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Pyramids in Sudan. (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The Sudanese Minister of Information, Ahmed Bilal Othman, claimed on Sunday that the Meroë Pyramids of Sudan are 2,000 years older than Egypt's pyramids.
Banan, whose mother is the former Iraqi dictator's eldest daughter, Raghad, enjoyed a traditional henna party before her wedding, 2014. (File photo)
March 23, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Saddam Hussein’s granddaughter was named the best young fashion designer at a Kurdish cultural festival held in Amman, Jordan on Monday, Asharq Al Awsat newspaper reported.
Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai ordered the driver of an SUV and his two friends to perform community service after they performed stunts at City Walk, Dubai. (YouTube)
March 22, 2017 - 11:16 GMT
Driving through a sandstorm in an SUV - don't try it at home!
March 22, 2017 - 10:21 GMT
Yesterday, the airline had announced that electronic devices larger than a cell phone or smartphone, excluding medical devices, will not be allowed in the cabin of flights to the US.
The Aedicule at the heart of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. (AFP/File)
March 22, 2017 - 08:18 GMT
The restoration team removed hundreds of years of candle soot, as well as marble slabs encasing a stone bench where believers say Jesus' body was placed after his crucifixion and death.
A Saudi woman films using her mobile during the first ever Comic-Con event in the coastal City of Jeddah, on February 16, 2017. (AFP/File)
March 22, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The author of the comic is none other than Prince Faisal al-Saud.
The proposed ban would impact millions of expat workers living in Kuwait. (Shutterstock)
March 21, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
A Kuwaiti lawyer has come up with a novel way to improve traffic in the country - ban foreigners from driving.
Royal Jordanian is among the airlines affected by the electronics ban. (Shutterstock)
March 21, 2017 - 11:16 GMT
Trump's latest travel ban might have been struck down in courts, but they've found new ways to make long haul flights even more uncomfortable if your traveling to or from eight Middle Eastern countries.
Egyptian police are seen in riot gear at a protest. (AFP)
March 21, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
An Egyptian MP has called for social media activists to be executed.
Ancient coins from the Byzantine Empire era (Seventh century) displayed during a press tour of the authority's storerooms on March 19, 2017. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
March 21, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The bronze coins were found beneath ruins of buildings that were used by Christian pilgrims en route to Jerusalem.
Canadian teacher Maggie MacDonnell (L) receives the Global Teacher Prize from Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, vice-president and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, during a ceremony in Dubai on March 19, 2017. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
March 20, 2017 - 11:20 GMT
The teacher works in a remote school among the Inuit community and has been lauded for her work to prevent alcohol abuse and suicide.
Coulter rallied against allowing more refugees to enter the US from Middle Eastern nations.
March 20, 2017 - 10:18 GMT
Anne Coulter, a controversial figure in the US, has made similarly outrageous and racist comments in the past.
Technological advancements, mixed culture and government services - some of the things which UAE residents love about the country. (File/Photo)
March 20, 2017 - 08:14 GMT
Today marks the 'International day of Happiness!'
File image of a tiger. [Shutterstock.]
March 20, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Three tiger cubs destined for war-torn Syria where rescued by an animal welfare group at Beirut airport.
A cat. [Shutterstock]
March 19, 2017 - 14:17 GMT
Three men found guilty for their role in killing a cat in Dubai have been sentenced to clean out the emirate's zoo.
Russian couple take selfies and record a 360-degee video atop a skyscraper along Dubai's Sheikh Zayed Road. (Instagram)
March 19, 2017 - 09:17 GMT
Reckless daredevils continue to illegally climb skyscrapers in Dubai.