• April 24, 2018
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Articles by Balaram Menon

  • Wild bluebells form a carpet of blue in the Hallerbos, also known as the ‘Blue Forest’, near the Belgian city of Halle
  • With 7 million bulbs in bloom this spring, and a total of 800 varieties of tulips, this Dutch flower garden is one of the largest in the world
  • The 25th edition of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) is showcasing the latest trends and technologies in the hospitality and aviation markets
  • Making reading fun for children
    Apr 20, 2018 Balaram Menon
    The 10th edition of the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival is taking place at Expo Centre Sharjah till April 28
  • Pictures: The Wenger years at Arsenal
    Apr 20, 2018 Balaram Menon
    It has been a roller-coaster of emotions during the 21 1/2-year tenure of Wenger at Arsenal
  • Saudi launches its first commercial movie theatre, ending a nearly 40-year ban on cinemas
  • Angry demonstrators greet Modi in UK
    Apr 19, 2018 Balaram Menon
    Hundreds of protesters greeted Modi when he arrived in London, demonstrating over a rising tide of sexual violence at home
  • Saudi women embrace sports abayas
    Apr 18, 2018 Balaram Menon
    A sports-friendly version of the abaya gown in Saudi Arabia
  • What's new at UAE cinemas this week
    Apr 18, 2018 Balaram Menon
    A sneak peek into what's showing in theatres across the UAE this weekend
  • In war-torn Yemen, music offers refuge
    Apr 17, 2018 Balaram Menon
    For the youngsters who receive lessons from Abdullah Al Deb’y, music is a refuge from the misery of Yemen’s devastating war
  • The operation is part of a yearlong effort to collar and track 60 elephants in and around Tanzania’s Selous Game Reserve, widely acknowledged as ‘Ground Zero’ in the poaching that has decimated Africa’s elephants in recent years
  • UAE top 10 movie countdown
    Apr 17, 2018 Balaram Menon
    A look at the top 10 movies showing across the UAE during the weekend as provided by VOX Cinemas
  • Look: Inside India’s hospital train
    Apr 16, 2018 Balaram Menon
    The Lifeline Express, a seven-coach train converted into a rolling hospital that has crisscrossed India for 27 years to treat people living in areas with scarce healthcare
  • Fun day out for pets and masters
    Apr 13, 2018 Balaram Menon
    A large number of pet lovers and owners from the country as well as the region took part in the annual Abu Dhabi Pet Festival at Du Arena on Yas Island on Friday.
  • The brutal gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in India triggers nationwide outrage
  • Latest weaponry on show at DefExpo 2018
    Apr 12, 2018 Balaram Menon
    Major global and domestic military firms showcasing their latest weaponry and platforms at the 10th edition of India’s mega defence exhibition ‘DefExpo 2018’