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25 Times Dogs Were Better at Vacation Than You

Happy #NationalDogDay!<p>From first class cabins for pets to luxury hotels with furry mascots, travel brands are working hard to make sure you never …

Ask the Trainer: How Do I Teach My Dog Not to Jump on People?

<i>“My dog gets very excited when people come to the house, jumping on them and grabbing their arms or clothes. She does this to family members, friends</i> …

The Science Behind Dogs’ Goofy Greetings

After returning home from a trip, work or even a short walk to take out the garbage, dog owners are routinely greeted with copious amounts of drool …

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رئيس جهاز الكسب لـ«الشروق»: ننتظر التحريات بشأن ثروة مرسى.. وأموال «مبارك» بالخارج «غير معلومة» - بوابة الشروق

<b>قال المستشار يوسف عثمان، رئيس جهاز الكسب غير المشروع، إن "الجهاز ما زال ينتظر انتهاء الجهات الرقابية من تحرياتها بشأن ثروة الرئيس الأسبق محمد مرسى،</b> …

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Indian transgenders granted legal status

India's highest court has recognised the existence of a third gender that is neither male nor female in a landmark judgement hailed by the transgender community.<p>"Recognition of transgenders as a third gender is not a social or medical issue but a human rights issue," Justice KS Radhakrishnan told …

IT'S THOMAS JEFFERSON DAY: Here Are 19 Famous 'Quotes' That He Never Actually Said

The good people at Monticello have pored through T.J.'s writings to try to demonstrate that a lot of these spurious quotes are completely made up.<p>So if you've got these on your Facebook wall, Twitter bio, or, god-forbid, a tattoo, you might want to reconsider.<p>This is from a John Sharp Williams …

Thomas Jefferson

The criminalisation of anti-fascist protest

Tomorrow, 14 April, the Metropolitan police and CPS will prosecute five anti-fascists arrested on 1 June 2013 while trying to stop the British National party from marching on the Cenotaph. Police decided the anti-fascist protest was a "threat to public safety" and imposed a dispersal order under …

UN agency criticises Qatar over migrant workers' rights

The International Labour Organisation has criticised Qatar over its policy towards overseas construction workers, as official figures revealed the death toll among migrants has not abated despite international pressure.<p>The UN agency called for a series of reforms in the Gulf emirate to end the …

Egyptian Court Sentences Two Morsi Supporters to Death

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt — An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced two supporters of former President Mohamed Morsi to death for committing murder during violence that broke out in Alexandria last year after the army deposed the Islamist head of state.<p>The two men — Mahmoud Ramadan and Abdullah el-Ahmedi — …

Egypt sentences Morsi supporters to death

An Egyptian court has sentenced two people to death for throwing people off a roof during violence in Alexandria last year, the country's state news agency said.<p>The court handed down the sentences to two supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi on Saturday, according to AFP news agency, adding …

Egypt crisis: Alexandria pair to die for rooftop killing

<b>Two men have been sentenced to death for murders committed during political violence in Alexandria last year.</b><p>The charges against Mahmoud Ramadan and Abdullah el-Ahmedi, supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi, included throwing youths from the roof of a building.<p>The violence broke out after …

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Venezuelan President targeted in apparent assassination attempt<p>Drones laden with explosives explode in Maduro assassination attempt<p>China needs to fix …

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Egyptian court jails policeman linked to Islamist deaths

CAIRO (Reuters) - A Cairo court sentenced a police officer to 10 years in prison with labor on Tuesday in connection with the deaths of 37 Islamists last year, judicial sources said, one of the most controversial incidents since an army takeover last July.<p>Security forces stand guard outside a …

Andrew Forrest signs up religious forces to fight slavery and trafficking

Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest has launched an organisation aimed at ending modern slavery, gaining the support of the Pope and a major Islamic organisation.<p>Forrest unveiled the Global Freedom Network at the Vatican. It will be supported by Pope Francis, the archbishop of Canterbury and the …

Almost a third of new U.S. electricity came from solar last year

Solar power crashed its way onto the U.S. power grid last year and is now fundamentally changing the makeup of how energy is being produced and …