“Why don’t we just install a microchip into our women to track them around?” joked another.
“If I need an SMS to let me know my wife is leaving Saudi Arabia, then I’m either married to the wrong woman or need a psychiatrist,” tweeted Hisham.
“This is technology used to serve backwardness in order to keep women imprisoned,” said Bishr, the columnist.
“It would have been better for the government to busy itself with finding a solution for women subjected to domestic violence” than track their movements into and out of the country.
Horrific fate of six men shot dead and dragged through the streets for being ‘Israeli spies’ [Graphic]
WARNING- GRAPHIC CONTENT: Six men accused of being ‘Israeli spies’ were dragged through the streets of Gaza City and executed in front of a chanting mob today as Israel warned Palestinians to evacuate some areas of the territory in apparent preparation for a ground invasion. Witnesses said the six were taken to an intersection in the north of the city where they were summarily shot for providing intelligence that helped Israel pinpoint key figures in Hamas and the Islamic Jihad targeted by their warplanes.
Janet Jackson is not giving up on love even as she plans an exquisite wedding to her Arab millionaire fiance, Wissam al Mana, insiders disclosed. The wedding expenses is expected to cost US$20 million.
In a rare gesture of appreciation to all invited guests, the couple would be giving out US$10,000 dollars as a ‘Thank you for coming’ gift. Read the rest of this entry
MADRID – Spanish political satire magazine El Jueves has published a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammad on its cover, soon after violent protests rocked the Muslim world over a U.S. film and French caricatures deemed insulting to Islam.
El Jueves’ latest edition, which hit Spanish newsstands on Wednesday, shows several Muslims in a police lineup under the title “But…does anyone know what Mohammad looks like?” Read the rest of this entry
UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – US President Barack Obama addressed the UN General Assembly Tuesday, focusing on tensions in the Middle East and vowing the United States would do what it must to stop Iran from developing a nuclear weapon.
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Here are the main excerpts from his speech:
“Make no mistake. A nuclear-armed Iran is not a challenge that can be contained. It would threaten the elimination of Israel, the security of Gulf nations, and the stability of the global economy,” Obama said.
“That is why a coalition of countries is holding the Iranian government accountable. And that is why the United States will do what we must to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon,” he declared. Read the rest of this entry