A Dubai resident claims he was hypnotized by a stranger and ended up giving the man almost $7,000.
Turkish President Recep Erdogan is no stranger to controversy and he can definitely add his new 1,000 room palace to the list, especially since hundreds of trees were cut down to make way for the complex.
Malala Yousafzai is probably one of the coolest 17 year olds out there. Pushing her global campaign for education, the young Pakistani Nobel Peace Prize winner now donated 50k to rebuild schools in Gaza.
The Ministry of Interior has banned all Halloween celebrations in Amman.
October 29, 2014
Cult leader Goel Ratzon was sentenced by the Tel Aviv District Court on Tuesday to 30 years in prison on his convictions for sex crimes and financial fraud.
Jordan is trying to reclaim the Mesha stele from the Louvre.
An unnamed Obama official described Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a "chickenshit" following US frustration at the leader. Ouch!
Back from the dead? New ghoulish Lebanon phone app lets you leave a “farewell” message before you die
Only in Lebanon. A new smartphone app has been designed to let people prerecord and schedule a final message for loved ones before dying.
An Austrian teen who ran away from home to join IS in Syria allegedly said she still gets Nutella and cornflakes in her new home.
October 28, 2014
The Saudi government will soon regulate all video sharing websites on the internet.
Saudi Arabia's Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice has shut down a sweets shop for selling "anti-Islamic" cakes.
A man in Lebanon called his friend to open fire on a hospital after a doctor told him he needed to shave his stomach hair for surgery.
The train’s last journey was in 2006 when it moved from the town of Dakhla in the north-western province of New Valley and has since never returned- until now!
October 27, 2014
A devastated bigamy victim told a court her husband had spent £45,000 on his second wedding party in Oman.
Iranian woman hanged for killing her rapist writes heart-wrenching letter to mother.