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How to dress for work and not look boring

We have good news for you: dressing for work does not have to be boring ANYMORE.The era of boring office wear is over. Today more than ever, we are surrounded by millions of options that would make for...

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Posted by: Doug Jul 30, 2015 8:57 AM [UAE]

Or alternatively, you could just try doing your job well and then no-one will really care whether your 'outfit' is boring or not. Most men seem to be able to turn up at work in a standard shirt and trousers without being judged on anything other than the standard of the work, why does it have to be different for women?

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UAE petrol prices to rise by 24% from Saturday

Motorists discovered on Tuesday that they will have to pay on average more than 20 percent more for petrol in the UAE following a decision to deregulate gasoline and diesel prices and create a new pricing...

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Posted by: Tina Jul 29, 2015 5:16 PM [U A E]

Oh yes Julie! And I thought I was imaging the sudden hike in prices in LULU - guess they believe in increasing the price earlier so that they will not appear as doing anything wrong! Most vegetables have gone up from atleast Dh 2/- onwards over the last month or so.

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Abdul Kalam, father of India's missile programme, dies at 83

Former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, considered the father of the country's missile programme, died on Monday in hospital at the age of 83, a doctor said.Popularly known as "Missile Man," Kalam...

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Posted by: Dr Merchant M S Jul 29, 2015 5:17 PM [India]

The world has to learn one thing from this great man of the century is humility.

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‘Saturated’ property market forces Dubai realtor to go bust

Dubai-based real estate agency S&K Estate Agents said a deteriorating property market in the emirate contributed to its decision to file for bankruptcy and be liquidated."Simply put, the revenue being...

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Posted by: Harry Jul 29, 2015 2:18 PM [UK]

Real estate Agents have to paint a rosy picture no matter what. They do not live in a real world. However sooner or later reality sinks in with over supply of flats. The current economic conditions have not been helpful either. Cost of living is going up without commensurate increase in salaries of employees.

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Qatar said to consider tougher penalties on drug dealing

Qatar is considering a crackdown on drug dealers who sell to adolescents, according to local press.The Gulf state wants to impose harsher punishments on dealers to curb drug use among school and college...

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Posted by: Khaled Jul 29, 2015 2:17 PM [Qatar]

Those drug dealers death carriers must be hanged publicly. It is a complete worldwide disaster, taking millions of lives and destroying millions of families. It is a highway to ruin everything. I had a terrible experience of struggle against the dependence of the close family member. Nowhere in the world there is no an adequate method of addiction treatment. We even risked to go to Kyrgyzstan to receive a treatment, where we eventually got an adequate treatment.

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ADNOC says deregulation profits will fund 125 new service stations

The distribution arm of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) said on Tuesday that it plans to open more than 100 new fuel stations using the profits accrued from the deregulation of prices which starts...

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Posted by: Mosa Jul 29, 2015 11:38 AM [UAE]

I have a 1.8 Litre 4-Cylinder vehicle, my full tank is 45 litres, I refuel 8 times a month.

Considering the Dhs 0.42 increase in the price of SPECIAL fuel, I will be paying Dhs 151.20 more every month, and around Dhs 1,800 per year.

This is not 'slight'.

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Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced that beIN Sports has been awarded the exclusive broadcast rights in the Middle East and North Africa for the winter and summer Olympic Games up until...

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Posted by: Sepp Bladder Jul 28, 2015 6:17 PM [UAE]

I wonder if there will be streaming content via the Internet because if it's anything like their Premier League football package we'll probably have full access to wall to wall synchronised swimming and clay pigeon shooting but no gymnastics, athetics or swimming because too many people have cracked the secutrity and are watching it for free.

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Get smart: Dr Manahel Thabet

The Arab world is witnessing an intellectual genocide. That is the view of one of, if not the most intelligent person among its population, Dr Manahel Thabet.“There is a serious haemorrhage of our mental...

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Posted by: NadaFQ Jul 28, 2015 3:35 PM [UAE]

Wise perspective as always; it's the right time to invest in knowledge and advanced technology.

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Emiratis will not get compensation to offset end of fuel subsidies

Emiratis will not be given any financial support to offset expected increases in the cost of living following the planned deregulation of fuel prices, the government has said.The Ministry of Energy has...

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Posted by: Billy Jul 28, 2015 2:35 PM [UAE]

Abdallah, I take my hat of to you Sir. Well said. You are clearly a responsible patriotic citizen of the UAE and I admire you for that. I hope every other Emirati follows your lead.

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UAE fuel price deregulation will cost $387 per head, says Moody’s

Scrapping fuel subsidies will cost UAE residents an average of $387 per head this year, rating agency Moody’s claims.The UAE announced last week that gasoline and diesel will be deregulated from August...

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Posted by: ahmad madar Jul 28, 2015 2:35 PM [UAE]

if this move by the UAE government will decrease the Diesel price then situation will be OK for the people and expatriate and if not then the whole expense of life will be increased and will add up extra burden on all aspects of life .

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