In pictures: Leaders attend UAE and Egypt’s joint military exercise Zayed 1
Leaders from the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt attend a joint military exercise, “Zayed 1” between the UAE and Egyptian armed forces in the Western Region.
In pictures: Best business images of the week to March 12
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The Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and the LaFerrari set the pace eco-style.
UAE cricket generation’s gap to end, but lesson in history stays for amateurs
The feat of 1996 heroes will be repeated after an 18-year wait but some of the stars tell Paul Radley that nothing has changed for the amateur cricketers who work six days a week.
In pictures: 10 things not to miss at Design Days Dubai
Top ten things not to miss at Design Days Dubai.
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 12, 2014
The tunnels, under the town of Rafah, are used to transfer food, fuel and consumer products into the densely populated Palestinian enclave.
March 7, 2014
Palestinian Authority president in firm stance on Israel as US secretary of state John Kerry visits Jordan to gain support for Middle East peace talks.
March 4, 2014
The scrapping of new sanctions on Iran is only the latest in a string of recent setbacks for Aipac that point to a relative waning of influence in Washington.
March 1, 2014
Amena Atiyyeh Qdeih was found dead near the border close to the southern city of Khan Yunis, a Gaza health ministry spokesman said.
February 28, 2014
The exiled Palestinian Mohammed Dahlan, who has helped raise millions of dollars for Palestinians in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and elsewhere, is critical of how the Palestinian Authority is handling peace talks with Israel. Some say he may poised for a...
February 27, 2014
Saeb Erakat criticises suggestion of a deadline extension, saying “we wouldn’t even have needed nine hours” to reach a deal if Israel were committed to peace.
February 26, 2014
As people in the coastal Palestinian territory live through the worst fuel shortage in its history, many of Gaza’s 1.6 million inhabitants are beginning to see solar power not just as a viable alternative, but perhaps as the only solution to...
February 26, 2014
Israel's parliament debates taking over Jerusalem's Al Aqsa mosque compound, sparking protests.
February 25, 2014
Palestinians were protesting against Israel’s parliament as it prepared to debate a bill calling for Israel to annex the compound, Islam’s third-holiest site.
February 21, 2014
Sticking points include the recognition of Israel and the future of East Jerusalem.
February 15, 2014
Abeer Abu Ghaith, the first female high-tech entrepreneur in the West Bank, is proving how the local IT and communications sector can transform the lives of women
February 13, 2014
Critics say the US president has not engaged in enough personal diplomacy with his Arab allies and has not done enough to reassure them where policy objectives appear to diverge, such as with Syria.
February 3, 2014
“Terrorist organisations and armed terrorists are using social media in the worst way possible,” Lt Gen Dhahi Khalfan Tamim said.
February 3, 2014
The Palestinian Authority president has proposed that a US-led Nato force stay indefinitely in a future Palestinian state to guarantee security for both Palestinians and Israelis.