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Tag: Ahmad Al-Tayyeb
“Let us not resign ourselves to war and to the madness of terrorism”

2018-10-14
La Stampa
"We cannot resign ourselves to the demon of war, to the madness of terrorism, to the deceptive force of weapons that devour life". Pope Francis writes it in the message that was read on Sunday afternoon, October 14 at the Bologna Fair, at the opening of the i…
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Tag: King Salman
Erdogan, Saudi king stress importance of Khashoggi working group: sources

2018-10-14
Reuters Editorial
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and King Salman of Saudi Arabia spoke by telephone on Sunday evening and discussed the investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Turkish presidential sources said.
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Tag: King Abdullah II
Dina Powell out of running to replace Nikki Haley as UN ambassador, sources say

2018-10-12
USA TODAY, David Jackson and Christal Hayes, USA TODAY
Dina Powell, an executive at Goldman Sachs, is out of the running for Ambassador to the United Nations, according to two sources.
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Tag: Ali Khamenei
Iran will deliver a slap and defeat America by defeating sanctions: Iran supreme leader

2018-10-04
Reuters Editorial
Iran will deliver a slap and defeat America by defeating sanctions, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said in an address broadcast Thursday on state TV.
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Tag: Erdogan
Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey's Erdogan urges Saudi Arabia to release images

2018-10-11
https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
President Erdogan queries claim that no video exists from Saudi consulate on day Jamal Khashoggi vanished.
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Tag: King Mohammed VI
Will Morocco's Chinese-Funded 'Tech City' Ever Break Ground?

2018-10-03
Ruth Sherlock
The Mohammed VI Tangier Tech City would stand in monument to China's expansion into a North African nation on Europe's doorstep. But experts say the project has stalled.
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Tag: Taqi Usmani
Afghan scholars ask Sami to broker Kabul-Taliban talks - Daily Times

2018-10-01

Daily Times Afghan scholars ask Sami to broker Kabul-Taliban talks Daily Times ISLAMABAD: Afghan religious scholars and members of the peace council on Monday concluded their five-day visit to Islamabad, seeking mediation of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-S) chief…
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Tag: Habib Umar
For Pakistan's 13th IMF Bailout, Expect Tougher Conditions - Yahoo News

2018-10-13

Yahoo News For Pakistan's 13th IMF Bailout, Expect Tougher Conditions Yahoo News (Bloomberg) -- A regular client of the International Monetary Fund, investors are asking whether Pakistan's 13th loan program since the late 1980s will finally break a cycle of f…
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Tag: Sultan Qaboos
Proximal muscle weakness and skin rash

2018-10-04
Ramachandiran Nandhagopal, Suad Al-Jahdhami, Arunodaya R Gujjar
A 34 year old woman presented with a 9 day history of progressive proximal bilateral limb weakness and mild dysphagia with fluids. On examination, she had a peri-orbital rash (fig 1). Neurological findings included moderately severe (grade 3-4/5) bilateral pr…
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Tag: Prince Muhammad bin Salman
Khashoggi mystery puts Saudi ties with West at risk

2018-10-11
https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
The disappearance of a well-known journalist may threaten the reputation of the Saudi crown prince.
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Tag: Mohammed bin Zayed
Iran's ballistic revenge annihilates terrorists; IRGC strikes ringleaders of Ahvaz attack east of Euphrates - PRESSTV

2018-10-01

PRESSTV Iran's ballistic revenge annihilates terrorists; IRGC strikes ringleaders of Ahvaz attack east of Euphrates PRESSTV Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) strikes the gatherings of the ringleaders of the recent terror attack in the southwestern…
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Tag: Joko Widodo
Indonesia's Widodo makes second visit to quake city as aid effort gears up

2018-10-03
Kanupriya Kapoor
Indonesian President Joko Widodo made a second visit to earthquake-devastated Sulawesi island on Wednesday, saying efforts to help survivors were gearing up and he was keen to see economic activity resume.
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Tag: Muhammadu Buhari
Former Nigeria president endorses opposition candidate

2018-10-11

Nigeria's former ruler Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday backed his ex deputy to beat incumbent Muhammadu Buhari in elections next year, in a cautious endorsement after a years-long feud. Atiku Abubakar, who is referred to across Nigeria by his first name, was Ob…
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Tag: Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani
Saudi Arabia's Defenders Offer Conspiracy Theories About Missing Journalist

2018-10-08

Close to two days after Turkish government sources first said prominent Saudi
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Tag: Hassan Nasrallah
Israel, with missile charges, seeks to 'justify another aggression', says Lebanon

2018-10-01
Reuters Editorial
Lebanon's foreign minister said on Monday that Israel was seeking to "justify another aggression" with false allegations of missile sites near Beirut airport belonging to Iran-backed Hezbollah.
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Tag: Akhtar Raza Khan
Young men reveal horrifying ordeal

2018-10-06
Kashif Farid, Our Correspondent, Adnan Lodhi, Entertainment Desk, AFP, Our Correspondent
Say they risked their lives due to financial problems The post Young men reveal horrifying ordeal appeared first on The Express Tribune.
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Tag: Mahmoud Abbas
Hamas Chief Calls for Cease-Fire in Gaza as Tensions Rise With Israel

2018-10-04
ISABEL KERSHNER
In recent days, Hamas has expanded its protests in the Gaza Strip. Palestinian protesters ran from tear gas at a border crossing with Israel on Wednesday.
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Tag: Hamza Yusuf
The 31 Presidential candidates for 2019

2018-10-11
adekunle
The 31 Presidential candidates * President Muhammadu Buhari – All Progressives Congress, APC * Alhaji Atiku Abubakar – Peoples Democratic Party, PDP * Mr. Donald Duke – Social Democratic Party, SDP * Mr Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim – Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN * …
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Tag: Habib Ali
Economic crisis necessitates tough decision: PM

2018-10-15
APP, Rameez Khan, SYED AKHTAR ALI, Our Correspondent
Business community assures full support to govt The post Economic crisis necessitates tough decision: PM appeared first on The Express Tribune.
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Tag: Rached Ghannouchi
Tunisia Just Lost Its Anchor of Stability. That’s a Good Thing.

2018-10-12
Sharan Grewal and Shadi Hamid
The country's secular and Islamist parties have been governing by consensus for years—and strangling democracy in the process.
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Tag: Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Melania Trump in Africa: Scenes From a Solo Trip, Framed by Her Husband

2018-10-07
DOUG MILLS and MARISA SCHWARTZ TAYLOR
The first lady visited several African countries on her first major international trip alone. But looming in the background were President Trump’s comments about the continent.
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Tag: Yusuf al-Qaradawi
Jamal Khashoggi: Audio, video recordings prove Saudi journalist killed in consulate, Post says

2018-10-12
Bard Wilkinson, CNN
Turkey claims it has audio and video recordings proving a Saudi journalist was murdered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month, according to unnamed US and Turkish officials cited by the Washington Post.
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Tag: Queen Rania
Meet Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel, the 34-year-old philanthropist who married a billionaire at a wedding Oprah attended

2018-10-01
Lucy Yang
Saudi Arabia's Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel made headlines earlier this month when she married billionaire Khalifa Bin Butti al-Muhairi. The private ceremony, which was held in Paris, France, had an exclusive guest list that included, among others, Oprah Winfre…
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Tag: Amr Khaled
As Arab Nations Meet on Deadly Syria Crisis, A Rare Moment of Friendship Among Foes

2018-10-02
https://www.facebook.com/ShaolinTomReporter
Bahrain's foreign minister surprised observers by saying that "the Syrian government is the ruler in Syria, and we work with countries even if we disagree with them."
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Tag: Mahmood Madani
False association

2018-10-02
Mohammed Ayoob
Pakistan’s neo-Deobandis are defaming the school’s foundational philosophy
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Tag: Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
Are super-cheap solar fields in the Middle East just loss-leaders?

2018-10-08
Megan Geuss
Recent solar projects have offered solar energy for less than 3 cents/kWh. Is that right?
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Tag: Aga Khan IV
A palace that became Mahatma Gandhi’s prison for 21 months, but two tragedies brought it close to his heart

2018-10-02
IE Online
76 years later, the palace itself is a memorial of Gandhi’s life. Each hall is filled with photos and items that Gandhiji and Kasturba Gandhi had used over the course of their life.
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Tag: Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi
Yemen rebel court 'sentences Baha'i trio to death'

2018-10-01
https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
The Baha'i community in the UK said the unnamed individuals were convicted of espionage and apostasy.
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Tag: Mahmud Effendi
The secret story behind Turkish Delight

2018-10-05
diminish
Article URL: http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20181003-the-secret-story-behind-turkish-delight Comments URL: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18145685 Points: 4 # Comments: 0
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Tag: Tariq Jameel
Foreign currency smuggled through Iran

2018-10-10
Irshad Ansari, Hasnaat Mailk, Danish Hussain, APP, Our Correspondent, Shahbaz Rana, Sardar Sikander, Rameez Khan, Our Correspondent, Danish Hussain
Federal govt initiates investigation The post Foreign currency smuggled through Iran appeared first on The Express Tribune.
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Tag: Halimah Yacob
President Halimah Yacob to perform at President's Star Charity 2018

2018-10-09

The President and her husband will take part in a special performance alongside musicians with special needs. Zoe Tay, Dayang Nurfaizah and Eason Chan also appear.
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Tag: Masoud Barzani
Iraqi Kurds vote for new parliament - Xinhua

2018-09-30

U.S. News & World Report Iraqi Kurds vote for new parliament Xinhua BAGHDAD, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) -- The Iraqi Kurds on Sunday went to polling centers across the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq to elect their parliament members. Sherwan Zara…
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Tag: Sadiq Khan
Sadiq Khan announces 100 new drinking fountains for London

2018-10-11
Nicola Davis
Mayor’s plan builds on success of this year’s scheme to build 20 fountains across the capital London could soon be awash with drinking fountains, with 100 new installations in the pipeline across the capital. This year plans for 20 fountains were unveiled in …
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Tag: Hossein Nasr
Yemen Press Reader 464: | Jemenkrieg-Mosaik 464 - Yemen War Mosaic 464

2018-10-02
Dietrich Klose
2. Oktober 2018: Hungernde essen Blätter – Humanitäre Hilfe d. UNO – Saudis: Einmischung im Jemen seit 1934 – Saudis in d. Provinz Mahrah – Emirate u. die Spaltung Jemens Eingebetteter Medieninhalt Eingebetteter Medieninhalt... US-Unterstützung für den Jemenk…
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Tag: Khaled Mashal
A message from Astana: EU, be alert, the fascists are coming

2018-10-12
Georgi Gotev
Marek Halter, a Jew and Holocaust survivor, used the Congress of the Leaders of World and Traditional Religions to warn Europeans that there is a high risk that fascists campaigning on the Islamophobia ticket win big in next year's European elections.
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Tag: Muhammad Al-Arifi
Turkey Names Saudi Operatives It Says Killed Dissident Journalist

2018-10-10
DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK and MALACHY BROWNE
Turkish officials have accused 15 Saudis, including a forensics expert, of killing Jamal Khashoggi inside the consulate in Istanbul and dismembering his body.
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