Star Wars: Episode VII evidence in Abu Dhabi desert
After more than a week of speculation, The National has what are believed to be the first photos of a Star Wars shoot in the Abu Dhabi desert.
No words can describe this April 17, your captions will
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Zoom in! This is your Dubai in a single image
On our sixth birthday, we are all about pictures. So here is our #mydubai offering. Using zoom.it, explore the city.
Amir Khan says bout with Luis Collazo ‘will steal the show’ in Las Vegas on May 3
British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan says his fight with Luis Collazo will be the main attraction on same fight card led by Floyd Mayweather Jr and Marcos Maidana, writes Omar Al Raisi.
In pictures: Miele puts art in coffee making
Miele has devoted itself to the art of preparing the black liquid with its beautifully designed coffee machines, living up to its mantra of turning kitchens into cafés.
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April 12, 2014
The case drew international attention and sparked ridicule against the Pakistani criminal justice system, after the toddler was photographed crying desperately while being fingerprinted in court.
April 8, 2014
The United Baluch Army, one of several armed separatist groups in Baluchistan, claimed responsibility for the attack.
April 3, 2014
Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who is on trial for treason, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt as a bomb went off shortly before his convoy was due to pass early Thursday.
March 29, 2014
Lt Gen Mohammed Masood Aslam led Pakistani military forces into the restive tribal areas along the border with Afghanistan in 2007. Now, he says that the current peace negotiations should be carried out until the end, but military action might still...
March 26, 2014
The three-year programme will benefit 385,800 children in the regions of Sindh, Punjab and Baluchistan.
March 22, 2014
Also known as Pakistan Day or Resolution Day, celebrations mark the adoption of the country’s first constitution in 1940.
March 19, 2014
Aalim Deen Mehsud, a local commander of the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in the North Waziristan tribal area, was trying to remove explosive material from a mortar shell, triggering the blast.
March 15, 2014
Food baskets have been sent to areas of Pakistan by a UAE humanitarian mission, where thousands of families are dealing with famine.
March 15, 2014
Observers say relief work is only a temporary fix and Islamabad needs to address the root causes of such disasters and warn they are likely to be repeated.
March 12, 2014
The UAE Pakistan Assistance Programme has mobilised 1,500 tonnes of basic food aid in Tharparkar in the south-east Sindh province.
March 11, 2014
In the markets of the city in north-western Pakistan from where the chappal sandal originates, shopkeepers said the British designers shoe was old fashioned.
March 10, 2014
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
March 9, 2014
Pakistani seminary students took their mid-term exams at the Islamic Jamia Binoria seminary in Karachi, Pakistan on March 8, 2014. More than 1,700 students took the examination.
March 6, 2014
Authorities are trying to track down the 66 students enrolled at university in Uttar Pradesh for questioning to determine whether sedition charges are appropriate.