The pearl industry once underpinned the economy of the United Arab Emirates, but the trade collapsed in the 1930s. (@dctabudhabi)
David Suchet as Hercule Poirot (right) and Hugh Fraser as Captain Hastings. Photo: Alamy
A pearl meat-tasting session at the Cygnet Bay Farm. Photo: Tourism Australia

The pearls of Cygnet Bay

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Plum Sykes. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint

‘Chick lit’ is a bit dated now

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Tourists at Pearl Harbour Historic Sites.

Tour: Remembering Pearl Harbour

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Foxtail millet pulao with chicken and spinach. Photo: Samar Halarnkar<br />

Pearl, foxtail and other old grains

6 min read . 07 Jul 2016
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