News

Welcome to Grapeshisha News where you will find all the latest headlines related to Dubai, Abu Dhabi, the UAE and extended Arabia. With Grapeshisha News you can figure out what is happening right now from a variety of sources to create a snapshot of the region from the very best information sources - you are informed, educated and in the know.

Start below or by exploring the various sections in the grey and orange bar above. Each feed will take you directly to the news source itself.

Think of Grapeshisha News as the menu of the web. We're optimised for your web browser as well as for your iPad and we think we've collated the best of region in one place so you can have one starting place. And if you find a page we have missed then do let us know. Come back again and again and enjoy!


grapeshisha

  • Welcome to the Order of Never Hide
    When I first heard about the mysterious movement “The Order of Never Hide”, I was intrigued to find out more about this ‘secretive non secret society’. Within moments I signed up and completed the challenges. I felt so accomplished, I was n…
    - 43 days ago, 17 Jun 14, 1:49am -
  • No Woman No Drive

    - 27 Oct 13, 2:12am -
  • Trips to Dubai: Top Travel Tips
    Travelling to Dubai isunlike visits to other popular tourist destinations and there’s more that youneed to be aware off before embarking on your trip. While it’s an Islamicstate, it’s considerably liberal in comparison to its neighbours, but…
    - 25 Jul 13, 11:49pm -
  • Wellnesia - Discounts on 400+ beauty & spa treatments in and around Dubai
    New in Dubai! Wellnesia is shaking the deal market with discounts on over 400 treatments at top salons and spas. Wellnesia is a new beauty & wellness website providing customers access to more than 400 discounted beauty, spa and lifestyle treatments…
    - 7 Jul 13, 2:36am -
  • Summer Breaks - Summer means fun, and the best kind of fun is with Jumeirah
    As many of the readers to this blog know, we love Madinat Jumeirah – it has air of sophistication to it, but without compromising the Arabian feel that we like. We remember when it first opened – and while many other hotels have opened subsequent…
    - 29 Jun 13, 1:24pm -
  • Dubai in 2013, a timelapse
    One of the most recent timelapse pieces of Dubai, from earlier this year
    - 14 May 13, 11:46am -
  • Baku is the new Dubai
    There have always been pretenders, but when they have money, anything can happen. And Baku is only 3 hours from Dubai. Hello Azerbaijan:Ibrahimov went straight to his architects and said, “Draw this exactly the way I did.” Avesta Concern, the c…
    - 11 Feb 13, 12:49pm -
  • Knowing Aviation as a career
    The airline industry is one that many of our readers come to search for on our site. I think we have been mentioned by some aviation sites as recommendations for Dubai. And it becomes important for people considering their career as the pattern ofo…
    - 11 Feb 13, 12:43pm -
  • Arabs in Paris
    Son's of Yusuf - from 2 of Arabia's Most Wanted. If you like Jay-Z and the rap game. If you like the original, you'll love some of the adaptation of the lyrics. "She said Ya’koob “Can we get married at the Mosque?” I told her look you need to…
    - 25 Jan 13, 9:25pm -
  • Fresh Prince of Dubai
    Actually it's the Fresh Prince of Emirates Hills, but very amusing. Some weekend fun. Enjoy! (HT AD Living)
    - 5 Jan 13, 11:55am -

Latest UAE News

  • >Does US have the UAE's back? Drafted youth don't think so - Christian Science Monitor
    Does US have the UAE's back? Drafted youth don't think soChristian Science MonitorThe US has security agreements with the UAE and other Gulf states. American troops are stationed at bases throughout the Gulf, and the US Navy's Fifth Fleet is based in…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:30pm -
  • >Eid Al Fitr celebrated in UAE - gulfnews.com
    gulfnews.comEid Al Fitr celebrated in UAEgulfnews.comDubai: Can it get any better than this? High spirits combined with a sense of unified celebration ushered in a joyful camaraderie for families, couples and individuals observing the Eid Al Fitr fes…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:00pm -
  • >UAE leaders exchange Eid greetings - gulfnews.com
    UAE leaders exchange Eid greetingsgulfnews.comAbu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and General Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi a…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:19pm -
  • >Mega projects in the UAE raise concerns, economists say - The National
    The NationalMega projects in the UAE raise concerns, economists sayThe NationalThe unveiling of a raft of new projects in the UAE in recent months has raised questions about whether population and visitor growth is sufficient to soak up the extra sup…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:17pm -
  • >UAE: Indian returns lost purse filled with money - IBNLive
    IBNLiveUAE: Indian returns lost purse filled with moneyIBNLiveDubai: In a heartening show of honesty, an Indian expatriate returned a purse containing 25,000 dirhams (around $6,800) and vital documents to an Italian woman who lost it on the roadside…
    - 8 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:05pm -
  • >Safe haven status boosts investment scope in UAE - Khaleej Times
    Khaleej TimesSafe haven status boosts investment scope in UAEKhaleej TimesThe UAE offers tremendous investment opportunities due to its safe haven status and incredible infrastructure, however it needs to check inflation and rising cost of doing busi…
    - 17 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:15am -
  • >UAE To Introduce New Visa System By August - Gulf Business News
    ArabianBusiness.comUAE To Introduce New Visa System By AugustGulf Business NewsThe UAE's Ministry of Interior announced on Saturday that it will introduce a new system to issue visas by August, state news agency WAM reported. The ministry said in a s…
    - 20 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:29am -
  • UAE national team are on the cusp of a golden era - The National
    The NationalUAE national team are on the cusp of a golden eraThe NationalThe end of a long, scorching summer may still be a while away, but the 2014/15 domestic football season is set to be a defining one for UAE football, and in particular for Emira…
    - 1 day ago, 28 Jul 14, 11:03pm -
  • UAE celebrates Eid Al Fitr - gulfnews.com
    UAE celebrates Eid Al Fitrgulfnews.comThey also congratulated Their Highnesses Members of the Supreme Council and Rulers of the Emirates, General Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Arme…
    - 2 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 11:21am -
  • U.A.E. on a Mission to Mars (Op-Ed) - Space.com
    International Business Times AUU.A.E. on a Mission to Mars (Op-Ed)Space.comThe United Arab Emirates has announced plans to launch a mission to Mars by 2021. A first for the Arab world, the mission and accompanying Space Agency are a big deal for the…
    - 5 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:48pm -

Advertisement

YouTube - Dubai

DUBAI: The Greatest City On Earth
DUBAI: The Greatest City On Earthدبي أعظم مدينة على الأرض المدينة المضيفة لEXPO 2020 DUBAI GREATEST CITY IN THE WORLD Dubai is located on the Eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, in the s...From:Anthony Ell…
- 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 3:01pm -
Mall of the World, Dubai
Mall of the World, DubaiThe world's first temperature-controlled city, Mall of the World, located along Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai. Occupying a total area of 48 million sq. ft., the...From:Dubai HoldingViews:872609 2869ratingsTime:01:…
- 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:59pm -
Piers Morgan: The Luxury Life of Dubai & A Luxury Tour Of Dubai
Piers Morgan: The Luxury Life of Dubai & A Luxury Tour Of DubaiYour AD here: Contact: advertise@thekingstoys.com ********************************************************************************** Keep Updated With More L...From:The Kings ToysV…
- 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:41pm -
El centro comercial más grande del mundo - Dubai #2
El centro comercial más grande del mundo - Dubai #2Tips para viajar a Dubai https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuc06EXrAhc !3 tips para viajar de forma inteligente http://bit.ly/1brJuiq El mirador más alto del m...From:alanxelmundoViews:26653…
- 16 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:30am -
The World's Largest Shopping Mall - The Dubai Mall - Mega-Structures Documentary
The World's Largest Shopping Mall - The Dubai Mall - Mega-Structures DocumentarySubscribe to new channel for more Megastructures Documentary. https://www.youtube.com/user/mstructures Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/MegaStructure...From:…
- 16 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:27am -
Tips para viajar a Dubai 1
Tips para viajar a Dubai 1No soy millonario http://bit.ly/1c9onmU Te atreverías a hacer esto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCli8GcDLrw http://www.alanxelmundo.com Facebook: http://w...From:alanxelmundoViews:72617 1269ratingsTime:07…
- 17 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:09am -