The nine new weird and wonderful UAE workouts you have to try
Tired of your usual workout? Exercise needn’t be boring: we’ve picked out nine novel – and challenging – classes in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Saif Ali Khan pleads not guilty to assault
Plus: Hilton inaugurates Manila beach club; Rick Ross tops Billboard 200; Chris Brown arrested for parole violation; Keith Richards to publish children’s book; big renewal deal for Big Bang; and book of Oprah's columns to be published.
In pictures: New Lamborghini showroom opens in Abu Dhabi
Lamborghini launched its latest super car, the Huracán LP 610-4, in the Emirates at the opening of its new Abu Dhabi showroom on the Corniche.
Emirates Airline: A million passengers a week and flying higher
As Emirates adds its eighth American destination with a daily service to Boston, its president speaks about how the carrier manages its rapid growth and surging passenger totals and its plans for additional expansion.
In pictures: 2014 Abu Dhabi International Triathlon
Over 2,400 athletes, professional and amateur, took part in the 2014 edition of the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon.
Silva service for Manchester City in 2-0 win over Hull
Manchester City resumed their Premier League engagements after two weeks off with a narrow 2-0 win over Hull City, but striker Edin Dzeko says the team can ill-afford to be without captain Vincent Kompany in their title chase after the defender was sent off against the Tigers.
April 12, 2013
President's office accuses pop diva of exaggerating her contributions to the southern African country and demanding special treatment – after she sacks president's sister over mismanagement of $3.8 million.
November 16, 2012
This small African country is currently ungoing an economic and social resurgence, and tourists are benefitting, says Sue Watt.
November 14, 2012
Elephant calf called Moses raised by a human 'mother' dies from illness.
October 17, 2012
Lots of mothers wake in the middle of the night to feed their babies, but not many get up to give a bottle to an infant elephant.
April 9, 2012
Joyce Banda has become the first female head of state in southern Africa after taking over as Malawi's president following the death of Bingu wa Mutharika.
August 8, 2011
The abandoned site looks more like a quarried mine than a pop superstar's multimillion-dollar dream to groom girls into Malawi's next leaders and doctors.