Lionel Richie dishes out the hits to Dubai crowd
At his Dubai concert on Thursday, Richie greeted the audience with “Yalla habibi” – a statement of intent as his energy rarely let up.
Tyrese reunited with Fazza
Tyrese today posted on his social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) his pleasure at being reunited with the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
In pictures: Adventure in the desert at Abu Dhabi's Qasr Al Sarab
Mohammad Ashfaq, an adventure guide at the Qasr Al Sarab resort, Abu Dhabi, showcases a day in his working life.
Martinez v Moyes is a clash of purist v puritan
Roberto Martinez’s positivity made him the perfect choice in 2013 to manage Everton and to build on the solid foundations David Moyes had left.
Video: Local reactions to a national fishing ban
A federal fishing ban has been imposed by the UAE federal government, but local authorities are taking diiferent approaches to implementing the ban. Two fishermen tell two very different sides of the story. Produced by Paul O'Driscoll
Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
March 15, 2014
Former US president Bill Clinton will attend the graduation ceremony for 140 NYUAD students on May 25.
February 3, 2014
An Emirati and an Austrian woman were selected for the programme, which is administered by the Rhodes Trust.
January 28, 2014
A new ‘cultural laboratory’ set up by the New York University Abu Dhabi Institute called Find has asked three academics to compile different portraits of the human landscape of the UAE in their own discipline. All three discuss their...
January 15, 2014
The committee of universities was set up more than three years ago to attain more funding for research and to encourage greater collaboration but it has achieved very little.
November 25, 2013
Alexander Wang has been named New York University Abu Dhabi's first Rhodes Scholar.
October 20, 2013
Imagine yourself smoking 150 cigarettes over the course of an hour. Think about the massive amount of poison you would inhale. Although it may sound like an exaggeration, that is what goes into the body during an average session of smoking shisha ,...
October 10, 2013
A distinguished lecturer and writer from Oxford University will deliver a talk on the economic and cultural ties between Gulf states at New York University Abu Dhabi.
September 9, 2013
A total of 175 students have joined the university's undergraduate programme for the start of the academic year.
August 6, 2013
Two students join Al Qasimi Foundation for the summer and gain valuable insights into the culture, history and geography of the country.
July 6, 2013
As the first class of NYU Abu Dhabi prepares for its final year, students talk about the experience of studying in a foreign land.
May 26, 2013
As the Earth's temperature climbs and the ice sheets slowly melt, the global sea level is rising. Not only that, the breaking up of the ice shelves has been linked to the severe storms and coastal erosion seen on every continent in recent years.
April 15, 2013
The Tourism Development and Investment Company has released the land next to New York University campus for commercial development.
March 12, 2013
Sheikha Maryam bint Sultan bin Zayed, who recently graduated from the College of Arts and Creative Enterprises at Zayed University, won the inaugural Christo and Jeanne-Claude Award.
February 17, 2013
It is a mystery how corals manage to survive in the heat of the Arabian Gulf waters. Now a collaboration between scientists in Abu Dhabi and Britain is starting to reveal some surprising answers.