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This week's brawls are not the first time a Turkish parliamentary session has descended into violence. (Euronews)
May 03, 2016 - 13:47 GMT
A heated discussion descended into violence at a meeting which had already been postponed due to fighting.
A pile of pilfered pills. (Shutterstock)
May 03, 2016 - 12:59 GMT
Saudi border guards arrested two men who dumped barrels of amphetamines off of a boat!
A screenshot of the scene. (Facebook)
May 03, 2016 - 10:01 GMT
Women have been making headlines lately for standing up to sexual assault - and this time a group of women beat up a man for flashing a woman.
Vests are not just for explosives: They can be used for weight loss or even pregnancy simulation. (PregnantDads.com)
May 03, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
‘Suspect’ spotted wearing training vest loaded with weights.
A new widow in Saudi Arabia is suddenly a millionaire! (Shutterstock)
May 02, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
A young bride collected millions in inheritance when her husband died after a month of marriage!
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May 02, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
A dinner party in UAE turned violent after a man accused a guest of being a lesbian.
The Palestinian flag is banned from Eurovision. (Shutterstock)
May 02, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
This year's Eurovision competition will not recognize the Palestinian flag.
A shot of the buses burning in Mecca. (Twitter)
May 01, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
Disgruntled employees of Saudi Arabia’s Binladin Group construction company have torched several buses in the city of Mecca.
McDonald's: Not nutritious enough for fighting against the enemy, say Taliban fighters. (Shutterstock)
May 01, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
'We don't even consider it as food,' said one Taliban fighter.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon watches as Bruna Gabriella holds the 2016 Olympic flame during a ceremony at the UN offices in Geneva, on April 29, 2016. (UN/AFP)
April 30, 2016 - 11:24 GMT
UN chief Ban Ki-moon called for solidarity with refugees, who will compete on a special team this year.
April 30, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
A new study published in the Astronomical Notes journal suggests Ibn Sina's writings may include an account of the Supernova 1006.
Palestinian farmers inspect destroyed olive trees near the West Bank city of Hebron, which were allegedly uprooted by Jewish settlers. (AFP/File)
April 29, 2016 - 12:35 GMT
A new initiative aims to preserve traditional Palestinian agriculture and the culture that comes with it.
Good booze is bad news in Oman. (Flickr)
April 29, 2016 - 09:36 GMT
A group of frequent partiers were apprehended after police grew suspicious.
Give blood, get a thank-you. (Shuttestock)
April 28, 2016 - 15:17 GMT
A new text-message program thanks and encourages Omani blood donors!
Who knew that covering a check could lead to death? (Shutterstock)
April 28, 2016 - 13:12 GMT
A man shot and killed his friend who picked up the tab for their lunch!
Palestinian and South African officials pose in front of a giant statue of Nelson Mandela during its inauguration ceremony in the West Bank city of Ramallah on April 26, 2016. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
April 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Ramallah's mayor described the gift from Johannesburg as symbol of the 'struggle against racism.'