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5 Things You Didn't Know About Women's Fashion in the Gulf Region

Mai Akkad | Posted 11.07.2016 | Entertainment
Mai Akkad

Mainstream media may have intensely ingrained the perception that women in the Gulf region are obliged to be covered from head to toe with the traditi...

Meet Khaled Abol Naga, Egypt's International Treasure

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 03.09.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

I need a hero. It's the reason I watch films, looking for what politicians, warmongers, our so-called diplomats and those giant corporations haven't given the world yet. And probably never will.

The Year Ahead

Omar K. Alghanim | Posted 03.07.2015 | Business
Omar K. Alghanim

As we head into a brand new year, the headlines are awash in news about our twin heartbreaks here in the Middle East. Oil is one part of the equation. The other is also commanding daily attention: I'm referring, of course, to the geopolitical drama involving Iraq and Syria.

Arab Gulf States Agree on Iranian Threat, Disagree on How to Address It

Raghida Dergham | Posted 12.14.2011 | World
Raghida Dergham

All Gulf Arabs perhaps view Iran's ambitions from the same perspective, yet their views on how such ambitions should be dealt with certainly differ.