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Forbes thinks Portland, Oregon, is poised to become a tech mecca

Portland, Oregon, has long been celebrated for its amazing food, beer, urban environment, and quirkiness, among other things. But more and more, we’re starting to see the Rose City land on lists for its startup community and its tech scene. 128 more words


“…Take care to proclaim that the great god Pan is dead”

A satyr god dozes among the sun-drenched trees. The sun, dragged by the chariot of this god’s shining uncle warms the fur that covers his goat’s legs. 732 more words

Writing On People

When in Rome do as the Romans do: Part 3 - UAE - Sharia Laws

For the last part of my blog series; ‘When in Rome do as the Romans do’, I will be shifting momentum to the middle east with focus on United Arab Emirates. 430 more words


Scotland Study Centre

The Director of Scotland Study Centre has written the following article:

I spent five months teaching in a women’s college in Madinah, Saudi Arabia. However, as a non-Saudi, as a non-Muslim, and especially as a non-Saudi, non-Muslim female, in those five months I only managed to gain limited insight into the Saudi culture and practices. 1 354 more words

Saudi Arabia

Rare 1791 painting of Mecca, 1917 Saudi diary up for auction at Sotheby’s

The painting dates back to the 18th century and depicts a majestic scene of Mecca. (Sotheby’s)

Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Sunday, 29 October 2017… 194 more words

Arab World

Three Mecca Beauty Buys

For my birthday this year, my parents got me a gift card to Mecca Maxima so I could choose some items I love.

It’s been over two months since my birthday and I’ve finally made my choices! 302 more words