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When clerics collide over differing ideologies

Television personality Stephen Colbert smiles while taping the "The Colbert Report" with U.S. President Barack Obama, not pictured, in Lisner Auditorium at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

Colbert Report

Comedy Central host ends nine-year run

HOLD FOR STORY -- This photo released by Magnolia Pictures shows, from left, Johannes Bah Kuhnke, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Clara Wettergren and Vincent Wettergren in a scene from the film, "Force Majeure," a Magnolia Pictures release. 9 films including, "Force Majeure," "Ida," "The Liberator," "Wild Tales," and others, advance in Oscars shortlist for best foreign film, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.  (AP Photo/Courtesy Magnolia Pictures)


Nine films in Best Foreign Film list

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Courtesy Bill Tate 
Bill Tate, Dubai-based Canadian expatriate has taken cottage industry to the next level - building a super car from scratch!  
At the recent Dubai Motor Parade, DubaiTate turned heads as he drove his sleek black batmobile-like sports car that he assembled himself from a kit.

Dubai resident flaunts home-made supercar

Bill Tate, a Canadian expatriate in Dubai loves to flaunt the super car he built from scratch

Wasl district. Wasl’s association with Dubai Real Estate Corporation offers it access to a substantial land bank in all of the prime areas of Dubai.

Dubai realty cool-off forces investor rethink

It could even force some developers to cut pricing to come up with competitive offers

Dubai mass transporation system

How different transport modes work as a chain

More than 800,000 people use public transport in Dubai everyday. Here's an overview of its evolution

Indian rupee

Why Indian expats are not happy with rupee fall

Expats got 17.69 rupees for a dihram on Thursday, as against 18.73 rupees in August 2013

Desert camping in Dubai.

The outdoors are fun if you play by the rules

Dubai Police suggest basic precautions to ensure camping plans don’t go awry

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