Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
Experiencing the real Dubai: a new guide that goes beyond the glitz and glamour
Launching this week, Uncommon Guide: Dubai is a treasure trove of personalised information, images, memories and tips put together by Dubai residents looking to welcome travellers to their beloved city.
Where to find Afghan restaurants in the UAE
To taste Afghan food, you have to be willing to search for it. Here's our lowdown on the cuisine's deep, complex flavours – and where to try it in the UAE.
Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
In pictures: Meet the players of the UAE national cricket team
Ahead of their opener against the Netherlands, Paul Radley profiles the 15 players who will be representing the UAE national cricket team at the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
Welcome to the punch: Afghanistan’s female boxers
Afghan female boxers practice at the Kabul Stadium boxing club. The women, who are 18 and older, don’t have much more than determination, and a trainer who runs them through their paces.
March 12, 2014
The emirate has begun to clean up the area and hopes to turn Wadi Wurayah into a visitor-friendly national park.
December 25, 2013
The campaign by Dubai Municipality includes 24-hour patrols at winter camping areas.
December 4, 2013
Broken bicycles and bits of carpet were among up to three tonnes of rubbish collected as a part of a clean-up effort in Abu Dhabi.
July 2, 2013
Dubai Municipality issued new rules governing desert camping sites in October last year.
March 13, 2013
A Dubai municipality campaign to clean the desert drew 10,237 volunteers.
February 18, 2013
A joint effort by three organisations in Dubai helps create a cleaner, greener environment "for generations to come".
January 16, 2013
Dubai Municipality has given certificates and trophies to the cleanest shops in the busy market area.
December 26, 2012
Municipal workers went from door to door in the neighbourhood to promote their clean-up campaign.
December 13, 2012
The annual Clean Up UAE event attracted 42,000 volunteers who worked at 111 sites around the country.