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
In pictures: This week's list of business images includes refugee carpet makers in Peshawar; coal energy in Germany and protests at IBM's factory in China.
Porsche, McLaren, and LaFerrari hybrids are best
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.
January 9, 2014
A Dubai resident is traveling 6,000 kilometres on a gastronomic journey to spread awareness about Alzheimer's disease.
August 17, 2013
The country launched the initiative in 2007 to protect the Yasuni area of the Amazon basin by encouraging the international community to invest billions in the region
August 14, 2013
The gang smashed the rear window of the car where the jewels were in, snatched the bag of gems and ran off.
July 29, 2013
Brazil's famed Copacabana beach, usually the venue for scantily clad sun-seekers and revelry, became a massive Catholic campground yesterday as Pope Francis concluded a youth festival by urging young people to go forth and build a new world.
July 26, 2013
Papal visit for World Youth Day stops in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro.
July 25, 2013
President Obama hits the road to push his vision for an expanded middle class, hoping to stave off partisan gridlock as economic issues loom.
July 25, 2013
Fugitive U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden's hopes of leaving Moscow Airport are dashed as he fails to secure permission to leave.
July 23, 2013
Pontiff highlights the 'culture of rejection' facing young and old as he heads to Brazil.
July 2, 2013
Protesters hurling petrol bombs clashed with riot police as the curtain came down on the violence-plagued Confederations Cup with host nation Brazil downing world champions Spain in the final.
June 28, 2013
Iran is not actively supporting terrorist cells in Latin America and its influence is waning in the region after almost a decade of promises to increase investment, according to a US State Department report.
June 24, 2013
A tent camp set up by protesters outside the Rio de Janeiro governor's residence in this well-heeled seaside neighbourhood provides a window onto the turmoil that has rocked Brazil.
June 21, 2013
As the protests grow, with two major marches called for Thursday, the Brazilian government seems at a loss over how to address the sweeping demands of its people.
May 21, 2013
Venezuela has made a rare diplomatic overture to the United States, suggesting it could be time for better ties.