UAE has world-class hotel infrastructure: Ram Madhav

Need of the hour is for leaders in the region to come together in a spirit of camaraderie, says Ram Madhav Image Credit: Gulf News Archives The Fifth Indian Ocean Conference (IOC) 2021 will be held in Abu Dhabi from December 4 to 5, 2021. Chaired by Sri Lankan President …

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Nicola Sturgeon update on RECAP covid as all nine Omicron cases link to private event

Cutting social contacts will stop spreading, says Covid expert The head of the UK’s Health Security Agency urged people not to socialize if they don’t need it, as a health minister insisted that “of course Christmas is on good way”. Dr Jenny Harries said people could do their part to …

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Sea turtle found off coast of Washington, cold and clinging to life, recovers at Seattle Aquarium

The turtle had been floating helpless for so long that its head and shell were covered with algae. His body temperature had reached a crater and he was so weak he could barely move. Deviated from its path by severe storms, a sea turtle usually at home in the warm …

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Suzann Pettersen named captain of the Solheim 2023 European Cup | LPGA

Norwegian star to lead team Europe at Finca Cortesín in the heart of Spain’s Costa del Sol Pettersen: “It is the greatest honor of my career” Norway’s Suzann Pettersen was named European captain of the Solheim Cup 2023 today, during an official venue handover and press conference at Finca Cortesín, …

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Vasek Pospisil of Vernon, Canada out of Davis Cup finals – Kelowna Capital News

There will be no repeat for Canada in the Davis Cup men’s tennis final like it did in 2019. The Canadian Davis Cup team presented by Sobeys, which includes Vasek Pospisil of Vernon, was eliminated from the Davis Cup by Rakuten Finals following a 3-0 loss to Kazakhstan in Group …

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After COP26 travel can really be a force for good – Barrhead Travel commentary

A contentious point for residents and businesses in the city is how the event and the visitors drawn to it will have a positive impact on the community. Whichever side of the discussion you land on, it’s a topic that’s more prevalent than ever when you consider responsible travel and …

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Warming Great Lakes have a domino effect in winter with above-average temperatures, report says

CHICAGO – Winter is fast approaching, but experts say the Great Lakes have failed to get the message. The video shown is from a previous report. After summer and fall evenings that haven’t cooled sufficiently, surface temperatures in massive water bodies tend to be above average, the Chicago Tribune reported. …

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Blockages “are an abuse of power” – but the left has a “paternalistic” obsession with them

Ms Ayuso recalled the advantage obtained by reopening the economy early to reduce regional taxes on businesses to zero and attract investment from all over Spain to the capital. Almost one in four businesses created in the country this year have started in Madrid, Ms Ayuso saying she is channeling …

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Tourism ‘gutted’ by massive cancellations after UK redlisted SA

Massive cancellations started pouring in as soon as the UK put SA back on its red list of tougher travel regulations. This follows the announcement by the South African government that a new variant has been identified in the country. Tourism and hospitality leaders share their views on the devastating …

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Coldest Thanksgiving in 7 years; sweeter weekend ahead

Happy Thanksgiving Minnesota. A cold Canadian high pressure system is in place in the Upper Midwest today. As you can see from the temperature map above, blue is the dominant color in our region. Sub-freezing temperatures push as far south as the Chicago suburbs in southern Iowa to Omaha. Our …

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