A home of their own for Indian expats
Thanks to the fall in value of the rupee, many non-resident Indians find themselves well positioned to buy a property back home. But with elections coming up amid continuing uncertainty, timing is crucial.
In pictures: Dubai ‘ghost tower’ gets breath of life
Shams 1, a tower of 317 apartments completed by master developer Dubai Properties Group back in 2006, but has lain mostly empty throughout Dubai property's boom and bust years, is finally coming to the market.
In pictures: Dubai Police’s new super boat
As well as its fleet of supercars, Dubai Police now has a new super boat.
Siege of Syrian arms depot exposes chemical weapons fears
Detailed accounts describe military commanders from the US, Europe and Arab states scrambling to make sure the weapons did not fall into the hands of Al Qaeda-affiliated rebels after information emerged the bunker could contain sarin gas.
In pictures: 2014 Geneva Motor Show displays the stylish and conceptual
The 84th edition of the show opens its doors with a vast array of stunning cars, and creative design and engineering.
Milena Martinou is finding a way to get in her fitness kicks
Milena Martinou has a degree in finance and she does not have an aggressive streak. Remember that as she co-headlines Fight Night on Friday night at Du Forum on Yas Island.
September 26, 2013
Dubai Autodrome is launching the Clio Cup driving experience on October 1 – we're first to try it out.
May 31, 2013
The stunt coordinator of Fast and Furious 6 is in Dubai for the Extreme Car Park drift demo and stunt scenes.
April 19, 2013
Packed with kit, really well made and designed, the Santa Fe makes a convincing case for itself.
August 24, 2012
It's a decent car for the money, but Kevin Hackett still finds this luxury saloon to be yawn inducing.
June 1, 2012
Road Test After driving too many supercars, Kevin Hackett comes back to Earth in a less than Sunny saloon.
April 26, 2012
Mazda's little runaround isn't that bad a car but it falls short up against tough competition in the subcompact segment.
April 20, 2012
An upgraded interior gives the Malibu more cruising appeal, with a lot of features you'd normally find on higher-priced cars.
March 30, 2012
The expansion of the up! family, with a five-door model following the smash hit three-door, could turn the small car into one of Volkswagen's biggest success stories.
March 23, 2012
Road Test Through trying to appeal more to men, the new Beetle loses the distinguishing characteristics that made it so popular.
March 10, 2012
Road Test A resurgent South Korean marque at last has the style and substance to top its Japanese rivals.
March 9, 2012
Road Test It's impossible to ignore how much car one gets for a seemingly paltry sum with Kia's saloon edition of its cheerful workhorse Rio.
March 2, 2012
Many car buyers treat their wheels much like white goods, but this appliance may well be the best-looking small car on the road today.
February 10, 2012
Satwa is known for its cheap garages and parts, but Imthishan Giado finds business isn't what it used to be.
January 6, 2012
Road Test The Cygnet is a clever idea and an appealing, if not an exceptional, little city runabout.