Lo and Behold! A barbie wearing a hijab be like Hijarbie and its cute
Feb 07, 2016 at 14:10 | Source:
London: A Nigerian woman, who wanted to see Barbie dressed the way she did, has given the popular doll arguably its most surprising makeover yet - all covered up and wearing a 'hijab'. The 'Hijarbie', created by 24-year-old Haneefah Adam, will be ini...
China's teapots eat into crude glut, but build Asian fuel surplus| Reuters
Feb 06, 2016 at 04:30 | Source:
SINGAPORE/BEIJING Newly licensed Chinese oil importers are taking advantage of low crude prices and healthy domestic product margins, snapping up hundreds of thousands of barrels a day of a global surplus but also adding to China's swelling fuel expo...
Bahrain says ready to commit ground forces to Syria| Reuters
Feb 06, 2016 at 04:16 | Source:
DUBAI Bahrain is ready to commit ground troops to Syria as part of a U.-S.-led coalition against Islamic State, the Gulf island state said on Friday, a day after its larger neighbour and close ally Saudi Arabia announced a similar pledge.Bahraini amb...
Condom makers step up to help with Zika effort | Reuters
Feb 06, 2016 at 03:31 | Source:
Condom makers including Ansell Ltd (ANN.AX) are offering to help Zika-affected countries after the first case of the virus being sexually transmitted added to growing concerns over the spread of the disease.The virus, which is spreading quickly acros...
Sweden's IKEA loses right to use its own name in Indonesia | Reuters
Feb 06, 2016 at 02:30 | Source:
JAKARTA Swedish furniture giant IKEA has lost the right to use its own brand name in Indonesia after a legal battle with a local company that claimed the trademark, court documents released earlier this week showed. The court decision could make fore...
Brazil finds Zika in saliva, urine; expert warns against kissing | Reuters
Feb 06, 2016 at 01:46 | Source:
RIO DE JANEIRO Scientists identified the Zika virus in the saliva and urine of two infected patients, a top Brazilian biomedical research institution said on Friday, prompting its president to urge pregnant women not to kiss strangers just as local c...