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There Will Be a New Reality in the Arab Mid-East

Martin Shapiro | Posted 06.16.2015 | Politics
Martin Shapiro

There will be no return to the fragile stability of even just five years ago. U.S. troops are greatly reduced in Afghanistan and Iraq. Humpty Dumpty cannot be put back together again.

Cyclone Nilofar: Another Whirlwind of an Event to Head to Karachi's Beach?

Mariam Khan | Posted 12.30.2014 | World
Mariam Khan

As Cyclone Nilofar, a category 4 super cyclone heads towards the north-eastern coast of the Arabian Sea, Karachiites with their adventure-thrill loving practices, make way towards the extremely popular Karachi beach-front, commonly known as Sea View.

Mumbai: Jenn Goes Jain

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 04.10.2013 | Travel
Jennifer Schwab

As a person of East Indian descent, but an American through and through by birth and upbringing, I have always wanted to journey to the motherland to explore my Jain heritage.

'Congratulations On Being Hijacked'

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2012 | World

(Reuters) - Welcome to the Pirate Action Group. Pirate commander Jamal wishes to congratulate you on being hijacked. Kindly speak to his negotiator ...

PHOTOS: Preservation And Poetry Of The Arabian Sea

Posted 03.07.2012 | Green

From National Geographic Magazine: Today human hands are reaching deep into Arabia's seas and taking more treasure than the seas can possibly reple...

PHOTOS: Massive Whale Shark Reeled Into Harbor

Posted 02.09.2012 | Green

A 40-foot whale shark was brought into harbor in Karachi, Pakistan on Tuesday, Feb. 7. after reportedly being found unconscious in the Arabian Sea abo...

U.S. Navy Rescues Iranian Fishermen, Again

Posted 01.19.2012 | World

For the third time this month, the U.S. Navy has come to the aid of Iranian fishermen. On Wednesday, the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey came th...

Gunboat Diplomacy: A Maritime Field Guide to the Straits of Hormuz Crisis

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 03.07.2012 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

In the game of high stakes international chicken with Tehran, the better diplomacy is to turn the chairs and force the ayatollahs to blink first.

The Shadows They Draw: Clifton Beach, Karachi (PHOTOS)

Ali Khurshid | Posted 12.31.2011 | World
Ali Khurshid


61 Suspect Pirates Captured In Arabian Sea

AP | ASHOK SHARMA and ABDI GULED | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Five dozen pirates living on a hijacked ship serving as a roving pirate base jumped into the Arabian Sea on Monday after th...

Container Ship Still Tilting Dangerously After Spewing Oil Into Arabian Sea (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India (AP) - Indian authorities have plugged a fuel leak in a container ship that collided into another cargo vessel and spewed 500 tons of oi...

Pakistan Missile Test In Arabian Sea Appears To Send Message To India

AP | TIM SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's navy successfully test-fired a series of missiles and torpedoes Friday in what it called a message to "nefarious" forces ...

Hash Highway: US, Allies Seize 20 Tons Of Drugs In Indian Ocean

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The U.S. Navy says it and British forces have seized more than 20 tons of drugs smuggled along a "hash highway" th...