Aug 02, 2012
How to in the UAE: Specific actions are required when handling the death of a loved one in the UAE. Read Article How to cremate a loved one
Apr 05, 2012
Al Shindagha Trading sparked a public outcry early this year when it increased the price of the basic wooden boxes by more than 90 per cent, to Dh2,300 from Dh1,200. Read Article Coffin company cuts back price increase for expatriate caskets
Feb 27, 2011
Post-mortems and burials will again be possible on weekends after authorities reverse a two-month-old policy that delayed them. Read Article Burials policy changed to allow weekend post-mortems
Feb 23, 2011
Ali Alsaloom explains Islamic funeral rites, and discusses travelling to the UAE as an unmarried couple.
Read Article Ask Ali: Islamic rules for burials
Large stadium for the recently announced New York City Football Club is planned for iconic tennis site. Omar Rahman reports from New York Man City MLS franchise eyes Flushing Meadows
A White Paper highlights that introducing tobacco tax in the GCC could lead to an increase in illicit trade and the smuggling of cigarettes. GCC hike in tobacco prices will see rise in illicit trade, experts warn
In truth, darts is one of few sports where the professionals are more often than not in no better physical shape than the rowdy crowds that cheer them on. Dubai - Let's play darts
Companies in the UAE are finding themselves facing a legal minefield caused by the global reach of tough and sometimes conflicting US and UK anti-corruption laws. John Henzell reports.
Bribery laws go beyond borders
With Muslim families, you must say "mashallah" with every compliment lest someone think you are jealous and have the evil eye. Mashallah: what it means, when to say it and why you should
Vin Diesel, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez and Gina Carano on the Fast & Furious franchise. Fast & Furious 6 - start your engines
National View blog looks at the best images from the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East. Region in Focus - May 23
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