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Will Iran War be Another October Surprise?   

The Counter Punch - 23 April, 2012
Author: Andrew Levine

Will Mitt Romney and Benjamin Netanyahu concoct a war with Iran? Not if they have a tenth of the sense they were born with. But that's not much consolation when we're dealing, on the one hand, with a vulture capitalist and one time Mormon bishop whose flip flopping gives opportunism a bad name and, on the other, with a fascistically inclined ethnocratic zealot on a mission from God.
SR19m set for restoration of mosques
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
The Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Da'wah and Guidance has signed contracts worth SR19 million to restore a large number of mosques around the Kingdom, said Abdullah Al-Huwaimel, the ministry's...
Goodwill Forum aims to educate children on Islam
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
The "Sauhrda Vichara Vedi" (Goodwill Forum), which groups different religious organizations, intends to hold a variety of programs in the coming months to educate Muslim children from Kerala to teach...
Oman on alert as MERS virus spreads in bordering countries
Source : Times of Oman  
Date : 2014-04-22
Health officials in Oman are on alert after the killer coronavirus MERS struck again across the border infecting victims in the UAE and in Saudi Arabia....
KACST takes science show to Alkhobar
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
The King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) will hold its science and technology exhibition in Alkhobar in the Eastern Province from April 27....
Tighter security for gold shops
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
The Civil Defense has developed a new, comprehensive strategy to enhance safety and security at gold workshops in Jeddah, said Brig. Salim Matrafi, director of the Civil Defense Department in...
Madinah govt departments to vie for public service award
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
A total of 109 governmental entities will compete for a newly launched government award for best public service....
Schools seek ministries' advice over coronavirus
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
Many teachers and students are staying home because they fear becoming infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus, educationists said here Monday....
Ministry launches complaint center for domestic workers
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
The Labor Ministry has launched a first-of-its-kind multilingual communication center to address complaints and grievances voiced by the Kingdom's 1.2 million domestic workers....
IFF volunteers gear up for Haj
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-22
India Fraternity Forum (IFF), a non-profit voluntary organization involved in social welfare activities among the expatriate Indian community, held its annual function under the banner 'Sneha Koota 2014' here on...
Qatargas, MMUP's joint cleanliness drive 'highly popular' among residents
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
The joint campaign of Qatargas and the Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning (MMUP) held under the theme, "We all see you, you are not alone", has proven to be...
Crackdown intensifies on illegal residents
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
Many illegal residents and those working outside the purview of their sponsors are "on the run" these days, in view of the increased frequency of raids and inspections at commercial...
OCFA keen to boost fraternal business, cultural ties
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2014-04-22
A special introductory evening of the Oman-China Friendship Association (OCFA) was held in the presence of the Chinese Ambassador to the Sultanate, Wu Jiuhong, Ambassador Shaikh Salim bin Abdullah BaOmar,...
Ash'shura debates collection of custom duties
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2014-04-22
The Majlis Ash'shura Office yesterday held its 15th regular meeting of the third annual sitting (2013-2014) of the 7th term (2011-2015) under the chair of Khalid bin Hilal al Maawali,...
43 students attend TAMUQ's development programme
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
Forty-three Grade 10 and 11 students from Qatar's independent high schools participated in the Future Aggie Engineers Stem (science, technology, engineering and math) Development Programme, organised by Texas A&M at...
Columbia University team gains insight into Education City
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) recently hosted a delegation from New York's Columbia University for an overview of the unique architecture and interior design within Education...
Chinese envoy meets Katara official
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
The general manager of Katara, Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al-Sulaiti, has met the Chinese Ambassador Gao Youchen and a delegation from Chang Jiang Province including the deputy director of cultural...
CMC chief receives ambassador
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
The chairman of the Central Municipal Council (CMC) Saud al-Hinzab has received the Omani ambassador Mohamed bin Nasser bin Hamad al-Wahaibi, who presented an invitation from the Muscat Municipality for...
Therapists 'a must for large firms'
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-04-22
Residents have called upon authorities to make it mandatory for companies employing a large number of workers to employ counsellors to address psychological issues faced by their staff....
195 schools take part in student research fair
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-04-22
A total of 447 scientific researches from 195 schools are featured at the sixth National Students Research Fair, one of the highlights of Education Forum 2014 which opened yesterday at...
Bank Muscat hosts social media seminar for SMEs
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2014-04-22
Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, hosted a seminar on social media for the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector at the bank's head office....
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