Saturday, November 17, 2018

Health & Education

Shaikh Hamdan issues resolution on Dubai Ambulance fees and services

Dubai: Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, issued the Executive Council Resolution...

The 5 minute trick that helps Instagram’s CEO crush procrastination

Kevin Systrom may be CEO and co-founder of Instagram—but he’s still susceptible to procrastination. And so the 33-year-old billionaire has come up with a simple trick...

UAE expats and retirement: the uncomfortable truth

There are many advantages to residents putting down roots and keeping their savings in the UAE. Having a greater age range in the country...

Jumpstart your health

Here are easy ways to start being healthy this New Year.  Drink more water. Water flushes out toxins from the body. Drinking pure water also doesn’t...

Bahrain: New tobacco and fizzy drinks levy on the way

Plans to levy a 50% tax on fizzy drinks and 100% on tobacco have been approved yesterday. The proposed legislation to tax unhealthy products...

Bahrain: Doctor To Pay BD19,000 For Stealing Medicines

A Bahraini medical doctor was ordered to pay BD19,000 for medicines she had stolen from a public pharmacy by the High Appeals Court.This came after the...

Pilot Jailed For Threatening To ‘Blow Up’ Emirates Plane

An off-duty pilot has been jailed for a year for getting intoxicated on alcohol, cursing passengers and risking their lives, when he threatened to...

Turtle Season Begins in Oman: Best Times and Places To Witness...

June to September is the best time to watch turtles nesting in Oman. If you think it is too hot to travel in the...

The real purpose of education

The school year is coming to an end and many pupils will sit final exams in the next few days. But how many of...

Saudi textbook features image of Yoda with King Faisal

Saudi Arabia's education minister has apologised for the production of a school textbook in which the Star Wars character Yoda is seen superimposed on...
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