Lesser threat to Israeli Army as tension mounts in Egypt


About the revolution it’s been said that it consumes its own children. It has been nearly two and a half years since the onset of Arab Spring when people across Arab nations came together with the basic resolve to improve the economic situation and civil liberties leading to the downfall of some Arab leaders andContinue reading “Lesser threat to Israeli Army as tension mounts in Egypt”

Netanyahu on AWOL as Danon wins Party President elections


  Much to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s dismay, he was warned by Justice Minister Tzipi Livni two weeks ago to not allow Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon to take over of the coalition. Although Danon’s right-wing extremism on diplomatic issues have not succeeded in taking hold of the coalition till but it is steadily movingContinue reading “Netanyahu on AWOL as Danon wins Party President elections”

US to step up support to rebels after evidence on Syrian government’s use of chemical weapons


After Barack Obama has announced White House’s plans to arm Syrian rebels due to receiving evidence regarding Syrian government making use of chemical weapons against rebels, there are growing expectations of this being the next big news for some days now. Here are the latest updates on the issue as Assad forces launch Aleppo assault.Continue reading “US to step up support to rebels after evidence on Syrian government’s use of chemical weapons”

Teen sparks public outrage in China by putting graffiti on Egyptian heritage site, Luxor


A Chinese micro-blogger posted a photo of graffiti at a Luxor temple complex on Friday saying: “Ding Jinhao was here.” The person behind this act is a 15-year-old boy from Nanjing whose details such as name, date of birth and school were posted online according to reports. His parents have apologised on his behalf toContinue reading “Teen sparks public outrage in China by putting graffiti on Egyptian heritage site, Luxor”

Hezbollah’s leader in support of Syrian government against rebels


Militant group Hezbollah’s leader has lent support of his powerful movement to the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad and vowed to help the government in securing a victory against the Syrian rebels. Hassan Nasrallah considers the Syrian rebels as proxy warriors for the West and Israel. The current Nasrallah’s comments are looked at asContinue reading “Hezbollah’s leader in support of Syrian government against rebels”

Next Generation Broadcast Imaging is going to hit screens with the ARRI Ikegami HDK-97ARRI debut


The HDK-97ARRI is based on an ARRI Super 35mm CMOS sensor and is developed with an intention to establish large format sensors in a broadcast environment. This is a dream project for two giants in the industry, Ikegami and ARRI. This imaging machine is like none other device available in the market. You can takeContinue reading “Next Generation Broadcast Imaging is going to hit screens with the ARRI Ikegami HDK-97ARRI debut”

Google’s keymen Schmidt and Cohen warns against the length Chinese can go to gain superpower status


Google’s executive chairman and State Department official Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen consecutively have penned a book, “The New Digital Age” (Random House). Jared Cohen is also the man behind Google Ideas, a Google sponsored think tank. After assessing the initial portion of the book, Wall Street Journal’s Corporate Intelligence blog has found out ChinaContinue reading “Google’s keymen Schmidt and Cohen warns against the length Chinese can go to gain superpower status”

Egyptian President Morsi cancels controversial judicial powers curtailing decree


-Egypt’s President Mohammed Morsi has cancelled the constitutional decree where powers of judiciary to question any decisions taken by the President were taken away saying that it was required to introduce reform measures in the country. -Protestors came out in huge numbers to express their dissatisfaction at the decision after the decree was passed onContinue reading “Egyptian President Morsi cancels controversial judicial powers curtailing decree”

Egypt’s leading judicial body joins protests against President Mohamed Morsy


-Protests in Egypt over the unchecked presidential powers have taken a new turn with the leading judicial body joining the protests. -The announcement regarding issuing of decree that states courts cannot turn down orders given by the president since he came to power in July, 2012 and till six months after the new constitution isContinue reading “Egypt’s leading judicial body joins protests against President Mohamed Morsy”

Air strikes by Israel in Gaza kills BBC Arabic journalist’s son among others


11 year old Son of BBC Arabic Journalist of Jihad Misharawi was killed after shrapnel hit their family home in Gaza. Three people in all have died as a result of recent incidents of violence between Israel and Gaza militants. The place where these people were present was a four story building in Kiryat MalachiContinue reading “Air strikes by Israel in Gaza kills BBC Arabic journalist’s son among others”