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    20 min ago | Art Daily

    From March 13 to June 3, 2015, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is presenting the first comprehensive exhibition in the United States of the celebrated Iranian artist Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian . In recognition of a lengthy career, Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian: Infinite Possibility.


  2. Futures File: Conflict boosts oil prices; juice jumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago |

    Oil prices again claim a lead role in this week's edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up: An orange juice company employee works at a plant in Cuautitlan, Mexico. Frozen concentrated orange juice futures staged the biggest one-week rally in over a decade, climbing nearly 23 percent a few trading sessions.AP File Photo MARCO UGARTE - AP Crude oil prices spurted higher Wednesday night after Saudi Arabia and its allies launched air strikes against rebel forces in neighboring Yemen.


  3. Sixty Lebanese residing in Sanaa seek embassy's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Around 60 Lebanese in Sanaa are fine and are in continuous contact with the Lebanese Embassy there, the director general of Immigration told The Daily Star Friday. "They are not being targeted, but the situation there is tense and some of them want to leave.


  4. U.S. backing another potential quagmire in Yemen?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS News

    Saudi Arabia n and allied warplanes continued to pound purported positions of the Houthi Shiite rebellion sweeping across Yemen on Friday. Iran's foreign minister said fighting in Yemen will only worsen the crisis in the country and that these are "dangerous steps" for the Saudi-led ... Aircraft from Saudi, the United Arab Emirates and have Bahrain dropped hundreds of bombs already in the three-day old assault, dwarfing the air campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria.


  5. Yemen campaign key test for Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    The decision by King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud to order airstrikes against Houthi rebels is the most important foreign policy decision undertaken by the House of Saud since revolutions swept across the Arab world four years ago. Reports indicate that the Saudis have mobilised as many as 150,000 troops to their southern border primarily for the purpose of homeland defence, but also clearly to afford the kingdom the option to stage a ground war should it so choose.


  6. PTCL disconnecting Balochistan from the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited is the largest telecommunication company in the country. It also happens to be the largest internet service provider in Pakistan.


  7. Exotic lands beckon S.A. TV anchorsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    In case you're wondering where Ursula Pari and Deborah Knapp have been of late, both S.A. anchorwomen spent their days away doing a little continent-hopping, visiting destinations such as Hong Kong, Australia and Pakistan. KENS-TV's Knapp has been missing from her anchor chair the longest, since March 13, and some viewers, such as Joy Hendrix, have e-mailed their concerns.


  8. Column: Saudis strike, crude oil spikesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    Crude-oil prices spurted higher Wednesday night after Saudi Arabia and its allies launched air strikes against rebel forces in neighboring Yemen.


  9. Afghans rediscover the Kabuliwalas of KolkataRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Afghans have travelled to India for centuries but it was in the 19th century that they were given a romantic, and lasting identity. This link was set into history when the iconic Bengali writer Rabindranath Tagore penned his story about the "Kabuliwala," or man from Kabul, recording the presence of a community of Afghans who had made a second home in Kolkata, in present-day West Bengal.


  10. Morning MoneyBeat: How Earnings Could Push...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Morning MoneyBeat is the Journal's pre-market primer packed with market updates, insights and must-read news links. To receive this morning newsletter via email, click here: MARKET SNAP: At 6:10 a.m. ET, S&P 500 futures down 0.27%.


  11. Middle East B2C e-Commerce market sees only 20% of internet users of Qater purchase onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Apart from being the largest online market in terms of sales, it also has the best infrastructure for B2C E-Commerce, with the highest mobile, smartphone, Internet and payment card penetration. With more consumers shopping online every year, the share of B2C E-Commerce on total retail sales of goods in the UAE is forecasted to triple between 2014 and 2019.


  12. Inside America's abandoned spy denRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    THE co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings plane deliberately locked the pilot out the cockpit and forced the plane into descent, prosecutors say. STEPPING into the CIA's abandoned secret bunker in Iran is like walking through a time machine.


  13. Pakistan 'joining' Yemen war at Saudi requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Nation

    The government has said it will dispatch a top civil-military delegation to Saudi Arabia promising a "strong response" to any threat to the Gulf kingdom, following Riyadh's request that it join a coalition to defend Yemen's president. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a high-level meeting here Thursday evening to discuss the issue while the defence minister later clearly indicated Islamabad has decided to join a coalition of over 10 states against Shia Huthi rebels in Yemen at Saudi Arabia's asking.


  14. Pakistan to play ample hockey before Olympic qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Nation

    Islamabad - Pakistan hockey team training camp is in full swing here at the Naseer Bunda hockey stadium for the hectic hockey schedule, the main among them is Olympic qualifier. All the players have reported except Rizwan Senior and Rashid, as both were supposed to report on March 20, as they sought permission for playing leagues in Netherlands and England, but they failed to report while Irfan has reported.


  15. Koreans to Be Airlifted Out of Yemen Amid Saudi AirstrikesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chosun Ilbo

    Saudi Arabia has mobilized 150,000 troops and some 100 fighter jets to rout Iran-backed Houthi fighters that have taken over much of neighboring Yemen. The Korean Embassy in Yemen said Thursday it is discussing the evacuation of Koreans there with the UN.


  16. How Yemen's Chaos Stretches Beyond Its BordersRead the original story

    Thursday | WNYC-AM New York

    People examine the rubble following an air strike near the airport in Yemen's capital Sanaa on Thursday. Saudi Arabia said it carried out bombing raids in neighboring Yemen as Houthi rebels, allied with Iran, continued their offensive in the country.


  17. Rejected by Iran-backed Yemeni rebels, Obama now supports Saudi-led coalition's warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hot Air

    You might think that United States grand strategy in the Middle East should be founded in an understating of long-term American interests, its traditional partnerships, and a careful review of the interwoven and often conflicting interests of regional actors. Or, you could just throw darts at a board and back whichever regional partner looks appealing at the moment.


  18. Oil Markets Blow Yemen Crisis Out of ProportionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Time

    The markets clearly reacted with concern over the rising violence in the Arabian Peninsula, which pits Saudi Arabia against Iran in a proxy war. Saudi Arabia is targeting Shia rebels seeking to topple the Saudi-backed Yemeni government.


  19. Pakistan delegation heads to Saudi Arabia after Yemen r...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    Pakistan's government said Thursday it will dispatch a top civil-military delegation to Saudi Arabia following Riyadh's request that it join a coalition to defend Yemen's president, promising a "strong response" to any threat to the Gulf kingdom. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif decided to send the group to Saudi Arabia on Friday after meeting with top defence and military officials in Islamabad late Thursday, his office said in a statement.


  20. Three-Minute Briefing: Ted's Not-So-Excellent Healthcare Adventure Could Turn Away From ObamacareRead the original story

    Thursday | US News & World Report

    Welcome to Thursday, the 85th day of 2015 , and the 36th year to the day since then-President Jimmy Carter oversaw the signing of a peace treaty between Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, whose nations were sworn enemies with much spilled blood between them. That once-unlikely, give-to-get deal could be a template for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who's been strongly urged to make up with President Barack Obama after their bad romance hit a seriously nasty patch over the last few weeks.