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Egypt reopens Gaza crossing

Cairo - Arab Today
Egypt reopened the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on Wednesday for the first… Read more

Hezbollah member, jihadist freed in Syria prisoner swap

Beirut - Arab Today
Lebanon's militant Hezbollah movement said one of its members captured in Syria by… Read more

Islamic State militants stone 2 men to death in Syria

Beirut - Arab Today
The Islamic State group stoned two men to death in Syria Tuesday after… Read more

Syrian air raids on jihadist-held town kill 23 civilians

Beirut - Arab Today
Syrian regime air raids on Raqa city, which the Islamic State jihadist…Read more

US soldier seized by Qaeda freed in Yemen

Sanaa - Arab Today
A US soldier was freed Tuesday by Yemeni forces just hours after…Read more

Anti-Islamist Essebsi leads Tunisia presidential vote

Tunis - Arab Today
The head of Tunisia's anti-Islamist Nidaa Tounes party, Beji Caid Essebsi, leads…Read more

After switch focus to directing

Angelina Jolie ready to give up acting

Sydney - Arab Today

Hollywood A-lister Angelina Jolie says she plans to give up acting after a "few more" films and switch her focus to directing. Jolie walked the red carpet in Sydney with husband Brad Pitt this… Read more

Sport

Suarez breaks duck

Messi breaks scoring record

Paris - Arab Today
Argentina wizard Lionel Messi broke the Champions League scoring record while Luis Suarez broke his Barcelona duck in the Champions League on Tuesday. Barca romped to a 4-0 win at APOEL Nicosia but that fact was overshadowed by Messi and Suarez's personal achievements. Messi came into the match level with Spaniard Raul… Read more

Celebrities

New York - Arab Today
Among the world's exclusive concert tickets, this might be the ultimate. A show by rock legend Bob Dylan, with an audience of just one person. Dylan and his band on Sunday afternoon… Read more
New York - Arab Today
Robert Plant and Pharrell Williams will be among the Lollapalooza headliners in March in Argentina, Brazil and Chile, among the first dates on the global festival calendar. The South American editions of… Read more
Los Angeles - Arab Today
Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey capped off a blockbuster year Monday as he received a star on the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame. "It's a special day, great moment in my career and… Read more

Interviews

Bahraini Minister Khalid bin Ali:

Parliamentary elections turnout 51.5%

Manama - Arab Today
The Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa said that 51.5 per cent of Bahrain's electorate turned out to vote in the parliamentary and municipal elections on Saturday. The minister added that 53.7pc cast their ballots in… Read more

Business

Undergoes painful restructuring

Sony to end FIFA sponsorship contract

Tokyo - Arab Today
Sony has decided not to renew a multi-million-dollar sponsorship contract with FIFA, a report said Tuesday, as the money-losing electronics giant undergoes a painful restructuring. Japan's leading Nikkei business daily said the eight-year, 33 billion yen ($280 million) contract, which expires this year,…Read more

Your Opinion

Do you think anti-Islamic State coalition will get rid of Jihadists?

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Style

For Halloween party

Katy Perry dressed giant Cheeto

Los Angeles - Arab Today
Katy Perry has taken her love of Cheetos to a new level. The 30-year-old singer dressed as a giant Flamin' Hot Cheeto to attend Kate Hudson's Halloween party on Thursday. Perry donned a red bodysuit under her costume, and accessorized… Read more

Health and Nutrition

400 dead worldwide since 2003

Egypt reports second bird flu death

Cairo - Arab Today
A woman has died of bird flu in southern Egypt, a health official said on Wednesday, the country's second death from the H5N1 strain of the virus in a week. H5NI is one of several deadly or potentially deadly strains of bird flu that are…Read more

Horoscope

Gemini

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November 26, 2014
You take your job very seriously. If your employer is short staffed, offer to assume more responsibilities. Your helpful attitude will be rewarded in the form of a raise or promotion. Learning how to carry out someone else's responsibilities will increase your value on the job market. If you're… Read more

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Travel and Tourism

In new Bond film

Rome wins cameo role

Rome - Arab Today
The seven hills of Rome will provide the backdrop to 007's latest adventures as producers of the 24th James Bond film shoot scenes in the Italian capital next year. In his fourth reprisal of the silver screen's most famous secret… Read more
 

Auto

Alternative to Rolls-Royce Ghost

Mercedes Maybach makes LA debut

Los Angeles - Arab Today
If you set out to create the world's safest, most comfortable and technologically advanced car and started with a blank sheet of paper, the finished product might bear a striking resemblance to the Mercedes Benz S Class. However, imagine what… Read more
 
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Women in the News

GCC ministerial meeting on social affairs

Mariam al-Roumi heads UAE delegation

Kuwait - Arab Today
Mariam bint Mohammed Khalfan Al Roumi, Minister of Social Affairs, headed the country's delegation to the 31st meeting of the Council of GCC social affairs ministers, which opened yesterday in Kuwait. The meeting discussed a host of topics related to the joint… Read more