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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Cambodia’s celebrated working elephant Sambo set to enjoy retirement life after three decades of giving rides to tourists
The candidates for this year’s Miss World beauty pageant gather for a photocall in central London
India’s first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, which saw action during the 1971 India-Pakistan war, is finally being dismantled