Moroccan Woman Wins Best Model of The World 2018 Title

Rabat – Iman Casablanca, 22, won the 31st Best Model of the World contest on December 7 in Istanbul, Turkey.Iman, from Mohammedia near Casablanca, had previously won the titles of “Miss FashionTV World 2015” and “Best Model of Morocco 2018.”The model, who has a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, discovered her passion for modeling at a young age. Iman attracted the attention of international fashion and lifestyle experts and became the first Arab woman to win the title of Miss FashionTV World 2015 organized by the international broadcasting channel, FashionTV.Read Also: Iman Oubou Becomes First Moroccan Member of Miss Universe JuryToday, Iman is a professional model in Europe and Turkey.Other winners in the competition, held since 1987, are: Best Model of the World (man), Marco Sarra from Italy; First Runner-Up Woman, Turkan Geyik from Turkey; and First Runner-Up Man, Shakir Ahmedzade from Azerbaijan.Second Runner-up Woman and Man, Anjali Vinodya from Sri Lanka, and Ulas Ozgur Aslan from Turkey, also toook home prizes.Read Also:Ihsane Elhassani: The Moroccan Shortlisted for England Woman Lawyer of the Year read more

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Green groups lose bid to turn off the taps on hydraulic fracturing

AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email VANCOUVER – Two British Columbia environmental groups have lost their bid to stem the flow of surface water for use in fracking operations.The Western Canada Wilderness Committee and the Sierra Club filed a lawsuit last year against the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission and energy company EnCana Corp. (TSX:ECA), seeking a court declaration that short-term water approvals by the commission violated the provincial Water Act.But B.C. Supreme Court Justice Shelley Fitzpatrick has dismissed the petition.In a ruling posted on the court’s website this week, Fitzpatrick says there is no prohibition under provincial rules against granting repeat short-term approvals for surface water use.She notes that the commission and the provincial Forests, Lands and Natural Resources Operations ministry have significant expertise in managing the many environmental, economic and social interests involved.Though she dismissed their application, Fitzpatrick did find the environmental groups had raised an important public issue and did not order them to pay the defendants’ costs. Green groups lose bid to turn off the taps on hydraulic fracturing by The Canadian Press Posted Oct 16, 2014 12:29 pm MDT read more

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