Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
Iraqi Kurdistan an attraction for tourists amid regional unrest
The Kurdistan Regional Government aims to develop local tourism in an effort to diversify its economy away from oil and natural gas.
Where to find Afghan restaurants in the UAE
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Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
In pictures: Meet the players of the UAE national cricket team
Ahead of their opener against the Netherlands, Paul Radley profiles the 15 players who will be representing the UAE national cricket team at the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
Welcome to the punch: Afghanistan’s female boxers
Afghan female boxers practice at the Kabul Stadium boxing club. The women, who are 18 and older, don’t have much more than determination, and a trainer who runs them through their paces.
March 4, 2014
Pakistan all-rounder scores second-fastest half-century as hosts Bangladesh are beaten.
March 3, 2014
The trio were announced as three more cricketers to play in the 200th anniversary match of Lord's which will see Marylebone Cricket Club play a Rest of the World XI.
March 2, 2014
A thrilling one-wicket victory in the Asia Cup thriller proved that world cricket only stands to gain if Pakistan and India play more, says Osman Samiuddin.
December 12, 2013
Cameo helps Pakistan to a three-wicket win over Sri Lanka as the all-rounder completes double of 1,000 runs and 50 wickets. Osman Samiuddin reports from Dubai.
July 31, 2013
Pakistan all-rounder doesn't want any attention paid to story by British newspaper that claimed the one-day matches could be investigated by the sport's international anti-corruption unit.
July 28, 2013
Star all-rounder scores crucial 46 but concedes newcomer man of the moment in two-wicket victory.
July 15, 2013
All-rounder scores brisk half-century before taking seven wickets on his international comeback.
July 9, 2013
Film inspired by career of Pakistan all-rounder will also be out in India as well as in the Middle East.
May 1, 2013
But Pakistan all-rounder will work harder to stage a comeback to national team.
January 7, 2013
The Pakistan captain has revived his team's fortunes, but with age and form against him, the batsman must make way for a younger player, writes Osman Samiuddin.
September 23, 2012
Fifty puts his side's score 177 for six past New Zealand's reach as Saeed Ajmal takes four wickets at World Twenty20.
August 29, 2012
Captain blames batting problems for hosts' poor ODI form this year and why they are 1-0 down in the series against Australia, writes Ahmed Rizvi.
February 28, 2012
From the fickleness of Pakistan media to the baffling scheduling and the surprise support of Afganistan cricketers, the Pakistan v England series had a lesson to be learnt for all.
February 26, 2012
Pakistan captain feels pressure of captaincy as England youngsters deliver with bat and ball for 38-run win in second Twenty20 in Dubai.