|May 21 2013||Vermont becomes third US state to legalize assisted suicide ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Vermont became on Monday the third US state to legalize physician-assisted suicide.
Peter Shumlin, the Democratic Governor of the small progressive-leaning state, signed into law a ...|
|May 21 2013||SARS-like virus claims new life in Saudi: ministry ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) A Saudi man who had contracted the coronavirus has died, raising the death toll in the kingdom from the SARS-like virus to 16, the health ministry announced on Monday on its Internet ...|
|May 21 2013||Armani, D&G struck off Milan fashion week roster ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Top Italian designers Giorgio Armani and Dolce & Gabbana can no longer be on the official programme of Milan Fashion Week because they are not due-paying members of the national ...|
|May 21 2013|| Vodafone Qatar Customer Base Reaches 1,084,000 ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Vodafone Qatar continues to expand its mobile customer base in Qatar, growing its customer numbers by 30% over the year to reach 1,084,000 customers as at 31st March ...|
|May 21 2013||Church of Scotland votes for gay ministers ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The Church of Scotland on Monday voted to allow gay ministers following years of debate between the liberal and traditionalist sides of the church.
Scottish gay rights campaigners ...|
|May 21 2013||Pope statue unveiled in Italian potato field ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The first-ever statue of Pope Francis has been unveiled in a potato field near Naples -- an unorthodox homage to the fact that the Argentine pope's ancestors were farmers in northern ...|
|May 21 2013||Dove 'Sketches' most-watched online ad: Unilever ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Unilever claimed bragging rights Monday to the most-watched Internet commercial of all time -- a three-minute study of women's self-perception that stars a forensic artist.
|May 21 2013||Saudi bounced cheques dive 74.6% in 2012 ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The Saudi Credit Bureau announced that USD1.01 billion worth of bounced cheques were recorded last year, marking a drop of 74.6 percent from 2009, when tougher penalties were introduced, ...|
|May 21 2013||UAE- Ex-Nakheel executive, compatriot jailed, fined ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times)Â A former executive manager of one of Dubai's biggest property companies has been sentenced to 10 years' prison alongside his Australian compatriot, while the pair must ...|
|May 21 2013||UAE- Man caught promoting heroin ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) An Asian man has been arrested after a sting operation carried out by the Dubai Police foiled his attempts to promote large quantities of heroin in the country.