Daily Archives: November 29, 2015

Khalil named Asian football player of the year

GURGAON, India, Safar 17, 1437, Nov 29, 2015, SPA — Ahmed Khalil of the United Arab Emirates was named the Asian player of the year Sunday at the AFC’s annual awards function, AP reported.
The 24-year-old forward, who plays for …

Saudi Food and Drug Authority prevents entry of 15,000 tons of food products during one year

Riyadh 17 Safar, 1437 AH, November 29, 2015, SPA — Saudi Food and Drug Authority permitted to enter the Kingdom during last year food products amounted to 9,419,975 tons, through 472,137 consignments, while the authority refused to permit 2144 of …

Russian athletes to participate in events in Turkey, with extra security – RIA

MOSCOW, Safar 17, 1437, November 29, 2015, SPA — Russian athletes will participate in tournaments organised in Turkey, with maximum security ensured, RIA news agency cited sports minister Vitaly Mutko as saying on Sunday, according to Reuters.

Mutko said that …

Prince Turki bin Muqrin crowns winners of model airplanes 1st championship

Riyadh, 17 Safar,1437 AH, 29 November,2015 , SPA — Prince Turki bin Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, Chief of Saudi Air Sports Federation crowned the winners of the Championship’s Cup for the first Kingdom’s model airplanes concluded at Air Sport Airport here …

The transformative power of youth (The Jordan Times)

By Sally Bland – Nov 29,2015 – Last updated at Nov 29,2015 Arab Dawn: Arab Youth and the Demographic Dividend They Will Bring Bessma Momani University of Toronto Press, 2015 Pp. 163 This book is like a breath of fresh …

Sudanese Member of UNESCO Executive Council [interview] (allAfrica.com)

Sudanese Professor Abdin Mohamed Ali Salih has recently been appointed a member of the UNESCO Executive Council, a UN agency which, according to him, truly stands for the world’s enlightenment and flawless conscience and, unlike other international organizations, it averts …

Trump Giving The People What They Want (The National Memo)

“You got to give the people what they want.” -O’Jays Even by his standards, it was an astounding performance. Over the course of just two days last weekend, Donald Trump spewed bigotry, venom and absurdity like a sewer pipe, spewed …