learn from UAE’s low
Often in the UAE it’s hard to save money, given the range of luxury goods and fancy restaurants around. However, many lower earners provide admirable examples to follow, including investing in National Bonds.
A day in the life: keeping Dubai's water and windows up to scratch
Peter Manzii is the managing director of Clearwater, a window cleaning and maintenance company based in Dubai.
West Brom’s magic touch fading fast
Hull City’s visit will help reveal if West Bromwich Albion, the model for mid-table overachievement in recent years, are slipping into the Championship.
Road test: 2014 Nissan Patrol will retain crown as king of the road
This familiar sight on UAE highways and on the dunes should continue its reign, writes Kevin Hackett.
Video: India outraged over diplomat’s arrest in New York
US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed regret to India amid controversy around the arrest of an Indian senior diplomat.
Milky Way telescope
European Space Agency launches advanced telescope designed to detect a billion stars and provide the most detailed map yet of the Milky Way.
April 19, 2012
The Russian driver tells Gary Meenaghan about his views on being in Bahrain and his memories of racing there. Read Article
March 23, 2012
The Malaysian Grand Prix weekend is the busiest of the year for Tony Fernandes' team. Read Article
November 30, 2011
Vitaly Petrov's Formula One future looks uncertain after Lotus Renault announced Finland¿s 2007 champion Kimi Raikkonen would be racing for them next year. The Russian has a contract for 2012 but Oksana Kossatchenko, his manager, said that the... Read Article
November 14, 2011
McLaren driver produces a sizzling performance to win at Yas Marina Circuit ahead of Fernando Alonso and teammate Jenson Button. Read Article
November 13, 2011
Red Bull Racing's double world champion will start on pole position for the 14th time this season, after pipping the McLaren drivers in qualifying. Read Article
November 12, 2011
Lewis Hamilton maintained McLaren-Mercedes' good form in Yas Marina Circuit as he topped the times in final practice ahead of qualifying later this afternoon. Read Article
November 10, 2011
Even though the championship is not on the line, Gary Meenaghan finds, drivers are confident there will be no lack of passing at Yas Marina Circuit this weekend. Read Article
November 8, 2011
The Russian likes the Yas Marina Circuit but admits it is not one of the tracks his Lotus-Renault can show all of its performance. Read Article
October 7, 2011
Ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix, The National's Gary Meenaghan was able to chat with Renault's Vitaly Petrov about several issues including next season. Read Article
July 31, 2011
Home to the first international grand prix winner, the country has a rich history and dedicated fans. Read Article
July 8, 2011
In the spotlight in last year's race, the Renault driver disagrees that the Grand Prix will produce a procession with the proposed track changes shelved. Read Article
June 26, 2011
Red Bull Racing secure their eighth consecutive pole position from eight races ahead of today’s European Grand Prix. Read Article
May 7, 2011
A wet track helped the notorious Turn Eight at Istanbul circuit claim Sebastian Vettel's Red Bull as he later watched Jenson Button and McLaren-Mercedes dominate practice for the Turkish Grand Prix. Read Article
April 24, 2011
With a podium in Australia following the impressive drive in the UAE capital, it seems Renault's faith in the Russian shows signs of paying off. Read Article