Maersk Tankers to wind down customer agreements in Iran

May 17, 2018 7:50 am0 comments
Maersk Tankers to wind down customer agreements in Iran

Maersk Tankers operates 161 product tanker vessels worldwide 17-05-2018 Thursday,  COPENHAGEN: Danish oil product tanker operator Maersk Tankers said on Wednesday it would wind down its customer agreements in Iran by November following new US sanctions on Tehran. “We will perform customer agreements entered into before May 8 and ensure […]

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UAE second safest country to live in the world

May 15, 2018 7:54 am0 comments
UAE second safest country to live in the world

96.8% of people feel it is safe to walk out at night in the UAE Dubai, May 15- The fact that 96.8 per cent of the people feel it is safe and secure to walk out at night in the UAE, has ranked the country as the world’s second safest […]

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7 killed as blasts, gunfire rock Jalalabad, Afghanistan

May 14, 2018 8:17 am0 comments
7 killed as blasts, gunfire rock Jalalabad, Afghanistan

Militants armed with suicide jackets and automatic guns storm the Nangarhar provincial government’s customs and finance department Jalalabad, Afghanistan: At least seven people, including an assailant, were killed and 20 others wounded after two blasts and ensuing gunshots rocked Jalalabad city on Sunday. The incident occurred around midday when militants […]

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Young Pakistani to become first blind judge

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Young Pakistani to become first blind judge

Yousuf Salim’s appointment as judge could be a major moment for country’s differently-abled population 14-05-2018 Monday, Islamabad: Yousuf Salim — a gold medallist and visually challenged young man — who was once stopped from becoming a judge, is now set to be appointed as Pakistan’s first ever blind judge. The […]

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UAE adds Iranians to list of terror supporters

May 11, 2018 8:12 am0 comments

Individual and entities who fund Quds Force unit of Revolutionary Guards added to UAE terror list Abu Dhabi: The UAE Cabinet on Thursday added nine Iranian individuals and entities to the approved list of terrorism supporters. The move, which was taken according to the Cabinet decision No.24 of 2018, comes […]

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Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as Malaysia’s PM

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Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as Malaysia’s PM

Mahathir Mohamad is sworn in as Malaysia’s prime minister after leading opposition alliance to historic election victory. 11-05-2018 Friday, KUALA LUMPUR: Ninety-two-year-old Mahathir Mohamad was Thursday sworn in as the world’s oldest elected leader after a stunning election win that swept Malaysia’s establishment from power after more than six decades. […]

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