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Big brother in the Smart city

Landlords now have three months to install CCTV cameras on their properties

September 1, 2014 12:27
Watchdog urges Kuwait to stop transgender abuse

Watchdog urges Kuwait to stop transgender abuse

Kuwaiti police torture and sexually abuse transgender women - individuals born male but who identify as female - a human rights watchdog said on Sunday, urging the Gulf state to protect them from violence and investigate claims of brutality.

January 15, 2012 2:26
Dubai’s hunt for its buried treasure continues

Dubai’s hunt for its buried treasure continues

As Dubai does some serious housekeeping…there’s got to be some seriously review and fortification of the current processes for money lending and, yes, even traffic fines.

December 13, 2011 3:08

Kuwait police disperse rally

Kuwait police used batons to disperse protesters chanting slogans against the prime minister on Wednesday, injuring an opposition MP, as a group of Kuwaitis wanted for storming the parliament last week turned themselves in, witnesses said.

November 24, 2011 1:52
Egypt’s transition tested by security breakdown

Egypt’s transition tested by security breakdown

As Egypt builds its democracy identity amid lack of security that may hurt the country’s fragile economy and is prompting even citizens to buy their own firearms.

May 19, 2011 1:40

Bahrain protesters block highway, confront police

Protesters look to shut off Financial Harbour; Police fire tear gas to disperse crowds; * Ministry urges protesters to retreat for their own safety

March 13, 2011 2:58

‘Cameras everywhere’ – Dubai police plan to expand city security

Growing city needs extra security efforts, says police chief.

June 20, 2010 3:01

Saudi Police break up protest by sacked employees

Former employees 'caused chaos' in hospital.

June 16, 2010 3:20

Police foil $14.4 billion fraud

Iranian fraudster wanted by Interpol; police call attempt "stupid."

June 6, 2010 3:51

Greek President: country “on the brink of the abyss”

Proposed austerity measures spark violent clashes between protestors and police.

May 6, 2010 12:49