• January 18, 2017
    Last updated 12 minutes ago

Articles by Mahmood Saberi

  • Will a ‘fat tax’ save the world?
    Jul 12, 2016 Mahmood Saberi Special to Gulf News
    It’s going to take a while, but I predict that eating a burger in public will be as shameful as smoking in the future
  • Cat that adopted the whole neighbourhood
    05:01 pm Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    If you have been living here for a while, you will soon find out that Dubaiins are people that are kind to stray animals and also ready to help humans who have fallen on bad times
  • Can’t stop working after office hours
    Jan 10, 2017 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    Instead of an email, a phone call wakes you just as things were going nicely and just as you were taking the huge pizza box from the delivery guy — in your dream
  • Celebrating a stress-free New Year
    Jan 03, 2017 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    I felt no pressure or stress about trying to enjoy myself at the dawn on 2017
  • Turning the page for a brand New Year
    Dec 27, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    Psychologists tell us how writing down our goals gives you impetus to achieve them
  • Scared to go on a holiday
    Dec 20, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    Studies have shown that vacations prevent cardiovascular disease and help you not to have a heart incident
  • My food is not grown or born, it’s takeaway
    Dec 13, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    The battle to eat healthy is not as easy as it sounds. Spare me a thought if I give in
  • Social media makes fake news popular
    Dec 06, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    If you repeat a lie often enough, it starts to feel like the truth
  • The address matters, after all ...
    Nov 29, 2016 Mahmood Saberi Special to Gulf News
    Finally, I found just the place to rent — heading towards Abu Dhabi, a few kilometers away from Dubai, off Shaikh Zayed Road
  • Get health insurance and go for a walk
    Nov 22, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    Unfortunately, some of the latest diseases that are known as lifestyle diseases or non-communicable diseases have no symptoms
  • When your money suddenly becomes worthless
    Nov 15, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    ‘As soon as I get out of the airport in Delhi, I will get to the bank and stand, or sit, in the queue ...’
  • You are never too young to write your life story
    Nov 08, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    Judging from the packed lives these young folk lead, they have a lot to say
  • You can never go home again
    Nov 01, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    Expats hardly mark the passage of time with the disappearing of hair on the head. Instead, they mark their timeline with how difficult it was in those early years
  • You don’t call me anymore ...
    Oct 25, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    People are talking less and texting more these days
  • Sweet smell of counterfeit colognes
    Oct 18, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    The way to tell if a fragrance is a fake is that there will be something a little off about the scent and the colour of the fluid in the bottle will be different from the original
  • James Bond has no class anymore
    Oct 11, 2016 Mahmood SaberiSpecial to Gulf News
    The world may not be enough for some, but for most of us, this is all we have