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 27, 2014
A profile of the #UAEdresscode campaigner Asma Al Muhairi.
December 28, 2013
In the Arab world, reluctance to seek medical help can be attributed to the fear that self-disclosure could mean betrayal of oneself and one's family.
December 1, 2013
By the 1980s, Abu Dhabi, now the capital of the UAE, had begun to resemble the city we see today.
November 10, 2013
Construction of 32 houses for citizens in Ras Al Khaimah and a new specialist accident and emergency hospital were among the projects approved by the follow up Committee of the Initiatives of the UAE President.
November 4, 2013
The UAE loves setting new standards – as the latest Guinness World Records shows. Hareth Al Bustani and Mitya Underwood report on some of our record breakers
October 13, 2013
A national brand for the UAE is one step closer to being created after a team of local, Hong Kong and US-based researchers received a two-year-grant this week.
October 10, 2013
This is the fourth batch of names announced as part of a plan by the Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme to provide billions in housing assistance.
October 6, 2013
While Emirati women are making great strides to bridge the gender gap in the work force, they are still often held back by their cultural, social and economic circumstances.
September 26, 2013
Housing loans to be offered to 1,550 nationals, and new hospital and sewage treatment plant among the major developments announced
September 3, 2013
A host of projects, both planned and completed, is changing the face of the nation's north, and greatly improving the quality of life for the emirates' citizens, writes Anna Zacharias
August 21, 2013
Progress UAE: Dh1bn roundabout on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road leads to long detours but also better future.
August 21, 2013
Progress UAE: Since the Sheikh Khalifa Highway became operational in December 2011, drivers have been revelling in travel time cuts between Fujairah and Dubai.
August 20, 2013
Progress UAE: The Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital is the result of one of the biggest investments of cash into UAQ since the emirate's only other government hospital, Umm Al...
August 20, 2013
Progress UAE: The original flyover was torn down and rebuilt into what is now the biggest road interchange of its kind in the emirate, with several connecting roads linking...