A video grap shows the lightning strike on Burj Khalifa.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, published breathtaking videos of the weather in Dubai on Saturday on his Instagram stories.
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Sheikh Hamdan’s video shows a sudden burst of lightning which appears to be striking the peak of Burj Khalifa
One of the videos shared show the Burj Khalifa in a timelapse with the clouds, while another one shows his Mercedes parked in the rain
Sheikh Hamdan is an avid nature lover. He often shares his social activities on Instagram.
The weather in the UAE over the past couple of days has been unstable. Several roads were closed due to flash floods. Motorists were urged to exercise caution.
Popular spots such as the Buhairah Corniche and Sharjah beach saw people capitalising on the opportunity that the change in weather gave.
Mohammed also praised New Zealand’s communities for their solidarity with their Muslim neighbours against the hate crime.
The Burj Khalifa’s official page on Instagram said, “BurjKhalifa lights up in solidarity with #SriLanka. Here’s to a world built on tolerance and coexistence…”
Hundreds of Sudanese demonstrated in state capitals on Thursday, putting pressure on the ruling military council to cede power to civilians in ongoing tumult since the overthrow of former president Omar Al Bashir more than two months ago.
The UAE and Jordan on Thursday started joint military drills in demonstration of the robust cooperation ties between the two countries.
The region’s much awaited edutainment family destination, Modhesh World, kicks off on Friday at 11am to offer families and kids endless fun with its themed zones including The Wheels, Arcadium, Little Adventure and Showtime Zones. The official opening of Modhesh World will be attended by the popular radio talk show presenter Kris Fade and his family.
Philippine Ambassador to the UAE Hjayceelyn Quintana on Wednesday evening said Manila will participate in the Expo 2020 Dubai and its pavilion will be reflective of who the Filipino is not only in these modern times but through the ages and beyond.