Burj Khalifa stars in HD video from space
A 27-second black and white video of a plane flying over Dubai's skyscrapers captures the imagination of some.
In pictures: Adventure in the desert at Abu Dhabi's Qasr Al Sarab
Mohammad Ashfaq, an adventure guide at the Qasr Al Sarab resort, Abu Dhabi, showcases a day in his working life.
Kolkata Knight Riders lose way as Duminy sizzles for Delhi Daredevils
JP Duminy keeps his head as cameo at the death helps swing it in Delhi's favour in Dubai after captain Karthik plays the anchor role.
Afghan cinema: Forbidden Reel
The lights go down and the projector whirls into action as Sher Mohammed, 35, begins his routine, bouncing back and forth between two projectors, winding reels, and adjusting the carbon arc lamps inside the projectors.
In pictures: Mother forgives her son’s killer as he awaited his execution
An Iranian mother spared the life of her son’s convicted murderer with an emotional slap in the face as he awaited execution with the noose around his neck.
Tyrese reunited with Fazza
Tyrese today posted on his social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) his pleasure at being reunited with the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
April 18, 2014
The Australian missed out on a century but his 95 runs, along with Miller's unbeaten half-century, ensured Kings XI scaled a mighty peak of a target in a hot first game of Abu Dhabi's double-header.
February 18, 2014
Brendon McCullum finished on 302, making him just the third man to score double and triple tons in consecutive Tests, as the Black Caps secured a draw with India on Tuesday and a 1-0 series victory.
February 17, 2014
Brendon McCullum and BJ Watling worked a world record sixth-wicket stand of 352 as the Black Caps built a 325 lead on McCullum's 281 not out on the fourth day v India on Sunday.
February 16, 2014
New Zealand erased the first-innings deficit on Day 3, but still face a daunting task entering Day 4 at 252 for 5 thanks to Brendon McCullum and BJ Watling's 158-run sixth-wicket partnership, giving them a six run lead.
December 3, 2013
The Black Caps captain and Taylor finished the day together at the crease, both unbeaten with 109 and 103 as New Zealand went for 367 for three on the first day of their Test v West Indies.
June 26, 2013
New Zealand win first of two Twenty20 internationals by five runs after their captain's intuitive field placement.
June 10, 2013
Brendon McCullum concedes his side got out of jail after scraping home by one wicket in their Champions Trophy clash against Sri Lanka
June 4, 2013
The serial dark horses go into the tournament in good form ODI form after dispatching England in impressive fashion, writes Paul Radley.
May 19, 2013
New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says it was a combination of their own slow start and the superb bowling of England's Stuart Broad that cost the Black Caps in the First Test.
March 26, 2013
Matt Prior's unbeaten 110 and a six-hour last stand from Ian Bell saw England dig in to secure a draw at Eden Park and avoid their first Test series defeat against New Zealand in nearly 30 years.
February 12, 2013
England fell to a 55-run defeat in pursuit of New Zealand's 192-6 as the hosts leveled their Twenty20 series in Hamilton.
February 10, 2013
In a six-hitting spectacular, England finished streets ahead of New Zealand thanks to many over the uniquely short straight boundaries at Eden Park in Auckland.
February 8, 2013
Star batsman returns to Black Caps dressing room after break and says relationships in team will improve despite his dismissal from captaincy.
January 1, 2013
Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum praises Proteas seamer who has passed fitness test ahead of first Test in Cape Town.