Name game for Dubai Mall’s 155 million-year-old visitor
Suggestions have been coming in thick and fast to name the Dubai Mall dinosaur.
Dh1 billion Falcon Island takes flight under solar power in Ras Al Khaimah
All of the electricity for homes, street lighting, water desalination and cooling will be generated on the island, which will feature 150 luxury villas and mansions with private beaches.
Who’s sitting in that aircraft seat?
Interpol reckon up to 40 million lost or stolen passports and identity papers are scattered over the world. Yet many countries do not follow the UAE’s lead and make regular checks on Interpol’s database, making it easy for the fake papers to be used globally.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
Alonso, Hamilton, Massa more ‘marketable’ than Vettel, says report
The report, issued by research firm Repucom, found Fernando Alonso to be Formula One's most internationally recognised and marketable figure, followed by Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa before Sebastian Vettel.
In pictures: The seventh Abu Dhabi Awards
There were seven winners of the seventh Abu Dhabi Awards who were honoured in a glittering ceremony at Emirates Palace hotel on March 11, 2014.
January 9, 2014
Rym Ghazal visits a centre in Sharjah that will use animal interaction to improve human well-being.
July 25, 2013
The forum of international academics and medical specialists will discuss increasing inclusion of special-needs people in schools and workplaces.
June 26, 2013
The Dh250,000 vehicles fitted with special features to accommodate the needs of passengers with special needs went into service yesterday.
June 24, 2013
Take our poll: Travelling with a passenger with special needs is difficult enough, parents say, without having to pay extra fees for additional services.
June 24, 2013
Take our poll: With 230,000 reduced mobility passengers a year passing through Abu Dhabi airport, the UAE mulls regulations to help them overcome problems related to air travel.
June 12, 2013
Students from the Al Ain Centre for Care and Rehabilitation will be training at a farm in Al Yahar.
November 26, 2012
The Emirates Park Zoo will be celebrating UAE National Day by granting free admission to people with disabilities.
September 7, 2012
Sharjah Transport introduced only one cab but more will come, depending on demand from passengers.
August 30, 2012
Maimed in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, a heroic group of athletes have a new battle to fight - winning gold at the London Paralympics.
July 7, 2012
Dr Lina Owies runs Senses Care Home for Disabled Children in Dubai, a non-profit centre offering 24-hour residential care to 90 children with special needs.
June 16, 2012
Dubai facility aims to help children with disabilities integrate into mainstream education.
May 31, 2012
As the regulations stand, schools that score good marks can apply for a bigger fee increase if they offer special-needs support.
May 22, 2012
Summit hears use of social networks could greatly improve lives.
April 5, 2012
The company founder Benedicte Moubarak is helping to preserve Lebanon's culture and architectural heritage – and meeting a vital social need.