Confident, Talented & Inspiring

Nandakumar Vijayan, Director of Marketing & Communications of Lulu Group International Publicity Pundit, Nandakumar Vijayan, Director of Marketing and Communications of Lulu Group International has a gift when it comes to awareness campaigns in retail at a global level. Spearheading the global marketing, communications, CSR initiatives, digital and social media of LuLu Group which operates…

Qarar partners with CredoLab for Alternative Credit Risk Score Solutions to the Middle East

Mobile and web digital footprints to detect fraud and credit risk using big data, machine learning algorithms, artificial intelligence and sophisticated algorithms Qarar, a leading regional credit risk and decision analytics company, announces a new partnership with CredoLab, the most seamless, transparent, and accurate alternative-data credit risk scoring provider in the market today. Lenders often…

Fresh and Flavoursome: Bebabel Dubai Mall

By Shereen Shabnam While talking about cars and racing at the Autodrome one Friday afternoon, I got invited by a fellow petrolhead to try some classic levant dishes at Bebabel, located in the Dubai Mall’s new fashion avenue extension. It took me a while to find the resttaurant that is set in a stylish contemporary…

Soundcore Introduces Its First True-Wireless Earbuds

Features PureNoteTM Driver Technology Offers Accuracy and Clarity Soundcore​, Anker Innovations’ premium audio brand, today introduces the next generation in its popular Liberty true-wireless earbud line, the ​Liberty Air 2 Pro, featuring​ ​advanced active noise-cancellation (ANC), transparency and PureNote driver technology. DESIGNED BY ENGINEERS FOR EVERYDAY LIFE The Liberty Air 2 Pro was designed to…

Fun Family Drive Experiences: 2021 Honda Odyssey

By Shereen Shabnam The new redesigned 2021 Honda Odyssey comes with a host of new and improved comfort and convenience features which makes it an ideal car for modern families. We drove it for a week and enjoyed the combination of space, flexibility, safety, style and upgraded technology and found it to be the ultimate…

Top five places to visit in the UAE

By Shereen Shabnam As a Lifestyle, Travel and Motoring journalist, I spend a substantial amount of time on the road and recently, I decided to do my test drives with a purpose and with the aim of getting to a new or attraction around the different Emirates. Below are some of my favourite places in…

Incredible India: A sanctuary for wellness retreats

By Shereen Shabnam India has always been an interesting destination with fascinating diversity but now it is on the top of the list for tour operators and others in the industry for short breaks and wellness retreats. Regional residents always look at India for medical tourism and wellness sector. It is a multi-faceted tourist destination…

Return to Budapest

By Shereen Shabnam After a few delightful days in Prague, we took a train to Budapest to experience the city’s rich history, natural sites and their thermal springs.  I expected my second visit to Budapest to be an adventure going into areas not discovered in my first trip but I was drawn once again into…

Artissima Art Agency artists showcase their work at Archiade Atelier

Fourteen artists showcase their work through creative mediums at Archiade Atelier Artissima Art Agency, in collaboration with Sakoo Art School in Tehran are displaying the remarkable and magnificent artworks of 14 Iranian and two Emirati artists at the Archiade Atelier at Dubai Design District until the 28th of March, 2021. The opening reception was inaugurated…

Women’s World Car of The Year Reveals 2021 Category Winners

Shereen Shabnam After a year of testing cars, the jury of the Women’s World Car of the Year are pleased to announce the winners in each of nine categories. These vehicles represent excellence in their segments based on safety, comfort, technology, and value for the money. As a Motoring Jury based in the UAE, I…