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Politicians wear 'pregnancy' vests to urge men to help at home

Politicians wear 'pregnancy' vests to urge men to help at home

In Japan, where women do five times as much housework as men, three male politicians have donned "pregnancy" vests in a campaign urging men to help out more at home.

UAE warns criminals may radicalise youth via video games

UAE warns criminals may radicalise youth via video games

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have warned the public that "criminal groups propagating radical ideologies" could spread violent ideas and rebellious behaviour among young people through video gaming.

Freej Aspire to open its doors on Saturday

Freej Aspire to open its doors on Saturday

Following the overwhelming success of last year’s event, Freej Aspire will offer members of the local community a chance to enjoy the spirit of Ramadan in a comfortable and welcoming, air-conditioned environment.

Gulf markets mixed before Opec meeting

Gulf markets mixed before Opec meeting

Gulf stock markets were mixed before an Opec meeting later yesterday to discuss coordinated action among oil producers to support prices.

Indonesia govt seeks answers from Australia on asylum boat ‘payment’

Indonesia govt seeks answers from Australia on asylum boat ‘payment’

Indonesia yesterday demanded answers from Australia over allegations an official paid thousands of dollars to turn back a boat of ...

Boston bomber ‘a terrorist who deserves to die’

Boston bomber ‘a terrorist who deserves to die’

The 21-year-old former student was found guilty last month of carrying out the April 15, 2013 bombings that killed three people and wounded 264.

BNP calls shutdown over attack on Khaleda

BNP calls shutdown over attack on Khaleda

Bangladesh’s opposition accused pro-government supporters yesterday of trying to kill their leader Khaleda Zia.

Israel pledges crackdown after Jerusalem car attack

Israel pledges crackdown after Jerusalem car attack

Israel yesterday pledged a tough response to any further attacks in Jerusalem as police flooded flashpoint Arab neighbourhoods a day after a Palestinian car attack killed a baby.

HMC team performs fourth liver transplant

HMC team performs fourth liver transplant

A team at Hamad General Hospital’s Organ Donation Centre has successfully performed the fourth liver transplant operation in Qatar.