Demolition crew tear down the shanties of informal settlers for the second straight day Wednesday, April 23, 2014 following Tuesday's expiration of its moratorium at Manila's Tondo district in Manila, Philippines.

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Thousands homeless as Manila shanties demolished


Salsa is addictive. Dancers admit they want to spend all their free time dancing

Happiness

Dancing can make you as happy as a pay rise

<B>Kaanchi (Hindi):</B> Kaanchi movie is a musical thriller with a love story. It is a story of the inner power of a woman who represents millions of suppressed youth against unjust in the country.

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New movies showing in the emirates this week


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Son shares moments of parents’ ordeal in London

Emirati man, wife recovering from vicious raid on their home by masked robbers

 Arab women shoppers pass by Knightsbridge underground train station.

‘I do not want to go to London anytime soon’

Emiratis say they are rethinking their holiday plans after attacks on UAE nationals in London

Rajasthan Royals Kane Richardson (left) celebrate with Ajiynkya Rahane and Steven Smith after taking the wicket of Glenn Maxwell at Sharjah cricket stadium on Sunday evening.

IPL live: Royals v Chennai Super Kings

Competition focus switches to Dubai as Shane Watson's Royals take on MS Dhoni's Super Kings

Visitors at the Sharaf DG stand during the Gitex Shopper Spring edition 2014.

Gitex Shopper opens with a myriad of gadgets

Smartphones, tablets and Full HD TVs are some of the popular products on display

Professional base jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen broke the record on Monday between 6am and 9am after performing two base jumps from the top of the 828-metre Burj Khalifa in Downtown Dubai.

Duo sets Base jump record from Burj Khalifa

Watch video: French duo broke the record after performing base jumps from top of Burj Khalifa


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