November 30, 2016
On Wednesday, the 2016 Women’s World Team Squash Championship held the third round of the first group, in which Egypt defeated Mexico with a 3-0 victory.
The newly-elected board of the Oman Hockey Association (OHA) under Talib al Wahaibi is keen to develop hockey in public and private schools involving expatriate and Omani children.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane and Brazil coach Tite sent their condolences to those affected by the Chapecoense plane crash.
Muslim women can still wear the burka in streets but will be fined up to EUR400 if in public places. This law was faced with huge objection because "it contradicts with the freedom of religion," as stated by the Council of State.
He captured it on video.
She's going all out to make it a wedding to remember.
At dawn on Tuesday, NISS agents confiscated print runs of Al-Tayyar, Al-Jareeda, Al-Youm Al-Tali and Al-Ayam newspapers from the printing house without stating reasons.
If Assad wrests control of the city, “the war is essentially over,” a US defense official told the Huffington Post earlier this year.
Ezz was sentenced to three years in jail for defaming Zeina.
The law gives existing NGOs one year to adjust their legal status and creates a new regulatory body.
His stance has been criticized by some as hypocritical.
Lebanon's labor ministry has made an appeal to improve recruitment agencies as it is revealed that just 441 out of over 700 domestic worker recruitment firms meet legal standards.
The 51-year-old German national began working for Germany's BfV domestic intelligence agency in April 2016 and was tasked with observing radical Islamists in the country.
What in the world is happening?
Construction costs have plummeted since the oil-price crash began in 2014, which led to a massive scaling back of building works, the cancelation of many projects, and contractors slashing profit margins.
Turkey launched an incursion into northern Syria in August, sending tanks, fighter jets and special forces over the border. It aims to sweep Daesh from a roughly 90-km strip of the Syrian border and prevent Kurdish militia groups from seizing territory in their wake.
The hacker appeared to be from Saudi Arabia, allegedly hacked the satellites due to the "muezzin bill," which has struck anger in many Muslim communities both inside Israel and abroad.
The UNWTO and World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) have appealed to the British Prime Minister to lift the ban on flights to the Red Sea resort, adding that Egypt has taken significant measures to improve security.
Britain's Prince Andrew was in Abu Dhabi for the UAE launch of his entrepreneurship initiative Pitch@Palace alongside Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
What is she talking about though?
The Syrian report stated that two missiles were fired from Lebanese airspace and that no one was injured in the strikes.
A hashtag has been trending in support of his words.
The “national salvation” government was sworn in on Tuesday after the Houthi Ansarullah movement and their allies announced its formation on the previous day.
The British rock band will be performing in Abu Dhabi. Yay!
Crazy Dubai nightlife? Men stumble into brothel to be attacked with swords & have fingers chopped off
The Emirati man and his Indian friend were said to be searching for a place to dine when a group of Vietnamese men lured them to have a massage in a flat at Dubai International City in January.
The Anglo-Dutch company, which has been present in Iraq for over a century, has found only limited financial benefits in recent years from its involvement in Iraq’s oil production.
She will be performing in Abu Dhabi.
Warplanes targeted civilians as they attempted to flee the Al-Myassar district to the Bab al-Nairab neighborhood in opposition-held areas of eastern Aleppo.
The song sends a clear message demanding gender equality and refusing gender discrimination.
Similar sentiments were echoed by many on social media.
The Sadara project is the largest integrated chemicals complex in the world to be built in one phase.
A wax figure of your idol is better than no star at all.
Intel Security presents the most challenging developments facing the cybersecurity industry in 2017.
Amaq news agency said in a statement that the attacker responded to calls from the group to target citizens of the so-called coalition against Daesh.
The video has caused outrage in the country.
Filtering unsuitable applicants from the pile of candidates with the use of online tools can help expedite and smoothen the applicant screening process.
A new automated job database proposed by Tanfeedh would allow employers to search and recruit qualified Omani staff instead of hiring expat labor.
The US-led airstrike near Deir al-Zour in Syria's east on September 18 was supposed to target Islamic State fighters, but instead the bombs landed on Syrian forces.
Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF) has acquired Adeptio as part of it's strategy to boost its non-oil investments.
His re-election dashed speculations that the event would lead to serious discussions of a post-Abbas future for the ruling party of the PA.
Proposed new measures will include imposing progressive taxes and linking the automated wage system with citizens' national identification numbers so as to distribute food subsidies based on monthly income.
A report shows refugees were not given adequate protection by Spanish authorities in the two North African territories on the Moroccan border.
November 29, 2016
The second batch of tickets for the Qatar Airways ‘Match of Champions’ between Barcelona and Al Ahli Saudi were sold out in a few hours.
Things are still not looking up for Saad.
Jerusalem residents know winter is truly coming.
The rapper failed to turn up to one of his scheduled gigs over the weekend.
The 31-year-old will sit out the Copa del Rey clash with Cultural Leonesa, his coach has confirmed, but Casemiro is ready to make his comeback
Following the departure of Spain's Juan Ramon Lopez Caro as Oman national football team coach, the Oman Football Association (OFA) has begun its hunt for the former Real Madrid coach's successor.
The Mohammad bin Rashed Al-Maktoum Creative Sports award has named Kuwait's shooter Fheid Al-Daihani Monday as one of the distinguished and creative Arab sports figures of the year 2016.
Egypt took a good share home from the 2016 Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award.
"At least 25 were killed -- mostly women and children -- and scores more injured."
Jimmy Carter suggests that US President Barack Obama “must recognize Palestine” before Donald Trump takes control of the White House.
The incident is currently under investigation.
Witnesses added that Israeli reconnaissance planes hovered over the area during the activities on the ground.
Many on Twitter stood in solidarity as civilians fled bombardment.
Can married couples still live together with a burnt marriage contract? Rabbis ponder the question in the aftermath of Israel blaze
The municipal chief rabbi of Zichron Ya’acov issued a statement saying a man and wife whose marriage contract was destroyed in the fires could not live under the same roof until a new contract had been drawn up.
Thousands of residents crossed into Kurdish and government-held areas on Monday as rebel defences in the northern part of the besieged eastern Aleppo enclave collapsed.
Families of victims who died when a crane crashed into Mecca's Grand Mosque last year have filed five lawsuits demanding private rights.
In the northern occupied West Bank district of Salfit, locals from the village of Qarawat Bani Hassan told Ma'an that Israeli forces detained five residents during raids.
The International Monetary Fund has warned that a tax on expat income and remittances could lower the region’s attractiveness as an expatriate destination and breach double tax agreements.
"This is a simple issue and the ban should not continue affecting the Kingdom's global reputation as a fast-developing country."
The 27-year-old, who makes his living teaching wealthy but shy German men, has recently decided to offer his advice to young Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Dortmund, most of them from war-torn Muslim countries.
Oman plans to introduce a ‘one window' approach to visa issuance, which would reduce the labour clearance process from months to five working days in an effort to speed up the labor market.
We've Got a Crush on You!
He had it coming!
The cause of the sirens' activation was not initially known. The IDF said it was checking the background of the incident.
A Facebook page called Movement of the Poor had called for Egyptians to protest on Nov. 11 against deepening austerity measures, but protests failed to materialise as authorities imposed a big security clampdown.
A joint venture between Qatari contractor HBK Contracting (HBK) and China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC) has won the contract to build the 80,000 seater Lusail stadium.
We're gonna 'Be With You,' Enrique!
Checkout five amazing ancient civilizations you forgot were in the Middle East!
He had complained about a lack of prayer facilities on campus.
As the UAE gears up to celebrate its 45th National Day on December 2, Google Maps' one billion daily users can now explore some of Dubai's world-renowned landmarks in crisp 360-imagery.
Time for a family outing, y'all.
Officials in Turkey may remove adopted children from the custody of their foster parents if the guardians are found to have been linked to a recent coup attempt in the country.
The Saudi Aramco joint venture project, which will come up at Ras Al Khair on the kingdom's east coast, is expected to begin production in 2022.
According to designer Zaid Affas.
Oman is set to bypass the UAE as Iran's biggest trading partner in MENA.
Lebanon’s Future Movement was founded in 1990s by late Prime Minister Rafik Hariri.
Online job sites continue to be more popular and more frequently used than the rest of job search tools in the region.
While Lenovo refers to the Yoga Book as a tablet, it also has the Book Pad, AnyPen and Halo keyboard features.
The actor tried out for the role in a recent documentary.
Iraqi special forces claim to have killed nearly 1,000 Daesh militants in the battle for Mosul.
Anthony Khoury, General Manager of Uber Egypt discusses the company's expansion plans and challenges of the sharing economy.
The grants will support Jordan’s efforts in addressing issues such as education, economic development, host communities, social cohesion, human rights and good governance, renewable energy, and humanitarian assistance.
At his weekly cabinet meeting held in Hafia on Sunday, Netanyahu said he wants to help those whose homes and businesses were destroyed.
Scenarios from market watchers were about as fluid as the comments coming out of preliminary OPEC talks in Vienna.
Separately, Israeli forces detained Anas Hatim Qafisha -- the son of oft-imprisoned Hamas MP Hatem Qafisha -- and Asim Amr Ubeido in Hebron, locals reported.
Visitors can now view the Zeugma Mosiac Museum in Gaziantep province on the website 'www.zeugma.com.tr'.
November 28, 2016
Quran verses and Google Translate: Bizarre Israeli responses to Arab social media gloating over fire
The Israelis were not impressed by #IsraelIsBurning.
Hundreds of fans will gather at Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi, at the official Manchester City Fanzone event on Saturday to watch the match between Manchester City against Chelsea, which kicks-off at 4.30pm.
Mercedes are considering taking disciplinary action against three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton after he deliberately...
German says it’s ‘unreal’ to emulate the feat of his father Keke, the 1982 champion
Lama Qubbaj is the toast of Jordan after winning the JJIF World Ju Jitsu title for the second year in a row, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service.
Broadcast on Channel 2M's daytime talk show Sabahiyat on November 23, guest Lilia Mouline offered tips to female viewers on how to "camouflage traces of violence" with make-up.
It was an eventful event.
After the International Olympic Committee re-analysed the blood samples of some athletes, it discovered that Russia’s...
Egypt's armed forces carried out airstrikes against Daesh fighters in Libya last year, hours after Daesh released a video showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Copts in Libya.
Millions of Muslims in Iran and across the world are observing the passing anniversary of Islam’s holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him).
The gig will take place on December 1.
The picture has been met with a wave of support on Facebook.