Commodity Prices

Brent Oil
79.40
Barrel
Crude Oil
71.43
Barrel
Gold
1,203.62
Ounce
Platinum
821.27
Ounce
Silver
14.23
Ounce
Currency Converter
UAE Dirham
UAE Dirham
US Dollar
US Dollar
Saudi Riyal
Saudi Riyal
Egyptian Pound
Egyptian Pound
Euro
Euro
Prayers

Isha
19:55
Thursday
20
September 2018

Fajr
Fajr
04:47
Sunrise
Sunrise
06:06
Dhuhr
Dhuhr
12:16
Asr
Asr
15:42
Maghrib
Maghrib
18:25
Isha
Isha
19:55
Markets

2,764.38 0.86%
Volume
236,766,479
Turnover
0.86%
Trades
2,880
26
Up
3
Flat
6
Down
Traded stocks 35
4,883.42 -0.01%
Volume
103,054,247
Turnover
-0.01%
Trades
1,501
9
Up
4
Flat
12
Down
Traded stocks 25
Most active
Elaf
0.22
Siyaha
7.25
Bithor
4.9
Tasweeq
8.5
Al Mansour Bank
0.62
Khaleeg
0.19
Credit
0.44
Ameen
0.33
Lohom
4.95
Pepsi
3.59
Bithor
4.9
Khaleeg
0.19
Khaleeg
0.19
Mousil
0.17
Capital
0.26
Al Mansour Bank
0.62

Lifestyle


1 hour 57 minute

'Ramblin' Man' singer critical but stable after falling

Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dickey Betts is in "critical but stable" condition after slipping and cracking his head while playing with the family dog in Florida. The Dickey Betts website says the "Ramblin' Man" singer-songwriter has been sedated since the accident Monday evening in Sarasota. The website says Betts is scheduled to have surgery Friday to relieve swelling in the brain. His wife, Donna Betts, said on the website that she and his children are by his side and that the family "appreciates all of your thoughts and prayers during this very trying time." Last month Betts suffered a "mild...
2 hour 20 minute

Expensive pair of taped sneakers slammed for glorifying poverty

New Delhi: An unusual pair of sneakers has triggered outrage on social media.Manufactured by Italian high fashion sneaker brand 'Golden Goose', the sneakers with 'crumply, hold-it-all-together tape' are being called out for glorifying poverty. The crumbly 'Superstar Tape Sneaker' are being sold at a whopping 530 USD (approximately Rs. 38,000)! The sneakers, that appear to be worn out, are available online on the brand's website and also on American retail chain Nordstrom. Instead if getting orders for the new range, the brand is receiving backlash with Twitter users calling their designs 'offensive' and 'distasteful'. While Twitter users don't seem to...
2 hour 38 minute

Vienna museum visit is part of refugees' self-help plan to settle in

In a cool museum on a hot day, we stand spellbound before a screen that shows how heat is radiating from our bodies. “Looks like art, but it is science,” someone whispers. Members of the non-profit, self-help association Refugees for Refugees (R4R) have chosen Vienna’s Technical Museum for their latest group outing to a museum. “We started going to museums because we wanted to learn more about Austrian culture,” says Nabila, 25, from Afghanistan. “The Film Museum, the Belvedere… We have seen some beautiful things. I liked it all.” The museum visits are just part of R4R’s wider strategy to...

3 hour 3 minute

Beirut Art Fair: For artists faced with the unfair

ABU DHABI: Arab artists from countries across the Middle East and North Africa, including Palestine, Syria, Egypt and Morocco, shared visions of their homelands and experiences this week at the Beirut Art Fair.The Samer Kozah Art Gallery in Damascus, the only Syrian gallery at this year’s event, displayed works by 12 Syrian painters and sculptors.“Most of them are now based in Vienna, Paris, Denmark, Dubai, Beirut, and a few in Syria,” said Samer Kozah, the gallery’s founder and manager for the past 24 years. “It’s safer and easier for them to work from outside. I don’t know when they will...
3 hour 9 minute

First American picked to direct next James Bond film

LONDON: US filmmaker Cary Joji Fukunaga will direct the next James Bond movie, set for worldwide release on February 14, 2020, the franchise’s producers said Thursday after British director Danny Boyle quit the project last month.Fukunaga, who had not been tipped for the role, will become the first American to direct a movie in the storied spy franchise, which began life on the big screen in 1963.“We are delighted to be working with Cary. His versatility and innovation make him an excellent choice for our next James Bond adventure,” Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli and Daniel Craig announced on Twitter.Fukunaga...
3 hour 53 minute

Palazzo Versace Dubai Kicks Off the New Season with a Bang!

Palazzo Versace Dubai, kicks off the new season with a bang. With curated dining, where each venue is a tribute to Versace’s signature works; explore eight of Dubai’s delightfully contrasting Versace themed restaurants and bars that grace the luxury hotel, and enjoy al fresco dining with views of the surrounding Dubai Creek.Family and friends will be delighted to experience options such as Amalfi Saturday BBQ, Giardino Friday brunch, Mosaico afternoon Tea with live entertainment, Q’s Bar and Lounge, Enigma’s pre-show dinner with live violinist and much more.Venue : Amalfi Saturday BBQ, Palazzo Versace DubaiTimings : 12pm – 5pmDate : Every...

5 hour 53 minute

Turkish Airlines reached the highest monthly Load Factor in August with 85.6% LF.

Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced the results of passenger and cargo traffic in August, achieved the highest monthly load factor (LF) in its history with 85.6%. On top of the strong base effect of August 2017, growth in the number of passengers, revenue per kilometer and load factor, is an important indicator of the continued growing interest in Turkey and Turkish Airlines. According to August 2018 Traffic Results;The passenger growth trend continued in August, thus total number of passengers carried went up by 2.4% reaching 7.6 million passengers, and Load Factor went up to %86.In August 2018, Total Load...
6 hour 4 minute

BiCE New Offers - Truffles and Gnocchi Promotions

Dubai’s favourite Italian restaurant, BiCE Ristorante, features a fresh, contemporary look, stunning outdoor terrace, and an authentic Italian menu with a modern twist. This season, guests are invited to enjoy the delicious menu and the below promotions, carefully crafted by the talented Head Chef Davide Gardini. To make the experience complete, BiCE will be having a pianist playing every evening of a week.For more information, visit www.hilton.com or email bicerest.jumeirah@hilton.com. For reservations, call +971 4 318 2520Opening times:Daily: 12:30pm to 3:30pm and 7pm to 11:30pmFriday Brunch: 12:30pm to 4pm*SPECIAL*What: Black Truffle SpecialsWhen: From 24th to 29th SeptemberTime: 12:30pm – 3:30pm...
6 hour 5 minute

Indulge in a Culinary Journey and Celebrate 20 years of Gastronomy at the Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

This season,The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai celebrates its 20th year of culinary excellence with three signature restaurants showcasing modern and timeless dishes, each representing gourmet highlights of the last two decades.The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai opened its door to welcome Ladies and Gentlemen in September 1998 as an intimate oasis that perfectly blends legendary hospitality with the essence of Middle Eastern traditions, providing authentic and intuitive service; a place where memorable experiences are crafted and indelible marks are left. A pioneer of opening a series of fine dining, award winning restaurantsby world renowned chefs, offering authentic menus, gourmet ingredients and a unique innovative dining...

6 hour 7 minute

Celebrate Saudi National Day in Dubai with Fabulous Deals at Attractions and Theme Parks

With celebrations underway in Dubai on the joyous occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, some of the emirate’s malls, famous landmarks, attractions and theme parks have also rolled out the red carpet for Saudi guests this weekend, with a range of enticing deals and offers.The fabulous offers include discounts on entry tickets at entertainment destinations and on a diverse range of merchandise by leading retail brands.In addition to the numerous promotions, the highlights of the celebrations in Dubai to mark Saudi National Day, which falls on 23 September, include a concert by top singers from...
6 hour 7 minute

Maroon 5 set to play Super Bowl halftime: Reports

Atlanta: Thirteen years after Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones played during the Super Bowl halftime, Maroon 5 will display the "Moves Like Jagger" at Super Bowl LIII.Maroon 5 will be the headline performer at the break in Atlanta on February 3, multiple media outlets reported Wednesday.According to the Hollywood Reporter, Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine told Howard Stern in 2015, "We very actively want to play the Super Bowl."The Reporter also noted that Cardi B and Travis Scott potentially could make guest appearances at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Cardi B was featured on Maroon 5's recent hit, "Girls Like...
6 hour 53 minute

17 things we wish we knew before moving in with our partners

Moving in with your partner is definitely a learning curve.lenetstan / Shutterstock Provided you're in one for long enough, relationships are full of milestones. There's "the talk," the first time you say "I love you," and meeting each other's parents. Then there's the point where you move in together. Spending more time with the person you love can seem like a great idea on paper, but there's also going to be a lot you didn't predict. For instance, you'll learn more about your partner's bad habits, and you'll realise how much you liked having your own space. We asked millennials...