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The year that was: Mesmerising moments from 2019

Published on December 22, 2019 at 17.00

Here's a look at some of the pictures that made headlines over the past year.

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His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai celebrates the victory at Dubai World Cup at Meydan. -Photo by Shihab
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Pope Francis blesses a child during his tour before the Holy Mass at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi.-Photo by Juidin Bernarrd/Khaleej Times
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It was a joy to see Maan hugging his little brother Omer after the Eid Al Adha prayer at Al Noor Mosque in Sharjah Corniche Street on Sunday August 11, 2019. -Photo by Juidin Bernarrd/Khaleej Times
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Guiness World Record attempt for largest Human Image of a rocket involving 11,400+ students from six different schools at Pace International School Sharjah on Thursday, November 28, 2019.- Photo by Juidin Bernarrd/Khaleej Times
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Moto Cross biker, Jinan CD in action at the DMX track in Jebel Ali, Dubai.-Photo by Neeraj Murali/Khaleej Times
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Judicators from the Guinness World Record inspecting the world's largest knitted blanket and largest display of knitted hearts showcased at the Dubai Sports City in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record and to provide for the underprivileged around the world. -Photo by Neeraj Murali/Khaleej Times
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Pedestrians in DIFC use an umbrella following heavy downpour across the United Arab Emirates on November 20, 2019. -Photo by Neeraj Murali/Khaleej Times
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A participant holds a falcon at the Liwa desert after camping during the 500km camel trek organized by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre in Abu Dhabi.- Photo by Neeraj Murali/Khaleej Times
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Emirati driver Amna Al Qubaisi is comforted by her father Khaled Al Qubaisi after she won F4 UAE Trophy Round at Yas Marina Circuit.-Photo by Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
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UAE’s 48TH National Day celebrations at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi.-Photo by Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
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A baby tries to save himself from the rain while crossing the road at Al Wahda street in Sharjah after heavy rain hit UAE on Wednesday morning – Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
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The photo was taken at Khalid Lagoon during the cloudy afternoon, where people busy in their evening exercise in Sharjah – Photo by M. Sajjad
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Enchanting display of lights on Sharjah Municipality building during Sharjah Light Festival 2019.– Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
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Dubai Police fires cannon to announce to mark the ifthar time in the Holy Month of Ramadan at Downtown, Dubai on May 6, 2019. -Photo by Shihab/Khaleej Times
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Dubai's Burj Khalifa pay tribute to Sri Lanka on Thursday evening, April 24, 2019.-Photo by Shihab/Khaleej Times
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Spectacular Diwali fireworks at Dubai Festival City on Thursday ,October 24, 2019.- Photo by Juidin Bernarrd Juidin Bernarrd/Khaleej Times
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Devotees offer Eid prayer at Musallah Al Eid Al-Mankhool in Dubai on Tuesday, June 04, 2019. Photo by Juidin Bernarrd/Khaleej Times
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Dubai's iconic skyscraper playing peek-a-boo in the clouds on Wednesday November 20, 2019. Photo by Juidin Bernarrd/Khaleej Times
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An Airbus A380 along with the Al Fursan squad performs a flyby during the 2019 Dubai Air Show at Al Maktoum International Airport on November 17, 2019. -Photo by Neeraj Murali/Khaleej Times
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A silhouette of camels resting at the Liwa desert during the 500km camel trek organized by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre in Abu Dhabi. Photo by Neeraj Murali/Khaleej Times
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Abu Dhabi Police fires a cannon to announce the ifthar time in the Holy Month of Ramadan at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. -Photo by Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
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UAE Special Olympic athlete Mahmoud Jarour with his gold and Silver medal held at ADNEC as part of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.-Photo by Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
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Fans during the AFC Asian Cup quarter final match between United Arab Emirates and Australia at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain. -Photo by Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
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UAE Armed Forces demonstrate their skills during The 5th Union Fortress show in Al Zorah, Ajman.– Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
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Which one is your favorite Iftar snack? A family buys iftar snacks from a Pakistani snack shop during the Holy month of Ramadan in Sharjah. Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
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Feel the rain, Kids under umbrella enjoying the rain at Al Noor Park in Sharjah on a Friday afternoon – Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
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Artist performing AQUATIC PARADE at Al Majaz Waterfront is a part of Sharjah Light Festival 2019 in Sharjah – Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
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BLUE POINT ridden by William Buick winner of the Al Quoz Sprint during the Dubai World Cup 2019 at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai – Photo by M. Sajjad/Khaleej Times
 
 
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