Women’s Life | Some Iranian Women Take Off Hijabs As Hard-Liners Push Back

The simple act of walking has become a display of defense for a young Iranian woman who often moves in Tehran’s streets without a compulsory headscarf, or hijab. With every step, she risks harassment or even arrest by Iranian’s morality police whose job is to enforce the strict dress code imposed after the 1979 Islamic … More Women’s Life | Some Iranian Women Take Off Hijabs As Hard-Liners Push Back

The Royal Family | Duchesses Meghan And Catherine Attend Wimbledon Final

London, UK – Duchesses Meghan and Catherine attended Wimbledon on Saturday to Watch Serena Williams and Simona Halep complete in the women’s singles final. Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, watched the clash from the Royal Box, alongside Catherine’s sister, Pippa Middleton. Williams, who was defeated by Halep, is a close friend … More The Royal Family | Duchesses Meghan And Catherine Attend Wimbledon Final

FASHION INDUSTRY | Why Blue Jeans Are Going Green

As consumers become ever more concerned about environmental and ethical issues, pioneers in the global denim industry are cleaning up its act. Blackhorse Lane Ateliers, which describes itself as a “craft jeans maker”, has an open-door policy. “Anybody can walk in here, even without an appointment”, says Han Ates, the founder of the London-based small … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Why Blue Jeans Are Going Green

Bucharest | UAE, Romania Developing Cultural Ties

Romanian Minister of Culture and National Identity Valer-Daniel Breaz met the United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Romania Dr. Ahmed Abdullah Al Matrouushi, on Friday. During the meeting, which was held at the ministry’s premises, the two sides explored means of enhancing relations between two friendly countries in the cultural field. Dr. Al Matrooshi called for … More Bucharest | UAE, Romania Developing Cultural Ties

The Royal Family | Prince Harry and Meghan Break Instagram Record

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Instagram account amassed more than one million followers in record-breaking time, Guiness World Record has said. The couple’s official account took five hours and 45 minutes to reach the milestone after its launch on Tuesday. The previous record was held by Korean pop star Kang Daniel, who hit the … More The Royal Family | Prince Harry and Meghan Break Instagram Record

KSA | Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Is Giving Iraq $1 Billion To Build A Sports City

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman is giving Iraq $1 billion to build a sports city, Al-Ekhbariya news channel said on Wednesday, citing the Kingdom’s commerce and investment minister Majid Bin Abdullah Al-Qassabi. Both countries have been forging closer ties in recent month as part an effort to stem the growing regional influence of Iran, while Iraq … More KSA | Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Is Giving Iraq $1 Billion To Build A Sports City

Business | Jewelers Must Say Whether Diamonds Are Mined Or Synthetic: U.S. FTC

The U.S Federal Trade Commission, which investigates allegations of deceptive advertising, said on Tuesday that it has sent warning letters to eight companies to insist that they distinguish in advertisements between diamonds that come from mines and those made in laboratories. The FTC said that it had found instances where the eight companies advertised diamond … More Business | Jewelers Must Say Whether Diamonds Are Mined Or Synthetic: U.S. FTC

Middle East | 46th Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show Opens In Sharjah

The 46th Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show was inaugurated today by Sheikh Salem Bin Abdul Rahman Al Qasimi, Chairman of the office of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, in the presence of senior government officials, SCCI board members, diplomats, jewellery executives and industry representatives. Held under the patronage of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan … More Middle East | 46th Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show Opens In Sharjah

UAE | Legendary Fashion Designer Elie Saab Has Joined Forces With Dubai Real-Estate Giant Emaar Properties On A New, Branded Tower In Residential Community Emmar Beachfront At The Much Anticipated Dubai Harbour.

Saab will design one-to-four-bedroom luxury apartments boosting Palm Jumeirah and sea views, as well as a private beach, at the gated island destination in the Arabian Gulf. The 10 million square feet Emaar Beachfront promises Miami beach style living with access to a 1.5 km private beach and a range of leisure and lifestyle including … More UAE | Legendary Fashion Designer Elie Saab Has Joined Forces With Dubai Real-Estate Giant Emaar Properties On A New, Branded Tower In Residential Community Emmar Beachfront At The Much Anticipated Dubai Harbour.

UAE | The Nutcracker Ballet Coming To Dubai Opera. Accompanied By A Live Orchestra, The Shows Comes To Dubai For Four Nights – December 4 To 7

The Nutcracker, performed by the Saint-Petersburg Tchaikovsky Ballet Theatre, is coming to Dubai Opera in December. The classic Christmas story ballet follows young Clara on a magical adventure as her beloved Nutcracker comes to life, battles the mouse king, waltzes her through the swirling flowers of snow, and joins the Sugar Plum Fairy to reign … More UAE | The Nutcracker Ballet Coming To Dubai Opera. Accompanied By A Live Orchestra, The Shows Comes To Dubai For Four Nights – December 4 To 7