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Qatari Tribe Complains To UN About ‘Discrimination’ in Doha

A delegation representing the Al Ghufran tribe, one of the biggest in Qatar, handed a letter to the Office of the United Nations High...

Oman: Man jailed for forcing woman to take his phone number

An Omani man has been sentenced to six months in prison for intercepting an Omani woman and forcing her to take down his phone...

Saudi: 100,000-Year-Old Archaeological Sites Discovered

A joint Saudi-French mission to explore archaeological sites under the supervision of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) has revealed sites...

Bahrain Ranks Very High In Human Development

Oman has achieved the third place in the Arab world and the 43rd place worldwide in the Human Development Index 2018 issued by the...

Saudi: Around 60,000 Expats Employed In Public Sector

There were about 60,000 expatriates working in the public sector last year, local daily Al-Watan reported on Monday quoting a statistical report by the...

Saudi reports cholera infection in southern province

Saudi Arabia confirmed one cholera infection and three other suspected cases in an area bordering Yemen, where an epidemic has killed more than 2,000...

Dubai Police Probe Men Giving Away Free Cash To Strangers

Police are on the search for two men who recently gave away free cash to pedestrians after footage of the incident went viral on...

Saudi: Man Sentenced For Shooting Police Officer 30 Times

The Specialized Criminal Court on Sunday issued a preliminary sentence against seven Saudis following the killing of a police officer.One of the Saudis was...

UAE: New Retirement Visa Announced For Expats

Expats will be allowed to stay back in the country for a "longer period of time" after retirement, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid...

Sharjah: Student Punished To Walk Barefoot All Day In Heat

A supervisor at a private school in Sharjah has been charged by the public prosecution with exposing the life of a Grade 8 student...

Bahrain Announces 2-Day Public Holiday On Ashoora

Bahrain has announced a two-day holiday for Ashura (Muharram 10) on Wednesday and Thursday, Bahrain News Agency reported today.His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin...

Majority of Cyber Extortion Victims in the GCC Are Women

A senior official said that with the increase in the number of social media users, the number of such cases are increasing and majority...

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