From left: Abdul Rahman Hussain, Sara Ishaq and Ameen Al
Gaberi attend the Oscars in Los Angeles in March 2014.

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Interview with award-winning Yemeni director

The mother (R) of Abdolah Hosseinzadeh, who was murdered in 2007, slaps Balal who killed her son during the execution ceremony in the northern city of Nowshahr on April 15, 2014 just before she removed the noose around his neck with the help of her husband, sparing the life of her son's convicted murderer.

Dramatic ‘punishment’

Grieving mother’s slap saves killer from gallows

Ghadeer Faisal Ebrahim Al Titi at the Iowna Speciality Clinic,
where she received treatment including surgery. She has
made an almost full recovery.

Miracle surgery

Palestinian burn victim smiles again

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Colombian Nobel Prize laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez stands outside his house on his 87th birthday in Mexico City in this March 6, 2014 file photo.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel winner, dies at 87

Colombian Nobel Prize laureate wrote the dream-like and dynastic epic "One Hundred Years of Solitide"

<b>Hints of past glory</b> The Puento Romano with the Mezquita-Catedral of Cordova in the background.

When Islam shone its light on Europe

Under the Moors, Andalusia had all the marks of a modern society

A view from Air Traffic Control at Dubai International Airport in Dubai.

Airlines choose between DWC and Sharjah

Carriers will shift operations back to Dubai International once repairs are complete

The research indicates UAE-based parents need to have a sustainable savings plan in order to meet the aspirations they have for their children’s education.

Parents not saving enough for child’s studies

HSBC study reveals two-thirds of parents in the UAE wish they had begun saving earlier

Chennai Super Kings players during the training session at the Zayed cricket stradium in Abu Dhabi.

IPL live: Chennai Super Kings v Kings XI Punjab

Follow all the action as Abu Dhabi's Shaikh Zayed Stadium hosts a double header of IPL matches

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