Al Bawaba - Daily Headlines https://www.albawaba.com/rss/all en Palestine Tops Israel in FIFA World Rankings https://www.albawaba.com/sport/palestine-tops-israel-fifa-world-rankings-1052498 <p>For the first time ever, Palestine's national football team have overtaken Israel in the FIFA world rankings, achieving their highest ever spot on the list.</p> <p>Palestine's rise by two places to 82nd on the list of 211 national teams was hailed by the country's head of football as an "historic achievement".</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sport/palestine-tops-israel-fifa-world-rankings-1052498" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://albawabacdn-albawabamiddleea.netdna-ssl.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Sport/palestine_squad_2017.jpg" alt="For the first time ever, Palestine&#039;s national football team has overtaken Israel&#039;s in the international football federation&#039;s rankings." title="For the first time ever, Palestine&#039;s national football team has overtaken Israel&#039;s in the international football federation&#039;s rankings." class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.alaraby.co.uk/english" title="The New Arab" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/2687.png" title="The New Arab" border="0" /></a> Copyright @ 2017 The New Arab. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.albawaba.com/sport/palestine-tops-israel-fifa-world-rankings-1052498" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sport Football Main Headlines International Israel Palestine Fri, 24 Nov 2017 22:46:41 +0000 1052498 at https://www.albawaba.com Hamilton Sets Yas Marina Circuit Alight With Blistering Lap https://www.albawaba.com/sport/hamilton-sets-yas-marina-circuit-alight-blistering-lap-1052496 <p>Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton took his first step towards a record-setting fourth title here as he topped the times ahead of arch-rival Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel while bettering the existing lap record during the practice sessions of the Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix on Friday.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sport/hamilton-sets-yas-marina-circuit-alight-blistering-lap-1052496" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://albawabacdn-albawabamiddleea.netdna-ssl.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Sport/hamilton_yas_marina.jpg" alt="Mercedes&#039; British driver Lewis Hamilton drives during the second practice session ahead of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit on November 24, 2017. Andrej ISAKOVIC / AFP" title="Mercedes&#039; British driver Lewis Hamilton drives during the second practice session ahead of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit on November 24, 2017. Andrej ISAKOVIC / AFP" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://gulfnews.com/" title="Gulf News" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/57.png" title="Gulf News" border="0" /></a> © Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2017. 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Abel has many female friends and most of them are in the industry,” said a source.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/why-weeknd-are-about-collaborate-katy-perry-1052256" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://albawabacdn-albawabamiddleea.netdna-ssl.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Entertainment_English_2017/katy-perry-afp.jpg" alt="Singer Katy Perry and The Weeknd are reportedly preparing for a collaboration. /AFP" title="Singer Katy Perry and The Weeknd are reportedly preparing for a collaboration. /AFP" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://gulfnews.com/" title="Gulf News" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/57.png" title="Gulf News" border="0" /></a> © Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2017. 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It was perfect — especially with Bella Hadid slaying the runway and managing to do so without her sister Gigi.But now that it’s over, and the models are leaving Shanghai to head back to their respective countries, one angel — in particular — decided to make a pit-stop in Dubai.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/victoria%E2%80%99s-secret-model-taylor-hill-meets-camel-dubai-1052250" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://albawabacdn-albawabamiddleea.netdna-ssl.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Entertainment_English_2017/Bella_Hadid_VS.png" alt="Courtesy Instagram Bellahadid" title="Courtesy Instagram Bellahadid" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.scoopempire.com" title="Scoop Empire" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/2080.png" title="Scoop Empire" border="0" /></a> © Scoop Empire 2017. 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