Wednesday, March 29, 2017

VAT in Dubai by January 2018

Earlier today, we told you that VAT (Value added tax) will soon be implemented in the UAE. Reports suggest that it will be in effect from January 1, 2018 at a rate of 5 per cent, while excluding 100 food items, healthcare and education. According to recent reports, the framework ...

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City1016 at Sandstorm Marmoum

Fear will either create you or destroy you – thats the first thing that greets you at the Biggest Obstacle Race in Dubai – Sandstorm Marmoum. 30 obstacles , 5 kilometers run , 1 Friday – that’s my very first obstacle race. The only reason i will go back is ...

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Do you need to return your iPhone 6s?

Are you the proud owner of an iPhone 6s? Now that we’ve managed to catch your attention, listen up: Apple announced that it is replacing the faulty batteries of 88,770 iPhone 6s phones. In November, a free battery replacement was offered to owners’ whose phones began shutting down abruptly. If you’re wondering, ...

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Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma in Rehnumaa | Source: Anushka Sharma Instagram

And the official title of the SRK-Anushka Sharma starrer is…..

The team behind the much talked about, much awaited Shah Rukh Khan-Anushka Sharma starrer directed by Imitiaz Ali has finally zeroed in on an official name. Previously with the tentative title, ‘The Ring’, the movie is now called Rehnumaa. Very sufi-ish, very Imitiaz! Here’s a super fun fact (that you ...

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3 Deleted Scenes from Dear Zindagi

I can’t imagine why they would not include this one! It suddenly makes sense. Why Alia made that movie about the Portugese woman. The last scene. It was because it was really all about her 🙂   And then there is this one. If we had a dirham for every ...

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Behind the Scenes of Checkmate!

Checkmate, our brand new TV show on Colors Tv started on Sunday the 5th of Feb. It’s the first time that we have actually gotten the chance to take this crazy magic we share off the airwaves and onto your TV screens. and like most things in life, it’s always ...

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Sharjah Light Festival | Source: Sharjah Light Festival YouTube

Sharjah Light Festival 2017

Its that time of the year again when the whole of Sharjah lights up. So Sharjah waalon, (UAE waalo basically). If you’re unsure about where to spend your week (and weekend), that is exactly what we’re here to tell you. The Sharjah Light Festival brings together the finest amalgamation of ...

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Screen Shot 2017-02-02 at 9_Fotor

Your boss can see where you are with WhatsApp’s new feature!

So my thoughts when I read about WhatsApp’s new feature were: “Is this even for real?” Imagine this: Your whereabouts can be tracked in real time. Remember the time you claimed that you were reaching in a few minutes but were still actually tucked under your sheets with your chai? Yeah, not going to ...

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