December 31, 2013
A Pro-government commentator said that tweeting in English is a conspiracy against the Turkish government Monday.
Debate about Shariah Law is settled as Minister of Defense has cleared the way for the execution of a Saudi prince after his conviction of murder.
December 30, 2013
Man sentenced to flogging for false claims about his wife's virginity.
Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has invited citizens to rename Riyadh's streets as part of KSA's comprehensive review of its muncipality infrastructure. Arabic names, as some may have guessed, are priority for the new street names.
A Kuwaiti woman filed for divorce as a one-week newly-wed after her husband asked to use bread, rather than a fork, to eat his peas.
December 29, 2013
Saudi Arabia's religious police have issued a warning against those considering a celebration for New Year's eve.
An Egyptian man shot his neighbour near Cairo after his daughter made a pro-Morsi sign.
Sharjah is moving to discourage the sale of tobacco products in key public areas.
The late former Lebanese Finance Minister Mohamad Chatah, who was killed by the car bomb explosion in Beirut Friday, wrote this letter last week to Iranian President Hasan Rouhani. Chatah was planning to collect signatures from fellow members of the Lebanese parliament in support of the letter to the Iranian president before his death. In his words, this is Lebanon's cause.
With a growing number of consumers believed to be keeping money secrets from their partners, many couples in the UAE are putting their finances and retirement at risk, advisers have warned.
December 28, 2013
A secondary school student seriously wounded in the Beirut car bombing that targeted former Minister Mohammad Shatah died Saturday morning, a security source said.
Controversy has snowballed this month over prominent Lebanese composer Ziad Rahbani’s statement that his mother, the legendary Arab singer Fairuz, supports Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah.
December 27, 2013
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Former Finance Minister Mohammad Shatah, a senior aide to former Prime Minister Saad Hariri, was killed along with five others in a car bomb explosion in Downtown Beirut Friday, a security source said.
In dedication to Lebanon's slain politician Chatah: world condemns murder of a 'symbol of tolerance'
The International community condemned on Friday the “cowardly” assassination of former Finance Minister Mohammed Chatah in a car bombing in Beirut, describing him as a “wise” and “tolerant” man.