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Quiz: Can You Recognize These Unusual Places In The Middle East?

Travelling around the Middle East is overwhelming and unforgettable. The Middle East has something to offer to every traveler: beaches, mountains, fauna, scenic beauty, luxury hotels, historical monuments, rich culture – a treat for all the senses. The experience will leave you a little exhausted; because there’s always something more to see. Here is a Quiz. Can You Recognize These Unusual Places In The Middle East? How well you know the places in Middle East? 1. Marble village Yemen Lebanon Saudi Arabia Oman Correct! Wrong! 2. Majlis Al Jin Lebanon…

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7 Guinness World Records for Burj Khalifa-Dubai

Passion of Dubai is make things BIG! That’s the reason why it’s called as city of world records. Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, a global icon and world’s tallest tower that hold seven official Guinness World Records. The records are: 01. The tallest building Image Source: wikipedia The tallest building is the Burj Khalifa (Khalifa Tower) which measures 828 m (2,716 ft 6 in) tall. 02. Tallest man-made structure on land 03. Highest observation deck The highest observation deck is the At the Top, Burj Khalifa Sky located at 555.7 m (1,823 ft 1.9…

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10 Interesting facts About Lebanon

Lebanon used to be known as the “Switzerland of the East” due to the diversity and financial power that it enjoyed. Today Lebanon marks it’s 72nd Independence Day. Let’s look at some interesting facts about Lebanon. 01. The diverse population of Lebanon comes from nearly 18 religions 02. The vast majority of Lebanese living outside of Lebanon 03. Lebanon is the only Arab country that has absolutely no desert 04. The world’s first ever law school was founded in the city of Beirut The law school of Beirut was a…

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This is how the internet reacted to Netanyahu’s claim: The holocaust wasn’t Hitler’s idea, it came from Palestinian Mufti.

On a recent speech, Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu tried to rewrite the history by saying: Hitler didn’t want to exterminate the Jews at the time, he wanted to expel the Jews. And Haj Amin al-Husseini(Palestinian Mufti) went to Hitler and said, “If you expel them, they’ll all come here.” “So what should I do with them?” he asked. He said, “Burn them.“ His statement made Social media outrage and the Internet reacted with satirical memes. Here are some of my personal favorites: He did it! He did it! 😉…

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The War in Syria; A 5 Minute History

The Syrian Civil War is an ongoing international armed conflict taking place in Syria. Syria’s war is a mess. After 4 years, the conflict is divided between four different sides on the ground. Each side has foreign backers and those foreign backers don’t even agree with each other about who they’re fighting for, or who they’re fighting against. Syria’s war has killed at least 250,000 people and displaced 12 million. To understand how Syria got to this place, watch this 5 minutes explanation by Vox.

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Short, Animated Introduction To Israel/Palestine. Historical Context For Understanding The Violence Happening Right Now.

Since last week we hear a lot about the Palestine -Israel conflict and protest in occupied West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem. Violent clashes have increased in frequency since Israeli security forces began to crackdown on Palestinian worshippers at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem last month. So far 29 Palestinians has been killed and at least 1,990 Palestinians have been injured, according to the Palestinian Authority’s health ministry and medical sources. And the number of Israelis killed since the upsurge in violence is seven. Watch this short,…

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UAE – The World Of Luxury Cars And Gold Gadgets

 Luxury cars made of gold Luxury and sports cars with gold body can be seen in the streets of Dubai. The Mercedes V10 Quad Turbo has a body made of white gold (body made of gold alloy sheet metal) World’s most expensive model car World’s most expensive model car Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 made from block of 500g solid block of gold was on sale in Dubai. Тhе starting price for the eventual auction was set at $7.5 million of which $650,000 for charity. Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 has V12 engine and…

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10 Reasons Why We Want To See Qatar Hosting The FIFA World Cup

As avid soccer fans from the Middle East, it was quite sad seeing a large number of media outlets posting negative content about the FIFA World Cup due to be held in Qatar. The problem with posts like these is that they only seem to focus on the negatives and more often than not, they are riddled with over exaggeration and misrepresentation of the Middle East as a whole. This is why we felt it was important for us to show the positive side of the story and that how…

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Outrage on social media as video shows Saudi citizen beating expat worker in public

A brutal video showing a Saudi Nationality publicly bashing an expatriate worker in the Saudi Arabian city of Buraidah has caused outrage among social network users. The video posted on the YouTube on Sunday become viral on social media networks. It is not clear from the video why the Saudi was beating the worker. Reactions to the incident were divided, with many calling for the Saudi Citizen to be punished severely while others said the circumstances surrounding the incident should be studied before reaching a conclusion. However, Take the law…

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