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20-Year-Old Bone Cancer Victim Fulfilled Her Wish To ‘Die Beautiful’

A 20-year-old with bone cancer fulfilled her heartwrenching wish to ‘die beautiful,’ as she laid in her casket at her funeral.  Racine Pregunta, from Davao City, southern Philippines sadly passed away last week after her devastating battle with osteosarcoma. Tragically the student knew the end was coming, so days before …

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A Bangladeshi Street Cleaner became a millionaire overnight in Makkah

A sweaty and tired cleaner who hailed from Bangladesh had been busy earning downwards of SAR 1000 every month, by sweeping the ground located just outside the Grand Mosque located in Saudi Arabia. Suddenly an elderly man rushed towards him and hugged him tightly. Teary eyes, the man began crying …

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Live, long and black giant shipworm found in Philippines

Scientists have found live specimens of the rare giant shipworm for the first time, in the Philippines. Details of the creature, which can reach up to 1.55m (5ft) in length and 6cm (2.3in) in diameter, were published in a US science journal. The giant shipworm spends its life encased in …

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Alert for mobile radars on Qatar roads (Monday, April 10)

A recent MOI survey shows that as many as 64% participants believe mobile radars have helped reduce instances of speeding and road accidents. It is best to drive carefully and under speed limit if you are driving on these Qatar roads today (Monday, April 10) -Dukhan-Al Shahaniya, Al Waab, University …

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People Go Crazy After Seeing The ‘Carrot Man’ Roaming Around In Public.

  Jeyrick Sigmaton became an overnight sensation after a photo of his was posted online. The 21-year-old became the darling of the netizens and even bagged some modelling contracts. Edwina Bandong took a photo of Jeyrick when they visited La Trinidad , Benguet, One of Edwina’s companion told her to …

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Alert for mobile radars on Qatar roads (Tuesday, April 4)

A recent MOI survey shows that as many as 64% participants believe mobile radars have helped reduce instances of speeding and road accidents. It is best to drive carefully and under speed limit if you are driving on these Qatar roads today (Tuesday, April 4) – Shamal Highway, Wholesale Market, …

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Diversion on Dukhan Highway near Dehailiyat Interchange

A diversion will be in place for nearly three months from tomorrow on a 1.2km stretch of the Dukhan Highway north service road as part of construction of an interchange to connect two major sections of the New Orbital Highway and Truck Route. The proposed road change, near Dehailiyat Interchange in …

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QIFF conducts workshops, competitions to promote concept of healthy diet, lifestyle

The eight edition of Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) has launched workshops, coaching sessions and competitions to promote the concept of healthy diet and lifestyle among Qatari citizens.   The latest edition, organized by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) features health workshops and coaching sessions for the very first time.   …

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Cambodia to allow foreigners to leave with surrogate babies

Phnom Penh: The Cambodian government is set to allow foreign couples to return home with babies conceived to surrogates before the ‘womb for rent’ business was banned last year, an official said Monday. Curbs on the surrogacy industry in neighbouring Thailand and India sparked a boom in the unregulated baby …

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