Syrian migrants Mohammad Sulaiman,
his wife Reslia Alsbag, and their daughter Bean Sulaiman, 4, at the CPSA of Pozzallo (First
Aid and Reception Center); a priest offers prayers at a hearse with the body of an African
migrant at the Porto Di Pozzallo on August 24

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File picture: U. Srinivas performs during a concert in Dubai.


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NO ballots are stacked on a table during the Scottish independence referendum count at the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh, Scotland, Friday Sept. 19, 2014.

How Scotland rejected independence bid

Final Scotland referendum vote: No - 2,001,926 votes (55.25%); Yes - 1,617,989 (44.65%)

More than 80 examiners decide the fate of 1,400 aspiring drivers daily and only 30 per cent of these pass on average. PICTURE FOR ILLUSTRATIVE PURPOSE ONLY

RTA to revamp road test procedures

Technology to reduce human error on driver tests

“I have spoken out against an ideology that such regressive tactics are still being employed to draw a reader’s attention at a time when we are striving for women’s equality and empowerment," said Deepika Padukone in an open letter

Deepika Padukone writes open letter

Bollwood actress takes to Facebook to clear air on a tawdry gallery of her pictures

In this photo released early Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, by an anti-Bashar Assad activist group Edlib News Network (ENN), which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, show two Syrian children receiving treatment after they were given a second round of measles vaccinations, in Idlib province. At least 15 children died after receiving vaccinations in rebel-held parts of Syria. The children, some just babies, all exhibited signs of "severe allergic shock" about an hour after they were given a second round of measles vaccinations in the northwestern province of Idlib on Tuesday, with many suffocating to death as their bodies swelled, said physician Abdullah Ajaj, who administered the vaccinations in a medical center in the town of Jarjanaz. (AP Photo/Edlib News Network ENN)

Vaccination mix-up leaves 15 babies dead

Muscle relaxant given to 75 children in an error caused by the similar drug packaging

People walking on the New Jumeirah Corniche Jogging Track early morning.

Jumeirah Corniche gets a green makeover

Sustainable lighting solutions being incorporated into redevelopment project in area

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