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    Reuters blogging platform hacked, false Syria blog posted

    Thomson Reuters said the blogging platform of the Reuters News website was compromised on Friday and a false posting purporting to carry an interview with a Syrian rebel leader was illegally posted on a Reuters' journalist's blog.

    August 5, 2012 9:55
  • Saudi Women Olympics

    Judo women back Saudi Hijab decision

    Other Saudi Judo women are backing the decision to allow the Saudi Female to participate with a Hijab

    August 1, 2012 9:04
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    Saudi woman allowed to compete in Hijab

    She had said she would only compete if she was allowed to wear the hijab, and judo officials refused, saying it would be dangerous

    July 31, 2012 10:03
  • Modern Family

    Cast of ‘Modern Family’ drops lawsuit

    In the world of Hollywood and Television stars, as we have seen in the past with the cast of 'Friends', they have the power to negotiate like no other

    July 30, 2012 9:18
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    Saudi Judo athlete to withdraw if Hijab is banned

    Female participation in sports has long been a controversial issue in Saudi Arabia, where conservative Muslim clerics have said it is immodest and goes against women's nature

    July 29, 2012 7:54
  • Empty seats London Olympics 2012

    London Olympics with many no-shows

    Organisers said they were in touch with the International Olympic Committee to discover who failed to show up and why...

    July 29, 2012 3:19
  • Asia wins Gold Olympics

    Asia takes first Gold and headlines

    The event was graced by International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge who watched the 40 minute final and then presented the first medal at his last Games before he steps down from the role next year

    July 29, 2012 9:41
  • Queen Elizabeth

    Queen Elizabeth and James Bond steal the show

    Over the following 17 days, the drama of sporting contest takes hold the length and breadth of Britain as more than 16,000 athletes from 204 countries will strive to achieve their ultimate dream - Olympic gold

    July 28, 2012 8:57
  • Abu Dhabi

    Euro Zone woes deepen; Abu Dhabi banks in focus

    Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank reported a second-quarter profit of 733 million dirhams, topping forecasts after the lender took lower provisions

    July 25, 2012 1:16
  • River-Thames-Olympics

    Man dives off bridge in Olympic protest

    The Port of London Authority suspects that it was a taxi driver, who dove into the river Thames in protest fashion for being excluded from Olympic networks

    July 24, 2012 9:14