Tuesday, August 21, 2018

People & Culture

Canada seeks help to resolve Saudi dispute

Canada is quietly working back channels to prod allies including Germany and Sweden to help resolve its row with Saudi Arabia, a government source...

Qatar set to lose richest country in the world status

Qatar is set to be knocked off its perch as the richest country in the world by the Chinese gambling enclave...

Airbnb price in Dubai lower than hotel rates

Online short-term leasing platform Airbnb offers better value for travellers in Dubai when compared to typical hotels, with the average price of a booked...

Terrified camel struggles to escape from wreckage of car after head-on...

This is the horrific moment a camel became badly entangled after a head-on collision with a car. The scared animal is seen trying to wriggle...

Turkish Lawyers Want To Raid US Air Base, Arrest US Troops

A group of lawyers aligned to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has filed formal charges against a number of US Air Force officers who are stationed...

Qatar, and the exploitation of migrant workers

Durlal Singh sold his farmland to secure a ticket to Qatar in 2015. Three years on, the 35-year old carpenter from the Barnala district...

What’s the reasoning behind Saudi-Canada Clash?

  Is it any of Canada’s business whether Saudi women have the right to drive? Well, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland just made it her business. Repeatedly denouncing...

Lebanese singer Elissa breaks taboo with Twitter post

A Lebanese singer has broken a taboo in her part of the world on social media. Elissa released a video clip on Twitter, which begins...

7-10 year old Afghan child bride tortured to death by her...

An Afghan child forced to marry a man at least twice her age in a traditional bridal exchange was tortured to death by her...

Iran currency plunges 20% in 2 days over fears of full...

With its currency plummeting ahead of the reimposition of US sanctions, Iran has responded with dozens of arrests and claims of an enemy conspiracy,...

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