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  • Emirates eyes U.S. to reach lofty goal

    Although little known in the United States, Emirates Airlines -- based in Dubai -- is the world's fastest-growing carrier and hopes to be the world's largest airline by 2015. "It's only a matter of time," said Sheik Ahmed bin Saeed al Maktoum, the...
  • DUBAI: Police issue stern warning against violating Ramadan fast

     
    Dubai police have warned the public that it will not go easy on violators of virtue during the holy fasting month of Ramadan. In a statement issued by Dubai police earlier this week, Colonel Mohammad Nasser Razooqi advised the public......
  • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Top religious leader calls for restrictions on marriages to foreigners

     
    The leading Islamic scholar of the United Arab Emirates, Dubai's Grand Mufti Ahmad Bin Abdul Aziz Haddad, appears to be deeply concerned over the growing numbers of Emirati men that are marrying foreign women. His solution: Curb mixed marriages and......
  • ARAB WORLD: Opinions grim about new peace talks

     
    When Middle East peace talks began this month in Washington, there were glimmers of optimism and excitement over the renewed discourse between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, which hadn't engaged in direct talks in almost two years. But since then,....
  • UAE Banning BlackBerry Services for Everyone

    UAE Banning BlackBerry Services for Everyone
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- The UAE's telecom regulator says BlackBerry e-mail, messaging and Web browsing services will be blocked for foreign visitors too. The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority said in an e-mailed response to questions from The...
  • Saudi BlackBerry Ban Postponed

    Saudi BlackBerry Ban Postponed
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- BlackBerry makers struck a deal Sunday with Saudi Arabia to hold off a ban of the device's communication in the Arab world's largest economy. BlackBerry maker Research in Motion says the plan involves placing a BlackBerry...
  • Gov. Paterson Offers State Help If Developers Of Ground Zero Mosque Seek To Relocate

    Gov. Paterson Offers State Help If Developers Of Ground Zero Mosque Seek To Relocate
    New York Gov. David Paterson offered state help Tuesday if the developers of a mosque near the site of the Sept. 11 attacks agree to move the project farther from the site. Paterson, a Democrat, said that he doesn't oppose the project as planned but...
  • Foreign fighters prefer death over defeat

    The two men stand uncomfortably side by side in the makeshift prison yard, unwarmed by the autumn sun. Both have longish hair, matted behind the ears, and bushy, untrimmed beards. Until they wound up as prisoners, they were among the most feared fighters...
  • Indictment Opens a Door Into Attack Planning

    The indictment of Zacarias Moussaoui suggests the FBI has made significant progress tracing the Sept. 11 conspiracy. The 31-page indictment paints Moussaoui as one of the intended hijackers. It also outlines for the first time in detail how the federal...