• Khamenei says Iran nuclear weapons are a U.S. 'myth'

    By Sam Wilkin DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told military commanders on Sunday the United States had created the "myth" of nuclear weapons to portray Iran as a threat, hardening his rhetoric before nuclear negotiations resume this week. Khamenei, the highest…

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    • Sarah says her parents more accepting now

      In a previous interview, Matteo said his family adored Sarah, and that this pleased him to no end. Sarah knows all about the positive comments from netizens about herself and Matteo. Asked to describe her relationship with Matteo, Sarah said: “We’re both very young when it comes to love matters.

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      • What to say when the interviewer asks, 'Why should we hire you?’

        Taylor says this question is likely the single best opportunity you have to seal the deal in the job interview. Before you arrive at the job interview, you should have a general sense of how to communicate this, she suggests.

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        • Kim holes out from fairway to win LOTTE Championship

          It was the 22-year-old's second LPGA Tour win of the year following victory in Bahamas in February. Kim's win, following her final round one-over 73, was the sixth by a South Korean in nine events on Tour this year.

          • Miranda Lambert: Women in country have to stick together

            Miranda Lambert is one of the few women nominated at the Academy of Country Music Awards this year, so she says the ladies of country music need to help one another. "I really support female artists in any genre, especially country music right now," Lambert said in an interview Friday. Lambert is…

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            • Child abuse video on social media helps police arrest suspect

              A video clip of a child being sexually harassed by a driver in Dammam and posted on social networking sites helped the police in tracing the car in which the crime happened and nabbing the culprit. The 50-second video was taken by a woman from the window of her residence in Aljamiian neighborhood.…

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              • Saudi soldier killed in Yemen border clash

                Fighting along Saudi Arabia's border with Yemen has killed a soldier from the kingdom, the Saudi-led coalition spokesman said on Saturday. The soldier is the seventh to die since coalition aircraft on March 26 began air strikes in Yemen to stop a southern advance by Iran-backed Huthi rebels.…

                • Man jailed for kissing colleague’s hand during exam

                  An employee was sentenced to three months in jail for grabbing his colleague’s hand and kissing it when she tried to pick up her pen. The 43-year-old Indian airline employee, M.A., was helping his 26-year-old Emirati colleague while she was undergoing an online aviation test when he touched and…

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                  • Hanyu leads Japan to 2nd place at World Team Trophy

                    Yuzuru Hanyu won the men's free skate Friday as Japan pulled to within four points of the United States at the World Team Trophy. American champion Jason Brown was second with 176.69 points, followed by Takahito Mura of Japan with 165.40. Skating to the theme song from "Phantom of the Opera," Hanyu…

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                    • Simple pleasures: Pacquiao wolfs down a burger

                      A hamburger before dinner is a luxury for most boxers but for Manny Pacquiao it’s a simple pleasure he relishes for not being on a restricted diet. Famished after more than two hours of training, Pacquiao wolfed down the burger with gusto, savoring every bite without any guilt. A bloated…

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                      • Islamic State shot and beheaded 30 people in Libya: video

                        Islamic State released a video on Sunday purporting to show its militants shooting and beheading what appeared to be about 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya. Reuters was not able to verify the authenticity of the video but the killings were similar to past violence carried out by Islamic State,…

                        • Why Did Deepika Padukone Try To Strangle Amitabh Bachchan?

                          Amitabh Bachchan is known to have a wicked sense of humour and actors who work with him are often at the receiving end of his pranks. During the shoot of Shoojit Sircar's Piku, Deepika Padukone, who plays Amitabh Bachchan's daughter in the film was his designated target.

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                          • The only male northern white rhino left in the entire world is under 24-hour protection by armed guards

                            There's a chance, however, that a northern white rhino could mate with a southern white rhino, the only rhino species not on the endangered list. Poaching and habitat loss seriously threaten the rhino population. In 2013, 1,004 rhinos were poached in South Africa.

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                            • Revathi: I don't want MARGARITA WITH A STRAW type of films to happen on regular basis

                              By Rachana Sheth, Glamsham Editorial Actress and filmmaker Revathi has always been part of sensitive subjects but the recently released Kalki Koechlin starrer MARGARITA WITH A STRAW, saw her in a much complicated and delicate role. Revathi, who has been very selective about her work, enjoyed doing…

                              • Dubai Police help acid attack victim

                                An Asian man was arrested by Dubai Police for pouring acid on a 21-year-old Asian model after she refused to marry him. Major General Khalil Ebrahim Al Mansouri, Assistant to the Dubai Police Chief for Criminal Investigation Affairs, said the police received a call about a man pouring acid on a…

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                                • This chart shows why China thinks it can take over the South China Sea without triggering a war

                                  China might have plenty of reasons to be confident about its expansionist ambitions in the South China Sea, according to a recent US Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) report that lays out China's long-term strategy for dominating its neighborhood. China wants to project its military power deep…

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                                  • Physicians want Dr. Oz gone from Columbia medical faculty

                                    "Dr. Oz has repeatedly shown disdain for science and for evidence-based medicine," said a letter the 10 physicians sent to a Columbia dean earlier this week. Oz first came to public attention as a frequent television guest of Oprah Winfrey. Oz was not reachable Thursday night at his Columbia office…

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