Monday, August 19, 2019

Health & Education

Expat Life in GCC, Accident rates and fatalities, Qualification of Employees in Job Sector in GCC, Healthy Lifestyle, Climate Updates and Implementation of Road Safety Measures.

Turkey to stop teaching evolution in schools

Turkey is to stop teaching Darwin's theory of evolution in secondary schools, deeming it controversial and difficult to understand, a senior education official said,...

Kuwait & Qatar are 4th & 5th most obese countries in...

Kuwait ranked fourth and Qatar fifth most obese country on the planet according to a report published yesterday. More than 50 percent of women...

Pilgrims at risk of bringing rare diseases home

Doctors are warning that Muslims making their spiritual pilgrimage to the Mecca are at risk of bringing rare diseases home. Those who undertake the Hajj...

The secrets to anti-ageing and long life revealed?

A new extreme fasting diet is believed to be the secret behind living a longer life and avoiding diseases associated with ageing - but...

Nuclear Techniques Help Diagnose Camel Disease in the Middle East

Video: S. Slavchev/IAEAAn emerging disease affecting camels and people is threatening the Middle East and its neighbours. Last month, the IAEA in partnership with...

Oman: Sick leave limit for expats in government removed

Time limit for paid sick leave for expats working for the government has been lifted, officials announced.According to the new amendment, non-Omanis working for...

Saudi: 30% private & International schools may close

Up to 30 percent of all private and international schools in the Kingdom are expected to close down as the Ministry of Education is...

A cure for 3/4 of cancer sufferers within a decade?

Thanks to revolutionary advances in medical technology, three quarters of cancer patients will survive for at least ten years after diagnosis within the next decade, experts...

Fake news: Ministry trashes rumors of HIV-injecting employee in Oman

Rumors on social media that citizens and residents of Oman have been injected with the HIV virus by a female employee of the Ministry...

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...
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