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.
Iraqi Kurdistan an attraction for tourists amid regional unrest
The Kurdistan Regional Government aims to develop local tourism in an effort to diversify its economy away from oil and natural gas.
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.
March 13, 2014
Andrew Hussey's journey into France's immigrant banlieues reveals a world of seething anger far removed from the country's self-image.
February 26, 2014
The National View blog looks at some of the best images from around the world over the past 24 hours.
February 24, 2014
The North African country exports 1.35 per cent of its total agricultural produce to the Gulf states, according to the Moroccan trade minister.
January 28, 2014
Morocco's generic medicines producers aim to set up base in the UAE to enter Gulf and Central Asian countries.
October 30, 2013
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, and King Mohammed VI of Morocco tour the 130-shop mall.
October 15, 2013
The Clinton Global Initiative is an international group dedicated to improving the lot of the world's poorest, particularly through the use of technology.
September 15, 2013
Morocco is home to an increasingly unhappy population feeling the pinch after food and fuel prices have been hiked by 6 and 27 per cent, respectively.
September 13, 2013
Ambitious government plan addresses many of the criticisms of Morocco’s justice system, including higher standards and more training for judges, prosecutors and lawyers, as well as greater transparency in appointments and penalties of members...
September 12, 2013
"You never miss the water 'til the well runs dry" is an old idiom that is becoming a harsh reality for the Middle East and North Africa region and globally. Water scarcity is now this century's imminent greatest problem, a clear and...
August 7, 2013
Judge rules that Daniel Galvan Vina, a Spanish national found guilty of raping 11 children aged between four and 15 in Morocco and sentenced to 30 years in prison there, was a flight risk and would remain in custody while his extradition was being...
August 6, 2013
A convicted paedophile who was arrested in Spain after a pardon by Morocco's king was revoked in the face of angry heavy protests appeared before a judge in Madrid today.
August 5, 2013
The paedophile, who was serving a 30-year sentence, was among 48 jailed Spaniards who were pardoned by King Mohamed VI at the request of Spain's King Juan Carlos.
July 14, 2013
The severe crisis in the Spanish economy has seen a rise in the flow of people heading south, say social workers.
July 10, 2013
Six Istiqlal ministers to resign over fuel and food subsidies.