Sarah Geronimo bringing her Perfect 10 concert to Abu Dhabi
Sarah Geronimo, the Filipina superstar, is bringing her Perfect 10 concert to the du Forum on Yas Island.
Dh1 billion Falcon Island takes flight under solar power in Ras Al Khaimah
All of the electricity for homes, street lighting, water desalination and cooling will be generated on the island, which will feature 150 luxury villas and mansions with private beaches.
Who’s sitting in that aircraft seat?
Interpol reckon up to 40 million lost or stolen passports and identity papers are scattered over the world. Yet many countries do not follow the UAE’s lead and make regular checks on Interpol’s database, making it easy for the fake papers to be used globally.
In pictures: India’s health and fitness guru Mickey Mehta
Mickey Mehta, whose client list reads like a who’s who of India’s elite, describes himself as a “holistic health guru” and “a life coach and philosopher”.
Fast & Furious’s Don Omar talks about the late Paul Walker
The Puerto Rican singer Don Omar opens up about the death of his friend, Paul Walker, and his performance at the Dubai Music Awards later this year.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
March 8, 2014
The law sets the basic qualifications for candidacy and includes a measure that make all decisions by the electoral committee before and after the vote final and not subject to appeal.
March 2, 2014
As Egypt waits with bated breath for Field Marshal El Sisi to say he will run for president, militart officials close to him say he is spending his days talking with experts about national issues and assembling a team of advisers to help run his...
March 1, 2014
Abdullah Morsi, the son of former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi, was arrested for posession of two hashish cigarettes found in his car.
February 25, 2014
Ibrahim Mahleb was announced as the new prime minister-designate and voted to form a new government, telling Egyptians: "We want to build our country".
February 24, 2014
The cabinet resigned after weeks of unrest. But some believe the move is intended to free Field Marshal Abdel Fattah El Sisi from his post as defense minister so he can run for the presidency.
February 18, 2014
Ansar Beit Al Maqdis has threatened to attack any tourists still in Egypt after February 20.
February 17, 2014
A bombing that killed three South Korean tourists and an Egyptian bus driver highlights the failings of Egypt's police force. Nadine Marroushi reports from Cairo
February 16, 2014
The trial of Egypt's former president was adjourned until February 23 as his lawyers walk out of court
February 13, 2014
Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah El Sisi came to Moscow for talks aimed at securing Russian assistance — stagnant since the late Soviet era — which could replace subsiding support from Cairo’s more recent ally Washington.
February 6, 2014
Army says the Kuwait newspaper misinterpreted a statement from Egypt's top military commander Abdel Fattah El Sisi that he has decided to run in the presidential election scheduled for April.
January 27, 2014
Gen Sisi has become the most popular political figure in the country, often compared to former president Gamal Abdel Nasser by his admirers who have pushed for his candidacy in a presidential election scheduled within months.
January 16, 2014
Given a boycott by the Islamist opposition, the result has never been in doubt, but the interim government is hoping for a large turnout to bolster its democratic credentials after the overthrow of Mohammed Morsi.
January 12, 2014
This week Egyptians will vote in a constitutional referendum that will define the country's future path.
January 11, 2014
Gen Abdel Fattah El Sisi, Egypt's army chief, has said he will run for the presidency but "there must be a popular demand," according to a report in the state-run Al Ahram newspaper