The Education Ministry has decided against proposals to allow teachers to transfer from one school to another, saying that it is difficult to implement fairly. It has a point.
None of the multifaceted challenges embodied in Ukraine seems open to an easy solution.
MOST people in the world these days live in towns or cities. They have forgotten that one of the concerns of country-dwellers is attacks by wild animals.
The truce agreed late Wednesday night between Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovich and opposition politicians representing the street demonstrators, may possibly see a suspension of the violence wh
The drive to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Kingdom is about a great deal more than money.
The wicked violence in Iraq continues to mount. Death comes indiscriminately to civilians from car and suicide bombers.
THERE is no doubt about it. People in the Kingdom do like to shop.
The tide of illegal immigrants trying to make their way to Europe is reaching critical proportions. This January 2,000 were picked up, mostly by the Italian Navy.
A RECENT government study on conditions in Saudi prisons has laid out some harsh realities about the conditions encountered by those who are jailed.
When considering the plight of the Palestinians, who could possibly disagree with the following statement: “It is time to stop this hypocrisy and inject some balance and fairness to this discussion?
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