Who’s sitting in that aircraft seat?
Interpol reckon up to 40 million lost or stolen passports and identity papers are scattered over the world. Yet many countries do not follow the UAE’s lead and make regular checks on Interpol’s database, making it easy for the fake papers to be used globally.
Dh1 billion Falcon Island takes flight under solar power in Ras Al Khaimah
All of the electricity for homes, street lighting, water desalination and cooling will be generated on the island, which will feature 150 luxury villas and mansions with private beaches.
When Muslims are faced with haram foods
Should the Muslim contestants on the popular TV series MasterChef Australia be made to cook with pork and alcohol? We talk to the show's female contestants Amina Elshafei and Samira El Khafir.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
Alonso, Hamilton, Massa more ‘marketable’ than Vettel, says report
The report, issued by research firm Repucom, found Fernando Alonso to be Formula One's most internationally recognised and marketable figure, followed by Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa before Sebastian Vettel.
In pictures: El Sisi in Abu Dhabi for joint military exercises
Joint military exercises between Egypt and the UAE began this month.
February 26, 2014
Eighth win in as many matches for the stand-in captain means India can breathe easy with a victory that took some time coming.
February 13, 2014
It is unfortunate only a tiny minority of players make it big in the sport from grade level, writes Osman Samiuddin.
February 13, 2014
Osman Samiuddin picks out five cricketers who made the grade and five who did not.
December 19, 2013
India's new No 4 makes big statement with a brisk century as tourists end Day 1 of first Test against South Africa on 255 for five. Anand Vasu reports from Johannesburg.
November 21, 2013
Spinners and the Rohit-Kohli combination clicks again for the hosts as they beat West Indies in first ODI at Kochi.
November 3, 2013
Records tumbling in clashes with Australia has coincided with Indian top order clicking on subcontinent, writes Osman Samiuddin.
October 30, 2013
Four centurions in the match as the hosts chase down 350 for second time in series and Bailey's classy 156 goes in vain.
August 4, 2013
Amit Mishra has bamboozled the Zimbabwe batsmen throughout the series and recorded figures of six for 48 as the home side collapsed to 163 all out in the fifth and final ODI.
July 28, 2013
Captain hits unbeaten 68 to lead India to a seven-wicket win over Zimbabwe, with the world champions taking the ODI series 3-0 with two games to play.
July 10, 2013
Home team West Indies eliminated from tournament after India seamer's four-wicket haul ensures bonus-point win.
July 3, 2013
Dhoni-less India are bowled out for 187 chasing 349 for victory as Sri Lanka's opening batsmen score centuries.
July 1, 2013
Tailenders guide hosts to one-wicket victory as world champions miss calm presence of injured captain MS Dhoni.
June 2, 2013
Hundreds from Virat Kohli and Dinesh Karthik as India down Sri Lanka in the other Champions Trophy warm-up game.
May 18, 2013
Victory by 24 runs in rain-shortened game means Sunrisers Hyderabad must win their final game to go through.