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A 79-year-old Saudi man complete the 21-kilometre Half-Marathon. (AFP/File)
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A 79-year-old Saudi man has become an overnight sensation for completing the 21-kilometre Half-Marathon which took place on Saturday.
Protest against the ongoing Syrian government offensive in Eastern Ghouta in front of the Russian Embassy in Beirut (AFP/File Photo)
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A protest against the ongoing Syrian government offensive in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta was held in front of the Russian Embassy in Beirut on Sunday.
The Statue of Liberty, update for a modern American (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
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What if every good person in the U.S. was armed? Will America finally be safe?
A 25-year-old Chinese man to be trailed for raping a woman twice in Dubai. (AFP/File)
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A tourist guide has gone on trial on the charge of raping a woman twice after sneaking into her room in a flat they shared.
The Communist Party of China has proposed to remove the clause in the constitution that limits presidents to serving for only two five-year terms. (AFP/File Photo)
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The Communist Party of China has proposed ending presidential term limits, signaling President Xi Jinping plans to remain in power for years to come.
The following unverified video, which has not been authenticated, purports to display the situation in Eastern Ghouta as the U.N. resolution was being passed. /Twitter
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The scene last night, as the United Nations passed a resolution demanding a 30-Day ceasefire in Syria.
The Chicago-born fashion star, who is originally Syrian, is a popular fashion and beauty blogger, with more than 120,000 followers on her Instagram account, @myfashdiary. (Source: myfashdiary - Instagram)
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Dubai-based DJ and influencer Tala Samman will entertain the crowd before Brit Award-winner Dua Lipa takes to the stage in Abu Dhabi on Saturday night.
The 14-year-old Akmal's family from Gowa, Indonesia, claimed that he has laid 20 eggs in the last two years. (AFP/File)
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In a bizarre incident that has left doctors baffled, a teenage boy named Akmal laid an egg in front of them after he was brought to the hospital writhing in pain.
Hadid was snapped stepping out with an anti-social-media message on her mobile (Source: Ovidiu Hrubaru - Shutterstock)
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US model Gigi Hadid is known for accessorizing. Her latest statement piece? A phone sticker. Hadid was snapped stepping out with an anti-social-media message on her mobile, in the style of the warnings on cigarette packs.
A Syrian girl, wounded after bombings in her neighborhood of Eastern Ghouta (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
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Questions arise of the U.N.'s ability to stop violence after a few major international players simply ignore the latest ceasefire deal.
England’s Eddie Pepperell claimed his first European Tour title in his 129th start after a dramatic conclusion to the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.
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Eddie Pepperell held off the challenge of good friend Oliver Fisher to win his first European Tour title after a thrilling conclusion to the 21st Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.
The tomb where Jesus is said to have been buried before his resurrection in Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre (AFP/File Photo)
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East Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre has closed in protest of a new tax policy imposed by Israeli authorities.
From March 7 till the 9, 45 young dancers from the major ballet schools of Russia will be joined by two ballet stars from the Mikhaylovsky theatre in St. Petersburg (Source: Imperial Russian Ballet Website)
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Ballet fanatics in Egypt have a cause to celebrate next month as the “Imperial Russian Ballet” company will be performing Swan Lake on the Cairo Opera House stage next month.
The 36-year-old won the Rotterdam Open title last week to become the oldest world number one in tennis.
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New world number one Roger Federer will not participate in next week's Dubai Championships, the tournament director has confirmed.
Jebel Jais mountain which is over 1,910m above the sea level, where the tourist fell off. (AFP/File)
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The tourist was trekking the highest peak in the country which is over 1,910m above the sea level.
A Libyan rebel stands guard on top of a roof overlooking thousands performing noon prayers in Revolution Square in Benghazi on May 13, 2011. (Saeed Khan/ AFP)
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Turkish economy minister Nihat Zeybekci said Libya was one of the first few overseas destinations for the Turkish construction sector.
Locals and foreigners flocked to the festival to watch bands from Riyadh, Beirut and New Orleans.  (Source: shutterstock)
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Men and women swayed to music at Saudi Arabia’s first-ever jazz festival on Friday, the second of a three-day outdoor event that showcases the Kingdom’s recent efforts of shedding its conservative image.
Kurdish leaders of the Democratic Union Party in Syria detained in Prague (AFP/File Photo)
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Turkish media reported on Sunday morning that Salih Muslim, the former Kurdish leader of the Democratic Union Party in Syria, has been detained in Prague. Muslim was influential in leading the Kurdish drive to carve out an autonomous area in eastern Syria which has become a key partner of the US-led coalition fighting Islamic State.
The 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang were kicked off on February 9.
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The United States (US) has alleged that Russia hacked several hundred computers used by the authorities at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.
Turkey and Saudi intends to work closely to intensify defense forces. /AFP
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Turkey, the guest-of-honor country at the Saudi armed forces exhibition (AFED 2018), has shown keen interest in working closely with Saudi Arabia to build Saudi defense capabilities.
What’s wrong about pension funds today? And what should an ideal pension look like? More in this article. (Shutterstock)
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What’s wrong about pension funds today? And what should an ideal pension look like?
Al-Sheikh’s tweet comes a day after a report in Focus, a German magazine, that stated that FIFA is going to reconsider Qatar’s hosting of the 2022 edition and take a decision at the end of the summer.
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The Qatar tournament has been dogged by corruption allegations ever since the Gulf state won the hosting rights in 2010
AIPAC reportedly influenced Trump’s strategy towards Iran, a strategy which has zeroed in on the deal’s vulnerabilities. /AFP
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The health of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Iran nuclear deal has hit its lowest point since Donald Trump took office. On February 22nd, the same day as Iran was certified as compliant by the International Atomic Energy Agency, US Vice President Mike Pence told the Conservative Political Action Conference that America would no longer certify the deal.
Ivanka Trump may rub shoulders with North Korea's former intelligence at the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics (AFP/File Photo)
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U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump may rub shoulders with North Korea's former intelligence official Kim Yong-chol at the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
A bomber blew himself up near a headquarters of militia in central Kirkuk, Iraq. (AFP/File Photo)
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Three members of a pro-government militia were injured in a suicide bombing in Iraq’s oil-rich Kirkuk province on Sunday, according to a local police officer.
Saudi Warplanes (AFP/File Photo)
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Saudi Arabian warplanes have flattened a mosque in Yemen's west-central Ma’rib Province, and stricken another in the northwestern Sa’da Province.
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal. (Reuters)
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Gulf Business has unveiled the highest ranking entries originating from Saudi Arabia in its annual Arab power list.
The 29-year-old rapper quickly bonded with Michelin-starred chef Tom Sellers when they first met last year (Source: Twocoms / Shutterstock)
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Tinie Tempah admitted his family and family can sometimes be dismissive of his problems because they don't understand the negative side to fame.
the 'Wow' hitmaker recently announced she'll be heading out on tour of the UK and Ireland in September.
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Kylie Minogue would love to record a duet with Lady Gaga because she doesn't often sing with fellow female pop stars.
A 25-year-old man stood trial in a Dubai court after he allegedly used his friend's Emirates resident ID card to enter a hotel. /Shutterstock
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A 25-year-old man stood trial in a Dubai court after he allegedly used his friend's Emirates resident ID card to enter a hotel.
A bus carrying workers in Egypt burst into flames after it flipped over following a crash in Alexandria. (AFP/File)
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At least 12 factory workers in Egypt have died in a roadside inferno, when a fatal crash sparked a blaze on their bus killing many of the passengers.
Bands UK performed alongside local bands at the Groovz jazz festival (AFP/File Photo)
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Organizers of Saudi Arabia’s first jazz festival were thrilled to see an estimated 3,000-plus visitors, including huge numbers of families, turn up on Friday.
Fans commented that Ant struggled to deliver his lines during the launch show, with others also saying he looked slightly red-faced (Source: ITV)
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It was a much-anticipated return to TV following the announcement he is divorcing Lisa Armstrong. But Ant McPartlin sparked concern from viewers as he returned to Saturday Night Takeaway with his presenting partner Declan Donnelly.
Turkey intends to explore the East Mediterranean for oil and gas (AFP/File Photo)
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Cyprus has lodged a formal protest with the United Nations against what it claims to be repeated “Turkish violations” of its airspace and maritime territory, while the Cypriot speaker of parliament called on the international community to put an end to the Turkish provocations.
Home alone: The report comes following claims that Cheryl and Liam went their separate ways after the the BRITs, spending the night without one another (Source: David Fisher - Shutterstock)
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She's been hit by claims her relationship with Liam Payne is strained. And Cheryl gave an insight into the last few months of her personal struggles as she admitted she was finding motherhood 'challenging'.
The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star last month revealed she'd have a blonde hairdo for a few more weeks after a bleaching treatment. (Source: Tinseltown - Shutterstock)
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Kim Kardashian is about ready for a change of coif. The reality TV queen, 37, took to Twitter on Saturday to reveal that she's about ready for a new look after six months of sporting a chic blonde mane, beginning in the Big Apple last fall for New York Fashion Week.
African refugee asylum seekers in Israel (AFP)
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Thousands of Israelis have taken to the streets alongside African refugees in Tel Aviv to protest Israel's policy of deporting and jailing asylum seekers.
The couple shared photos from their baby shower, which took place on January 20, which showed a wall of flowers spelling out 'MIA' (Source: aprillovegeary - Instagram)
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Robin Thicke and his girlfriend April Love Geary welcomed a daughter named Mia into the world on Thursday (02.22.18).
Shoukry’s participation in the meetings  with  UNDC asserts Egypt’s commitment to continue its regional and international efforts to support the Palestinian issue (AFP/File Photo)
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Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry headed to Brussels, Belgium on Sunday to take part in the meeting of foreign ministers of the six-partite Arab committee on Jerusalem and the European Union (EU) on Monday, Egyptian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Ahmed Abou Zaid said in a statement.
UN Security Council on Saturday adopted a resolution calling for a 30-day cease-fire in Syria (AFP/File Photo)
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Resolution adopted after several delays, mainly due to negotiations with Russia
A picture taken on Feb. 24, 2018, shows the U.S. flag flying over the U.S. consulate building complex in Jerusalem, which is considered one of the options to host the new U.S. embassy headquarters after its relocation from Tel Aviv. The United States will move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May 2018 to coincide with Israel's 70th Independence Day according to U.S. officials.
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The Palestinian government has decried a U.S. decision to relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May.

February 24, 2018

Wydad Casablanca's players celebrate with the champions' trophy after winning the 2018 Total CAF Super Cup match against TP Mazembe, at the Mohammed V Stadium in Casablanca on February 24, 2018.
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The technology is used to assist referees with key decisions, including awarding of goals and penalties, red cards and offside
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The Saudi Pro League will increase by two teams next season while the prize money for teams in Division One will increase six fold as part of radical...
Saudi Arabia's Al-Hilal footballers (R) ignore minute's silence for victims of a recent Iranian plane crash ahead of the Group D match of the 2018 AFC Champions League with Iranian football club Esteghlal Tehran on February 20, 2018. (Photo: Press TV)
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The Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) lodged a complaint with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) against professional football club Al-Hilal...
Malek Jaziri
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Exciting fare on the cards as Dubai Open men’s competition get under way on Monday
Marco van Basten
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TEHRAN - FIFA Chief Officer for Technical Development Marco van Basten will reportedly travel to Tehran, capital of Iran, within the next few days.
 The winger became the most prolific left-footed scorer in the league's history and contributed another goal as the Reds hit the century mark
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The winger became the most prolific left-footed scorer in the league's history and contributed another goal as the Reds hit the century mark
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She's recently been dodging rumours of a romance with Cara Delevingne.
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Victoria Beckham stepped out with a foot brace on Friday, after a recent skiing holiday with her family in Whistler, Canada. The fashion designer, 43, was pictured hobbling on crutches and wearing a large foot brace as she departed a London's Guildhall on Friday morning - though that didn't deter the style icon from wearing her beloved heels. Victoria took to social media on Friday night to clear up any speculation surrounding her injury, sharing a snap of herself posing in her crutches.
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Black Panther: The Album, Music From and Inspired By is No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week.
Eva (3rd L), the mother of Filipina worker Joanna Demafelis whose body was found inside a freezer in Kuwait, cries in front of the wooden casket containing her daughter's body shortly after its arrival from Manila at Iloilo International Airport in Iloilo province, central Philippines, on Feb. 17, 2018. (AFP)
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The employer of a Filipino domestic worker found dead in a freezer in Kuwait is in custody in Lebanon, a security source in Beirut confirmed to sources this Saturday.
Turkey's President and leader of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech during the AKP's extended meeting of provincial heads at the party's headquarters in Ankara on Feb. 23, 2018. 
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The Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Saturday that the recent U.S. statement saying it would move its embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was “extremely worrying”.
A civil Defense volunteer, known as the White Helmets, checks the site of a regime air strike in the rebel-held town of Saqba, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on Feb. 23, 2018. Syrian regime air strikes and artillery fire hit the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta for a sixth straight day killing at least 32 civilians, as the world struggled to reach a deal to stop the carnage.
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At least 38 civilians have been killed in regime attacks in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta.
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She revealed her latest make-up collection was inspired by her daughter Stormi.
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Josh Duhamel considers Fergie "crazy talented," despite poor reception to the singer's recent rendition of the national anthem.
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Mindy Kaling, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon made a trip to Disneyland on Thursday.
Smoke billows following a regime air strike on the rebel-held town of Haza, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on Feb. 23, 2018. Syrian regime air strikes and artillery fire hit the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta for a sixth straight day killing 32 civilians, as the world struggled to reach a deal to stop the carnage.
(AMER ALMOHIBANY / AFP)
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European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday that Russia and Iran are allowing the Assad regime’s brutality across war-torn Syria.
Inspired by the Oscar-nominated film "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri", billboards on a truck circle the United Nations on Feb. 22, 2018 for three hours to demand action on Syria in advance of a Security Council vote in New York. 
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The U.N. Security Council (UNSC) on Friday postponed the vote on a resolution calling for a one-month humanitarian ceasefire in Syria due to failing to reach a consensus on negotiations with Russia.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during CPAC 2018 Feb. 22, 2018 in National Harbor, Maryland. The American Conservative Union hosted its annual Conservative Political Action Conference to discuss conservative agenda. (Alex Wong / Getty Images / AFP)
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The U.S. embassy in Israel will move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May, a State Department official confirmed Friday.

February 23, 2018

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5 Seconds of Summer has returned with a new single titled "Want You Back" alongside the announcement of a new world tour.
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5 Seconds of Summer has returned with a new single titled "Want You Back" alongside the announcement of a new world tour.
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Jennifer Lopez was feeling grateful on her twins' 10th birthday. The 48-year-old singer and actress dedicated a sweet post to her "coconuts," daughter Emme and son Max, on their birthday Thursday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin (C) delivers a speech during a ceremony to present national award and to mark the Defender of the Fatherland Day at the Kremlin in Moscow on Feb. 23, 2018. 
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The French and German leaders on Friday urged Russia to support a cease-fire proposal for Eastern Ghouta, Syria in the U.N. Security Council.
With the official opening of cinemas in Saudi Arabia set for March, cinema companies and movie-goers are embracing for an exciting new chapter in entertainment. (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
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With the official opening of cinemas in Saudi Arabia set for March, cinema companies and movie-goers are embracing for an exciting new chapter in entertainment. The reversal of the ban, which lasted 35 years, is part of the country’s 2030 Vision stamped by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman to modernise and move the country forward.
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Paris Jackson and Cara Delevingne certainly seem to be growing ever closer.
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It's been claimed their busy work schedules have put a strain on their relationship. And just 24 hours after Liam Payne made a loved-up red carpet appearance with girlfriend Cheryl at the BRIT Awards, the singer revealed he had jet off again on Thursday night as he shared a video from the balmy climes of Miami.
Turkey's President and leader of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) Recep Tayyip Erdogan gestures during the AKP's extended meeting of provincial heads at the party's headquarters in Ankara on Feb. 23, 2018. 
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Blasting the large number of civilian deaths from Assad regime airstrikes in Eastern Ghouta, Syria as "unacceptable," Turkey’s foreign minister on Friday gave support to a U.N. cease-fire proposal.
Smoke billows following Syrian government bombardments on Kafr Batna, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus on Feb. 22, 2018. 
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After being delayed by Russia, the United Nations Security Council is set to vote Friday on a 30-day cease-fire resolution for Syria to allow for humanitarian aid.
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A 24-year-old woman from the United Kingdom (UK) was offloaded from a Dubai-bound plane due to a medical emergency.
The Turkish sensation initially struggled to settle at the Stadio Olimpico but the 20-year-old has now netted five times in his last four appearances
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The Turkish sensation initially struggled to settle at the Stadio Olimpico but the 20-year-old has now netted five times in his last four appearances
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Kourtney Kardashian has a lot to juggle. The 38-year-old star not only appears in nearly every episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians and poses for brands like Calvin Klein and PrettyLittleThing. She also is a single mother to three kids: Mason, eight, Penelope, five, and Reign, three.
Ahmed Hossam
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Former Zamalek Club football star and former Wadi Degla football team coach Ahmed Hossam, known as Mido, denied in a tweet on...
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Snapchat's parent company lost some $1.3 billion in market value on Thursday after reality star Kylie Jenner's tweeted that she was no longer using the messaging service.
Brisk walking is simple yet powerful
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We all know that exercise plays an important role in our general health.
Iraqi Vice President Nuri al-Maliki
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Iraqi Vice President Nuri al-Maliki called on the Ministry of Youth and Sports to continue supporting sports and national teams in order to preserve Iraq's distinct position in the continental arena.
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a High Level Conference on the Sahel at the European Commission in Brussels on Feb. 23, 2018. 
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Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday called on European countries to step up efforts to stop Syria's Bashar al-Assad regime from committing massacres in Eastern Ghouta.

February 22, 2018

(FILES) In this file photo taken on February 14, 2018, Russia's bronze medallist Aleksandr Krushelnitckii poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the curling mixed doubles at the Pyeongchang Medals Plaza during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee confirmed on February 20.
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Two Russian curlers were ordered to give back their Winter Olympic bronze medals after one of them, Aleksandr Krushelnitsky, was found guilty of using a banned substance.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino insisted on Tuesday that Russia is ready to host the World Cup later this year, despite reports that several stadiums have failed to meet completion deadlines.
Yousra El-Louzy was featured in Vogue Arabia photo-shoots looking like 2018 more than 2018 itself! (Soure: yosraellozyofficial - Instagram)
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It all started with Reham Abdel Ghafour and Nahed El-Sebai going public with daring hairdos; and now it’s everywhere. Menna Shalaby and Yousra El-Louzy were featured in Vogue Arabia photo-shoots looking like 2018 more than 2018 itself!
When their relationship was first revealed in 2016, Harry issued a strongly-worded statement against media harassment of his mixed-race girlfriend. (Source: ANDREW MILLIGAN / POOL / AFP)
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A letter with white powder was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle, the Evening Standard newspaper reported on Thursday, saying it was also believed to contain a racist message.
The 67-year-old actress posted a photo Wednesday on Instagram from her third feature for the magazine, having previously posed in 1973 and 1987. (Source: janeseymour - Instagram)
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Jane Seymour was feeling "better-than-ever" while posing for a new Playboy pictorial. The 67-year-old actress posted a photo Wednesday on Instagram from her third feature for the magazine, having previously posed in 1973 and 1987.
The first Jurassic World, released in 2015, kicked off a new trilogy of films starring Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard. (Source: Jurassic World - Twitter)
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Universal has announced the creative team that will develop the third entry in their Jurassic World series and the release date of the film -- June 11, 2021.
80 girls were rescued at a border town between Borno and Yobe (AFP/File Photo)
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The Nigerian army rescued about 80 girls abducted by Boko Haram militants in a raid at a school on Wednesday.
 Israeli forces opened fire on lands in the Khan Younis district of southern Gaza (AFP/File Photo)
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Israeli forces opened fire on agricultural lands in the southern Gaza Strip on Thursday, according to local sources.
The band also missed out on a nomination in the Best British Group category, which several viewers claimed was an outrage itself. (Source: Little Mix - Instagram)
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The BRIT Awards have been hit by fix claims, after fans spotted Little Mix were in the lead for a public-voted gong - but failed to win. Eagle-eyed fans noticed the girl band had the most votes on the website for British Artist Video Of The Year when the poll closed, but still lost to Harry Styles.
Abdul Hussein Abtan (Photo: sadasport.net)
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Minister of Youth and Sports Abdul Hussein Abtan said the Iraqi sport will see great jumps during 2018 through the achievements made and sports facilities that will see the light soon.
A nap truck is coming to Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. (Shutterstock)
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A nap truck is coming to Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
Egypt's largest university, Cairo University (AFP/File Photo)
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Egypt is planning to establish 200 Japanese schools in the upcoming period as part of the current government’s plan to upgrade educational processes in Egypt in co-operation with Japan, presidency spokesperson Basaam Radi said.
Alireza Jahanbakhsh (Photo: Tehran Times)
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Iranian international midfielder Alireza Jahanbakhsh says he is dreaming to play in the Bundesliga.
Blinded and seriously injured, baby Karim Abdallah becomes a symbol of Eastern Ghouta Siege /AFP
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As the United Nations, United States and Security Council watch on, the Syrian tragedy continues - a contained conflict, dipping in and out of the headlines, destroying lives every single day.
The British-Albanian star made history as she became the first female in the history of the Brits to be nominated for five awards. (Source: Dua Lipa - Instagram)
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New Rules hitmaker Dua, 22, scooped British Female Solo Artist and British Breakthrough, while the grime artist took home British Album of the Year and British Male Solo Artist.
The Egyptian left Roma for Anfield in 2017, with a man he played alongside in Italy tipping the 30-goal forward to remain among the global elite
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The Egyptian left Roma for Anfield in 2017, with a man he played alongside in Italy tipping the 30-goal forward to remain among the global elite
Fintech companies are being launched every now and then, mostly in countries like Egypt, UAE and Lebanon. (Shutterstock)
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Fintech companies are being launched every now and then, mostly in countries like Egypt, UAE and Lebanon.
Syrian air bombardments against East-Ghouta (AFP)
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The State of Qatar has expressed its strong denouncement and condemnation of the massacres and intensive aerial bombardments carried out by the forces of the Syrian regime forces in the besieged eastern City of Al Ghouta.
Mohammad Al Sarraj
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Mohammad Al Sarraj is continuing to make an impact after winning the Hampshire Open Squash Championship in Southampton, England, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service.
 The French striker once again drew a blank in a 3-1 win at Leganes, but his manager has pointed towards the under-fire forward's all-round play
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The French striker once again drew a blank in a 3-1 win at Leganes, but his manager has pointed towards the under-fire forward's all-round play
Not all cryptocurrencies have crashed this year, with some of the more resilient names, covered here, catching traders by surprise. (Shutterstock)
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Not all cryptocurrencies have crashed this year, with some of the more resilient names, covered here, catching traders by surprise.
Happiness is no longer a choice for companies wishing to maximize return on their most valuable investments: their people. (File photo)
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It’s time for happiness to make its way out of the HR department and get a seat in the boardroom.
Pakistan's Supreme Court ruled to bar Nawaz Sharif from his position as president of the country's ruling party and reverse all of his decisions (AFP/File Photo)
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Pakistan's Supreme Court ruled Wednesday to bar Nawaz Sharif from his position as president of the country's ruling party and reverse all of his decisions.
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies could be used to send funds to Iran, bypassing sanctions imposed by the US. (AFP/ File)
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Iran is preparing to launch its own digital currency as a way to bypass US sanctions that ban dollar-based transactions with Iran.