Saudi Arabia Backs Int’l Response Plan to Pandemic with $100 Million

Saudi Ambassador to the United Nations Abdallah Al-Mouallimi announced that the Kingdom would donate 100 million dollars to support the international response plan to the coronavirus pandemic. The ambassador made the announcement during a virtual meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Friday. The Saudi mission to the United Nations said that the World Health Organization (WHO) a... More ...

Egypt raises security alarm fearing anti-Sisi protests

Egyptian security forces have been deployed in several areas across the main Egyptian cities, preparing themselves for possible anti-regime protests called for by exiled opposition figure Mohamed Ali, Anadolu Agency reported on Friday. Ali, a former close contractor for the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, who has fled Egypt, has revealed several cases of corruption and called... More ...

Bodyguard of UK’s Raab Suspended after Leaving Gun on Plane

A bodyguard who was traveling with Britain’s foreign secretary has been suspended from duties after he reportedly left a loaded gun on a plane. British media reported Saturday that the police protection officer traveling with Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on a visit to the United States left the pistol on a plane at London’s Heathrow Airport on Friday. A cleaner found the weapon, m... More ...

Muhyiddin says Sabah poll could set stage for general election

  KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 — Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said in Sabah today that the result of the state election could determine when he will call a general election. Muhyiddin is believed to be contemplating an early general election early next year to dispel views that his Perikatan Nasional administration was a “backdoor government”. PN took over after Tun D... More ...

Incirlik: Time for the U.S. Military to Leave

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stopped in Cyprus on September 12 amidst heightened tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean while on his way to the Middle East. Shortly before Pompeo arrived, the Cypriot National Guard began a week-long exercise with the U.S. Navy. Senator Ron Johnson, meanwhile, has said the United States is “beefing up” its military presence at Souda Bay on Crete in p... More ...

Trump seeks to shore up military support in North Carolina campaign swing

Republican President Donald Trump takes his re-election campaign to the political swing state of North Carolina on Saturday in an effort to boost his poll numbers against Democratic rival Joe Biden and shore up support among military members there. Trump has boasted about revitalizing the U.S. armed forces with increased defense budgets but has seen his political support slip among troops. A p... More ...

6 top tips on how to sell your house fast in winter

Have you been trying to sell your property with no luck? Traditionally, winter can be a difficult time to sell your home. From bad weather discouraging people from going out to view houses, to the gloomy winter atmosphere making prospective homes look less appealing, lots of factors can put potential buyers off. Government data shows that the six colder months of 2018/19 (October to March) saw ... More ...

Most recent US elections have had an international event as the October Surprise.

You may be through with 2020 already, but brace yourselves. The next 50 to 120 days could be the most volatile globally for decades. The October Surprise that American pollsters await with trepidation is usually a US domestic upset. Witness the seismic impact of the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and it's only mid September. But the past two decades have also seen major international even... More ...

7 ways to deal with the messy return of schools and lead the next phase

The school year 2020-2021 differs from any academic year before it or after it, so it is not only the tension of the first day or getting to know the teachers, but the possibility of closing the school at any moment; For fear of the spread of Coronavirus cases. How do we deal with this unknown so that it does not reflect negatively on the enthusiastic and apprehensive students at the same time? ... More ...

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A hygienic smartwatch from Withings .. recognizes the most dangerous symptoms

Withings announced the launch of its new ScanWatch hybrid smart watch, which provides many health functions with high accuracy, such as identifying sleep apnea syndrome, through a new update that will be launched at the end of this year. The French company stated that the new smart watch includes a multi-wavelength sensor to measure the heart rate and relative oxygen saturation in the blood, as... More ...

Are Vegetable and Fruit Slicers Really Practical?

There are a lot of fruit and vegetable slicers filling the market, and every day companies innovate new tools, once the strawberry leaf removal tool, once again to remove cherry seeds, and third to dig pepper. But the question is, are these tools really practical? Does the task of chopping vegetables and fruits make it easier for you? And because we get the best answer from the experimenter, we... More ...
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Art Dubai announces new format for March event

Art Dubai today revealed details of its March return to a physical event. For the first time, the fair will be spread out at major art spaces across the UAE. In addition to its home at Madinat Jumeirah, programmes and events will take place at the Sharjah Art Foundation, the Jameel Arts Centre in Dubai and Warehouse421 in Abu Dhabi, which is supported by the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahy... More ...
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EATING MORE FRUIT AND VEGETABLES CAN REDUCE THE RISK OF DEVELOPING DIABETES

Vegan and vegetarian diets have become more and more mainstream in recent years, with one recent survey suggesting as many as 3.5m people have cut out animal products for environmental, health and ethical reasons. While there are endless studies that document the myriad of benefits reaped by people who consume diets high in fruit and vegetables a new analysis has revealed there is one major hea... More ...

‘The Third Day’: Jude Law stuns in riveting psychological thriller

The Third Day,” which had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and is now available on OSN in the Middle East, neatly slips into the psychological horror genre, but the miniseries has been created with superb subtlety. We hardly see the horror, maybe a glimpse of it, but feel it in every frame, every movement.    Divided into three parts – “... More ...

Toyota on pole for 88th Le Mans 24 Hour held without fans

Toyota are on pole for the Le Mans 24 Hours race which gets underway at 1230 GMT Saturday in front of empty stands with Covid-19 keeping away the motorsport classic's normal crowd of 250,000 diehard fans. Toyota are hot favourites to claim a third successive Le Mans, with the Japanese manufacturer's number seven car at the front of the grid. Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway and Jose-Maria Lopez ar... More ...

Hero teen saves mother, 3 children from burning car

On September 9th, Gavin was heading to Walgreens in Waterbury, Connecticut to pick up some items for his sister, when he, and numerous others, noticed a car was engulfed in flames and driving down the street erratically. “The car drove past me, on fire,” recalls Gavin, a student at Boys and Girls High School in Brooklyn, New York who is temporarily living in Connecticut. The car ca... More ...

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