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Saudi Arabia: A flourishing film scene but no cinemas

11 December, 2017

Saudi filmmakers have fought legal restrictions and taboos surrounding cinema to produce some of the most exciting movies in the region. None, however, could be screened at home.

Pipeline to peril: Nepalese girls trafficked to Gulf

11 December, 2017

Traffickers are exploiting a legal loophole to avoid serious punishment, even when they are caught. Pramod Acharya investigates.

Boris Johnson to meet Iran’s president on Sunday

10 December, 2017

The British diplomat will meet with President Hassan Rouhani to 'discuss bilateral and regional issues.'

#MeToo, say domestic workers in the Middle East

08 December, 2017

Comment: While the #MeToo outcry is exposing sexual harassment mostly in the West, we must remember that abuse, often by employers, happens across the globe, writes Rothna Begum.

Islamic State is gone, but the tobacco industry remains

08 December, 2017

Comment: The tobacco industry's hold over Arab smokers may finally be cracking, writes Faisal Abualhassan.

Britain's Johnson to visit Iran, seek prisoner's release

08 December, 2017

Boris Johnson will be visiting Iran to discuss the case of imprisoned British citizen, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, while both countries refute their financial deal is related to the case.

Gulf migrant workers are being abused in complete silence

06 December, 2017

Comment: Migrant workers across the Gulf suffer abuse and inhumane conditions imposed by their employers in the absence of serious governmental monitoring or intervention, writes Fadi al-Qadi.

Kuwait says GCC 'needs to change' to survive rifts

06 December, 2017

The Gulf union will have to make alterations if it is to survive, Kuwait's leader said, as the GCC remains deeply divided over a Qatar-Saudi rift.

Kuwait ends troubled two-day GCC summit on first day

05 December, 2017

Kuwait’s emir has ended a two-day Gulf summit only hours into first day, showing turmoil in bloc amid Qatar crisis.

World Cup fever: This week in Middle East football

05 December, 2017

Syria's Omar Khribin is named Asian Player of the Year as the region gears up for two Middle Eastern derbies following the World Cup draw.

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