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Dubai’s DFM reports 85% jump in Q3 net profit

Dubai’s DFM reports 85% jump in Q3 net profit

Dubai Financial Market (DFM), the emirate’s main stock exchange, reported an 85 percent rise in third-quarter net profit on Monday as bourse turnover increased. DFM made a net profit of…

Apple turns tables

Apple turns tables

  Apple is trying to force Samsung Electronics Co’s mobile devices off US store shelves a week after dodging an iPhone 4 ban by a rare White House veto. The…

Walk on the mild side: why Wild and Tracks turn the wilderness into a walk in the park

Walk on the mild side: why Wild and Tracks turn the wilderness into a walk in the park

In Deliverance, four men are hounded through woods by inbred rednecks. In Wild, Reese Witherspoon hikes 1,000 miles and hurts a toenail. Are movies about the great outdoors going soft?…

Fashion gets real: how the ordinary woman became this season’s muse

Fashion gets real: how the ordinary woman became this season’s muse

  There is a zeitgeist which rainbows over and above fashion. That news ticker which runs through your head – I should buy a shoe with a chunkier heel, is…

Lovely in lace! Kara Tointon cuts a demure figure in midnight blue dress as she supports Children In Need’s An Evening With The Stars

Lovely in lace! Kara Tointon cuts a demure figure in midnight blue dress as she supports Children In Need’s An Evening With The Stars

There was only one man Kara Tointon wanted on her arm on Tuesday evening, and that was Pudsey Bear. The actress looked chic as she arrived at London’s Grosvenor House…

Controversies made me stronger, says Sania Mirza

Controversies made me stronger, says Sania Mirza

The Indian tennis star says fighting for a match point is a lot easier than fighting critics.   Indian tennis sensation Sania Mirza, who ended the season on a high…

Dubai’s vision on Islamic economy gets a boost

Dubai’s vision on Islamic economy gets a boost

Experts call to unlock limitless opportunities for growth of Islamic economy.                    Shaikh Mohammed, Shaikh Hamdan, Shaikh Maktoum and Mohammed Al Gergawi…

Leading by example: Tharawat interview

Leading by example: Tharawat interview

        Starting and growing a business with family members can be a great yet challenging experience. One can benefit from the close relationships and trust between family…

George Mitchell, former US Middle East Peace Envoy

George Mitchell, former US Middle East Peace Envoy

As the former US Special Envoy for Middle East Peace, there is a certain expectation that Senator George Mitchell can explain the ongoing conflict in the region, and why it…

Kashif Joosub

Kashif Joosub

One of the qualities of a good entrepreneur is being able to see opportunities in seemingly difficult situations. Even in the most dire scenarios, there are some people who are…