Disney is refusing to cut LGBTQ scene in Doctor Strange 2, Saudi Arabia says

Official denies Marvel film is banned but says kingdom ‘still trying’ to get Disney to [...]

Yemenis cut back their Ramadan meals as soaring prices bite

Previously published on Reuters on April 5th, 2022 https://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/yemenis-cut-back-their-ramadan-meals-soaring-prices-bite-2022-04-05/ ADEN/SANAA, April 5 (Reuters) – Aqeel [...]

Covid-19 and its impact on mental well-being

Tuesday 18 th January 2022 *Dr Ali Moafi (Counselling Psychologist) **Dr Ali Al Faraj (Consultant [...]

Religion in a post-modern world

Dr Isa Jahangir (religious scholar, academic)Dr Christopher Paul Clohessy (priest, author) Tuesday 12th October 2021 [...]

The Gaza vote: Will Israel’s war cause an upset at the UK general election?

Millions of people will turn out to vote across the UK on 4 July in a general [...]

UK elections: Prospects of new policies

Open Discussions in association with Gulf Cultural Club invites you to a seminar UK elections: [...]

Under pro-Israel pressure, South Africa book chain bans ‘River to the Sea’ children’s book

The removal of a children’s colouring book about Palestine from independent book stores in South [...]

‘No joy’: Gazans mark sombre Eid in shadow of Israeli onslaught

In tents in the stifling heat and in bombed-out mosques, Gazans marked Sunday the start of the [...]

Crude propaganda? Rumours abound that Saudi Arabia is set to drop the petrodollar for the Chinese yuan

Reports are gushing in about Saudi Arabia planning to drop the petrodollar for the Chinese [...]

Ship evacuated, ablaze after attack by Yemen’s Houthis, UKMTO says

The United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) said on Saturday the crew of a Palau-flagged [...]