Mohamed Salah believes he can recover in time to play for Egypt at the World Cup in Russia after the cruel injury which forced him off during the first half of Liverpool's Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid.
Salah labelled himself "a fighter" in a tweet on Sunday evening and went on to say: "Despite the odds, I'm confident that I'll be in Russia to make you all proud. Your love and support will give me the strength I need."
Egypt's Football Association said on Twitter... Read More
In years to come, this Real Madrid team will not remember the details of how it moved from mere greatness to genuine legend, of how it etched its name in history alongside the very best club teams soccer has ever produced. They will not matter.
Like the Ajax of Johan Cruyff, the Bayern Munich of Franz Beckenbauer and the Real Madrid of Alfredo di Stefano, this is now a team that has won the European Cup three times in a row. In 2016, it saw off Atlético Madrid on penalties, in 2017... Read More
How it all began...
The twentieth century was a time of great changes. Technological advances, combined with an increase in rationalism, led to conflicts and wars. Nationalism became a leading ideology, and its manifestations throughout the world led to the collapse of the colonial system and the emergence of nation-states with clear borders and symbols. The world demanded the creation of a human society made of peaceful interstate institutions.
Sports have played an... Read More
Show is happening under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatma Bint Abdulla Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and with support of Russian Embassy in UAE. It staged by Choreographer Gulnara Alekseeva.
2018 Show is planned bigger and better, at the venue of National Theatre with more than thousand guests expected.
Dancers will perform a wide variety of sketches, from the simple Builders and funny Grannies to thriller like Clowns and Robbers and Swing cats in adorable costumes that were... Read More
While the weather is still perfect for it, why not catch a free movie screening under the stars?
An open-air cinema pop-up is heading to Last Exit E11 and Last Exit Mad X as part of Dubai Food Festival: they will screen Hollywood films for free every weekend from Thursday, February 22 until Saturday, March 10 (scroll down for exact details on what movies are screening), The National informed.
Those travelling from Abu Dhabi to Dubai or vice versa on Sheikh Zayed Road can stop... Read More
There’s never a dull month in Dubai. No matter what time of year, there’s always something happening in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. We pick the best of what’s on for February, so no matter what time you visit, you will be in the know.
1 February 2018
Pegasus Live in Dubai
Music fans will want to get themselves down to the Madinat Theatre on 1 February to catch a live performance from Pegasus. Pegasus are one of the most popular bands in Switzerland, and recently signed a... Read More
With Dubai Shopping Festival well underway, it’s that time of the year to grab some great bargains with the DSF Pass, a flexible pass that offers visitors and residents up to 65 per cent at over 60 top attractions and dining options during the five weeks of the citywide shopping extravaganza.
Starting from AED 399 for a bundle of three offers, multiple pass packages are available to buy, giving total flexibility based on number of offers desired. People can opt to buy a package of... Read More
Dubai welcomed 2018, the 'Year of Zayed', with a Guinness World Record title as hundreds of thousands of spectators were left spellbound by "Light Up 2018', a laser light show at Burj Khalifa.
The mesmerising laser, light and musical fountain show not only had a spellbinding effect on spectators, but Emaar's 'Light Up 2018' also clinched the Guinness World Records title for the 'largest light and sound show on a single building,' staged on Burj Khalifa, the global icon. The record... Read More
Abu Dhabi plays host to the Red Bull Air Race for the 10th time in 2017! It will once again set the scene as the action-packed season opener for a brand new World Championship. The Red Bull Air Race will kick off in style, offering fans the perfect racing destination with plenty to see, do and experience away from racetrack.
The race, which is the 75th of the sport's history, will take place over the Arabian Gulf's stunning blue waters and fans will be able to witness all the action... Read More
Andy Murray became the first British champion at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships as he defeated Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-2. It was his best win over the Spaniard since Miami almost exactly eight years ago, and comes after he finished as runner-up to Roger Federer in Dubai in 2012. Incredibly, it was his seventh final in his last eight tournaments and 14th in his last 16, and he has won 37 of his last 39 matches.
The first three games went against serve before Verdasco held... Read More