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All You Need Is Love - Sang by 156 Countries

A touching rendition of the song ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE. Sang by the people in 156 Countries. A song for everyone to share. This is for the awareness of AIDS i...
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Drought Led to Collapse of Civilizations, Study Says

Drought Led to Collapse of Civilizations, Study Says | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
A new study shows that drought spurred the collapse of Bronze Age civilizations on the eastern shores of the Mediterranean.
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Sahara's Incredible Masterwork Of Antiquity: Created By The Genius Of Man But Nobody Knows When and By Whom - MessageToEagle.com

Sahara's Incredible Masterwork Of Antiquity: Created By The Genius Of Man But Nobody Knows When and By Whom - MessageToEagle.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Oman Begins Work On GCC Railway - Eurasia Review

Oman Begins Work On GCC Railway - Eurasia Review | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Oman is poised to start work on the first phase of a railway project which is part of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) railway network, government officials told Al-Shorfa.
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Strange Ancient Labirynth City Under The Sands Of The Kara Kum Desert Reveals Its Secrets - MessageToEagle.com

Strange Ancient Labirynth City Under The Sands Of The Kara Kum Desert Reveals Its Secrets - MessageToEagle.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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These 10 Photos Show The World Of Difference Between Iraq's Past And Present

These 10 Photos Show The World Of Difference Between Iraq's Past And Present | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
This combination of two photographs shows a 1932 image of the Crooked Minaret mosque next to a Yazidi shrine in Mosul, northern Iraq, from the Library of Congress, and the same site, without the shrine, on June 8, 2009. (Library of Congress/AP)

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A virtual revolution

A virtual revolution | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
People of the Facebook TUNE into one of Saudi Arabia’s television channels and you are likely to find a stuffy report praising the government or a sheikh spinning...
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Airport Review: Qatar's Completely Over-the-top Hamad International Airport

Airport Review: Qatar's Completely Over-the-top Hamad International Airport | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Opened in April 2014, Hamad International Airport cost $16 billion and took 10 years to build — it has a shopping emporium with 70 retail outlets, 30 cafes and restaurants, a spa, two hotels, squash courts, and a public mosque.
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Oman to develop artificial coral reefs in Sur - Times of Oman

Oman to develop artificial coral reefs in Sur - Times of Oman | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Al Aufi, in a statement, said that the agreement marks the cooperation between the private and public sector to improve and develop fisheries in Oman.
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Take A Look At Qatar's Astounding New $16 Billion Airport - Business Insider

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In recent years, Qatar Airways has risen to become one of the best airlines in the world.
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'Big Hero 6' to Close Abu Dhabi Film Festival - Hollywood Reporter

'Big Hero 6' to Close Abu Dhabi Film Festival - Hollywood Reporter | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Hollywood Reporter 'Big Hero 6' to Close Abu Dhabi Film Festival Hollywood Reporter The second feature from Mostafa, one of the few Emirati filmmakers to have made the transition from shorts to full-length features, From A to B is a road movie...
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40 Maps That Explain The Middle East

40 Maps That Explain The Middle East | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
These maps are crucial for understanding the region's history, its present, and some of the most important stories there today.
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What Can Islam Do For The Environment? | Green Prophet

What Can Islam Do For The Environment? | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
What can Islam do for the environment? That's a question I have been asking myself for some years now and, in all honestly, I am nowhere near answering it
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Cold War Spy-Satellite Images Unveil Lost Cities | Innovators

Cold War Spy-Satellite Images Unveil Lost Cities | Innovators | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have used Cold War spy-satellite photos to uncover thousands of unsuspected archaeological sites.
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Google put its Street View camera on a camel's back to tour the Arabian desert

Google put its Street View camera on a camel's back to tour the Arabian desert | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Google's Street View cameras have been carried around on cars, boats, people, and now camels. The company recently set out to capture 360-degree imagery of the Arabian desert, and to "minimize"...
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The Hajj Airlift You've Probably Never Heard Of - TIME

The Hajj Airlift You've Probably Never Heard Of - TIME | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Operation Hajj helped airlift stranded pilgrims in 1952
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Qatari students take on robots! | Green Prophet

Qatari students take on robots! | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Elementary and middle school students from schools across Qatar recently tested their robotics know-how. The mock robot competition was held at the College
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Love story triumphs over racism in Israel

Love story triumphs over racism in Israel | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Al-Arab Daily Newspaper, first Arabic newspaper published in London 1977
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Tamil Brahmi Script Discovered On Ancient Jars In Egypt And Oman - MessageToEagle.com

Tamil Brahmi Script Discovered On Ancient Jars In Egypt And Oman - MessageToEagle.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Passports for falcons issued for GCC countries | The National

Passports for falcons issued for GCC countries | The National | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Falconers in Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE are to be allowed to bring their animals from country to country without needing new permits each time.
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Passports for falcons issued for GCC countries - The National

Passports for falcons issued for GCC countries - The National | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Passports for falcons issued for GCC countries
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ABU DHABI // Gulf Cooperation Council countries have agreed to allow the passage of falcons among member states — excluding Oman.
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Airport Review: Qatar's Completely Over-the-top Hamad International Airport - Yahoo Travel

Airport Review: Qatar's Completely Over-the-top Hamad International Airport - Yahoo Travel | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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In Yahoo Travel's new Airport Review series, we dissect everything you need to know — from check-in to takeoff to landing.
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Sotheby's to auction map drawn by Lawrence of Arabia - Asharq Alawsat English

Sotheby's to auction map drawn by Lawrence of Arabia - Asharq Alawsat English | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Asharq Alawsat English Sotheby's to auction map drawn by Lawrence of Arabia Asharq Alawsat English The map, which was drawn shortly after the end of the First World War, was based on the legendary British military intelligence officer's notes of...
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Kuwait bans novel on bedouin's life - ArabianBusiness.com

Kuwait bans novel on bedouin's life - ArabianBusiness.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Kuwait has banned a book detailing the life of a Bedouin growing up in the Gulf state during the 1980s and 1990s, according to the author.
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Why Dubai is Growing So Fast—And May Eventually Slow Down – Onward

Why Dubai is Growing So Fast—And May Eventually Slow Down – Onward | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
The Middle East's culture capital has made a big bet that in the future, most of the world will want to visit.
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