Sheikh Khalifa

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How the UAE's cultural landscape was transformed under Sheikh Khalifa's leadership
The late President left behind a formidable legacy in the world of arts and culture
Arts & Culture
May 13, 2023, 4:20 AM
Sheikh Khalifa's medical legacy transformed UAE cancer care
Research programme and training have helped extend the lives of thousands of patients
May 13, 2023, 4:00 AM
'He was a champion for education': How Sheikh Khalifa helped Abu Dhabi's oldest schools
Bangladeshi and British schools tell of their debt of gratitude to the late President
May 13, 2023, 3:25 AM
Sheikh Khalifa's life and legacy remembered
A year after the UAE President's death on Friday, May 13, 2022, his contributions to society live on
May 13, 2023, 3:00 AM
Timeframe: Ten years after Sheikh Khalifa's visit cemented an enduring bond with Britain
He began his two-day trip with a ceremony at Windsor Castle, following in the footsteps of the UAE's Founding Father
April 28, 2023, 6:01 PM
Sheikha Shamma tells UK climate show worldwide effort vital to tackle crisis
The award-winning campaigner warns ecosystems risk collapse unless the warming of planet is reversed
October 19, 2022, 2:01 PM
President Sheikh Mohamed pays tribute to Sheikh Khalifa as mourning period ends
Sheikh Mohamed hailed late president as enduring symbol of generosity, goodwill and humanitarianism
June 22, 2022, 6:30 PM
UAE flags raised today as mourning period for Sheikh Khalifa ends
Sheikh Khalifa died on May 13 at the age of 73
June 22, 2022, 4:17 AM
Platinum jubilee a moment for the UAE to appreciate lifetime of friendship with the queen
The British monarch has witnessed the entirety of the Emirates' 50-year history during her inspirational tenure
June 02, 2022, 6:00 AM
President Sheikh Mohamed receives call from China's President Xi
Chinese leader offers condolences over death of Sheikh Khalifa
May 31, 2022, 12:31 PM
UN General Assembly pays tribute to Sheikh Khalifa
UN flag lowered to half-staff as mark of respect
May 24, 2022, 1:47 PM
Sheikh Mohamed accepts further condolences from world leaders
Dignitaries paid tribute to Sheikh Khalifa and congratulated Sheikh Mohamed on his election as President
May 20, 2022, 6:01 PM
UAE artists pay tributes to Sheikh Khalifa and honour President Sheikh Mohamed
From digital paintings to diamond art, artists are using their creativity to honour the leaders
May 19, 2022, 2:50 PM
UN Security Council honours Sheikh Khalifa
Top UN body holds moment of silence for the UAE leader, who died last week
May 18, 2022, 4:26 PM
Sheikh Mohamed says condolences have been source of comfort
As family mourn death of Sheikh Khalifa, respect for him around the globe is clear to see
May 18, 2022, 12:22 PM
Abu Dhabi's Hindu temple honours Sheikh Khalifa’s legacy of peace and tolerance
Prayers for Sheikh Khalifa offered in temples across the world
May 18, 2022, 12:00 PM
Sheikh Khalifa's granddaughter commits to continuing sustainability legacy
Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan aims to tackle climate change by pushing for a circular economy
May 18, 2022, 11:02 AM
'We are here for you': video shows rulers offering support to President Sheikh Mohamed
Leaders tell the President that the country and people are in safe hands under his stewardship
May 17, 2022, 4:20 PM
Turkey's Erdogan meets UAE President Sheikh Mohamed in Abu Dhabi
Turkish president offers condolences following the death of Sheikh Khalifa
May 17, 2022, 4:05 PM