In breakthrough for women’s rights, Saudi brides will finally receive copies of their marriage contracts
May 03, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Many Saudi women have had issues with proving their marriage was legitimate and with inheritance in the case of the husband's death.
May 03, 2016 - 08:53 GMT
Young Somali woman moved to Australia with critical injuries, days after Iranian man died after self-immolation on Nauru.
May 03, 2016 - 08:27 GMT
Israeli police spokesperson Luba al-Samri said in a statement that unknown assailants opened fire at the house of a 50-year-old Palestinian in the Bedouin village of Tuba-Zangariyye in northern Israel, among other incidents.
May 03, 2016 - 07:56 GMT
One hundred Syrian refugees, mostly women and children, were flown out from Lebanon through the Rafic Hariri International Airport as part of a project organized by Sant'Egidio Catholic community, the Federation of Evangelical Churches and the Valdese Evangelical Church.
May 03, 2016 - 07:26 GMT
At least three more deaths were reported in Aleppo on Monday as a result of Syrian government airstrikes.
May 03, 2016 - 06:29 GMT
The two journalists, arrested during the Interior Ministry's storming of the press syndicate on Sunday, were accused of "spreading false news, inciting the public, and plotting to overthrow the regime."
May 03, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Since 2011, more than 2,600 Afghan policemen and women have trained in Turkey.
May 03, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The decision was described as highly controversial politically and legally, as the United Nations only recognizes the Unity Government as the representative of the Libyan people.
May 02, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Army spokesman Col. Sani Usman said in a statement that at least three militants were killed while nine were captured in the operations in northeastern Borno State.
May 02, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The company's Public Information Officer Tariq Labad told Ma'an that Egypt promised to fix the problem as soon as possible.
May 02, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Australian aid worker was reportedly abducted in east Afghanistan by unidentified men claiming to be intelligence officers.
May 02, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Egypt won a seat at the Security Council in a vote held last October.
May 02, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A recent Freedom House report ranked Jordan 145th out of 199 in press freedom globally.
May 02, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
The group has strong support from Germans who criticized Angela Merkel's open-door policy for refugees.
May 02, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
1,350 people had gathered at the camp to be relocated to reception centers, where they are expected to request asylum.