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2011-06-28 11:04:00

DUBAI, UAE, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel group and member of Dubai Holding, has celebrated the victory of its global brands ambassador, golfer Rory Mcllory, in the US Open at the Congressional Country Club, Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Rory McIlroy [http://www.jumeirah.com/Jumeirah-Group/About-Jumeirah-Group/Sponsorship-and-events/Rory-McIlroy ] , 22, led the tournament from start to finish, a feat which had not been achieved...

2011-05-19 07:48:00

DUBAI, UAE, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Burj Al Arab launches its first TV ad promoting the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab - often voted the world's most luxurious hotel. The new Burj Al Arab video - a TV advertising first for the luxury hotelier - invites holidaymakers visiting Dubai to "leave the ordinary behind" by indulging in a stay at the uber-luxurious property.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.