Best photography from around the world, April 17
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
In pictures: Penthouse flat is height of Dubai luxury living
A five-bedroom penthouse in Ocean Heights in Dubai Marina is on sale for Dh25 million and comes with a private pool and an unparalleled view of Dubai.
Video: Local reactions to a national fishing ban
A federal fishing ban has been imposed by the UAE federal government, but local authorities are taking diiferent approaches to implementing the ban. Two fishermen tell two very different sides of the story. Produced by Paul O'Driscoll
New Southampton owner leading club’s resurgence from the shadows
Katharina Liebherr keeping with family tradition and letting others dominate the spotlight
In pictures: Hot cars at New York International Auto Show
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the US car industry. Here are some of the vehicles to be shown in this year’s edition.
Fast & Furious 7 filming in full swing at Emirates Palace
Filming for Fast & Furious 7 has started and we have the first photos of the cast and crew on set at Emirates Palace hotel this morning. Visitors staying at Emirates Palace say they have been kept away from certain areas in the grounds.
April 2, 2014
The new Asian fusion restaurant Smoking Doll, located in Reem Island, offers focused cooking and several standout dishes that transcend gimmickry.
March 26, 2014
The Cupcake ATM, created by Sprinkles bakery, has opened in New York City.
February 22, 2014
We go behind the scenes and into the kitchens on awards night at Gourmet Abu Dhabi.
February 19, 2014
With its heady mix of fine dining and well-heeled revelling, Caramel succeeds in almost everything it aspires to be.
February 18, 2014
The inaugural Dubai Food Festival kicks off with a two-day carnival featuring celebrity chefs, cooking competitions, food tents and live entertainment ranging from stand-up comedy to musical performances.
February 16, 2014
TV's much-loved baker Buddy Valastro, aka Cake Boss, was in Bahrain this weekend. We chatted with him about the success of his long-running cake-themed reality show – and plans to extend his chain of bakeries in the region.
February 12, 2014
Boasting spectacular views and great food, Pierchic in Dubai may well be one of the most romantic restaurants in the UAE, with multiple marriage proposals made within its premises. We sneak a peek at its V-Day dishes and get the chef to share...
February 10, 2014
All you need to know about the Gelato World Tour. Dubai is the only city in the Middle East to host the tour – a three-day event that starts on Thursday.
February 2, 2014
We highlight all the celebrity chefs, notable events, dinners and happenings at this week's Gourmet Abu Dhabi food festival.
January 21, 2014
Flying Etihad first class is nothing less than a once-in-a-lifetime trip, where an exclusive restaurant meets a five-star hotel in the sky. One of their in-flight chefs shares some first-class recipes you can prepare at home.
December 31, 2013
It’s the traditional Arabic sweets shops' wares that I tend to favour – dated storefronts with modest interiors, concealed from street view and found on the ground floors of old residential buildings.
December 12, 2013
The Hermès of chocolate is now available in Dubai.
December 9, 2013
A Pakistani-Canadian chocolatier has opened one of Dubai’s newest homegrown concepts, Cocosia.
November 24, 2013
A UAE-based chef teaches us three Emirati dishes to serve at a National Day feast.