Jun 16, 2012
Pinki Pramanik, a female athlete who won a 4x400-metre relay gold medal at the 2006 Asian Games, was arrested late on Thursday after her partner accused her of repeated rape and of being a man. Read Article I've been framed, says female athlete accused of rape (and of being a man)
Nov 27, 2010
The UAE have strengthened their claim as one of the teams with the best chance of qualifying for the 2012 Olympics after reaching the final of the Asian Games. Read Article UAE team broaden horizons
Nov 26, 2010
Teenager Shabbir Rahaman Roman smashes two sixes in the penultimate over to help Bangladesh to a first Asian Games gold and dash Afghanistan's hopes of a fairytale finish. Read Article Afghanistan pipped to cricket gold by Bangladesh
Nov 25, 2010
Fired-up Pakistan wins the Asian Games men's hockey gold for the first time in 20 years with 2-0 victory over Malaysia in the final. Read Article Pakistan strike gold in Asian Games hockey
Nov 23, 2010
Khalil and Awana face late checkups but Mahdi Ali, the coach, says confidence is high for today's semi-final with South Korea. Read Article Fitness tests crucial for UAE
After going eight days without a medal, the UAE have now claimed two in as many days, the second coming in team showjumping. Read Article Sheikha Latifa leads UAE to second silver
Nov 22, 2010
The silver medal in shooting for the Emirati will come as a relief to the Olympic Committee who are hoping to match the haul of 10 from the 2006 Games in Doha. Read Article Sheikh Juma had 'been longing for this day'
Nov 21, 2010
The UAE's Sheikh Juma al Maktoum has snared the UAE's first medal, a silver, in the Asian Games's Double Trap shooting event. Read Article UAE team snare first Asian Games medal
The Olympic team's dramatic Asian Games penalty shoot-out win to reach the semi-finals raises hopes of qualifying for London 2012 and the 2014 World Cup. Read Article A big step for UAE's 'golden' group
Nov 18, 2010
Displaying flawless technique, the Chinese gymnast yesterday added two more for a total of four gold medals at the Asian Games. Read Article Double delight comes for Sui
Nov 17, 2010
Park Tae-Hwan, the South Korean swimmer, crushed China's Zhang Lin in an Olympic rematch as Li Na led the hosts to the women's team tennis gold. Read Article Zhang cannot catch Park in the freestyle
The UAE Olympic team reach the Asian Games quarter-finals for the first time in six attempts, after a 2-0 victory over Kuwait in Guangzhou, China.
Read Article Mousa leads UAE into last eight at Asian Games
Nov 16, 2010
The midfielder and Under 23 captain is wary of familiar foes Kuwait in their last-16 match at the Asian Games.
Read Article UAE's Fawzi not taking chances
Here is a look at how various cultures in the UAE have imported their cuisines and where to buy the ingredients. A hunger for home
Baniyas will have home field and a man advantage on Al Khor in the second leg of their Gulf Clubs Championship final after drawing 1-1 to the Qatar club, which saw their Brazilian striker Bruno Mineiro sent off. Late gains for Baniyas
Istanbul's famous mosque tries to strike balance between religion and tourism money by providing tourists with coverings. Thomas Seibert reports Turkey tightens Blue Mosque dress code
David Beckham was recognised all over the world, yet he never changed, never thought he was too big time, never avoided the dressing room banter. Beckham was not too big time to his friends
The Italian marque is unbelievably, half a century old. To celebrate, the world's largest ever gathering of those outrageous sports cars assembled in its hometown. Lamborghini is still crazy after all these years
The dialect of the mountain tribes in Ras Al Khaimah is a living example of the history of the Arabic language's evolution in the region.
Produced by Paul O Driscoll Video: Talking Shehhi – a dialect from RAK's mountain tribes
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