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Jan 25, 2017
Jallikattu ban: Why the demand for revival of a blood sport does not indicate people’s freedomGiven, that these animal sports have their cultural and historical heritage, these protests demanding the lifting of bans against the sports are guaranteed to raise machismo and regional jingoism.
Apr 13, 2016
Jordan shuts down Muslim Brotherhood's headquarters in AmmanJordan views the Muslim Brotherhood as an illegal organisation because its licence was not renewed in accordance with a law adopted in 2014.
Feb 27, 2016
Watch: A quick guide to a century of conflict in the Middle EastThe history of the most oil rich region in the country, from the Ottoman empire to the Arab uprising, all cramped into a video that lasts less than 2 minutes.
Feb 17, 2016
#JNURow: Let's blame Mummy and Daddy for aiding their anti-national offspringIt boggles the mind to see these young boys and girls creating absurd chaos. And even if we put them in that fiendish category of being idealistic students, where are Mummy and Daddy when their children are badmouthing the country?
Feb 10, 2016
UAE's PM appoints women as ministers for happiness, tolerance in new cabinet line-upUAE's Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum named eight women in his latest cabinet line-up of 29 ministers
Dec 29, 2015
'Sorry, but gotta do the dishes': Muslims on Twitter shoot down IS chief's call to armsMuslims on Twitter come together to turn the tables on Islamic State's chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on Boxing Day.
Dec 14, 2015
Ahead of national elections, weariness and hope divide Spain's residentsThere are deep divisions among voters about their country and its economic fortunes as it approaches a crucial ballot that will decide whether the government will stay conservative, head toward the center or veer sharply left.
Nov 25, 2015
Bus blast kills 12 in Tunisia; President Essebsi declares curfew, 30-day emergencyTunisia's president declared a 30-day state of emergency across the country and imposed an overnight curfew for the capital Tuesday after an explosion struck a bus carrying members of the presidential guard, killing at least 12 people and wounding 20 others.
Nov 17, 2015
Azam Khan's West-baiting remarks on the Arab world being shortchanged on oil are way off the markAzam Khan's oil market world view is dated and simplistic. Yes, the oil prices have softened lately but that is not due to any political manipulation
Oct 26, 2015
Iraq invasion of 2003 contributed to rise of Islamic State: Tony BlairFormer British Prime Minister Tony Blair has acknowledged that the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003 was partly responsible for the emergence of the Islamic State militant group in the Middle East. But he insists that toppling Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein had been the right thing to do.