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2 Britons 'fighting alongside Kurds against IS group'

London - Arab Today
 At least two Britons are among around 15 Westerners fighting in Syria alongside… Read more

350 trucks enter Gaza via Karam Abu Salem crossing

Gaza City - Arab Today
Israeli troops decided Monday to allow 350 trucks loaded with goods and aid… Read more

18 Daesh militants killed in northern Iraq

Baghdad - Arab Today
Eighteen Daesh militants were killed in fierce fighting with the Kurdish Peshmerga in… Read more

Israel arrests Arab citizen for joining IS in Syria

Jerusalem - Arab Today
Police and Israel's Shin Bet security agency have arrested an Arab Israeli…Read more

Egyptian army kills 10 militants, arrests 18 others

Cairo - Arab Today
Egyptian armed forces killed 10 terrorist elements and arrested 18 others during…Read more

Tunisia votes in landmark presidential election

Tunis - Arab Today
Tunisians voted Sunday in their first presidential election since the 2011 revolution…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

In Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg

Abu Dhabi - Arab Today
And the 29-year-old Briton was also quick to praise his team for the car they prepared for the double points climax to the season. "The car felt really great out there today and the team has done an amazing job,” said Hamilton, who hopes to seal his second world title on Sunday.… Read more

Celebrities

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
New York - Arab Today
Giorgio Moroder, one of the pioneers of synthesized dance music, has announced his first album in three decades with the declaration: "74 is the new 24." The 74-year-old Italian producer said that… Read more

Interviews

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad:

'Real' cooperation needed to crush IS

Damascus - Arab Today
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Thursday that "international cooperation" was necessary to crush the Islamic State group, which is the target of a US-led campaign. "The region is going through decisive times" and the most important factor in determining the outcome is… Read more

Business

Increasingly dependent on aid

Syria economy 'set back decades'

Beirut - Arab Today
Syria's once-promising economy has been set back more than 30 years by its brutal civil war, economists say, and it may never recover. Squeezed by sanctions and the fallout of the more than three-year-old conflict, the government faces dwindling revenues and is increasingly…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 24, 2014
Expressing your creative side will be rewarding. Take time out of your busy schedule to enjoy your hobbies and interests. Put the finishing touches to a design or begin work on a new project. Your imagination is flowing freely and it will be difficult to stem the tide of… Read more

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Weather

Travel and Tourism

Served by A330-200 aircraft

Emirates to resume services to Erbil

Dubai - Arab Today
Emirates will restart passenger flights to Erbil from 16th November 2014. Emirates will resume with two weekly flights to Erbil, served by an A330-200 aircraft in a 3-class configuration. This will increase to four weekly flights from 4 December 2014.… Read more
 

Auto

Customers feel idea of freedom

SUVs rule the road at LA auto show

Los Angeles - Arab Today
With US gas prices at historic lows and ever-more economical engines, sport utility vehicles (SUV) increasingly rule the road -- and not only in the United States. At least that's the message from the Los Angeles Auto Show, which opened… Read more
 
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Women in the News

Advancing women in scientific research

Lubna attends L'Oreal-UNESCO award

Dubai - Arab Today
Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development (MICAD), has commended L'Oreal-UNESCO Middle Eastern Fellowship Award on advancing Arab women in the field of scientific research. She congratulated winners of this year's award, urging them to further upgrade… Read more