GEMS Education has announced that it has partnered with Aimia Inc, a data-driven marketing and loyalty analytics company headquartered in Canada, to create the “region’s first” education-related rewards and benefits programme.
An Egyptian adventurer has become the first amputee to swim from Egypt to Jordan, crossing a 20-kilometre stretch of the Red Sea’s Gulf of Aqaba last month in under nine hours.
At least one Bahraini protester was killed and scores injured Tuesday when clashes erupted as police stormed a sit-in supporting a top opposition cleric, eyewitnesses said.
Activists said security forces killed a protester during a raid on the home village of Bahrain's Shia spiritual leader on Tuesday.
US forces have carried out a ground raid on an Al-Qaeda compound in Yemen, killing seven militants, the Pentagon said late on Monday.
Palestinians were yesterday observing a general strike in solidarity with prisoners refusing food in Israeli jails for more than a month over their conditions.
The United Nations’ special envoy to Yemen said yesterday he wanted to prevent any attack on the Houthi-held Red Sea port of Hodeidah and also called for the central bank’s independence to be maintained to allow it to pay salaries on both sides of the conflict.