Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
In pictures: Penthouse flat is height of Dubai luxury living
A five-bedroom penthouse in Ocean Heights in Dubai Marina is on sale for Dh25 million and comes with a private pool and an unparalleled view of Dubai.
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
New Southampton owner leading club’s resurgence from the shadows
Katharina Liebherr keeping with family tradition and letting others dominate the spotlight
In pictures: Hot cars at New York International Auto Show
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the US car industry. Here are some of the vehicles to be shown in this year’s edition.
Fast & Furious 7 filming in full swing at Emirates Palace
Filming for Fast & Furious 7 has started and we have the first photos of the cast and crew on set at Emirates Palace hotel this morning. Visitors staying at Emirates Palace say they have been kept away from certain areas in the grounds.
April 16, 2014
'There should be more sign interpreters and I would like to see an association for the hard of hearing in Dubai.'
April 10, 2014
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for World Peace will be the largest prize of its kind in the world, organisers say.
April 7, 2014
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, also praised results from the poll that suggests entrepreneurial spirit is high.
April 1, 2014
Mohammed bin Rashid honours winners of the Dubai Govt Excellence Awards with Dubai Police taking home the most prizes with 7 awards.
March 31, 2014
The Vice President and Ruler of Dubai said peace is the basis of the country's foreign policy and helping the poor and needy are the priorities of the UAE diplomatic agenda.
March 31, 2014
The Journey: HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, was posted on March 31 and shows the transformation Dubai has undergone in the last 65 years.
March 25, 2014
Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, wife of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, said health care and food systems had failed women. She was speaking on the first day of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development...
March 21, 2014
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, the Ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister, visited the woman at her home in Ras Al Khaimah on Mother's Day.
March 17, 2014
The 'comprehensive' regulations will tighten control procedures and elevate the standard of food 'to the highest possible level', said Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid.
March 16, 2014
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, swore in the diplomats during a ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi.
March 11, 2014
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, passed the law, which seeks to bring together authorities to address the needs of those with disabilities.
March 3, 2014
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for World Peace reflects the vision of Dubai's Ruler that nothing is more precious than peace.
March 2, 2014
The regulations mean that non-Emirati legal translators have to have five years experience before they can work in the profession.
March 1, 2014
Under the system, 400 federal government service centres will receive a classification between two and seven stars, based on quality and speed of service.