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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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 30, 2014
The two had to endure severe pain on the 5,895-metre climb for a Palestinian children's charity.
January 7, 2014
Despite having prosthetic limbs, two Palestinian teenagers will battle extreme temperatures and altitudes to climb Africa's highest peak and raise Dh1 million for charity.
December 19, 2013
More than 50 architects, engineers, professors and students in the UAE are helping to design an orphanage that will be able to accommodate about 300 children in the African country.
November 6, 2013
A string of impressive oil and gas finds in East Africa have made the region one of the most promising exploration frontiers in the world.
May 13, 2013
The three were arrested along with a Saudi a week ago, in connection with a church bombing in Tanzania.
May 10, 2013
Students and faculty members from Abu Dhabi and Khalifa City Women's Colleges climbed Africa's highest peak to raise money for girls' education in Tanzania.
May 9, 2013
The official Twitter page for the Foreign Ministry tweeted last night it was closely following developments in the African nation.
February 7, 2013
The Life: Rasello.com, a Tanzania-based tech start-up that attracted seed funding from Dubai investors, is gaining traction.
December 6, 2012
Emirates Airline is understood to be in talks over a possible partnership with Fastjet, Africa's newest budget airline.
August 13, 2012
Tanzania's government has accused a Dubai company of raising the Tanzanian flag on several Iranian-owned ships, a charge the company denies.
August 3, 2012
Tanzania plans to establish a sovereign wealth fund to invest future energy windfalls after benefitting from a steady increase in its natural gas reserves.
July 30, 2012
Emirates Effect: Takatof, a programme that encourages volunteerism in the UAE, provides humanitarian aid to children in Tanzania.
July 19, 2012
Ferry carrying 250 adult passengers and 31 children is bottom-up off the east African coast of the Zanzibar archipelago.
June 9, 2012
Three Indian sisters have joined two other women in training to climb Mount Kilimanjaro together.