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 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 2, 2014
The regulations mean that non-Emirati legal translators have to have five years experience before they can work in the profession.
January 19, 2014
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, has revealed details of new law requiring all males who have finished secondary school or are over the age of 18 and under age 30, to undergo military training.
January 19, 2014
Emiratis gave an enthusiastic welcome to the new National Service law announced on Sunday.
October 27, 2013
Tribalism and political Islam are the gravest threats facing the Arab nation state, an annual forum organised by Al Ittihad, the Arabic-language sister newspaper of The National, heard today.
October 6, 2013
The permanent mission will be a key player in spreading peace, dialogue and tolerance, says Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid.
July 29, 2013
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, the Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai chaired the cabinet meeting last night.
June 4, 2013
The Federal Cabinet has given its approval for a number of new initiatives, ranging from education to public health.
April 14, 2013
In tweets, Sheikh Mohammed, also Vice-President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, said that last year the council of ministers made more than 500 decisions.
March 29, 2013
At 39, Suhail Al Mazrouei is the youngest member of the Cabinet and while he has worked at Shell and Mubadala Oil & Gas he also appeared on Million's Poet.
March 24, 2013
The Cabinet has held its first meeting since the reshuffle a fortnight ago, with new ministers being given a range of additional jobs.
March 18, 2013
At the opening of the solar power plant Shams 1 in Madinat Zayed, the four new ministers, as well as current Dr Abdulrahim Al Owais, took their oath.
March 14, 2013
FNC members are optimistic that Tuesday's Cabinet reshuffle will help the country to continued its rapid development.
March 14, 2013
In her new role as Minister of Development and International Co-operation, Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi will have the task of boosting 'the UAE as a major donor and a key player in global human development'.