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Amr Diab Celebrates Qatar’s World Cup with Fans in Live Concert

Amr Diab Celebrates Qatar’s World Cup with Fans in Live Concert

Egyptian star Amr Diab performed a huge concert in Qatar’s Lusail Shooting Complex, on the sidelines of the World Cup that runs until December 18. The concert was attended by a big number of Egyptians and Arabs, including Saudis, Tunisians, and Moroccans, who came to Qatar to attend the world cup

Arab Stars Take Part in ‘King Farouk’ Musical Play in Dubai Opera

Arab Stars Take Part in ‘King Farouk’ Musical Play in Dubai Opera

Dubai Opera will host the musical play “King Farouk” on December 12. The show celebrates Arabian culture and original oriental music, and sheds lights on former Egyptian King Farouk, who will be the center of a huge royal, musical concert, surrounded by Arabic music from the golden age. “The

‘Normal Thing to Do’: Japanese Fans Tidy Up at World Cup 

The sight of Japanese fans at a World Cup bagging trash after a match — win or lose — always surprises non-Japanese.

In Thanksgiving Tradition, Biden Pardons Two Chatty Turkeys 

In Thanksgiving Tradition, Biden Pardons Two Chatty Turkeys 

US President Joe Biden, wearing his trademark aviator sunglasses, pardoned two turkeys from North Carolina named Chocolate and Chip on Monday, sparing them from Thanksgiving dinner tables.  In return, the pair of enormous turkeys gobbled their appreciation in the latest installment of the smile-i

‘Like a Shotgun’: Tongan Eruption Is Largest Ever Recorded

‘Like a Shotgun’: Tongan Eruption Is Largest Ever Recorded

A deadly volcanic eruption near Tonga in January was the largest ever recorded with modern equipment, a New Zealand-led team of scientists revealed Monday.

Russia’s Shivulech Volcano Extremely Active, Threatens Eruption, Warn Scientists 

Russia’s Shivulech Volcano Extremely Active, Threatens Eruption, Warn Scientists 

The Shiveluch volcano on the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Russian Far East has become extremely active, threatening a powerful eruption, the Kamchatka Volcanic Eruption Response Team said on Sunday.   "A growth of the lava dome continues, a strong fumaroles activity, an incandescence of the lava do

California Lab-grown Meat Start-up Gets First Green Light

California Lab-grown Meat Start-up Gets First Green Light

A California-based lab-grown meat start-up received the first green light for such products from the US food safety agency on Wednesday, although the product still has more hurdles to clear before being sold to consumers. The US Food and Drug Administration said it carried out a "careful evaluati

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