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Today in print, we are doing something different: we use only photos, graphics, illustrations and headlines to capture the news in a one-off collector’s edition.
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.
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.
In pictures: Special needs driver an exemplary example in the UAE
Photos of Omar Al Miskini, 40, who was named exemplary male driver with special needs by Abu Dhabi Police during the Gulf Traffic Week
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.