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38 dead as Libya army, Islamists clash in Benghazi

Benghazi - Arab Today
At least 38 people, mostly soldiers, were killed in 24 hours of fierce… Read more

Hamas asks for new truce as Israel resumes Gaza assault

Gaza City - Arab Today
 The Islamist Hamas movement on Sunday belatedly accepted diplomatic calls for an extension… Read more

Egypt army destroys 13 more Gaza tunnels

Cairo - Arab today
Egypt's army said Sunday it has destroyed 13 more tunnels connecting the Sinai… Read more

Jihadists make fresh Syria advance

Beirut - Arab Today
The extremist Islamic State (IS) on Sunday seized an army position in…Read more

2 Yemen soldiers, 10 'Qaeda' dead in clashes

Aden - Arab Today
Two soldiers and 10 jihadists were killed Sunday in attempted car bomb…Read more

Experts to begin probe into Air Algerie crash

Bamako - AFP
 The second black box from the Air Algerie plane disaster was recovered…Read more

A real estate businessman

Bachchan in first TV drama series

Mumbai - Arab Today

Bollywood's favourite film star Amitabh Bachchan appears on Indian screens Monday in his first television drama series, in which he plays a real estate businessman with a potentially terminal illness. After more than four… Read more


At the German Grand Prix

Hamilton looks for Budapest bounce

Budapest - Arab Today
Less than a week after his back-to-front charge through the field at the German Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton will be hoping for a more straightforward task in this weekend’s Hungarian Grand Prix. Despite finishing third after starting from 20th place on the grid, the 29-year-old Briton was still disappointed to allow his… Read more


London - UPI
Jessica Chastain and Colin Farrell star in the first trailer for Miss Julie. The 37-year-old actress portrays the title character, an aristocratic young woman bored and stifled by social expectations. During the… Read more
Los Angeles - UPI
Steve Nicks has announced new solo album 24 Karat Gold. The album is the 66-year-old singer's second release as a solo artist, and follows 2011's In Your Dreams. Nicks is best known… Read more
Los Angeles - UPI
Chadwick Boseman plays the "Godfather of Soul" James Brown in the upcoming film Get on Up, which tells the story of how the singer rose from an impoverished childhood to top of… Read more


President Barack Obama:

Kerry to push for Gaza ceasefire

Washington - Arab Today
US Secretary of State John Kerry is to push for an "immediate" ceasefire in Gaza when he arrives later Monday in Cairo, President Barack Obama said. Obama also said that while Israel has the right to defend itself against a barrage of Hamas… Read more


In terms of performance in 2014

UAE tops MENA in innovation index

Abu Dhabi - Arab Today
The UAE has been ranked first among the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries in terms of performance in the 2014 Global Innovation Index, according to a report published by Cornell University, Insead and the World Intellectual Property Organisation. The Global Innovation…Read more

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For fall/winter campaign

Kate Moss back at Stella McCartney

London - Arab Today
Stella's old friend Kate Moss has returned as the face of the London-based designer's Fall/Winter 2014/15 collection in a stunning new campaign shot by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. The images will also be accompanied by a "Kate Dreams" mood… Read more

Health and Nutrition

Indirectly benefits women

Male circumcision lowers HIV risk

Melbourne - Arab Today
A campaign to promote male circumcision to prevent AIDS infection also indirectly benefits women by reducing their risk of contracting the HIV virus, according to a study presented at the world AIDS forum Friday. In a South African community where large numbers of men had…Read more



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July 27, 2014
There is a receptive audience for your warmth and charisma. This is a good time to go on an interview, audition or first date. If you're already in love, let your amour shower you with affection. A beautiful gift could bring tears to your eyes. It's touching to think… Read more

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Travel and Tourism

At Glasgow Airport

Emirates opens dedicated lounge

Glasgow - Arab Today
Emirates is celebrating the start of the Commonwealth Games in style with the official opening of its lounge at Glasgow Airport by the airline's President, Sir Tim Clark. Emirates is the first international airline to open a dedicated lounge at… Read more


To squeeze more power, performance

New Porsche Cayenne makes its debut

Detroit - Arab Today
Leaner, meaner and with a higher level of standard specifications, Porsche's engineers have worked miracles to squeeze even more power, performance and fuel economy into the latest Cayenne. Which might make it seem like the exterior design team has been… Read more
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Women in the News

At Emirates Women Awards

Nazneen Maymoun honoured

Dubai - Arab Today
The 11th Emirates Women Awards has recognised Nazneen Maymoun, Director of Nursing for Sharjah Medical District and an MBA graduate from the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), for her outstanding career achievements. Supported by Dubai Quality Group and held under the… Read more