Emirates Airline and Qatar Airways defend cabin crew rules
Carriers defend their policies on pregnancy and marriage. Emirates has a policy whereby female cabin crew who become pregnant in the first three years have to leave.
In pictures: Indian soldiers on the First World War battlefields
Pre-partition India, which included present-day Pakistan and Bangladesh, provided more than 1.27 million men to the Allies during the First World War.
How investigators unlock air crash secrets
The disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines 777 has left 239 passengers presumably dead. Thankfully, air tragedies are rare. Investigators face the task of finding out what happened to the aircraft, as they have done since the first major jet air crash in 1954.
Skincare’s great secrets include placenta facials
Placenta (yes, you read that correctly) is proving to be the latest Hollywood beauty secret. Now, a clinic in Dubai is offering what claims to be an age-defying treatment.
In pictures: 12 new restaurants to try in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
The National takes a look at 12 new restaurants that have recently opened up in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
In pictures: Search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 widens
Vietnamese searchers on ships worked throughout the night but could not find a rectangle object spotted Sunday afternoon that was thought to be one of the doors of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that went missing more than two days ago.
March 10, 2014
Milk Music service includes more than 200 stations and 13 million songs
March 9, 2014
Data from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority shows that 51 per cent of handsets registered in the last three months of the year were smartphones, up from 46 per cent in the third quarter.
March 9, 2014
Here are the top 10 mobile handets in the UAE by specific model for the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the Telecommunications Regulation Authority.
March 5, 2014
The spike in tablets sales during the year was fuelled by improvements in lower-end smaller-screen tablets, many of them running Google’s Android software.
February 25, 2014
Unveiled at Mobile World Congress, the device has a leather feel, will ship in black, white, blue or gold and can survive 30 minutes at the bottom of a metre-deep pond.
February 24, 2014
Wearable devices that can monitor everything from heart rates to emotions are set to become an everyday aspect of day to day life. The falling cost of sensors that measure degrees of movement is one reason why this brave new world will soon be the...
February 23, 2014
Samsung has been working with other companies including Intel to develop the Tizen open-source platform, cutting its dependence on Google’s technology.
February 19, 2014
You meet someone and their profile pops up before your eyes. You put on your VR glasses and dive into a private world. This is where wearable tech is taking us, writes Adriana Rangel.
February 18, 2014
The new Galaxy smartphone, with an improved battery and camera, will be released about the same time as an upgraded Galaxy Gear smartwatch.
February 9, 2014
Nguyen Ha Dong, a Hanoi-based game developer, announced the grounding of the addictive game in a Tweet on Saturday in which he also apologised to Flappy Bird players.
February 5, 2014
Apple's chief executive Tim Cook continued his tour of the UAE with a visit to Etisalat's headquarters to meet with Ahmad Julfar, chief executive of Etisalat Group.
January 12, 2014
Retailers in the UAE must start making space on the shelves for a new wave of high-tech devices.
January 7, 2014
From televisions, to vacuum cleaners and fridges, Samsung and LG are turning their smartphones into remote controls and hubs to control all the devices in the home.
January 6, 2014
A vacuum cleaner that isn't easily tilted on its side earns praise from our reviewer.