Author Archives: Sameera Aziz

‘AuDITIONS Arabia’

By Sameera Aziz (Saudi Gazette) THE much awaited six winners’ names of the premier Pan-Arab gold jewelry design contest ‘AuDITIONS Arabia’ – launched in January 2008 from Dubai, Jeddah and Cairo by the World Gold Council (WGC) in partnership with international industry player Hammer Group – were announced in an award ceremony which took place at the Gulf Auditorium of ...

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Pakistan Offensive Against Taleban: The Final Nail

By Sameera Aziz (Saudi Gazette) The supporters of the now-defunct peace deal between the Pakistan government and the Taleban in the Swat region have been proved wrong. Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani finally decided to call the armed forces for eliminating the militants and terrorists who have forcibly occupied part of the country’s northwest, created chaos and have sent ...

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The Power Of a Mother’s Love

By Sameera Aziz (Saudi Gazette)   MOTHER’S DAY, celebrated in the Arab World on March 21 and in some other countries on the second Sunday in May, is a time to show our love and appreciation for our mothers and the role that they have played in our lives. The day is sometimes marked by mothers being presented with gifts, ...

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Dar Al-Hekma Students Benefit From German Meet

By Sameera Aziz (Saudi Gazette) JEDDAH – Six students of Dar Al-Hekma College returned to the Kingdom last week after attending a conference in Bremen, Germany. The theme of the Bremen International Model United Nations Conference (BRIMUN), held at the Jacobs University, was ‘How far would you go for democracy?’ Dr. Suhair H. Al-Quraishi, dean of the Dar Al-Hekma College, ...

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