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Jeddah Shisha smokers forced out

A law against smoking the pipes, known in Arabic as shisha, in public places has been in place for years in some other Saudi cities...

October 11, 2012 8:49
Spreading the word

Spreading the word

As the number of swine flu cases in the region rise, authorities are resorting to varied methods to promote awareness.

September 24, 2009 2:52
The shock tactic

The shock tactic

UAE seems hell-bent on stopping people from smoking their way to death. But is it going too far?

August 10, 2008 8:49