Seven Emirates, One Nation

The United Arab Emirates turns 45 on December 2nd By Arfa Shahid and Leila Hatoum In early February 1968, Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum and Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the late rulers of Dubai and Abu Dhabi respectively, agreed to establish a union between their emirates. The idea had been debated long before 1968, and

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Running With The Bulls

In Fujairah, bulls fight for fame not to the death BY Martin Dokoupil A black head with short thick horns appeared between the rails of a fence, followed by a massive body that almost filled the narrow entry gate. It was surrounded by a large cheering crowd. A young man dressed in a white robe

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