2012 in pictures: The best photos from the UAE
It has been a great year 2012 for the UAE. Gulf News photographers delved into the archives to pick out some of their best works that captured the drama of the year gone by. It is difficult to choose from the thousands of pictures but here are a few — the best of the best.
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The spectacle of rainbow-coloured macaws bring harmony, colour and beauty to urban chaos of Venezuela’s capital
The discovery of an original first folio of the bard’s plays has sent jitters of excitement around the world of Shakespeare enthusiasts.
Cambodia’s celebrated working elephant Sambo set to enjoy retirement life after three decades of giving rides to tourists