• Legal consultant admits raping hairdresser in Dubai

    A legal consultant, currently serving life imprisonment for raping a hairdresser, stunned the Dubai Appeal Court on Sunday as he entered a guilty plea. In December, the Dubai Court of First Instance convicted him of raping the woman at knifepoint in the building’s stairway although he had pleaded not guilty. The Egyptian legal consultant parked his motorbike upon spotting the Moroccan hairdresser walking into a building in Al Nahda.

    Gulf News
  • Kim Kardashian Gushes Over Son 'Sainty' in Livestream

    We may not have caught a glimpse of Saint West yet, but he is definitely making himself known.

    ETonline
  • Saudi Offer to Put Troops in Syria Not Realistic, Experts Say

    It was a startling announcement that prompted a flurry of urgent headlines and seemed to answer the prayers of the Obama administration and presidential candidates alike: Saudi Arabia said it would be willing to send ground troops into Syria to combat the Islamic State. “That kind of news is very welcome,” said U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter. The Saudi statement, made February 4 by its Defense Ministry spokesman, also seemed tailored to meet the strategy formulations of Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in regard to countering the Islamic militants, who have established a “caliphate” over large swaths of Iraq and Syria.

    Newsweek UK
  • Hundreds more candidates allowed to contest Iran election

    By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's powerful election vetting body, the Guardian Council, decided on Saturday to allow hundreds more candidates to take part in a parliamentary election this month, in a move that rekindled the hopes of reformists and moderates. Hardliners fear Iranian voters will now be more inclined to reward reformist candidates. Former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, a close ally of Iran's moderate President Hassan Rouhani, welcomed the decision.

    Reuters
  • These Kids Are Playing ‘Dinner Party’. It’s Cute & Innocent, At First… #ShortFilm

    This article These Kids Are Playing ‘Dinner Party’. It’s Cute & Innocent, At First… appeared first on Viddsee BUZZ. This is the child’s play that grown-ups don’t see. Tonight is special: Taha is attending a party with the other kids instead of staying at home and being parented by his mum’s voicemails. It was a lonely life to lead, so tonight was worth the trouble dressing up. It’s his first time with the group but they welcome […] Watch awesome short films at www.viddsee.com, or download our free iPhone and Android app now!

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  • The Most Unusual Thing Happened When He Was Cleaning The Pipes #ShortFilm

    This article The Most Unusual Thing Happened When He Was Cleaning The Pipes appeared first on Viddsee BUZZ. The most unusual thing happened when he was cleaning the pipes. His girlfriend wasn’t going to bother with his late night urges, so this young man, Paul, took matters into his own hands. He did what he needed to get the job done. In the strangest twist of events, the bath tub surprised him with a present […] Watch awesome short films at www.viddsee.com, or download our free iPhone and Android app now!

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  • Rohit Dhawan Planning A Sequel To 'Desi Boyz'?

    Varun Dhawan's brother Rohit Dhawan had made his directorial debut with Desi Boyz, which had starred Akshay Kumar and John Abraham as two unemployed men, who become male strippers/gigolos to earn a buck.

    Movie Talkies
  • Passenger accused of smuggling 1.7kg cocaine in his intestines

    A passenger has been accused of smuggling nearly 1.7kg of cocaine capsules in his intestines via Dubai in transit. Law enforcement officers at Dubai International Airport were said to have discovered that the 40-year-old Nigerian passenger, C.J., had been carrying drugs in his intestines when they had him checked at the special detecting device at the airport’s transit terminal in November. The passenger was referred to Dubai Police’s anti-narcotics department immediately after the scanning device exposed tens of capsules in C.J.’s intestines.

    Gulf News
  • Egypt flooded Gaza tunnels at Israel's request: minister

    An Israeli minister said Egypt flooded tunnels on its border with the besieged Gaza Strip at the Jewish state's request, before a spokeswoman on Sunday said the remarks were misinterpreted. Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz, a member of the ruling Likud party, said on Saturday that Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi "did flood a large part of the tunnels between Gaza and Sinai", calling it a "good solution". The Palestinian coastal enclave's southern border with Egypt's Sinai Peninsula is significantly shorter than its eastern border with Israel.

    AFP
  • George Clooney Tells Ellen About His Awkward Marriage Proposal To Amal

    Star of the upcoming film Hail, Ceasar! George Clooney stopped by Ellen and talked about the night he proposed to his wife Amal. Upon her return home the two ate and when it came time for the ultimate question, Clooney prompted Amal to reach into a box that had the ring. Clooney, always quick with wisecracks, said “Look, you know, I hope the answer is yes.

    Superfan
  • He Did This Just To Make Her Happy. He Took Off His Skin. #ShortFilm

    This article He Did This Just To Make Her Happy. He Took Off His Skin. appeared first on Viddsee BUZZ. There was one thing she wanted, that would make her very, very happy.  He took off his skin for her, just to please him. It was a sacrifice he was willing to make. Soon, she realises that it’s taking a toll on their relationship. Of course, there’s the sheets, the heating, then there’s the problem […] Watch awesome short films at www.viddsee.com, or download our free iPhone and Android app now!

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  • Rupert Grint Just Broke The Hearts Of Millions Of 'Harry Potter' Fans

    "Harry Potter" fans can't believe what Rupert Grint thinks happened to Ron and Hermione.

    UPROXX
  • This ad tech CEO started paying all staff 100% bonuses — and it's helping the company attract top talent away from Facebook and Google

    India-based InMobi is the huge mobile advertising network with an estimated $2.5 billion...

    Business Insider
  • Celine Dion says late husband protected, grounded her

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Celine Dion's husband protected her from the gritty business details of her career as he struck the deals that defined her superstar status, including saying yes to her mega hit from "Titanic" when she wanted to say no.

    Associated Press
  • Ivanovic bids for first Dubai crown

    One of the most glamorous tennis players in the world is preparing to make another bid to claim the coveted Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships crown when play gets underway next week. Ana Ivanovic first played in Dubai as a qualifier in 2005 and she has since gone on to reach the quarter-finals three times, but all too often her path has been blocked by formidable opposition. Last season she fell to eventual runner-up Karolina Pliskova and in 2014 she was beaten by Venus Williams who went on to win the title for the third time.

    Gulf News
  • Czech govt paid $6 mn ransom for two women held in Pakistan: report

    The Czech government paid a $6-million (5.4-million-euro) ransom to secure the release last year of two women kidnapped Pakistan, the Respekt weekly reports in its Monday edition. Czech psychology students Hana Humpalova and Antonie Chrastecka, both 24 at the time, were seized by armed men in March 2013 in Pakistan's southwestern Baluchistan province, near the borders with Afghanistan and Iran. The pair had entered from Iran as tourists and were escorted into Pakistan by a tribal policeman.

    AFP
  • He Overheard What His Wife Said & It Broke His Heart #ShortFilm

    This article He Overheard What His Wife Said & It Broke His Heart appeared first on Viddsee BUZZ. What makes a man a perfect husband? “He was always there for me,” Ling told her nurse. Ling was very, very ill. Unable to move about on her own, she was cared for by the nurse whom she regaled with tales of her perfect husband. He was the most loving and caring husband one could wish […] Watch awesome short films at www.viddsee.com, or download our free iPhone and Android app now!

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  • South Korea, US to hold largest ever annual war games

    Seoul, Feb 7 (IANS) The military forces of South Korea and the US plan to stage their largest ever joint annual war games that are scheduled to kick off in early March, mobilising a nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier.

    IANS
  • Sanjay Dutt's Son Shahraan To Make Movie Debut With 'Hasmukh Pighal Gaya'

    Sanjay Dutt's son Shahraan will make his movie debut in his father's home production Hasmukh Pighal Gaya, by featuring in the remix version of an old classic song from Raj Kapoor's film. As per sources, the 5-year old Shahraan will be seen playing a cameo in the remix version of the song Kisi Ki Muskurahaton Pe.... This is the first time Shahraan will be seen in the film. Hasmukh Pighal Gaya offers a quirky take on what happens on the day of extreme heat in the city of Mumbai.

    Movie Talkies
  • Big-time investor Abu Dhabi crown prince to visit India

    New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) In an upshot of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the UAE, home to 2.6 million expatriate Indians, Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, will arrive in New Delhi on February 10 on a three-day visit. "India and the UAE have historically enjoyed close and friendly relations anchored on mutually beneficial commercial exchanges and extensive people to people contacts," the external affairs ministry statement said.

    IANS