Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Health

UAE: Dentists caught for grossly over-treating patients

Expensive and pointless dental treatments offered to patients to boost profits have been exposed in a mystery shopping exercise at practices in Abu Dhabi...

Taj Mahal is turning GREEN: Indian government ordered to fix the...

India's top court has slammed the government for failing to protect the Taj Mahal amid warnings it is increasingly changing colour because of pollution.The brilliant...

Saudi to launch initiative to improve country’s lifestyle

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia plans to spend 50 billion riyals ($13.33 billion) by 2020 on an initiative to promote entertainment, health, sports and...

GCC – Scandal of abuse of foreign domestic workers by their...

THOUSANDS of women from all over the world continue to be lured to the Middle East with the promise of steady jobs only to...

Plane passengers reveal the most annoying habits of other passengers, and...

Expedia has launched its 2018 Airplane Etiquette report.The age old seat reclining debate* 47 per cent recline only if they’re going to sleep * 17 per...

Gigantic fish-killing dead zone found off Oman

A huge 'dead zone' in the Arabian Sea has been discovered by scientists. No fish, marine plants or other animals live there. The poorly studied...

Philippines demands explanation as Kuwait expels envoy

 Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has alleged that Arab employers routinely rape their Filipina workers, force them to work 21 hours a day and feed...

Kuwait MPs furious at Filipino envoy for ‘rescuing abused maids’

Photo from Kuwait Times of Filipino maids abused by their Kuwaiti employers.KUWAIT: MPs blasted the Philippines Embassy in the country for allegedly helping Filipina...

Bahrain: MPs seek to replace expat staff in hospitals

Bahrain's MPs have presented a bill that seeks to compel private health institutions to employ Bahrainis over expats. First tabled by the First Deputy Speaker...

Saudi: More women wearing colourful/sports abayas

Jeddah: More women are donning colourful abayas in Saudi Arabia.The change has come after Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman said recently that the abaya...

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