In pictures: Leaders attend UAE and Egypt’s joint military exercise Zayed 1
Leaders from the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt attend a joint military exercise, “Zayed 1” between the UAE and Egyptian armed forces in the Western Region.
Landlord wants Palm Jumeirah tenants paying 50% below market rate to leave
The Dubai landlord wants to improve sale prospects of his apartment. Property expert Mario Volpi is here to help.
Fast & Furious 7 filming to resume in Abu Dhabi in April
After months of delays stemming from the death of its star Paul Walker last year, the cast and crew of Fast & Furious are due to begin shooting in Abu Dhabi next month.
UAE cricket team missing crucial indigenous element
Squad representing the Emirates at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh does not contain one Emirati, or even Arabic speaker.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
March 4, 2014
Ahmed Rizvi lists three reasons why Mahdi Ali’s men could go deep in the continental championship in Australia next year.
March 4, 2014
The first priority is to beat Uzbekistan in Asian Cup qualifier on Tuesday but coach may also try out new players, writes Amith Passela.
March 3, 2014
Mahdi Ali’s men return to the venue where they qualified for the 2012 Olympics. Paul Oberjuerge reminisces.
December 31, 2013
Cosmin Olaroiu's six-month ban, Andre Villas-Boas's dismissal at Tottenham, a World Cup without Zlatan! Paul Radley reflects on those that made headlines.
November 18, 2013
Undefeated through four matches, UAE coach Mahdi Ali says his team will not pull any punches during their final two games even though they have already qualified for the 2015 Asian Cup, writes Amith Passela.
October 7, 2013
Mahdi Ali will have a final look at the composition of his team when the UAE play Malaysia on Wednesday in their final friendly before a crucial...
September 9, 2013
Goals from Khalil and Mabkhout help Emirates secure 2-0 win over New Zealand and second trophy of 2013 under coach Mahdi Ali, reports Amith Passela.
September 5, 2013
When the UAE take on Trinidad & Tobago, it will have been 167 days – more than five months – since they last played an international of any type.
August 26, 2013
The coach believes the youngsters have the technical skills and abilities to match the three-time champions in Group A.
April 24, 2013
The reticent Mahdi Ali is unequivocal when he tells Ali Khaled that his success philosophy is: we are in it together.
April 22, 2013
The Gulf Cup-winning UAE coach believes his side's players, including the in-demand Al Ain midfielder, have shown they can compete in Europe after their recent performances.
April 11, 2013
Highest rankings spot since July 2010 for Mahdi Ali's men as Spain remain top from Germany and Argentina.
March 22, 2013
Coach Mahdi Ali insists there is more to this UAE side than Omar Abdulrahman.
March 21, 2013
The Gulf Cup winning coach warns their Asian Cup rivals the UAE 'are not a one-man team' ahead of their clash in Abu Dhabi tomorrow night.