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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
Trump Speaks With Saudi King About Missing Journalist

2018-10-15
EILEEN SULLIVAN
The Saudi king denied knowing anything about what happened to Jamal Khashoggi, said President Trump, who is sending his secretary of state to meet the king.
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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: 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: Salman Al-Ouda
The Khashoggi Killing: America’s Part in a Saudi Horror

2018-10-18
Hugh Eakin
This brazen killing did not occur in isolation. If it was the “game-changer” that many see, it was also the latest, most extreme manifestation of a repressive regime that has acted with virtual impunity while maintaining enviably close ties to Washington. The…
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Tag: Sultan Qaboos
French citizen freed after being held by Yemeni Houthis

2018-10-16
Reuters Editorial
Alain Goma, a French citizen who had been held captive in Yemen by Houthi forces, was freed on Tuesday, a statement from the French president's office said.
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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
Mohammed bin Salman: The dark side of Saudi Arabia's crown prince

2018-10-15
Al Jazeera
Touted as Saudi Arabia's progressive reformer, Mohammed bin Salman has an ominous human rights record.
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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
Nasrallah: Hezbollah ‘deliberately’ ambiguous on Israeli claims of missile sites

2018-10-12

Terror group chief dismisses Netanyahu's UN speech as a 'farce,' says he does not intend to provide 'free information' to the enemy on alleged precision missile facilities
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Tag: Akhtar Raza Khan
30-member parliamentary panel finalised to probe July 25 poll rigging

2018-10-15
Ahmed Mansoor, AFP, APP, Our Correspondent, AFP, News Desk, Our Correspondent, Iftikhar Chaudhry, Our Correspondent, Umer Farooq
Committee, comprising 20 MNAs, 10 senators, has equal representation of treasury, opposition benches The post 30-member parliamentary panel finalised to probe July 25 poll rigging 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
Namaste England song ‘Tu Meri Main Tera’ shows Arjun Kapoor’s struggle as he follows Parineeti Chopra to London

2018-10-15
FP Staff
Namaste England's narrative weaves a story between a husband, a wife, and her love for the city of London. The post Namaste England song ‘Tu Meri Main Tera’ shows Arjun Kapoor’s struggle as he follows Parineeti Chopra to London appeared first on Firstpost.
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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
Queen Rania of Jordan Wears Her Signature Shirtdress

2018-10-15
Vogue
The Jordanian monarch, Queen Rania, kept things simple in the polished, yet easy and effortless shirtdress.
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Tag: Amr Khaled
Uganda:Eddy Kenzo and Ykee Benda Win Big At AFRIMMA

2018-10-09

[Independent (Kampala)] Dallas -Uganda's flag flew high on Sunday when Eddy Kenzo was voted East African Artiste of the Year and Ykee Benda African Newcomer artiste of the year at the 5th African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) in Dallas, USA.
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Tag: Mahmood Madani
In Good Faith: Sarvodaya for polarised times

2018-10-07
Mahmood A. Madani
For Gandhi, communal harmony was more important than even swaraj. This moral urgency must inform the actions of the political class.
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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
Commentary: What does it matter if Canada strips Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary citizenship?

2018-10-05

Stripping the Myanmar state counsellor of her honorary citizenship is but a symbolic move, says one observer.
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Tag: Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi
Yemen civil war: The facts about the world's 'forgotten war'

2018-10-15
Joe Sommerlad, Joe Sommerlad
Brutal conflict between Houthis and Saudi Arabia-backed coalition forces sparks humanitarian crisis, leaving as many as 10,000 dead and 8.4 million people facing devastating famine
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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
Iraq elects veteran Kurdish politician Barham Salih as its new president in step toward forming government

2018-10-03
The Associated Press
Iraq's parliament elected veteran Kurdish politician, Barham Salih, as the country's new president on Tuesday in a step toward forming a new government nearly five months after national elections. The post Iraq elects veteran Kurdish politician Barham Salih a…
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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 467: | Jemenkrieg-Mosaik 467 - Yemen War Mosaic 467

2018-10-11
Dietrich Klose
11. Oktober 2018: Jemen, der vergessene Krieg – Schockierende Fotos von verhungernden Kindern – Lage der Schüler – Strategie der Koalition: Luftkrieg und Hungerkrieg... Eingebetteter Medieninhalt Eingebetteter Medieninhalt... Erinnerung an den Luftangriff auf…
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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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