On our sixth birthday, today’s news told visually
Today in print, we are doing something different: we use only photos, graphics, illustrations and headlines to capture the news in a one-off collector’s edition.
Star Wars: Episode VII evidence in Abu Dhabi desert
After more than a week of speculation, The National has what are believed to be the first photos of a Star Wars shoot in the Abu Dhabi desert.
Map of seperatist movements around the world
The conflict in Ukraine is a classic example of competing aspirations and identities – here’s a look at seperatist movements around the world.
In pictures: Fishing communities in the Northern Emirates
Fishermen in Fujairah and Umm Al Qaiwain worry that new regulations to protect fish stocks are harming their trade. We look at both communities through the lens of our photographers.
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.
In pictures: Special needs driver an exemplary example in the UAE
Photos of Omar Al Miskini, 40, who was named exemplary male driver with special needs by Abu Dhabi Police during the Gulf Traffic Week
April 13, 2014
All you need to know about the eight franchises competing in the Indian Premier League this season.
April 12, 2014
Stylish Indian batsman a calming force in an order featuring Chris Gayle and AB De Villiers, writes Ahmed Rizvi.
March 5, 2014
Fast bowler takes four wickets as touring party beat South Africa in three-Test series decider.
February 27, 2014
Australia's opening batsman accepts ICC sanction after accusing South Africa wicketkeeper of ball-tampering without any basis.
February 21, 2014
AB de Villiers and JP Duminy hit centuries and Wayne Parnell took two wickets with his first three balls as South Africa put Australia under pressure on the second day of the second Test at St George’s Park on Friday.
December 28, 2013
Day 3 of second and final Test against India truncated at Durban as hosts just 35 runs behind with five wickets in hand. Anand Vasu reports.
December 24, 2013
AB de Villiers said the jeers aimed at Dale Steyn and Vernon Philander as they appeared to settle for a draw against India shook up the world No 1 Test bowler.
December 5, 2013
The Indian visitors fail their first test of pace and bounce away from their batting-friendly subcontinental conditions as they lose by 141 runs.
December 5, 2013
The sides were warm ahead of their ODI, with MS Dhoni saying 'we have a lot of love and respect' for South Africa and AB de Villiers replying '(India) are the deserved No 1 team at the moment.
December 4, 2013
Captain says tourists’ poor record in South Africa irrelevant to fate of ODI series, starting on Thursday. Anand Vasu reports from Johannesburg.
November 11, 2013
Pakistan batsmen fall flat against a depleted bowling attack while Proteas captain shines in Sharjah, reports Paul Radley.
November 9, 2013
South Africa paceman ripped through Pakistan's middle and lower order as he proved his captain again with a career-best 5-25 to lead his side to a 28-run win, writes Osman Samiuddin.
November 6, 2013
JP Duminy and AB de Villiers showed how crafting an innings should be done, writes Osman Samiuddin.
November 5, 2013
The additions of Dale Steyn and Hashim Amla should prove beneficial for AB de Villers' line-up against Pakistan, writes Osman Samiuddin.