In pictures: Fukushima disaster three years on
As Japan marks the third anniversary of the devastating earthquake, the country struggles to rebuild tsunami-hit communities and to clean up radiation from the Fukushima nuclear plant.
In pictures: Indian soldiers on the First World War battlefields
Pre-partition India, which included present-day Pakistan and Bangladesh, provided more than 1.27 million men to the Allies during the First World War.
How investigators unlock air crash secrets
The disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines 777 has left 239 passengers presumably dead. Thankfully, air tragedies are rare. Investigators face the task of finding out what happened to the aircraft, as they have done since the first major jet air crash in 1954.
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 4, 2014
Hundreds of mourners gather in Ras al Khaimah for the funeral of Emirati officer First Lieutenant Tariq Al Shehi, who was killed in a Bahrain bomb attack on March 3, 2014.
March 4, 2014
First Lieutenant Tariq Al Shehi, a 41-year-old father of four, was buried in Sha'am in Ras Al Khaimah today.
March 3, 2014
First Lieutenant Tariq Al Shehi was one of three men who died after an improvised bomb exploded as security forces dispersed Shiite protesters in the village of Daih, near Manama.
February 26, 2014
Thousands quickly followed Sheikh Saif bin Zayed on Twitter when news broke that he joined the social media service to announce the birth of his fourth child.
February 10, 2014
Sheikh Saif bin Zayed, deputy prime minister and Minister of Interior, delivered a speech focusing on leadership, talent and technology on the opening day of the second annual Government Summit held in Dubai.
January 2, 2014
An FNC member has summoned the Minister of Interior, Sheikh Saif bin Zayed, for the delay in giving out medals to police staff.
December 1, 2013
Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, delivers a National Day speech honouring rulers, citizens, guests of the nation.
October 1, 2013
Sheikh Saif was briefed on the specifications of the advanced Bell 412EP helicopter, on its functions, medical team, equipment and safety standards.