes awareness

The 11th edition of the UAE's largest walkathon, WALK 2017, saw thousands of UAE citizens and residents walk along Abu Dhabi’s iconic Yas Marina Circuit yesterday (Nov 17) to raise awareness of diabetes.    A delegation from Abu Dhabi Police led t


DXB marks tolerance day

Dubai Airports' employees, dressed in ethnic attires, welcoming passengers at Dubai International (DXB) with white flowers to mark the International Day of Tolerance on Thursday (November 16).    Dubai Airports also organised an informal lunch where emp



Premium car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz showcased its Mercedes-AMG Project ONE show car, a two-seater supersports car, at the Dubai International Motor Show, currently under way in Dubai.  The car brings the very latest and most efficient, fully-fledged Formula 1 hybrid technology from the


25 for Zulekha

The UAE-based Zulekha Hospital celebrated its Silver Jubilee with the message “25 years of compassion and care”. The celebration took place in Zulekha Hospital Sharjah in the presence of Dr Zulekha Daud, founder and chairperson of Zulekha Healthcare Group; Taher Shams, managing di


Spectacular fly past

Emirates today offered Dubai Airshow spectators and avid aviation enthusiasts a treat with a special fly-past along the Dubai World Centre (DWC) runway in front of stands and the large static display. The special fly-past is the first time two Emirates wide body aircraft – the Boeing 77


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