Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
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
Hamburg the dinosaur’s time may be up in Bundesliga
Ever-present for 51 years in the German top-flight, Hamburg face the prospect of relegation, writes Ian Hawkey.
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.
February 20, 2014
Marylebone Cricket Club will travel to the UAE in March to face English county champions Durham, while Muttiah Muralitharan will captain the club's Twenty20 side in a preceding match.
October 28, 2012
Considering Australia have not seen a decent slow bowler emerge since Shane Warne retired, selector John Inverarity's conservatism makes little sense.
September 17, 2012
As the country tries to rebuild its image through sports its human rights record remains a thorny issue for the world.
February 11, 2012
Pakistan all-rounder second on list of all-time wicket-taking spin bowlers in one-day internationals.
February 5, 2012
Chennai Super Kings outbid Deccan Chargers to buy all-rounder for 2012 season and Sahara India withdraw sponsorship of the India cricket team.
November 10, 2011
With the team going through a transitory phase, the upcoming players have yet to fill the void left by legends such as Sanath Jayasuriya and Muttiah Muralitharan.
October 21, 2011
The Abu Dhabi Test match shows Tillakaratne Dilshan's men are in trouble in the long term, with ageing players, inexperienced bowlers and a lack of depth in their squad.
October 17, 2011
While the two cricket nations play each other regularly, each team has a new look since their last Test meeting in 2009.
September 16, 2011
Paceman Ryan Harris is injured while Ricky Ponting is back from paternity leave and will replace Usman Khawaja.