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Arab world experiences rapid population explosion

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Arab world experiences rapid population explosion

Compared to other regions, the Arab world has been experiencing one of the fastest population growth rates -- over 2% per year -- which has led to more than its doubling within the last 30 years. Worldfocus discusses Middle Eastern demographics with Patrick Gerland, a demographer at the United Nations Population Division.

Posted: March 23, 2010 15:14   Comments: 7
Chinese matchmakers send Santarinas to find college girls

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Chinese matchmakers send Santarinas to find college girls

Worldfocus contributing blogger Hsin-Yin Lee writes about a recent matchmaking effort by a Guangdong company that used young women dressed as Christmas elves to solicit college girls for their clients. The stunt led to a backlash against what many in China see as a new class of the young and entitled.

Posted: December 9, 2009 15:00   Comments: 0
French court deliberates virginity annulment

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French court deliberates virginity annulment

French courts hear arguments from a Muslim couple seeking annulment on the grounds of false virginity.

Posted: September 22, 2008 14:25   Comments: 0

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