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  • Beauty in the Middle East

    Beauty in the Middle East

    As beauty queens from around the world gather in the Bahamas for this year’s Miss Universe pageant, we check out the competitions that rate beauty in our region.

    August 9, 2009 5:26
  • Top eight trains in the world

    Top eight trains in the world

    As the UAE plots to develop a cross-country rail network, we check out some of the best trains in the world – as chosen by the US-based Society of International Railway Travelers.

    August 3, 2009 5:08
  • Swine flu-chic

    Swine flu-chic

    The H1N1 flu is spreading across the region at an alarming rate. Kipp figures that if we’re going to wear face masks, they may as well be fashionable. The following are eight we found on the Internet.

    July 27, 2009 1:33
  • Through Kipp’s lens

    Through Kipp’s lens

    We're not professional photographers, but we’re passionate about photography. We've sifted through hundreds of our personal snapshots and only found nine that are decent enough for a slideshow. Enjoy.

    July 21, 2009 5:58
  • Thank you, financial crisis

    Thank you, financial crisis

    The world economic meltdown is nothing to scoff about. It has ruined millions of lives, and no one knows when global economies will recover. That said, the crisis has made pleasant changes to our lives. Here are five reasons why Kipp is thankful for the financial storm that ravaged the world.

    July 15, 2009 3:06
  • 10 Awkward family photos

    10 Awkward family photos

    We’re professional procrastinators at Kipp. We found a website called Awkward Family Photos in April, and we’ve been fans ever since. The following are our favourite submissions. Enjoy.

    July 8, 2009 3:59
  • Plane crashes in 2009

    Plane crashes in 2009

    There have been seven so far. Be warned, this isn’t pleasant viewing, especially if you’re travelling soon.

    July 4, 2009 9:52
  • Wrestling (Dubai style)

    Wrestling (Dubai style)

    Every Friday at 5pm, hundreds of Pakistani men gather in front of the Hyatt Regency to watch live wrestling matches. We went to see it for ourselves.

    June 27, 2009 12:20
  • Last minute Father’s Day gifts

    Last minute Father’s Day gifts

    Did you forget? So did we. We have six gift ideas for you. But be warned, they’re a little sexist.

    June 18, 2009 4:30