Record breakers in the UAE
The UAE is no stranger to world records, with the Burj Khalifa towering above them all as the record holder for world's tallest tower. We look at other records broken in the UAE.
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Obama takes in grand Republic Day parade in show of solidarity between US and India
Barack Obama laid a wreath at Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial at Rajghat and planted a sapling in the complex.
Funeral for Saudi King Abdullah got under way in a cavernous mosque in the capital.
Contestants present a colourful spectacle as they take part in the national costume show