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.
February 20, 2014
My kind of place: Catherine Cooper travels to an altitude of 2,300 metres and discovers one of Europe’s very finest skiing destinations.
February 13, 2014
Andermatt in the Swiss Alps is a perfect mix of luxury and splendid ski opportunities, writes Will Hide.
January 9, 2014
This southern resort has chills and thrills, but its modern luxuries can also warm your senses, writes Mary Novakovich.
December 19, 2013
Minty Clinch went skiing in the Dolomites three times last year. With several new hotels opening in the region, she runs down an overview of the area’s best skiing, accommodation and restaurants.
December 1, 2013
From a steamy thermal bath in Italy and a hydrating oxygen facial in Austria to a relaxing après-ski massage in Canada and bubbling hot springs in Japan, here's our list of spa treatments that generate enough heat to be enjoyed in the cold.
November 7, 2013
October 31, 2013
Conveniently close to Switzerland but without the high prices, the French resort of Morzine.
May 7, 2013
The 44-year-old American spent time in the desert on Monday and visited SkiDubai on Sunday morning where he was videod 'shredding rails' on an impromptu ramp.
April 23, 2013
Ski Dubai will mark World Penguin Day on April 25 by creating a mini-migration route for its resident birds.
January 25, 2013
The elite resort of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, is doing all it can to make its wild peaks accessible for beginners.
December 7, 2012
What's new in the world of skiing this week.
October 26, 2012
The lowdown on the most exciting scenes for skiers.
October 26, 2012
Why modern day Chamonix is a versatile choice for adventure enthusiasts.
September 8, 2012
Desert Snow can create a winter wonderland all year round.