Some of the Lego bits being found on beaches. Thousands
of sets, plastic cutlasses, dragons and daisies have begun
turning up on beaches 17 years after they were lost at sea.

Precious Cargo

Lego galore: Summer craze as toys wash ashore

This photo taken July 8, 2014, shows the East Baltimore Medical Center, a community practice affiliated with Johns Hopkins Hospital, in Baltimore. Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to a $190 million settlement with more than 8,000 patients of Dr. Nikita Levy, a gynecologist who secretly photographed and videotaped women’s bodies in the examining room with a pen-like camera he wore around his neck, lawyers said Monday, July 21, 2014.

'Rogue' Gynaecologist

Hopkins pays $190m in pelvis exam pix settlement

Malaysians hold up banners during a rally outside the Russian embassy in Kuala Lumpur on July 22, 2014 in frustration over the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur in an area of eastern Ukraine controlled by Pro-Russian separatists. f


Russians fed conspiracy theories on crash

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In this Wednesday, July, 16, 2014, picture, Mads Gilbert, Norwegian doctor who has volunteered at Shifa on and off for 17 years, treats a Palestinian girls at the emergency room of the Shifa hospital in Gaza City. Working at Shifa requires ingenuity. The power goes off repeatedly as aging hospital generators buckle under daily rolling blackouts Gaza residents have lived with for years. “If we are in the middle of an operation (and) lights go out, what do the Palestinians do? They pick up their phones, and they use the light from the screen to illuminate the operation field,” said Gilbert.

'Enough is enough, stop bombing, lift the siege'

The whole world of good people will stand up for suffering Palestinians, says Norwegian doctor


232 teeth extracted from the mouth of a teenager

Doctors aghast to see scores of tiny teeth popping out of an abnormal molar


Dh70,000 cheque for Dh3,500 credit card

Woman tells Dubai court that her bank made her sign blank cheque for Dh3,500 credit card

India exam

Gender insensitive questions anger women

Comparing women to animals is unjustified, says women’s panel about the test papers

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