Feb 12, 2013
Experts from an internet security company in Dubai say residents are being targeted by online scammers and extortionists posing as suitors. Read Article Blackmailers target UAE's lonely hearts ahead of Valentine's Day
Feb 10, 2013
Baffled with what to give to your guy this Valentine's? We count down seven items for men of any age. Read Article Gifts for the gents: what to get him this Valentine's day
This Valentine's, why not steer clear of the standard formula of chocolates and red roses? Here are top gift ideas for women, all in this season's pastel tones. Read Article Present perfect: what to get her for Valentine's day
Feb 14, 2012
Teenagers get their romantic expectations ridiculously high only to have them crashing down when Valentine's eve passes without a phone call.
Read Article Teen life: The adolescent stomach trumps the youthful heart
Feb 13, 2012
Before meeting Mr T and then marrying him, I was the quintessential single girl, raging against Valentine's Day and its sappy Hallmark nonsense.
Read Article Men just cannot win on Valentine's Day. Isn't it great?
Feb 09, 2012
Not just for Valentine's Day, these stylish gifts and home accessories would be nice for a beloved, but nicer kept for yourself. Read Article Six of the Best: bring a little love home with heart-themed accents
Feb 17, 2011
Readers respond to The National's coverage Read Article Many problems have arisen with Mawaqif parking
Feb 15, 2011
Love is in the air once more, and Valentine’s Day arrived yesterday with the usual cocktail of roses and cards being exchanged and a plethora of broken teenage hearts. Read Article Of pink teddy bears and secret Cupids
Feb 14, 2011
UAE consumers plan to spend more than $200 on their loved ones this Valentine's Day, more than last year and more than any other country in the region, a new survey shows.
Read Article Valentine's Day stirs local hearts the most
Nothing tells me he cares as much as a surprise gift. Read Article Love is a well-chosen Valentine's gift
New poetry is gaining real momentum - meaning there's no excuse for unthinkingly copying out the old favourites any more. Read Article Saying 'I love you' in verse is still the best way
Feb 12, 2011
Valentine's Day leads to a re-examination of cultural values and ideas about love. Read Article Love is an arrow through the heart
Feb 09, 2011
There are few better ways to say you care than a home-cooked meal on Valentine's Day – especially one that can be prepared largely in advance. Read Article The best of dining in – and out – on Valentine's Day
Analysis: Something of a miracle will be needed for the coveted unity and effectiveness of the Syrian opposition to materialise. Clumsy SNC needs to prove it is made of the right stuff
The many medieval towns and villages of Umbria and Tuscany are a joy to visit, especially by bike, finds Rosemary Behan Umbria and Tuscany: Italy's rustic but refined heart
A discussion at Manarat Al Saadiyat will examine the art and photography of European artists travelling 'through the lights and images' of this region, writes Nick Leech
The Orient, expressed in Abu Dhabi
Freshly relegated, no better time for a youth movement than the present, writes Paul Radley. UAE rugby hope the kids are all right
In 1992, Major League Baseball commissioner Fay Vincent initially opposed an effort by a Japanese mogul to purchase the Seattle Mariners. Expect more to come. Global shift in North American sport
The flying car concept took a while to become reality but in America a company is on the verge of offering a version to the public. While the cost may be high, so is confidence that there is a viable market. Terrafugia Transition: flying cars roar into reality
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