Star Wars: Episode VII evidence in Abu Dhabi desert
After more than a week of speculation, The National has what are believed to be the first photos of a Star Wars shoot in the Abu Dhabi desert.
No words can describe this April 17, your captions will
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Zoom in! This is your Dubai in a single image
On our sixth birthday, we are all about pictures. So here is our #mydubai offering. Using zoom.it, explore the city.
Amir Khan says bout with Luis Collazo ‘will steal the show’ in Las Vegas on May 3
British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan says his fight with Luis Collazo will be the main attraction on same fight card led by Floyd Mayweather Jr and Marcos Maidana, writes Omar Al Raisi.
In pictures: Miele puts art in coffee making
Miele has devoted itself to the art of preparing the black liquid with its beautifully designed coffee machines, living up to its mantra of turning kitchens into cafés.
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March 16, 2014
Cleaners, nannies and maids must be paid a decent wage, have one day off a week, annual holidays and 30 days sick leave a year under the UAE’s labour law, officials have said.
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.