UAE

May 12, 2000

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Pakistan and Libya said Thursday they have agreed on steps to strengthen economic ties.  The announcement was made in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad

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Philippine authorities on Friday said they will investigate a group of computer programmers after one of its members admitted he may have accidentally

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US president Bill Clinton called Thursday for raising the limit on temporary visas for foreign skilled workers to 200,000 a year in the next three yea

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The Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Utah Jazz 103-84 in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals Thursday, pushing the Jazz out of the NBA play

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Turkey's main opposition pro-Islamic Virtue Party votes for a new leader Sunday, a choice that will decide whether the party sticks to its troubled pa

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Number-one seeded Andre Agassi got crushed when the American double-faulted on a match point, thus handing the victory over to Slovakia's 15th-seeded

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Palestinian Authority officials confirmed a report in the Israeli daily Ma'ariv Thursady that Israel has offered it a land transfer in stages, said th

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The Libyan lawyer representing a Bulgarian doctor and five Bulgarian nurses accused of contaminating Libyan children with the AIDS virus, denied Thurs

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Doctors are facing an alarming rise in the incidence of strokes among young people who have taken cocaine, amphetamines or Ecstasy, researchers report

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An Egyptian man claiming a jar of hair gel was a bomb tried Thursday to hijack an EgyptAir plane but was overpowered by the crew, airport officials sa

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UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan will confer with Israeli foreign Minister David Levy on Friday about Israel's plans to withdraw from southern Lebanon

May 11, 2000

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By Shady Janzeir  The first day of the 2000 Jordan International Rally ended Thursday with UAE’s Mohammad Ben Sulayem and his long-time co-driver Rona

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Egyptian Oil Minister Sameh Fahmi said Wednesday that the petroleum sector is currently studying a new plan to attract Arab and foreign investments of

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The drinking water in Israel contains numerous pollutants, some of which can cause cancer. The situation is particularly bad in the center of the coun

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Barcelona won the match 2-1 but Valencia celebrated the victory as they won 5-3 on aggregate in the semifinal of the Champions League at Nou Camp, Wed