Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Health

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...

Saudi Women’s Fitness Centre Shut Over “Indecent” Workout Video

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA:  Saudi sports authorities shut down a female fitness centre in Riyadh Friday over a contentious promotional video that appeared to show a...

Superstar DJ Avicii found dead in Oman

Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman.The musician - born Tim Bergling - was 28.Avicii's publicist Diana Baron confirmed...

India considers death penalty for child rape following horrific attacks

The Indian government is considering introducing the death penalty for child rapists.It comes after an appalling week of news about the abuse of children...

Saudi hosts its first ever women’s cycle race

Female riders have taken part in Saudi Arabia's first women's cycling race, surprising many people in the conservative nation and across social media. Saudi women...

Excessive use of AC may cause facial paralysis, warn UAE doctors

 With temperatures ready to soar in the GCC, experts are warning residents to be aware of a certain condition that is caused by a...

Saudi: Dusty weather brings 1,368 emergency cases

Authorities in Saudi Arabia have issued alerts and warnings regarding the adverse weather conditions that are expected to prevail in some areas of the...

Live Well Challenge

Our new Travel & Lifestyle editor Christine Warren-White gets to grips with Living Well…Working for the past four years with a celebrity chef, and...

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