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Saudi Arabia forbids 50 names including Amir, Iman

Advertisements RIYADH: The Interior Ministry of Saudi Arabia has issued list of 50 names, which contradict the religious or cultural norms of the Kingdom. Advertisements As stated in the Gulf News, parents living in the Kingdom would no longer be allowed to call their children by these forbidden names after …

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YouTube blocked in Pakistan 2015

Nearly three years are about to complete since the famous video sharing website YouTube has not been accessible in Pakistan. The site has been blocked in the country since 2012 due to hosting the ‘Innocense of Muslims’, a film that provoked violent protest around the world. At that time, the …

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China drops US tech products to boost domestic firms

CHINA: China has dropped giant U.S. companies such as Cisco, Apple, McAfee and Citrix from its official list of approved products for government purchasing, according to Reuters and BBC news agency. Drop means that all the above mentioned companies’ products are no longer on approved list used by government department …

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Rallies banned in Karachi red zones

KARACHI: The Sindh government has banned public gatherings, rallies, demonstrations and assembly of more than five persons in the red zones of the Karachi for one month. The decision comes from the government office before an hour of the today scheduled protest of Majlis-i-Wahdat-i-Muslimeen in front of Chief Minister House …

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