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25 Years In Iraq, With No End In Sight

It started so well. When Saddam Hussein’s Iraq invaded Kuwait on Aug. 2, 1990, the United States swiftly cobbled together a broad coalition, unleashed a stunning new generation of air power and waged a lightning ground offensive that lasted all of four days. Iraqi troops were so desperate to quit that some surrendered to Western journalists armed only with notebooks. ...

Falling oil prices have started to appear in UAE

The signs of a slowing job market in the UAE because of falling oil prices have started to appear. A report from the recruiting company Morgan McKinley yesterday showed that professional hirings fell by 1 per cent in the second quarter to 8,109 compared with 8,213 in the first three months of the year. “The oil price went back up ...

Baby born with half a heart gets ‘full life’

Little Marcus was born with only half a heart, a condition that once meant there was no hope but thanks to incredible surgery at Westmead, Marcus is looking forward to a full life. Watch Video on the main Source.. https://au.news.yahoo.com/video/watch/28924505/baby-born-with-half-a-heart-gets-full-life/

Samsung Elec cautious on outlook, says mobile business environment tough

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS> offered a downbeat outlook for the third quarter after April-June profit dropped on a supply shortage for one of its main smartphone models, underscoring continued headwinds for the tech giant. Samsung remained the world’s top smartphone seller in the second quarter, but investors and analysts say the South Korean firm’s inability to meet demand for ...

Iraq Apathetic to U.S. Equipment Offer

The Iraqi government has accepted only a fraction of fighting vehicles the U.S. has offered to provide it, indicating leaders in Baghdad desperately holding their country together amid the Islamic State group onslaught may be trying to appease multiple masters. Amid the rise of the Islamic State group late last year, U.S. News reported the U.S. military was hoarding more ...

Iran hawks’ refusal to discuss alternatives is incredibly telling

The nuclear deal with Iran is, obviously, not completely ideal from the standpoint of US interests. That’s because it’s a deal. Which is to say there are multiple parties to the deal, and it needs to be acceptable to all of them even though they all have different ideal outcomes. When the USA and the UK and Iran and Russia ...

UAE credit growth expected to be nearly flat in 2015

Credit growth in the United Arab Emirates is expected to be around 2 percent this year, the chief executive of Mashreq bank said on Wednesday, in a fresh sign the UAE credit cycle may have peaked because of low oil prices and cooling property markets. “Credit growth will be flattish,” Abdul Aziz al-Ghurair, who is also chairman of the UAE ...

Eden Hazard could become the best player in the world

Eden Hazard could become the best player in the world if he heeds manager Jose Mourinho’s advice, according to new Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway. Hazard joined Chelsea from French side Lille in 2012 and has since developed into one of the world’s best players, playing a pivotal role in the club winning the Premier League and Capital One Cup ...

Fire destroyed an empty house in Canberra’s south

A suspicious fire has destroyed an empty house at Narrabundah in Canberra’s south. The fire ripped through the house on Matina Street about 7:00pm on Wednesday while it was unoccupied. Commander Michael Cochrane said fire crews responded to three emergency calls about the blaze. “Our first pumper was here at 7:07pm to find the house well alight and half of ...

Anti-discrimination law enacted across UAE

ABU DHABI // The law criminalising all forms of discrimination on the grounds of religion, caste, creed, doctrine, race, colour or ethnic origin was enacted on Monday. The Anti-Discriminatory Law, issued following a decree by President Sheikh Khalifa, criminalises any acts that stoke religious hatred and/or which insult religion through any form of expression. This covers speech and the written ...