Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
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
Hamburg the dinosaur’s time may be up in Bundesliga
Ever-present for 51 years in the German top-flight, Hamburg face the prospect of relegation, writes Ian Hawkey.
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 17, 2014
The danger, the excitement, the romance – the ocean has it all, and this country is surrounded by some of the most beautiful and clean sea on the planet. So it is little wonder, then, that it proves such a draw to those with a...
October 29, 2013
Assassin’s Creed takes the next adventure of its ‘historical tourism’ series to the high seas with Black Flag.
September 11, 2013
For an expat, nothing beats the ritual of packing a suitcase at the end of a trip home with little delights you know are tough to come by here. We ask a few Abu Dhabi-based expats what they bring back from the holidays.
September 4, 2013
The meat is excellent, but the sauces and side dishes - and the attentive staff - steal the show.
July 24, 2013
Affordable and hearty Filipino fare can be had at Max's Restaurant.
July 23, 2013
Katie Trotter tries out SQOOM, a revolutionary facial system that provides a facelift without the pain and expense.
July 17, 2013
One of the UAE's best gluten-free menus is offered at the colonial French-Vietnamese restaurant Vôi.
July 10, 2013
We sent Nadia El Dasher to try out Haddins' 28-day Advanced Primal Transformation. Did it work?
July 10, 2013
This sleek, upmarket Italian affair is worth going back to.
July 7, 2013
Sarah Ferguson tries out a moisturising, full-body spa treatment ahead of a beach holiday.
June 27, 2013
The thermostat may be hitting those terrible highs, but fear not – our experts have come up with some advice on how to keep cool this summer.
June 25, 2013
Ditch the buffet this Friday and head to a restaurant where you can order a la carte to your hearts' content.
June 24, 2013
The Aesthetic Skincare Centre in Abu Dhabi offers a unique, instant-waterbed type experience, billed as "dry flotation."
June 24, 2013
It just might be the highest yoga class ever taught.