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Fight erupts after man punches deaf couple dog and pregnant woman (Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 14:40 GMT
A video has emerged of a fistfight inside an Orlando Airport terminal after a deaf, engaged couple claimed a fellow passenger punched the deaf pregnant fiancee in the stomach, and punched their service dog in the head.
(Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 14:29 GMT
A Turkish restaurant has been accused of sexism for displaying a job advert that said: 'waitress wanted.'
Barack Obama and Michelle Obama (Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 14:17 GMT
Former U.S. President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have finalized a contract with American entertainment company Netflix for production of films and documentaries.
(AFP/File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 13:24 GMT
In a shocking incident, a 15-year-old Egyptian boy committed suicide just days after he posted his 'death status' on social media site Facebook.
(AFP/File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 13:18 GMT
A total of 5,879 expatriates have been deported since 2016 because of infectious diseases, Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel Al-Sabah said.
Inga Maria Hauser (Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Two men have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a German backpacker 30 years ago.
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki (AFP/File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Veteran Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki died on Mount Everest Monday as he attempted his eighth ascent to the world's tallest peak.
(AFP/File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 11:22 GMT
The Cabinet on Monday endorsed the 2018 cybercrime law, which aims at limiting cybercrimes to curb hate speech, privacy violation and other crimes, especially those committed on social media platforms.
(Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 11:15 GMT
UAE students are relieved that they will not have to renew their visa each year after the new five and ten-year visa extension gets implemented by the end of this year, which will help them financially, as well as give them time to find suitable jobs.
(Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 11:11 GMT
Scores of historical artifacts have been unearthed in Dohuk province in northern Iraq’s Kurdish region, according to Hassan Ahmad Kasim, director of Dohuk University’s archeology department.
Scratch-and-sniff stamps to make mailing a letter a little bit sweeter (Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 10:23 GMT
The U.S. Postal Service announced Monday it will issue its first set of scratch-and-sniff stamps next month.
People cross an intersection in Tokyo (AFP/File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 10:06 GMT
The mayor of a western district in Tokyo is at the center of sexual harassment allegations -- but he is denying the charges against him.
Saudi animated cartoon serie (Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 10:00 GMT
A Saudi animated cartoon series has aired on Japanese television for the first time, the state-run Saudi Press Agency has reported.
A commemorative coin for the upcoming U.S. and North Korean meeting is seen at White House, (AFP/File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 09:24 GMT
The Trump administration on Monday released a commemorative coin in honor of the planned summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in June.
Kangal dog (Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 09:15 GMT
The French sheep now have a new friend to protect them from becoming wolf snacks: the Turkish herd-protecting dogs, Kangal.
(Twitter)
May 22, 2018 - 09:03 GMT
The Two Holy Mosques program to care for the Kingdom’s cultural heritage has received the Sharjah International Cultural Heritage award for its achievements.