In celebration of the 25th anniversary of its silver jubilee, Rashid Centre for The Determined Ones held a grand ceremony in the name of “Zayed Humanitarian Day”, which was hosted by Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre (JRCC) in Jumeirah.
North and South Korea on Saturday struck different notes as they marked the first anniversary of a summit between their leaders that fuelled a whirlwind of diplomacy which has died down amid deadlock over Pyongyang’s denuclearisation.
China will hold a massive military parade showcasing some of its most advanced weaponry to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the communist state,
A year ago, India had observed what Prime Minister Narendra Modi called a people’s curfew, marking the start of a chaotic nationwide lockdown in a bid to contain the virus. With 11.6 million cases, India is now the worst-affected country after the United States and Brazil.
Fifteen years ago Jack Dorsey typed out a banal message — "just setting up my twttr" — which became the first ever Tweet, launching a global platform that has become a controversial and dominant force in civil society.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said it was important to remember that 87 of the victims were foreigners and many of their families couldn't be there because of coronavirus travel restrictions.
Having lived in Dubai all my life I just want to thank the authorities for the Dubai Metro service. We recently marked the 11th anniversary and paid tribute to all who contributed in making it such a grand success (“Sheikh Hamdan celebrates 11th anniversary of Dubai Metro,” Sept. 9, Gulf Today).
Amid virus fears and worries about the fading memories of the fast-aging war generation, about 500 participants, reduced from 6,200 last year, mourned the dead with a minute of silence. Masks were required, and there was no singing of the "Kimigayo” national anthem.
World leaders will come together, virtually, on Monday to mark the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, as the deadly coronavirus pandemic challenges the effectiveness and solidarity of the 193-member world body.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council, on Wednesday chaired a meeting of the Executive Council at The Expo Metro Station, to celebrate the 11th anniversary of Dubai Metro and the launch of Dubai Metro Route 2020.