Friday, June 22, 2018

Health & Education

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...

Sharjah Declared as World’s First ‘Child-Friendly’ City

Sharjah has been declared a “Child Friendly City” by the United Nations Children’s Fund.The accolade is the first for a city in the Arabian...

UAE: Drivers banned from school premises fearing harassment

The Ministry of Education has banned bus drivers from entering guard rooms or other rooms located on school premises in regard to the safety...

Saudi: Private sector to run 25 government schools

Saudi Arabian authorities on Tuesday ordered the handover of 25 state-run schools to be run by private sector companies as part of economic reforms...

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...

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