Feb 13, 2013
Interactive map: Men make up more than three quarters of the population, similar to estimates from previous years. Read Article Population of Dubai rises 5 per cent to 2.1 million
Apr 02, 2012
Statistics show that 76 per cent of people who live in the emirate are men without their families. Read Article Dubai population rises to 2 million
Oct 24, 2011
The population has increased by nearly 100,000 since the start of the year, according to statistics. Read Article Dubai population swells to almost 2 million
May 27, 2011
Mara Hvistendahl explains why a skewed boy-to-girl ratio globally could prove devastating to social stability across the developing world. Read Article Unnatural Selection: Chinese and Indian sex ratios are a time bomb
Apr 08, 2011
Doubling the UAE's population in five years has impacted every sector, from strained utilities to a shortage of school spaces. We take a look at the hurdles ahead and how the country plans to address them. Read Article Bulging nation puts strain on public services
Apr 06, 2011
Figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics put population at 8.26 million. Read Article Door-to-door census in UAE is scrapped
Jan 26, 2011
Concerns over the UAE's demographics take centre stage at Tuesday's FNC session.
Read Article UAE to draft population strategy to address 'imbalance'
Jun 01, 2010
The number of doctors and nurses needs to double over the next decade to cope with an ageing and rapidly expanding population, new figures have revealed. Read Article Growing population needs twice as many doctors
Jan 05, 2010
With Emiratis making up fewer than one in seven of the country's population, the
imbalance 'haunts' everyone, an FNC member says. Read Article UAE 'needs long-term solutions to population imbalance'
Feb 09, 2009
An economist says Dubai's population is growing, despite reports that the economic downturn has resulted in the loss of thousands of jobs. Read Article Dubai's population is still growing
Taylor Swift was the big winner of the night, while Justin Bieber responded to boos from the crowd. See our picture gallery here. Taylor Swift sweeps 2013 Billboard Awards
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
Former England cricket captain Adam Hollioake has morphed into a cage fighter and wants to show off his new boxing skills against Carlos Spencer at Fighting Chance Dubai. Hollioake not short on confidence ahead of Fighting Chance
Two of the four refugees will begin new lives in the USA, with the others moving to Sweden and Finland. Tamil refugees sheltering in UAE granted asylum in the USA and Europe
Action from Malmo and last night's Eurovision Song Contest. In pictures: Eurovision Song Contest 2013
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