Star Wars: Episode VII evidence in Abu Dhabi desert
After more than a week of speculation, The National has what are believed to be the first photos of a Star Wars shoot in the Abu Dhabi desert.
No words can describe this April 17, your captions will
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Zoom in! This is your Dubai in a single image
On our sixth birthday, we are all about pictures. So here is our #mydubai offering. Using zoom.it, explore the city.
Amir Khan says bout with Luis Collazo ‘will steal the show’ in Las Vegas on May 3
British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan says his fight with Luis Collazo will be the main attraction on same fight card led by Floyd Mayweather Jr and Marcos Maidana, writes Omar Al Raisi.
In pictures: Miele puts art in coffee making
Miele has devoted itself to the art of preparing the black liquid with its beautifully designed coffee machines, living up to its mantra of turning kitchens into cafés.
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December 9, 2013
No matter what your kitchen-related problem is, there exists a desi solution. Whether you are brave enough to give it a go is a different story.
November 11, 2013
Dubai is slowly losing its old shopping bastions, a fact that is hard to come to terms with.
October 28, 2013
Bollywood stars big and small stick to a tired script of politically correct statements but in a recent interview, Kangana Ranaut shone with honesty and charm.
October 14, 2013
After 10 childless years of marriage, I’m still not sure that I want to have a kid, but I welcome the chance to “be” a kid any day.
September 16, 2013
A lifetime's search for the perfect leather jacket ends in some inevitable laughter.
August 19, 2013
Who needs soap operas when there's Facebook, where there's a new episode every five minutes.
August 5, 2013
It's easier to manage the hurt of loss with the safety of geography. I flew back to Dubai, hoping that the distance would make my feelings easier to manage.
July 15, 2013
I can't remember for the life of me why I had done it, but I had cheated on my stylist and gone to someone else for a hair treatment. We never recovered from the incident. I never forgave myself.
July 8, 2013
The only association desis make with my name is that of a laundry whitening agent also called Ujala.
May 13, 2013
Maybe I'm just plain delusional, but for a moment there, I thought I'd wake up to a New Pakistan.
May 6, 2013
It is not just the big issues that wear down on a marriage, but the daily minutiae, too.
April 23, 2013
A hard-lining approach is the only way to deal with people who circulate fake news, like celebrity deaths.
April 2, 2013
I experience withdrawal symptoms if I stay away from Facebook for more than a couple of hours at a time. And then Instagram happened.
March 26, 2013
How many of you girls can honestly say that you have never tried to sneak shopping in under your partner's nose?