Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
Experiencing the real Dubai: a new guide that goes beyond the glitz and glamour
Launching this week, Uncommon Guide: Dubai is a treasure trove of personalised information, images, memories and tips put together by Dubai residents looking to welcome travellers to their beloved city.
Where to find Afghan restaurants in the UAE
To taste Afghan food, you have to be willing to search for it. Here's our lowdown on the cuisine's deep, complex flavours – and where to try it in the UAE.
Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
In pictures: Meet the players of the UAE national cricket team
Ahead of their opener against the Netherlands, Paul Radley profiles the 15 players who will be representing the UAE national cricket team at the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
Welcome to the punch: Afghanistan’s female boxers
Afghan female boxers practice at the Kabul Stadium boxing club. The women, who are 18 and older, don’t have much more than determination, and a trainer who runs them through their paces.
February 6, 2014
My kind of place: Austria’s capital city is home to world-class museums, shops, coffee houses and more, writes Miret Padovani.
December 20, 2013
Experts describe tone of WZB’s European survey as alarmist, saying proper interpretation of the findings on the attitudes of Muslims in Europe depended on comparison with other surveys.
October 17, 2013
The critically acclaimed novelist Jonathan Franzen resurrects the sidelined Central European satirist Karl Kraus and introduces him to a new public several decades after his death, writes Malcolm Forbes
April 22, 2013
Those Vienna souvenir shops selling T-shirts with the slogan 'No kangaroos in Austria' might have to start a recall campaign.
September 2, 2012
A group of thieves worked hard for their haul in Austria, picking a plantation's entire €6,000 (Dh27,700) crop of elderberries without the owner noticing.
September 1, 2012
Iran blames allegations that it is experimenting with components for a nuclear weapons programme are based on fabricated intelligence from the US, its Western allies and Israel.
August 11, 2012
The Jump Artist details the renowned Jewish portrait photographer's trial for patricide as a young man in pre-war, anti-Semitic Austria.
July 13, 2012
My Kind of Place: A wealth of history and a thrilling landscape on offer, but take care to avoid the wet season.
July 2, 2012
Bahrain's Investcorp pays €140m to acquire paysafecard.com, an Austrian online payment company.
June 29, 2012
Amid Austria's mountains, Steven McCombe finds that the stand-out feature of the second-generation Cayenne GTS is the acoustics of its impressive engine.
June 6, 2012
Etihad Airways has increased its equity stake in Virgin Australia Holdings to nearly 5 per cent, following news that the carrier plans to seek a larger Asian footprint.
June 3, 2012
The original is a centuries-old village of 800 people that survives on tourism. The copycat is a housing estate that thrives on China's new rich.
May 20, 2012
Austrian defence minister has called Israel's foreign minister, Avigdor Lieberman, "unbearable" because of his insistence on hawkish policies regarding the Middle East peace process and Iran.
May 4, 2012
Hilton goes to Qatar; New Jumeirah hotel on Mallorca, Spain; Cycling tour in Italy and Austria; The first Melia hotel opens in Dubai