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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Abu Dhabi airport handled 2.1m passengers in JulyAug. 27--Abu Dhabi International Airport's passenger handling set a new record
Abu Dhabi airport handled 2.1m passengers in July
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 29 minutes ago
Aug. 27--Abu Dhabi International Airport's passenger handling set a new record of 2.1 million passengers in July. Not only did the total number of passengers traveling through the airport hit the two million mark for the first time ever, but the... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Ferrari May Be Worth $11 BillionFerrari has officially filed for its highly anticipated initial public offering
Why Ferrari May Be Worth $11 Billion
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
Ferrari has officially filed for its highly anticipated initial public offering. But how much is the supercar maker worth? Sergio Marchionne, CEO of parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU), has said Ferrari could be valued at more than 10... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Nurburgring WEC: Audi on top in damp first practiceAudi topped the first free practice session at a damp but steadily drying out N
Nurburgring WEC: Audi on top in damp first practice
Motorsport.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Audi topped the first free practice session at a damp but steadily drying out Nurburgring as teams prepare for the fourth round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship on Sunday. The No.7 Audi R18 etron quattro set a best lap of 1m39.201s in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UAE Plans to Build Free Trade Zone in UgandaKampala — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is looking for land close to a lake in
UAE Plans to Build Free Trade Zone in Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Kampala — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is looking for land close to a lake in Uganda where to establish a free trade zone. A free trade zone is an area in which goods may be landed, handled, manufactured or reconfigured, and re-exported without... Read more
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The Premier League Owl
Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City and symmetryArguably, De Bruyne’s arrival will just extend an advantage that City already h
Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City and symmetry
The Premier League Owl / Posted 5 hours ago
Arguably, De Bruyne’s arrival will just extend an advantage that City already hold. A forward line which already boasts Sergio Aguero, Raheem Sterling, David Silva and – periodically – Yaya Toure is the envy of the Premier League, but the Belgian... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Stork Report: New arrivalsJune 15: Born to Casey McNally and Richard Jodoin of Vernon, B.C., a girl, 8 lb
Stork Report: New arrivals
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 hours ago
June 15: Born to Casey McNally and Richard Jodoin of Vernon, B.C., a girl, 8 lbs. 5 oz., named Declynn Catherine Anne. A granddaughter for Cathy McNally and Wayne Moffat, Maurice and Linda Jodoin, Pam Jodoin, all of Vernon; Doug McNally of the... Read more
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sportsmole
UAE club Baniyas want N'ZogbiaAston Villa are holding talks with United Arab Emirates club Baniyas over the f
UAE club Baniyas want N'Zogbia
sportsmole / Posted 6 hours ago
Aston Villa are holding talks with United Arab Emirates club Baniyas over the future of winger Charles N'Zogbia, according to reports. The Sun claims that Abu Dhabi side Baniyas are interested in signing the former France international on a free... Read more
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Zawya
Omani tourist flow to Abu Dhabi grows 15 percentTravel & TourismThe Emirate hopes to attract more Omanis and expatriates who live in Oman with
Omani tourist flow to Abu Dhabi grows 15 percentTravel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted 7 hours ago
The Emirate hopes to attract more Omanis and expatriates who live in Oman with its the diverse destinations that combine sea and water attractions, modern entertainment, desert spas and retreats, heritage and cultural sites and oases, said Sultan Al... Read more
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Asian journal
Xyza Cruz Bacani and Her Journey So Far“All dreams are valid!” Xyza Cruz Bacani wrote that blissful post on her Faceb
Xyza Cruz Bacani and Her Journey So Far
Asian journal / Posted 8 hours ago
“All dreams are valid!” Xyza Cruz Bacani wrote that blissful post on her Facebook wall the morning she found out that she was one of seven fellows chosen by Magnum Foundation to undergo an intensive six-week Human Rights Fellowship at NYU’s Tisch... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Al Jazira and Al Ain meet in derby without the star cast�The international break couldn't have come at an even worse time for Abel Brag
Al Jazira and Al Ain meet in derby without the star cast
Khaleej Times / Posted 9 hours ago
�The international break couldn't have come at an even worse time for Abel Braga. The Brazilian didn't quite enjoy a happy return on his second stint in the Al Jazira hot seat and it has become all the more difficult with the coach missing nine of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
DigestIn an effort to protest the recent hike in meat prices, a campaign began on 22
Digest
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
In an effort to protest the recent hike in meat prices, a campaign began on 22 August to boycott both local and imported meat with the aim of lowering prices ahead of Eid Al-Adha (the greater Bairam). One kilo of veal has gone up to LE80, while... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Carry on: Canada requires electronic entry visaFrom March next year, Canada is requiring all non-US foreign citizens travellin
Carry on: Canada requires electronic entry visa
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 11 hours ago
From March next year, Canada is requiring all non-US foreign citizens travelling there by air to apply for a new entry requirement. Known as an Electronic Travel Authorisation (eTA), it applies to all visa-exempt foreign nationals from March 15,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Princess Beatrice and her £300,000 holidayA £300,000 holiday fit for a globe-trotting princess: The cost of Beatrice's 15
Princess Beatrice and her £300,000 holiday
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
A £300,000 holiday fit for a globe-trotting princess: The cost of Beatrice's 15 luxury foreign trips this year revealed (it's lucky she's got a new job to pay for them) Princess Beatrice, 27, has enjoyed 15 holidays this year alone Total since... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Middle East faces water shortages for the next 25 years, study saysWater supplies across the Middle East will deteriorate over 25 years, threateni
Middle East faces water shortages for the next 25 years, study says
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 hours ago
Water supplies across the Middle East will deteriorate over 25 years, threatening economic growth and national security and forcing more people to move to already overcrowded cities, a new analysis suggests. As the region, which is home to over 350... Read more
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Gulf News
Influential Emirati women celebrate Emirati Women’s DayWomen serving in top posts praise and thank Shaikha Fatima for her commitment t
Influential Emirati women celebrate Emirati Women’s Day
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Women serving in top posts praise and thank Shaikha Fatima for her commitment to women empowerment By Mary Achkhanian, Staff Reporter Dubai: Critical contributions by women in UAE society owe a great deal to the sage example set by Her Highness... Read more
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Gulf News
Emirati women applaud Emirati Women’s Day initiativeEmirati women are pillars of UAE society, citizens say By Maisoon Mubarak, Spe
Emirati women applaud Emirati Women’s Day initiative
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Emirati women are pillars of UAE society, citizens say By Maisoon Mubarak, Special to Gulf News. Abu Dhabi: To commemorate Emirati Women’s Day tomorrow, a press conference was organised in the capital today to celebrate the contributions of Emirati... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian man's tweet to Swaraj saves sister from traffickers A brother's tweet to Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj led to th
Indian man's tweet to Swaraj saves sister from traffickers
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
A brother's tweet to Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj led to the rescue of his sister from human traffickers in United Arab Emirates (UAE), a media report here said. Dev... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Titan The Robot wows crowds at Widnes MarketA ROBOT which has appeared with some of the world’s biggest stars brought its u
Titan The Robot wows crowds at Widnes Market
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
A ROBOT which has appeared with some of the world’s biggest stars brought its unique brand of entertainment to Widnes Market. Titan The Robot called into Widnes on Saturday, August 15. The robot has previously performed alongside pop stars Rihanna... Read more
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Rappler
PAL expects profitable 2015 even as lean season sets inSOARING. Philippine Airlines returned to profitability in 2014 and has seen its
PAL expects profitable 2015 even as lean season sets in
Rappler / Posted yesterday
SOARING. Philippine Airlines returned to profitability in 2014 and has seen its net income rise in the first half of the 2015. File Photo by Barbara Walton / EPA MANILA, Philippines – Buoyed by a strong showing in the first half of the year, flag... Read more
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Sunderland FC
Flying the flag in the UAE Black Cats fan making headlines in Dubai From the far reaches of America’s w
Flying the flag in the UAE
Sunderland FC / Posted yesterday
Black Cats fan making headlines in Dubai From the far reaches of America’s west coast to the Arabian deserts, Black Cats fans far and wide are flying the flag for Sunderland AFC, spreading the word of the ever-growing Red... Read more
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The Star
Strong field makes it to first base in US$12b Australian energy saleSYDNEY: A half dozen groups of companies from four continents placed indicative
Strong field makes it to first base in US$12b Australian energy sale
The Star / Posted yesterday
SYDNEY: A half dozen groups of companies from four continents placed indicative bids by a Thursday deadline for an electricity transmitter in Australia's most populous state, a source told Reuters, a milestone in a record $12 billion privatisation... Read more
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Zawya
Yousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAEPower & UtilitiesYousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAE Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 Abu
Yousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAEPower & Utilities
Zawya / Posted yesterday
Yousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAE Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 Abu Dhabi: Following the implementation of a solar power plant in India’s Cochin International Airport, M.A. Yousuf Ali, the airport’s director who is also the managing... Read more
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Zawya
July record for Abu Dhabi International Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 A record number of passengers passed through Abu Dha
July record for Abu Dhabi International
Zawya / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 A record number of passengers passed through Abu Dhabi International Airport in July, operator Abu Dhabi Airports said on Wednesday. A total of 2,100,929 passengers used the airport,... Read more
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Zawya
Abu Dhabi Police bust 604 forgery casesLegalAbu Dhabi Police bust 604 forgery cases In This Article Wednesday, Aug 26, 20
Abu Dhabi Police bust 604 forgery casesLegal
Zawya / Posted yesterday
Abu Dhabi Police bust 604 forgery cases In This Article Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 Abu Dhabi: Around 604 forgery cases were recorded last year, the most prominent of which was 5 million Indian rupees (Dh278,000) in fake money, the Ministry of... Read more
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Calcutta News
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement with South African Airways - the national carrier as well as the largest airline of South Africa. In a... Read more
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BBC News
PM Modi urges UAE to invest in India - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
PM Modi urges UAE to invest in India
BBC News / Posted yesterday
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Prime Minister Narendra... Read more
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Washington Post
U.S. airlines say Persian Gulf carriers taking big slice of international pieGround crews unload luggage at Washington Dulles International Airport. Passeng
U.S. airlines say Persian Gulf carriers taking big slice of international pie
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
Ground crews unload luggage at Washington Dulles International Airport. Passenger loads from here to the Middle East and Asia are down 25 percent, three airlines reported. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) The three big U.S. international... Read more
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Red Bull
Solid Gold Repeats as Red Bull Reign ChampsChicago native and NBA superstar Anthony Davis hosted the finals and presented
Solid Gold Repeats as Red Bull Reign Champs
Red Bull / Posted yesterday
Chicago native and NBA superstar Anthony Davis hosted the finals and presented the championship trophy at day's end. Point guard JaMarcus Ellis teamed with swingmen Emmanuel Little and Al Stewart plus big man Chris Singletary, filling in for De'Andre... Read more
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The Hindu
A mosque visit Narendra Modi finds hard to pull offA proposed visit of the Prime Minister to India’s oldest mosque, the Cheraman J
A mosque visit Narendra Modi finds hard to pull off
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A proposed visit of the Prime Minister to India’s oldest mosque, the Cheraman Juma Masjid, is in limbo as Kerala Tourism’s Muziris Heritage Project brushes uncomfortably against the Sangh Parivar’s construct of history. Prime Minister Narendra... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Family fun at Taste of Taste of Abu DhabiTaste of Abu Dhabi returns to du Arena with its first family-dedicated area. Ce
Family fun at Taste of Taste of Abu Dhabi
Khaleej Times / Posted yesterday
Taste of Abu Dhabi returns to du Arena with its first family-dedicated area. Celebrity chefs Eric Lanlard, Valentine Warner and Suzanne Husseini will be headlining the star-studded line-up and along with 25 restaurants, new features and... Read more
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Daily News
ZPMC Lanka in Qatar port crane commissioningZPMC Lanka Company (Private) Limited; the joint venture between Shanghai Zhenhu
ZPMC Lanka in Qatar port crane commissioning
Daily News / Posted yesterday
ZPMC Lanka Company (Private) Limited; the joint venture between Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Company Limited of China and Access Engineering PLC, is engaged in a contract with ZPMC Abu Dhabi for commissioning of 26 Rubber Tired Gantry Cranes... Read more
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The Standard
Dubai slowdown due to curbs not oil d-ropThursday, August 27, 2015  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint Advert
Dubai slowdown due to curbs not oil d-rop
The Standard / Posted yesterday
Thursday, August 27, 2015  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint AdvertisingOnline AdvertisingArchive Site SearchThursday, August 27, 2015ADVERTISEMENTDUBAI'S TIGHTER PROPERTY rules aimed at preventing... Read more
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New Kerala
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement with South African Airways - the national carrier as well as the largest airline of South Africa. In a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Newly Unearthed Etihad Documents Prove Extensive, Ongoing Subsidization SchemeWASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New documents discovered a
Newly Unearthed Etihad Documents Prove Extensive, Ongoing Subsidization Scheme
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New documents discovered as part of an ongoing, worldwide investigation have provided damning evidence of additional, massive subsidies to Etihad Airways from the United Arab Emirates in violation... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Qaeda denies holding UK hostage freed in YemenYemen - Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has told Al Jazeera that it ne
Qaeda denies holding UK hostage freed in Yemen
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Yemen - Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has told Al Jazeera that it never held a UK citizen which the United Arab Emirates (UAE) said it had freed from the group in Yemen on Sunday. The UAE said its troops had rescued British oil engineer... Read more
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Gulf News
Fatima salutes mothers of martyrs on first Emirati Women’s DayFatima urges Emirati women to maintain the achievements made and to work harder
Fatima salutes mothers of martyrs on first Emirati Women’s Day
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Fatima urges Emirati women to maintain the achievements made and to work harder towards more achievements, progress Abu Dhabi: Her Highness Shaikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Putin Set to Meet Egypt's SisiRussian President Vladimir Putin is set to meet his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel
Putin Set to Meet Egypt's Sisi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to meet his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, on Wednesday in Moscow as Russia ramps up its efforts to serve as a leading mediator in Middle Eastern conflicts. The leaders are expected to focus on... Read more
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Aljazeera
Al-Qaeda denies holding UK hostage freed in YemenAl-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has told Al Jazeera that it never held
Al-Qaeda denies holding UK hostage freed in Yemen
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has told Al Jazeera that it never held a UK citizen which the United Arab Emirates (UAE) said it had freed from the group in Yemen on Sunday. The UAE said its troops had rescued British oil engineer Douglas... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Take your Young Eagle to fly - PabloG by Paul GiannamoreTake your Young Eagle to fly My brother, the Home Office in Wichita, answered
Take your Young Eagle to fly - PabloG by Paul Giannamore
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Take your Young Eagle to fly My brother, the Home Office in Wichita, answered my question about how some steelworker's kid from Steubenville decided to go into aviation by saying the airplanes flying into the airport at Wintersville intrigued him.... Read more
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New Kerala
Jet Airways expands codeshare agreement with South African Airways International airline Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded i
Jet Airways expands codeshare agreement with South African Airways
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
International airline Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement with South African Airways, the national carrier and largest airline of South... Read more
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Sarawak Report
"Binding Agreement" Or "Engaged In Discussions"? - 1MDB's Multi-Billion Dollar Muddle26 Aug 2015 CEO Arul Kanda went on TV this month to say the IPIC agreement was
"Binding Agreement" Or "Engaged In Discussions"? - 1MDB's Multi-Billion Dollar Muddle
Sarawak Report / Posted 2 days ago
26 Aug 2015 CEO Arul Kanda went on TV this month to say the IPIC agreement was a “signed” “guarantee” to pay off 1MDB’s debts – now it turns out discussions are... Read more
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Daily Mirror
British student jailed in UAE for possessing 0.04g of cocaineAhmad Zeidan was allegedly tortured into admitting drug charges, and has made a
British student jailed in UAE for possessing 0.04g of cocaine
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Ahmad Zeidan was allegedly tortured into admitting drug charges, and has made a fresh plea for government support. He has now pleaded with Government ministers to support his request to be freed in the Eid El Adha amnesty in Septmeber. Zeidan has... Read more
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iol.co.za
Qatar Air relaxes grip on cabin staffAPWith a fleet of planes on order that will require thousands of new cabin crew
Qatar Air relaxes grip on cabin staff
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
APWith a fleet of planes on order that will require thousands of new cabin crew, Qatar Air has planned about two dozen meetings this year to explain shifting policies and better understand the needs of workers. File picture: Lefteris Pitarakis Dubai... Read more
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Evening Standard
Disgraced Amir could face England in UAEMohammad Amir is in contention to face England in October, five years after he
Disgraced Amir could face England in UAE
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Mohammad Amir is in contention to face England in October, five years after he was banned from cricket for deliberately bowling no-balls in the Lord’s Test. Along with former team-mates Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif, the Pakistani fast bowler was... Read more
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New Kerala
Body of Indian worker in UAE repatriated The body of an Indian worker who died in Ajman in the United Arab Emirates (U
Body of Indian worker in UAE repatriated
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The body of an Indian worker who died in Ajman in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) earlier this month has been repatriated to India 15 days after his death, a media report said. Lalan Chowdhari died of brain... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Yemen’s Qaeda denies having held Briton rescued by UAE Published: 26 August 2015 3:49 PM Al-Qaeda in Yemen has denied it was holdin
Yemen’s Qaeda denies having held Briton rescued by UAE
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 26 August 2015 3:49 PM Al-Qaeda in Yemen has denied it was holding a British hostage who the United Arab Emirates said it had rescued from the jihadists this week, according to a... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Jordan's king tells Putin he must help find solution on SyriaRussian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Jordan's King Abdullah shake hands dur
Jordan's king tells Putin he must help find solution on Syria
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Jordan's King Abdullah shake hands during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, August 25, 2015. MOSCOW King Abdullah of Jordan told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday Moscow had a vital... Read more
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Zawya
Brand Qatar: Does it need saving?QatarBrand Qatar: Does it need saving? Tehran's treasure trove Photo Credit:Reuters
Brand Qatar: Does it need saving?Qatar
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
Brand Qatar: Does it need saving? Tehran's treasure trove Photo Credit:Reuters/Fadi Al-Assaad For those inside Qatar, it might seem the forces that be are under-reacting to the battering the country has been receiving in the Western media. But are... Read more
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Zawya
Airlines to get their wingsIranAirlines to get their wings Jubilation on the Iranian street was tempered by m
Airlines to get their wingsIran
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
Airlines to get their wings Jubilation on the Iranian street was tempered by more cautious reactions in the business community. Nuclear sanctions will not be lifted until Implementation Day, which is still several months away and could be undone by... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Hump Day Deals: 70% Off Wine, Free Ebooks, $399 PlayStation 4 Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why
Hump Day Deals: 70% Off Wine, Free Ebooks, $399 PlayStation 4
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week... Read more
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