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Malaysia deports Saudi blogger wanted for Prophet tweets

Malaysia deports Saudi blogger wanted for Prophet tweets

Malaysia deported a Saudi Arabian blogger on Sunday, police said, despite fears voiced by human rights groups that he could face execution in his home country over Twitter comments he made that were deemed insulting to the Prophet Mohammad.

February 12, 2012 2:53
 
Fastfood, too furious: does quality have a place in the fastfood industry?

Fastfood, too furious: does quality have a place in the fastfood industry?

Customers are fighting back with a vengeance when it comes to bad experiences dining out. And companies can choose to listen and do better or get scratched of the menu.

January 15, 2012 4:00
 

Syrian Authorities arrest woman blogger

Syrian authorities arrested a blogger on Sunday who was traveling to Jordan to attend a conference on freedom of the press in the region, her friends said.

December 5, 2011 10:18
 

UAE pardons activists sentences for insulting leaders

The UAE president has pardoned five activists on Monday (Nov 28) who were convicted a day earlier for insulting leaders of the UAE and who had been on hunger strike for two weeks, a relative of one of the five said, according to a Reuters report.

November 28, 2011 2:23
 

UAE activists sentenced to jail

Five political activists convicted on Sunday of insulting the leaders of the United Arab Emirates were sentenced to between two and three years in jail.

November 27, 2011 1:38
 

Detained UAE blogger’s family decries smear campaign

The family of a blogger on trial for calling for political change in the United Arab Emirates has condemned what it calls a smear campaign against him and urged the government to try to rein in people calling for his death.

November 10, 2011 11:09
 

UK ambassador in Sudan keeps blogging despite protest

Britain's ambassador to Sudan said on Tuesday he would continue his controversial blog despite protests by Khartoum over his latest entry which criticised a severe economic crisis in the African country.

November 2, 2011 10:56
 
UAE critics plead ‘not guilty’ for July trial

UAE critics plead ‘not guilty’ for July trial

Bloggers, lecturer plead not guilty of insulting rulers; Crowd of some 100 men rallied to denounce defendants, with trial resuming July 18.

June 15, 2011 1:34
 
Best Burger Bullies Blogger

Best Burger Bullies Blogger

We’re serving you bad food and you’re gonna like it…or else! Kipp’s friend Alex talks about the latest blogger-restaurant shenanigans.

April 17, 2011 9:41