Emirates Airline and Qatar Airways defend cabin crew rules
Carriers defend their policies on pregnancy and marriage. Emirates has a policy whereby female cabin crew who become pregnant in the first three years have to leave.
For UAE cricket team, home is where you can hang your cap
Sharjah-born bowler Ahmed Raza happy to reach his goal after 11 years of anguish.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
Skincare’s great secrets include placenta facials
Placenta (yes, you read that correctly) is proving to be the latest Hollywood beauty secret. Now, a clinic in Dubai is offering what claims to be an age-defying treatment.
In pictures: 12 new restaurants to try in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
The National takes a look at 12 new restaurants that have recently opened up in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
In pictures: Search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 widens
Vietnamese searchers on ships worked throughout the night but could not find a rectangle object spotted Sunday afternoon that was thought to be one of the doors of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that went missing more than two days ago.
March 3, 2014
Only 120 of about 1,200 Indians in UAE jails want to serve the remainder of their sentence in India.
February 23, 2014
The court of misdemeanours heard that the prisoners, who were both in prison for possession and consumption of drugs, had a history of disputes.
February 20, 2014
Twenty-two convicts wil l take part in the contest which is part of a series of events organised by the prison.
February 11, 2014
The young boy was lured into the women's changing room with a promise of new sports gear.
January 22, 2014
A Bangladeshi prisoner escaped from custody after being taken to Kuwait Hospital in Sharjah yesterday.He was taken to the hospital to have a leg injury treated, police said. A police spokesman said the man had been detained...
December 8, 2013
As part of the second annual GCC Inmates Week, held under the theme 'Lead me to a better future' members of the public are being asked to lend a hand to former inmates and their families to help get their lives back on track.
November 17, 2013
A case file surrounding a murder at Dubai Central Jail is missing vital documents, hears court.
November 1, 2013
Jail inmate who raped fellow convict has sentence reduced from ten years to three.
October 15, 2013
One initiative will see prisoners who become Muslim no longer having to go to court in handcuffs to authenticate their conversion.
October 10, 2013
A British court found insufficient evidence to prove either an unlawful or natural cause of death in the case of a British man killed while in police custody in 2011.
September 24, 2013
45-year-old Indian told the court he bought a bag of what he thought were cooking spices without knowing they contained poppy seeds.
September 23, 2013
Of the 2,085 prisoners who were released, 105 of them were nationals.
September 11, 2013
Up to 100 businessmen at Dubai's largest jail are refusing to eat in protest against their imprisonment for writing bounced cheques.
August 25, 2013
Dar Al Ber Society helped pay the debt of a Pakistani who completed his jail sentence but remained in prison because he could not pay the blood money owed.