Secret Sumatra

Explore one of Indonesia's less tamed islands

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This week’s top TV picks

If you’re going to stay in, make it for a good reason

The punk memoirs of Viv Albertine

The Slits were the original riot-grrrl bands. Guitarist Albetine looks back

One Fighting Championship in Dubai

Asia's biggest mixed martial arts contest arrives in the UAE

I'm sorry, Dubai gives me road rage

Our body and mind editor admits it's not all calm and meditation

Hamdan Al-Abri and the Funk Radius

The UAE's own homegrown soul star talks us through his latest project

Obesity in Dubai

The UAE is the fifth most obese nation in the world - but what can be done?

Max Pam: Ramadan in Yemen

Australian photographer's groundbreaking travelogue on display in Dubai

Tarek Yamani: Lisan Al Tarab – review

Lebanese pianist’s new LP reinvents classical Arabic tunes with a modern jazz trio

La Verità comes to Abu Dhabi

We talk to the lead of bizarre Salvador Dalí-inspired circus opening in the capital on August 21

This week's new movies

Superheroes, students, and lots of last-chance action heroes

Rest in peace, Robin Williams

We pay tribute to iconic actor, 63, following apparent suicide

Free diving in Abu Dhabi

We chat to a UAE expert about what to expect

Adreanline packed sported in Abu Dhabi

From F1 to air racing, high octane sports to watch

Watersports to try in Abu Dhabi

Being surrounded by so much water, it’s no surprise water sports are so popular. These are the most extreme

Yas Waterworld profile

Admittedly it’s not a sport, but Yas Waterworld does promise adrenaline rushes

SkyDive Dubai profile

Now things are getting serious

Hot air ballooning in Abu Dhabi

Okay, so this isn’t the most extreme activity going

Ski Dubai profile

While skiing draws up to 1,500 daily visitors to Ski Dubai, the Middle East’s only indoor snow resort, it has more to offer than just that

Dune bashing in Abu Dhabi

If there’s one thing we’ve got a lot of here in Abu Dhabi, its space for off-road driving

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Get fit with your family or dare to scare

Robbie Williams Live in Abu Dhabi!
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March 2015 will see Robbie Williams embark on his brand new “Let Me Entertain You Tour”

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Attend a lecture or eat artful pastries


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