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    10 of the best Amazon finds to declutter your space

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    by Sarah Joseph
    43 mins ago

    We all know that out of calmness comes clarity, but how often do we practice it.
    Occasionally, it’s essential to apply some Mary Kondo tips and tricks to your space, be it at home or in the office environment to ensure more gets done.
    From cable storage amenities to label makers to mark each item, the options are endless and can help create an office space or home that you love. Overall, the process can be a rewarding DIY project. To help you get started, we’ve created a helpful list of tips for organizing every part of your room, including your closet, dresser, and desk.
    So, if you’re thinking of starting from scratch, swipe through our guide of items to help ease the process of organsing.

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    The ultimate capsule wardrobe with these 10 fashion basics

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    by Sarah Joseph
    2 hours ago

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    Ever felt the need to pack less? Or simple spend less time in the morning decided what to wear?
    With endless options in the sartorial world, a decluttered wardrobe rarely lets us make quick decisions on what to wear without spending too much.
    To curate the perfect capsule wardrobe it’s essential to invest in timeless high-quality items and statement pieces in basic hues such as black, white, camel, beige, brown and off-white.
    It all begins with a meticulous edit of impeccably crafted pieces that can stand the true test of time. By focusing on classic pieces that transcend seasons and trends, you’ll be able to purchase must-have pieces that that can successfully create a seasonless closet.
    The key is to curate a collection that exudes sophistication and can be edited accordingly for any occasion.
    So if you’re thinking of revamping your space and starting from scratch, we’re here to guide you with all the basics to buy on your next shopping spree.
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    7 restaurants to try in Qatar’s capital city Doha

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    by Sarah Joseph
    18 hours ago

    From sensational interiors to an array of unforgettable dishes, Doha boasts a flourishing restaurant scene.
    For all the must-try fine dining havens, Emirates Woman has created a guide of all the places to embark on in Qatar’s bustling capital.
    Hakkasan

    This globally renowned restaurant brand opened in Qatar’s capital back in 2013. Located in the opulent St Regis Hotel, Hakkasan Doha has two private dining rooms, an elegant main dining room, an outdoor terrace and a bar and lounge. It’s open from Monday to Sunday, 6pm to 11:30pm and on Fridays and Saturdays for brunch and lunch respectively from 12pm to 4pm.
    For more information visit hakkasan.com
    Morimoto

    Drawing inspiration from both Japanese tradition and Western culinary techniques, Morimoto offers hidden layers of flavour through every dish. With a luxurious dining experience in a 16-seat sushi bar or the main dining area, guests can enjoy the sophisticated area for exclusive dinners and business meetings as it’s open daily from 6pm till 11pm. Located at West Bay Lagoon in Doha, Morimoto offers the best in the fine-dining world.
    For more information visit sbe.com
    IZU

    With another of Chef Izu’s delightful creations, IZU explores the gastronomic world of culinary as each dish is inspired by the chef’s varied works and travels. Promising a memorable dining experience, it uses the finest produce as the restaurant comprises of three seating areas overlooking the Barahat Msheireb. Open all day from 9am to 11pm, it’s located at the Mandarin Oriental hotel.
    For more information visit mandarinoriental.com
    Nobu

    Perched right above the Arabian Gulf, is Chef Nobuyuki’s signature haven with new-style Japanese cuisine at the world’s largest Nobu restaurant in Doha. From the famous black cod to the Nobu style wagyu beef, guests have an array of dishes to choose from. Located at the Four Seasons, it’s open from Monday to Saturday 6pm to 11pm and for brunch on Friday from 1pm to 4pm.
    For more information visit noburestaurants.com
    Three Sixty Restaurant

    This unique restaurant is located on the 47th floor of the torch in Doha, making it the only revolving haven in the city. Making it a must-visit for any visitor, it offers Mediterranean cuisine and breathtaking panoramic views of the Doha skyline. It’s open on weekdays from 6pm to 10:30pm and weekends from 12pm to 3pm and 7pm to 10:30pm.
    For more information visit thetorchdoha.com.qa
    Mosaic

    Serving classic dishes from around the world, Mosaic takes center stage with a lively ambience and an authentic dining experience as it offers a mesmerizing backdrop of the city. Influenced by local materials and shapes, the restaurant’s interiors are inspired by the country’s pearling heritage. From an Arabic grill to the traditional bread oven, the dishes are designed for a culinary journey inspired by the famed Silk Route. Located at the Mandarin Oriental, it’s open daily from 11am to 11pm.
    For more information visit mandarinoriental.com
    Spice Market

    With the best of southeast Asian street food served on a plate, Spice Market is a luxe dining space with handcrafted screens created for intimate moments which are sure to illuminate your night. The delicious dishes are curated by Chef Vongerichten and the restaurant also offers picturesque views of the city’s skyline. Spice Market is open daily except for Friday from 12pm to 4pm and dinner from 7pm to 11:30pm and Thursday & Friday until 12am. The restaurant is located at W Doha Hotel & Residences, West Bay.
    For more information visit spicemarketdoha.com
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    Record-Breaking: UAE receives its highest rainfall in 75 years

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    by Sarah Joseph
    1 hour ago

    With thunder, lightning and heavy downpour in full-swing, health and safety hazards have been issued to stay safe.
    Since 1949, the UAE has seen the largest amount of rainfall in the past 75 years making it an exceptional event in the UAE’s climate history since the start of recording climate data.
    Per Emirates News Agency,The National Centre of Meteorology confirmed that the record rainfall that fell on the country during the past 24 hours until 9 pm on Tuesday, April 16, 2024, is an exceptional event in the UAE’s climate history since the start of recording climate data, and it is expected that the coming hours will witness the recording of larger amounts of rainfall.
    The weather department recorded the highest rainfall in the Khatm Al Shakla area in Al Ain, reaching 254 mm in less than 24 hrs. The National Centre of Meteorology said that the Shuwaib station had recorded 287.6 mm on March 9, 2016.
    Scroll through the gallery of highlights from the rain on April 16, 2024.

    Remote working extension
    Overall, Dubai has extended the remote working period for government employees as well as private school students amid escalating unstable weather conditions in the country.
    Due to the current floods, Private sector institutions have also been encouraged to implement the remote work system tomorrow and take necessary measures to ensure safety for all.
    As safety of its citizens and citizens of utmost priority by the government, everyone has been urged to stay at home to avoid any further hazards.
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    9 fine-dining restaurants in Dubai offering home delivery

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    by Sarah Joseph
    2 hours ago

    Treating yourself to some fine food at home after a long week couldn’t be easier with all the options you have available in Dubai.
    From homemade BBQ kits to signature dishes delivered right to your doorstep, there’s plenty that cater to every palate.
    Make sure you bookmark this Emirates Woman editor-approved list because there’s a lot of fine-dining delivery options to work your way through.
    Couqley French Bistro & Bar

    This French restaurant ensures that they serve all the delectable dishes under one roof. Known for using fresh ingredients, each meal is prepared with careful attention to detail. From their popular tuna tartare to their delectable truffle-mushroom pasta, the entire menu is carefully curated and can be delivered to your doorstep. By offering their very own BBQ kit, customers also have an opportunity to recreate the juice steak in the comfort of their homes.
    For more information visit couqley.ae
    La Cantine du Faubourg

    This sumptuous Parisian restaurant has each dish specially curated by renowned chef Gilles Bosquet. To celebrate any special occasion in style, one can choose from a selection of delectable dishes including salmon carpaccio, foie gras terrine and many more exotic dishes to relish with your loved ones.
    For more information visit lacantine.ae
    Amazónico

    This rainforest-inspired South American restaurant Amazónico, includes all the seasonal favourites such as the Ensalada Amazónico and Guacamole, along with hero dishes such as a selection of desserts including the famous Pina rostizada, caramelized pineapple, corn cake and coconut sorbet. This expansive menu calls for a relaxed night at home to enjoy with your friends and family.
    For more information visit amazonicorestaurant.com
    Shanghai Me

    Inspired by the culinary traditions of East Asia, this restaurant serves recipes that have been brought done from generations with an urban twist. By adding a playful twist that’s preserved from generation to generation all the delicate dishes have been perfected over time and enhanced with irresistible flavours. From Wagyu beef to sushi, the options are endless and it can be relished by all.
    For more information visit shanghaime-restaurant.com
    The Artisan Il Ristorante

    By bringing a piece of Tuscany to Dubai, this much-loved restaurant ensures it takes Italian inspiration with the preparation of each dish. Through the art of gastronomy, the Michelin star chef has prepared an ingredients-driven menu that offers a selection of antipasti and salads. From pizzas to their delectable pasta, everything is freshly prepared by using the art of skilful cooking.
    For more information visit theartisan.ae
    Ninive

    Known for their authentic sharing-style meal, the dishes come from the Middle East, North Africa and Gulf. This Arabic restaurant imbibes a culinary history that comes with a variety of traditions that use a modern touch. From the pumpkin spinach kibbeh to lobster tagine, the options are endless and can be devoured by all for the perfect family-style meal at home.
    For more information visit ninive.ae
    COYA

    From guacamole to maki rolls and Arroz Nikkei, COYA has all the vibrant vibes you need for a delicious celebration at home. From fresh guacamole to delicious ceviche, this restaurant adds their own twists to traditional Peruvian dishes, there’s plenty to try from the menu. Using traditional cooking techniques, the menu focuses on innovation and shaking up classic recipes with their own twists.
    For more information visit coyarestaurant.com
    Hutong

    This contemporary Northern Chinese cuisine restaurant is home to all the delicious dishes ranging from dim sums to the freshly carved Peking duck with pancakes. With a signature dessert collection including Jasmine Tea Brûlée and chocolate mousse, it makes for an irresistible menu that’s surely loved by all. With dishes that can’t be missed this restaurant is surely drawn to ensuring each dish is skillfully prepared.
    For more information visit hutong-dubai.com
    LPM Restaurant & Bar

    LPM offers their celebrated cuisine to loyal fans and newcomers alike or home delivery in Dubai. The specially curated menu will include signature dishes such as Burrata with tomatoes and basil, warm prawns in olive oil, roast baby chicken marinated in lemon, vanilla cheesecake and a selection of make at home mocktails. All dishes will be served in eco-friendly, biodegradable take-out containers. To give you the most authentic experience at home, each delivery includes the restaurant’s trademark table décor a bottle of olive oil, tomato, lemon and freshly baked baguette. A playlist will also be available on Spotify ‘LPM – La Vie en Rosé’, to bring the vibrant French Rivera atmosphere into homes. Très Bien!
    For more information visit lpmrestaurants.com
    All orders can be placed via Deliveroo
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    6 restaurants in Dubai that transform into a sensory dining delight

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    by Sarah Joseph
    43 mins ago

    For a high-octane dining experience you’re in the right place.
    Known for its elaborate theatrics and a one-of-a-kind dining experience, Dubai is never short of venues to visit to experience with your friends and family.
    With a combination of dining and dinner, we’ve curated a guide of upscale dining spots that are sure to impress on your next visit.
    Babylon

    Drawing inspiration from the Mesopotamian city of Babylon, this entertaining haven merges with enchanting fairytales every day in the ‘Gardens of Love’. Prepare to be swept off your feet as you embark on a journey into a world of pure magic at the award-winning DIFC hotspot and step boldly through a mystical portal to enchantment, immersing yourself in an entirely fresh concept for Babylon’s thrilling season three. Located at the Podium Level of Gate Village 05 in DIFC, it’s open from Tuesday to Saturday 8:30pm to 3am and is close on Sunday and Monday.
    For more information visit here 
    Josette

    For a thrilling evening of cabaret performances, burlesque dancers and artists from Paris, this traditional Parisian restaurant amps it up a notch with its old Hollywood charm that guests simply can’t get enough off. With cutting-edge video projection technology to elevate he visual experience, these interactive shows are reminiscent of a bygone era. Located in DIFC, near ICD Brookfield, the Josette shows transcend eras, dance styles and aesthetics with fascination in every performance. The candy-coloured grandeur is elevated with exuberant romance from the ‘1920s taking the dining experience up a level. To experience Josette thrilling shows, a minimum spending of Dhs500 is required in both main dining and lounge areas.
    For more information visit here. 
    Krasota

    By combining all elements of food, art and show, guests can seamlessly dissolve on a journey between reality and artistry. Through the medium of storytelling, this multisensory dining experience merges haute cuisine and artistic brilliance through an ingenious performance. The intimate venue only caters to 20 guests ensuring a personalised experience for everyone who visits. Designed to savour the hidden meanings behind the masterpieces, this multisensory adventure leaves an indelible impression on every palate and imagination. The experience is priced at Dhs1,830 per person and is located at Downtown Hotel.
    For more information visit here. 
    DREAM

    The dreamy venue offers an all-in-one escape from reality. With a range of talented international acts and show-stopping acrobatics, the venue stands out with its Mediterranean-inspired menu and unparalleled mixology, combining classic and signature cocktails. They bring magic and fantasy to life with spectacular 3D visual mapping, captivating performances and acrobatic dancers alongside exquisite Mediterranean cuisine and is located at Address Beach Resort, JBR. It’s open from Wednesday to Sunday 8pm until late and a minimum spend starts at Dhs1,000 and varies depending on the day of the week.
    For more information visit here. 
    Q’s Bar & Lounge

    Q’s Bar and Lounge showcases world-class performances from emerging artists handpicked by the music legend himself who has won 28 Grammys across his career spanning over seven decades and who has collaborated with legendary icons across various music genres. Q’s Bar and Lounge provides the perfect old-world charm that can be enjoyed with sumptuous bar bites, and a wide selection of beverages inspired by the legendary achievements of Quincy Jones. With Versace-designed leather couches, mahogany tables and unmatched acoustics, this spot is a must visit. Located in Palazzo Versace, the performances take place Wednesday to Sunday, 7pm onwards.
    For more information visit here. 
    Theater

    As one of the most unique entertainment hotspots in the Middle East, Theater is committed to presenting real artists and incredible shows while serving up delicious and innovative dishes created by award winning Chef Mattheus Stinnissen. With the debut of ‘Lost in Time’, Theater continues to push the boundaries of entertainment, offering an immersive experience unlike anything seen before. From the swinging melodies of the 1920’s to the revolutionary spirit of rock ‘n’ roll and disco fever of the 1970’s, ‘Lost in Time’ is guaranteed to have audiences of every age. Located at Fairmont Hotel, it’s open from Tuesday to Saturday 10pm to 3am.
    For more information visit here. 
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    In pics: Snippets of Hande Erçel’s Insta-worthy trip to Japan

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    by Sarah Joseph
    3 hours ago

    Known for her wanderlust inspiration, the Hande Erçel added yet another scenic spot to our list this year.
    Having already paid a visit to Bali and Mumbai this year, the actress now visited Japan to perhaps take a break from all the work stress and take a break.
    From sipping on her matcha at The Matcha Tokyo to even visiting the renowned Japanese restaurant WAGYUMAFIA, the Turkish actress made her way around the country, experiencing best what its known for. The Turkish actress visited Osaka and Tokyo during her stay and explored all the key touristic sites which included rejuvenating onsen baths, slurping delicious ramen, and even enjoying the street food delights that looked beyond delectable.
    During her trip she was seen donned in Miu Miu pieces, Kith accessories and Pomelleto jewellery to complement her minimal evening look.
    For many travel enthusiasts, the dream of visiting Japan is almost etherial. The island country is known for its rich culture, modern architecture, zen lifestyle, clean streets, safety, efficient public transport, precise craftsmanship, and top-notch hospitality, including its fresh, flavourful ingredients and diverse culinary offerings.
    As a keen travel enthusiast, Erçel shared a series of portrait images to her 32.1 million fans on Instagram.  So, swipe through the gallery to see the actress’ visit to all the scenic spots in Japan for the ultimate holiday getaway.

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    Looking for budgeted headphones? 5 AirPods Max alternatives

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    by Ruman Baig
    2 hours ago

    Looking for premium sound without breaking the bank with the AirPods Max?
    Look no further. In a world where high-quality audio is often synonymous with hefty price tags, there exists a range of alternative headphones that deliver impressive sound and functionality without the Apple AirPods Max’s premium price.
    Whether you’re an audiophile on a budget or simply seeking value, these alternatives offer a compelling alternative to the high-end market. From sleek designs to advanced features, discover the affordable options that promise to elevate your listening experience without emptying your wallet.
    Best budgeted rivals to Apple AirPods Max:

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