Dubai news roundup: March 17

iPad2 now sold in Dubai, weather warning, Holi at Wonderland and more UAE news.

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The highly anticipated iPad2 is now being sold in Dubai, days before the official international launch day and for prices reflecting the demand.
Full story: The National

Weathermen warning people to stay away from the beaches on the weekend due to rough weather conditions causing high waves.
Full story: Emirates 24/7

As part of ‘Plan Abu Dhabi 2030 Vision’ the city is aiming to become one of the world’s five cleanest cities in the world.
Full story: 7days

Gadget fair ‘Big Boys Toys’ is on in Abu Dhabi this weekend, attracting both male and female visitors.
Full story: The National

The Hindu festival of colours, Holi, is celebrated at Wonderland Dubai this weekend. Last year over 10,000 people took part of the vibrant festival.
Full story: 7days

Dubai’s popular Italian joint is getting a “cheesy facelift”

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Sponsored: Tickets to the five-day festival of music and culture are now on sale

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