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Ras Al Khaimah

United Arab Emirates Gets New Church

GulfNews.com | Posted 06.17.2013 | Religion

Vatican representative Cardinal Fernando Filoni will open the new Catholic church in Ras Al Khaimah on Friday. Cardinal Filoni, the Vatican’s Pre...

Emirate Bans Skimpy Swimwear

AP | Posted 04.22.2013 | World

RAS AL-KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates -- Bikinis and briefs are no longer welcome on some sands in the United Arab Emirates. Authorities in Ras al-Kha...

How Urbanisation Is Changing Emirati Identity

Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi | Posted 12.19.2011 | World
Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi

Abu Dhabi clearly realizes the danger of the disappearing UAE culture, and rather than battling globalization, Abu Dhabi is employing the strategy of using that unstoppable force to promote Emirati culture.

The Face of Power in the UAE is a Woman and Her Name is Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi.

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yvonne R. Davis

Sheikha Lubna represents the 21st Century woman. She is cutting through veils of discrimination with serious substance, style and a smile.