Gulf News - 22 Aug 2014

Table of content - Gulf News (22 Aug 2014)

Obama vows ‘ relentless pursuit’ of Isil
Tension runs high over Ebola
Three Hamas leaders killed
Is this the world’s selfie queen?
Banking on own bank
Prayut takes over as premier
Readers debate on modern parenting
Gulf News intern on his life as the other Zain Malik
Traveller friendly packages
Pakistan crisis deepens
Nol card sales are booming
The true cost of Israel’s war
Devastation
Gaza’s factories destroyed on purpose
Humanitarian aid worth Dh1.9m bound for Iraq
Nol card sales mirror popularity of public transport in Dubai
4 more villa schools shut their doors
‘ You can be punished for spreading rumours’
Man held for helping maid to abscond
New premises
‘ There’s a thin line between support and pressure’
300 Emiratis to start work at public schools
How parents can help
School schedule
Pay should reflect labour contract
Marriage Fund to hold mass weddings
Mohammad visits ailing citizen
Six salons in Al Ain warned for ignoring safety rules
Mohammad Ebrahim Al Shaiba
Infrastructure push in Al Wathba area
Dubai Health Authority hires 531 nurses
Red Crescent distributes aid to Gazans
Envoy presents credentials to minister
Plan to improve government communication
Drive to boost Qatar’s image backfires
Inspectors close down 27 lingerie shops in Dammam
Indian salesman found dead in Oman
Bahrain ‘ ready’ for security threats
Man of the masses
Refugees overshadow workers’ plight
Davutoglu named new premier
Zoabi slams ‘ politically motivated’ charges
Tunsia, Cairo cancel flights to Libya over security fears
A generation born into exile
Killing of 3 senior leaders deals major blow to Hamas
Indiscriminate bombings make children dread going to school
Hamas fighters are down but never out
Group finally owns up to kidnapping
US tried to rescue citizens held in Syria
Air strike campaign shrouded in secrecy
Iran links Iraq role to lifting of sanctions
Foley beheading ‘ crime’ against Islam
Violence erupts in Ebola- hit area
Highway nightmare
Sierra Leone’s 365 Ebola deaths traced back to one healer
Ebola quarantine
Grandad, 70, sets Channel swim record
Undercover officers will not be charged
Father of mass murderer asks: What if?
Belgian premier’s car broken into
Man’s ancestors co- existed
Thailand army chief Prayut takes over as prime minister
Rescuers comb through devastation of Japan landslides
Police fire tear gas at Indonesia court
Philippine towns answer world’s phones
Thai woman posts over 200 selfies a week
Floods kill 7 students on field trip
Aquino gets draft of self-rule law
Maharashtra chief minister snubs Modi
Troops patrol Assam state as violence flares
Firms tool up for defence orders on Modi’s ‘ buy India’ vow
Goa CM apologises for ‘ Nigro’ remark
Suspects sought after woman is gang- raped
Bihar poll seen as a referendum
Calls to ban film on Gandhi assassination
Kerala plans directory of diaspora
Kerala church, Muslim League warn against reopening bars
Sharmila won’t stop hunger strike
Shah on campaign trail in Hyderabad
Delhi aims to boost ties with Arabs
Report questions teen girls’ alleged rape
Imran calls off talks to end protests
Rs1.19m
Malala’s mum learns to read, write
One dead in attack on Nato supply tankers
We’re bored, policemen at Islamabad sit- ins say
3 refugees killed while fleeing Ukraine conflict — military
1 in 5 suicide clinic visitors from UK
Couple walled into home by neighbours
Russia closes McDonald’s outlets for sanitary issues
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Calm in Missouri as shooting probe opens
US schools brace for migrant children surge
Wearable cameras draw interest in wake of case
Brazil Socialists pick new candidate
Catching a wave
Lions hunted to preserve rhinos in South Africa
Fears over appointee’s link to spying
Spiders ‘ get bigger when living in cities’
Court to hear test case on migrants
Life with Neanderthals was no brief affair
Carbon dating
A new generation is born into exile
Being petulant and aloof just doesn’t cut it
Readers react to the arrests of illegal residents in Ajman and say it was justified but request the need for other solutions.
“Iraq’s viability as a state will also be determined by whom Al Abadi chooses to surround himself with.”
“Many Americans want a president to lead, not be a mere conduit for their sentiments.”
Ambivalence about America
New terror law a step in the right direction
A military leader is the last thing Libya needs
Maths and science require a push in the UAE
Passion and modern politics don’t mix
Taking a back seat voluntarily
Learning to humanise, not criminalise
Vanaja Rao
Britain should make the EU beg it to leave
Modi’s India not close to being ‘ open for business’
Iraq’s last chance
What does it mean?
Need another solution
Cleanliness in the city
Begging at mosques
Sticking together
Focus: Modern parenting
Mini sudoku
BofA to pay $ 16.65b penalty to end US mortgage probes
Wear this device so the boss knows you’re losing weight
US jobless claims decline, lifting labour outlook
Business growth slows in China, EU
Oil falls towards lowest in 14 months
MediaTek gearing up to take on rivals
Bank to appeal DIFC ruling
Saudi regulator proposes 10% cap on foreign ownership of market
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Bank Sarasin- Alpen to appeal ruling by DIFC Court
Sharjah International achieves 23.1% surge in passenger traffic
Lexus regional sales up 20% in first half
Standard Chartered liable to legal action
Just Falafel expands in Kuwait
Jumeirah Islands in deal with Nakheel
Etihad to adjust Johannesburg schedule
Travel now, pay later, say operators
Subscribers to beIN Sports still wait to watch kick- off
Turkey state lenders to spur Sharia advance
Crystal Group expands footprint
GCC- Stat, Eurostat discuss relations
Unfair move?
Air Berlin growth plans boost shares
Berkshire Hathaway fined $ 1m over stakebuilding
HP revenue rising after years of decline
Amazon in Shanghai free trade zone
Tata launches Nano car in Bangladesh
US regulators warn major banks
Sales of new and premium models boost UK car exports to best July
Sri Lanka exports up on EU, US demand
Ukraine’s economy minister resigns
India to ensure banks focus on risk management
Large banks contain separate entities
MediaTek gearing up to take on rivals
Android phones as open- air guides
Connect with celebs with Microsoft app
Soon, edit photo with text commands
Calculator app lets you shake up answers
Software that prevents cyber attacks
Disconnect Firefox from Google
This speaker knows what you like to hear
Xbox One delivers a mix of awe and frustration
Mobility leads in region’s health care
Water- cooled compact gaming computer
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Old media hands battle innovation
Markets in thrall ahead of summits
Norway’s mammoth oil fund calls in help
US insurers grapple with costs
Europe stocks rise amid hints of stimulus in euro- area
Dollar at 11- month high on Fed signals
Indonesia set for positive news on sukuk
Gold drops to 2- month low on Fed rate outlook
Rupee snaps three- day rise
Industry forecast to double by 2018
Indicators
DFM rises 1.07% to end week with 1.96% gains, ADX low
Riyadh calls for cap on foreign ownership
Egyptian pound stable after dollar sale
NBAD fund delivers dividend
India’s gold import curbs will become permanent feature
Russia boosts gold reserves by $ 400m to highest since 1993
Long gold price stagnation ahead
Ripple effects
Solidarity in adversity
Amir to appear in new film
Sachin snaps up Chopra
Fixtures
Prior plots England return on West Indies tour in 2015
Fletcher’s successor should be chosen on competence, not nationality
Amir set to star in new Pakistani film
Coach Fletcher has not been sidelined, Shastri insists
Taghrooda’s unbeaten record ends in York shocker
De Kock stars as Proteas cruise to series win
Cavalryman leads the charge at Londsdale Cup
Pollard and Ramdin guide troubled Windies to victory
Third One- Day International
At York, England
UAE drawn with India, Jordan at Incheon
Desert Cubs finish runners- up in Yorkshire tournament
Team sports
Entries set to close for creative sports award
Italy plays host to Fazza shooting tournament
Chopra to play for Tendulkar’s ISL team
DIMC season set for September 27 launch
2014- 15 season
Hero Indian Super League
PSG bogged down by injuries for trip to Evian
Ronaldo fit for Super Cup decider against Atletico
Mascherano backs Messi to hit his stride
Direct deal
Super Cup
Rojo signs up but German stars cause much heartburn at United
Liverpool may take plunge with Balotelli
Arteta injury may force Wenger’s hand
Dzeko signs new four- year deal at City, sets new goals
Everton still waiting on injured Barkley
QPR snap up Dutch midfielder Fer
Scholes ‘ scared’ about United’s future
Moody quits Palace after complaint
Bayern in race against time to get fit
Six significant summer transfers for the forthcoming campaign
Five things to watch out for in the new season
Hamilton and Rosberg set to turn on the heat at Spa
Vettel’s slump this season is baffling
Giorgi stuns Wozniacki at New Haven
Serena hits the high notes
US Open tune- ups
Franklin battles back injury in heats
Super- sub Crotty thrust into starring role for All Blacks
All Blacks coach says referee admitted wrong calls in draw
Meilutyte grabs second gold in Youth Games
Peavy pitches Giants to win over Cubs
MLB
Batch of brilliance
The trouble with being a double
Fernandez lights up Lakme
‘ PK’s’ biggest fan
Save the water and donate the cash
Malayalam stars Fahad Fazil, Nazriya marry
THE DUBAI INSIDER
» Khan’t catch Aamir
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KBC’s brave guest praised
Reality shows ‘ better’
Billy Crystal to lead tribute to Robin
Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul back together
Music ‘ Mix’ still on top
Photographer sues Bieber over Hawaii scuffle
‘ I’m ashamed’, says Jackie Chan
Emma Stone to hit Broadway
My life as Zain Malik
Seth Meyers prizes role as Emmy host
The thinking person’s actor
Speaking of the stage, you’re going to be playing in London next year. What does that particular role mean to you?
Revival and reincarnation
A taste of Lebanon
Out on the town
Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted
Begin Again
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