In pictures: Leaders attend UAE and Egypt’s joint military exercise Zayed 1
Leaders from the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt attend a joint military exercise, “Zayed 1” between the UAE and Egyptian armed forces in the Western Region.
In pictures: Best business images of the week to March 12
In pictures: This week's list of business images includes refugee carpet makers in Peshawar; coal energy in Germany and protests at IBM's factory in China.
Porsche, McLaren, and LaFerrari hybrids are best
The Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and the LaFerrari set the pace eco-style.
Video: Nepal aim to prove they belong at T20 World Cup
Nepal's cricketers will make their debut at a global event when they play at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh this month. Produced by Paul Radley
In pictures: 10 things not to miss at Design Days Dubai
Top ten things not to miss at Design Days Dubai.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
January 31, 2013
Robert Bigelow, an eccentric American businessman who made his fortune with budget hotels, has invested $500 million in inflatable space habitats that Nasa is to put to the test in 2015.
December 29, 2012
Profile: Mark Moody-Stuart, the former chairman of Royal Dutch Shell, first stepped foot in Abu Dhabi in the 1960s as a young geologist. Much has changed...
September 14, 2012
It didn’t take long for Mukul Goyal to turn away from a metallurgical engineering job to give design a go. Little did he know that he'd go back to metals as he carved a niche for himself in India and around the world.
September 7, 2012
Profile The American actor who took the cinematic world by storm with Good Will Hunting fell into career rut, but turning back to his filmmaking talents is beginning to bring his fortunes around.
August 31, 2012
The selection of the American actress to be the newest cast member of Downton Abbey would seem to be an odd choice, but the sister of Warren Beatty has spent her life going contrary to people's expectations.
August 17, 2012
The Republican vice presidential nominee has inspired the American right wing. But will the congressman's budget ideas be good or bad for his party?
August 10, 2012
The reasons behind Riad Hijab's departure as the Syrian prime minister may be as murky as his career rise through the Baath party.
August 3, 2012
The US Republican presidential candidate's attempts to sell himself to world leaders was plagued by gaffes. James Langton assesses if he has what it takes for the White House.
July 28, 2012
Olympics 2012: In Britain, Boris Johnson is a national institution, a cross between a music hall performer and an eccentric Classics teacher.
July 13, 2012
The South African has been an inspiration to many, but does he deserve to compete in the Olympics?
June 29, 2012
Even at 87, the most highly respected former US leader is not toning down his rhetoric when it comes to the battle for human rights.
June 22, 2012
Despite elections, Egypt's military leader still holds the country in a grip of iron. Is General Tantawi paving the road to democracy or standing in its path?
May 25, 2012
The death of his brother, Robin Gibb, earlier this week brought to an end the story of the group's intense fraternal rivalry that had been crucial to their success.
May 18, 2012
We profile the social networking revolutionary who celebrated his 28th birthday this week, just as his website's upcoming IPO is set to rake in billions of dollars.