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.
For UAE cricket team, home is where you can hang your cap
Sharjah-born bowler Ahmed Raza happy to reach his goal after 11 years of anguish.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
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 6, 2014
Let outer space inspiration amplify your summer wardrobe with eclectic designs in metallic shades of cobalt, orange and silver.
March 5, 2014
Checking out the spring/summer 2014 runway looks inspire by the Wild West.
March 2, 2014
Gemma Champ talks to the Saudi-born handbag ‘engineer’ Princess Reema Bandar Al Saud.
February 27, 2014
Embrace this season’s 1990s vibes with a pair of faded jeans. Choose from skinny embellished versions to dressed-down, high-waisted mom jeans.
February 19, 2014
London Fashion Week reasserted the talents of veteran brands and prompted younger designers to enjoy the inherent qualities of luxury winter fabrics. Here are our highlights straight from the catwalk shows.
February 16, 2014
The explosion of social media is perhaps the greatest revolution in fashion since Mary Quant’s mini skirt, transforming the industry’s branding and fan base.
February 15, 2014
From a wall that oozed chocolate to the A-listers on the front row – here are 12 of the most notable moments that caught our eye during New York Fashion Week.
February 13, 2014
Geometric accessories make their mark this season from high jewellery to high street. Strict shapes with cut-out details are essential for a sleek appeal.
February 12, 2014
Still at a loss for what to buy that special someone? Here are some less-conventional tokens of affection on the market, both for him and her.
January 29, 2014
Laudomia Pucci di Barsento, the daughter of Emilio Pucci, has visited the label's Abu Dhabi boutique and talked to us about heritage, change and the Pucci DNA.
January 26, 2014
A look at the best in golf clothing and accessories.
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.
January 18, 2014
Turkey's storied label Gilan aims to be the first jewellery house out of the East to make it in the West. Indeed, it already has a store in New York and sells through the Ritz Paris.
January 12, 2014
Apart from slashed prices at more than 6,000 retail outlets and 70 malls across the UAE, there’s plenty more on offer besides. Here’s your alternative guide to the 19th Dubai Shopping Festival.