Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service, has announced "Jinn", its first Arabic original series. The six-episode series is expected to launch all around the world in 2019. The series will feature Middle Eastern talent, and filmed in Jordan later this year. The young adult fantasy adventure comes from Lebanese director Mir-Jean Bou Chaaya and Jordanian screenwriter, Bassel Ghandour from Oscar-nominated Theeb, partnering with the twin producers, Elan and Rajeev Dassani. "Jinn" will be a…
ISLAMABAD: Asia Arif, the youngest university qualified gold medalist in Pakistan was on Thursday presented a shield on behalf of the Ministry of Education for her remarkable achievements Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Baligh-ur-Rehman invited Ms. Arif to his office and presented her the shield. The minister praised the young girl’s efforts and wished her success in future endeavors. Asia Arif specialises in Arabic Language and has received appreciation at different forums for her expertise…
A California university student who was taken off a Southwest Airlines flight after another passenger heard him speaking Arabic was traumatized and he wants an apology, the Council on American-Islamic Relations said on Monday.
Norway on Friday launched a competition to develop a smartphone app to help Syrian children who are unable to attend school because of the war build basic Arabic literacy skills, the foreign minister said.
NEW YORK: Two men were kept from boarding a flight from Chicago to Philadelphia this week because they were speaking Arabic, one of several incidents reflecting public paranoia since the Paris attacks.
Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai is reportedly learning to speak in Arabic these days.