Indian Ocean India-Russia naval exercise

Indian Ocean India-Russia naval exercise

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Russia’s Eastern Fleet is seen from the deck of the Shenyang Y-15 aircraft carrier as it returns to port after a five-year deployment to China India and Russia…

Weekend days: Why it's a big deal in the UAE

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Weekend days: Why it’s a big deal in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates have abolished their weekend – from 26 May to 8 July – and at the same time moved it with several other Gulf states to a Friday, in an attempt…

Supreme Court to review Maine discrimination law

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Supreme Court to review Maine discrimination law

(CNN) — The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to an anti-discrimination law in Maine that prohibits employers from basing hiring decisions on religious reasons. The justices will take up whether…