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Deadly blast hits Damascus, killing at least 11 people

Deadly blast hits Damascus, killing at least 11 people

June 23, AP – Amman: The explosion in the capital went off behind a bakery in the Ruken Al Deen neighbourhood, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. It reported 10 wounded and said there was no immediate claim of responsibility. The Syrian news agency Sana confirmed the blast and said there were […]

June 23, 2013 | By More
Saudi announces SARS-like coronavirus claims one more life

Saudi announces SARS-like coronavirus claims one more life

June 22, AP – The 81-year-old man died in Eastern Province, where most cases of coronavirus have been registered, the ministry said on its website on Friday. An elderly Saudi man has died from the MERS virus, bringing the Kingdom’s death toll from the SARS-like infection to 33, the health ministry said. It said two […]

June 22, 2013 | By More
Lending a helping hand to refugees “World Refugee Day”

Lending a helping hand to refugees “World Refugee Day”

June 22, AP – War and other crises drove one person from their home every 4.1 seconds in 2012, the UN’s refugee agency said on Wednesday, pushing the number of people forcibly displaced to a two-decade high of 45.2 million. All told, the UNCHR’s annual figures showed 1.1 million people fled across international borders in […]

June 21, 2013 | By More
Brazil’s President calls emergency meeting, after night of violence

Brazil’s President calls emergency meeting, after night of violence

June 21, RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — President Dilma Rousseff called an emergency meeting of her top Cabinet members for Friday morning, more than a week after the protests began. Rousseff, who has a standoffish governing style, has been almost entirely absent from the public eye, making only one statement earlier in the week that […]

June 21, 2013 | By More
Anti-aging cream worth by vital ingredients, don’t judge by price

Anti-aging cream worth by vital ingredients, don’t judge by price

June 21, AP – There is a plethora of anti-aging products, so it gets difficult to select the right product for the skin. Is anti-aging cream worth the money? Expert says the quality of an anti-aging cream depends on the formulation and not the price. According to Oriflame India’s beauty and make-up expert Aakriti Kochar, […]

June 20, 2013 | By More