• Skilled Saudi pilots outwit Houthi defenses

    Saudi pilots have been outmaneuvering Houthi defenses by launching attacks without being shot, according to reports on Monday. A six-minute video has emerged on social networking sites showing a pilot filming a fellow officer performing skillful evasive actions while carrying out an operation.…

    Arab News
    • Yemen op not a proxy war between Kingdom and Iran

      Operation Decisive Storm is for the protection of the Yemeni people and defense of their legitimate government and not a proxy war between the Kingdom and Iran, said Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, Saudi ambassador to the US. “This campaign is against a group supported by Iran and Hezbollah,” he said…

      Arab News
      • Stars support fitness place in Kapuso coop site

          Members of the Kapuso Family have no reason not to stay fit. Just across GMA Network, at the GEMPC (GMA 7 Employees’ Multi-Purpose Cooperative) Building, is the new Options Studio. Felipe Yalong, GMA executive vice president and chief financial officer

        Philippine Daily Inquirer
        • Saudi pilot who made history by downing two fighters in 30 secs

          The current Saudi-led airstrikes part of Operation Decisive Storm against Houthi rebels in Yemen have brought to memory stories of great courage shown by Saudi Royal Air Force pilots during the first Gulf war to liberate Kuwait from the Iraqi occupation under former Iraqi strongman Saddam Hussein.…

          Saudi Gazette
          • Samsung's new phone looks a lot like the iPhone 6

            I've been using Samsung's newest phone, the Galaxy S6, for several days now. So far, I really enjoy it. I'm not ready to write my full review yet (that'll come in a few days), but it's safe to say this is the best phone Samsung has ever made. If you

            Business Insider
            • Cleaner jailed for hugging, kissing girl in washroom

              A cleaner has been jailed for three months for hugging a nine-year-old girl in a restaurant’s washroom and stealing two kisses from her while she was washing her hands. Presiding judge Ezzat Abdul Lat said A.H. will be deported following the completion of his jail term. “When I finished, I went to…

              Gulf News
              • Coco Martin admits Julia Montes is ‘girlfriend material’

                ACTOR Coco Martin revealed that actress Julia Montes is “girlfriend material” among all actresses whom he was paired with in his past projects. The star of the upcoming movie “You’re My Boss” also admitted that he and the actress are not yet in a relationship. “We are not yet in a relationship.

                • Blanket ban on chewable tobacco in Delhi

                  New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) A blanket ban on all forms of chewable tobacco came into effect in the national capital from Monday, with Health Minister Satyendra Jain asserting that the move will help save the government's as well as people's money in treating oral cancer. Health department teams…

                  • Tutor jailed for molesting girl

                    The 36-year-old Bangladeshi took advantage of the trust bestowed on him by the girl’s parents, also from Bangladesh. A clerk, who molested a minor on several days while teaching her the Holy Quran, has been sentenced to three months in jail to be followed

                    Khaleej Times
                    • Mayweather claims he’s fit to fight Manny Pacquiao now

                      While Manny Pacquiao continues to toil to achieve tip-top shape, Floyd Mayweather Jr. claims he is near peak form now, 37 days early for their May 2 fight in Las Vegas. “We’re pushing ourselves extremely hard,” Mayweather told the Associated Press. Pacquiao’s chief trainer Freddie Roach is not…

                      Philippine Daily Inquirer
                      • Clinton email dustup latest in 'delete, erase' era of gov't

                        In the never-ending quest to preserve the government's history, there have been plenty of weapons of mass destruction. Think Oliver North jamming a shredder with papers from an 18-inch stack of documents during the Iran-Contra investigation. The current dust-up over access to Hillary Rodham…

                        Associated Press
                        • Last minutes of ill-fated Germanwings flight

                          The Germanwings flight started like any other, the conversation in the cockpit normal, with co-pilot Andreas Lubitz offering no indication of the horror he would allegedly inflict. This is how Flight 4U 9525, which investigators believe Lubitz deliberately steered into a French mountainside,…

                          • Pakistan-born Fawad Ahmed named in Australian test squad

                            Pakistan-born refugee Fawad Ahmed was named to Australia's test squad Tuesday for tours of the West Indies and England later this year after an impressive domestic first-class season. Legspinner Ahmed, 33, who took 48 wickets at an average of 24.79 for Victoria state in the Sheffield Shield this…

                            Associated Press
                            • Giant Alien Planet Has 4 Suns in Its Sky

                              Planets with four suns in their sky may be more common than previously thought, a new study suggests. Astronomers have spotted a fourth star in a planetary system called 30 Ari, bringing the number of known planet-harboring quadruple-sun systems to two. There can be single stars, binary stars,…

                              • Girl stabbed on Jeddah Corniche moved out of ICU

                                Dareen Khayat, the 23-year-old girl who was stabbed by a young man who tried to harass her, has been moved out of the Intensive Care Unit, according to her aunt, Raha Khayat. “Dareen’s health is somewhat stable now. The assailant, who was arrested by police, repeatedly stabbed Dareen with a box…

                                Saudi Gazette
                                • Selena's dad: Mixed feelings about fans marking star's death

                                  Twenty years after Selena's murder, the Latin world will remember "The Queen of Tejano" with concerts, lookalike contests, dances and a massive festival. "Of course I'm happy that, today, people remember Selena more than ever," Abraham Quintanilla Jr. said via phone from his office in Corpus…

                                  Associated Press
                                  • Priyanka Chopra: Sick and all alone

                                    By Shaheen Irani, Glamsham Editorial Priyanka Chopra, who is currently shooting for a TV episode in the New York City, has fallen sick and she also feels lonely in the big city.She took to a micro-blogging site and wrote, "So it finally caught up..

                                    • Dad was neutral towards marriage, conversion: Yuvan Shankar Raja

                                      Chennai, March 30 (IANS) Southern composer Yuvan Shankar Raja says his father Illayaraja was never against his decision to convert to Islam, and subsequently marry a Muslim. In 2014, Yuvan converted to Islam for unexplained reasons and married Jaffrunnisha earlier this year. "My father was neutral…