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Pakistani feminists ride bikes to claim public space

Pakistani feminists ride bikes to claim public space

Dozens of women in Pakistan took part in female-only bike races in major cities on Sunday, in an event organised to challenge male dominance of public spaces in the country.

Court of Appeal reviews case involving attempted burglary of donation box

Court of Appeal reviews case involving attempted burglary of donation box

The Court of Appeal has reviewed a case of three expatriate men convicted by a lower court for attempting to steal the donation box of the Qatar Society for Rehabilitation of Special Needs.

Going nuts? Turkey looks to pistachios to heat eco-city

Going nuts? Turkey looks to pistachios to heat eco-city

Pistachios are already a key ingredient in Turkish baklava, but the country may now have found a new way to exploit the nuts....

Heatwave hits Buenos Aires

Heatwave hits Buenos Aires

Public sector workers in the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires were told not to come to work yesterday in an effort to save electricity.