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‘Don’T Have Oral Sex, Your Mouth’S For Eating’: Ugandan President Warns Citizens

‘Don’T Have Oral Sex, Your Mouth’S For Eating’: Ugandan President Warns Citizens

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The president of Uganda has issued a public warning to citizens of the central African country: Don’t perform oral sex. Speaking during a televised press conference last week, President Yoweri Museveni spoke of the “wrong practices indulged in and promoted by” groups of non-nationals. “The mouth is for eating, not for sex,” he said, adding: “We know the address of sex. We know where sex is.” ‘Inhumane treatment’ prompts Uganda to ban maids from working in Saudi Arabia https://t.co/o0As0anBHw pic.twitter.com/bCucgEUYKv — RT (@RT_com) 24 January 2016 An evangelical conservative, Museveni has led a crackdown on sexual freedoms in Uganda in recent times. His proposal to ban all oral sex follows the signing of the Anti-Homosexuality Act in 2014 which made it illegal to be gay in Uga
19-Year-Old Emirati Dies In Horrific Car, Truck Collision In Sharjah

19-Year-Old Emirati Dies In Horrific Car, Truck Collision In Sharjah

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His friend received serious injuries. A young Emirati man has died in a horrific car-truck collision in Sharjah on Saturday. The accident took place in Sharjah's Dhaid city on Mahafez street, Emarat Al Youm reported. The 19-year-old died on the spot while his friend, who was in the passenger seat had received serious injuries. Police patrols and an ambulance was immediately dispatched to the site of the accident after receiving the report in the operation room of the central area police. The friend has been transferred to a hospital for treatment. . وفاة مواطن وإصابة آخر في تصادم بين مركبة وشاحنة بالذيد توفي شاب مواطن يبلغ من العمر 19 عاما وأصيب صديقه الذي كان معه بإصابات بليغة في حادث تصادم بين مركبتهم وشاحنة على طريق محافز في مدينة الذيد بالشارقة مساء أمس وتم نق
VAT in UAE: New online calculator to check authenticity of tax invoice

VAT in UAE: New online calculator to check authenticity of tax invoice

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The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) on Tuesday launched a Tax Registration Number (TRN) verification service on its website, where consumers can check the authenticity of tax invoices and ensure that the merchants and service providers issuing them are registered with the FTA. The Authority also debuted the VAT Calculator, which allows consumers and service recipients to instantly calculate the Value Added Tax (VAT) due on their purchases of goods or services. This, in turn, makes it possible for the public to remain aware of their rights and ensures full transparency. Sarah Al-Habshi, director of Tax Compliance and Enforcement at the Federal Tax Authority, said that the new services were part of the Authority's efforts to protect consumers and prevent any attempts at price manipulat...
Have Emirates ID service fees changed in UAE?

Have Emirates ID service fees changed in UAE?

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The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship issues a clarification The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship has denied changes in Emirates ID fees for services it offers. The authority issued a clarification after rumours circulated online regarding an increase in fees. The authority confirmed that the charges in exchange for its services, including issuing, renewal and replacing of ID cards are fixed in accordance with the two resolutions - Cabinet No 14 for 2005 and No (25) for 2011 - regarding the registration and issuing of ID cards for Emiratis and GCC citizens. As per the two cabinet resolutions, GCC citizens will be issued a five-year valid ID for Dh100, while validity for expatriates ID was connected with the number of years of residence and fixed at Dh100...
Less than 10% of Gmail users enable two-factor authentication: Google

Less than 10% of Gmail users enable two-factor authentication: Google

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If a hacker can break into the email of even one employee, it gives them not only access to company data but also ammunition for future attacks. Despite the growth of sophisticated cyber threats globally, Google has said that less than 10 per cent of active Gmail users have enabled two-factor authentication, making the remaining 90 per cent more vulnerable to cyber attacks. According to Google engineers, compromised passwords are the top way hackers gain access to accounts and all users -- especially those in the enterprises -- should implement two-factor authentication immediately. "Further, only 12 per cent of Americans use a password manager to protect their accounts," US-based news website Techrepublic quoted Google engineer Grzegorz Milka as saying in a presentation at the Usen...
Good conduct certificate mandatory for UAE work visa

Good conduct certificate mandatory for UAE work visa

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The rule will come into effect from February 4, 2018. A ‘certificate of good conduct’ will now be a prerequisite for obtaining a work visa in the UAE, a high-level panel has announced. The decision of the committee, which was approved on Monday, will come into effect from February 4. The certificate should be issued by the country of origin of the person, or the country where he has been living for the past five years, the committee added. It should then be ratified by the state’s mission, as well as the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. The certificate will only be applicable for the worker concerned and not his/her dependents. Those coming to the country on visit or tourist visas needn’t get the certificate either. The committee, which includes re