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Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi

Our reporters are at the world’s eight largest Mosque that was planned by the late president of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who wanted to establish a structure that brought the cultural diversity of Islam with that of art and architecture. 183 more words

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More Orange Please!

So I discovered a great app thanks to #instagram called Been. Its super cool because it shows you a map  of the world and then fills in all the places you have been to in organge. 354 more words


Marzouki stresses need to mobilise all efforts to reform education system

Carthage: Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki stressed the need to mobilise all efforts and all energies “to reform the education system and make up for the time lost by Tunisia in promoting its educational policy.” 247 more words

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Lebanese University bill finally approved

Beirut, Lebanon: In a marathon session, the Cabinet unanimously approved Thursday the thorny Lebanese University decree, appointing deans to the institution’s council and making contract-based professors full-timers, after years of disputes and struggles over the issue. 732 more words

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First year of smart learning programme a success

Dubai, UAE: Ramadan marks the end of a successful first year for the Mohammad Bin Rashid Smart Learning Programme.

The first half of this year has marked a milestone for the Programme, with the completion of phase I of its programme and its implementation in 123 schools. 280 more words

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Abu Dhabi Art

All day I wondered which post would come next and then I decided to browse through all those snapshots I’d taken when going somewhere and this bunch of pics popped up to grab my attention. 256 more words

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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ABU DHABI UAE

This architectural work of art is one the world’s largest mosques, with a capacity for an astonishing 40,000 worshippers. It features 82 domes, over a 1,000 columns, 24 carat gold gilded chandeliers and the world’s largest hand knotted carpet. 218 more words