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.
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.
When Muslims are faced with haram foods
Should the Muslim contestants on the popular TV series MasterChef Australia be made to cook with pork and alcohol? We talk to the show's female contestants Amina Elshafei and Samira El Khafir.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
Alonso, Hamilton, Massa more ‘marketable’ than Vettel, says report
The report, issued by research firm Repucom, found Fernando Alonso to be Formula One's most internationally recognised and marketable figure, followed by Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa before Sebastian Vettel.
In pictures: El Sisi in Abu Dhabi for joint military exercises
Joint military exercises between Egypt and the UAE began this month.
November 12, 2013
It takes some courage to copyright the words "Middle East Peace" but that is exactly what Barbara Stegemann, a deaf Canadian entrepreneur, has done.
March 29, 2013
Schoolgirls plan to work their way through spring break in order to do volunteer work in Haiti this summer.
October 28, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is expected to pummel the eastern US starting Tuesday.
October 27, 2012
Hurricane Sandy leaves a path of destruction in the Caribbean while making its way to the US east coast. Sophia Soo reports
September 5, 2011
The country's first home match since last year's earthquake brought the nation to a standstill, and gave reason to dream of a World Cup adventure.