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Abu Dhabi International Hunting & Equestrian Exhibition (Abu Dhabi 2015) Next September  Abu Dhabi International Hunting & Equestrian Exhibition (Abu Dhabi 2015) Next September

Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and chairman of the Emirates Falconers Club, supported by The Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee, and or...


Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) celebrates Bait Al Oud seventh anniversary in  Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) celebrates Bait Al Oud seventh anniversary in

As a celebration of the seventh anniversary since the founding of Bait Al Oud in Abu Dhabi, the Abu Dhabi-based music institution dedicated to the teaching and learning of the traditional Oud instrument, will be organising a concert to be held this week a...


Qasr Al Hosn Festival Attracts Nearly 120,000 Visitors in Just 11 Days?  Qasr Al Hosn Festival Attracts Nearly 120,000 Visitors in Just 11 Days?

Nearly 120,000 people were taken on a journey of Abu Dhabi’s cultural heart when they made their way to the Qasr Al Hosn Festival, which took place in the Capital from February 11thto 21st....


SPOTLIGHT ON RIGHTS INITIATIVE TO PROMOTE TRANSLATIONS INTO AND FROM ARABIC AT ABU DHABI INTERNATION  SPOTLIGHT ON RIGHTS INITIATIVE TO PROMOTE TRANSLATIONS INTO AND FROM ARABIC AT ABU DHABI INTERNATION

A subsidy scheme that supports the translation of books into and out of Arabic is expected to attract significant numbers of new copyright deals for publishers at this year’s Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF)....


Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces Literature, Children’s Literature and Young Author Shortlist  Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces Literature, Children’s Literature and Young Author Shortlist

The annual Sheikh Zayed Book Award has revealed nine shortlisted candidates in the “Literature”, “Children’s Literature”, and “Young Author” categories for its 2015 prize....






65th Edition of Berlin International Film Festival Draws to a Close
 
65th Edition of Berlin International Film Festival Draws to a Close

The 65th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival has concluded on Saturday evening, February 14, 2015. Latin American films swept up ten awards at the Festival, as per...

 SHEIKH ZAYED TO BE FOCUS PERSONALITY AT 2015 ABU DHABI INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR
 
SHEIKH ZAYED TO BE FOCUS PERSONALITY AT 2015 ABU DHABI INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has announced that the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founder of the United Arab Emirates,...

STAATSKAPELLE DRESDEN ORCHESTRA TO PERFORM IN ABU DHABI AND AL AIN
 
STAATSKAPELLE DRESDEN ORCHESTRA TO PERFORM IN ABU DHABI AND AL AIN

One of the world’s best orchestras, Germany’s Staatskapelle Dresden, will perform an outdoor concert in the magnificent surroundings of Al Jahili Fort in Al Ain this week, the...


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Monday 23rd of February 2015 07:51:55 AM

A subsidy scheme that supports the translation of books into and out of Arabic is expected to attract significant numbers of new copyright deals for publishers at this year’s Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF).



Interest surges in Abu Dhabi Classics Revival as curtain raiser sells out The relaunched Abu Dhabi Classics concert season has struck a chord regionally and internationally with


Dylan Thomas poem animated for National Poetry Day A poem by Dylan Thomas has been brought to life in a short animated film to mark National Poetry Day.


A campaign to save Shibam from cement invasion Buildings of the marvellous town of Shibam, often referred to as Shibam Hadhramaut, in Yemen, are struggling


Husband translates Pavlova: Dedicated to the One I Love Poet Vera Pavlova discusses the unique satisfaction she feels when Steven Seymour translates her poetry.


Wednesday 24th of October 2012 05:02:16 PM

An announcement got out from the Abdulkarim Merghani Cultural Center which organizes Al-Tayeb Saleh Prize for Fiction Creativity that Adel Saad and Sarah al-Jack won the prize fifty-fifty in the tenth edition of the contest.



Prize invites entries UNESCO-Sharjah Prize opens way for entries


Hacked by angry Syrians Zayed Al-Ruweis December, 4, 2010 (Poetry News Agency) -- a group of people have managed to hack the


Literary clubs website suffers neglect Zayed El-Ruwies Riyadh, 29 November 2010 (Poetry News Agency) ndash; The website of the Literary Club


The United World Poets Poetry The worldwide poetry community network United World Poets was recreated to better suit and support poets.


Saturday 04th of October 2014 05:22:39 PM

The Iraqi Ministry of Culture has announced results of the 7th edition of Nazik Al-Malaika Prize for Feminine Creativity.



Cleveland state presents nationally-recognized spoken word poet Kane Smego Cleveland State Community College is hosting Kane Smego, nationally-recognized spoken word poet and artistic


Poets flock to take part in the new season of the Million’s Poet competition The Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee - Abu Dhabi is intensifying its preparations for the


The biggest contest for poetesses Poet and TV figure Abdullah Humair has put his final touches on the outline for the biggest poetry contest


Poetry contest on Twitter Poet and media announcer Mohamed bin Fahm has initiated a poetry contest via Twitter under the name of


Tuesday 24th of February 2015 08:29:33 AM

Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and chairman of the Emirates Falconers Club, supported by The Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee, and or



Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) celebrates Bait Al Oud seventh anniversary in As a celebration of the seventh anniversary since the founding of Bait Al Oud in Abu Dhabi, the Abu


Qasr Al Hosn Festival Attracts Nearly 120,000 Visitors in Just 11 Days? Nearly 120,000 people were taken on a journey of Abu Dhabi’s cultural heart when they made their way to the


Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces Literature, Children’s Literature and Young Author Shortlist The annual Sheikh Zayed Book Award has revealed nine shortlisted candidates in the “Literature”, “Children’s


65th Edition of Berlin International Film Festival Draws to a Close The 65th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival has concluded on Saturday evening, February 14,


Sunday 05th of October 2014 02:25:32 PM

Moroccan poetess Sabah al-Dubai, who recently won the 3rd place at the 7th edition of Nazik Al-Malaika Prize for Feminine Creativity, said winning such prize is considered an honour.



Al-Samman: Some Ramadanic traditions seize to exist Yemeni writer Suhair al-Samman said many traditions and customs in Ramadan vanished and have been extinct.


Tunisian Writers Union members resign Every now and then, a member of the Tunisian Writers Union submits his/her resignation from the union,


Saqr says Hala February poetry evening was exceptional Poet Nayef Saqr has confirmed that the poetry evening he took part in at the Hala February Festival with poet


Egyptian Culture Minister seeks establishing virtual cultural palaces Egyptian Minister of Culture, Dr Mohamed Saber Arab, yesterday, has announced that the ministry seeks setting


Friday 21st of November 2014 11:35:57 AM

Security forces at the Eden International Airport have managed to foil a smuggling attempt of a number of copper ports with historical engravings to Turkey.



TCA Abu Dhabi takes part at Frankfurt Book Fair 2014 As the publishing world gathers at the 2014 Frankfurt Book Fair, the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority


SZBA announces longlist for “Literary and Art Criticism” & “Translation” The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has announced its long-list of entries contesting its “Literary and Art


Al-Jahmi, Farrag joinly win Al-Babtain's Prize for Poetic Creativity Yemeni poet Ahmed Abdu al-Jahmi has won the prize for the best poem within Prizes for Poetic Creativity of


Roth and the 'retiring’ artists who never can say goodbye The author's halting withdrawal from the world's stage proves that, in showbiz, retirement is a flexible


Monday 16th of December 2013 10:36:03 AM

"There is one thing the richest man can never purchase: yesterday."



Students learn more about poet during visit to Lockerbie residence Though the frost was not yet on the punkin, everything else James Whitcomb Riley was in play Thursday: his


Bokova deplores damage to cultural heritage sites in Egypt The head of the United Nations cultural agency has expressed grave concern for Egypt’s cultural heritage


Socialism, poetry and folk tales Michael Rosen on a socialist childhood, writing poetry and losing his 18-year-old son to meningeal


3-year-old kid astonishes audience Gana Wahid, a 3-year-old Egyptian child who astonished the audience when she recited a poem in praising


Saturday 04th of October 2014 05:34:52 PM

It Is Solved By Walking, the 2012 Governor General’s award-winning play by Nova Scotia playwright Catherine Banks, is a rich sensory and intellectual experience.



 Poet of a magical Latin American world AS HE later told it, Gabriel García Márquez, who has died at his home in Mexico City, made the most


The Life of Basil Bunting by Richard Burton In this entralling, expertly researched portrait, the modernist poet is revealed as more active than Eliot


Art of poetry Poet and artist Lang Leav’s works come from an intensely personal place.


'In Flanders Fields' poet to be honoured with statues In late April of 1915, John McCrae, an experienced Canadian soldier and surgeon, was deep in the trenches


Monday 16th of December 2013 10:37:37 AM

Nefro Publishing House will host poets Zein Alabedin Khairy and Doaa Abdel-Wahab on Thursday, 19 December, at 6pm



Poetry evening for contest winners The Literary Club in Riyadh has organised a poetry evening last Wednesday for three of the winners of “A Poem


Poet series’ anniversary reading coming this weekend A year ago this month Perry County’s only monthly poetry reading was first held in downtown Hazard, and now


Bahrain hosts 1st GCC Media Forum Monday The 1st Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Media Forum kicks off in Bahrain today.


Ten poets celebrates the Saudi National Day More than ten poets are taking part at the poetry evening that the Taif Literary Club is organizing next


 


Ahmed Shawqi grandson in first visit to museum

Although Dawrish is remembered as the poet of national resistance, his poetry had a universal

Some “despicable” statements by Algerian Minister of Communication and Culture, Khalida Toumi, also

It did not cross the mind of the Dutch right-wing Freedom Party that its former member Arnaud

General President of Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice (CPVPV), Dr

Alexander Pushkin remembered

His Eminence Sheikh Abdulaziz Abdullah Al Sheikh, the grand mufti of Saudi Arabia, has opened fire

A novella by an Azeri author that portrays ethnic Armenians sympathetically has provoked an uproar

Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, (3 November 1918 – 2 November 2004) was the principal driving force

Activities of the 1st Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Media Forum kicked off in the Bahraini



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Abu Dhabi, 4 November 2010 (Poetry News Agency) -- Sultan Al-Amaimi, the director of the Poetry

Wednesday 27th of February 2013 11:00:28 AM

The Abu Dhabi Company for Media has announced appointing Mohamed al-Hammady as the editor-in-chief

16-02-2011

Paris, 16 February 2011 (Poetry News Agency) -- The French media announced that the Noted French

Saturday 10th of August 2013 09:30:28 AM

Do autobiographies have to be true, legally? Disgraced cycling star Lance Armstrong had the right

10-11-2010

Egypt, 10 November 2010, (Poetry News Agency) ndash; A life story movie about the Egyptian poet

22-08-2011

Special August 22, 2011 (Poetry News Agency) -- Poets are not only interest in poetry but also

Friday 30th of August 2013 05:25:01 PM

Today we have a very special guest whose words are glittering between his fingers, young Syrian

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