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To Read or Not to Read

My school is surrounded by a wall.  Inside the wall is a lovely garden.  Inside the garden is the building of learning.  Inside the building of learning are approximately 700 girls.  442 more words


…السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته

If you are in New York and want delicious street food, look no further than “The Halal Guys” ! The food is made to order in front you. 116 more words


Jordan detains senior Muslim Brotherhood official


Authorities in Amman have detained a senior Jordanian Muslim Brotherhood official for criticizing the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the country’s opposition says.  The Jordanian opposition spokesman, Murad Adaileh, said that the Brotherhood’s deputy secretary-general, Zaki Bani Irsheid, was arrested late Thursday over an op-ed piece he had written, deemed to be critical of the UAE. 93 more words



When two cups become one. It’s just less than two weeks left, my friend and coffee buddy will leave this country. He’ll go back home. He will be missed. 16 more words


The Farm and Al Barari Gardens

If you had told me my desert accommodations were next to a restaurant surrounded by lush gardens, I would have assumed you had spent way too much time out in the sun and were delirious. 359 more words


Why you shuold get a Cleaner ?! (part 2)

If you can make more money per hour doing something else

If you can make more money per hour doing the work you love then it makes financial sense to get a cleaner. 85 more words


School students buckling under bag weight

Dubai Schoolbags that UAE children carry are grossly overweight causing them pain and discomfort.

Early this week, XPRESS did the rounds of some Dubai communities, weighing scale in hand, and sought permission from willing parents to weigh their children’s schoolbags. 755 more words

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