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US urges Israel to reverse Palestinian land-grab plan

Washington - Arab Today
Israel faced increasing pressure Monday, including from the United States, after saying it… Read more

Amnesty condemns IS 'ethnic-cleansing' in Iraq

Baghdad - Arab Today
Amnesty International has accused Islamic State jihadists of "systematic ethnic cleansing" and mass… Read more

Rebels rally in Sanaa after leader defies UN

Sanaa - Arab Today
Tens of thousands of Shiite rebel activists demonstrated in the Yemeni capital Monday,… Read more

Qaeda kills 3 Yemen 'spies' for allegedly aiding US drones

Aden - Arab Today
Al-Qaeda militants have executed three men they accuse of planting electronic chips…Read more

Exodus from Hasakeh as Syria hunts jihadists

Beirut - Arab Today
Raids by Syrian forces hunting suspected Islamic State infiltrators in the northeast…Read more

IS fears make Arab monarchies set aside differences

Dubai - Arab Today
Advances by jihadists in Syria and Iraq, and US calls for a…Read more

In Venice Film Festival

Al Pacino on performing with cats

Venice - Arab Today

Al Pacino may be one of the greatest actors of all time, but he confessed Saturday that he was helped in his latest films by performing alongside a cat and throwing his acting skills… Read more

Sport

Champions League looms

AVB hails Zenit's perfect start

Moscow - Arab Today
Andre Villas-Boas hailed Zenit St Petersburg's perfect start to the new Russian league but warned of tough times ahead as the Champions League looms. Sunday's 1-0 defeat of Lokomotiv Moscow, the goal coming from former Real Madrid, Benfica and Manchester City midfielder Javi Garcia, extended their record to six from six. That… Read more

Celebrities

Los Angeles - Arab Today
Former 007 star Pierce Brosnan returns to the world of guns and spies in "The November Man," an action thriller that pits his character against his former CIA bosses, with explosive effect.… Read more
Paris - Arab Today
US pop star Prince will release two new albums at the end of September, his record label said on Tuesday, marking the end of one of the longest-running employment disputes in musical… Read more
London - Arab Today
British pop singer Kate Bush makes her long-awaited return to the stage on Tuesday, 35 years after ending her only previous live tour at the same London venue. Tickets for the 56-year-old's… Read more

Interviews

Iraqi Kurd commander:

Jihadists 'worse than Saddam'

Baghdad - Arab Tday
AJihadists targeting minorities are "worse than Saddam", a Kurdish commander says, standing near a sand barrier at a front line in north Iraq, the militants' black flag fluttering in the distance. The desert area was until recently under control of the Islamic State… Read more

Business

2m Muslims to make pilgrimage

Saudi set to earn $8.5bn from hajj

Mecca - Arab Today
Saudi Arabia could earn $8.5 billion from this October's hajj, according to a study published on Monday, which predicted that two million Muslims would make the pilgrimage to Mecca. The Mecca Chamber of Commerce said revenues from the world's largest annual gathering of…Read more

Your Opinion

Do you expect that Gaza ceasefire will extend again?

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Style

At premiere of 'Birdman'

Emma Stone debuts short hair

Venice - Arab Today
Emma Stone debuted new, short hair at the 2014 Venice Film Festival. The 25-year-old actress showed off her bob haircut with sideswept bangs at the premiere of her movie Birdman on Wednesday. Stone wore an emerald-colored Valentino gown with knot… Read more

Health and Nutrition

Upon directives of UAE president

5m Pakistani children had polio vaccine

Islamabad - Arab Today
The U.A.E. Pakistan Assistance Programme announced that over 5.8 million Pakistani children were vaccinated against polio during the months of June and July, in implementation of the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to boost the health sector's preventive programmes…Read more

Horoscope

Leo

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September 01, 2014
Find a healthy outlet for your anger. A relative who keeps trying to undercut your enthusiasm should be confronted. By challenging this pest in a public place, you'll put an end to their reign of terror. It may be difficult to win someone's heart. Your particular brand of charm… Read more

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Al-Blooshi plans

 العرب اليوم - Young Emirati inventor plans big
Young Emirati inventor plans big

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Emiratis shine

 العرب اليوم - UAE shine at photography competition
UAE shine at photography competition

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Travel and Tourism

5 boats not to miss

Cannes Yachting Festival

Cannes - Arab Today
Luxury boating enthusiasts from around the planet will converge upon Cannes from September 9 to 14, where the world's most beautiful yachts will be on display to the public. Here is a preview of five star vessels that are bound… Read more
 

Auto

7-seat luxury off-roader

Volvo XC90 sets new standards

Stockholm - Arab Today
The Swedish car-maker has invested its heart, soul and some $11 billion dollars in creating the seven-seat luxury off-roader and in doing so could have redefined the SUV market in terms of comfort, safety and even style. It's bold, clean… Read more
 
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At Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation

Sheikha Hind presents iPads to children

Abu Dhabi - Arab Today
The Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation, AMAF, yesterday distributed 200 iPads on behalf of H.H. Sheikha Hind bint Maktoum to the boys and girls under its care. Led by Tayeb Al Rais, Secretary General of AMAF, a special celebration was held to… Read more