• 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
    • 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
      • Saudi-led forces strike Yemen rebels, blockade ports

        Saudi-led naval forces imposed a blockade on Yemen's ports as coalition airstrikes on Monday repelled an advance on the southern port city of Aden by Shiite rebels and forces loyal to a former president, in what appeared to be the most intense day of fighting since the air campaign began five days…

        Associated Press
        • 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
          • Jobless man on trial for rape bid in Dubai

            A jobless man stood trial in the Dubai Court of First Instance on Sunday on the charges for barging into an air hostess’ flat and trying to rape her. The 26-year-old Estonian air hostess said during the public prosecution investigation that she had just entered the building where she stayed in Al…

            Khaleej Times
            • The insane ways the human body changes during long-term spaceflight

              Most astronauts only spend six months at a time in that environment on the International Space Station (ISS), floating 250 miles above the Earth. On March 27 however, NASA and the Russian Federal Space Agency sent three astronauts to the ISS — they will be the first people to spend a continuous…

              Business Insider
              • 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
                • 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.

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                  • AP PHOTOS: Iraqi forces struggle to take back Tikrit

                    The Iraqi offensive aimed at driving the Islamic State group out of the northern city of Tikrit has been slowed by booby traps, snipers and suicide bombers, but received a powerful boost last week when a U.S.-led coalition began launching airstrikes in support of the operation.

                    Associated Press
                    • 10-minute knee replacement done in UAE hospital

                      In the first ever ‘zero technique’ knee replacement surgery conducted in the UAE by Dr Vikram Shah at RAK Hospital, a 69-year-old Emirati woman who had painful knee joints was able to walk within hours after the surgery. Dr Shah, a visiting superspecialist surgeon from Shalby Hospital, India,…

                      Gulf News
                      • Serena Williams easily wins opening match at Miami Open

                        Serena Williams punctuated points Saturday with theatrics worthy of a Grand Slam final. In other words, Williams appeared to be 100 percent. Showing no lingering effects from a recent knee injury, the seven-time Key Biscayne champion won her opening match at the Miami Open on Saturday, beating…

                        Associated Press
                        • 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
                          • Iran says US drone kills 2 advisers in Iraq; US denies claim

                            Iran's Revolutionary Guard says a U.S. drone strike killed two of its advisers near the Iraqi city of Tikrit, where a major offensive is underway against the Islamic State group, but the U.S. said Monday its coalition conducted no airstrikes in the area during the time of the incident. U.S. Central…

                            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,…

                              AFP
                              • 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..

                                Glamsham
                                • Bill Clinton's 'flaws' the subject of off-Broadway musical

                                  The Clintons are going back to the White House this spring — onstage, that is. "Clinton the Musical," the brainchild of two Australian brothers, makes its off-Broadway debut in April with a hysterical premise and a gentle look back at the '90s. "The thing that endeared Bill Clinton and continues to…

                                  Associated Press
                                  • Deepika Padukone's Interview On Depression Has Created A Buzz On Social Media

                                    Deepika Padukone recently took up the cause of spreading mental awareness. Deepika admitted that she underwent depression last year and after a lot of support, understanding from her family and guidance of doctors she overcame it. The audiences applauded Deepika's courage and the show was widely…

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