Monday, November 19, 2018

People & Culture

UAE Ranked World’s Second ‘Safest Country’ To Visit

The UAE ranks the second safest country in the world next to Iceland when it comes to the lowest risk of crime by UK-based...

Saudi Man Gets 40 Lashes For Abusive WhatsApp Messages

A Saudi man was sentenced to 40 whiplashes for abusing his ex-wife through WhatsApp messages.The court convicted the man, who was not identified by...

Bahrain: Gang Of 28 Men Arrested For Forging Passports

The General Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science announced yesterday that 28 individuals of different nationalities, including government employees, had been referred to...

Bahrain: Over 9,000 Employees Apply For Voluntary Retirement

More than 9000 public sector employees have applied for voluntary retirement so far, announced Ahmed bin Zayed Al-Zayed, Chairman of the Civil Service Bureau (CSB).The scheme...

Bahrain: Four Years In Prison For Stealing BD14

Two Bahraini defendants were sentenced four years in jail for stealing BD14 from parked cars. They were arrested after the car owners filed a complaint...

Kuwait’s Minister Resigns Amid Severe Flooding

Kuwait’s Minister of Public Works, Hussam Al-Roumi, resigned on Friday following heavy rainfall that caused damaging flooding across the country, state news agency KUNA...

Saudi Premieres First GCC Movie In Cinemas After Ban Lift

Feature film Shabab Sheyab premieres in Saudi Arabia on Thursday, becoming the first GCC film to play in cinemas in the country following the...

Bahrain To Welcome Around 128,000 Cruise Passengers

Hosting the cruise tourism since 2009, this year 128,900 cruise passengers are expected to visit Bahrain between November 2018 – April 2019 on 52...

Bahrain: One Man,Two Women Punished For Engaging In Fistfight

A Bahraini man was sentenced to jail for three years and two women, a GCC and a Bahraini national, were fined with BD100 and BD200,...

Saudi Arabia To Host Its First Ever Falconry Exhibition

The Saudi Falcons Club has announced the first Saudi Falcons and Hunting Exhibition, which will be held in Riyadh on December 4th to 8th.Organized...
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