Sarah Geronimo bringing her Perfect 10 concert to Abu Dhabi
Sarah Geronimo, the Filipina superstar, is bringing her Perfect 10 concert to the du Forum on Yas Island.
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.
In pictures: India’s health and fitness guru Mickey Mehta
Mickey Mehta, whose client list reads like a who’s who of India’s elite, describes himself as a “holistic health guru” and “a life coach and philosopher”.
Fast & Furious’s Don Omar talks about the late Paul Walker
The Puerto Rican singer Don Omar opens up about the death of his friend, Paul Walker, and his performance at the Dubai Music Awards later this year.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
October 24, 2013
Now that the cooler climes have set in, it’s time to start entertaining in earnest. Impress your guests with these artful tabletop accessories Blond ambitionD. Tales has launched a raft of new products this month, including...
September 19, 2013
Revamp your space starting from the bottom up. Here's our pick of the rugs and carpets that are bound to bring some life to your floors.
April 26, 2012
Materials that react to light, touch and changes in temperature are quietly being integrated into life-changing products for the home.
April 21, 2012
The television drama is influencing interiors as well as fashion, and many home furnishing products out there make the look easy to achieve.
April 12, 2012
More and more, jewellery experts and furiture designers are collaborating to create striking statement pieces.
April 5, 2012
A simple design aesthetic is still in favour, but eccentricity is creeping in. Watch for things like ornate Baroque patterns and stronger retro influences.
March 29, 2012
Yellow brings energy, warmth and a sense of intelligence, which white keeps the look clean and neutral.
March 22, 2012
If you can anticipate the next big thing in home fashion, you might be able to snag a stylish antique before the price becomes inflated.
March 10, 2012
The exhibition is your opportunity to see up close many items that embody some of the season's hottest trends.
March 1, 2012
Scientific developments are allowing designers to create new sculptural, faceted and fractured surfaces.
February 23, 2012
Last year's cold minimalism has been superseded by natural materials, pronounced irregular textures, burnished surface finishes and understated metallic effects.
February 18, 2012
The simple, elegant style is taking on a lasting, timeless appeal.
February 9, 2012
The right chair can bring a whole interior together as well as say a lot about the owner.
February 2, 2012
The plate maker The New English is applying illustration, mixed media and other innovative techniques to make ceramic plates a collector's item for a new generation.