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  1. Quality of Life on Rise for Many Africans, Report Says

    05.22 / 07:47 naharnet.com Naharnet.com - Culture
    Africans are seeing a steady improvement in the quality of their lives, with some countries even nearing world averages, says a wide-ranging report out Monday on the continent's future. While large portions of the continent's 1.2 billion people live in poverty, many of Africa's 54 nations have made significant progress in health, education and standard of…
  2. Gay Lebanese Scrap Pride Event Because of Threats

    05.22 / 07:47 naharnet.com Naharnet.com - Culture
    Gay Lebanese celebrated privately Sunday the closing ceremony of the first gay pride rally in their country and the Arab world, fearing reprisals from police or…
  3. Ivanka Trump Says Saudi Progress on Women 'Encouraging'

    05.21 / 13:01 naharnet.com Naharnet.com - Culture
    U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka said Sunday that ultra-conservative Saudi Arabia has made "encouraging" progress in empowering women but more freedom is…