Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi hospital focuses on patients of the avian kind

Falconry has been an integral part of the heritage of the United Arab Emirates. And despite the rapid modernization the country has undergone, falconry remains culturally significant. So much so that there's a massive veterinary hospital devoted to caring for the birds.

Global Politics

Helsinki Rejects New Guggenheim Museum

A plan to build a new Guggenheim museum on the Helsinki waterfront has been rejected by politicians in Finland. The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation proposed, in January, that it and the Finnish capital jointly develop a new contemporary art museum.

Global Politics

Dubai repercussions

The government in Dubai has confirmed that it will not guarantee the debt of the state-controled investment company, Dubai World. Jason Margolis has more.