Burj Khalifa stars in HD video from space
A 27-second black and white video of a plane flying over Dubai's skyscrapers captures the imagination of some.
In pictures: Adventure in the desert at Abu Dhabi's Qasr Al Sarab
Mohammad Ashfaq, an adventure guide at the Qasr Al Sarab resort, Abu Dhabi, showcases a day in his working life.
Kolkata Knight Riders lose way as Duminy sizzles for Delhi Daredevils
JP Duminy keeps his head as cameo at the death helps swing it in Delhi's favour in Dubai after captain Karthik plays the anchor role.
Afghan cinema: Forbidden Reel
The lights go down and the projector whirls into action as Sher Mohammed, 35, begins his routine, bouncing back and forth between two projectors, winding reels, and adjusting the carbon arc lamps inside the projectors.
In pictures: Mother forgives her son’s killer as he awaited his execution
An Iranian mother spared the life of her son’s convicted murderer with an emotional slap in the face as he awaited execution with the noose around his neck.
Tyrese reunited with Fazza
Tyrese today posted on his social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) his pleasure at being reunited with the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
March 30, 2014
The Motor Village luxury car show featuring eight brands and 21 premium cars opened on Sunday, March 30. View some of the cars on display, and visitors can test-drive, at the five-day event.
February 15, 2014
Among its competitors, Porsche registered the next best increase in sales, of 26 per cent, followed by Rolls-Royce at 17 per cent and Mercedes at 16.7 per cent. Audi and BMW had increases of 16.3 per cent and 15 per cent, respectively.
January 15, 2014
Sales of Rolls-Royce cars grew by 23 per cent at Abu Dhabi Motors last year placing the capital’s dealership in a four-way race for being the top global dealer of the year.
November 28, 2013
Kevin Hackett finds the A8 Audi has more to offer than just high-tech headlamps.
July 18, 2013
Kevin Hackett gets behind the wheel of the RS7 that was unveiled for the first time in January this year at the Detroit Motor Show.
April 10, 2013
German premium carmaker Daimler is likely to cut its profit expectations for the year, after it said on Wednesday that its core European markets continue to weaken.
April 4, 2013
With the boom in shale oil the fear of the precious resource running out seems to have faded. And that is making itself felt in a resurgence in the popularity of the once-derided gas-guzzling 4x4.
February 20, 2013
In contrast to the desperate state of the car sector in Europe, the Middle East is proving a driving force for manufacturers.
January 25, 2013
Audi's S8 now has a smaller engine but still outpaces almost everything else.
January 3, 2013
Despite the economic problems around the world, demand for premium brands such as Lamborghini, Daimler and Ferrari is accelerating.
December 18, 2012
Some of Europe's most venerable car brands are facing a struggle for survival as a collapse in demand is forcing plant closures and staff cuts.
December 14, 2012
Audi's new S7 manages to combine style. huge performance and an environmental conscience
November 30, 2012
It's still just a hunch but I suspect that Audi is suffering from Italo-envy. This might sound ridiculous, but the evidence is starting to stack up.
September 21, 2012
Motoring awards to be announced in Sharjah at the International Automobile Show