16 hrs ago
Malaysian National News Agency
Jeruk Pak Ali Eyes Mecca Market
Pak Ali Food Industries Sdn Bhd targets to sell its fruit pickles in Mecca, Saudi Arabia by year-end. Managing director Alias Ali said the company is in talks with the Federal Land Development Authority to market its pickles at FELDA D'Saji outlets mainly to Malaysian and other pilgrims to the holy city.
Sun May 19, 2013
This is Guernsey
Toddler taken to morgue in body bag
A toddler pulled from the wreckage of a car crash was mistakenly sent to a mortuary in a body bag, it has emerged A toddler pulled from the wreckage of a car crash that killed five family members was sent to a morgue in a body bag in the belief he was dead.
Sat May 18, 2013
Place of peace: Largest mosque in B.C. opening in Delta
By Evan Seal - Surrey North Delta Leader Published: May 15, 2013 10:00 AM Updated: May 16, 2013 11:47 AM For the local Muslim community, Saturday May 18 will be a day of celebration, with thousands expected to attend the opening of the Baitur Rahman Mosque on River Road in Delta - the fifth mosque in the province and largest of its kind in B.C. And ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Malcolm Shabazz in His Own Words: To Self-build as an Example to...
Editor's Note: The following is an exclusive essay, written by Malcolm Shabazz, the grandson of Malcolm X, at the request of Trice Edney News Wire in December 2010 and published January 3, 2011.
Sun May 12, 2013
South China Morning Post
China's construction giants cut down to size in foreign projects
A problem-plagued mining project and a derailed Saudi venture teach mainland firms they must do their homework before taking on the world Kenji Fujimoto was accepted into Kim Jong-il's inner circle during a 13-year stint serving North Korea's first family.
Sat May 11, 2013
Hard-line Islamists to make gains in Pakistan vote The imposing...
The imposing, black-bearded politician in a striking white turban takes the stage at a campaign rally in northwest Pakistan as a song about Islamic holy war blares over loudspeakers.
Fri May 10, 2013
Anjum Hotel Makkah scheduled to open in July 2013
May 10--Ramadan is the busiest time for Makkah hotels and that's the reason one of the top real estate developers in Saudi Arabia plans to open doors of its 1,743 rooms property.
The world's top 10 tallest buildings
One World Trade Center was topped out Friday morning, meaning its reached its full height of 1,776 feet and has become the tallest structure in the Western Hemisphere.
CITC to introduce new digit to area codes
Saudi Arabia's Communication and Information Technology Commission has announced its plans to change the current nine-digit landline telephone system by adding an extra digit to the six geographical zone codes, in order to increase the range of numbers available for public communications services, The transition will be implemented by the in ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Cortez Journal News
Hard-line Islamists to make gains in Pakistan vote
Before a chanting crowd, he praises the Afghan Taliban and blasts Pakistan's government for not protecting Osama bin Laden from U.S. commandos.
Sun May 05, 2013
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, you fulfilled your promise
THE people of Saudi Arabia and the GCC nationals call to mind the determination of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to develop the Kingdom as the entire region commemorates the eighth anniversary of the Pledge of Allegiance to the Custodian.
Saudi tourism revenues touch SR61.8bn in 2012 and expected to hit SR67.8bn in 2016
Tourism companies in Saudi Arabia are aggressively investing their resources in the local market, particularly during the Hajj and Ummrah seasons, to further consolidate KSA's leading footprint in the tourism landscape.
Fri May 03, 2013
Best Bets for couples
Friday - Ann C. Saunders Gallery 1 at One University Place, 1100 J.R. Lynch St., Jackson, will present mosaics and mixed media by artist Ann C. Saunders during an opening reception Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
One World Trade Center Rises
That was supposed to take place earlier this week, but weather conditions didn't cooperate.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Kerala family eyes $900m from Saudi
Kochi: One family in Kerala, the Keyis of Kannur district, may have struck gold - the state has taken up with the federal government the issue of about $900m due to them, being held by the treasury of Saudi Arabia.