Doctor denied German citizenship over handshake refusal

Berlin: A German court has ruled that a Muslim doctor should not be granted citizenship after he refused to shake hands with the woman presenting him his naturalisation certificate during his citizenship ceremony. According to the administrative court of Baden-Württemberg, the Lebanese man had forgone his right to become a German because his refusal to […]

Saudi Arabia revokes citizenship of bin Laden heir

Dubai: Saudi Arabia announced has revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaeda leader who has become an increasingly prominent figure in the terror network. There was no immediate explanation why the royal decree stripping his citizenship, signed in November, was only becoming public now. However, the announcement comes after the […]