The nine new weird and wonderful UAE workouts you have to try
Tired of your usual workout? Exercise needn’t be boring: we’ve picked out nine novel – and challenging – classes in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Saif Ali Khan pleads not guilty to assault
Plus: Hilton inaugurates Manila beach club; Rick Ross tops Billboard 200; Chris Brown arrested for parole violation; Keith Richards to publish children’s book; big renewal deal for Big Bang; and book of Oprah's columns to be published.
In pictures: New Lamborghini showroom opens in Abu Dhabi
Lamborghini launched its latest super car, the Huracán LP 610-4, in the Emirates at the opening of its new Abu Dhabi showroom on the Corniche.
Emirates Airline: A million passengers a week and flying higher
As Emirates adds its eighth American destination with a daily service to Boston, its president speaks about how the carrier manages its rapid growth and surging passenger totals and its plans for additional expansion.
In pictures: 2014 Abu Dhabi International Triathlon
Over 2,400 athletes, professional and amateur, took part in the 2014 edition of the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon.
Silva service for Manchester City in 2-0 win over Hull
Manchester City resumed their Premier League engagements after two weeks off with a narrow 2-0 win over Hull City, but striker Edin Dzeko says the team can ill-afford to be without captain Vincent Kompany in their title chase after the defender was sent off against the Tigers.
March 20, 2013
An unrepentant Tony Blair made sure he had the first word in the run-up to the 10th anniversary today of the US-led invasion of Iraq. Omar Karmi reports from London
February 28, 2013
In his latest defence, the former UK PM asks television viewers to imagine the brutality Saddam Hussein would have used against an uprising. Omar Karmi reports from London
September 2, 2012
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Desmond Tutu has called for Tony Blair and George Bush to face prosecution at the International Criminal Court for their role in the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq
May 28, 2012
Tony Blair said that during his decade as prime minister he did nothing to “confront” the British media in general and Rupert Murdoch’s newspapers in particular.
October 3, 2011
Palestine leadership debated asking the US, EU, Russia and the UN to sack Tony Blair, the Middle East Quartet envoy, saying the former British PM had become little more than an 'Israeli diplomat' since assuming his envoy role in 2007.
September 16, 2011
A Winchester School pupil made it to the shortlist in Tony Blair's Faith Shorts movie contest.