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Emirati women put career before marriage

Emirati women put career before marriage

Oct 31, – The UAE government’s efforts in providing quality education and empowering the Emirati women are now beginning to rub off on many of the young ladies who are opting for personal development, having a thriving career and independence before embarking on the marriage wagon. “Career before marriage is more important now for all […]

October 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
Syria bus blast ‘kills 21’ in Deraa province

Syria bus blast ‘kills 21’ in Deraa province

Oct 16, – At least 21 people have been killed by an explosion that struck a minibus in southern Syria, activists say. Six women and four children were among those who died when the vehicle hit a landmine in the town of Nawa, in the province of Deraa, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights […]

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Saudi naked dancing youth gets 2,000 lashes and 10 years

Saudi naked dancing youth gets 2,000 lashes and 10 years

Oct 03, Manama: A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a young man to 10 years in prison and 2,000 lashes for dancing naked on the roof of a car. The defendant was also ordered to pay a 50,000 Saudi riyal (Dh48,956) fine for his “indecent act” committed in winter at a camp where young […]

October 3, 2013 | By | Reply More
Assad to destroy chemical weapons ‘in a year

Assad to destroy chemical weapons ‘in a year

Sep 19, – The Syrian president has repeated his vow to destroy his chemical weapons, this time in an interview with US broadcaster Fox News. However, undertaking the costly project would require a lot of time and money, he added. In his second interview with a US broadcaster this year, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad reiterated […]

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Kids’ chronic stomach pain tied to anxiety disorder

Kids’ chronic stomach pain tied to anxiety disorder

Aug 13, – Children with chronic or recurring stomach pain without a clear medical explanation were also more likely to have an anxiety disorder than those without stomach problems. By the time kids with stomach pain reached age 20, just over half had had symptoms of an anxiety disorder at some point, most often social […]

August 13, 2013 | By | Reply More
Helen Skelton Presenter to quit Blue Peter

Helen Skelton Presenter to quit Blue Peter

Aug 08, – Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton is to bow out after five and a half years next month – and will be replaced by CBBC colleague Radzi Chinyanganya. It means another big change for viewers who learned the identity of another new host, Lindsey Russell, only a fortnight ago after she won a […]

August 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Iraq violence: 51 killed, 200 injured as deadly car bombs targets Shias

Iraq violence: 51 killed, 200 injured as deadly car bombs targets Shias

July 29, – A wave of car bombs has killed at least 51 people in mostly Shia areas of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, and in other cities around the country. More than 200 people were wounded in the attacks, officials said. More than 2,500 Iraqis have died in attacks since April, the UN says – […]

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