Thursday 21 January 2021
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Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 21 January 2021
UAE leaders congratulate United States President Joe Biden after inauguration
The fish farm bringing the freshwater lakes of Scotland to Dubai
President Biden signs a string of first executive orders
Biden to focus on Iran deal re-entry in calls with US allies
Brexit border trouble grows as key customs system hits limit
Biden signs wide range of orders, including to rejoin Paris climate accord
Biden’s first 17 presidential orders
Experts fear South African virus strain is resistant to human antibodies
UK newspaper group calls for full trial in Meghan Markle letter case
Transcript: President Joe Biden's inauguration speech in full
Coronavirus latest: Tests and quarantine as UK hits new record for deaths
Who is Amanda Gorman, the poet who lit up Joe Biden’s inauguration?
Oxford scientists prepare vaccine versions against emerging virus variants
Madrid explosion: three dead after huge blast in Spanish capital
Mahmoud Abbas to stand for Palestinian Authority presidency, PM says
Lebanon fails to break government deadlock as old tensions linger
Former UK envoy claims vindication over Trump warnings
Iran's Rouhani says ball in America's court on nuclear dispute
In the turmoil of the Middle East an archbishop seeks balance
Cyprus seeks quiet conversation over gunboat diplomacy in Mediterranean
In the age of social distancing, Sudanese open their homes to Ethiopian refugees
Why the US ambassador to the UAE saw himself as a 'change agent'
Neom: Saudi Arabia's $500 billion ‘megacity of the future’
World in focus: best photos of the day
The Middle East Framed: regional photos of the day
World in focus: today's best photos
The Middle East Framed: best regional photos
The Middle East framed: regional photos of the day
The Middle East framed - today's best pictures
Queues, tests and quarantine: What it’s like to arrive in lockdown UK
UAE reports record coronavirus infections for ninth day in a row
Brazil vaccinates indigenous people in Amazon rainforest
Corona vaccines across the Middle East: Which vaccine is Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Qatar buying?
UAE visa rules latest: all you need to know as amnesty deadline draws near
The dilemma we face: who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first?
Coronavirus: When could we stop wearing face masks?
Meet the volunteers keeping Saudi Arabian beaches spotlessly clean
Doha offers to broker Gulf dialogue with Iran
Saudi Arabia to introduce two more vaccines to boost campaign
Coronavirus: Oman's schools reopen but parents remain cautious
Oman closes land borders as coronavirus cases rise
Algerian president's post-Covid foot operation a success
FAB agrees to buy Bank Audi's Egypt subsidiary
Japan aims to vaccinate most of the country before Olympics
Alibaba founder Jack Ma makes first public appearance in two months
WEF: Global Risk barometer spotlights infectious disease as the top threat
Desperate rescue effort launched to save Chinese miners
Afghan business owners fear increasing Taliban violence as US troops leave
UAE weather: stunning shot taken over Abu Dhabi as fog returns for a fifth day
Dubai hospitals told to cancel non-essential surgery for a month
Homefront: ‘How much commission does an agent charge for selling a property?’
Six dos and don’ts after being immunised against Covid-19
France's Emmanuel Macron hints at troop reduction in Sahel
Clashes in Sudan’s west Darfur leave 129 dead amid growing concerns
No surprise there ... Dubai in world's top 50 most Instagrammable places
Study finds virus strain found in South Africa poses risk of reinfection
Pre-historic Europeans used bronze objects as currency, study says
Dubai expat family find themselves locked out of Australia amid long-term border closure
Australia: hope for condemned pigeon after leg band deemed fake
Lost pigeon faces death in Australia after straying from US race
UAE's new maid-hiring rule will help domestic staff
Vaccines are crucial, but they won't spell the end of Covid-19
‘Hope in hard times’ was central message of Biden inauguration
Canada's new Syrian-origin minister outshines his racist critics
Can a westerner ever really be an 'Asia expert'?
UK border police allowed to use 'reasonable force' to obtain migrants’ fingerprints
Theresa May hits out at Boris Johnson’s ‘moral’ failures
Barnier becomes EU special adviser on UK ties
One in five UK small businesses has halted EU exports, accountants say
Shellfish lorries park near Downing Street in protest over post-Brexit export chaos
Beyond the Headlines: how Egypt's #MeToo movement is changing the country
Beyond the Headlines: will vaccines help us return to normal in 2021?
Beyond the Headlines: Stories from 2020 of Covid-19 and beyond
Beyond the Headlines: will Azerbaijan's victory in Nagorno-Karabakh lead to lasting peace?
Beyond The Headlines: Memories of Mosul three years after ISIS
Beyond The Headlines: The UAE's tactic against food crisis
Beyond the Headlines: Iran's secret affair with Al Qaeda
Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed – from Nobel Peace Prize to the brink of war
Beyond the Headlines: How will Joe Biden change US policy in the Middle East?
Beyond The Headlines: why superstorms are the new normal
Beyond the Headlines: how will the US election play out?
Beyond The Headlines: How will Arab Americans vote in US presidential election?