In pictures: Dubai Police’s new super boat
As well as its fleet of supercars, Dubai Police now has a new super boat.
Siege of Syrian arms depot exposes chemical weapons fears
Detailed accounts describe military commanders from the US, Europe and Arab states scrambling to make sure the weapons did not fall into the hands of Al Qaeda-affiliated rebels after information emerged the bunker could contain sarin gas.
In pictures: 2014 Geneva Motor Show displays the stylish and conceptual
The 84th edition of the show opens its doors with a vast array of stunning cars, and creative design and engineering.
Milena Martinou is finding a way to get in her fitness kicks
Milena Martinou has a degree in finance and she does not have an aggressive streak. Remember that as she co-headlines Fight Night on Friday night at Du Forum on Yas Island.
In pictures: Top 5 home makeover ideas
Selina Denman offers five tips for improving home design binds, whether it be not enough natural light or too small of a space.
Can a Dubai course help overcome a fear of flying?
Clare Dight goes to Dubai to take a course to tackle her fear of flying.
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 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 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.
February 2, 2014
Israeli politicians react with anger to US secretary of state's warning about possible consequences if peace talks fail.
January 31, 2014
Norwegian sovereign fund's refusal to invest in two Israeli firms adds to a growing global pressure over West Bank settlements.
January 30, 2014
The Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement welcomed the end of Scarlett Johansson’s work with Oxfam but criticised her for endorsing SodaStream, a company that has its biggest factory in a Jewish settlement built on...
January 27, 2014
Palestinians and the Israeli PM's allies lash out over his remark in Davos that he would not relocate settlers after creation of Palestinian state.
January 21, 2014
Club Deportivo Palestino, which was founded by Palestinian immigrants in Santiago in 1920, have been banned from wearing the shirt and fined by the Chilean football association after members of Chile’s Jewish community complained that the map...