May 09, 2013
Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa visited the Al Rawdha Palace in Al Ain, where he also met with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi. Read Article UAE President receives Bahrain's crown prince in Al Ain
May 03, 2013
It was two days of pomp and ceremony, but also a meeting of old friends and an opportunity to strengthen ties between two peoples with a shared history. Colin Randall relives the highlights of Sheikh Khalifa’s State Visit to the UK. Read Article Sheikh Khalifa in the UK: crowning glory of a visit to remember
May 02, 2013
President and his delegation hold day of meetings at Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street and foreign office, bolstering ties with an old friend. Read Article Time for business on final day of Sheikh Khalifa's UK visit
May 01, 2013
The 21-gun salute, royal coach ride and state lunch were clearly intended to make the leader of a valued partner nation welcome in a way only the British can pull off. Read Article Full British show of pageantry greets Sheikh Khalifa
Sheikh Khalifa state visit: The President thanks Queen for kindness and her courteous invitation to the UK. Read Article Sheikh Khalifa state visit: President's speech
Sheikh Khalifa state visit: Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Sheikh Khalifa to Windsor Castle in her speech. Read Article Sheikh Khalifa state visit: Queen's speech
Sheikh Khalifa state visit: The President's visit began with a formal welcome by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, before a carriage ride to Windsor Castle. Read Article Sheikh Khalifa begins historic state visit to UK
Apr 30, 2013
Sheikh Khalifa state visit: Health, education and visa-free entry to the UK top the list of issues many Emiratis hope will be addressed Read Article UK visa-free travel top issue for Emiratis
Sheikh Khalifa state visit: A group of Emirati teenagers will watch the President's UK visit through the lens of history. Read Article Sheikh Khalifa state visit is a live history lesson for Emirati students
Of the tens of thousands of Britons living in the UAE, only a handful can remember a time when even a few of their compatriots had heard of Abu Dhabi or Dubai. Read Article For Britons in UAE, Sheikh Khalifa's state visit another milestone in deep ties
Apr 29, 2013
Nothing emphasises the close ties between the Royal families of the UAE and United Kingdom better than the parade ground at the elite Sandhurst military academy. Read Article British schools favoured by UAE Royals
Sheikh Khalifa state visit: The last time a UAE president visited the UK, both economies were on the verge of key changes that were to have profound effects on their development over the next two decades. Read Article Since the last UAE presidential visit, a world of change
Apr 27, 2013
Government departments and business sectors in the UK put emphasis on Sheikh Khalifa's visit.
Read Article British leaders eagerly await UAE President's visit
Guests of the Burj Al Arab will now be presented with 24-carat gold iPads when they check in at the lavish hotel. Gold iPads for Dubai's Burj Al Arab guests
No replacement announced yet but Primera Liga club offer Carlo Ancelotti manager's job. Jose Mourinho makes Real Madrid exit
Saadiyat is renowned for its hotels and beach clubs, but it is also a vital breeding ground for the endangered sea turtle. Operation Hawksbill swings into action
It is the manual for many US psychiatrists and the latest edition is out this week. Yet the DSM-5 is already under attack for listing as mental disorders what others regard as just personality traits.
Mental illness or just personality traits?
We spend the day backstage with Dubai designer Michael Cinco. See a video interview with him here. It's Dubai-based Michael Cinco's moment
Most people don't know anything about the Algerian city selected by the Arab League's cultural arm to be the capital of Arab culture in 2015. Constantine, the most beautiful city you've never heard of
Action from Malmo and last night's Eurovision Song Contest. In pictures: Eurovision Song Contest 2013
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