Skip to main content

Breaking News
  • Europe Air Safety Agency will shortly lift recommendation to avoid flying to Tel Aviv, said the spokesman (Reuters)
  • Missing Air Algerie plane is Airbus A320 carrying 110 passengers to Algiers – Algerian Official
  • Air Algerie says it has lost contact with a plane leaving from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • European Central Bank says its website hacked, some email addresses and other contact information stolen but no market sensitive data affected
  • European Court of Human Rights rules Poland violated European Convention on Human Rights by allowing CIA to detain two al Qaeda suspects on Polish territory
Dubai’s twisted tower is world’s tallest
close share panel

Share this article

Twitter Facebook
| Share this article
|

Stretching 310 metres into the sky, Dubai has officially opened the world’s highest twisted tower in the prestigious Marina district.

Costing 272 billion dollars, inside the 73-storey skyscraper each floor is rotated by 1.2 degrees to achieve the full 90 degree spiral to mimic the shape of human DNA.

Photo: Imad Marie

Copyright © 2014 euronews

More about:
| Share this article
|

Log in
Please enter your login details