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Watch: Escaped ‘gorilla’ roams the streets of Riyadh

An escaped gorilla was seen strolling around a residential area of Riyadh. Panic gripped after online reports claimed that a gorilla had escaped from...

Iran threatens to blockade vital oil route from the Gulf

Iran may block oil tankers from using the Strait of Hormuz in response to possible US sanctions over the country's nuclear programme. US President Donald...

Dubai market slumps amidst major economic challenges

  DUBAI (Reuters) - In Dubai’s posh Jumeirah Beach Residence district, luxury apartment rents are down about 15 percent from a year ago - a...

Bahrain: Residency permits extended

  The Bahrain Ministry of Interior has issued a decision extending the validity of residence permits under personal sponsorship in Bahrain for up to five...

GCC tells Bahrain to make urgent reforms

  Bahrain today grapples with the most serious economic episode in its history. Gulf countries like Saudi, the UAE, and Kuwait said they would bail out...

Judo federation scraps events in UAE, Tunisia over Israel treatment

  The International Judo Federation on Friday suspended planned competitions in Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates after the hosts failed to confirm that Israeli...

Bahrain starts its own space program

  Bahrain has set up a “space team” with the aim of launching the kingdom’s first satellite into orbit in the next two years, according...

PICTURES: Israel hits Gaza with airstrikes and sends in tanks

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT  Israel carried out 'wide-scale' airstrikes and deployed tanks against militant sites in Gaza killing four Palestinians on Friday after gunmen shot at...

PICTURES: New road in world’s largest contiguous desert in Saudi Arabia

Rub al-Khali is one of the most desolate and dangerous desert areas in the world. Saudis can now pass through the Rub al-Khali (Empty Quarter)...

Kuwaiti star says domestic workers shouldn’t get days off, sparks outrage

In recent months, the government of Kuwait has made several reforms to laws affecting Filipino domestic workers who live and work in the Gulf...

Pioneer In Bahrain’s Higher Education

University College of Bahrain has been a leading provider of tertiary level education in the fields of Management, Business and Communications Technology, for 16...

Woman DEPORTED for REFUSING to take off her niqab at airport...

A woman has been deported from Belgium after refusing to take off her niqab at Brussels Airport. The women were sent on a flight from...

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