They came for the men first, as the security forces of Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad killed, beat and arrested people protesting against his regime. Next, they came for the women of Syria’s revolution. Despite the threats, however, they refuse to be silenced. As the violence has become worse, women activists have organised a Friday protest […]

Pornography was found in a raid of Osama bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan last week that led to his death, a source familiar with the materials said. The material was sexually explicit, the source said. The source would not discuss exactly where it was found, what it was, or if it is believed to be […]

Barack Obama’s approval rating has hit its highest point in two years – 60% – with more than half of Americans saying he deserves to be re-elected, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll taken after US forces killed the al-Qaida leader, Osama bin Laden. In concerning signs for Republicans, the president’s standing improved not just […]

Microsoft announced an $8.5 billion acquisition of the Internet telephone service Skype Technologies SA from eBay and a group of private equity investors including Silicon Valley heavyweights Silver Lake Partners. The deal is Microsoft’s largest cash purchase in its 36-year long history.

Does killing Bin Laden make us any safer? This is a great question that pops up in our minds. Well here is my take on it as someone who has lived in the middle east. I think with Bin Laden out of the picture (thank God) the world is much safer as the master mind […]