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Saudi Arabia considers Friday-Saturday weekend

Arab News & Agencies | 23 April 2013 SAUDI Arabia’s Shura Council, which advises the government on new laws, has recommended changing the country’s official Continue Reading →

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Dubai police splash out with Ferrari’s, Lamborghini’s

18 April 2013 Following last week’s announcement of a $550,000 Lamborghini being added to the Dubai police patrol fleet, another fast and furious motor will Continue Reading →

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Israel rejects dti settlement goods labelling compromise

Times of Israel | 15 April 2013 A year long controversy in South Africa surrounding the labeling of Israeli products from the West Bank appeared Continue Reading →

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Gaza introduces gender separation at schools to uphold Hijab

Cii News & Agencies | 04 April 2013 Gaza’s Islamic leaders have gazetted a new law mandating separate classrooms for boys and girls from the Continue Reading →

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43 South African doctors heading to Syria

Report and Pictures by: Azhar Vadi |  Pic: Darkoush City (October2012) | 26 March 2013 South African humanitarian aid organisation, the Gift of the Givers, Continue Reading →

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Senior Saudi scholar: Writing on the wall for regime if reforms not imminent

Ebrahim Moosa – Cii News | 19 March 2013 A highly respected Saudi Arabian scholar has warned that the social and political status quo in Continue Reading →

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Humanitarian crisis continues in Yemen

UN Radio, Pic: Yemen Humanitarian Team | 11 March 2013 The humanitarian challenges in Yemen remain enormous, according to release from the Yemen Humanitarian Country Continue Reading →

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Quraan Desecration at Masjidul Aqsa: Details emerge

Ebrahim Moosa – Cii News | 05 March 2013 Shocking details have emerged of an alleged desecration of the Holy Quraan by Israeli soldiers on Continue Reading →

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Israel kidnapped 382 Palestinians, including 10 Women, in February

IMEMC, Pic: palinfo.com (file) | 01 March 2013 The Ahrar Center for Detainees Studies and Human Rights reported, Thursday, that Israeli soldiers kidnapped 382 Palestinians, Continue Reading →