Monday, November 19, 2018

People & Culture

The Saudi mentality

When you drive around the roads of Bahrain, and you see cars screeching past with total disregard for road safety, one thought springs to...

Dubai: Tourist jailed with her daughter, 4, ‘for having a glass...

A Swedish mother has told of her terrifying ordeal of being locked up in a filthy Dubai jail for three days with her four-year-old...

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...

Man avoids extradition to UAE over human rights fears

A retired businessman has avoided extradition to the United Arab Emirates over fears he could be tortured. Gary Black, from Lesmahagow in the UK, was...

Marvel fires artist over hidden religious symbols in X-Men comics

Marvel has fired X-Men artist Ardian Syaf after he hid Islamic references in the latest issue of the comic book. The BBC reported Wednesday that...

Game of Thrones in Saudi Arabia

The so-called corruption crackdown in Saudi Arabia over the weekend may be the beginning of a bigger power struggle by the heir apparent to...

British dad facing jail in Dubai after counterfeit note mix-up

Dad-of-two Billy Barclay was handcuffed and arrested in front of his horrified wife and two young kids at Dubai airport. Barclay, 31, is accused...

Hashem Al Musawi of General Electric

w hat does being Lead Repair Technology Engineer for General Electric entail? I work as a consultant/advisor for engineers and technicians who refurbish gas turbine components...

Rich Kids of Dubai Instagram account confirms the city looks luxurious

Summer may be coming to a close, but some people just can't stop flaunting their posh, extravagant lives.An article on CNN called Dubai and the United...

Saudi Students In Canada To be Relocated To UK,US

In apparent escalation of a rift between Saudi Arabia and Canada over criticism of its jailing of rights activists on Monday evening, Riyadh suspended...
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