UAE

January 4, 2015

Tax revenues increased by 12 per cent of the total government revenue compared to fiscal year 2014.
15:53 GMT

Government revenue figures show Dubai’s success in increasing public revenues for fiscal year 2015 by 11 per cent compared to revenues for the fiscal year 2014.

Murray poses with the trophy of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship
15:45 GMT

Andy Murray hailed his second Mubadala World Tennis Championship triumph as the perfect preparation for the 2015 season - despite final opponent Novak Djokovic withdrawing with fever on Saturday.

UAE Jet Ski Championship moves to  an new venue in Dubai
15:35 GMT

The UAE Jet Ski Championship competition is moving to a new venue in Dubai. The first round of the Jet Ski championship will now take place at Jumeirah Beaches 3 this coming Saturday.

We were wondering how long it would take mosque leaders to speak out against this celebrity-packed pic.
11:17 GMT

The pic has since disappeared from the web, but mosque leaders were none too pleased with the pop star's "disrespectful poses" inside the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

Sinead will be giving Dubai a taste of her latest album this January. (Image: Radioaktywne.pl)
10:59 GMT

Dubai will be getting a taste of controversial Irish singer Sinead O'Connor's latest album this January!

Harith Bukhash has shown Selena Gomez how to be treated like a princess. (Image: Twitter)
10:18 GMT

Selena Gomez has a friend in Harith Bukhash. The two "bonded" while the pop star was partying in the UAE.

Kendall Jenner running free on the beach in Dubai. (Image: Twitter)
06:58 GMT

Looks like Dubai was good to her. Maybe a little too good. Kendall Jenner hid behind black shades at the LAX airport upon her return from spending NYE in the UAE.

Kuwait team
04:11 GMT

The Kuwait national football team had to be escorted out of the Robina Stadium in Australia’s Gold Coast by police on Saturday after refusing to play a friendly against the UAE.

January 3, 2015

Rafael Nadal
20:51 GMT

A typically bullish Rafael Nadal insists he will improve as he regains his fiercely competitive instincts after he lost his first match following a two-month injury break at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship on Friday.

Andy Murray
19:06 GMT

World number one Novak Djokovic withdrew from the final of the Mubadala World Tennis Championships in Abu Dhabi on Saturday handing Andy Murray his first title of the season.

January 2, 2015

Andy Murray
18:22 GMT

Andy Murray survived the embarrassment of losing to his mother Judy’s tennis object of affection with a hard-fought 7-6 (7-1), 5-7, 6-4 victory over Feliciano Lopez in the inaugural match of the 2015 Mubadala World Tennis Championship on Thursday night.

Rafael Nadal
18:04 GMT

Rafael Nadal insists he will have to 'suffer a little bit’ as he resumes his stellar tennis career — but is determined to rival the game’s elite again in the new season.

Djokovic (R) enjoys kicking the ball with Real Madrid's Bale
17:58 GMT

Keen football fan Novak Djokovic said it was '€˜an awesome experience’ to share the limelight with the galacticos of Real Madrid on Tuesday night.

December 31, 2014

Real Madrid team
21:58 GMT

Real Madrid Café had a smashing debut as it formally opened its doors to Dubai’s foodies, with some of football’s most celebrated players adding star power to the opening night.

Djokovic during last year's Mubadala World Tennis Championship
15:57 GMT

With the Mubadala World Tennis Championship taking place this weekend, the Abu Dhabi community and the world’s top tennis stars are preparing for three days of world class sport and off-court excitement.