• Kardashian family to watch Bruce Jenner's interview together

    Kim Kardashian says her family plans to watch Bruce Jenner's Friday night TV interview as they do most things, which is together. Kardashian told reporters in New York at Friday's Variety Power of Women event — where she was being honored along with Lena Dunham, Whoopi Goldberg, Glenn Close and…

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    • Angelina Jolie rips world powers on Syria's refugee crisis

      Actress Angelina Jolie pleaded with world powers Friday to help the millions of Syrian refugees, sharply criticizing the U.N. Security Council for being paralyzed by its division over Syria's four-year conflict. Jolie briefed the council as special envoy for the U.N. on refugee issues. Jolie spoke…

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      • Wozniacki vs Kerber in Porsche Grand Prix final

        STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki will play Angelique Kerber in the final of the Porsche Grand Prix after they won their semifinals in contrasting fashion on Saturday.Wozniacki beat second-seeded Simona Halep 7-5, 5-7, 6-2, while home favorite

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        • Ssangyong Motor says Mahindra denies media report on plan to hike stake

          Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd has denied a media report that it plans to increase its stake in South Korean automaker Ssangyong Motor Co Ltd, a spokesman for Ssangyong Motor said on Friday. Shares of Ssangyong Motor were down 8 percent as of 0516 GMT on Friday. CNBC-TV18 on Wednesday said Mahindra is…

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          • Sudan's pyramids, nearly as grand as Egypt's, go unvisited

            AL-BEGRAWIYA, Sudan (AP) — The small, steep pyramids rising up from the desert hills of northern Sudan resemble those in neighboring Egypt, but unlike the famed pyramids of Giza, the Sudanese site is largely deserted. The pyramids at Meroe, some 200 kilometers (125 miles) north of Sudan's capital,…

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            • Why is Shraddha Kapoor thanking Lauren Gottlieb?

              By Jahnavi Patel, Glamsham Editorial Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor, who will be seen in the upcoming Bollywood film ABCD 2 will be matching steps with the international dancer Lauren Gottlieb, who was also a part of the first film, ABCD. At the trailer launch event of their film, Varun said,…

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              • Founder of Rogo’s talks about steps to successful start-up

                What most people don’t know, however, is that the restaurant is the brainchild of Dubai-resident, Jessica Al Absi, whose goal was to develop a world-class brand in the capital. Al Absi is the chairman and chief executive officer of Group JWA, which is the parent company behind Rogo’s. “This led to…

                Gulf News
                • U-turn in Queiroz drama, stays as Iran coach

                  The saga of Carlos Queiroz's time as coach of Iran has taken a fresh twist with the Portuguese handler making a U-turn and choosing to lead the team's 2018 World Cup campaign. Queiroz, a former Real Madrid boss and ex-assistant to Alex Ferguson at Manchester United, announced last month that, with…

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                  • Dubai Safari Park project to be completed next year

                    Dubai Safari, the long-awaited upcoming zoo park, is 30 per cent complete and expected to open in the third quarter of 2016, an official said on Saturday. Hussain Lootah, Dubai Municipality Director-General, said on Saturday that the massive Dh1 billion project will cover 119 hectares of land.…

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                    • Soldier probed for tweeting against Qatif residents

                      Prince Mohammad bin Salman, defense minister and royal court chief, has ordered that a soldier should be investigated for tweeting that he was prepared to kill citizens in the Qatif governorate. Meanwhile, the education minister has ordered the transfer of a female teacher from a school in Makkah…

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                      • Heroin worth Dh4.5 million seized at Dubai airport

                        Test on a sample of the 9.2kg of drugs seized using Al Kashif high-end mobile laboratory facility, the substance was found to be heroin. The Dubai Customs has foiled an attempt to smuggle 9.2kg of heroin — believed to be worth Dh4.5 million — at Terminal 3 of the Dubai International Airport. Ahmed…

                        Khaleej Times
                        • Pentagon cites de-escalation of tensions over Iranian ships

                          The prospect of a U.S.-Iranian confrontation over the potential delivery of Iranian weapons to rebels in Yemen has receded, Pentagon officials said Friday. U.S. Army Col. Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman, said the nine-ship Iranian convoy had reversed course, heading back in the general direction…

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                          • UAE residents can own the Apple Watch from today-hopefully

                            Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch and the high-end Apple Watch Edition. Now for the even trickier part: are you willing to pay the price — actually, even more — just to be the first to own the Apple Watch? “We’d love to [be the first to offer Apple Watches in the UAE], but inventory is looking pretty…

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                            • Kim Chiu on Gerald Anderson-Maja Salvador breakup: Leave me out of it

                              Let’s just give it to them,” said actress Kim Chiu when show biz reporters sought her reaction to the news that her ex-beau and former screen partner Gerald Anderson has broken up with actress Maja Salvador. Kim reconciled with Maja, her former best friend, in May 2014, a year after their highly…

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                              • Fighting escalates across Yemen, air strikes on capital Sanaa

                                By Mohammed Mukhashaf and Mohammed Ghobari ADEN/CAIRO (Reuters) - Air raids, naval shelling and ground fighting shook Yemen on Sunday in some of the most widespread combat since a Saudi-led alliance intervened last month against Iranian-allied Houthi militia who have seized large tracts of the…

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                                • Mysterious X-37B Military Space Plane to Fly Again Next Month

                                  The United States Air Force's X-37B space plane will launch on its fourth mystery mission next month. The unmanned X-37B space plane, which looks like a miniature version of NASA's now-retired space shuttle orbiter, is scheduled to blast off atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from…

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                                  • Desperate Nepalese sleep in open as aftershocks spread fear

                                    By Gopal Sharma and Sanjeev Miglani KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Thousands of desperate Nepalese spent another night in the open in the early hours of Monday, terrorized by strong aftershocks that continued to shake the country two days after a massive quake struck, killing almost 2,500 people. Across the…

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