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 Ali Benflis, opposition leader and main rival to Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika speaks to the press after casting his vote in the presidential elections at a polling station in Algiers on. Former prime minister Benflis ran against Bouteflika in 2004 but lost heavily, charging the vote was rigged 10 years ago and has said fraud will be his ‘main adversary’ during the election. Patrick Baz / AFP Photo

Best photography from around the world, April 17

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.

 Above, the private pool of Ocean Heights' five-bedroom penthouse flat. Courtesy Christie’s International Real Estate

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

 Southampton owner Katharina Liebherr is pictured before the Premier League match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England, on March 1, 2014. Glyn Kirk / AFP

New Southampton owner leading club’s resurgence from the shadows

Katharina Liebherr keeping with family tradition and letting others dominate the spotlight

 The new Bentley GT Speed convertible on display at a press event of the New York International Auto Show. Jason Szenes / EPA

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.

 The cast of Fast & Furious 7, including Michelle Rodriguez and Vin Diesel, centre, on set at Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi. Jeffrey E Biteng / The National

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.


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Bolton Wanderers sack manager Owen Coyle

October 9, 2012

Bolton Wanderers, relegated from the English Premier League last season, have sacked manager Owen Coyle after struggling to adapt to life in the Championship.

Fabrice Muamba announces retirement from football

August 15, 2012

The Bolton Wanderers midfielder has spoken of his devastation at being forced to retire because of the heart attack he suffered in March.

Bolton defender Tim Ream living his American dream

August 15, 2012

The centre-back is determined to help restore Bolton to the Premier League after swapping the MLS for English football, says Richard Jolly.

Coyle rages as Bolton get relegated

May 14, 2012

Two errors from the referee ended their 11-year stay, feels the coach.

Bolton are a united team

May 13, 2012

Injuries and trauma overshadowed their season, but Bolton will fight together to stay in the league, writes Richard Jolly

Chelsea to 'keep pushing hard' despite defeat to Newcastle

May 3, 2012

Battle for Champions League spot intensifies as Newcastle and Tottenham collect wins.

Premier League round up: Suarez bags a hat-trick for Liverpool

April 29, 2012

Goals galore in the English top flight as Everton, Wigan, Swansea and Wolves all score four goals each.

Fabrice Muamba aims to return to football to complete his recovery

April 22, 2012

The Bolton Wanderers player keen to return to the game after cardiac arrest scare.

Medic at team of Sheikh Mansour wants changes in wake of Muamba

March 28, 2012

The medical service director at Al Jazira conducted the player's medical when he moved to Bolton Wanderers. He is demanding better pitch-side assistance in the UAE to cater for every eventuality.

'I touched his neck and cried'

March 26, 2012

Former Pro League coach Winfried Schaefer was on the touchline when Marc-Vivien Foe collapsed. Osman Samiuddin hears his emotional tale and talks to medical experts about Fabrice Muamba.

Bolton teammates keen to visit recovering Muamba

March 27, 2012

Manager Owen Coyle will visit the player today as Bolton return to London to replay the cup tie.

Strained Bolton raise a smile for Fabrice Muamba

March 24, 2012

Fans of all sorts, not just from Bolton, descended on the Wanderers home game against Blackburn, with one cheer on their lips: "Fabrice Muamba!"

Back to the reality of a relegation battle for Bolton Wanderers

March 23, 2012

Lancashire derby gives club a chance to focus on football after the emotion surrounding Fabrice Muamba on-pitch heart attack.