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Kuwait pledges $2b for Iraq’s reconstruction as $30b raised

His Highness (HH), the Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah announced USD $1 billion in loans to Iraq through the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development as well a..........Read more

University of Bahrain revokes decision to expel 160 students

The University of Bahrain decided to revoke the decision to expel 160 first year students who did not meet the minimum Grade Point Average of 1. The decision follows an appeal by the s..........Read more

Rise of the manbag

The “man-bag” is on the rise as male shoppers seek to imitate the style of their favorite stars. It seems that the impact celebrities have on fashion continues to be strong. With the help of social media, they easil..........Read more

Cleaning products damage the respiratory system

New research finds that regular exposure to cleaning products will have a detrimental effect on the lungs. The chemicals used in modern cleaning products are causing damage to the airways of the respiratory system. ..........Read more

Robotic Heart Surgery

A man in the Liverpool Chest and Heart Hospital has undergone a heart surgery under the hands of a robot. It’s amazing to know that his recovery was shortened by 5 weeks with the help ..........Read more

The Google Image peace deal

It will now be difficult to save images from Google after it has come to an agreement with Getty images. Previously, Google's image search made it easy for people to find Getty Images ..........Read more

Oman desert as “Mars”

To prepare for life on Mars, astronauts have created a simulation planet in the Oman’s barren dessert. The aim is that one-day humans would be able to live on the planet Mars. They also wore pressure-stimulating sui..........Read more

Public sector waste, a huge problem for Lebanon

This article gives anecdotal evidences that the Lebanese public sector is overstaffed and wasteful with many government entities being funded but without any purpose. This is the root cause of the chronic budget def..........Read more

Lebanese Central Bank comes to the rescue

The Lebanese Central Bank has unveiled a $1 billion incentive package which could add 1% to the GDP according to economists. This is a timely intervention as the government’s options are severely constrained by the ..........Read more

Facebook’s shameful act against Israel

In the midst of tension between Israel and Palestine, Facebook has been accused of insulting Israel for they exclude it from the list of Country options when creating a profile. New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind..........Read more