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Kuwaiti minister hints driver who killed policeman may be a militant

Kuwaiti minister hints driver who killed policeman may be a militant

Kuwait’s interior minister said on Monday that a man who rammed his car into a group of police officers last week, killing one of them, “belonged to an organisation” –…

Details of Muslim antiterrorism coalition still sketchy, analysts say

Details of Muslim antiterrorism coalition still sketchy, analysts say

Dubai: The announcement by Saudi Arabia of the formation of an Islamic antiterrorism coalition is now being parsed by analysts who are now examining the details of the proposal and…

Gulf business leader says Mideast pays $1 trillion for gender gap

Gulf business leader says Mideast pays $1 trillion for gender gap

Dead Sea, Jordan — Bring more Arab women into the workforce, invest in “bite-sized” infrastructure projects and get the private sector more involved in training young job seekers — these…

Ending the carnage in Pakistan

Ending the carnage in Pakistan

The carnage caused by a suicide attack at a mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday highlights a continuing legacy of senseless bloodshed and blatant murder in a volatile region.…

Saudi king vows to punish those behind suicide attack

Saudi king vows to punish those behind suicide attack

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman said on Sunday he was “heartbroken” over a suicide bombing at a Shi’ite mosque in the kingdom that killed 21 people, state news agency SPA reported,…

Yemen: Small Arab force reported in Aden, Saudi issues denial

Yemen: Small Arab force reported in Aden, Saudi issues denial

Dozens of Arab special forces soldiers arrived in Aden on Sunday and deployed alongside local fighters against Yemen’s Houthi militia, a militia spokesman said, signalling a major escalation of the…

Google executive sets records with leap from near-space

Google executive sets records with leap from near-space

As more people head into the stratosphere, the spacesuits could be adapted for emergency rescues or other scientific endeavors, officials said. In this photo provided by Paragon Space Development Corporation,…

Boycott products that involve children: Kailash Satyarthi

Boycott products that involve children: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate has been a front runner in pushing for laws against child labour and trafficking New Delhi: Kailash Satyarthi is a real life hero for thousands of young children,…

Dilma Rousseff wins Presidential re-election in Brazil

Dilma Rousseff wins Presidential re-election in Brazil

The vote split Latin America’s biggest country almost evenly in two along lines of both social class and geography. Neves prevailed in Brazil’s richer south, southeast and center-west, while Rousseff…

Damac opens new hotel suites tower in Downtown Dubai

Damac opens new hotel suites tower in Downtown Dubai

  Real estate developer Damac Properties has announced the opening of a 211 deluxe hotel suites tower in the Burj area of Dubai. Canal Views is the company’s second project…