Gulf News - 19 Apr 2014

Table of content - Gulf News (19 Apr 2014)

Master of magical realism
Brain- wasting disease cases rising in UAE
Ukraine rebels dig in despite accord
Never a good enough Bond, Brosnan admits
Supercop status befits William Bratton
Bouteflika wins fourth term with a landslide
Joking to keep pain at bay
The rise and rise of Javid
Wi- Fi battle in the sky
Watch for
Quote hanger
The big number $ 4,000,000,000
This week
World murder rates
Awareness key to fighting multiple sclerosis stigma
Emotional start to peace convention
Filipinos welcome Jollibee’s plans to go solo
What is multiple sclerosis?
Debilitating condition
Good Friday service draws thousands
Staying safe among the creepy crawlies
5 most common species in the UAE
Workshop teaches children their rights
Good response to traffic lectures
Of Land Cruisers and fishing nets
Adventurer to challenge ‘ Savage Mountain’ again
Expat cycling to UK for a noble cause
Morocco gives go- ahead for hospitals
Nahyan Bin Mubarak opens charity event
UAE backs Afghanistan food project
Follow Mike
Jeddah at forefront of gender reforms
Saudi blogger sentenced to 15 years for defaming government
Slow progress
Work numbers
Qatar loses out on investment
Foreigner dies of Mers in Saudi Arabia
Yemen will push for promised aid
Children of expats with Saudi wives get reprieve
Bouteflika wins again, foes cry fraud
Tunisian president takes big salary cut
Bomb blast kills 14 at mosque in Homs as regime closes in
ISIL accuses Al Qaida of betrayal
Politicians live in fear of powerful militias
Kidnappers of Tunisian diplomat demand Islamists’ release
Oil at heart of the conflict against government
Helicopters rain death on Aleppo’s streets
Ethnic Armenians tell of flight from Kasab
Ukraine insurgents reject warning to leave buildings
Vice- principal commits suicide
Astronomers spot Earth- like planet
Backbone 4m
12 guides killed in Everest accident
Underwater drone risks damage in plane search
Christians mark Good Friday
Mumbai gets first double- decker flyover
12 gold bars recovered from man’s stomach
18 dead as dust storm wreaks havoc in UP
Pupil raped and murdered in Tripura
Petty disputes fail to affect defence sales, joint drills
Opinion
PM denied chances to speak in parliament
Congress paid Rs3m to each of its 13 candidates
BJP compromises to save Seemandhra alliance
Lifting of Shah ban sparks anger
‘ Osama’ to contest against Modi from Varanasi
Panel bans selfies inside polling booths
Congress woos voters with televisions and laptops
Madrasas ugrading curriculum
Bodies of missing MQM activists found
Government moves terror bill in Senate
Burney seeks details of missing 14,000
$ 100m
1.6m
39%
Military manpower
Top Hollande aide resigns
The stellar rise of Sajid Javid
Miliband signs up top Obama adviser
Ethnic minorities could be crucial
Obama says health care law ‘ working’
Toronto mayor launches election bid
Production 60%
Pistorius trial adjourns with witness in doubt
Kidnapped Nigerian girls still missing
Gabo leaves an unbroken spell
Tributes pour in for a man who wrote ‘ to win love of friends’
Selected works
In Ukraine, little love for Putin
West obliged to defend Kiev’s interests
Readers discuss the issue of lack of physical activities among children in the UAE, suggesting parents and schools need to pull up their socks.
“A Modi victory will likely embolden Hindutva organisations all over India.”
“Totalitarian, autocratic and repressive political systems dread stand- up comics and satirists.”
Feeling the pain, telling the joke
EU banking union a step in right earnest
Geneva agreement on Ukraine offers some hope
Time to rid yourself of bad road habits
TOMORROW
Houses that hold our hearts
Perplexing delay in Iraq inquiry report
C h e ry l R ao
Women should think twice about Modi
Argentina and the spectre of a kleptocratic order
Today in History
A S R E P O R T E D B Y G U L F N E WS
The easier option When
Children
Schooling
Nowadays,
What
Children
Save an animal
Children
Iam
Just
Matter of fact
Ihave
Ithink
Crossword
YESTERDAY’S SOLUTION
Cop and the anthem
US warns firms to be cautious as more Russia sanctions loom
Samsung tie- up a threat to Taiwan
Inside
Shell seeks to expand Russia operations
Cyprus seeks closer ties with UAE
Iran oil exports almost double to 1.2m bpd
Qatar pays price of spat as credit risk increases
Etihad Regional starts new route
Positive trend
Muscle cars out in force at New York auto show
Trader Virtu quizzed in New York inquiry
Hot cars at this year’s event
Jobless rate drops despite low growth
Portugal gets another IMF bailout
Former Anglo Irish Bank directors guilty
Big player
Targeting debt levels 175% 110%
Wal- Mart jumps into money transfer business
Pandora sued by record companies
Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6m cards
Targeting specific group of customers
Faster Wi- Fi on flights leads to battle in the sky
Italy requests delay on budget targets
Corporate results
Expanded service
Measures ₣ 13b
2.6%
R a n i a O t e i f y
Offer negotiations
Could a business earn money from its waste?
Umunna vows to support small firms
No evidence RBS forced small businesses to close
Turning the clock towards Asia
When rents become an excuse for everything
Worldly Wise
7.4%
Bitcoin evangelists undeterred
Chocolate surges on soaring demand as Easter approaches
Sina Weibo shares jump 19% in US debut
Bumpy ride ahead for gold investors
National Bank of Greece to issue debt
86%
High price 18%
Bullion bars
Dubai Duty Free makes it two
DP World honours best performing vendors
Firms submit entries for Saif Zone award
Etisalat celebrates partners’ achievements
Jumeirah to recruit top talent at career fair
Adnoc Distribution gets fuel provider award
‘ We are humble winners’
‘ Combined effort’ the key
Nahyan: IPL has raised UAE’S profile
IPL
IPL
B y R o h i t S h a r m a
Dubai
KNIGHT RIDERS, DAREDEVILS TIE WILL BE ELECTRIFYING
Today
FORMER BOSS AND TWO OTHER FORMER REDS LEGENDS DISCUSS THE ANFIELD CLUB’S TITLE CHANCES
Moyes returns to Everton as Liverpool face up to title pressure
Keep an eye on
Match to catch
For the purists
Showing form
Need a win
MOYES READY FOR SQUAD OVERHAUL IN THE SUMMER
Final itinerary
Profile
BOSS OF TEAM INSISTS THEY ARE NOT COMPLACENT DESPITE THEIR STUNNING START TO THE SEASON
Chetan Bhagat ( centre) with Alia Bhatt ( left) and Arjun Kapoor
Playing Shahid was difficult: Rao
Rihanna settles lawsuit
Williams may star in sequel
Hospitalised Miley postpones again
Oscars 2015 date set for February 22
Lionel Richie cajoled the women in the audience as they sang with him during the show
Delicious ideas for revamping the kitchen
Design Diary
The secret to a stress- free and healthy life
MOOLA BANDHA
Sheryl Sandberg
A scene from animated film Bullock in a scene from
( top); Sandra ( above)
Pierce Brosnan as James Bond in ( top); with his second wife Keely Shaye Smith ( above)
( above)
Brosnan with Emma Thompson in a scene from ( top); with Stephanie Zimbalist in
Anil means business
Kamal Vachani and Anil Kapoor
Dr Minal Patwardhan and Joseph Andrade
Naila Waqas and Sabahat Agha
Ritu Rampal and Sunita Kapoor
Yuliya Golovko and Ahmad Marei
Menka Khatri and Imran Farooqui
OSN Movies HD at 22.00 A
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KILLER SUDOKU
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