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Veteran Sudan leader Bashir to run for re-election

Khartoum - ArabToday
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir -- in power since a 1989 coup -- will… Read more

Morsi trial in Ittihadiya case adjourned to Thursday

Cairo - Arab Today
The Cairo Criminal Court adjourned to Thursday the trial of deposed president Mohamed… Read more

Lebanon closes borders to trucks heading to Syria, Jordan

Beirut - Arab Today
Lebanese Customs officials Tuesday denied trucks heading into Syria and Jordan from traveling… Read more

Car bombs kill at least 12 in Baghdad Shiite area

Baghdad - Arab Today
Two car bombs exploded in a Shiite area of northeast Baghdad on…Read more

Palestinians attack new east Jerusalem settler homes

Jerusalem - Arab Today
Palestinians hurled Molotov cocktails at an apartment building in a flashpoint east…Read more

Gaza ceasefire talks to restart next week

Gaza City - Arab Today
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators are to resume talks on a durable Gaza…Read more

Oscar buzz for Keaton

Birdman generates rave reviews

New York - Arab Today

Oscar nominations are three months away but "Birdman" is already generating rave reviews and awards buzz for actor Michael Keaton, who delivers the performance of his career 20 years after "Batman." A black comedy… Read more

Sport

When Swiss Indoors begins

Federer, Nadal tackle 2 extremes

Basel - Arab Today
Home hero Roger Federer and ailing Rafael Nadal will be working to completely different agendas when the Swiss Indoors begins on Monday. The event, which Basel-born Federer has won five times, marks the penultimate week of the points race to the World Tour Finals in London, beginning in just over three weeks.… Read more

Celebrities

London - Arab Today
Making music is all about "digging inside of yourself" for "real gold", Neil Diamond, one of the bestselling singer-songwriters of all time, told AFP in an interview. Speaking in London before this… Read more
New York - Arab Today
One of Bob Seger's most famous songs was an unabashedly old-fashioned celebration of music for music's sake: "That old time rock 'n' roll / That kind of music just soothes the soul."… Read more
Mumbai - Arab Today
After a glittering half-century career as a French cinema icon, Catherine Deneuve is well used to strangers' attention. But the past few years have thrown up a trend she cannot abide. "Everybody… Read more

Interviews

Libya PM Abdullah al-Thani:

United forces aim to retake capital

Tripoli - Arab Today
Libya's internationally-recognised prime minister said Saturday that military forces in the strife-torn country had united to try to recapture Tripoli and the second city Benghazi from Islamist militias. Abdullah al-Thani also expressed his frustration over a lack of support from the international community,… Read more

Business

UAE ranked seventh, 4.1% market share

DDF largest airport retail operation

Dubai - Arab Today
Dubai Duty Free (DDF) has been named the largest airport retail operation in the world, based on sales of US$1.8 billion (Dh6.6 billion) in 2013 by Generation Research, according to a statement by the retailer on Sunday. This is the fourth time that…Read more

Your Opinion

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

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Style

At 'Serena' premiere

Jennifer Lawrence dons tuxedo dress

London - Arab Today
Jennifer Lawrence returned to the red carpet Monday to attend the London premiere of her upcoming film Serena. The 24-year-old starlet looked chic in a plunging tuxedo dress by Dior as she posed for pictures during the BFI London Film… Read more

Health and Nutrition

Global fight to stop the virus

UAE joins UNICEF against Ebola

Abu Dhabi - Arab Today
The U.A.E. Ministry of International Cooperation and Development, Micad, and United Nations Children's Fund, Unicef, are partnering to implement a US$5 million project to fight Ebola in the three West African nations of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leon. This latest contribution comes as part of…Read more

Horoscope

Libra

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October 21, 2014
Don't let a manipulator take advantage of you. Someone with a sob story will ask for money or favours. Be prepared to turn them away. Although you want to be gracious, it simply isn't wise to give assistance to people with bad motives. Other people have warned you about… Read more

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Weather

Travel and Tourism

Inspiration for suite 'Hot Type'

2015 Ice Hotel designs revealed

London - Arab Today
Frosty rain forests, glacial folk art and freezing abstract interpretations are all on the design menu this winter for the 25th edition of Sweden's famous Ice Hotel. Sketches of the suites at the prestigious Jukkasjärvi location have been revealed, spanning… Read more
 

Auto

To rev up with 800hp

All-electric Italian supercar project

Rome - Arab Today
The brainchild of Giuseppe Ferrazzano, CEO of the electric vehicle maker Tecnicar, the Lavinia S.E. project is taking shape in Italy. Though only in the development stage, the future supercar is very promising indeed on paper. According to the plans,… Read more
 
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Women in the News

For early childhood development

Queen Rania inaugurates new exhibit

Amman - Arab Today
Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah inaugurated on Sunday a new exhibit at the Children’s Museum- Jordan that caters to toddlers and children under the age of five. The new exhibit called "Once Upon a Shape" focuses on early childhood development and… Read more