Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Lifestyle

Prison, fines for chaotic wedding celebration

Police in the northern region of Hail in Saudi Arabia warned wedding revelers against blocking roads, disturbing traffic or firing in the air. The police...

Saudi women respond to cleric’s advice on acceptable attire

Mohammed Alarafe, a prominent Muslim scholar in Saudi Arabia, issued the advice on the abaya, a loose fitting robe which covers the whole body...

Qatar Airways launches new routes after GCC crisis reduces its network

Qatar Airways said on Monday it would start flights to Sohar in Oman and Prague next month, the first new routes to be announced...

Salalah Air set to launch Oman’s first flying taxis

Salalah Air, Oman’s first private airline, plans to launch charter jet services in the Sulatanate. The company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with...

Saudi: Drug runner loads pills on camel’s hump

Saudi border guards have foiled an attempt to smuggle half a million illegal pills into the Kingdom ... by camel. The drugs were loaded on...

Qatar buys $41 million townhouse just for maids

Qatar is expanding its footprint on Manhattan. After the nation bought two landmarked townhouses next door to each other on East 72nd Street to combine...

Bahrain foils drug smuggling from Iran

Coast Guard patrols in Bahrain have succeeded in foiling an attempt to smuggle a large quantity of narcotics via the sea from Iran. The operation...

4 things you didn’t know about Dubai

The inspiration for the Burj Khalifa. The world's tallest building takes it shape from the Hymenocallis or Spider Lily which is a regional desert...

UAE man abuses woman on Whatsapp, faces DH5,000 fine and deportation

A man who was convicted of abusing and insulting a woman through WhatsApp messages has had his Dh5,000 fine sentence confirmed on appeal. The Federal...

Tesla’s budget car is finally on the way

Electric car maker Tesla says its keenly awaited Model 3 car for the masses will be completed on Friday. CEO Elon Musk made the...
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