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Marriage Infidelity: Moroccans Are the Arab World’s Second Largest Group of Cheaters

Rabat - A large cache of data stolen by hackers from AshleyMadison.com, a website specializing in extramarital affairs, revealed that Moroccans are the Arab World’s biggest users of the website after Saudis. On Wednesday, an individual or group claiming to have completely compromised the company’s user databases, financial records and other proprietary information, posted sensitive customer information obta ...

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The Beauty of Ugliness: “Don’t Judge Me Challenge”

Meknes - Several teenagers started the “Don’t Judge Me Challenge,” posting ugly pictures of themselves which then transform into pictures of themselves as “beautiful.” Does this challenge really discourage "body-shaming," or is it just a simple excuse to post a selfie? The challenge was intended to lead the world toward rethinking beauty and ugliness. Certainly, beauty (and hence ugliness) is not scientific ...

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Video: Is ‘Pink Viagra’ for Women Safe, Sexy or a Hoax?

“Pink Viagra”, the first medication designed to increase sexual desire in women, has been approved by the FDA. The approval of the medication, called flibanserin, which will be marketed as Addyi by Sprout Pharmaceuticals, offers women who want to increase their sex drive a once-a-day pink-colored pill. Is “pink Viagra” safe, and will it catch on? We look at the controversial new libido pill on the Lip News ...

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Moroccan Cosmetics Entrepreneur Finalist in Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards

Rabat - Moroccan entrepreneur Mouna Abbassy has competed and reached the finals of Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards. Mouna Abbassy, 33, Managing Director of “Izil Beauty” living in UAE, is one of Middle East finalists for the Cartier Women’s Initiative Award, an international business plan competition founded in 2006 by Cartier, the Women's Forum, McKinsey & Company, and INSEAD Business School to foste ...

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Moroccan Woman Allegedly the Oldest Living Person in the World

Rabat - Aisha Heddou, a Moroccan woman living in the rural commune of Iknioun in the Tinghir province who is allegedly 130 years old,  is likely the oldest living woman in the kingdom, if not in the world. Though her age is unverified, the lady has lived under the reign of five Moroccan kings.If her age is verified, she would be the oldest living woman in the world. The oldest people in the village said tha ...

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‘Never Liked It Anyway’, the Go-to Place After Breaking up

Meknes - Never Liked It Anyway is a website that was created in 2011 by 28 year-old entrepreneur Annabel Acton to help the brokenhearted sell objects they received from their exes, which still remind them of their past relationships. The objects being sold can be anything: a ring, party tickets, wedding dresses, and even boxes of chocolate. According to wearenytech.com, Acton worked as a brand consultant in ...

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Brazilian Retailer Launches Morocco-inspired Summer Collection

Rabat - Brazilian clothing and accessories retailer LojasRiachuelo  launched its 2015 summer collection under the name "Marrocos" (“Morocco” in Portuguese).  To promote its new Moroccan-inspired collection, the brand  made a promotional video shot entirely in Marrakech in June 2015. Marrocos mais próximo de você. Conheça a nova coleção e se apaixone por esse kimono com estampa étnica. (kimono R$ 79,90 | blu ...

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Argentinian TV Channel Highlights Morocco’s Civilizational, Cultural Richness

Buenos Aires - Argentinian TV channel TVP has recently aired a program "special Morocco", dedicated to the civilizational richness of the Kingdom, its cultural diversity, exceptional monuments and natural beauty. In a program devoted to the promotion of the Arab world, the channel highlighted the main Islamic monuments of the Kingdom, including Hassan II Mosque, Mohammed V Mausoleum in Rabat and Koutoubia i ...

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Jacob Cohën Chooses Chefchaouen for Its Fall-Winter 2015-2016 Campaign

Miami - Morocco and its never-ending charm that captures tourists year-round is once again a preferred location for the glamorous world of fashion. Many famous artists and designers fall in love with the Kingdom, from showcasing its rich culture, emblematic colors, romantic scenery, unique traditions – the choices are endless. This time it was Italy’s world renowned fashion brand Jacob Cohën that chose the ...

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Motorbikes, The Famous Means of Transport in Marrakech

Rabat - Marrakech, known as the Kingdom’s best tourist destination, is also described as "the capital of motorbikes," since they are the most important means of transportation for the city’s residents. Motorcycles are largely used inside the ochre city by men and women alike, the young and the old, students, workers, and even professionals use motorcycles every day to go to their offices. The French-made MB ...

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Morocco: Tafrouat Organizes Collective Wedding Ceremony (Video)

Rabat - The tenth edition of the Festival of Tifawin (meaning light in Amazigh) held from August 6 though out 9, in Tafraout, a small town in Tiznit Province. To encourage the youth to tie the knot and start a marital life, the Festival, in collaboration with their partners, organized a collective wedding ceremony for the local people in “very jovial and festive moments.” The festival comprises a variety of ...

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Video: Explore the Beauty of Agadir, Morocco

While it was snowing in our little European country Slovenia, we went on a two week tour to Morocco, Africa. We took a flight from Milano to Marrakesh, where we stayed one night and the very next day continued our journey to Agadir. The city is beautiful, people are very friendly and the sunsets are just like in a fairy tale. If you someday visit Morocco, you need to try their traditional food Tajine, you c ...

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