Omar H. Al-Mahdawi

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Hamburg - of Burgers, Beatles and Babes: Oy Gevalt in Germany on the Looney Front - Part 2

Hamburg may have given its name to the grease-oozing slab of chopped meat that you're stuffing into your gob, but here in its eponymous city you're as likely to see dᅢᄊner kebabs slowly revolving on their shafts. Such is the Turkish influence after the guest worker programme of the 1960s led to …

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Prince George Met Justin Trudeau and It Was As Adorable As You'd Expect

Is it legal for one picture to be this cute?<p>The Royal Family is in Canada right now for their official tour of the country. Kate Middleton looks elegant as always and Princess Charlotte is looking oh-so-grown up, but Prince George is really stealing the show.<p>He nailed the "walking off a plane" …

Why We Should All Be Putting Our Kids to Bed Super Early, According to Science

If you’ve been defending your stance on putting your kids to bed early for years now, <i>man am I right there with you</i>. But I’ve got some good news: It …

Iraq hangs 36 men convicted over Speicher massacre

Executed men had been found guilty of killing of hundreds of Shia military recruits near Tikrit in 2014<p>Iraq has hanged 36 men convicted over the massacre of hundreds of military recruits by Sunni jihadis and allied militants in 2014.<p>The men had been found guilty of involvement in the Speicher …

Bear pits and heads on spikes: 10 surviving secrets of Shakespeare's London

Shakespeare arrived in London around 1590, aged 26, and stayed for almost a quarter of a century at various addresses in the City and Southwark. He found a timbered metropolis of 200,000 people, ravaged by plague, yet outgrowing its medieval walls. What follows is a selection of the sites, spaces …

Muslim flight attendant who refused to serve alcohol sues airline for ‘unlawful’ suspension

An American Muslim flight attendant has sued her former employer, claiming she was unlawfully suspended because of religious discrimination.<p>Charee Stanley, a former employee of Atlanta-based ExpressJet, filed the lawsuit through the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a non-profit civil …

Science Has Found the One Simple Thing You Need To Do To Have More Sex

Have you ever though how it would be great if we knew the absolute secret to having more sex? Well, guess what? We know now! And it’s pretty simple: …

Google launches Emergency Location Service for Android, here’s everything you need to know

When emergency services receive a call, they ask for the caller’s location to send a help. Emergency solutions rely on cell tower location (which can …

5 Powerful and Simple Ways to Energize Your Life, According to Science

Have you paid much attention to the daily rhythm of your life? We all function in accordance with a specific rhythm. Early-birds (like me) wake up with the sunrise, energized and ready to engage with the world. Night owls often are just getting started when the early-birds are starting to …

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