Sotheby's auction house has said it will auction off an extremely rare and historically important pink diamond and an equally exceptional Burmese ruby next month, hoping to get up to $18 million for each.
The Historic Pink Dia
A Bahrain-bound boat with billions of dollars worth of rare and endangered birds has been detained by the Iranian Navy, according to reports.
The boat from Pakistan was carrying 142 falcons and 240 Asian Houbara Bustards, which ar
The UN nuclear agency has invited all its members, including Israel, Arab states and Iran, to attend rare talks later this year about the volatile Middle East and efforts to rid the world of atomic bombs, a document showed.
While Israel an
A rare carpet valued at more than $1 million will be on display at Domotex Middle East 2008, which will be held in Dubai from May 25-27.
Domotex is the only dedicated carpets and floor coverings exhibition in the Mena region.
Christie’s, the world’s leading art business and auction house, will have on display an impeccable array of rare jewels and watches worth $30 million at its forthcoming series of sales in Dubai on April 29.
The two-day event will be stage
Starbucks Middle East launched its latest black apron exclusive (BAE), Colombia Narino El Tambo, the 17th in this line of rare gourmet coffees.
The new coffee, which is being introduced across the region, has been selected by Starbucks be
An out-of-control US spy satellite that is hurtling towards earth has a one in 10,000 chance of hitting Bahrain, according to an expert.
"The probability is very small and nobody is worried about it," Bahrain Astronomical Society head Dr S
The sharp drop in violence that has accompanied the US troop buildup in Iraq has given the war-torn country a rare opportunity for stability, analysts have said.
The panel of independent experts on Iraq told a US House of Representatives s