UAE

May 27, 2000

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Kobe Bryant scored 25 points and set up Ron Harper's game-winner Friday as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied to defeat Portland 93-91 and take a 2-1 lead

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Tunisian voters will head Sunday for the first time to elect their representatives in the local and municipal councils, said ArabicNews.com Saturday. 

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The Dubai Internet City will strive to make the emirate the call center and customer relationship management (CRM) capital of the Middle East at the C

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An air accident investigator has told the Lockerbie trial there was a significant mathematical error in the official report on the disaster, according

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Foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) will hold a meeting on June 3 in Jeddah to discuss cooperation relations among their own state

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Iran's new parliament, dominated by reformists close to President Mohammad Khatami, was officially inaugurated on Saturday with the start of its first

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The Egyptian United Eastern Company for investment received initial consent from the Algerian currency council, equivalent to the central bank, for es

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A Syrian delegation representing officials from the ministries of oil, industry and economics, began a visit to Baghdad Friday aimed at developing bil

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Israel and the Palestinian Authority will finalize a framework agreement within one month, sources closely involved in the Stockholm talks believe, ac

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Turkish Justice Minister Hikmet Sami Turk played down Friday reports that the health of condemned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan was deteriorati

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The toll of war and years of sanctions on the health of Iraq's children has been revealed by new research, according to BBC.online Friday.  In the par

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Regional and world leaders were voicing cautious optimism over the Middle East peace process as the fiery rhetoric was toned down and threats to attac

May 26, 2000

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More than 2,000 Palestinians demonstrated in two towns after Friday prayers to demand the release of detainees held by Israel and show support for Leb

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Oil prices reinforced the gains they made last week as crude continued to trade at the highest levels since March on sustained fears that supplies wil

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Demand is rising for Egyptian brews of alcohol-free beer both here and across the Arab world where Islam, the dominant religion, prohibits the consump