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Jul 04, 2017
Qatar-Gulf crisis: 'Demand to shut down Al Jazeera is unjustified,' acting managing director tells FirstpostAl Jazeera on Monday released a video on its Facebook page, demanding freedom of the press in response to the list of demands served to the Qatar government by the member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
Jun 19, 2017
One police officer killed, two injured in Bahrain town bombingA bombing in a Bahrain town — which is home to a prominent Shiite cleric — has killed one police officer and wounded two.
Apr 08, 2017
Syria airstrike: US missile attack is a senseless and dangerous act by Donald Trump regimeBe that as it may, the fact remains that America has been at war with Syria since the days of Hillary as the secretary of state.
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.