In pictures: Emirates’ inaugural non-stop flights to Boston
Emirates Airline's inaugural non-stop flight to Boston on Monday was capped with a performance by songwriter Enrique Iglesias. The Dubai carrier is participating in the India Aviation airshow in Hyderabad which runs from March 12 to March 16.
In pictures: Crashing Ford cars to make them safer
It takes high-tech computing power, dummies fitted with up to $700,000 in sensors and about 600 full-scale crash tests a year to ensure Ford vehicles meet global safety standards.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
UAE cricket team missing crucial indigenous element
Squad representing the Emirates at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh does not contain one Emirati, or even Arabic speaker.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
An Abu Dhabi family happy to live in the past
Abu Dhabi has been transformed in the past half century but you can still find traces of its origins. One such relic is an old single-storey house that may look hopelessly outdated but for one family it is part of their history and holds a special place in their hearts.
March 5, 2014
Selina Denman goes behind the scenes to see how a Chanel dress is transformed from a designer's vision to the runway.
January 25, 2014
We roundup the best looks at Paris Haute Couture Week – from Chanel and Dior to regional designers Elie Saab and Zuhair Murad.
December 12, 2013
A guide to luxury gifts for her for Christmas
December 12, 2013
This month's names, numbers and news of note.
August 9, 2013
The Life: Villa La Pausa, the fabulous former French Riviera home of the fashion icon and designer Gabrielle 'Coco' Bonheur Chanel, the founder of the Chanel brand,...
February 14, 2013
Seth Weisser, the founder of the vintage chain What Goes Around Comes Around, launches a collection of vintage Chanel pieces at Harvey Nichols, Dubai.
April 7, 2012
Mimi Spencer analyses the modern trend in which those with new money buy couture and the well-heeled simply try to blend in.
October 6, 2011
The underwater theme was clear in two of the most anticipated shows of the season.
September 11, 2011
Recession and social conscience have conspired to produce the 'designer market' in Dubai, where the owners of unwanted luxury items can put them back into circulation.