Lionel Richie dishes out the hits to Dubai crowd
At his Dubai concert on Thursday, Richie greeted the audience with “Yalla habibi” – a statement of intent as his energy rarely let up.
Tyrese reunited with Fazza
Tyrese today posted on his social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) his pleasure at being reunited with the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
In pictures: Adventure in the desert at Abu Dhabi's Qasr Al Sarab
Mohammad Ashfaq, an adventure guide at the Qasr Al Sarab resort, Abu Dhabi, showcases a day in his working life.
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
Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
April 5, 2014
Juan Mata was on target twice for Manchester United in 4-0 win away at Newcastle, while Fulham move off the bottom of the table after a 2-1 win at Aston Villa.
April 4, 2014
Six teams are still embroiled in the scrap to stay in the top flight of English football, but it is looking ominous for Cardiff City, Sunderland and Fulham.
April 4, 2014
French striker defends his character.
March 15, 2014
Sunderland v Crystal Palace was the only fixture that did not feature goals in an action-packed Saturday of Premier League football.
March 15, 2014
Anelka announced on via Twitter on Friday night that 'wishing to keep my integrity' he was nixing his West Brom contract. He did not have the actual legal authority to do so, but the club went along with it, sacking him later.
March 13, 2014
'Soap opera' club so used to defying odds quickly falling off survival pace
March 10, 2014
English football columnist Richard Jolly names his Worst XI on a weekend when both the Premier League and FA Cup were in action in England.
March 8, 2014
West Bromwich Albion remain just a point above the relegation places after going down to goals from Phil Jones, Robin van Persie and Danny Welbeck at The Hawthorns.
March 6, 2014
Juan Mata said ahead of Manchester United's weekend match with West Bromwich Albion that, with fixtures coming up against Liverpool and Manchester City, this month will be their last chance to make a run.
February 25, 2014
A three-man independent regulatory commission will hear the case which is expected to be completed by the end of the week for West Brom's French striker.
February 24, 2014
English football columnist Richard Jolly delivers his Best XI for round 27 in the English Premier League.
February 22, 2014
Chelsea are still top thanks to John Terry's late winner, West Ham United record fourth successive league win and Felix Magath's first game as Fulham manager ends in a draw.
February 12, 2014
Anichebe scored for West Bromwich Albion in the 87th minute to snatch a 1-1 draw against Chelsea on Tuesday night.
February 3, 2014
Manager Brendan Rodgers said his side would continue to play from the back despite a mistake by Kolo Toure leading to West Brom's equaliser on Sunday. 'Sometimes that's the price you pay when you try to play football,' he said.