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15 January, 2019 3:30 AM "Felt I Was Reborn," Says Saudi Teen Refugee After Coming To Canada

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun's case has drawn global attention to Saudi Arabia's strict social rules, including a requirement that women have the permission of a male "guardian" in order to travel Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun plans to pursue an education, get a job and "live a normal life" in Canada - things she said she could not do in her home of Saudi Arabia 302

13 January, 2019 3:43 AM Fleeing Saudi teen welcomed as 'brave new Canadian' in Toronto

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun grabbed international attention this week after she barricaded herself in a Bangkok airport hotel room to resist being sent home to her family. TORONTO: An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family this week saying she feared for her life arrived in Toronto`s international airport on Saturday after being granted asylum in Canada 481

11 January, 2019 3:43 PM Saudi Teen To Leave For Canada Tonight: Thai Immigration Chief

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, will be boarding a Korean Air flight from Bangkok to Seoul on Friday night, before boarding a connecting flight to Canada. A Saudi teenager who fled to Thailand saying she feared her family would kill her has been granted asylum in Canada, the Thai immigration chief told Reuters on Friday. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, will be boarding 111

6 January, 2019 3:45 PM "Will Be Killed If Sent Back": Saudi Woman Stopped From Entering Thailand

Rahaf Mohammed M Alqunun, a resident of Saudi Arabia, said she was trying to flee her family, who subjected her to physical and psychological abuse. A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-old was denied entry to the country Sunday. The incident comes 313

6 January, 2019 9:49 AM Emergency declared at Kolkata Airport after fuel leakage on Air India flight

According to reports, all the passengers were safe. Kolkata: A complete emergency was declared at Kolkata airport on Saturday night after a fuel leakage was reported from an Air India flight. The Delhi-bound AI-335 flight was coming from Bangkok. "At around 10.35 pm due to a suspected technical glitch, Bkk-Del AI335, operated with an A320neo made a precautionary 133

4 January, 2019 6:55 AM Thousands of Thais seek shelter as first tropical storm in decades nears coast

Bangkok: Thailand`s first tropical storm in three decades, packing winds of up to 80 kph (50 mph), is expected to make landfall on Friday evening, sending thousands of people flocking to shelter inland and shutting down two major airports. The winds accompanying tropical storm Pabuk churned up high waves and gusts in the Gulf of Thailand, ahead of its arrival 219

3 January, 2019 6:30 PM Thailand Cancels Flights To Holiday Island Koh Samui Over Storm Threats

Thailand cancelled flights to a popular tourist island, battened down beachside resorts and evacuated offshore oil rigs as the first tropical storm in nearly 30 years menaced its southern shores on Thursday. Tropical storm Pabuk approached southern Thailand with winds of up to 65 kph, bringing high waves and gusty winds ahead of its expected landfall 129

17 December, 2018 3:05 AM India's Nehal Chudasama Out Of Miss Universe 2018

Miss Universe 2018: Nehal Chudasama, who is from Mumbai, was among the 94 contestants who competed for the crown at the 67th Miss Universe pageant at a glitzy finale on Sunday. India's Nehal Chudasama failed to make it to the Top 20 shortlist at the Miss Universe 2018 contest in Bangkok. Ms Chudasama, 22, who is from Mumbai, was among the 94 contestants 93

10 December, 2018 6:56 AM Honest Taxi Driver Returns $10,000 That Tourist Forgot In His Cab

"I'm very grateful to the honesty of the taxi driver," says the tourist A cab driver in Bangkok, Thailand, has been rewarded for his honesty after he returned a bag full of cash that an American tourist forgot in his taxi. According to Daily Mail, Jerry Allen Hart caught the cab to Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok on Tuesday morning. However, while getting 156

7 December, 2018 7:10 AM L&T bags orders worth Rs 2,547 cr

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Friday said its construction arm has won orders worth Rs 2,547 crore in the domestic and international markets. "L&T's power transmission and distribution business has secured orders worth Rs 2,547 crore. On the international front, the business has won a major order in Tanzania for the construction of a 220 kV (kilo volts) transmission 87