Mark my words

The New York Times will publish in the next few days an obituary of `Ali Salem just because he visited Israel, and as rare as the Times publishes obituaries of Arabs. [Read story...]

Ruler of Dubai’s poem about his son

In it he says: (verbatim): “Do you know who your father is?A man whose very steps shake the earth vigorously”. I kid you not.”أتدري من هو والدك . .رجلٌ تهزّها الأرض هزاً وطأة قدميه . “ [Read story...]

The four or five Syrian rebels trained by the US

Any news about the 4 or 5 Syrian rebels who were trained by the Pentagon? I hear that they are making advances on all fronts. Is that true? Is it possible that after they reclaim Syria they may make their way toward Iraq? Is it possible that they can [Read story...]

Pope and atheists

The Pope said that it is possible for atheists to enter heaven. The question: could they expel all believers from heaven? [Read story...]

Sectarian cover story hides US-Israeli-Saudi hegemony

“Even when Israel attacked Gaza a year ago, seeking to destroy Hamas, a Sunni Islamic version of the Brotherhood, Saudi Arabia made no secret of the startling fact that it gave Tel Aviv a green light. What emerges, then, is not a regional politics ba [Read story...]

Microsoft launches new Office software

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft launched its new Office suite, touting the key software as a collaborative tool which can work across multiple devices. The new software, one of the key products from the US tech giant, is being adapted to Microso [Read story...]

1,200 rooms reserved for pilgrims in Makkah

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Badea Abu Al Naja Saudi Gazette MAKKAH — As hotels in Makkah prepare for pilgrims to stay in them, Mövenpick Hotel and Residences Hajar Tower has 1,200 rooms reserved for pilgrims. The director general of the hotel Adel Erfan said [Read story...]

Haj season specials at Movenpick Hotel Jeddah

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JEDDAH — On the occasion of Eid Al-Adha, Mövenpick Hotel Jeddah welcomes its valued guests with a special offer. Everyone is invited to have a wonderful time with friends and family and enjoy the finest food in Views Restaurant, o [Read story...]

Easy Taxi distributes flags on National Day

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RIYADH — In celebration of the 85th anniversary of the foundation of Saudi state by King Abdulaziz in 1932 and in admiration to the great Kingdom, Easy Taxi will decorate its cabs with small green flags and will distribute national gadgets [Read story...]

VW admits 11m cars have cheating device

FRANKFURT — German auto giant Volkswagen revealed Tuesday that 11 million of its diesel cars worldwide are equipped with devices that can cheat pollution tests, a dramatic escalation of the scandal that has wiped a third off the company&ap [Read story...]

Saudi gift to Yale Law school

“The Yale gift makes a mockery of this rich history. Saudi money should not be funding any more programs in the United States or elsewhere because the money is stained with both blood and oil. It was extracted from the ground, but the extractors got [Read story...]

US-supported war crimes in Yemen

“Air raids by Saudi-led coalition warplanes killed 15 people in Yemen’s capital in one of the heaviest nights of bombardment in months, aid workers and witnesses said Saturday. One rescuer told AFP at least 10 civilians were among the dead. “Ten memb [Read story...]