• 3 life hacks that will save you up to 10 hours a week

    Kim Kardashian recently blew up the internet by telling Into the Gloss that she washed her hair only once every five days, a habit stylists agree with. "Hair washing is very individual so there is no perfect amount, but if you have normal to dry hair, which Kim's hair appears to be, then every five…

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    • Head of Iran's Guard lashes out over Saudi 'treachery'

      The head of Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Monday accused Saudi Arabia of treachery against the Islamic world and compared the kingdom to Israel, the official IRNA news agency reported. "Today, the treacherous Saudis are following in Israel's footsteps," Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari was quoted as…

      Associated Press
      • Review: Robbie Williams an all-round entertainer in Abu Dhabi

        If you thought Robbie Williams named his latest world tour Let Me Entertain You after his hit song of the same name, you would be mistaken. After seeing his performance in Abu Dhabi, we reckon the tour’s name comes from Williams simply being an all-round entertainer. In a two-hour set, Williams…

        Gulf News
        • Watch: Filipino dancers in high heels slip to ‘Asia’s Got Talent’ grand finals

          The Golden Buzzer vaulted the group to the grand finals. Junior New System will be joining Gwyneth Dorado, another Filipina, in the grand finals. Viewers can vote for their favorite acts in one of three ways: SMS, Facebook and the “Asia’s Got Talent” mobile app.

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          • UAE billionaire calls for new rules on succession for Gulf family businesses

            Family businesses generate more than 80 per cent of the non-oil gross domestic product in the Gulf, according to accountancy firm PwC, a sector of the economy each nation is trying to bolster, especially in the lower oil price environment. Abdulaziz al-Ghurair, considered the most prominent member…

            Reuters Middle East
            • Bruce Jenner expected to make transgender history in interview

              Nearly 40 years after his record-breaking Olympic gold-medal win in the decathlon, Bruce Jenner will likely make history in a different realm on Friday, with an interview in which he is expected to disclose his transition to life as a woman. The 65-year-old Jenner, known to younger generations as…

              Reuters
              • 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
                • 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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                  • 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…

                    Philippine Daily Inquirer
                    • 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.…

                      Gulf News
                      • The Airbus A380, the flagship of the Emirates fleet

                        Ten years ago, the world’s largest passenger jet, the Airbus A380-800, completed its maiden test flight. Thirty months later it entered into commercial service with Singapore Airlines flying it from Singapore to Sydney, Australia. A year later, in 2008, Emirates started operating the aeroplane.

                        Gulf News
                        • Houthis suffer losses in Taiz

                          Forces loyal to the internationally recognized government of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi in the strategically important central city of Taiz took back several districts from the Iran-allied Houthi militia amid heavy fighting on Sunday, residents said. At least 90 were killed in heavy clashes…

                          Arab News
                          • 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,…

                            Glamsham
                            • 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
                              • Iran to start South Pars oil production in 2016 -state media

                                Iran plans to start to extract oil from the world's largest gas field next year as part of the OPEC member's strategy to boost its crude oil production to at least 3 million barrels per day, official Iranian media reported. Ali-Reza Zeighami, manager of the South Pars oil layers project, said new…

                                Reuters Middle East
                                • Bayern wins Bundesliga; Chelsea close to EPL title

                                  Bayern Munich clinched the Bundesliga title for the 25th time with four games to spare Sunday, while Chelsea took a step closer to winning the Premier league after nullifying Arsenal's threat in a gritty 0-0 draw. In Italy, Juventus must wait a little longer before celebrating another Serie A title…

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                                  • All signs point to Apple announcing a monster earnings report

                                    Analysts are expecting big iPhone sales and think Apple could provide a major update to its cash return program. Apple's revenue growth is expected to be driven by strong iPhone sales. If Apple sells 58.1 million iPhones, it will be the second-biggest quarter for iPhone sales in Apple's history.

                                    Business Insider
                                    • Russian hackers read Obama emails: report

                                      Emails to and from President Barack Obama were read by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House's unclassified computer system, according to The New York Times. The hackers, who also got into the State Department's unclassified system, obtained access to the email archives of people…

                                      AFP