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.
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
New Southampton owner leading club’s resurgence from the shadows
Katharina Liebherr keeping with family tradition and letting others dominate the spotlight
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.
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 17, 2014
Barcelona coach maintained his side can still return to their former glories after they were beaten 2-1 by a Gareth Bale-inspired Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey final.
April 16, 2014
Juventus star has not played for Argentina since Copa America exit in 2011
April 16, 2014
Barcelona and Real Madrid will play in the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday night but the day before the match, Braca players played a little rugby during a training session at Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper training camp, in Sant Joan Despi, Spain.
April 15, 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo has been ruled out due to a hamstring injury when Barcelona and Real Madrid face off for the first major title of the Spanish season in the Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla in Valencia on Wednesday.
April 5, 2014
Barcelona remain one point behind Primera Liga leaders Atletico Madrid after a hard-fought victory against Real Betis, in which Lionel Messi marked his 200th competitive match at Camp Nou with two goals.
March 31, 2014
Madrid’s lesser lights have both Spain and Europe in their sights – starting with their Uefa Champions League first-leg tie to deal with on Tuesday night. Andy Mitten reports.
March 30, 2014
Gareth Bale scored twice as Real Madrid beat Rayo Vallecano 5-0 and a Lionel Messi penalty kick pushed Barcelona to a 1-0 win over Espanyol but Atletico Madrid remain top of Primera Liga after they beat Athletic Bilbao 2-1.
March 25, 2014
Spain’s Primera Liga is set for one of the most exciting finishes in years after Barcelona blew the title race wide open with a win at Real Madrid in Sunday’s clasico that left Atletico Madrid the masters of their own destiny.
March 24, 2014
Images from Sunday night's 4-3 win for Barcelona over Real Madrid in El Clasico.
March 16, 2014
Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to go past Paulino Alcantara’s 369-goal club record as Barcelona destroyed Osasuna 7-0 in the Primera Liga.
March 14, 2014
The feeling in Catalonia is that the Barcelona team who have been the world’s best for much of the past decade are in decline. Two defeats in their past three league games only amplify such thoughts.
March 13, 2014
Images from Wednesday night's second-leg, 2-1 victory for Barcelona over Manchester City, which put them through to the Champions League quarter-finals on 4-1 aggregate.
March 13, 2014
Lionel Messi said after Wednesday's Champions League win over Manchester City that he didn't think Barcelona 'were ever in danger of an upset' and were back to playing the way 'the Barca people love'.
March 6, 2014
Football's biggest stars suited up with their various national sides on Wednesday night for the last set of international friendlies before the 2014 World Cup kicks off in June.