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Saudi Women to Take the Wheel

Saudi Women to Take the Wheel

Late last week, in Saudi Arabia, the only country in the world which bans women from driving, women across the country took to their...

What’s The Hardest Language For Expats To Learn?

Speaking a foreign language is often a high hurdle for many expats to leap – but what are the world’s most difficult languages to...
Iran's Government to Open Dating Centers

Iran’s Government to Open Dating Centers

Deputy of Ministry of Sport & Youth Affairs, Bagher Pishnamazi, said Iranian government is going to open official dating centers in major cities which...
Iranian Labors Receive Unfair Stipends

Iranian Labors Receive ‘Unfair’ Stipends

Labors are one of the most vulnerable groups of people in Iran. Parviz Moradi, an Iranian activist, believes that the similar conditions will be...

IS Coverage Slightly Questionable

So many cities, towns and villages have fallen to the extremists claiming to operate under the “Islamic State” over the last 12 months, questions...
Saeedi Kia Condemns Compulsory Hijab in Iran

Saeedi-Kia Condemns Compulsory Hijab in Iran

From 1979, wearing Hijab has become compulsory in Iran. During the recent years, Iranian government has forced young women and girls to cover themselves...

Crooks Ran Bogus US Embassy Visa Scam For 10 Years

Crooks ran a business selling fake visas from a bogus US embassy in Ghana for more than 10 years. The US State Department and police...

Is this the end for Clarkson?

The future of the popular BBC series Top Gear hangs in the balance today, as their star presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended for...

Desert Trip – The Final Curtain For Aging Rockers

Rock until you drop is becoming a reality for some of the aging most celebrated rock stars lining up for the gig of all...
Just How Intelligent are Elephants

Just How Intelligent are Elephants

We know the saying ‘an elephant never forgets’, but there are in fact a number of other remarkable things these giants can do as...

Blowing Holes In The Secret Activities Of Governments

Whistleblowers Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden have a lot in common despite blowing big holes in the secret activities of the USA. Both men held...

Pistorius Lawyer Says Murder Appeal Is Lost

South African judges are deliberating on an appeal to change the conviction of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius from culpable homicide to murder. The judges head a...