June 18, 2013
Acoording to a Jordanian blogger, this new hybrid can stand up to any regualr petrol powered car.. and then some; Wassim Nasser breaks swimming record; is Rohani the Lord of the Keys? and a wedding with celebrities, guns and fistfights.
With the ups and downs of the Syrian conflict, the consistent value of the Syrian pound is quickly disappearing and leading vendors to be wary; clerics in Egypt call for Jihad against Shiites; and 7 things the Assad regime wants for stability.
June 17, 2013
This teardrop shaped resort is going to be solar powered and will get all of its water from a new system that extracts moisture from the air; Kuwait's military strength; Morsi continues to dumbfound his critics; and Lebanese beaches are not for all.
It seems the glass ceiling exists for anyone with a uterus in Lebanon so one cartoonist decided to have some fun with it; Iranians elated over Rouhani; Yemen's Ministry of Corruption; and finally some fitness for females in KSA.
June 16, 2013
WIth good Qur'anic justification, one blogger shares why being a Muslim and saving the planet go hand and hand; love letter to the NSA; Feedly slays the Google Reader; Brotherhood exploits suffering; and Obama's G8 is going to get sloppy.
As it turns outs in KSA, it's fine to leave a woman shut inside without provisions but if she goes out to make a grocery run, there's going to be hell to pay; Obama coin flipping on Syria; the Sony PS4 dominates XBox; and Shiite expansion.
June 15, 2013
Jordan is like Obama's little brother so he intends to keep his bro safe with arming the rebels and setting up Patriot missiles along the broder; more on Hizbollah in Syria; Syria's May death toll at 5,000; and all the latest from Syria Comment.
June 14, 2013
While the Moghrabi's claim to be still on their honeymoon after 8 years, they admit that, "the secret of a happy marriage, remains a secret"; the youth of Iran want change; Syrian opposition gets shoddy support; and the Lebanese town that never sleeps.
June 13, 2013
The prevalence of HIV in Yemen is estimated at only about 0.2 percent of the population. However, people living with HIV face discrimination almost everywhere, even in some health facilities; Qatar to build floating hotels; and Facebook during WWI.
June 12, 2013
After doing poorly on the corruption index, Kuwait can boast of their peaceful existence. The Lebanese, however, were not so lucky; Social Media Awards show their numbers; and Obama is still an amateur when it comes to Syria.
Gradley gives us everything we need to know about the Iphone's new digs and from his persepctive, this puts Apple back on top; Splash! brings plenty of boobs; Erdogan Assaults Taksim in bid to break up protests; and KSA to block Skype.
June 11, 2013
Without a real clue as to why a British in in Beirut, Lebanon Karl reMarks offers some cheeky possibilities; Jordan's women in the Asian Cup finals! Kuwait University ablaze again; and an Egyptian response to the Ethiopian letter.
The Superbowl of Smartphones has finally gone down in Kuwait. See who this Arab blogger thinks came out on top; the Turkish protests explained; Lebanese waters compared to a toilet; and an 'Ode to an Icon' in Amman.
June 10, 2013
Both sides of the issue are getting worked up so one Ethiopians tries to calm things down with a little heart to heart; Google is close to buying Waze for $1.3 billion; questions children ask; and artists in Egypt protest their minister of culture.
The Gulf countries told their citizens to avoid the Lebanese land for the time being and naturally, the Beirutis took particular offense; Yemen's Human Rights Minister joins strike; 'like' a protest on Save-facebook; and Syria about to move it up a notch.