Confident Al Shabab ready for Al Ain test
l Ain are thinking very big and should they manage to beat Al Shabab, they will go two points clear ahead of current leaders Al Shabab.
Al Jazeera defendants speak to judge
Australian Peter Greste and his Al Jazeera colleagues have had an opportunity to speak to the judge hearing their case in an Egyptian court.
Laudrup best coach, Sadd's al-Haydoos MVP for December
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Lekhwiya Danish Head Coach Michael Laudrup was awarded the best coach in Qatar Stars League for December 2014 for his team's performance during the recent fiv...
Yemen's No. 2 intelligence official kidnapped by suspected Shi'ite rebels
It is not immediately clear why the rebels want Major General Yehia al-Marani, who is in charge of internal security.
Online mammography information may be too technical
By Roxanne Nelson (Reuters) - The Web is a popular source of health information, but online educational material about mammograms may be too complicated for many Americans, according to a new study. Researchers looked at dozens of websites about the breast x-rays and found the patient-education articles and background information on all of them were written well above the average reading level ...
Yemen senior intelligence official kidnapped
SANAA, Yemen (AP) ? Suspected Shiite rebels kidnapped Yemen's second highest intelligence official from his house in the capital Sanaa Thursday, security officials and a close associate of the general said.
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Egypt to reopen Rafah crossing for Gazans
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Dubai Rally heads for dramatic climax as Nasser, Khalid battle for Middle East crown
SETTING THE PACE: Nasser Al Attiyah powers his Ford Fiesta RRC to the first leg lead in the Dubai International Rally on Friday. (AN photo)