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.
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.
Inside India: Election, Promoting the Vote
A view of news and daily life on the Indian subcontinent for the week of April 10, 2014.
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.
April 10, 2014
The Australia fast bowler emerged from lacking self-belief to becoming the most feared fast bowler in the world in recent times, writes Ahmed Rizvi.
April 3, 2014
As the UAE prepares to host the opening 20 matches of this season’s Indian Premier League, The National is looking back at 16 memorable moments from the first six stagings of the competition.
February 12, 2014
Indian Premier League clubs began filling out their 2014 squads in an opening auction session on Wednesday, with five players going for more than US$1 million.
February 12, 2014
Singh led a group of $1million-plus players that included Kevin Pietersen and Dinesh Karthik to Delhi Daredevils and Mitchell Johnson to Kings XI Punjab in the first round of bidding on Wednesday.
May 14, 2013
Captain Adam Gilchrist breaks run drought to hand the hosts a first defeat home this season, by seven wickets.
May 9, 2013
The Royals batting was a consistent top-order effort, anchored by Ajinkya Rahane, in the eight-wicket victory.
May 7, 2013
The South African scored the third-fastest century in IPL history and single-handedly powered Kings XI Punjab's remarkable chase to hunt down 191-run target.
May 2, 2013
Suresh Raina racks up a maiden hundred not out in the tournament as the visitors run short in a spirited run chase.
April 30, 2013
Captain Rohit Sharma leads by example to take team further up the table.
April 27, 2013
The all-rounder Jacques Kallis does enough with the bat and ball to stop the hosts' losing streak against an insipid Kings XI side.
April 23, 2013
Delhi slumped to defeat against Kings XI Punjab in a match which could not avoid being overshadowed by Chris Gayle's heroics elsewhere.
April 22, 2013
Mandeep Singh comes of age with 77 not out off 58 balls.
April 19, 2013
In a match that was scrappy at best, and much worse for the best part, Hyderabad had enough firepower to chase down 123 to defeat Punjab and climb to the top of the IPL table.
April 14, 2013
The Rajasthan Royals restricted the punchless Kings XI Punjab to 124 in their Indian Premier League match and move from sixth to third in league standings.