• Emirates24|7

    Meghan Markle is 'avocado toast whisperer'

    Meghan Markle is the "avocado toast whisperer". The Duchess of Sussex hosted her friend Daniel Martin for breakfast at Kensington Palace over the weekend and the make up artist took to Instagram to reveal she is still a pro at making the tasty meal. Referencing her old and now closed lifestyle website The Tig, she wrote on the photo sharing site: "Back to our Tig days.., Thank you Meghan for being the consummate hostess this weekend and still being the #avocadotoast whisperer, YUM! #foodie #foodiegram" Meanwhile, Meghan - who is expecting her first child with Prince Harry - is said to be in the "happiest period of her life" right now. Royal expert Katie Nicholl said: "She has told friends that

  • english.alarabiya.net

    Israeli military strikes Iranian targets in Syria

    Israel's military said on Monday it struck Iranian Quds targets inside Syria and warned Syrian forces not to attack Israeli territory or forces. Syrian state news agency Sana said its military air defenses had thwarted “hostile targets” and shot down several of them, without elaborating. Witnesses in Damascus said loud explosions rang out in the night sky. “We have started striking Iranian Quds targets in Syrian territory. We warn the Syrian Armed Forces against attempting to harm Israeli forces or territory,” Israel's military said in a statement. The overnight strikes followed cross-border attacks on Sunday in which Syria said it repelled an Israeli air attack. Israel said it intercepted a

  • Arab News

    Karen Wazen stars in flirty, fun fragrance campaign

    DUBAI: Lebanese influencer Karen B. Wazen took to Instagram over the weekend to share her latest advert campaign with British perfume brand Jo Malone. The stylish blogger shared the video with her 858,000 followers and was quickly inundated with overwhelmingly positive comments on the social media platform. “So happy to share with you my campaign with @jomalonelondon - 'You and I together and nothing else matters… Combining nature and love ... Combining two scents... combining two souls',” she captioned the video. Directed by Dubai-based influencer and designer Ahmed El-Sayed, who goes by the name @Twistedcurlz on Instagram, the short clip sees Wazen posing for the camera in a park while holding two bottles of the new fragrance.

  • english.alarabiya.net

    Bahrain to open world's largest underwater theme park

    Covering an area of over 100,000 square meters, Bahrain is set to launch the world's largest underwater theme park just before the summer of 2019. According to Bahrain News Agency (BNA), the President of the Supreme Council for Environment, Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Khalifa, announced on Saturday the building of the eco-friendly project, which will be done in partnership with the Supreme Council for Environment, Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), and the private sector. Additionally, the project will also provide multiple diving experiences to promote marine life growth, set around artificial coral reefs, and replicas of traditional Bahraini pearl merchant's houses. Speaking to BNA, Sheikh Abdullah stressed the importance of preserving Bahrain's marine habitat by abiding by the highest international environmental standards, in hopes of making the country a go-to international destination in the field of ecotourism and for diving enthusiasts.

  • Arab News

    LuLu awards 14 cars to Super Fest winners

    LuLu has awarded 14 winners of its grand raffle giveaway a Jeep Compass each, as part of its recently held annual anniversary celebrations. Along with the car prizes, LuLu gift vouchers worth SR50,000 ($13,326) were awarded to 50 lucky customers with each having received SR1,000. The handover ceremony was held consecutively in three regions - Riyadh, Alkhobar and Jeddah. LuLu Commercial Manager for Saudi Arabia Adeeb Ali Al-Qarni said: “We are extremely glad about the success of LuLu Super Fest, which has brought not only fun and excitement but most importantly the perfect time to give something extra special to our loyal customer base, coinciding with our ninth year celebration of serving the

  • Egypt Independent

    Egypt demands explanation from Saudi Arabia over onion import ban

    Head of the Central Department of Agricultural Quarantine at the Egyptian Agriculture Ministry, Ahmed al-Attar, announced Friday that Egypt will demand an explanation from Saudi Arabia over its decision to ban imports of Egyptian onion. Saudi's Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture had earlier announced a temporary ban on Egyptian onion imports after it was proven to exceed the global limit for pesticide residues. In statements to Al-Masry Al-Youm, Attar said that he had not received any official notifications from the Saudi side over the claim that it the onions were contaminated with pesticide residues. Attar added that he would send an official letter on Saturday to verify the decision

  • Emirates24|7

    Spotted: Katrina Kaif, Janhvi Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor...

    Sania Mirza Karisma Kapoor, Malaika and Amrita Arora Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal Ranveer Singh Janhvi Kapoor Mira Kapoor Taimur Ali Khan Katrina Kaif and sister Isabelle Kaif Malaika's son Arhaan Deepika Padukone at a book launch in Mumbai. Taimur Ali Khan visits Inaaya Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna and Bobby Deol spotted at Soho house. Varun Dhawan, Ranveer Singh, Vicky Kaushal Rohit Shetty and Katrina Kaif Jahnvi Kapoor Karan Johar Kareena Kapoor and Taimur (Instagram) Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra (Instagram) Esha Gupta poses for photographs during the launch of her new music video 'Get Dirty' in Mumbai. (AFP) Ihana Dhillon poses for photographs at the 2019 Global Film Tourism Conclave event