• Iran leader criticises rich kids after deadly car crashes

    Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei criticised fast-driving wealthy youngsters Sunday for creating "psychological insecurity" on the streets after two high-speed accidents killed five people. Addressing an audience of police chiefs, Khamenei said officers needed plans to deal with drivers…

    • Wozniacki vs Kerber in Porsche Grand Prix final

      STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki will play Angelique Kerber in the final of the Porsche Grand Prix after they won their semifinals in contrasting fashion on Saturday.Wozniacki beat second-seeded Simona Halep 7-5, 5-7, 6-2, while home favorite

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      • 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,…

        • 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…

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          • Pacquiao sought-after in US TV shows

            Manny Pacquiao shortened his training at the Wild Card gym in Hollywood on Wednesday so he could rush to the taping of a show on ABC with popular celebrity psychologist Dr. Phil McGraw. During the show, Pacquiao joked that he was fighting Mayweather only for the “millions and millions and millions…

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            • The world's strongest earthquakes since 1900

              A magnitude-7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley on Saturday, the worst quake in the Himalayan nation in over 80 years.The world's strongest earthquakes since 1900:___May 22, 1960: A magnitude-9.5 earthquake

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              • Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman'

                In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.…

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                • 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.…

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                  • Putting 'unemployed' on your LinkedIn profile makes you look desperate — here's what to write instead

                    "These headlines will make you seem unattractive and desperate to a recruiter," says Nicole Williams, CEO of career consultancy WORKS. Rather, it is important to highlight your previous achievements and future value to grab the attention of recruiters. While it is important to draw in potential…

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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.

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                      • 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.

                        • Kazakhstan 'buy local' drive battles ruble-cheap Russian imports

                          Shelves in supermarkets across the ex-Soviet republic of Kazakhstan teem with bright signs championing locally-produced goods over Russian alternatives. The push to buy local is part of the government's "Made in Kazakhstan" initiative to support domestic producers struggling to match cheap imports…

                          • STOCKS HIT ALL-TIME HIGHS: Here's what you need to know

                            The Nasdaq also topped its previous closing record, after several tech giants rallied on earnings results. Three of the largest US tech companies saw huge stock advances in trading after reporting earnings on Thursday. Amazon shares surged by more than 15%, Microsoft jumped by more than 10%, and…

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                            • Woman cleared of threatening man to whom she lent Dh150,000

                              A saleswoman has been acquitted of trespassing into a businessman’s residence and threatening to kill him if he did not repay the Dh150,000 she had lent him earlier. The 33-year-old Chinese saleswoman, Z.H., was cleared of entering the Jordanian businessman’s villa without his permission and…

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                              • Sheikha Maitha bags a silver as Brazilians dominate jiu-jitsu in Abu Dhabi

                                Sheikha Maitha bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum rose to the occasion on her Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship debut, winning silver as the UAE secured 12 medals on the penultimate day yesterday. The daughter of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE…

                                • 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…

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                                  • A Day After Taking Digs At Mammootty, Ram Gopal Varma Apologizes

                                    Controversial filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who had taken digs at South superstar Mammootty a day ago after watching Mani Ratnam's O Kadhal Kanmani, apologized to the South star today in his tweets. O Kadhal Kanmani, which stars Mammootty's son Dulquer Salmaan, had impressed RGV a lot and he had taken…

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                                    • Australians get 72-hour notice of execution in Indonesia: source

                                      JAKARTA (Reuters) - Two Australian drug convicts were notified on Saturday that they will be executed by firing squad in 72 hours at the Indonesian prison island of Nusakambangan, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. "A 72