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Saudi female appeared wearing skirt is under investigation

  • 22 July 2017 - 23:27
Saudi female appeared wearing skirt is under investigation

A woman who appeared in videos touring one of Saudi Arabia’s heritage sites dressed in a skirt and crop top is being investigated by the kingdom’s religious police. The woman, who is identified as Khulood, appeared in a series of clips on Snapchat over the weekend at the deserted Ushaqir...

Syrian refugees name their son Justin Trudeau in honour of Canadian PM

  • 16 July 2017 - 13:15
Syrian refugees name their son Justin Trudeau in honour of Canadian PM

Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau has met a Syrian baby named in his honour by a refugee couple after they resettled in Canada. Afraa Hajj Hammoud and Mohammed Belal fled Syria in 2016 and now call the Canadian city of Calgary home, according to CBC News. When their son was born in May...

Dubai to operate autonomous aerial taxi by the end of 2017

  • 1 July 2017 - 18:34
Dubai to operate autonomous aerial taxi by the end of 2017

As part of Dubai’s bid to be a city of the future, they plan to have 25 percent of their public transport autonomously controlled by 2030. An exciting aspect of this is the autonomous aerial taxi (AAT) service they announced in February. Now, they’ve provided an updated timeline for the...

Rihanna’s new lover is Saudi Toyota heir Hassan Jameel

  • 28 June 2017 - 21:05
Rihanna’s new lover is Saudi Toyota heir Hassan Jameel

Her secret squeeze is understood to be Hassan Jameel, whose family own the rights to sell Toyota cars in the Middle East country. Rihanna’s mystery man is believed to be Hassan Jameel after the pair were pictured enjoying a steamy snog Pop star RiRi, 29, was pictured enjoying a steamy snog...

Dolce & Gabbana mocks Melania Trump’s critics

  • 14 June 2017 - 15:09
Dolce & Gabbana mocks Melania Trump’s critics

The Italian designers behind one of Melania Trump’s favorite brands, Dolce & Gabbana, have launched a fashion campaign that seems to mock critics who continue to demand they stop dressing the First Lady, Breitbart news reported. After collaborating with Melania on a number of high fashion...

Trump’s “covfefe” tweet goes viral on Twitter and other social media

  • 1 June 2017 - 14:34
Trump’s “covfefe” tweet goes viral on Twitter and other social media

US President, Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday "Despite the constant negative press covfefe" The typo (covfefe) seen in a tweet by President Donald Trump late Tuesday has many people scratching their heads. The tweet has since been removed, but the screenshots will never go away. With...

Drake breaks record by winning 13 Billboard Music Awards

  • 22 May 2017 - 21:58
Drake breaks record by winning 13 Billboard Music Awards

Drake proved his dominance of the music industry once again by winning a record 13 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night, Agence-France Presse reported. The music magazine's televised gala in Las Vegas hands out awards based on the year's chart performances, leaving little suspense about who...

Melania, Ivanka Trump refuse to wear headscarf in Saudi Arabia visit

  • 21 May 2017 - 18:04
Melania, Ivanka Trump refuse to wear headscarf in Saudi Arabia visit

First Lady Melania Trump ignored her husband’s criticism of her predecessor Michelle Obama’s refusal to wear a headscarf in Saudi Arabia by doing exactly the same thing yesterday, Metro reported. Donald Trump slammed Michelle Obama two years ago for ‘insulting’ Saudi Arabia for not...

London airport to guide flights from 70 miles away

  • 20 May 2017 - 22:40
London airport to guide flights from 70 miles away

If you fly into London City in two years' time, air traffic controllers won't see your plane through a window but will guide it down from screens 70 miles away as the airport becomes one of the first in a major capital to use a digital control tower, Reuters reported. Staff will monitor planes...

Israeli culture minister stirs controversy by Jerusalem dress

  • 18 May 2017 - 23:18
Israeli culture minister stirs controversy by Jerusalem dress

While Cannes has so far been relatively free of major fashion disasters (although it is only Day 2), Israel's far-right culture minister caused something of a stink with a dress she wore on the red carpet Wednesday. Miri Regev, attending the opening ceremony for Ismael's Ghosts, made a loud...