Air Arabia launches flights to Baku

Sharjah-based Air Arabia has launched its inaugural service to Baku, marking the airline’s first entrance into Azerbaijan. An official delegation including Sheikh Fahim Al Qasimi,…


Is printing press Turkish invention?

In 1620, Francis Bacon said that the world’s most important inventions are the printing press, gunpowder and the compass. While these things originated in Asia, they…

View from the Citadel over the city of Aleppo, Syria

Alepo: Air strike on mosque kills 42

Warplanes struck a mosque in the rebel-held village of al-Jina, southwest of Atarib near Aleppo in Syria, killing at least 42 people and wounding dozens,…