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The Address Downtown fire fails to stop Dubai’s New Year’s eve fireworks show

Inferno engulfed the 63-story hotel just hours before the clock struck midnight

January 1, 2016 11:00
Gorgeous Fireworks Display

Video: NYE fireworks to cost $24 million this year?

Dubai tops London, Paris and even New York as the most expensive city in the world to bring in the New Year

December 31, 2015 3:30
traffic jam in a city street road during rush hour

Traffic in Dubai: RTA reveals New Year’s Eve plans

Pedestrian crossings added, additional buses, longer metro timings and much more

December 28, 2015 11:48
Fireworks in any festival in the world

Downtown Dubai NYE Gala wins world record

The most anticipated New Year’s Eve celebration in Dubai – Downtown Dubai New Year’s Eve Gala – has clinched a Guinness World Records title

December 31, 2014 3:05
Busy Sheikh Zayed Road in the evening in Dubai, UAE

Dubai’s grand plans to ease New Year’s Eve traffic snarls

RTA to provide an additional 11,000 parking spaces and 130 buses

December 30, 2014 10:45

Watch the Burj Khalifa New Year’s Eve fireworks online

If you still don’t have a plan for the night, now is the time to figure it out.

December 29, 2014 3:28
In Pictures: New Year’s Eve around the world

In Pictures: New Year’s Eve around the world

A spectacular fireworks display on the Burj Khalifa is set to welcome 2011. Kipp takes a quick look at how people celebrate the New Year in some of the world’s major cities.

December 30, 2010 5:38
How you will be celebrating

How you will be celebrating

As 2010 stutters and splutters towards the finish line, Kipp asked how you would be welcoming the bright and shiny 2011. The results are in.

December 29, 2010 12:34
Life goes on…

Life goes on…

Some recent news pieces would almost make you forget that the world is gripped by a financial crisis. Here are a few that caught our attention.

November 13, 2008 1:54