Tuesday, February 19, 2019

GCC Countries

Qatar warned – accept GCC demands or face ‘divorce’

The UAE warned Qatar that it faces “divorce” from its Gulf neighbors unless it takes their demands seriously. Anwar Gargash, the UAE’s state minister for...

Qatar tourism suffering due to GCC blockade

Hamad International Airport, the international airport of Doha, has become unusually quite since the GCC blockade.Doha's hotels which would normally be full in the...

The danger of war in the Middle East grows

The situation in Syria, and in the Gulf region, is threatening to spiral into a regional and possibly even a global conflict.Following the shooting...

Qatar: Another child dies after falling into an open manhole

A six-year-old boy has died after falling into an uncovered manhole in Wukair over the weekend, Gulf Times reports.The child went missing after he and his...

World Cup 2022: Major new claims of corruption in Qatar bid

Qatar was awarded the 2022 World Cup in 2010, with Russia given the 2018 tournamentClaims of alleged corruption in Qatar's successful 2022 World Cup...

PHOTOS: How Dubai’s royal family is celebrating Eid Al Fitr

Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed spent the time with his family. A candid picture of him with his grandchildren was shared on Instagram yesterday by...

How Eid was announced 100 years ago

Arabs 100 years ago had to wait for the Grand Mutfi in the holy city of Mecca to announce the first day of Eid. With...

Why Saudi-Lebanese relations soured in 2016

Lebanese-Saudi relations soured in early 2016 after the Minister of Foreign Affairs Jibran Bassil sided with Iran at League of Arab States and Organisation...

Bahrain accuses Qatar of military escalation

Bahrain's foreign minister accused Qatar on Monday of creating a military escalation in a dispute with regional powers, in an apparent reference to Doha's...

Bahrain: King performs Eid prayers

Bahrain's King Hamad, at Al-Sakhir Palace Mosque. Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, UAE and other Arab countries on Saturday declared Sunday as the first day of Eid...
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